U+8209 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 raise, lift up; recommend. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is j.

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+8209 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 E8 88 89
UTF-16 82 09
UTF-32 00 00 82 09
URL-Quoted %E8%88%89
HTML-Escape 舉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 舉
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DA AA
Pīnyīn j
IRG_GSource G1-3E59
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5A2A
IRG_KPSource KP1-6C5
IRG_KSource K2-5645
IRG_TSource T1-7528
IRG_VSource V1-644
BigFive C17C
CCCII 215434
CNS1986 1-7528
CNS1992 1-7528
EACC 215434
GB1 3057
Jis0 5810
KPS1 6C59
TaiwanTelegraph 5282
Xerox 242:362


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8209
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) 舉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 舉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 舉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 舉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 舉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 舉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 舉
Case Folding (cf) 舉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 舉
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) 舉
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-3E59
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5A2A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6C5
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5645
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7528
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-644
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1461.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30238
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53041.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1005.091
kBigFive (kBigFive) C17C
kCangjie (kCangjie) HCQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) geoi2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215434
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1114.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7528
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7528
kCowles (kCowles) 1849
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1461.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) raise, lift up; recommend
kEACC (kEACC) 215434
kFenn (kFenn) 691C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 113.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7750.2 7750.8
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB1 (kGB1) 3057
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0075a
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53041.080
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jǔ(541) ju(8)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53041.080:jǔ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3374
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) AGERU KOZORU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KYO
kJis0 (kJis0) 5810
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1005.150
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6C59
kLau (kLau) 980
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1567
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1303
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30238
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 672 1616
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5039+134.7.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 134.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 134.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 259.10
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 㪯擧
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 举
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5282
kTang (kTang) *giǔ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cử
kXerox (kXerox) 242:362
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0612.051:jǔ
z Variant (kZVariant) 擧
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) 舉
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) 舉
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)