U+4E38 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 small round object; pellet, pill. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is w.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+4E38 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 E4 B8 B8
UTF-16 4E 38
UTF-32 00 00 4E 38
URL-Quoted %E4%B8%B8
HTML-Escape 丸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 丸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FC AF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B4 DD
Pīnyīn w
IRG_GSource G0-4D68
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-345D
IRG_KPSource KP0-F6C
IRG_KSource K0-7C2F
IRG_TSource T1-443A
IRG_VSource V1-4A3
BigFive A459
CCCII 213037
CNS1986 1-443A
CNS1992 1-443A
EACC 213037
GB0 4572
GB1 4572
Jis0 2061
KSC0 9215
MainlandTelegraph 0029
TaiwanTelegraph 0029
Xerox 262:120

Related Characters



Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E38
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) 丸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 丸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 丸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 丸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 丸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 丸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 丸
Case Folding (cf) 丸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 丸
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) 丸
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-4D68
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-345D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F6C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7C2F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-443A
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0162.170
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00094
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10042.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0080.150
kBigFive (kBigFive) A459
kCangjie (kCangjie) KNI
kCantonese (kCantonese) jyun2 jyun4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213037
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 44.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-443A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-443A
kCowles (kCowles) 4923
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0162.170
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) small round object; pellet, pill
kEACC (kEACC) 213037
kFenn (kFenn) 303E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 592.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5001.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 4572
kGB1 (kGB1) 4572
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0163a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10042.110
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) wán(13)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10042.110:wán
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0022
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MARUI MARUMERU TAMA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2061
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0080.150
kKorean (kKorean) HWAN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F6C5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9215
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0029
kMandarin (kMandarin) wán
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7004
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3666
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00094
kNelson (kNelson) 0155
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1627
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1561+3.1.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 3.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 3.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 123.37
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0029
kTang (kTang) huɑn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hoàn
kXerox (kXerox) 262:120
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1183.040:wán
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) 丸
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) 丸
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)