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Glyph for U+6881
Source: Noto CJK

U+6881 CJK Unified Ideo­graph-​6881

U+6881 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as bridge; beam; rafters; surname. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is liáng.

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 1 other glyphs. In text U+6881 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Liang (Romanization used in China, Chinese: 梁) is an East Asian surname of Chinese origin. The surname is often transliterated as Leung (in Hong Kong) or Leong (in Macau, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines) according to its Cantonese and Hakka pronunciation, Neo / Nio / Niu (Hokkien, Teochew, Hainan), or Liong (Foochow). In Indonesia, it is known as Liang or Nio. It is also common in Korea, where it is written Ryang (량) or Yang (양). In Vietnam, it's pronounced as Lương.

It is listed 128th in the classic text Hundred Family Surnames. In 2019 it was the 22nd most common surname in Mainland China. In comparison, it is the 7th most common surname in Hong Kong, where it is usually written Leung or Leong.


System Representation
UTF-8 E6 A2 81
UTF-16 68 81
UTF-32 00 00 68 81
URL-Quoted %E6%A2%81
HTML-Escape 梁
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 梁
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D5 D9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CE C2
Pīnyīn liáng

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Case Folding Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
ASCII Hex Digit
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+6881 CJK Unified Ideograph-6881
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
Big Five Mapping B1E7
CCCII Mapping 214457
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-5B2D
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-5B2D
Cangjie Input Code EID
kCantonese loeng4
kCihaiT 697.501
kCowles 2318
kDaeJaweon 0916.180
Unihan Definition bridge; beam; rafters; surname
kEACC 214457
kFenn 489A
kFennIndex 300.07
kFourCornerCode 3390.4
kFrequency 4
kGB0 3326
kGB1 3326
kGSR 0738a
kHKGlyph 1917
kHanYu 21220.050
kHangul 량:0E 양:0
kHanyuPinlu liáng(95) liang(73)
kHanyuPinyin 21220.050:liáng
kIRGDaeJaweon 0916.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 14825
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 21220.050
kIRGKangXi 0528.010
kIRG_GSource G0-413A
kIRG_HSource HB1-B1E7
kIRG_JSource J0-4E42
kIRG_KPSource KP0-D7E0
kIRG_KSource K0-5559
kIRG_TSource T1-5B2D
kIRG_VSource V1-5979
kJapaneseOn RYOU
kJinmeiyoKanji 2010
kJis0 4634
kKPS0 D7E0
kKSC0 5357
kKangXi 0528.010
kKarlgren 543
kKorean LYANG
kKoreanEducationHanja 2007
kMainlandTelegraph 2733
kMandarin liáng
kMatthews 3951
kMeyerWempe 1544
kMorohashi 14825
kNelson 2281
kPhonetic 797
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+3978+75.4.7 V+14089+75.4.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 75.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 75.7
kSBGY 171.34
Semantic Variant Glyph for U+6A11 U+6A11
kTGH 2013:2436
kTGHZ2013 220.170:liáng
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 2733
kTang *liɑng
Stroke Number 11
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation lương
kXHC1983 0706.020:liáng
Xerox Code 252:263