U+8068 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 connect, join; associate, ally. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lian.

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+8068 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 E8 81 A8
UTF-16 80 68
UTF-32 00 00 80 68
URL-Quoted %E8%81%A8
HTML-Escape 聨
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 聨
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E6 DF
Pīnyīn lian
IRG_GSource GE-394A
IRG_JSource J0-665F
IRG_KPSource KP1-6A4
IRG_KSource K2-546B
IRG_TSource T3-4E37
CNS1986 E-4E37
CNS1992 3-4E37
EACC 4B5277
Jis0 7063
KPS1 6A40


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8068
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) 聨
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 聨
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 聨
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 聨
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 聨
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 聨
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 聨
Case Folding (cf) 聨
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 聨
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) 聨
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) GE-394A
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-665F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6A4
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-546B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-4E37
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1419.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 29134
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42793.021
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0968.391
kCangjie (kCangjie) XSJVI
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-4E37
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-4E37
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1419.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) connect, join; associate, ally
kEACC (kEACC) 4B5277
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1214.3
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42793.021
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSURANERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) REN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7063
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0968.391
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6A40
kMandarin (kMandarin) lian
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 29134
kNelson (kNelson) 3713
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6220+128.6.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 128.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 128.9
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
z Variant (kZVariant) 聯
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) 聨
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) 聨
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)