U+8332 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 now, here; this; time, year. 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. In text U+8332 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 8C B2
UTF-16 83 32
UTF-32 00 00 83 32
URL-Quoted %E8%8C%B2
HTML-Escape 茲
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 茲
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 A4
IRG_GSource GE-3A48
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6824
IRG_KPSource KP1-6D9
IRG_KSource K1-6A7C
IRG_TSource T1-577B
BigFive AFF7
CCCII 215521
CNS1986 1-577B
CNS1992 1-577B
EACC 4B5521
Jis0 7204
KSC1 7492
TaiwanTelegraph 5417
Xerox 247:117


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8332
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) 茲
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 茲
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 茲
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 茲
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 茲
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 茲
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 茲
Case Folding (cf) 茲
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 茲
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) 茲
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) GE-3A48
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6824
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6D9
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6A7C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-577B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1487.240
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30911
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53212.160
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1028.290
kBigFive (kBigFive) AFF7
kCangjie (kCangjie) TVII
kCantonese (kCantonese) ci4 zi1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215521
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1135.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-577B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-577B
kCowles (kCowles) 4666
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1487.240
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) now, here; this; time, year
kEACC (kEACC) 4B5521
kFenn (kFenn) 880F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 584.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4473.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0966b
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53212.160
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53212.160:zī,cí
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3449
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIGERU MASU MUSHIRO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JI SHI
kJis0 (kJis0) 7204
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1028.290
kKorean (kKorean) CA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6D9F
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7492
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6935
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30911
kNelson (kNelson) 2919
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 132 1170A
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6349+140.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.6
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 兹玆
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 兹
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5417
kTang (kTang) *tziə dzhiə
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 247:117
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1529.021:zī
z Variant (kZVariant) 玆
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) 茲
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) 茲
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)