U+9AA8 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 bone; skeleton; frame, framework. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is g.

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+9AA8 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 188 meaning "bone" is 1 of 8 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 10 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 185 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E9 AA A8
UTF-16 9A A8
UTF-32 00 00 9A A8
URL-Quoted %E9%AA%A8
HTML-Escape 骨
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 骨
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CD E9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B9 FC
Pīnyīn g
IRG_GSource G0-3947
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-397C
IRG_KPSource KP0-D0B
IRG_KSource K0-4D69
IRG_TSource T1-586C
IRG_VSource V1-6C5
BigFive B0A9
CCCII 216152
CNS1986 1-586C
CNS1992 1-586C
EACC 216152
GB0 2539
GB1 2539
Jis0 2592
KSC0 4573
MainlandTelegraph 7539
TaiwanTelegraph 7539
Xerox 246:167

Related Characters

  • ⾻


  • ⾻


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 骨
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 骨
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 骨
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 骨
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 骨
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 骨
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 骨
Case Folding (cf) 骨
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 骨
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) 骨
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) G0-3947
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-397C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D0B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4D69
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-586C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6C5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1973.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 45098
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74406.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1447.250
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0A9
kCangjie (kCangjie) BBB
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwat1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216152
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1512.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-586C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-586C
kCowles (kCowles) 2083
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1973.070
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) bone; skeleton; frame, framework
kEACC (kEACC) 216152
kFenn (kFenn) 616C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 259.06 260.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7722.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2539
kGB1 (kGB1) 2539
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0486a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74406.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) gǔ(185) gú(62)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74406.010:gǔ,gú,gū
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾻[U+2FBB]:74406.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4613
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HONE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOTSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2592
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1447.250
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 427
kKorean (kKorean) KOL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D0B5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4573
kLau (kLau) 1042
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7539
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3486
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1400
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 45098
kNelson (kNelson) 5236
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 700 735
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2062+188.10.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 188.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 188.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 479.49
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7539
kTang (kTang) *guət
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cốt
kXerox (kXerox) 246:167
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0394.020:gū 0395.020:gú 0397.120:gǔ
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) 骨
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) 骨
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)