U+8340 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 surname; ancient state; plant. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xún.

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+8340 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 8D 80
UTF-16 83 40
UTF-32 00 00 83 40
URL-Quoted %E8%8D%80
HTML-Escape 荀
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 荀
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E2 F0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 A6
Pīnyīn xún
IRG_GSource G0-5C77
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6826
IRG_KPSource KP0-E4D
IRG_KSource K0-6270
IRG_TSource T1-5821
BigFive AFFB
CCCII 21547D
CNS1986 1-5821
CNS1992 1-5821
EACC 21547D
GB0 6087
GB1 6087
Jis0 7206
KSC0 6680
MainlandTelegraph 5424
TaiwanTelegraph 5424
Xerox 270:314


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8340
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) 荀
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 荀
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 荀
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 荀
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 荀
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 荀
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 荀
Case Folding (cf) 荀
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 荀
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) 荀
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) G0-5C77
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6826
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E4D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6270
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5821
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1488.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30929
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53207.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1029.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) AFFB
kCangjie (kCangjie) TPA
kCantonese (kCantonese) seon1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21547D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1136.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5821
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5821
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1488.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) surname; ancient state; plant
kEACC (kEACC) 21547D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4462.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 6087
kGB1 (kGB1) 6087
kGSR (kGSR) 0392o
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53207.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53207.080:xún
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3450
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JUN SHUN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7206
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1029.180
kKorean (kKorean) SWUN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E4D7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6680
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5424
kMandarin (kMandarin) xún
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2922
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2882n
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30929
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 318
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6351+140.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 106.50
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5424
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 270:314
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1314.060:xún
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) 荀
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) 荀
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)