U+8B9A 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 praise, commend, eulogize. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zàn.

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+8B9A 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 AE 9A
UTF-16 8B 9A
UTF-32 00 00 8B 9A
URL-Quoted %E8%AE%9A
HTML-Escape 讚
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 讚
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F3 C6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EC AD
Pīnyīn zàn
IRG_GSource GE-3E42
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6C2D
IRG_KSource K0-7346
IRG_TSource T1-7D34
IRG_VSource V1-676
BigFive C667
CCCII 21594F
CNS1986 1-7D34
CNS1992 1-7D34
EACC 21594F
Jis0 7613
KSC0 8338
TaiwanTelegraph 6247
Xerox 254:061


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) 讚
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 讚
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 讚
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 讚
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 讚
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 讚
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 讚
Case Folding (cf) 讚
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 讚
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) 讚
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-3E42
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6C2D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-ECC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7346
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7D34
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-676
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1652.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 36163
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64034.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1188.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) C667
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRHUC
kCantonese (kCantonese) zaan3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21594F
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1259.503
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7D34
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7D34
kCowles (kCowles) 4472
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1652.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) praise, commend, eulogize
kEACC (kEACC) 21594F
kFenn (kFenn) 40C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 542.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0468.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0153c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64034.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64034.050:zàn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3869
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HOMERU HOMEKOTOBA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7613
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1188.040
kKorean (kKorean) CHAN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) ECC7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8338
kLau (kLau) 1291
kMandarin (kMandarin) zàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6681
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3235
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 36163
kNelson (kNelson) 4457
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 28
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6734+149.7.19
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.19
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.19
kSBGY (kSBGY) 402.19
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6247
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 26
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tán
kXerox (kXerox) 254:061
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1439.132:zàn
z Variant (kZVariant) 讃
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) 讚
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) 讚
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)