U+8594 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 rose. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qiáng.

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+8594 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 96 94
UTF-16 85 94
UTF-32 00 00 85 94
URL-Quoted %E8%96%94
HTML-Escape 薔
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 薔
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) ED F9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 AC
Pīnyīn qiáng
IRG_GSource G1-473E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-692C
IRG_KPSource KP0-E6F
IRG_KSource K0-6D79
IRG_TSource T1-752F
BigFive C1A5
CCCII 215626
CNS1986 1-752F
CNS1992 1-752F
EACC 215626
GB1 3930
Jis0 7312
KSC0 7789
TaiwanTelegraph 5638
Xerox 261:332


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8594
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) 薔
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 薔
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 薔
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 薔
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 薔
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 薔
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 薔
Case Folding (cf) 薔
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 薔
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) 薔
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) G1-473E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-692C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E6F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6D79
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-752F
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1525.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32113
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53300.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1061.120
kBigFive (kBigFive) C1A5
kCangjie (kCangjie) TGOW
kCantonese (kCantonese) coeng4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215626
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1170.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-752F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-752F
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1525.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) rose
kEACC (kEACC) 215626
kFenn (kFenn) 770K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 47.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4460.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 3930
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53300.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53300.030:sè,qiáng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3546
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MIZUTADE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOKU SHOU SOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7312
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1061.120
kKorean (kKorean) CANG SAYK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E6FA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7789
kMandarin (kMandarin) qiáng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 677
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3338g
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32113
kNelson (kNelson) 4071
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 122 1191
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6451+140.3.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 176.40 526.36
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 蔷
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5638
kTang (kTang) dzhiɑng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 261:332
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0917.111:qiáng
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) 薔
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) 薔
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)