U+6587 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 literature, culture, writing. 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+6587 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 67 meaning "script" or "literature" is 1 of 34 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 4 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 26 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E6 96 87
UTF-16 65 87
UTF-32 00 00 65 87
URL-Quoted %E6%96%87
HTML-Escape 文
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 文
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D9 FE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CA B8
Pīnyīn w
IRG_GSource G0-4E44
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4A38
IRG_KSource K0-597E
IRG_TSource T1-4546
IRG_VSource V1-583
BigFive A4E5
CCCII 214258
CNS1986 1-4546
CNS1992 1-4546
EACC 214258
GB0 4636
GB1 4636
Jis0 4224
KSC0 5794
MainlandTelegraph 2429
TaiwanTelegraph 2429
Xerox 242:112

Related Characters

  • ⽂
  • ㉆


  • ⽂


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6587
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) 文
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 文
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 文
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 文
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 文
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 文
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 文
Case Folding (cf) 文
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 文
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) 文
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) G0-4E44
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4A38
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DBE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-597E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4546
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-583
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0831.390
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 13450
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32169.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0477.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4E5
kCangjie (kCangjie) YK
kCantonese (kCantonese) man4 man6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214258
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 608.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4546
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4546
kCowles (kCowles) 2612 2616
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0831.390
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) literature, culture, writing
kEACC (kEACC) 214258
kFenn (kFenn) 546B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 602.01 602.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0040.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 1
kGB0 (kGB0) 4636
kGB1 (kGB1) 4636
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0475a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32169.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) wén(1890)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32169.010:wén
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⽂[U+2F42]:32169.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1728
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) FUMI AYA KAZARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) BUN MON
kJis0 (kJis0) 4224
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0477.010
kKorean (kKorean) MWUN
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5794
kLau (kLau) 2087 2088
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2429
kMandarin (kMandarin) wén
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7129
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1772 1776
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 13450
kNelson (kNelson) 2064
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 877
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3592+67.4.0 V+20131+67.4.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 67.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 67.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 109.30
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 㒚穩
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2429
kTang (kTang) *miən
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) văn
kXerox (kXerox) 242:112
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1203.060:wén
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) 文
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) 文
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)