U+6B96 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 breed, spawn; increase; prosper. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zh.

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+6B96 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 AE 96
UTF-16 6B 96
UTF-32 00 00 6B 96
URL-Quoted %E6%AE%96
HTML-Escape 殖
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 殖
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 D6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BF A3
Pīnyīn zh
IRG_GSource G0-5633
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3F23
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5B
IRG_KSource K0-6356
IRG_TSource T1-6025
BigFive B4DE
CCCII 214634
CNS1986 1-6025
CNS1992 1-6025
EACC 394634
GB0 5419
GB1 5419
Jis0 3103
KSC0 6754
MainlandTelegraph 2994
TaiwanTelegraph 2994
Xerox 252:053


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6B96
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) 殖
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 殖
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 殖
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 殖
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 殖
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 殖
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 殖
Case Folding (cf) 殖
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 殖
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) 殖
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) G0-5633
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3F23
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6356
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6025
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0974.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 16502
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21388.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0581.330
kBigFive (kBigFive) B4DE
kCangjie (kCangjie) MNJBM
kCantonese (kCantonese) zik6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214634
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 741.608
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6025
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6025
kCowles (kCowles) 245
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0974.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) breed, spawn; increase; prosper
kEACC (kEACC) 394634
kFenn (kFenn) 842I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 67.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1421.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 5419
kGB1 (kGB1) 5419
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0919d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21388.100
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) zhí(151)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21388.100:zhí,shì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2067
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) FUERU UERU FUYASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3103
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0581.330
kKorean (kKorean) SIK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5BD
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6754
kLau (kLau) 1468
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2994
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhí
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1008
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 272a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 16502
kNelson (kNelson) 2448
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 171
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2537+78.4.8 V+13846+78.4.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 78.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 78.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 525.31
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2994
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 252:053
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1054.060:shi 1485.010:zhí
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) 殖
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) 殖
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)