U+826E 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 seventh of eight diagrams. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gěn.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+826E behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 138, a Chinese character meaning "stillness" or "stopping" is 1 of 29 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 6 strokes. In Taoist Ba gua cosmology, 艮 is the seventh of eight trigrams.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are just five characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E8 89 AE
UTF-16 82 6E
UTF-32 00 00 82 6E
URL-Quoted %E8%89%AE
HTML-Escape 艮
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 艮
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CA DD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BA B1
Pīnyīn gěn
IRG_GSource G0-745E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3A31
IRG_KSource K0-4A5D
IRG_TSource T1-4862
IRG_VSource V1-644
BigFive A6E1
CCCII 21544C
CNS1986 1-4862
CNS1992 1-4862
EACC 21544C
GB0 8462
GB1 8462
Jis0 2617
KSC0 4261
MainlandTelegraph 5327
TaiwanTelegraph 5327
Xerox 271:375

Related Characters

  • ⾉


  • ⾉


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-826E
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) 艮
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 艮
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 艮
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 艮
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 艮
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 艮
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 艮
Case Folding (cf) 艮
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 艮
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) 艮
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) G0-745E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3A31
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CDD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4A5D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4862
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-644
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1472.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30596
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53170.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1013.220
kBigFive (kBigFive) A6E1
kCangjie (kCangjie) AV
kCantonese (kCantonese) gan3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21544C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1119.209
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4862
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4862
kCowles (kCowles) 1547
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1472.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) seventh of eight diagrams
kEACC (kEACC) 21544C
kFenn (kFenn) 359K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 247.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7773.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 8462
kGB1 (kGB1) 8462
kGSR (kGSR) 0416a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53170.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53170.010:gèn,hén,gěn
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾉[U+2F89]:53170.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3398
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) USHITORA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KON
kJis0 (kJis0) 2617
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1013.220
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 312
kKorean (kKorean) KAN
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4261
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5327
kMandarin (kMandarin) gěn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3327
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1038
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30596
kNelson (kNelson) 3884
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 432 575
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2081+138.6.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 138.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 138.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 400.13
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5327
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cấn
kXerox (kXerox) 271:375
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0377.020:gěn 0377.040:gèn
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) 艮
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) 艮
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)