U+6E26 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 swirl, whirlpool, eddy. 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. In text U+6E26 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 B8 A6
UTF-16 6E 26
UTF-32 00 00 6E 26
URL-Quoted %E6%B8%A6
HTML-Escape 渦
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 渦
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E8 BE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 B2
Pīnyīn w
IRG_GSource G1-4E50
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3132
IRG_KSource K0-683E
IRG_TSource T1-603C
BigFive B4F5
CCCII 214831
CNS1986 1-603C
CNS1992 1-603C
EACC 214831
GB1 4648
Jis0 1718
KSC0 7230
TaiwanTelegraph 3260
Xerox 264:055


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6E26
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) 渦
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 渦
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 渦
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 渦
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 渦
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 渦
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 渦
Case Folding (cf) 渦
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 渦
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) 渦
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-4E50
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3132
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FDE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-683E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-603C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1041.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 17771
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31651.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0634.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) B4F5
kCangjie (kCangjie) EBBR
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwo1 wo1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214831
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 812.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-603C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-603C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1041.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) swirl, whirlpool, eddy
kEACC (kEACC) 214831
kFenn (kFenn) 581K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 604.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3712.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 4648
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31651.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) wō(43)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31651.030:wō,guō
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2249
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UZU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 1718
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0634.070
kKorean (kKorean) WA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7230
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7154
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1409a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 17771
kNelson (kNelson) 2629
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 700
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1236+85.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 85.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 85.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 162.01 164.15
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 涡
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3260
kTang (kTang) guɑ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 264:055
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0422.101:guō 1208.161:wō
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) 渦
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) 渦
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)