U+6D8E 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 saliva. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xián.

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+6D8E 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 B6 8E
UTF-16 6D 8E
UTF-32 00 00 6D 8E
URL-Quoted %E6%B6%8E
HTML-Escape 涎
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 涎
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E6 CE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DE B7
Pīnyīn xián
IRG_GSource G0-4F51
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5E37
IRG_KPSource KP0-F8E
IRG_KSource K0-664E
IRG_TSource T1-5B48
BigFive B243
CCCII 214775
CNS1986 1-5B48
CNS1992 1-5B48
EACC 214775
GB0 4749
GB1 4749
Jis0 6223
KSC0 7046
MainlandTelegraph 3241
TaiwanTelegraph 3241
Xerox 261:336


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) 涎
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 涎
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 涎
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 涎
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 涎
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 涎
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 涎
Case Folding (cf) 涎
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 涎
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) 涎
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) G0-4F51
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5E37
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F8E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-664E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5B48
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1029.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 17536
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31610.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0626.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) B243
kCangjie (kCangjie) ENKM
kCantonese (kCantonese) jin4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214775
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 801.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5B48
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5B48
kCowles (kCowles) 1357
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1029.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) saliva
kEACC (kEACC) 214775
kFenn (kFenn) 128F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 179.03 624.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3214.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 4749
kGB1 (kGB1) 4749
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31610.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31610.010:xián,yàn,diàn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2197
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YODARE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SEN EN
kJis0 (kJis0) 6223
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0626.210
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 235
kKorean (kKorean) YEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F8EA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7046
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3241
kMandarin (kMandarin) xián
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2714
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 896a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 17536
kNelson (kNelson) 2560
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1578
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5428+85.3.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 85.7
Radical Stroke Count (Morohashi) (kRSKanWa) 85.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 85.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 141.37 412.07
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 㳄
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3241
kTang (kTang) ziɛn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 261:336
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1248.020:xián
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) 涎
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) 涎
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)