U+9AD9 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 variant of 高 高, high, tall; lofty, elevated. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gāo.

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+9AD9 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 99
UTF-16 9A D9
UTF-32 00 00 9A D9
URL-Quoted %E9%AB%99
HTML-Escape 髙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 髙
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) FC E2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) 116 FE
Pīnyīn gāo
IRG_GSource GE-464C
IRG_KPSource KP1-8B2
IRG_TSource T4-362D
CNS1986 E-6334
CNS1992 3-6334
KPS1 8B29


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) 髙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 髙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 髙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 髙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 髙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 髙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 髙
Case Folding (cf) 髙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 髙
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) 髙
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
kIBMJapan (kIBMJapan) FBFC
kIICore (kIICore) CJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-464C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-8B2
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T4-362D
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 45314
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74593.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1451.261
kCangjie (kCangjie) YSLB
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1518.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-6334
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-6334
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) variant of 高 高, high, tall; lofty, elevated
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 243.10
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74594.010
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAKAI TAKAMARU TAKASA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1451.261
kKorean (kKorean) KO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8B29
kMandarin (kMandarin) gāo
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 45314
kNelson (kNelson) 5247
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 637
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+8705+189.11.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 189.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 189.0
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 高
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
z Variant (kZVariant) 高
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) 髙
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) 髙
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)