U+846F 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 orris root; leaf of the iris; medicine. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yào.

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+846F 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 91 AF
UTF-16 84 6F
UTF-32 00 00 84 6F
URL-Quoted %E8%91%AF
HTML-Escape 葯
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 葯
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E5 B5
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 E0
Pīnyīn yào
IRG_GSource G1-7877
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6860
IRG_KPSource KP0-F7E
IRG_KSource K0-6535
IRG_TSource T2-4678
IRG_VSource V1-654
BigFive DFD3
CCCII 23233E
CNS1986 2-4678
CNS1992 2-4678
EACC 2D5635
GB1 8887
Jis0 7264
KSC0 6921
TaiwanTelegraph 5522
Xerox 322:137


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-846F
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) 葯
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 葯
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 葯
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 葯
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 葯
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 葯
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 葯
Case Folding (cf) 葯
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 葯
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) 葯
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) ATK
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-7877
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6860
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F7E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6535
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4678
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-654
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1507.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31451
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53259.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1046.120
kBigFive (kBigFive) DFD3
kCangjie (kCangjie) TVFI
kCantonese (kCantonese) joek1 joek3 joek6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 23233E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1155.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4678
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4678
kCowles (kCowles) 5180
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1507.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) orris root; leaf of the iris; medicine
kEACC (kEACC) 2D5635
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 619.03 654.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4492.7
kGB1 (kGB1) 8887
kGSR (kGSR) 1120n
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53259.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53259.090:yào
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOROIGUSA MATOU TSUTSUMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YAKU AKU TEKI
kJis0 (kJis0) 7264
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1046.120
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 1349
kKorean (kKorean) YAK AK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F7EC
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6921
kLau (kLau) 3388
kMandarin (kMandarin) yào
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7501
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3875
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31451
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 972 1523
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6409+140.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 467.02 502.30
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 藥
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5522
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) dược
kXerox (kXerox) 322:137
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) 葯
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) 葯
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)