U+9BCA 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 shark. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shā.

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+9BCA 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 AF 8A
UTF-16 9B CA
UTF-32 00 00 9B CA
URL-Quoted %E9%AF%8A
HTML-Escape 鯊
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鯊
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F2 C2
Pīnyīn shā
IRG_GSource G1-7668
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-7242
IRG_KPSource KP1-8CE
IRG_KSource K1-635A
IRG_TSource T1-777E
BigFive C354
CCCII 21617B
CNS1986 1-777E
CNS1992 1-777E
EACC 21617B
GB1 8672
Jis0 8234
KSC1 6758
TaiwanTelegraph 7644
Xerox 270:343


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) 鯊
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鯊
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鯊
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鯊
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鯊
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鯊
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鯊
Case Folding (cf) 鯊
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鯊
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) 鯊
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-7668
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-7242
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-8CE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-635A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-777E
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 2003.370
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 46186
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74693.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1471.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) C354
kCangjie (kCangjie) EHNWF
kCantonese (kCantonese) saa1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21617B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1528.503
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-777E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-777E
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 2003.370
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) shark
kEACC (kEACC) 21617B
kFenn (kFenn) 122H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 432.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3933.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 8672
kGSR (kGSR) 0016d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74693.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74693.020:shā
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4652
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HAZE SAME
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SA SHA
kJis0 (kJis0) 8234
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1471.210
kKorean (kKorean) SA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8CED
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6758
kLau (kLau) 2589
kMandarin (kMandarin) shā
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5613
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2584a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 46186
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1096
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7319+195.11.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 195.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 195.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 167.49
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 魦
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 鲨
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7644
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXerox (kXerox) 270:343
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) 鯊
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) 鯊
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)