U+78A9 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 great, eminent; large, big. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shuò.

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+78A9 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 A2 A9
UTF-16 78 A9
UTF-32 00 00 78 A9
URL-Quoted %E7%A2%A9
HTML-Escape 碩
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 碩
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E0 B5
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C0 D9
Pīnyīn shuò
IRG_GSource G1-4B36
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4059
IRG_KPSource KP0-E2A
IRG_KSource K0-6035
IRG_TSource T1-697A
IRG_VSource V1-606
BigFive BAD3
CCCII 214E45
CNS1986 1-697A
CNS1992 1-697A
EACC 214E45
GB1 4322
Jis0 3257
KSC0 6421
TaiwanTelegraph 4311
Xerox 262:267


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-78A9
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) 碩
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 碩
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 碩
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 碩
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 碩
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 碩
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 碩
Case Folding (cf) 碩
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 碩
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) 碩
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-4B36
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4059
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E2A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6035
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-697A
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-606
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1250.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24338
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42442.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0833.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) BAD3
kCangjie (kCangjie) MRMBC
kCantonese (kCantonese) sek6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214E45
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 970.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-697A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-697A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1250.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) great, eminent; large, big
kEACC (kEACC) 214E45
kFenn (kFenn) 722I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 457.07 471.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1168.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 4322
kGSR (kGSR) 0795e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42442.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42442.070:shuò
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2831
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OOKII
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SEKI
kJis0 (kJis0) 3257
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0833.130
kKorean (kKorean) SEK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E2AC
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6421
kLau (kLau) 2719
kMandarin (kMandarin) shuò
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5815
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2666a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24338
kNelson (kNelson) 3207
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1157
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2685+112.5.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 112.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 112.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 518.14
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 硕
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4311
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thạc
kXerox (kXerox) 262:267
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) 碩
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) 碩
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)