U+69A6 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 tree trunk; support, prop. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gàn.

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+69A6 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 A6
UTF-16 69 A6
UTF-32 00 00 69 A6
URL-Quoted %E6%A6%A6
HTML-Escape 榦
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 榦
Pīnyīn gàn
IRG_GSource GE-2E56
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-2F37
IRG_KPSource KP1-4C9
IRG_KSource K1-5739
IRG_TSource T1-6936
BigFive BA6D
CCCII 223F69
CNS1986 1-6936
CNS1992 1-6936
EACC 45304C
JIS0213 2,15,23
Jis1 3660
KPS1 4C95
KSC1 5525
TaiwanTelegraph 2832
Xerox 315:157


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-69A6
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) 榦
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 榦
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 榦
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 榦
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 榦
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 榦
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 榦
Case Folding (cf) 榦
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 榦
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) 榦
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2E56
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2F37
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-4C9
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5739
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6936
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0931.200
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 15257
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21261.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0544.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) BA6D
kCangjie (kCangjie) JJOD
kCantonese (kCantonese) gon3 hon4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 223F69
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 712.203
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6936
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6936
kCowles (kCowles) 1769
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0931.200
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) tree trunk; support, prop
kEACC (kEACC) 45304C
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4849.4
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0140e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21261.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21261.100:gàn,hán
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1987
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MIKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAN
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,15,23
kJis1 (kJis1) 3660
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0544.010
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 299
kKorean (kKorean) KAN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 4C95
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5525
kMandarin (kMandarin) gàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3237
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1236a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 15257
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 654
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14652+75.4.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 75.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 75.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 401.25
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2832
kTang (kTang) gɑ̀n
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 315:157
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0359.032:gàn
z Variant (kZVariant) 乾
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) 榦
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) 榦
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)