U+85D8 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 madder. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+85D8 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 97 98
UTF-16 85 D8
UTF-32 00 00 85 D8
URL-Quoted %E8%97%98
HTML-Escape 藘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 藘
IRG_GSource G3-6A35
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-7727
IRG_KPSource KP1-703
IRG_KSource K2-5A49
IRG_TSource T2-665C
BigFive F2D1
CCCII 232745
CNS1986 2-665C
CNS1992 2-665C
EACC 232745
GB3 7421
JIS0213 2,87,07
Jis1 5785
KPS1 7035
TaiwanTelegraph 9121
Xerox 317:043


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-85D8
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) 藘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 藘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 藘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 藘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 藘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 藘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 藘
Case Folding (cf) 藘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 藘
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) 藘
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) G3-6A35
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7727
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-703
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5A49
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-665C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1530.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32313
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53318.210
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1065.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) F2D1
kCangjie (kCangjie) TYPP
kCantonese (kCantonese) leoi4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232745
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1174.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-665C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-665C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1530.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) madder
kEACC (kEACC) 232745
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4423.6
kGB3 (kGB3) 7421
kGSR (kGSR) 0069u
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53318.210
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53318.210:lǘ
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RYO RO
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,87,07
kJis1 (kJis1) 5785
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1065.170
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7035
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4294
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1675h
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32313
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 843
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18559+140.3.15
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.15
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.15
kSBGY (kSBGY) 070.07
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 9121
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXerox (kXerox) 317:043
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) 藘
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) 藘
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)