U+857E 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 buds, unopened flowers. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lěi.

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+857E 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 BE
UTF-16 85 7E
UTF-32 00 00 85 7E
URL-Quoted %E8%95%BE
HTML-Escape 蕾
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蕾
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 B2
Pīnyīn lěi
IRG_GSource G0-4059
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6932
IRG_KPSource KP1-6FC
IRG_KSource K1-5F2F
IRG_TSource T1-752C
BigFive C1A2
CCCII 215625
CNS1986 1-752C
CNS1992 1-752C
EACC 215625
GB0 3257
GB1 3257
Jis0 7318
KSC1 6315
MainlandTelegraph 5628
TaiwanTelegraph 5628
Xerox 273:104


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-857E
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) 蕾
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蕾
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蕾
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蕾
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蕾
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蕾
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蕾
Case Folding (cf) 蕾
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蕾
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) 蕾
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) G0-4059
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6932
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6FC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5F2F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-752C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1523.290
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32067
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53300.180
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1059.480
kBigFive (kBigFive) C1A2
kCangjie (kCangjie) TMBW
kCantonese (kCantonese) leoi4 leoi5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215625
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1171.308
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-752C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-752C
kCowles (kCowles) 2499
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1523.290
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) buds, unopened flowers
kEACC (kEACC) 215625
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4460.3
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 3257
kGB1 (kGB1) 3257
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53300.180
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53300.180:lěi
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3544
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUBOMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RAI
kJis0 (kJis0) 7318
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1059.480
kKorean (kKorean) LOY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6FC8
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6315
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5628
kMandarin (kMandarin) lěi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4238
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1685a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32067
kNelson (kNelson) 4063
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 837
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6457+140.3.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 272.16
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5628
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 273:104
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0686.030:lěi
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) 蕾
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) 蕾
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)