U+979E 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 sheath. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is bǐng.

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+979E 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 9E
UTF-16 97 9E
UTF-32 00 00 97 9E
URL-Quoted %E9%9E%9E
HTML-Escape 鞞
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鞞
Pīnyīn bǐng
IRG_GSource G3-793F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-7C26
IRG_KPSource KP1-858
IRG_KSource K2-6C79
IRG_TSource T2-604C
BigFive EF40
CCCII 234D63
CNS1986 2-604C
CNS1992 2-604C
GB3 8931
JIS0213 2,92,06
Jis1 7141
KPS1 8588
TaiwanTelegraph 7260
Xerox 314:275


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-979E
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) 鞞
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鞞
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鞞
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鞞
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鞞
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鞞
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鞞
Case Folding (cf) 鞞
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鞞
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) 鞞
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) G3-793F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7C26
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-858
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-6C79
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-604C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1903.280
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42889
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74339.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1388.440
kBigFive (kBigFive) EF40
kCangjie (kCangjie) TJHHJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) bei2 bing2 pei4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 234D63
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1468.204
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-604C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-604C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1903.280
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) sheath
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4654.0
kGB3 (kGB3) 8931
kGSR (kGSR) 0874x
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74339.110
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74339.110:bǐng,bì,pí,bēi
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SAYA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HEI HYOU HI BI BAI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,92,06
kJis1 (kJis1) 7141
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1388.440
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8588
kMandarin (kMandarin) bǐng
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42889
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1029
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18920+177.9.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 177.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 177.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 047.11 090.38 245.02 320.29
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7260
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kXerox (kXerox) 314:275
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0078.010:bǐng
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) 鞞
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) 鞞
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)