U+9738 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 rule by might rather than right. 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+9738 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 B8
UTF-16 97 38
UTF-32 00 00 97 38
URL-Quoted %E9%9C%B8
HTML-Escape 霸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 霸
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DB B1
Pīnyīn b
IRG_GSource G0-3054
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5B31
IRG_KPSource KP1-84B
IRG_KSource K1-717C
IRG_TSource T1-7B3D
IRG_VSource V1-6B5
BigFive C551
CCCII 215F68
CNS1986 1-7B3D
CNS1992 1-7B3D
EACC 215F68
GB0 1652
GB1 1652
Jis0 5917
KPS1 84B6
KSC1 8192
MainlandTelegraph 7218
TaiwanTelegraph 7218
Xerox 254:247


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9738
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) 霸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 霸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 霸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 霸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 霸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 霸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 霸
Case Folding (cf) 霸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 霸
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) 霸
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) G0-3054
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5B31
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-84B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-717C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7B3D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6B5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1888.250
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42490
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64077.190
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1379.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) C551
kCangjie (kCangjie) MBTJB
kCantonese (kCantonese) baa3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215F68
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1457.406
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7B3D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7B3D
kCowles (kCowles) 3163
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1888.250
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) rule by might rather than right
kEACC (kEACC) 215F68
kFenn (kFenn) 105E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 375.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1052.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 1652
kGB1 (kGB1) 1652
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0772b
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64077.190
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) bà(27)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64077.190:pò,bà
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4449
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HATAGASHIRA KASHIRA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HAKU HYAKU HA
kJis0 (kJis0) 5917
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1379.130
kKorean (kKorean) PHAY PAYK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 84B6
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8192
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7218
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4842
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2198
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42490
kNelson (kNelson) 5067
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 997
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5140+173.8.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 173.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 173.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 423.23
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 覇
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7218
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 21
kVietnamese (kVietnamese)
kXerox (kXerox) 254:247
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0018.030:bà
z Variant (kZVariant) 覇
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) 霸
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) 霸
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)