U+7B8F 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 stringed musical instrument; kite. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhēng.

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+7B8F 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 AE 8F
UTF-16 7B 8F
UTF-32 00 00 7B 8F
URL-Quoted %E7%AE%8F
HTML-Escape 箏
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 箏
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EE B4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E4 B7
Pīnyīn zhēng
IRG_GSource G1-735D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6437
IRG_KSource K0-6E34
IRG_TSource T1-6A2E
IRG_VSource V1-617
BigFive BAE5
CCCII 21502D
CNS1986 1-6A2E
CNS1992 1-6A2E
EACC 21502D
Jis0 6823
KSC0 7820
TaiwanTelegraph 4620
Xerox 257:162

Related Characters

  • ㉇


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) 箏
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 箏
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 箏
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 箏
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 箏
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 箏
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 箏
Case Folding (cf) 箏
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 箏
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) 箏
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) G1-735D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6437
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EBE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6E34
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6A2E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-617
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1315.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 26133
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 52984.071
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0887.150
kBigFive (kBigFive) BAE5
kCangjie (kCangjie) HBSD
kCantonese (kCantonese) zaang1 zang1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21502D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1015.203
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6A2E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6A2E
kCowles (kCowles) 143
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1315.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) stringed musical instrument; kite
kEACC (kEACC) 21502D
kFenn (kFenn) 413F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 27.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8850.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 52984.071
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2996
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KOTO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 6823
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0887.150
kKorean (kKorean) CAYNG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EBE6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7820
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhēng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 369
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 159
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 26133
kNelson (kNelson) 3412
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 32
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5992+118.6.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 118.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 118.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 190.03
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 筝
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4620
kTang (kTang) *jrɛng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tranh
kXerox (kXerox) 257:162
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) 箏
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) 箏
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)