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Glyph for U+B0A8
Source: Noto CJK

U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam

U+B0A8 was added to Unicode in version 2.0 (1996). It belongs to the block U+AC00 to U+D7AF Hangul Syllables in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Hangul script.

The glyph is a Canonical composition of the glyphs Glyph for U+B098 Hangul Syllable Na, Glyph for U+11B7 Hangul Jongseong Mieum. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+B0A8 behaves as Hangul LVT Syllable regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Alphabetic Letter for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Hangul Syllable Type LVT.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Nam is a Korean family name meaning "south". The 2000 South Korean census found 257,178 people with this family name, of whom 150,394 belonged to the Uiryeong Nam bon-gwan. According to the same census, the place with the highest frequency of people belonging to that bon-gwan was Eumseong County, North Chungcheong Province, where it accounted for 1,021 people, or 1.21% of the population; this represented a significant drop both in numbers and in proportion from the 1985 census, when it accounted for 1,427 people, or 1.71% of the population.

Korean people with this surname include:

  • Nam Bo-ra (born 1989), South Korean actress
  • Nam Da-reum (born 2002), South Korean actor
  • Nam Da-won (born 1997), South Korean singer, member of girl group Cosmic Girls
  • Nam Gi-nam (born 1942), South Korean director of movies, cartoons and TV series
  • Nam Gyu-ri (born 1985), South Korean singer, former member of girl group SeeYa
  • Nam Hae-il (born 1948), South Korean naval officer
  • Nam Hyun-hee (born 1981), South Korean foil fencer
  • Nam Ji-hyun (actress) (born 1995), South Korean actress
  • Nam Ji-hyun (singer) (born 1990), South Korean singer, former member of girl group 4Minute
  • Nam Joo-hyuk (born 1994), South Korean actor and model
  • Nam Jung-hyun (born 1933), South Korean author
  • Nam Na-yeong (born 1971), South Korean film editor
  • Nam Sang-mi (born 1984), South Korean actress
  • Nam Sung-yong (1912–2001), Korean Olympian
  • Nam Tae-hee (born 1991), South Korean football player
  • Nam Tae-hyun (born 1994), South Korean singer, former member of boy group Winner
  • Nam Woo-hyun (born 1991), South Korean singer, member of boy group Infinite
  • Nam Yoon-ho (born 1984), South Korean curler
  • Eric Nam (born 1988), Korean-American singer
  • Leonardo Nam (born 1979), Korean Australian actor
  • Naomi Nari Nam (born 1985), American figure skater

Representations

System Representation
45224
UTF-8 EB 82 A8
UTF-16 B0 A8
UTF-32 00 00 B0 A8
URL-Quoted %EB%82%A8
HTML-Escape 남
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 남
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) B3 B2

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age 2.0 (1996)
Unicode Name HANGUL SYLLABLE NAM
Unicode 1 Name
Block Hangul Syllables
General Category Other Letter
Script Hangul
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type Canonical
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+B098 Hangul Syllable Na Glyph for U+11B7 Hangul Jongseong Mieum
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Case Folding Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Grapheme Cluster Break Hangul Syllable Type LVT
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check No
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check No
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Alphabetic Letter
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type LVT Syllable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Hangul LVT Syllable
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+B0A8 Hangul Syllable Nam
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U