U+8251 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 small boat. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is biàn.

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+8251 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 91
UTF-16 82 51
UTF-32 00 00 82 51
URL-Quoted %E8%89%91
HTML-Escape 艑
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 艑
Pīnyīn biàn
IRG_GSource G3-656D
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-5724
IRG_KPSource KP1-6CC
IRG_KSource K1-7227
IRG_TSource T2-5334
BigFive E74B
CNS1986 2-5334
CNS1992 2-5334
GB3 6977
Jis1 5504
KSC1 8207
TaiwanTelegraph 9092
Xerox 313:170


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8251
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) 艑
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 艑
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 艑
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 艑
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 艑
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 艑
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 艑
Case Folding (cf) 艑
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 艑
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) 艑
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) G3-656D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-5724
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6CC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-7227
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5334
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1470.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30483
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53065.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1011.430
kBigFive (kBigFive) E74B
kCangjie (kCangjie) HYHSB
kCantonese (kCantonese) bin6
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1118.604
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5334
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5334
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1470.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) small boat
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 410.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2342.7
kGB3 (kGB3) 6977
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53065.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53065.090:biàn
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HEN BEN
kJis1 (kJis1) 5504
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1011.430
kKorean (kKorean) PHYEN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6CC2
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8207
kMandarin (kMandarin) biàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5250
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30483
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+22293+137.6.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 137.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 137.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 290.09
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 扁
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 9092
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 313:170
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0068.020:biàn
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) 艑
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) 艑
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)