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Glyph for U+878B
Source: Noto CJK

U+878B CJK UNIFIED IDEO­GRAPH-​878B

U+878B was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as earwig. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is sōu.

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+878B behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

Representations

System Representation
34699
UTF-8 E8 9E 8B
UTF-16 87 8B
UTF-32 00 00 87 8B
URL-Quoted %E8%9E%8B
HTML-Escape 螋
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 螋
Pīnyīn sōu

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-878B
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Case Folding Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+878B CJK Unified Ideograph-878B
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
CCCII Mapping 232B54
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping E-525D
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 3-525D
Cangjie Input Code LIHXE
kCantonese sau1
kCihaiT 1196.106
kDaeJaweon 1557.250
Unihan Definition earwig
kEACC 232B54
kFourCornerCode 5714
kGB0 8284
kGB1 8284
kHKSCS 99CD
kHanYu 42878.190
kHanyuPinyin 42878.190:sōu
kIRGDaeJaweon 1557.250
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 33381
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 42878.190
kIRGKangXi 1092.390
kIRG_GSource G0-7274
kIRG_HSource H-99CD
kIRG_JSource J14-7768
kIRG_KPSource KP1-723C
kIRG_KSource K2-5C6B
kIRG_TSource T3-525D
kJIS0213 2,87,72
kJapaneseOn SHUU
kJis1 5931
kKPS1 723C
kKangXi 1092.390
kMandarin sōu
kMatthews 5475
kMorohashi 33381
kPhonetic 1143
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+18614+142.6.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 142.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 142.10
kSBGY 080.35
kTGH 2013:5925
kTGHZ2013 349.070:sōu
Stroke Number 15
UnihanCore2020 Set GH
kXHC1983 1093.080:sōu
Xerox Code 321:126