U+68C9 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 cotton; cotton padded. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is mi.

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+68C9 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 E6 A3 89
UTF-16 68 C9
UTF-32 00 00 68 C9
URL-Quoted %E6%A3%89
HTML-Escape 棉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 棉
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D8 F6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CC C9
Pīnyīn mi
IRG_GSource G0-435E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4C49
IRG_KSource K0-5876
IRG_TSource T1-5F7B
BigFive B4D6
CCCII 214522
CNS1986 1-5F7B
CNS1992 1-5F7B
EACC 214522
GB0 3562
GB1 3562
Jis0 4441
KSC0 5686
MainlandTelegraph 2758
TaiwanTelegraph 2758
Xerox 245:315


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-68C9
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) 棉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 棉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 棉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 棉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 棉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 棉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 棉
Case Folding (cf) 棉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 棉
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) 棉
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) G0-435E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4C49
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DAE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5876
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5F7B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0920.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 14919
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21234.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0531.240
kBigFive (kBigFive) B4D6
kCangjie (kCangjie) DHAB
kCantonese (kCantonese) min4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214522
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 702.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5F7B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5F7B
kCowles (kCowles) 2676
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0920.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) cotton; cotton padded
kEACC (kEACC) 214522
kFenn (kFenn) 806C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 341.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4692.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 3562
kGB1 (kGB1) 3562
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21234.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) mián(392)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21234.030:mián
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1954
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) WATA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) MEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4441
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0531.240
kKorean (kKorean) MYEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DAE5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5686
kLau (kLau) 2137
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2758
kMandarin (kMandarin) mián
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4505
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1821
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 14919
kNelson (kNelson) 2295
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 897
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3797+75.4.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 75.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 75.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 139.38
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2758
kTang (kTang) *miɛn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 245:315
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0784.050:mián
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) 棉
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) 棉
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)