U+6F23 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 flowing water; ripples; weeping. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lián.

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+6F23 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 BC A3
UTF-16 6F 23
UTF-32 00 00 6F 23
URL-Quoted %E6%BC%A3
HTML-Escape 漣
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake æ¼£
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D5 FE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CE FA
Pīnyīn lián
IRG_GSource G1-4130
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4E7A
IRG_KPSource KP0-D8A
IRG_KSource K0-557E
IRG_TSource T1-694E
IRG_VSource V1-5D3
BigFive BAA7
CCCII 214859
CNS1986 1-694E
CNS1992 1-694E
EACC 214859
GB1 3316
Jis0 4690
KSC0 5394
TaiwanTelegraph 3353
Xerox 273:062

Related Characters

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6F23
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) 漣
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 漣
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 漣
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 漣
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 漣
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 漣
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 漣
Case Folding (cf) 漣
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 漣
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) 漣
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) G1-4130
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4E7A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D8A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-557E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-694E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-5D3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1056.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 18155
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31695.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0646.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) BAA7
kCangjie (kCangjie) EYJJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) lin4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214859
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 828.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-694E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-694E
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1056.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) flowing water; ripples; weeping
kEACC (kEACC) 214859
kFenn (kFenn) 837K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 306.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3513.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 3316
kGSR (kGSR) 0213b
kHangul (kHangul) 련 연
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31695.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31695.030:lián,lán
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2298
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SAZANAMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RAN REN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4690
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0646.210
kKorean (kKorean) LYEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D8A7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5394
kMandarin (kMandarin) lián
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4012
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 18155
kNelson (kNelson) 2641
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 808
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4034+85.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 85.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 85.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 139.09
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 涟
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3353
kTang (kTang) liɛn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) lăn
kXerox (kXerox) 273:062
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) 漣
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) 漣
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)