U+7C40 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 recite, read; style of calligraphy. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhòu.

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+7C40 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 B1 80
UTF-16 7C 40
UTF-32 00 00 7C 40
URL-Quoted %E7%B1%80
HTML-Escape 籀
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 籀
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E4 DA
Pīnyīn zhòu
IRG_GSource G0-7426
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-645A
IRG_KSource K2-5123
IRG_TSource T1-785E
BigFive C3B3
CNS1986 1-785E
CNS1992 1-785E
GB0 8406
GB1 8406
Jis0 6858
MainlandTelegraph 4699
TaiwanTelegraph 4699
Xerox 276:162


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-7C40
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) 籀
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 籀
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 籀
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 籀
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 籀
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 籀
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 籀
Case Folding (cf) 籀
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 籀
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) 籀
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) G0-7426
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-645A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5123
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-785E
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 26646
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53020.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0902.321
kBigFive (kBigFive) C3B3
kCangjie (kCangjie) HQHW
kCantonese (kCantonese) zau6
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-785E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-785E
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) recite, read; style of calligraphy
kEACC (kEACC) 226E2A
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8856.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 8406
kGB1 (kGB1) 8406
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53020.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53020.040:zhòu
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) CHUU
kJis0 (kJis0) 6858
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0902.321
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4699
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhòu
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 177d
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 26646
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6027+118.6.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 118.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 118.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 435.06
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4699
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kXerox (kXerox) 276:162
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1506.120:zhòu
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) 籀
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) 籀
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)