U+8434 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 medicinal poison plant. 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+8434 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 90 B4
UTF-16 84 34
UTF-32 00 00 84 34
URL-Quoted %E8%90%B4
HTML-Escape 萴
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 萴
IRG_GSource G3-686D
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-6EA
IRG_KSource K2-5847
IRG_TSource T2-4666
BigFive DFC1
CCCII 232272
CNS1986 2-4666
CNS1992 2-4666
GB3 7277
TaiwanTelegraph 9107
Xerox 317:041


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8434
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) 萴
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 萴
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 萴
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 萴
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 萴
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 萴
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 萴
Case Folding (cf) 萴
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 萴
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) 萴
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-686D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6EA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5847
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4666
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1503.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31348
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53247.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1042.440
kBigFive (kBigFive) DFC1
kCangjie (kCangjie) TBCN
kCantonese (kCantonese) zak1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232272
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1149.308
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4666
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4666
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1503.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) medicinal poison plant
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4482.0
kGB3 (kGB3) 7277
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53247.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53247.030:cè
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1042.440
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6EA4
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31348
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 525.55 528.49
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 荝
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 9107
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 317:041
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) 萴
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) 萴
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)