U+963B 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 impede, hinder, obstruct; oppose. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is z.

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+963B 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 98 BB
UTF-16 96 3B
UTF-32 00 00 96 3B
URL-Quoted %E9%98%BB
HTML-Escape 阻
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 阻
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F0 E6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C1 CB
Pīnyīn z
IRG_GSource G0-5768
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-414B
IRG_KPSource KP0-E9B
IRG_KSource K0-7066
IRG_TSource T1-4F60
IRG_VSource V1-6B2
BigFive AAFD
CCCII 215E74
CNS1986 1-4F60
CNS1992 1-4F60
EACC 215E74
GB0 5572
GB1 5572
Jis0 3343
KSC0 8070
MainlandTelegraph 7091
TaiwanTelegraph 7091
Xerox 250:172


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-963B
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) 阻
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 阻
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 阻
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 阻
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 阻
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 阻
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 阻
Case Folding (cf) 阻
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 阻
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) 阻
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5768
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-414B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E9B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7066
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4F60
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6B2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1849.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 41593
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64121.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1347.200
kBigFive (kBigFive) AAFD
kCangjie (kCangjie) NLBM
kCantonese (kCantonese) zo2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215E74
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1415.406
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4F60
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4F60
kCowles (kCowles) 296
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1849.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) impede, hinder, obstruct; oppose
kEACC (kEACC) 215E74
kFenn (kFenn) 623C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 557.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7721.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 5572
kGB1 (kGB1) 5572
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0046y
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64121.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) zǔ(157)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64121.010:zǔ,zhù
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4368
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HABAMU KEWASHII HEDATERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SO SHO
kJis0 (kJis0) 3343
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1347.200
kKorean (kKorean) CO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E9BD
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8070
kLau (kLau) 1538
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7091
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6819
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 322
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 41593
kNelson (kNelson) 4984
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 97
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2765+170.3.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 170.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 170.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 258.38 363.10
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7091
kTang (kTang) *jriǔ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) trở
kXerox (kXerox) 250:172
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1545.040:zǔ
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) 阻
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) 阻
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)