U+96F9 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 hail. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is b.

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+96F9 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 9B B9
UTF-16 96 F9
UTF-32 00 00 96 F9
URL-Quoted %E9%9B%B9
HTML-Escape 雹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 雹
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DA DF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F0 BB
Pīnyīn b
IRG_GSource G0-3122
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-703B
IRG_KSource K0-5A5F
IRG_TSource T1-675A
IRG_VSource V2-912
BigFive B972
CCCII 215F57
CNS1986 1-675A
CNS1992 1-675A
EACC 215F57
GB0 1702
GB1 1702
Jis0 8027
KSC0 5863
MainlandTelegraph 7192
TaiwanTelegraph 7192
Xerox 257:046


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-96F9
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) 雹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 雹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 雹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 雹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 雹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 雹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 雹
Case Folding (cf) 雹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 雹
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) 雹
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) G0-3122
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-703B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DCE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5A5F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-675A
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-912
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1882.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42248
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64061.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1372.260
kBigFive (kBigFive) B972
kCangjie (kCangjie) MBPRU
kCantonese (kCantonese) bok6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215F57
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1450.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-675A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-675A
kCowles (kCowles) 3363
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1882.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) hail
kEACC (kEACC) 215F57
kFenn (kFenn) 225D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 386.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1071.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 1702
kGB1 (kGB1) 1702
kGSR (kGSR) 1113n
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64061.050
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) báo(15)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64061.050:báo
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4432
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HYOU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HAKU HOKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 8027
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1372.260
kKorean (kKorean) PAK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DCE7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5863
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7192
kMandarin (kMandarin) báo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5338
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2450
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42248
kNelson (kNelson) 5047
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1011
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7124+173.8.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 173.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 173.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 465.54
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7192
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 257:046
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0037.080:báo
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) 雹
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) 雹
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)