U+4ECE 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 from, by, since, whence, through. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is c.

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+4ECE 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 BB 8E
UTF-16 4E CE
UTF-32 00 00 4E CE
URL-Quoted %E4%BB%8E
HTML-Escape 从
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 从
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D0 BA
Pīnyīn c
IRG_GSource G0-3453
IRG_HSource H-9F
IRG_JSource J0-503A
IRG_KPSource KP1-34A
IRG_KSource K2-2157
IRG_TSource T3-214B
CCCII 216462
CNS1986 E-214B
CNS1992 3-214B
GB0 2051
Jis0 4826
KPS1 34A5
MainlandTelegraph 1783


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) 从
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 从
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 从
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 从
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 从
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 从
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 从
Case Folding (cf) 从
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 从
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) 从
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) AG
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-3453
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-9F
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-503A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-34A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2157
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-214B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0195.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00362
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10105.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0092.030
kCangjie (kCangjie) OO
kCantonese (kCantonese) cung4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216462
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 85.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-214B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-214B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0195.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) from, by, since, whence, through
kEACC (kEACC) 273D6C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 565.05 566.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8800.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 2051
kGSR (kGSR) 1191a
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10105.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) cóng(3708) cōng(25)
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHITAGAU YORI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JUU SHOU JU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4826
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0092.030
kKorean (kKorean) CONG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 34A5
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1783
kMandarin (kMandarin) cóng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6919
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00362
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 329
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4115+9.2.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 036.37
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 從
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 從
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 從
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0177.100:cōng 0178.090:cóng
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) 从
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) 从
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)