U+8896 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 sleeve; put something in sleeve. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xi.

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+8896 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 A2 96
UTF-16 88 96
UTF-32 00 00 88 96
URL-Quoted %E8%A2%96
HTML-Escape 袖
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 袖
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E2 C0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C2 B5
Pīnyīn xi
IRG_GSource G0-5064
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4235
IRG_KPSource KP0-E4A
IRG_KSource K0-6240
IRG_TSource T1-5D39
IRG_VSource V1-664
BigFive B353
CCCII 215758
CNS1986 1-5D39
CNS1992 1-5D39
EACC 215758
GB0 4868
GB1 4868
Jis0 3421
KSC0 6632
MainlandTelegraph 5918
TaiwanTelegraph 5918
Xerox 251:371


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8896
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) 袖
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 袖
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 袖
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 袖
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 袖
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 袖
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 袖
Case Folding (cf) 袖
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 袖
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) 袖
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) G0-5064
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4235
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E4A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6240
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5D39
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-664
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1580.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 34192
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53083.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1114.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) B353
kCangjie (kCangjie) LLW
kCantonese (kCantonese) zau6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215758
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1211.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5D39
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5D39
kCowles (kCowles) 4505
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1580.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) sleeve; put something in sleeve
kEACC (kEACC) 215758
kFenn (kFenn) 818A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 188.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3526.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 4868
kGB1 (kGB1) 4868
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 1079m
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53083.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) xiù(138)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53083.030:xiù
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3687
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SODE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHUU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3421
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1114.170
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 253
kKorean (kKorean) SWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E4A7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6632
kLau (kLau) 1362
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5918
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiù
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2801
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3296
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 34192
kNelson (kNelson) 4224
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1512
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2837+145.5.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 145.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 145.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 435.25
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5918
kTang (kTang) *ziòu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tụ
kXerox (kXerox) 251:371
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1298.060:xiù
z Variant (kZVariant) 褎
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) 袖
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) 袖
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)