U+6963 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 crossbeam above or under gate. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is méi.

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+6963 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 A5 A3
UTF-16 69 63
UTF-32 00 00 69 63
URL-Quoted %E6%A5%A3
HTML-Escape 楣
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 楣
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DA B3
Pīnyīn méi
IRG_GSource G0-6939
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-7576
IRG_KSource K0-5A33
IRG_TSource T1-6456
IRG_VSource V0-3A3
BigFive B7B0
CNS1986 1-6456
CNS1992 1-6456
GB0 7325
GB1 7325
JIS0213 1,85,86
Jis1 3640
KSC0 5819
MainlandTelegraph 2812
TaiwanTelegraph 2812
Xerox 274:341


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6963
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) 楣
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 楣
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 楣
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 楣
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 楣
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 楣
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 楣
Case Folding (cf) 楣
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 楣
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) 楣
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6939
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-7576
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DBF
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5A33
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6456
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V0-3A3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0928.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 15155
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21257.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0540.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) B7B0
kCangjie (kCangjie) DAHU
kCantonese (kCantonese) mei4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 709.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6456
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6456
kCowles (kCowles) 2659
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0928.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) crossbeam above or under gate
kEACC (kEACC) 223E6A
kFenn (kFenn) 846F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 333.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4796.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 7325
kGB1 (kGB1) 7325
kGSR (kGSR) 0567f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21257.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21257.080:měi
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HISASHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) BI MI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,85,86
kJis1 (kJis1) 3640
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0540.140
kKorean (kKorean) MI
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5819
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2812
kMandarin (kMandarin) méi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4394
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1807b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 15155
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 889
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14648+75.4.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 75.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 75.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 057.12
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2812
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) me
kXerox (kXerox) 274:341
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0773.020:méi
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) 楣
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) 楣
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)