U+72B9 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 like, similar to, just like, as. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yo.

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+72B9 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 8A B9
UTF-16 72 B9
UTF-32 00 00 72 B9
URL-Quoted %E7%8A%B9
HTML-Escape 犹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 犹
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E0 BB
Pīnyīn yo
IRG_GSource G0-534C
IRG_JSource J0-603B
IRG_KPSource KP1-579
IRG_KSource K2-4644
IRG_TSource T3-2669
CCCII 225659
CNS1986 E-2669
CNS1992 3-2669
EACC 274A79
GB0 5144
Jis0 6427
KPS1 579E
MainlandTelegraph 3730


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-72B9
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) 犹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 犹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 犹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 犹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 犹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 犹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 犹
Case Folding (cf) 犹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 犹
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) 犹
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) AG
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-534C
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-603B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-579
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-4644
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2669
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1119.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 20259
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21335.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0706.190
kCangjie (kCangjie) KHIKU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jau4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 225659
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 874.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2669
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2669
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1119.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) like, similar to, just like, as
kEACC (kEACC) 274A79
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 637.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4321.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 5144
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21335.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yoú(57)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21335.070:yòu,yóu
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NAO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YUU YOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 6427
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0706.190
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 579E
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3730
kMandarin (kMandarin) yóu
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 20259
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1511 1513A
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5620+94.3.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 94.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 94.4
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 猶
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 猶
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1397.090:yóu
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) 犹
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) 犹
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)