U+85DC 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 Chenopodium album, pigweed. 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+85DC 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 9C
UTF-16 85 DC
UTF-32 00 00 85 DC
URL-Quoted %E8%97%9C
HTML-Escape 藜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 藜
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D5 ED
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 BC
IRG_GSource G0-5E3C
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-693C
IRG_KPSource KP0-D7F
IRG_KSource K0-556D
IRG_TSource T2-665F
BigFive F2D4
CCCII 23274C
CNS1986 2-665F
CNS1992 2-665F
EACC 23274C
GB0 6228
GB1 6228
Jis0 7328
KSC0 5377
MainlandTelegraph 5668
TaiwanTelegraph 5668
Xerox 275:136


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 藜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 藜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 藜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 藜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 藜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 藜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 藜
Case Folding (cf) 藜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 藜
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) 藜
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) G0-5E3C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-693C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D7F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-556D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-665F
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1530.210
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32326
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53320.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1065.300
kBigFive (kBigFive) F2D4
kCangjie (kCangjie) THHE
kCantonese (kCantonese) lai4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 23274C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1174.604
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-665F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-665F
kCowles (kCowles) 2203
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1530.210
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) Chenopodium album, pigweed
kEACC (kEACC) 23274C
kFenn (kFenn) 511I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 295.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4413.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 6228
kGB1 (kGB1) 6228
kGSR (kGSR) 0519m
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53320.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53320.040:lí
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) AKAZA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) REI RAI
kJis0 (kJis0) 7328
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1065.300
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 528
kKorean (kKorean) LYE
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D7F5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5377
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5668
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3877
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1463
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32326
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 769 791A
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6467+140.3.15
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.15
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.15
kSBGY (kSBGY) 087.08
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5668
kTang (kTang) lei
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXerox (kXerox) 275:136
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0692.090:lí
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) 藜
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) 藜
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)