U+8A9A 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 criticize, scold, blame, ridicule. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qiào.

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+8A9A 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 AA 9A
UTF-16 8A 9A
UTF-32 00 00 8A 9A
URL-Quoted %E8%AA%9A
HTML-Escape 誚
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 誚
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EB D7
Pīnyīn qiào
IRG_GSource G1-5A3D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6B57
IRG_KPSource KP1-765
IRG_KSource K1-6F78
IRG_TSource T1-6B2E
BigFive BBA6
CCCII 233271
CNS1986 1-6B2E
CNS1992 1-6B2E
EACC 233271
GB1 5829
Jis0 7555
KPS1 765D
KSC1 7988
TaiwanTelegraph 6132
Xerox 272:343


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) 誚
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 誚
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 誚
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 誚
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 誚
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 誚
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 誚
Case Folding (cf) 誚
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 誚
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) 誚
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) AT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5A3D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6B57
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-765
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6F78
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6B2E
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1627.160
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35529
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63975.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1163.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) BBA6
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRFB
kCantonese (kCantonese) ciu3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 233271
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1247.204
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6B2E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6B2E
kCowles (kCowles) 4770
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1627.160
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) criticize, scold, blame, ridicule
kEACC (kEACC) 233271
kFenn (kFenn) 124E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 53.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0962.7
kGB1 (kGB1) 5829
kGSR (kGSR) 1149t
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63975.110
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63975.110:qiào
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SEMERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7555
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1163.030
kKorean (kKorean) CHO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 765D
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7988
kMandarin (kMandarin) qiào
kMatthews (kMatthews) 762
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3398
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35529
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 220
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6682+149.7.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 414.23
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 譙
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 诮
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6132
kTang (kTang) dzhiɛ̀u
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 272:343
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) 誚
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) 誚
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)