U+6409 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as knock; pick out; ridicule. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is què.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 2 other glyphs. In text U+6409 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E6 90 89
UTF-16 64 09
UTF-32 00 00 64 09
URL-Quoted %E6%90%89
HTML-Escape 搉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 搉
Pīnyīn què
IRG_GSource GE-2B60
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-2D44
IRG_KPSource KP1-46A
IRG_KSource K1-5733
IRG_TSource T2-4324
IRG_VSource V2-8C5
BigFive DD7C
CCCII 22334C
CNS1986 2-4324
CNS1992 2-4324
EACC 22334C
JIS0213 2,13,36
Jis1 3239
KPS1 46A3
KSC1 5519
TaiwanTelegraph 2274
Xerox 270:355

Related Characters


  • 㩁
  • 搉


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6409
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 搉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 搉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 搉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 搉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 搉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 搉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 搉
Case Folding (cf) 搉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 搉
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 搉
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2B60
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2D44
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-46A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5733
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4324
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8C5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0796.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 12451
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31937.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0445.400
kBigFive (kBigFive) DD7C
kCangjie (kCangjie) QOBG
kCantonese (kCantonese) kok3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 22334C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 586.610
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4324
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4324
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0796.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) knock; pick out; ridicule
kEACC (kEACC) 22334C
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5401.4
kGSR (kGSR) 1117c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31937.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31937.090:què,huō
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UTSU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAKU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,13,36
kJis1 (kJis1) 3239
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0445.400
kKorean (kKorean) KAK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 46A3
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5519
kMandarin (kMandarin) què
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1713
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 12451
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 649
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14581+64.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 64.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 64.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 464.13 466.22
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 㩁
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2274
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 270:355
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0951.081:què
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 搉
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 搉
Script Extension (scx) Han
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)