U+7B9C 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 ancient string music instrument. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kōng.

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+7B9C 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 9C
UTF-16 7B 9C
UTF-32 00 00 7B 9C
URL-Quoted %E7%AE%9C
HTML-Escape 箜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 箜
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E4 B3
Pīnyīn kōng
IRG_GSource G0-736D
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6433
IRG_KPSource KP1-644
IRG_KSource K1-5945
IRG_TSource T2-4C56
BigFive E34F
CNS1986 2-4C56
CNS1992 2-4C56
GB0 8377
GB1 8377
Jis0 6819
KPS1 644D
KSC1 5737
MainlandTelegraph 4625
TaiwanTelegraph 4625
Xerox 300:154


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) 箜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 箜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 箜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 箜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 箜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 箜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 箜
Case Folding (cf) 箜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 箜
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) 箜
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) CJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-736D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6433
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-644
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5945
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4C56
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1316.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 26151
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 52987.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0888.090
kBigFive (kBigFive) E34F
kCangjie (kCangjie) HJCM
kCantonese (kCantonese) hung1
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1016.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4C56
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4C56
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1316.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) ancient string music instrument
kEACC (kEACC) 226C2D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8810.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 8377
kGB1 (kGB1) 8377
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 52987.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 52987.010:kōng
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU KU
kJis0 (kJis0) 6819
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0888.090
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 476
kKorean (kKorean) KONG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 644D
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5737
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4625
kMandarin (kMandarin) kōng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3727
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 26151
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 525
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5988+118.6.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 118.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 118.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 027.26
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4625
kTang (kTang) kung
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 300:154
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0648.030:kōng
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) 箜
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) 箜
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)