U+8562 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 edible amaranth; straw basket. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kuì.

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+8562 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 A2
UTF-16 85 62
UTF-32 00 00 85 62
URL-Quoted %E8%95%A2
HTML-Escape 蕢
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蕢
Pīnyīn kuì
IRG_GSource G1-5D5E
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-7674
IRG_KPSource KP1-6F7
IRG_KSource K2-5969
IRG_TSource T2-596F
BigFive EB44
CCCII 232564
CNS1986 2-596F
CNS1992 2-596F
EACC 232564
GB1 6162
JIS0213 2,86,84
Jis1 5747
TaiwanTelegraph 5614
Xerox 306:151


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8562
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) 蕢
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蕢
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蕢
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蕢
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蕢
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蕢
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蕢
Case Folding (cf) 蕢
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蕢
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) 蕢
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) G1-5D5E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7674
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6F7
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5969
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-596F
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1521.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31989
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53291.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1058.280
kBigFive (kBigFive) EB44
kCangjie (kCangjie) TLMC
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwai6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232564
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1168.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-596F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-596F
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1521.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) edible amaranth; straw basket
kEACC (kEACC) 232564
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4480.6
kGB1 (kGB1) 6162
kGSR (kGSR) 0540i
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53291.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53291.010:kuì,kuài
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ARERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAI KE KI GI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,86,84
kJis1 (kJis1) 5747
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1058.280
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 456
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6F7C
kMandarin (kMandarin) kuì
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3667
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1377c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31989
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 716
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18543+140.3.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 351.34 385.52
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 簣籄
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 蒉
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5614
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 306:151
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) 蕢
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) 蕢
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)