U+8543 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 foreign things. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is fān.

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+8543 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 95 83
UTF-16 85 43
UTF-32 00 00 85 43
URL-Quoted %E8%95%83
HTML-Escape 蕃
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蕃
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DB E6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C8 D9
Pīnyīn fān
IRG_GSource G0-5E2C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4859
IRG_KSource K0-5B66
IRG_TSource T1-7225
BigFive BFBB
CCCII 21557B
CNS1986 1-7225
CNS1992 1-7225
EACC 21557B
GB0 6212
GB1 6212
Jis0 4057
KSC0 5970
MainlandTelegraph 5603
TaiwanTelegraph 5603
Xerox 256:272


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8543
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) 蕃
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蕃
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蕃
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蕃
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蕃
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蕃
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蕃
Case Folding (cf) 蕃
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蕃
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) 蕃
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) G0-5E2C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4859
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DDD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5B66
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7225
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1519.270
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31906
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53293.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1056.330
kBigFive (kBigFive) BFBB
kCangjie (kCangjie) THDW
kCantonese (kCantonese) faan4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21557B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1167.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7225
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7225
kCowles (kCowles) 673.5
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1519.270
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) foreign things
kEACC (kEACC) 21557B
kFenn (kFenn) 811G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 128.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4460.9
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 6212
kGB1 (kGB1) 6212
kGSR (kGSR) 0195m
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53293.130
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53293.130:fán,fān,pí,bō
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3538
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIGERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) BAN HAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4057
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1056.330
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 22
kKorean (kKorean) PEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DDD1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5970
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5603
kMandarin (kMandarin) fān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1798
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 459
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31906
kNelson (kNelson) 4056
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 338
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3437+140.3.12 V+13990+140.4.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 114.23 116.02
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5603
kTang (kTang) biæn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 256:272
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0298.050:fān 0300.050:fán
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) 蕃
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) 蕃
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)