U+979D 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 the piece of leather used for soles on Chinese shoes. a patch. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shàng.

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+979D 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 9E 9D
UTF-16 97 9D
UTF-32 00 00 97 9D
URL-Quoted %E9%9E%9D
HTML-Escape 鞝
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鞝
Pīnyīn shàng
IRG_GSource G5-7743
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-858
IRG_KSource K2-6C78
IRG_TSource T2-604D
BigFive EF41
CCCII 234D61
CNS1986 2-604D
CNS1992 2-604D
GB5 8735
KPS1 858E


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-979D
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) 鞝
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鞝
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鞝
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鞝
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鞝
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鞝
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鞝
Case Folding (cf) 鞝
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鞝
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) 鞝
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G5-7743
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-858
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-6C78
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-604D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1903.240
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42885
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74339.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1388.400
kBigFive (kBigFive) EF41
kCangjie (kCangjie) TJFBR
kCantonese (kCantonese) soeng5 zoeng2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 234D61
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-604D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-604D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1903.240
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) the piece of leather used for soles on Chinese shoes. a patch
kFenn (kFenn) 584E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 15.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4952.7
kGB5 (kGB5) 8735
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74339.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74339.050:zhǎng,shàng
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1388.400
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 858E
kMandarin (kMandarin) shàng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 205
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42885
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 177.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 177.8
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 绱
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1002.091:shàng
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) 鞝
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) 鞝
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)