U+BC30 was added to Unicode in version 2.0 (1996). It belongs to the block Hangul Syllables in the 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 ᄇ ᅢ. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+BC30 behaves as H2 regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and ALetter for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is LV.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Bae, also sometimes spelled Pae or Pai, is a Korean family name. The South Korean census of 2000 found 372,064 people by this surname, or slightly less than 1% of the population.

裵 is the most common form of hanja for this name. There is also the alternative, 裴, a variant of the former lacking the "stem" at the top. A common question when people sharing this surname meet is, "Does your pear (also pronounced 'Bae') have a stem or not?"


System Representation
UTF-8 EB B0 B0
UTF-16 BC 30
UTF-32 00 00 BC 30
URL-Quoted %EB%B0%B0
HTML-Escape 배
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ë°°
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) B9 E8

Related Characters

  • 백
  • 밲
  • 밳
  • 밴
  • 밵
  • 밶
  • 밷
  • 밸
  • 밹
  • 밺
  • 밻
  • 밼
  • 밽
  • 밾
  • 밿
  • 뱀
  • 뱁
  • 뱂
  • 뱃
  • 뱄
  • 뱅
  • 뱆
  • 뱇
  • 뱈
  • 뱉
  • 뱊
  • 뱋


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 2.0
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) Hangul
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Hangul
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) Canonical
Decomposition Mapping (dm) ᄇ ᅢ
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 배
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 배
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 배
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 배
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 배
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 배
Case Folding (cf) 배
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 배
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) 배
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) LV
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) LV Syllable
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
Line Break (lb) H2
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) No
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 배
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) No
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) 배
Script Extension (scx) Hangul
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) ALetter
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)