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U+897F CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-897F

U+897F 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 west(ern); westward, occident. 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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+897F behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 146 meaning "cover" or "west" is 1 of 29 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 6 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 29 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Representations

System Representation
35199
UTF-8 E8 A5 BF
UTF-16 89 7F
UTF-32 00 00 89 7F
URL-Quoted %E8%A5%BF
HTML-Escape 西
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 西
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E0 A4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C0 BE
Pīnyīn xi
IRG_GSource G0-4E77
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-403E
IRG_KPSource KP0-E1F
IRG_KSource K0-6024
IRG_TSource T1-4869
IRG_VSource V1-666
BigFive A6E8
CCCII 215824
CNS1986 1-4869
CNS1992 1-4869
EACC 215824
GB0 4687
GB1 4687
Jis0 3230
KPS0 E1F9
KSC0 6404
MainlandTelegraph 6007
TaiwanTelegraph 6007
Xerox 241:242

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-897F
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) 西
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 西
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 西
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 西
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 西
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 西
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 西
Case Folding (cf) 西
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 西
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) 西
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)
InMC (InMC)
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) G0-4E77
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-403E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E1F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6024
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4869
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-666
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1595.190
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 34763
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42805.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1128.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) A6E8
kCangjie (kCangjie) MCW
kCantonese (kCantonese) sai1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215824
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1221.603
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4869
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4869
kCowles (kCowles) 3584
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1595.190
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) west(ern); westward, occident
kEACC (kEACC) 215824
kFenn (kFenn) 775A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 158.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1060.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4687
kGB1 (kGB1) 4687
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0594a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42805.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) xi(902) xī(738)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42805.020:xī
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3732
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NISHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SEI SAI
kJis0 (kJis0) 3230
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1128.100
kKorean (kKorean) SE
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E1F9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6404
kLau (kLau) 2628
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 6007
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2460
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2539
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 34763
kNelson (kNelson) 4273
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1112
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2658+146.6.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 146.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 146.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 090.12
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6007
kTang (kTang) *sei
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tây
kXerox (kXerox) 241:242
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1226.160:xī
z Variant (kZVariant) 覀
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) 西
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) 西
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)