U+8493 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 an edible water; plant-brasenia. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chún.

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+8493 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 92 93
UTF-16 84 93
UTF-32 00 00 84 93
URL-Quoted %E8%92%93
HTML-Escape 蒓
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蒓
Pīnyīn chún
IRG_GSource G1-5D3B
IRG_HSource H-8F
IRG_JSource J1-586B
IRG_KPSource KP1-6EE
IRG_KSource K2-5876
IRG_TSource T3-4944
CCCII 23243A
CNS1986 E-4944
CNS1992 3-4944
EACC 23243A
GB1 6127
Jis1 5675
TaiwanTelegraph 5573
Xerox 271:150


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8493
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) 蒓
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蒓
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蒓
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蒓
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蒓
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蒓
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蒓
Case Folding (cf) 蒓
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蒓
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) 蒓
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) G1-5D3B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-8F
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-586B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6EE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5876
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-4944
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1509.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31545
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53274.120
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1048.040
kCangjie (kCangjie) TVFU
kCantonese (kCantonese) seon4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 23243A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1161.603
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-4944
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-4944
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1509.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) an edible water; plant-brasenia
kEACC (kEACC) 23243A
kGB1 (kGB1) 6127
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53274.120
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53274.120:chún
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NUNAWA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JUN SHUN
kJis1 (kJis1) 5675
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1048.040
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6EEF
kMandarin (kMandarin) chún
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5931
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31545
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1271
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19744+140.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 107.09
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 蓴
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5573
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 271:150
z Variant (kZVariant) 蓴
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) 蒓
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) 蒓
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)