U+88F9 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 wrap, bind; encircle, confine. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gu.

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+88F9 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 A3 B9
UTF-16 88 F9
UTF-32 00 00 88 F9
URL-Quoted %E8%A3%B9
HTML-Escape 裹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 裹
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EA E7
Pīnyīn gu
IRG_GSource G0-397C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6A67
IRG_KPSource KP1-73E
IRG_KSource K1-5955
IRG_TSource T1-6A79
BigFive BB71
CCCII 21576A
CNS1986 1-6A79
CNS1992 1-6A79
EACC 21576A
GB0 2592
GB1 2592
Jis0 7471
KPS1 73E6
KSC1 5753
MainlandTelegraph 5955
TaiwanTelegraph 5955
Xerox 257:350


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-88F9
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) 裹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 裹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 裹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 裹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 裹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 裹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 裹
Case Folding (cf) 裹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 裹
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) 裹
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) G0-397C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6A67
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-73E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5955
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6A79
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1585.290
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 34372
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53096.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1119.120
kBigFive (kBigFive) BB71
kCangjie (kCangjie) YWDV
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwo2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21576A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1216.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6A79
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6A79
kCowles (kCowles) 2098
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1585.290
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) wrap, bind; encircle, confine
kEACC (kEACC) 21576A
kFenn (kFenn) 507D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 281.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0073.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2592
kGB1 (kGB1) 2592
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0351d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53096.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) guǒ(46)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53096.030:guǒ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3711
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUTSUMU TSUTSUMI TAKARA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 7471
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1119.120
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 479
kKorean (kKorean) KWA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 73E6
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5753
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5955
kMandarin (kMandarin) guǒ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3735
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1411a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 34372
kNelson (kNelson) 0328
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 744
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6604+145.6.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 145.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 145.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 305.20 420.07
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5955
kTang (kTang) guɑ̌
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 257:350
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0427.010:guǒ
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) 裹
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) 裹
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)