U+8494 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 transplant; plant; dill, Anethum graveolens. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shí.

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+8494 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 94
UTF-16 84 94
UTF-32 00 00 84 94
URL-Quoted %E8%92%94
HTML-Escape 蒔
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蒔
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 C8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BC AC
Pīnyīn shí
IRG_GSource G1-5D2A
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-3C2C
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5A
IRG_KSource K0-6348
IRG_TSource T2-4D49
IRG_VSource V2-8F4
BigFive E3C2
CCCII 232375
CNS1986 2-4D49
CNS1992 2-4D49
EACC 232375
GB1 6110
Jis0 2812
KSC0 6740
TaiwanTelegraph 5535
Xerox 271:175


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8494
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) 蒔
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蒔
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蒔
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蒔
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蒔
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蒔
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蒔
Case Folding (cf) 蒔
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蒔
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) 蒔
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5D2A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3C2C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6348
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4D49
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8F4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1509.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31546
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53263.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1048.050
kBigFive (kBigFive) E3C2
kCangjie (kCangjie) TAGI
kCantonese (kCantonese) si4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232375
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1156.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4D49
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4D49
kCowles (kCowles) 3915
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1509.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) transplant; plant; dill, Anethum graveolens
kEACC (kEACC) 232375
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4464.1
kGB1 (kGB1) 6110
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53263.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53263.090:shì,shí
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UERU MAKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI JI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2812
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1048.050
kKorean (kKorean) SI
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5AF
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6740
kMandarin (kMandarin) shí
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5781
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2697
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31546
kNelson (kNelson) 4018
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1178
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2264+140.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 059.23 358.02
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 莳
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5535
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 271:175
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1043.021:shí 1051.031:shì
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) 蒔
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) 蒔
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)