U+4E7E 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 dry; first hexagram; warming principle of the sun, penetrating and fertilizing, heavenly generative principle (male). Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gān.

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. In text U+4E7E 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 B9 BE
UTF-16 4E 7E
UTF-32 00 00 4E 7E
URL-Quoted %E4%B9%BE
HTML-Escape 乾
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ä¹¾
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CB EB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B4 A5
Pīnyīn gān
IRG_GSource G0-472C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3425
IRG_KSource K0-4B6B
IRG_TSource T1-5871
IRG_VSource V1-4A4
BigFive B0AE
CCCII 21304C
CNS1986 1-5871
CNS1992 1-5871
EACC 21304C
GB0 3912
GB1 3912
Jis0 2005
KSC0 4375
MainlandTelegraph 0051
TaiwanTelegraph 0051
Xerox 315:171


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 乾
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 乾
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 乾
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 乾
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 乾
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 乾
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 乾
Case Folding (cf) 乾
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 乾
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) 乾
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) G0-472C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3425
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CED
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4B6B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5871
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0172.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00204
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10056.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0084.250
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0AE
kCangjie (kCangjie) JJON
kCantonese (kCantonese) gon1 kin4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21304C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 56.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5871
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5871
kCowles (kCowles) 1759 1976
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0172.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dry; first hexagram; warming principle of the sun, penetrating and fertilizing, heavenly generative principle (male)
kEACC (kEACC) 21304C
kFenn (kFenn) 17A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 64.08 237.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4841.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 3912
kGB1 (kGB1) 3912
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0140c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10056.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10056.100:gān,qián
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0043
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAWAKU KAWAKASU INUI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAN KEN GEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2005
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0084.250
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 299
kKorean (kKorean) KAN KEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CED2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4375
kLau (kLau) 958 1695
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0051
kMandarin (kMandarin) gān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3233
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1156a 1229
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00204
kNelson (kNelson) 0784
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 654
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1505+5.1.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 5.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 5.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 122.38 142.27
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 干
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 亁
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0051
kTang (kTang) *ghyɛn ghyɛn gɑn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) kiền
kXerox (kXerox) 315:171
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0352.091:gān 0913.050:qián
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) 乾
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) 乾
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)