U+6BBC 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 casing, shell, husk, hull, skin. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is k.

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+6BBC 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-16 6B BC
UTF-32 00 00 6B BC
URL-Quoted %E6%AE%BC
HTML-Escape 殼
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 殼
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CA C3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DD D7
Pīnyīn k
IRG_GSource G5-5068
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5D57
IRG_KSource K0-4A43
IRG_TSource T1-6026
BigFive B4DF
CCCII 21463C
CNS1986 1-6026
CNS1992 1-6026
EACC 21463C
GB5 4872
Jis0 6155
KSC0 4235
TaiwanTelegraph 3011
Xerox 250:325


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) 殼
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 殼
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 殼
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 殼
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 殼
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 殼
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 殼
Case Folding (cf) 殼
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 殼
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) 殼
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) G5-5068
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5D57
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CDC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4A43
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6026
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 16646
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32160.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0586.050
kBigFive (kBigFive) B4DF
kCangjie (kCangjie) GNHNE
kCantonese (kCantonese) hok3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21463C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 744.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6026
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6026
kCowles (kCowles) 1138
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) casing, shell, husk, hull, skin
kEACC (kEACC) 21463C
kFenn (kFenn) 400G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 122.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4724.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB5 (kGB5) 4872
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32160.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) ké(67) qiào(30)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32160.070:qiào,ké
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2075
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KARA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAKU KOKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 6155
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0586.050
kKorean (kKorean) KAK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CDC3
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4235
kLau (kLau) 1213
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3406
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 766
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 16646
kNelson (kNelson) 2457
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 493
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5366+79.4.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 79.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 79.8
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 㱿
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 壳
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 壳殻
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3011
kTang (kTang) kak
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) nôi xác
kXerox (kXerox) 250:325
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0639.051:ké
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) 殼
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) 殼
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)