U+8256 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 raft; boat; skiff. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chā.

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+8256 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 96
UTF-16 82 56
UTF-32 00 00 82 56
URL-Quoted %E8%89%96
HTML-Escape 艖
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 艖
Pīnyīn chā
IRG_GSource G3-656B
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-5725
IRG_KPSource KP1-6CC
IRG_KSource K2-5663
IRG_TSource T2-5962
BigFive EAF6
CCCII 227B56
CNS1986 2-5962
CNS1992 2-5962
EACC 227B56
GB3 6975
Jis1 5505
TaiwanTelegraph 5315
Xerox 313:171


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8256
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) 艖
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 艖
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 艖
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 艖
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 艖
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 艖
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 艖
Case Folding (cf) 艖
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 艖
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) 艖
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) G3-656B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-5725
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6CC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5663
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5962
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1470.270
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30508
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53065.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1012.080
kBigFive (kBigFive) EAF6
kCangjie (kCangjie) HYTQM
kCantonese (kCantonese) caa1 caa4 co1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 227B56
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1118.608
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5962
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5962
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1470.270
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) raft; boat; skiff
kEACC (kEACC) 227B56
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2841.2
kGB3 (kGB3) 6975
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53065.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53065.040:chā
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KOBUNE FUNE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SA SHA SAI SE
kJis1 (kJis1) 5505
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1012.080
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6CC9
kMandarin (kMandarin) chā
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 61b 3427g
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30508
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 12
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+22294+137.6.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 137.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 137.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 160.20 167.48
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5315
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 313:171
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0111.040:chā
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) 艖
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) 艖
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)