U+93DF 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 spade, shovel, trowel, scoop. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ch.

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+93DF 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 8F 9F
UTF-16 93 DF
UTF-32 00 00 93 DF
URL-Quoted %E9%8F%9F
HTML-Escape 鏟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鏟
Pīnyīn ch
IRG_GSource G1-3279
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-7D45
IRG_KPSource KP1-815
IRG_KSource K1-6369
IRG_TSource T1-7937
IRG_VSource V2-907
BigFive C3EA
CNS1986 1-7937
CNS1992 1-7937
GB1 1889
JIS0213 1,93,37
Jis1 6942
KPS1 8153
KSC1 6773
TaiwanTelegraph 6980
Xerox 257:123


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) 鏟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鏟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鏟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鏟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鏟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鏟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鏟
Case Folding (cf) 鏟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鏟
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) 鏟
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-3279
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-7D45
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-815
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6369
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7937
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-907
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1820.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 40810
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64251.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1320.080
kBigFive (kBigFive) C3EA
kCangjie (kCangjie) CYHM
kCantonese (kCantonese) caan2
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1392.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7937
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7937
kCowles (kCowles) 431
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1820.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) spade, shovel, trowel, scoop
kEACC (kEACC) 215E2F
kFenn (kFenn) 41F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 14.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8011.5
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 1889
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64251.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) chǎn(29)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64251.020:chǎn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4301
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ITAGANE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAN SEN
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,93,37
kJis1 (kJis1) 6942
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1320.080
kKorean (kKorean) SAN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8153
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6773
kLau (kLau) 184
kMandarin (kMandarin) chǎn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 165
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 91
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 40810
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 30
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17170+167.8.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 167.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 167.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 287.38 405.56
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 铲
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6980
kTang (kTang) chrɛ̌n
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kXerox (kXerox) 257:123
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0119.021:chǎn
z Variant (kZVariant) 剗
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) 鏟
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) 鏟
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)