U+708E 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 flame, blaze; hot. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is y.

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+708E 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 E7 82 8E
UTF-16 70 8E
UTF-32 00 00 70 8E
URL-Quoted %E7%82%8E
HTML-Escape 炎
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 炎
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E6 FA
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 EA
Pīnyīn y
IRG_GSource G0-5157
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-316A
IRG_KPSource KP0-F9A
IRG_KSource K0-667A
IRG_TSource T1-4E63
IRG_VSource V1-5D7
BigFive AAA2
CCCII 21494C
CNS1986 1-4E63
CNS1992 1-4E63
EACC 21494C
GB0 4955
GB1 4955
Jis0 1774
KSC0 7090
MainlandTelegraph 3508
TaiwanTelegraph 3508
Xerox 254:157


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-708E
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) 炎
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 炎
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 炎
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 炎
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 炎
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 炎
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 炎
Case Folding (cf) 炎
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 炎
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) 炎
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) G0-5157
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-316A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F9A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-667A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4E63
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-5D7
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1076.210
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 18910
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32193.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0667.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) AAA2
kCangjie (kCangjie) FF
kCantonese (kCantonese) jim4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21494C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 843.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4E63
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4E63
kCowles (kCowles) 1323
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1076.210
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) flame, blaze; hot
kEACC (kEACC) 21494C
kFenn (kFenn) 447F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 624.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 9080.9
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 4955
kGB1 (kGB1) 4955
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0617a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32193.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yán(50)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32193.060:yán,yàn,tán
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2371
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HONOO MOERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EN TAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 1774
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0667.130
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 239
kKorean (kKorean) YEM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F9A3
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7090
kLau (kLau) 3451
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3508
kMandarin (kMandarin) yán
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7335
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 879a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 18910
kNelson (kNelson) 2751
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1568
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1292+86.4.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 86.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 86.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 227.15
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3508
kTang (kTang) *hyɛm
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) viêm
kXerox (kXerox) 254:157
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1325.020:yán
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) 炎
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) 炎
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)