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Glyph for U+90ED
Source: Noto CJK

U+90ED CJK Unified Ideo­graph-​90ED

U+90ED was added in Unicode version 1.1 in 1993. It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as outer part (of a city); surname. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is guō.

The glyph is not a composition. Its East Asian Width is wide. In bidirectional text it is written from left to right. When changing direction it is not mirrored. U+90ED offers a line break opportunity at its position, except in some numeric contexts.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

"Guo", written in Chinese: 郭, is one of the most common Chinese surnames and means "the wall that surrounds a city" in Chinese. It can also be transliterated as Cok, Gou, Quo, Quach, Quek, Que, Keh, Kuo, Kwo, Kuoch, Kok, Koc, Kwee, Kwek, Kwik, Kwok, Kuok, Kuek, Gock, Koay, or Ker. The Korean equivalent is spelled Kwak; the Vietnamese equivalent is Quách. The different ways of spelling this surname indicate the origin of the family. For example, the Cantonese "Kwok" originated in Hong Kong and the surrounding area. In the Philippines, it's "Que", "Ke", "Quepe", and "Kepa". It is the 18th most common family name in China and can be traced as far back as the Xia dynasty. There are eight legendary origins of the Guo surname, which include a Persian (Hui) origin, a Korean origin, and a Mongolian origin, as a result of sinicization. However, the majority of people bearing the surname Guo are descended from the Han Chinese.

In 2019, Guo was the 16th common surname in mainland China.


System Representation
UTF-8 E9 83 AD
UTF-16 90 ED
UTF-32 00 00 90 ED
URL-Quoted %E9%83%AD
HTML hex reference 郭
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 郭
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CE AC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B3 D4
Pīnyīn guō


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1 (1993)
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK Unified Ideographs
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) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Lowercase Mapping (lc) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Uppercase Mapping (uc) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Titlecase Mapping (tc) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Case Folding (cf) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
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)
Cased (Cased)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Diacritic (Dia)
Emoji Modifier Base (EBase)
Emoji Component (EComp)
Emoji Modifier (EMod)
Emoji Presentation (EPres)
Emoji (Emoji)
Extender (Ext)
Extended Pictographic (ExtPict)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Grapheme Link (Gr_Link)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
ID_Compat_Math_Continue (ID_Compat_Math_Continue) 0
ID_Compat_Math_Start (ID_Compat_Math_Start) 0
Ideographic (Ideo)
InCB (InCB) None
Indic Mantra Category (InMC)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Join Control (Join_C)
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) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKC_SCF (NFKC_SCF) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
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)
Prepended Concatenation Mark (PCM)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Regional Indicator (RI)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) Other Letter
Soft Dotted (SD)
Sentence Terminal (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)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
East Asian Width (ea) wide
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Numeric Type (nt) none
Numeric Value (nv) not a number
Simple Case Folding (scf) Glyph for U+90ED CJK Unified Ideograph-90ED
Script Extension (scx)
Vertical Orientation (vo) U
Big Five Mapping (kBigFive) B3A2
CCCII Mapping (kCCCII) 215C6C
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping (kCNS1986) 1-5D66
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping (kCNS1992) 1-5D66
Cangjie Input Code (kCangjie) YDNL
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwok3
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1340.501
kCowles (kCowles) 2104.5
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1771.200
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) outer part (of a city); surname
kEACC (kEACC) 215C6C
kFenn (kFenn) 745G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 280.05 281.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0742.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 2589
kGB1 (kGB1) 2589
kGSR (kGSR) 0774a
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4181
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63780.070
kHangul (kHangul) 곽:0E
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63780.070:guō,guó
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1771.200
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63780.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1273.130
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-3979
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-B3A2
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3354
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D3F1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4E2C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5D66
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6974
kJapanese (kJapanese) カク くるわ
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KURUWA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 1952
kJoyoKanji (kJoyoKanji) 2010
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1273.130
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 477
kKorean (kKorean) KWAK
kKoreanEducationHanja (kKoreanEducationHanja) 2007
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 6753
kMandarin (kMandarin) guō
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3746
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1413b
kMojiJoho (kMojiJoho) MJ026325
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 39474
kNelson (kNelson) 4765
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 747
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1458+163.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 163.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 509.12
kSMSZD2003Index (kSMSZD2003Index) 706.13
kSMSZD2003Readings (kSMSZD2003Readings) guō粵gwok3
kTGH (kTGH) 2013:2022
kTGHZ2013 (kTGHZ2013) 126.020:guō
Taiwanese Telegraph Code (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6753
kTang (kTang) *guɑk
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
UnihanCore2020 Set (kUnihanCore2020) GHJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation (kVietnamese) quách
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0422.050:guō
Xerox Code (kXerox) 254:353