U+8240 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 a sampan, lighter, barge. 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. In text U+8240 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 89 80
UTF-16 82 40
UTF-32 00 00 82 40
URL-Quoted %E8%89%80
HTML-Escape 艀
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 艀
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DD B2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E7 D9
IRG_GSource G5-6522
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6759
IRG_KSource K0-5D32
IRG_TSource T2-464B
BigFive DFA6
CCCII 227B47
CNS1986 2-464B
CNS1992 2-464B
EACC 227B47
GB5 6902
Jis0 7157
KSC0 6118
Xerox 307:047


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8240
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) 艀
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 艀
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 艀
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 艀
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 艀
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 艀
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 艀
Case Folding (cf) 艀
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 艀
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) 艀
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) AJK
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G5-6522
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6759
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DEF
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5D32
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-464B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1469.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30431
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53062.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1010.360
kBigFive (kBigFive) DFA6
kCangjie (kCangjie) HYBND
kCCCII (kCCCII) 227B47
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-464B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-464B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1469.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) a sampan, lighter, barge
kEACC (kEACC) 227B47
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2244.7
kGB5 (kGB5) 6902
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53062.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53062.030:fú
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HASHIKE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) FU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7157
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1010.360
kKorean (kKorean) PWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DEF9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6118
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30431
kNelson (kNelson) 3874
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6308+137.6.7 V+20200+137.6.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 137.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 137.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 211.25
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 307:047
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) 艀
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) 艀
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)