U+8392 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 hemp-like plant; taro; herb. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+8392 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 8E 92
UTF-16 83 92
UTF-32 00 00 83 92
URL-Quoted %E8%8E%92
HTML-Escape 莒
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 莒
IRG_GSource G0-5C6C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-7A77
IRG_KPSource KP1-6DC
IRG_KSource K1-577A
IRG_TSource T1-5C7C
BigFive B2F7
CCCII 21552C
CNS1986 1-5C7C
CNS1992 1-5C7C
GB0 6076
GB1 6076
JIS0213 1,90,87
Jis1 5608
KSC1 5590
MainlandTelegraph 5447
TaiwanTelegraph 5447
Xerox 263:311


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8392
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) 莒
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 莒
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 莒
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 莒
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 莒
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 莒
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 莒
Case Folding (cf) 莒
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 莒
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) 莒
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) G0-5C6C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-7A77
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6DC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-577A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5C7C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1493.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31046
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53204.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1034.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) B2F7
kCangjie (kCangjie) TRHR
kCantonese (kCantonese) geoi2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21552C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1140.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5C7C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5C7C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1493.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) hemp-like plant; taro; herb
kEACC (kEACC) 4B552C
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4460.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 6076
kGB1 (kGB1) 6076
kGSR (kGSR) 0076l
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53204.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53204.030:jǔ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3461
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) IMO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KYO KO
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,90,87
kJis1 (kJis1) 5608
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1034.030
kKorean (kKorean) KE
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6DCB
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5590
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5447
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1569
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1305b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31046
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 840
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+15054+140.3.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 259.11
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5447
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 263:311
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0613.060:jǔ
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) 莒
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) 莒
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)