U+8347 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 a water plant, Nymphoides peltalum. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xìng.

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+8347 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 87
UTF-16 83 47
UTF-32 00 00 83 47
URL-Quoted %E8%8D%87
HTML-Escape 荇
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 荇
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FA BB
Pīnyīn xìng
IRG_GSource G0-5C74
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J3-7A72
IRG_KPSource KP0-F5D
IRG_KSource K0-7A3B
IRG_TSource T2-3250
IRG_VSource V1-647
BigFive D3AE
CNS1986 2-3250
CNS1992 2-3250
GB0 6084
GB1 6084
JIS0213 1,90,82
Jis1 5586
KSC0 9027
MainlandTelegraph 5429
TaiwanTelegraph 5429
Xerox 300:270


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8347
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) 荇
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 荇
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 荇
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 荇
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 荇
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 荇
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 荇
Case Folding (cf) 荇
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 荇
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) 荇
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) G0-5C74
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-7A72
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F5D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7A3B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3250
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-647
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1489.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30942
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53206.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1030.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) D3AE
kCangjie (kCangjie) THON
kCantonese (kCantonese) hang6
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1136.505
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3250
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3250
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1489.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) a water plant, Nymphoides peltalum
kEACC (kEACC) 227D5F
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4422.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 6084
kGB1 (kGB1) 6084
kGSR (kGSR) 0748e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53206.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53206.100:xìng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HANAJUNSAI ASAZA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU GYOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,90,82
kJis1 (kJis1) 5586
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1030.140
kKorean (kKorean) HAYNG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F5D1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9027
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5429
kMandarin (kMandarin) xìng
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 675b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30942
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 435
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17075+140.3.6 C+17075+144.6.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 316.48
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 莕
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5429
kTang (kTang) hæ̌ng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hành
kXerox (kXerox) 300:270
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1292.070:xìng
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) 荇
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) 荇
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)