U+79BE 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 grain still on stalk; rice plant. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+79BE 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 115 meaning "grain" is 1 of 23 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 5 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 431 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E7 A6 BE
UTF-16 79 BE
UTF-32 00 00 79 BE
URL-Quoted %E7%A6%BE
HTML-Escape 禾
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 禾
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FC A2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B2 D3
IRG_GSource G0-3A4C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3253
IRG_KPSource KP0-F6B
IRG_KSource K0-7C22
IRG_TSource T1-467D
BigFive A5DD
CCCII 214F23
CNS1986 1-467D
CNS1992 1-467D
EACC 214F23
GB0 2644
GB1 2644
Jis0 1851
KSC0 9202
MainlandTelegraph 4421
TaiwanTelegraph 4421
Xerox 261:362

Related Characters

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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) 禾
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 禾
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 禾
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 禾
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 禾
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 禾
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 禾
Case Folding (cf) 禾
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 禾
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) 禾
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) G0-3A4C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3253
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F6B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7C22
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-467D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1270.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24906
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42588.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0848.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) A5DD
kCangjie (kCangjie) HD
kCantonese (kCantonese) wo4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214F23
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 986.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-467D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-467D
kCowles (kCowles) 5060
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1270.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) grain still on stalk; rice plant
kEACC (kEACC) 214F23
kFenn (kFenn) 510E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 154.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2090.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2644
kGB1 (kGB1) 2644
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0008a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42588.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42588.010:hé
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⽲[U+2F72]:42588.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2891
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) INE NOGI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 1851
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0848.180
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 70
kKorean (kKorean) HWA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F6B9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9202
kLau (kLau) 3243
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4421
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2114
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3777
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24906
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1453
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1363+115.5.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 115.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 115.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 163.46
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4421
kTang (kTang) huɑ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kXerox (kXerox) 261:362
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0453.040:hé
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) 禾
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) 禾
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)