U+9AD8 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 high, tall; lofty, elevated. 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+9AD8 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 189 meaning "tall" is 1 of 8 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 10 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 34 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E9 AB 98
UTF-16 9A D8
UTF-32 00 00 9A D8
URL-Quoted %E9%AB%98
HTML-Escape 高
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 高
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CD D4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B9 E2
Pīnyīn g
IRG_GSource G0-385F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3962
IRG_KPSource KP0-D0A
IRG_KSource K0-4D54
IRG_TSource T1-586D
IRG_VSource V1-6C5
BigFive B0AA
CCCII 21615C
CNS1986 1-586D
CNS1992 1-586D
EACC 21615C
GB0 2463
GB1 2463
Jis0 2566
KSC0 4552
MainlandTelegraph 7559
TaiwanTelegraph 7559
Xerox 241:325

Related Characters

  • ⾼


  • ⾼


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) 高
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 高
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 高
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 高
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 高
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 高
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 高
Case Folding (cf) 高
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 高
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) 高
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) G0-385F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3962
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D0A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4D54
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-586D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6C5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1979.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 45313
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74593.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1451.260
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0AA
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRBR
kCantonese (kCantonese) gou1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21615C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1514.403
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-586D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-586D
kCowles (kCowles) 1713
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1979.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) high, tall; lofty, elevated
kEACC (kEACC) 21615C
kFenn (kFenn) 582B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 243.10 244.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0022.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 2463
kGB1 (kGB1) 2463
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 1129a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74593.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) gāo(3057)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74593.010:gāo,gào
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾼[U+2FBC]:74593.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4623
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAKAI TAKAMARU TAKASA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2566
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1451.260
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 308
kKorean (kKorean) KO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D0A1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4552
kLau (kLau) 936
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7559
kMandarin (kMandarin) gāo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3290
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1196
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 45313
kNelson (kNelson) 5248
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 637
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2036+189.10.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 189.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 189.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 155.09
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 髙
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7559
kTang (kTang) *gɑu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cao
kXerox (kXerox) 241:325
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0363.030:gāo
z Variant (kZVariant) 髙
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) 高
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) 高
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)