U+979F 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 skin; leather. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kuò.

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+979F 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 9F
UTF-16 97 9F
UTF-32 00 00 97 9F
URL-Quoted %E9%9E%9F
HTML-Escape 鞟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鞟
Pīnyīn kuò
IRG_GSource G3-7940
IRG_HSource H-90
IRG_JSource J1-674A
IRG_KPSource KP1-858
IRG_KSource K2-6C7A
IRG_TSource T3-567B
CNS1986 E-567B
CNS1992 3-567B
GB3 8932
Jis1 7142
KPS1 8584
TaiwanTelegraph 7262
Xerox 323:332


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-979F
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) 鞟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鞟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鞟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鞟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鞟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鞟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鞟
Case Folding (cf) 鞟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鞟
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) 鞟
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) G3-7940
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-90
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-674A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-858
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-6C7A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-567B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1903.350
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42903
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74340.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1389.040
kCangjie (kCangjie) TJYRD
kCantonese (kCantonese) kwok3
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1468.206
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-567B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-567B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1903.350
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) skin; leather
kEACC (kEACC) 234D5A
kGB3 (kGB3) 8932
kGSR (kGSR) 0774h
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74340.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74340.020:kuò
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAKU
kJis1 (kJis1) 7142
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1389.040
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8584
kMandarin (kMandarin) kuò
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3754
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1413f
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42903
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 746
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19976+177.9.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 177.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 177.8
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 鞹
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7262
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kXerox (kXerox) 323:332
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0665.020:kuò
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) 鞟
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) 鞟
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)