U+723B 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 diagrams for divination. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yáo.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+723B behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 89 meaning "diagrams for divination" is 1 of 34 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 4 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 16 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E7 88 BB
UTF-16 72 3B
UTF-32 00 00 72 3B
URL-Quoted %E7%88%BB
HTML-Escape 爻
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 爻
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FD A1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E0 AB
Pīnyīn yáo
IRG_GSource G0-5833
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-602B
IRG_KPSource KP0-F4D
IRG_KSource K0-7D21
IRG_TSource T1-4559
IRG_VSource V2-8D6
BigFive A4F8
CCCII 214A43
CNS1986 1-4559
CNS1992 1-4559
EACC 214A43
GB0 5619
GB1 5619
Jis0 6411
KSC0 9301
MainlandTelegraph 3641
TaiwanTelegraph 3641
Xerox 301:310

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-723B
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) 爻
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 爻
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 爻
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 爻
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 爻
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 爻
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 爻
Case Folding (cf) 爻
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 爻
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) 爻
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) G0-5833
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-602B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F4D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7D21
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4559
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8D6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1103.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19737
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10034.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0690.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4F8
kCangjie (kCangjie) KK
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngaau4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214A43
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 864.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4559
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4559
kCowles (kCowles) 3011
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1103.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) diagrams for divination
kEACC (kEACC) 214A43
kFenn (kFenn) 529K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 618.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4040.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5619
kGB1 (kGB1) 5619
kGSR (kGSR) 1167a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10034.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10034.040:yáo,xiào
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2457
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MAJIWARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 6411
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0690.130
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 217
kKorean (kKorean) HYO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F4DD
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9301
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3641
kMandarin (kMandarin) yáo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2583
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2027
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19737
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 958
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5604+89.4.0 V+14156+89.4.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 89.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 89.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 151.57
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3641
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kXerox (kXerox) 301:310
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1340.150:yáo
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) 爻
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) 爻
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)