U+89DC 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 beak. 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+89DC 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 A7 9C
UTF-16 89 DC
UTF-32 00 00 89 DC
URL-Quoted %E8%A7%9C
HTML-Escape 觜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 觜
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EB B9
IRG_GSource G0-757E
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6B39
IRG_KPSource KP1-754
IRG_KSource K1-6B21
IRG_TSource T2-4749
BigFive E043
CCCII 233145
CNS1986 2-4749
CNS1992 2-4749
EACC 233145
GB0 8594
GB1 8594
Jis0 7525
KPS1 7540
KSC1 7501
MainlandTelegraph 9278
TaiwanTelegraph 9201
Xerox 317:050


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 觜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 觜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 觜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 觜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 觜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 觜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 觜
Case Folding (cf) 觜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 觜
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) 觜
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) CJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-757E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6B39
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-754
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6B21
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4749
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1608.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35050
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63924.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1141.080
kBigFive (kBigFive) E043
kCangjie (kCangjie) YPNBG
kCantonese (kCantonese) zeoi2 zi1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 233145
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1234.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4749
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4749
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1608.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) beak
kEACC (kEACC) 233145
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2122.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 8594
kGB1 (kGB1) 8594
kGSR (kGSR) 0358t
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63924.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63924.020:zī,zuǐ
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KUCHIBASHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI SUI
kJis0 (kJis0) 7525
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1141.080
kKorean (kKorean) CA CHWI
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7540
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7501
kLau (kLau) 1590
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 9278
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6856
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35050
kNelson (kNelson) 4304
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 156 287
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6652+148.7.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 148.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 148.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 046.52 050.08 243.37
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 咀嘴
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 9201
kTang (kTang) tziuɛ̌
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 317:050
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1530.060:zī 1547.120:zuǐ
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) 觜
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) 觜
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)