U+938B 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 the linch-pin of a wheel to govern or control the noise of a barrow. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xiá.

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+938B 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 8E 8B
UTF-16 93 8B
UTF-32 00 00 93 8B
URL-Quoted %E9%8E%8B
HTML-Escape 鎋
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鎋
Pīnyīn xiá
IRG_GSource G5-757C
IRG_JSource J4-7B39
IRG_KPSource KP1-813
IRG_KSource K2-6973
IRG_TSource T3-5943
CCCII 23457E
CNS1986 E-5943
CNS1992 3-5943
EACC 23457E
GB5 8592
JIS0213 2,91,25
Jis1 6909
KPS1 8132


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-938B
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) 鎋
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鎋
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鎋
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鎋
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鎋
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鎋
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鎋
Case Folding (cf) 鎋
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鎋
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) 鎋
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G5-757C
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7B39
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-813
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-6973
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-5943
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1816.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 40692
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64245.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1316.150
kCangjie (kCangjie) CJQR
kCCCII (kCCCII) 23457E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1391.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-5943
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-5943
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1816.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) the linch-pin of a wheel to govern or control the noise of a barrow
kEACC (kEACC) 23457E
kGB5 (kGB5) 8592
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64245.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64245.030:xiá
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KUSABI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KATSU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,91,25
kJis1 (kJis1) 6909
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1316.150
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8132
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiá
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2536
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 40692
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 491
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18858+167.8.10 V+20239+167.8.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 167.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 167.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 490.01
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 轄
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1238.101:xiá
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) 鎋
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) 鎋
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)