U+77E2 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 arrow, dart; vow, swear. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shǐ.

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+77E2 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 111 meaning "arrow" is 1 of 23 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 5 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 64 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E7 9F A2
UTF-16 77 E2
UTF-32 00 00 77 E2
URL-Quoted %E7%9F%A2
HTML-Escape 矢
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 矢
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 C5
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CC F0
Pīnyīn shǐ
IRG_GSource G0-4A38
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4C70
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5A
IRG_KSource K0-6345
IRG_TSource T1-467A
IRG_VSource V1-605
BigFive A5DA
CCCII 214E21
CNS1986 1-467A
CNS1992 1-467A
EACC 214E21
GB0 4224
GB1 4224
Jis0 4480
KSC0 6737
MainlandTelegraph 4247
TaiwanTelegraph 4247
Xerox 257:136

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-77E2
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) 矢
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 矢
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 矢
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 矢
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 矢
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 矢
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 矢
Case Folding (cf) 矢
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 矢
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) 矢
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) G0-4A38
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4C70
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6345
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-467A
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-605
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1235.220
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 23929
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42580.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0823.340
kBigFive (kBigFive) A5DA
kCangjie (kCangjie) OK
kCantonese (kCantonese) ci2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214E21
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 955.404
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-467A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-467A
kCowles (kCowles) 528
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1235.220
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) arrow, dart; vow, swear
kEACC (kEACC) 214E21
kFenn (kFenn) 474F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 453.05 457.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8043.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 4224
kGB1 (kGB1) 4224
kGSR (kGSR) 0560a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42580.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42580.010:shǐ
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⽮[U+2F6E]:42580.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2795
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YA CHIKAU TSURANERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI
kJis0 (kJis0) 4480
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0823.340
kKorean (kKorean) SI
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5AC
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6737
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4247
kMandarin (kMandarin) shǐ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5784
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 259a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 23929
kNelson (kNelson) 3168
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 159
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3836+111.5.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 111.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 111.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 248.32
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4247
kTang (kTang) shǐ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) ngao thỉ
kXerox (kXerox) 257:136
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1045.030:shǐ
z Variant (kZVariant) 笶
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) 矢
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) 矢
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)