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6-dot braille cells

The Braille pattern dots-23 ( ) is a 6-dot braille cell with the middle and bottom left dots raised, or an 8-dot braille cell with the two middle-left dots raised. It is represented by the Unicode code point U+2806, and in Braille ASCII with the number "2".

Character ⠆ (braille pattern dots-23)
Unicode name BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-23
Encodings decimal hex
Unicode 10246 U+2806
UTF-8 226 160 134 E2 A0 86
Numeric character reference ⠆ ⠆
Braille ASCII 50 32

Unified BrailleEdit

In unified international braille, the braille pattern dots-23 is used to represent a voiced bilabial consonant, such as /b/ or /ɓ/ when multiple letters correspond to these values, and is otherwise assigned as punctuation or accent mark, as needed.[1]

Table of unified braille valuesEdit

French Braille ; (semicolon)
English Braille ; (semicolon), -bb-
English Contraction be, be-
German Braille be
Bharati Braille ; (semicolon) [2]
Russian Braille ; (semicolon)
Slovak Braille ; (semicolon)
Arabic Braille ـً (fathatan)
Thai Braille ī

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Other brailleEdit

Plus dots 7 and 8Edit

Related to Braille pattern dots-23 are Braille patterns 237, 238, and 2378, which are used in 8-dot braille systems, such as Gardner-Salinas and Luxembourgish Braille.

Character      
Unicode name BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-237 BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-238 BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-2378
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 10310 U+2846 10374 U+2886 10438 U+28C6
UTF-8 226 161 134 E2 A1 86 226 162 134 E2 A2 86 226 163 134 E2 A3 86
Numeric character reference ⡆ ⡆ ⢆ ⢆ ⣆ ⣆
dots 237 dots 238 dots 2378
Gardner Salinas Braille [4] end array line ( (open parenthesis) open complex radicand

related 8-dot kantenji patternsEdit

In the Japanese kantenji braille, the standard 8-dot Braille patterns 37, 137, 347, and 1347 are the patterns related to Braille pattern dots-23, since the two additional dots of kantenji patterns 023, 237, and 0237 are placed above the base 6-dot cell, instead of below, as in standard 8-dot braille.

Character        
Unicode name BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-37 BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-137 BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-347 BRAILLE PATTERN DOTS-1347
Encodings decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex decimal hex
Unicode 10308 U+2844 10309 U+2845 10316 U+284C 10317 U+284D
UTF-8 226 161 132 E2 A1 84 226 161 133 E2 A1 85 226 161 140 E2 A1 8C 226 161 141 E2 A1 8D
Numeric character reference ⡄ ⡄ ⡅ ⡅ ⡌ ⡌ ⡍ ⡍

Kantenji using braille patterns 37, 137, 347, or 1347Edit

This listing includes kantenji using Braille pattern dots-23 for all 6349 kanji found in JIS C 6226-1978.

Variants and thematic compoundsEdit

  •    - selector 1 + ゐ/幺 = 乃
  •    - selector 4 + ゐ/幺 = 及
  •    - selector 5 + ゐ/幺 = 亥
  •    - ゐ/幺 + selector 1 = 幼
  •    - ゐ/幺 + selector 3 = 幺
  •    - ゐ/幺 + selector 4 = 幻
  •    - 比 + ゐ/幺 = 左

Compounds of 系Edit

  •    - な/亻 + ゐ/幺 = 係
  •    - こ/子 + ゐ/幺 = 孫
    •     - ひ/辶 + こ/子 + ゐ/幺 = 遜
  •    - 氷/氵 + ゐ/幺 = 潔
  •    - へ/⺩ + ゐ/幺 = 素
  •    - ろ/十 + ゐ/幺 = 索
  •    - た/⽥ + ゐ/幺 = 累
    •     - や/疒 + た/⽥ + ゐ/幺 = 瘰
    •     - い/糹/#2 + た/⽥ + ゐ/幺 = 縲
    •     - む/車 + た/⽥ + ゐ/幺 = 螺
    •     - そ/馬 + た/⽥ + ゐ/幺 = 騾
  •    - は/辶 + ゐ/幺 = 繁
  •    - む/車 + ゐ/幺 = 繋
  •    - ち/竹 + ゐ/幺 = 纂
  •    - ゐ/幺 + こ/子 = 紅
  •    - ゐ/幺 + 龸 = 紋
  •    - ゐ/幺 + 仁/亻 = 納
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ひ/辶 = 紐
  •    - ゐ/幺 + る/忄 = 紺
  •    - ゐ/幺 + れ/口 = 結
  •    - ゐ/幺 + し/巿 = 絶
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ゆ/彳 = 網
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ゑ/訁 = 綴
  •    - ゐ/幺 + め/目 = 綿
  •    - ゐ/幺 + す/発 = 緊
  •    - ゐ/幺 + 火 = 緋
  •    - ゐ/幺 + 日 = 緒
  •    - ゐ/幺 + い/糹/#2 = 緯
  •    - ゐ/幺 + そ/馬 = 縁
    •     - 心 + ゐ/幺 + そ/馬 = 櫞
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ら/月 = 縋
  •    - ゐ/幺 + え/訁 = 縞
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ほ/方 = 縫
  •    - ゐ/幺 + た/⽥ = 繹
  •    - ゐ/幺 + よ/广 = 纏
    •     - ゐ/幺 + ゐ/幺 + よ/广 = 纒
  •    - め/目 + ゐ/幺 = 県
    •     - め/目 + め/目 + ゐ/幺 = 縣
  •     - ゆ/彳 + 宿 + ゐ/幺 = 徽
  •     - ゐ/幺 + 宿 + め/目 = 緜
  •     - ゐ/幺 + へ/⺩ + は/辶 = 纛
  •     - せ/食 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 鯀
  •     - ゐ/幺 + 宿 + こ/子 = 絳
  •     - ゐ/幺 + 龸 + ゑ/訁 = 綬
  •     - ゐ/幺 + ほ/方 + そ/馬 = 緲
  •     - ら/月 + け/犬 + ゐ/幺 = 縢
  •     - ゐ/幺 + 宿 + ろ/十 = 繚
  •     - む/車 + 宿 + ゐ/幺 = 辮

Compounds of 乃Edit

  •    - の/禾 + ゐ/幺 = 秀
    •     - い/糹/#2 + の/禾 + ゐ/幺 = 綉
    •    - え/訁 + ゐ/幺 = 誘
    •    - ひ/辶 + ゐ/幺 = 透
    •     - 心 + の/禾 + ゐ/幺 = 莠
    •     - か/金 + の/禾 + ゐ/幺 = 銹
  •    - ゐ/幺 + て/扌 = 携
  •     - な/亻 + selector 1 + ゐ/幺 = 仍
  •     - こ/子 + selector 1 + ゐ/幺 = 孕
  •     - き/木 + selector 1 + ゐ/幺 = 朶
    •     - み/耳 + selector 1 + ゐ/幺 = 躱
  •     - ゐ/幺 + 宿 + ⺼ = 盈

Compounds of 及Edit

  •    - て/扌 + ゐ/幺 = 扱
  •    - れ/口 + ゐ/幺 = 吸
  •    - い/糹/#2 + ゐ/幺 = 級
  •     - や/疒 + selector 4 + ゐ/幺 = 岌
  •     - に/氵 + selector 4 + ゐ/幺 = 汲
  •     - ち/竹 + selector 4 + ゐ/幺 = 笈

Compounds of 亥Edit

  •    - き/木 + ゐ/幺 = 核
  •    - ゑ/訁 + ゐ/幺 = 該
  •    - か/金 + ゐ/幺 = 骸
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ね/示 = 刻
  •    - ゐ/幺 + ぬ/力 = 劾
  •     - つ/土 + selector 5 + ゐ/幺 = 垓
  •     - こ/子 + selector 5 + ゐ/幺 = 孩
  •     - そ/馬 + selector 5 + ゐ/幺 = 駭
  •     - れ/口 + 宿 + ゐ/幺 = 咳

Compounds of 幼Edit

  •     - て/扌 + ゐ/幺 + selector 1 = 拗
  •     - う/宀/#3 + ゐ/幺 + selector 1 = 窈
  •     - し/巿 + ゐ/幺 + selector 1 = 黝

Compounds of 幺Edit

  •    - ゐ/幺 + ゐ/幺 = 幽
  •    - ゆ/彳 + ゐ/幺 = 後
  •    - に/氵 + ゐ/幺 = 滋
  •    - 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 玄
    •     - や/疒 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 痃
    •     - め/目 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 眩
    •     - い/糹/#2 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 絃
    •     - ふ/女 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 舷
    •     - ゆ/彳 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 衒
    •     - か/金 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 鉉
  •    - 囗 + ゐ/幺 = 畿
  •    - ま/石 + ゐ/幺 = 磁
  •    - 日 + ゐ/幺 = 楽
    •    - く/艹 + ゐ/幺 = 薬
      •     - く/艹 + く/艹 + ゐ/幺 = 藥
    •     - 日 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 樂
      •     - て/扌 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 擽
      •     - 火 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 爍
      •     - ま/石 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 礫
      •     - む/車 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 轢
      •     - か/金 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 鑠
    •     - 心 + 日 + ゐ/幺 = 檪
  •    - み/耳 + ゐ/幺 = 蹊
  •    - ゐ/幺 + 囗 = 幾
    •     - え/訁 + ゐ/幺 + 囗 = 譏
    •     - せ/食 + ゐ/幺 + 囗 = 饑
  •    - ゐ/幺 + 心 = 慈
  •    - ゐ/幺 + や/疒 = 郷
    •    - ゐ/幺 + ま/石 = 響
    •    - せ/食 + ゐ/幺 = 饗
    •     - 囗 + ゐ/幺 + や/疒 = 嚮
  •    - ゐ/幺 + に/氵 = 渓
    •     - ゐ/幺 + ゐ/幺 + に/氵 = 溪
  •    - ゐ/幺 + せ/食 = 鶏
    •     - ゐ/幺 + ゐ/幺 + せ/食 = 鷄
  •    - お/頁 + ゐ/幺 = 顕
    •     - お/頁 + お/頁 + ゐ/幺 = 顯
  •     - く/艹 + ゐ/幺 + ゐ/幺 = 茲
  •     - こ/子 + 宿 + ゐ/幺 = 孳
  •     - み/耳 + 龸 + ゐ/幺 = 聨
  •     - み/耳 + 宿 + ゐ/幺 = 聯
  •     - ゐ/幺 + た/⽥ + selector 1 = 谿
  •     - せ/食 + 宿 + ゐ/幺 = 酳
  •     - ゐ/幺 + 心 + ま/石 = 麼

Compounds of 左Edit

  •    - 仁/亻 + ゐ/幺 = 佐

Other compoundsEdit

  •    - つ/土 + ゐ/幺 = 報
  •    - ら/月 + ゐ/幺 = 服
    •     - ち/竹 + ら/月 + ゐ/幺 = 箙
  •     - そ/馬 + の/禾 + ゐ/幺 = 羲

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "World Braille Usage". UNESCO. Retrieved 2012-04-19..
  2. ^ "Introduction to Bharati Braille". Retrieved 25 April 2013.
  3. ^ "Nemeth Braille (Mathematics Braille)". Archived from the original on 2012-04-21. Retrieved 2012-04-25.
  4. ^ "Index of Topics in Braille Section". Oregon State University Science Access Project Braille topics. Archived from the original on 2012-04-20. Retrieved 2012-04-29.
  5. ^ "ロービジョン相談と光学". Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  6. ^ "盲人と文字 -漢点字の世界". Retrieved 27 December 2013.
  7. ^ "漢点字". Retrieved 27 December 2013.
  8. ^ "漢点字入門" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 31 December 2013. Retrieved 30 December 2013.