U+725B 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 cow, ox, bull; KangXi radical93. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ni.

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+725B 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 93 meaning "cow" is 1 of 34 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 4 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 233 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E7 89 9B
UTF-16 72 5B
UTF-32 00 00 72 5B
URL-Quoted %E7%89%9B
HTML-Escape 牛
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 牛
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E9 DA
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B5 ED
Pīnyīn ni
IRG_GSource G0-4523
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-356D
IRG_KSource K0-695A
IRG_TSource T1-455C
IRG_VSource V1-5E5
BigFive A4FB
CNS1986 1-455C
CNS1992 1-455C
GB0 3703
GB1 3703
Jis0 2177
KSC0 7358
MainlandTelegraph 3662
TaiwanTelegraph 3662
Xerox 244:067

Related Characters

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-725B
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) 牛
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 牛
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 牛
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 牛
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 牛
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 牛
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 牛
Case Folding (cf) 牛
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 牛
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) 牛
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) G0-4523
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-356D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FAE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-695A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-455C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-5E5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1108.160
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19922
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31800.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0697.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4FB
kCangjie (kCangjie) HQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngau4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 867.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-455C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-455C
kCowles (kCowles) 3039
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1108.160
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) cow, ox, bull; KangXi radical93
kEACC (kEACC) 214A4E
kFenn (kFenn) 38A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 365.11 366.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2500.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 3703
kGB1 (kGB1) 3703
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0998a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31800.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) niú(270)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31800.010:niú
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⽜[U+2F5C]:31800.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2469
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) USHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GYUU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2177
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0697.010
kKorean (kKorean) WU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FAE3
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7358
kLau (kLau) 2345
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3662
kMandarin (kMandarin) niú
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4737
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2048
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19922
kNelson (kNelson) 2852
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 964
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1671+93.4.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 93.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 93.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 205.21
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 牜
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3662
kTang (kTang) *ngiou
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) ngưu
kXerox (kXerox) 244:067
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0836.070:niú
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) 牛
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) 牛
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)