U+706C 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 fire; radical number 86. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is biāo.

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+706C behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 86 meaning "fire" is 1 of 34 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 4 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 639 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

In the Chinese Wu Xing ("Five Phases"), 火 represents the element Fire. In Taoist cosmology, 火 (Fire) is the nature component of the Ba gua diagram 離 Lí.


System Representation
UTF-8 E7 81 AC
UTF-16 70 6C
UTF-32 00 00 70 6C
URL-Quoted %E7%81%AC
HTML-Escape 灬
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 灬
Pīnyīn biāo
IRG_GSource G0-6C61
IRG_HSource H-8B
IRG_JSource J4-6F58
IRG_KPSource KP1-54B
IRG_KSource K2-4365
IRG_TSource T4-2150
CCCII 245067
GB0 7665
GB1 7665
JIS0213 2,79,56
Jis1 4136
KPS1 54B3
Xerox 324:314

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-706C
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) 灬
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 灬
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 灬
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 灬
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 灬
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 灬
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 灬
Case Folding (cf) 灬
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 灬
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) 灬
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6C61
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-8B
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-6F58
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-54B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-4365
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T4-2150
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1074.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 18851
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32187.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0665.030
kCangjie (kCangjie) XF
kCantonese (kCantonese) biu1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 245067
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1074.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) fire; radical number 86
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3300
kGB0 (kGB0) 7665
kGB1 (kGB1) 7665
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32187.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32187.020:biāo,huǒ
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) RETSUKA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HYOU KA
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,79,56
kJis1 (kJis1) 4136
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0665.030
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 54B3
kMandarin (kMandarin) biāo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2395
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 18851
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14749+86.4.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 86.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 86.0
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 火
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kXerox (kXerox) 324:314
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) 灬
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) 灬
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)