U+843C 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 the stem and calyx of a flower; a younger brother. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is è.

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+843C 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 BC
UTF-16 84 3C
UTF-32 00 00 84 3C
URL-Quoted %E8%90%BC
HTML-Escape 萼
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 萼
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 D5
Pīnyīn è
IRG_GSource G0-5D60
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6855
IRG_KPSource KP1-6EB
IRG_KSource K1-6633
IRG_TSource T1-6637
BigFive B8B0
CCCII 215554
CNS1986 1-6637
CNS1992 1-6637
EACC 215554
GB0 6164
GB1 6164
Jis0 7253
KSC1 7019
MainlandTelegraph 5501
TaiwanTelegraph 5501
Xerox 277:065


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-843C
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) 萼
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 萼
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 萼
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 萼
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 萼
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 萼
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 萼
Case Folding (cf) 萼
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 萼
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) 萼
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) G0-5D60
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6855
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6EB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6633
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6637
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1503.190
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31361
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53249.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1043.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) B8B0
kCangjie (kCangjie) TRRS
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngok6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215554
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1156.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6637
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6637
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1503.190
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) the stem and calyx of a flower; a younger brother
kEACC (kEACC) 215554
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4420.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 6164
kGB1 (kGB1) 6164
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53249.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53249.040:è
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3501
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UTENA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GAKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7253
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1043.100
kKorean (kKorean) AK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6EBC
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7019
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5501
kMandarin (kMandarin) è
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4794
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31361
kNelson (kNelson) 3987
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 973
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6398+140.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 506.40
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5501
kTang (kTang) ngɑk
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 277:065
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0284.130:è
z Variant (kZVariant) 蕚
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) 萼
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) 萼
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)