U+7CF8 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 silk; KangXi radical 120. 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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+7CF8 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 120 meaning "silk" is 1 of 29 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 6 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 823 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E7 B3 B8
UTF-16 7C F8
UTF-32 00 00 7C F8
URL-Quoted %E7%B3%B8
HTML-Escape 糸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 糸
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BB E5
IRG_GSource G0-7469
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3B65
IRG_KPSource KP1-664
IRG_KSource K1-6040
IRG_TSource T1-484E
BigFive A6CD
CCCII 21506D
CNS1986 1-484E
CNS1992 1-484E
GB0 8473
GB1 8473
Jis0 2769
KPS1 6649
KSC1 6432
MainlandTelegraph 4761
TaiwanTelegraph 4761
Xerox 324:076

Related Characters

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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) 糸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 糸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 糸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 糸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 糸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 糸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 糸
Case Folding (cf) 糸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 糸
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) 糸
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) G0-7469
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3B65
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-664
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6040
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-484E
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1341.360
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 27221
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53361.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0915.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) A6CD
kCangjie (kCangjie) VIF
kCantonese (kCantonese) mik6 si1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21506D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1028.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-484E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-484E
kCowles (kCowles) 3764
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1341.360
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) silk; KangXi radical 120
kEACC (kEACC) 4B513B
kFenn (kFenn) 886K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 339.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2290.3
kGB0 (kGB0) 8473
kGB1 (kGB1) 8473
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53361.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53361.010:mì,sī
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⽷[U+2F77]:53361.010
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ITO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI BEKI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2769
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0915.010
kKorean (kKorean) SA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6649
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6432
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4761
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5570
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2904a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 27221
kNelson (kNelson) 3492
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 614 1170
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2227+120.6.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 120.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 120.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 523.22
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 糹
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4761
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kXerox (kXerox) 324:076
z Variant (kZVariant) 絲
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) 糸
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) 糸
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)