U+8338 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 soft, downy; buds, sprouts. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is r.

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+8338 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 8C B8
UTF-16 83 38
UTF-32 00 00 83 38
URL-Quoted %E8%8C%B8
HTML-Escape 茸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 茸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E9 C7
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C2 FB
Pīnyīn r
IRG_GSource G0-4857
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-427B
IRG_KSource K0-6947
IRG_TSource T1-5775
BigFive AFF1
CCCII 215475
CNS1986 1-5775
CNS1992 1-5775
EACC 215475
GB0 4055
GB1 4055
Jis0 3491
KSC0 7339
MainlandTelegraph 5422
TaiwanTelegraph 5422
Xerox 265:250


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8338
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) 茸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 茸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 茸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 茸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 茸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 茸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 茸
Case Folding (cf) 茸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 茸
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) 茸
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) G0-4857
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-427B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FAD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6947
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5775
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1488.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30918
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53200.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1029.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) AFF1
kCangjie (kCangjie) TSJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) jung4 jung5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215475
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1136.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5775
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5775
kCowles (kCowles) 5279
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1488.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) soft, downy; buds, sprouts
kEACC (kEACC) 215475
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4440.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 4055
kGB1 (kGB1) 4055
kGSR (kGSR) 1194a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53200.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) rōng(20)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53200.030:róng,rǒng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3440
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIGERU TAKE KINOKO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3491
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1029.070
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 11
kKorean (kKorean) YONG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FAD1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7339
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5422
kMandarin (kMandarin) rōng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3185
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3956
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30918
kNelson (kNelson) 3935
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1546 1658
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2907+128.6.3 C+2907+140.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 037.26
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5422
kTang (kTang) njiong
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 265:250
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0969.050:róng
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) 茸
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) 茸
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)