U+723A 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 father, grandfather. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ye.

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+723A 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 E7 88 BA
UTF-16 72 3A
UTF-32 00 00 72 3A
URL-Quoted %E7%88%BA
HTML-Escape 爺
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 爺
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E5 AC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CC EC
Pīnyīn ye
IRG_GSource G1-522F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4C6C
IRG_KPSource KP0-F7E
IRG_KSource K0-652C
IRG_TSource T1-6525
BigFive B7DD
CCCII 214A42
CNS1986 1-6525
CNS1992 1-6525
EACC 214A42
GB1 5015
Jis0 4476
KSC0 6912
TaiwanTelegraph 3639
Xerox 245:324


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-723A
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) 爺
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 爺
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 爺
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 爺
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 爺
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 爺
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 爺
Case Folding (cf) 爺
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 爺
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) 爺
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-522F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4C6C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F7E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-652C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6525
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1103.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19734
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32040.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0690.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) B7DD
kCangjie (kCangjie) CKSJL
kCantonese (kCantonese) je4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214A42
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 864.304
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6525
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6525
kCowles (kCowles) 5171
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1103.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) father, grandfather
kEACC (kEACC) 214A42
kFenn (kFenn) 632D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 620.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8012.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 5015
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32040.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) ye(671) yé(281)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32040.070:yé
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2456
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) CHICHI JIJI OYAJI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YA
kJis0 (kJis0) 4476
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0690.110
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 226
kKorean (kKorean) YA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F7E6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6912
kLau (kLau) 3374
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7310
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3865
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19734
kNelson (kNelson) 2835
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1520
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3832+88.4.9 V+20294+88.4.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 88.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 88.9
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 爷
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3639
kTang (kTang) ia
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 245:324
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1345.121:yé
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) 爺
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) 爺
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)