U+73C8 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 an ornament attached to a woman's hairpin. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is jiā.

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+73C8 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 8F 88
UTF-16 73 C8
UTF-32 00 00 73 C8
URL-Quoted %E7%8F%88
HTML-Escape 珈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 珈
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E0 DD
Pīnyīn jiā
IRG_GSource G0-676C
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-605D
IRG_KPSource KP1-58C
IRG_KSource K1-572A
IRG_TSource T2-2C2B
BigFive CFC9
CCCII 225870
CNS1986 2-2C2B
CNS1992 2-2C2B
EACC 225870
GB0 7176
GB1 7176
Jis0 6461
KSC1 5510
MainlandTelegraph 3786
TaiwanTelegraph 3786
Xerox 274:060


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-73C8
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) 珈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 珈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 珈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 珈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 珈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 珈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 珈
Case Folding (cf) 珈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 珈
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) 珈
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-676C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-605D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-58C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-572A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2C2B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1141.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 20915
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21109.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0729.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) CFC9
kCangjie (kCangjie) MGKSR
kCantonese (kCantonese) gaa1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 225870
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 892.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2C2B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2C2B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1141.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) an ornament attached to a woman's hairpin
kEACC (kEACC) 225870
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1610.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 7176
kGB1 (kGB1) 7176
kGSR (kGSR) 0015d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21109.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21109.030:jiā
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA KE
kJis0 (kJis0) 6461
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0729.210
kKorean (kKorean) KA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 58CC
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5510
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3786
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiā
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 932c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 20915
kNelson (kNelson) 2930
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 532
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5654+96.4.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 96.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 96.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 166.52
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3786
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 274:060
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0541.050:jiā
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) 珈
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) 珈
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)