U+6998 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 carpenter's square, ruler, rule. 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+6998 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 A6 98
UTF-16 69 98
UTF-32 00 00 69 98
URL-Quoted %E6%A6%98
HTML-Escape 榘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 榘
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) FA D1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) 114 ED
IRG_GSource G0-6930
IRG_HSource H-FD
IRG_JSource J4-2F36
IRG_KPSource KP1-4CA
IRG_KSource K1-5A59
IRG_TSource T3-4751
CCCII 224031
CNS1986 E-4751
CNS1992 3-4751
GB0 7316
GB1 7316
JIS0213 2,15,22
Jis1 3657
KSC1 5857
MainlandTelegraph 2829
TaiwanTelegraph 2829
Xerox 322:375


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6998
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) 榘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 榘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 榘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 榘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 榘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 榘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 榘
Case Folding (cf) 榘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 榘
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) 榘
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
kIBMJapan (kIBMJapan) FAEB
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6930
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-FD
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2F36
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-4CA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5A59
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-4751
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0931.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 15233
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21250.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0543.110
kCangjie (kCangjie) OSD
kCantonese (kCantonese) geoi2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 224031
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 714.503
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-4751
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-4751
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0931.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) carpenter's square, ruler, rule
kEACC (kEACC) 2D4E24
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8190
kGB0 (kGB0) 7316
kGB1 (kGB1) 7316
kGSR (kGSR) 0095e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21250.130
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) JOUGI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,15,22
kJis1 (kJis1) 3657
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0543.110
kKorean (kKorean) KWU
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 4CA5
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5857
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2829
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 15233
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 676
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+8500+75.4.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 75.9
Radical Stroke Count (Morohashi) (kRSKanWa) 75.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 75.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 263.42
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2829
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 322:375
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0612.091:jǔ
z Variant (kZVariant) 矩
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) 榘
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) 榘
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)