U+7AB8 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 faint sound, whisper. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+7AB8 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 AA B8
UTF-16 7A B8
UTF-32 00 00 7A B8
URL-Quoted %E7%AA%B8
HTML-Escape 窸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 窸
IRG_GSource G3-5F6A
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-633
IRG_KSource K2-4F44
IRG_TSource T2-587D
BigFive EAB3
CNS1986 2-587D
CNS1992 2-587D
GB3 6374
GB8 9383
KPS1 633F
MainlandTelegraph 4527
TaiwanTelegraph 4527
Xerox 305:153


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 窸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 窸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 窸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 窸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 窸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 窸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 窸
Case Folding (cf) 窸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 窸
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) 窸
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) G3-5F6A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-633
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-4F44
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-587D
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 25631
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42740.200
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0868.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) EAB3
kCangjie (kCangjie) JCHDP
kCantonese (kCantonese) sik1
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1001.404
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-587D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-587D
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) faint sound, whisper
kEACC (kEACC) 226A3D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3033.9
kGB3 (kGB3) 6374
kGB8 (kGB8) 9383
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42740.200
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42740.200:xī
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0868.030
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 633F
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4527
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 25631
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1186
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 116.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 116.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 468.39
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4527
kTang (kTang) sit
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 305:153
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1231.050:xī
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) 窸
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) 窸
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)