U+971C 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 frost; crystallized; candied. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shu.

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+971C 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 9C
UTF-16 97 1C
UTF-32 00 00 97 1C
URL-Quoted %E9%9C%9C
HTML-Escape 霜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 霜
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DF DC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C1 FA
Pīnyīn shu
IRG_GSource G0-4B2A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-417A
IRG_KPSource KP0-E1E
IRG_KSource K0-5F5C
IRG_TSource T1-7624
IRG_VSource V1-6B5
BigFive C1F7
CCCII 215F64
CNS1986 1-7624
CNS1992 1-7624
EACC 215F64
GB0 4310
GB1 4310
Jis0 3390
KSC0 6360
MainlandTelegraph 7208
TaiwanTelegraph 7208
Xerox 255:251


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-971C
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) 霜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 霜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 霜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 霜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 霜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 霜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 霜
Case Folding (cf) 霜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 霜
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) 霜
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) G0-4B2A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-417A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E1E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5F5C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7624
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6B5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1885.240
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42363
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64070.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1376.290
kBigFive (kBigFive) C1F7
kCangjie (kCangjie) MBDBU
kCantonese (kCantonese) soeng1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215F64
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1456.104
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7624
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7624
kCowles (kCowles) 3627
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1885.240
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) frost; crystallized; candied
kEACC (kEACC) 215F64
kFenn (kFenn) 847D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 467.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1096.3
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 4310
kGB1 (kGB1) 4310
kGSR (kGSR) 0731g
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64070.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shuāng(62)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64070.020:shuāng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4445
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIMO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3390
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1376.290
kKorean (kKorean) SANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E1E0
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6360
kLau (kLau) 2737
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7208
kMandarin (kMandarin) shuāng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5919
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2575
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42363
kNelson (kNelson) 5064
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1161 1165
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2812+173.8.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 173.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 173.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 176.27
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 孀
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7208
kTang (kTang) *shriɑng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) sương
kXerox (kXerox) 255:251
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1072.080:shuāng
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) 霜
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) 霜
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)