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Glyph for U+9996
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U+9996 CJK UNIFIED IDEO­GRAPH-​9996

U+9996 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as head; first; leader, chief; a poem; Kangxi radical 185. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shǒu.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+9996 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 185 or radical head (首部) meaning "head" is one of the 11 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals in total) composed of 9 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary, there are 20 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

首 is also the 187th indexing component in the Table of Indexing Chinese Character Components predominantly adopted by Simplified Chinese dictionaries published in mainland China.

Representations

System Representation
39318
UTF-8 E9 A6 96
UTF-16 99 96
UTF-32 00 00 99 96
URL-Quoted %E9%A6%96
HTML-Escape 首
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 首
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E2 CF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BC F3
Pīnyīn shǒu

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9996
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Case Folding Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+9996 CJK Unified Ideograph-9996
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
Big Five Mapping ADBA
CCCII Mapping 216128
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-537B
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-537B
Cangjie Input Code THBU
kCantonese sau2
kCihaiT 1495.204
kCowles 3860
kDaeJaweon 1953.270
Unihan Definition head; first; leader, chief; a poem; Kangxi radical 185
kEACC 216128
kFenn 855C
kFennIndex 458.04 459.01 460.06
kFourCornerCode 8060.1
kFrequency 3
kGB0 4255
kGB1 4255
kGSR 1102a
kGradeLevel 3
kHDZRadBreak ⾸[U+2FB8]:74500.010
kHKGlyph 4571
kHanYu 74500.010
kHangul 수:0E
kHanyuPinlu shǒu(492)
kHanyuPinyin 74500.010:shǒu
kIICore AGTJHKMP
kIRGDaeJaweon 1953.270
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 44489
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 74500.010
kIRGKangXi 1427.320
kIRG_GSource G0-4A57
kIRG_HSource HB1-ADBA
kIRG_JSource J0-3C73
kIRG_KPSource KP0-E4B6
kIRG_KSource K0-624F
kIRG_TSource T1-537B
kIRG_VSource V1-6C36
kJapaneseKun KUBI KOUBE SHIRUSHI
kJapaneseOn SHU SHUU
kJis0 2883
kJoyoKanji 2010
kKPS0 E4B6
kKSC0 6647
kKangXi 1427.320
kKorean SWU
kKoreanEducationHanja 2007
kLau 2685
kMainlandTelegraph 7445
kMandarin shǒu
kMatthews 5839
kMeyerWempe 2650
kMorohashi 44489
kNelson 5186
kPhonetic 1144
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+2335+185.9.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 185.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 185.0
kSBGY 322.24 435.19
kTGH 2013:1651
kTGHZ2013 339.040:shǒu
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 7445
kTang *shiǒu
Stroke Number 9
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation thủ
kXHC1983 1057.010:shǒu
Xerox Code 244:360