Home U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs
Glyph for U+6C6A
Source: Noto CJK


U+6C6A was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as vast, extensive, deep; surname. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is wāng.

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+6C6A behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Wāng (汪) is a Chinese surname. It was 104th of the Hundred Family Surnames poem, contained in the verse Yáo, Shào, Zhàn, Wāng (姚邵湛汪). In 2013, the Fuxi Cultural Association found the name to be the 60th most common in China, being shared by around 48.3 million people or 0.360% of the population, with the province with the largest population being Anhui. Another study found it to be the 58th-most-common surname in mainland China.

It is also Wong in Cantonese, Ong or Ang in Hokkien, Waung or Vong in American English, and Ō or Oh in Japanese. However, in Vietnamese, it is written Uông. Wāng was listed by the NCIIS survey as the 58th most common surname in mainland China and by Yang Xuxian as the 76th most common surname on Taiwan.


System Representation
UTF-8 E6 B1 AA
UTF-16 6C 6A
UTF-32 00 00 6C 6A
URL-Quoted %E6%B1%AA
HTML-Escape 汪
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 汪
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E8 DC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DD EA
Pīnyīn wāng


Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Case Folding Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
ASCII Hex Digit
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Full Composition Exclusion
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Default Ignorable Code Point
East Asian Width Wide
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Join Control
Jamo Short Name
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Logical Order Exception
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Sentence Break Other Letter
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+6C6A CJK Unified Ideograph-6C6A
Script Extension
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Vertical Orientation U
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Big Five Mapping A84C
Cangjie Input Code EMG
kCantonese wong1
CCCII Mapping 21466E
kCihaiT 767.301
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-4A6D
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-4A6D
kDaeJaweon 1000.130
Unihan Definition vast, extensive, deep; surname
kEACC 21466E
kFenn 71H
kFennIndex 594.01
kFourCornerCode 3111.4
kFrequency 4
kGB0 4584
kGB1 4584
kGradeLevel 2
kGSR 0739r
kHangul 왕:0N
kHanYu 31557.080
kHanyuPinlu wāng(20)
kHanyuPinyin 31557.080:wāng,wǎng,hóng
kHKGlyph 2126
kIRG_GSource G0-4D74
kIRG_HSource HB1-A84C
kIRG_JSource J0-5D6A
kIRG_KSource K0-685C
kIRG_TSource T1-4A6D
kIRGDaeJaweon 1000.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 17154
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 31557.080
kIRGKangXi 0607.120
kJapaneseKun HIROI OOI IKE
kJapaneseOn OU
kJis0 6174
kKangXi 0607.120
kKorean WANG
kKoreanName 2015
kKSC0 7260
kLau 3253
kMainlandTelegraph 3076
kMandarin wāng
kMatthews 7041
kMeyerWempe 3782d
kMorohashi 17154
kNelson 2498
kPhonetic 1456
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+5385+85.3.4 C+5385+96.4.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 85.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 85.4
kSBGY 182.21 313.09 428.49
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 3076
kTang quɑng
kTGH 2013:855
kTGHZ2013 380.060:wāng
Stroke Number 7
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJKMPT
Xerox Code 250:304
kXHC1983 1186.030:wāng