U+8237 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 the sides of a boat, bulwarks; a gunwale. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xián.

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+8237 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 88 B7
UTF-16 82 37
UTF-32 00 00 82 37
URL-Quoted %E8%88%B7
HTML-Escape 舷
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 舷
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FA E4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B8 BF
Pīnyīn xián
IRG_GSource G0-4F4F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-383F
IRG_KPSource KP0-F3C
IRG_KSource K0-7A64
IRG_TSource T1-5C71
BigFive B2EC
CCCII 215444
CNS1986 1-5C71
CNS1992 1-5C71
EACC 215444
GB0 4747
GB1 4747
Jis0 2431
KSC0 9068
MainlandTelegraph 5304
TaiwanTelegraph 5304
Xerox 275:115


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8237
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) 舷
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 舷
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 舷
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 舷
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 舷
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 舷
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 舷
Case Folding (cf) 舷
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 舷
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) 舷
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) G0-4F4F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-383F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F3C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7A64
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5C71
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1468.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30403
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53060.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1010.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) B2EC
kCangjie (kCangjie) HYYVI
kCantonese (kCantonese) jin4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215444
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1118.405
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5C71
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5C71
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1468.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) the sides of a boat, bulwarks; a gunwale
kEACC (kEACC) 215444
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2043.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4747
kGB1 (kGB1) 4747
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53060.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53060.040:xián
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3391
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) FUNABATA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KEN GEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2431
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1010.130
kKorean (kKorean) HYEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F3C9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9068
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5304
kMandarin (kMandarin) xián
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2664
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 896g
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30403
kNelson (kNelson) 3872
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1623
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1907+95.5.6 C+1907+137.6.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 137.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 137.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 133.41
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5304
kTang (kTang) hen
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 275:115
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1246.060:xián
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) 舷
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) 舷
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)