U+839A 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 bamboo mat; feast, banquet. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yán.

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+839A 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 9A
UTF-16 83 9A
UTF-32 00 00 83 9A
URL-Quoted %E8%8E%9A
HTML-Escape 莚
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 莚
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 AF
Pīnyīn yán
IRG_GSource G5-677A
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-682F
IRG_KPSource KP1-6E0
IRG_KSource K1-674C
IRG_TSource T2-3F6A
BigFive D77A
CCCII 232236
CNS1986 2-3F6A
CNS1992 2-3F6A
EACC 232236
GB5 7190
Jis0 7215
KPS1 6E08
KSC1 7144


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-839A
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) 莚
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 莚
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 莚
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 莚
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 莚
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 莚
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 莚
Case Folding (cf) 莚
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 莚
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) 莚
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) CJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G5-677A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-682F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6E0
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-674C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3F6A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1493.190
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31059
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53206.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1034.160
kBigFive (kBigFive) D77A
kCangjie (kCangjie) TNKM
kCantonese (kCantonese) jin4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232236
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3F6A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3F6A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1493.190
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) bamboo mat; feast, banquet
kEACC (kEACC) 232236
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4440.1
kGB5 (kGB5) 7190
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53206.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53206.020:yán
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MUSHIRO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EN
kJis0 (kJis0) 7215
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1034.160
kKorean (kKorean) YEN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6E08
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7144
kMandarin (kMandarin) yán
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7345
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31059
kNelson (kNelson) 3400 3948
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6360+140.3.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 137.44 412.03
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
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) 莚
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) 莚
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)