U+8438 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 dogwood. 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+8438 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 B8
UTF-16 84 38
UTF-32 00 00 84 38
URL-Quoted %E8%90%B8
HTML-Escape 萸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 萸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EB AD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 D0
IRG_GSource G0-5D47
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6850
IRG_KSource K0-6B2D
IRG_TSource T1-6169
BigFive B5E3
CCCII 215559
CNS1986 1-6169
CNS1992 1-6169
EACC 215559
GB0 6139
GB1 6139
Jis0 7248
KSC0 7513
MainlandTelegraph 5505
TaiwanTelegraph 5505
Xerox 273:345


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8438
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) 萸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 萸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 萸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 萸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 萸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 萸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 萸
Case Folding (cf) 萸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 萸
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) 萸
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) G0-5D47
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6850
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FBD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6B2D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6169
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1503.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31356
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53235.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1043.050
kBigFive (kBigFive) B5E3
kCangjie (kCangjie) THXO
kCantonese (kCantonese) jyu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215559
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1149.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6169
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6169
kCowles (kCowles) 4882
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1503.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dogwood
kEACC (kEACC) 215559
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4423.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 6139
kGB1 (kGB1) 6139
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53235.130
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53235.130:yú
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3487
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7248
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1043.050
kKorean (kKorean) YU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FBD2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7513
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5505
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3631
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31356
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1609
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6393+140.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.9
Radical Stroke Count (Morohashi) (kRSKanWa) 140.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.9
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5505
kTang (kTang) io
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 273:345
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1409.080:yú
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) 萸
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) 萸
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)