U+908A 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 edge, margin, side, border. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is bi.

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+908A 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 E9 82 8A
UTF-16 90 8A
UTF-32 00 00 90 8A
URL-Quoted %E9%82%8A
HTML-Escape 邊
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 邊
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DC AB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EE B4
Pīnyīn bi
IRG_GSource G1-315F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6E34
IRG_KSource K0-5C2B
IRG_TSource T1-7931
IRG_VSource V1-696
BigFive C3E4
CNS1986 1-7931
CNS1992 1-7931
GB1 1763
Jis0 7820
KSC0 6011
TaiwanTelegraph 6708
Xerox 242:101


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-908A
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) 邊
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 邊
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 邊
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 邊
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 邊
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 邊
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 邊
Case Folding (cf) 邊
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 邊
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) 邊
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) G1-315F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6E34
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DDF
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5C2B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7931
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-696
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1765.300
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 39216
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63894.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1267.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) C3E4
kCangjie (kCangjie) YHUS
kCantonese (kCantonese) bin1
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1335.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7931
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7931
kCowles (kCowles) 3286
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1765.300
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) edge, margin, side, border
kEACC (kEACC) 215C5B
kFenn (kFenn) 261A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 408.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3630.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 1763
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0224c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63894.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) biān(2050) bian(356)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63894.030:biān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4164
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ATARI BE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7820
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1267.130
kKorean (kKorean) PYEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DDF4
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6011
kLau (kLau) 92 93
kMandarin (kMandarin) biān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5243
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2355
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 39216
kNelson (kNelson) 4753
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 896 1041
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6929+162.4.15 V+14235+162.4.15 V+14236+162.3.13 V+14237+162.3.15 V+14238+162.3.15 V+14239+162.3.13 V+14240+162.4.13 V+20234+162.3.14
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 162.15
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 162.15
kSBGY (kSBGY) 136.13
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 边
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 边
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6708
kTang (kTang) *ben
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) biên
kXerox (kXerox) 242:101
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0063.031:biān
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) 邊
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) 邊
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)