U+8558 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 fuel, firewood; stubble. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ráo.

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+8558 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 98
UTF-16 85 58
UTF-32 00 00 85 58
URL-Quoted %E8%95%98
HTML-Escape 蕘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蕘
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 FD
Pīnyīn ráo
IRG_GSource G1-5C69
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-687D
IRG_KPSource KP1-6FA
IRG_KSource K1-687D
IRG_TSource T2-596A
BigFive EAFE
CCCII 23254B
CNS1986 2-596A
CNS1992 2-596A
EACC 23254B
GB1 6073
Jis0 7293
KSC1 7293
TaiwanTelegraph 5609
Xerox 270:104


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8558
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) 蕘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蕘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蕘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蕘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蕘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蕘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蕘
Case Folding (cf) 蕘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蕘
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) 蕘
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) G1-5C69
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-687D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6FA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-687D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-596A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1520.310
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31965
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53287.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1058.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) EAFE
kCangjie (kCangjie) TGGU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 23254B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1168.407
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-596A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-596A
kCowles (kCowles) 1398
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1520.310
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) fuel, firewood; stubble
kEACC (kEACC) 23254B
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4421.1
kGB1 (kGB1) 6073
kGSR (kGSR) 1164l
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53287.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53287.100:ráo,yáo
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAKIGI KIKORI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7293
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1058.030
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 222
kKorean (kKorean) YO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6FA8
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7293
kMandarin (kMandarin) ráo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3089
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 920k
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31965
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1598
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6438+140.3.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 148.20
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 荛
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5609
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 270:104
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0956.011:ráo
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) 蕘
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) 蕘
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)