U+937C 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 needle, pin, tack; prick; inject. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhēn.

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+937C 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 8D BC
UTF-16 93 7C
UTF-32 00 00 93 7C
URL-Quoted %E9%8D%BC
HTML-Escape 鍼
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鍼
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F6 DD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EF AA
Pīnyīn zhēn
IRG_GSource GE-4259
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6F2A
IRG_KSource K0-765D
IRG_TSource T2-6021
IRG_VSource V1-6A5
BigFive EED3
CCCII 234556
CNS1986 2-6021
CNS1992 2-6021
EACC 234556
Jis0 7910
KSC0 8661
TaiwanTelegraph 6944
Xerox 307:262


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-937C
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) 鍼
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鍼
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鍼
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鍼
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鍼
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鍼
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鍼
Case Folding (cf) 鍼
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鍼
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) 鍼
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) AJK
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-4259
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6F2A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EFB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-765D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-6021
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6A5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1815.330
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 40667
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64229.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1315.270
kBigFive (kBigFive) EED3
kCangjie (kCangjie) CIHR
kCantonese (kCantonese) zam1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 234556
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1388.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-6021
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-6021
kCowles (kCowles) 125
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1815.330
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) needle, pin, tack; prick; inject
kEACC (kEACC) 234556
kFenn (kFenn) 344B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 24.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8315.0
kGSR (kGSR) 0671o
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64229.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64229.020:zhēn,qián
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HARI SASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7910
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1315.270
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 148
kKorean (kKorean) CHIM KAM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EFB2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8661
kLau (kLau) 1322
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhēn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 311
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 136
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 40667
kNelson (kNelson) 4893
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 419
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7013+167.8.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 167.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 167.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 217.31 228.10 228.32
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 箴針
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6944
kTang (kTang) *jim
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) châm
kXerox (kXerox) 307:262
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1467.091:zhēn
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) 鍼
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) 鍼
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)