U+68CA 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 chess; any game similar to chess. 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+68CA 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 A3 8A
UTF-16 68 CA
UTF-32 00 00 68 CA
URL-Quoted %E6%A3%8A
HTML-Escape 棊
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 棊
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DB F7
IRG_GSource GE-2E2C
IRG_HSource H-FE
IRG_JSource J0-5B77
IRG_KPSource KP1-4BD
IRG_KSource K1-5B71
IRG_TSource T3-3C38
CCCII 223D74
CNS1986 E-3C38
CNS1992 3-3C38
EACC 2D4472
Jis0 5987
KSC1 5981


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 棊
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 棊
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 棊
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 棊
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 棊
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 棊
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 棊
Case Folding (cf) 棊
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 棊
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) 棊
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-2E2C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-FE
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5B77
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-4BD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5B71
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-3C38
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0920.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 14921
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21224.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0532.020
kCangjie (kCangjie) TCD
kCantonese (kCantonese) kei4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 223D74
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 702.502
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-3C38
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-3C38
kCowles (kCowles) 1956
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0920.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) chess; any game similar to chess
kEACC (kEACC) 2D4472
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 39.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4490.4
kGSR (kGSR) 0952t
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21224.050
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) GO GOISHI KOMA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KI GI
kJis0 (kJis0) 5987
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0532.020
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 338
kKorean (kKorean) KI
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 4BDF
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5981
kLau (kLau) 1683
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 527
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1122
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 14921
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 604
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5210+75.4.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 75.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 75.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 060.18
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 碁棋
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0896.041:qí
z Variant (kZVariant) 棋
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) 棊
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) 棊
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)