U+93E8 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 engraving tool, chisel. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zàn.

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+93E8 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 A8
UTF-16 93 E8
UTF-32 00 00 93 E8
URL-Quoted %E9%8F%A8
HTML-Escape 鏨
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鏨
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EF B4
Pīnyīn zàn
IRG_GSource G1-7649
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6F34
IRG_KPSource KP1-816
IRG_KSource K1-6E60
IRG_TSource T1-7942
BigFive C3F5
CCCII 234666
CNS1986 1-7942
CNS1992 1-7942
EACC 234666
GB1 8641
Jis0 7920
KPS1 8160
KSC1 7864
TaiwanTelegraph 6983
Xerox 274:100


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-93E8
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) 鏨
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鏨
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鏨
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鏨
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鏨
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鏨
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鏨
Case Folding (cf) 鏨
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鏨
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) 鏨
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) G1-7649
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6F34
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-816
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6E60
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7942
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1820.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 40824
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64246.200
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1320.220
kBigFive (kBigFive) C3F5
kCangjie (kCangjie) JLC
kCantonese (kCantonese) zaam6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 234666
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1393.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7942
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7942
kCowles (kCowles) 4470
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1820.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) engraving tool, chisel
kEACC (kEACC) 234666
kFenn (kFenn) 212H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 542.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5210.9
kGB1 (kGB1) 8641
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64246.200
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64246.200:zàn
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAGANE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAN ZAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7920
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1320.220
kKorean (kKorean) CHAM
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8160
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7864
kMandarin (kMandarin) zàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6684
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3227
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 40824
kNelson (kNelson) 4907
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 21
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7023+167.8.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 167.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 167.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 224.40 230.32 333.10 335.26 443.26
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 錾
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6983
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kXerox (kXerox) 274:100
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) 鏨
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) 鏨
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)