U+9CE9 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 pigeon, dove; collect, assemble. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is jiū.

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+9CE9 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 B3 A9
UTF-16 9C E9
UTF-32 00 00 9C E9
URL-Quoted %E9%B3%A9
HTML-Escape 鳩
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鳩
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CF CD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C8 B7
Pīnyīn jiū
IRG_GSource G1-702F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4837
IRG_KPSource KP0-D1B
IRG_KSource K0-4F4D
IRG_TSource T1-676D
IRG_VSource V1-6C6
BigFive B9A7
CCCII 216230
CNS1986 1-676D
CNS1992 1-676D
EACC 216230
GB1 8015
Jis0 4023
KSC0 4745
TaiwanTelegraph 7682
Xerox 270:253


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) 鳩
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鳩
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鳩
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鳩
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鳩
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鳩
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鳩
Case Folding (cf) 鳩
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鳩
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) 鳩
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-702F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4837
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D1B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4F4D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-676D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6C6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 2013.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 46648
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74613.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1481.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) B9A7
kCangjie (kCangjie) KNHAF
kCantonese (kCantonese) gau1 kau2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216230
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1533.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-676D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-676D
kCowles (kCowles) 1567
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 2013.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) pigeon, dove; collect, assemble
kEACC (kEACC) 216230
kFenn (kFenn) 302E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 83.11
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4702.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 8015
kGSR (kGSR) 0992n
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74613.130
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74613.130:jiū,qiú,zhì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4669
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HATO ATSUMERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KYUU KU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4023
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1481.100
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 399
kKorean (kKorean) KWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D1B5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4745
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiū
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1200
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1063
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 46648
kNelson (kNelson) 5342
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 587
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3403+196.11.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 196.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 196.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 208.13
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 鸠
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7682
kTang (kTang) giou
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cưu
kXerox (kXerox) 270:253
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) 鳩
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) 鳩
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)