U+9708 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 torrential rains, flow of water. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is pèi.

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+9708 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 9C 88
UTF-16 97 08
UTF-32 00 00 97 08
URL-Quoted %E9%9C%88
HTML-Escape 霈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 霈
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F0 BE
Pīnyīn pèi
IRG_GSource G0-762C
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-703E
IRG_KPSource KP1-845
IRG_KSource K1-717B
IRG_TSource T2-5557
IRG_VSource V1-6B5
BigFive E8AE
CCCII 234C29
CNS1986 2-5557
CNS1992 2-5557
EACC 234C29
GB0 8612
GB1 8612
Jis0 8030
KPS1 8450
KSC1 8191
MainlandTelegraph 7198
TaiwanTelegraph 7198
Xerox 275:276


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9708
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) 霈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 霈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 霈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 霈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 霈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 霈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 霈
Case Folding (cf) 霈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 霈
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) 霈
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-762C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-703E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-845
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-717B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5557
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6B5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1884.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42301
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64065.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1375.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) E8AE
kCangjie (kCangjie) MBEJB
kCantonese (kCantonese) pui3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 234C29
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1454.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5557
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5557
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1884.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) torrential rains, flow of water
kEACC (kEACC) 234C29
kFenn (kFenn) 558I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 394.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1012.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 8612
kGB1 (kGB1) 8612
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64065.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64065.080:pèi
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HAI
kJis0 (kJis0) 8030
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1375.010
kKorean (kKorean) PHAY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8450
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8191
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7198
kMandarin (kMandarin) pèi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5021
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2483c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42301
kNelson (kNelson) 5059
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1085
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7127+173.8.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 173.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 173.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 381.21
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7198
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) pháy
kXerox (kXerox) 275:276
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0860.060:pèi
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) 霈
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) 霈
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)