U+8377 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 lotus, water lily, holland. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is h.

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+8377 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 B7
UTF-16 83 77
UTF-32 00 00 83 77
URL-Quoted %E8%8D%B7
HTML-Escape 荷
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 荷
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F9 C3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B2 D9
Pīnyīn h
IRG_GSource G0-3A49
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3259
IRG_KPSource KP0-F2C
IRG_KSource K0-7943
IRG_TSource T1-5D23
IRG_VSource V2-8F4
BigFive B2FC
CCCII 215531
CNS1986 1-5D23
CNS1992 1-5D23
EACC 215531
GB0 2641
GB1 2641
Jis0 1857
KSC0 8935
MainlandTelegraph 5440
TaiwanTelegraph 5440
Xerox 247:160


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8377
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) 荷
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 荷
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 荷
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 荷
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 荷
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 荷
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 荷
Case Folding (cf) 荷
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 荷
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) 荷
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) G0-3A49
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3259
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F2C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7943
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5D23
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8F4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1491.230
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31000'
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53220.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1032.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) B2FC
kCangjie (kCangjie) TOMR
kCantonese (kCantonese) ho4 ho6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215531
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1139.206
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5D23
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5D23
kCowles (kCowles) 1121 1123
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1491.230
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) lotus, water lily, holland
kEACC (kEACC) 215531
kFenn (kFenn) 700G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 155.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4422.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2641
kGB1 (kGB1) 2641
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0001o
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53220.040
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) hé(69)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53220.040:hé,hè,hē
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3466
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NI NINAU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 1857
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1032.130
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 72
kKorean (kKorean) HA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F2C2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8935
kLau (kLau) 1205 1206
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5440
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2113
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 756
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31000'
kNelson (kNelson) 3956
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 487A
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1369+140.3.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 161.17 304.47
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5440
kTang (kTang) hɑ hɑ̌
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kXerox (kXerox) 247:160
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0451.010:hé 0455.080:hè
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) 荷
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) 荷
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)