U+71DC 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 simmer, cook over slow fire. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is mèn.

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+71DC 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 87 9C
UTF-16 71 DC
UTF-32 00 00 71 DC
URL-Quoted %E7%87%9C
HTML-Escape 燜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 燜
Pīnyīn mèn
IRG_GSource G1-6C4B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-7026
IRG_KPSource KP1-55F
IRG_KSource K2-4541
IRG_TSource T1-713E
BigFive BF54
CCCII 214A25
CNS1986 1-713E
CNS1992 1-713E
EACC 214A25
GB1 7643
JIS0213 2,80,06
Jis1 4227
KPS1 55F7
TaiwanTelegraph 0000
Xerox 301:137


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) 燜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 燜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 燜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 燜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 燜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 燜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 燜
Case Folding (cf) 燜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 燜
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) 燜
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-6C4B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7026
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-55F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-4541
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-713E
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19455
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32238.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0684.161
kBigFive (kBigFive) BF54
kCangjie (kCangjie) FANP
kCantonese (kCantonese) mun6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214A25
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 860.306
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-713E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-713E
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) simmer, cook over slow fire
kEACC (kEACC) 214A25
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 9782.0
kGB1 (kGB1) 7643
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32238.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32238.070:mèn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2431
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) MON
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,80,06
kJis1 (kJis1) 4227
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0684.161
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 55F7
kMandarin (kMandarin) mèn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4421
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19455
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 929
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18041+86.4.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 86.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 86.12
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 焖
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0000
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 301:137
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) 燜
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) 燜
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)