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Character  Ⅸ 
Unicode name ROMAN NUMERAL NINE
Number Forms U+2168

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(upper case Roman numeral nine, lower case )

  1. Roman numeral nine (9)
  2. (ordinal, especially in the names of aristocracy) the ninth.

Usage notes[edit]

This symbol is the pre-combined Unicode glyph for the Roman numeral nine, mainly intended for compatibility with large East-Asian character sets. It is used to represent the individual number where individual glyphs are not wanted. Otherwise, the Roman numeral nine is written as the sequence “IX” (that is, “I” followed by “X”).

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