U+6603 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 afternoon; the sun in the afternoon sky; to decline. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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. In text U+6603 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 98 83
UTF-16 66 03
UTF-32 00 00 66 03
URL-Quoted %E6%98%83
HTML-Escape 昃
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 昃
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DA E0
IRG_GSource G0-6A3E
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5A60
IRG_KPSource KP1-491
IRG_KSource K1-7069
IRG_TSource T2-272B
IRG_VSource V2-8C7
BigFive CCCA
CCCII 223764
CNS1986 2-272B
CNS1992 2-272B
EACC 223764
GB0 7430
GB1 7430
Jis0 5864
KPS1 491C
KSC1 8073
MainlandTelegraph 2493
TaiwanTelegraph 2493
Xerox 273:245


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6603
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) 昃
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 昃
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 昃
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 昃
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 昃
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 昃
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 昃
Case Folding (cf) 昃
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 昃
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) 昃
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
kIICore (kIICore) CH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6A3E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5A60
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-491
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-7069
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-272B
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8C7
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0852.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 13785
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21489.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0490.350
kBigFive (kBigFive) CCCA
kCangjie (kCangjie) AMO
kCantonese (kCantonese) zak1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 223764
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 633.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-272B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-272B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0852.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) afternoon; the sun in the afternoon sky; to decline
kEACC (kEACC) 223764
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6028.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 7430
kGB1 (kGB1) 7430
kGSR (kGSR) 0924f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21489.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21489.030:zè
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KATAMUKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOKU SHOKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5864
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0490.350
kKorean (kKorean) CHI
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 491C
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8073
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2493
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6755
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 134a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 13785
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 58
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5093+72.4.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 72.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 72.4
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2493
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kXerox (kXerox) 273:245
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1445.040:zè
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) 昃
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) 昃
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)