U+8471 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 scallions, leeks, green onions. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is c.

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+8471 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 B1
UTF-16 84 71
UTF-32 00 00 84 71
URL-Quoted %E8%91%B1
HTML-Escape 葱
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 葱
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C7 AC
Pīnyīn c
IRG_GSource G0-3450
IRG_HSource H-8F
IRG_JSource J0-472C
IRG_KPSource KP1-6EA
IRG_KSource K1-702E
IRG_TSource T3-443C
CCCII 232332
CNS1986 E-443C
CNS1992 3-443C
EACC 232332
GB0 2048
GB1 2048
Jis0 3912
KSC1 8014
MainlandTelegraph 5523
TaiwanTelegraph 5523
Xerox 257:303


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8471
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) 葱
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 葱
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 葱
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 葱
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 葱
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 葱
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 葱
Case Folding (cf) 葱
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 葱
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) 葱
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) G0-3450
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-8F
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-472C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6EA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-702E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-443C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1507.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31454
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53253.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1046.150
kCangjie (kCangjie) TPKP
kCantonese (kCantonese) cung1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232332
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1155.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-443C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-443C
kCowles (kCowles) 4845
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1507.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) scallions, leeks, green onions
kEACC (kEACC) 232332
kFenn (kFenn) 234F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 565.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4433.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 2048
kGB1 (kGB1) 2048
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 1199h
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53253.110
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) cōng(9)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53253.110:cōng,chuāng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3503
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NEGI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3912
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1046.150
kKorean (kKorean) CHONG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6EA7
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8014
kLau (kLau) 426
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5523
kMandarin (kMandarin) cōng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6917
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3518
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31454
kNelson (kNelson) 3993
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 327
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3298+140.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 031.16
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 蔥
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5523
kTang (kTang) tsung
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 蔥
kXerox (kXerox) 257:303
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0177.090:cōng
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) 葱
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) 葱
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)