U+8606 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 rushes, reeds. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is l.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+8606 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 98 86
UTF-16 86 06
UTF-32 00 00 86 06
URL-Quoted %E8%98%86
HTML-Escape 蘆
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蘆
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D6 D6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 C3
Pīnyīn l
IRG_GSource G1-422B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6943
IRG_KPSource KP0-D8D
IRG_KSource K0-5656
IRG_TSource T1-7A35
BigFive C4AA
CCCII 21563A
CNS1986 1-7A35
CNS1992 1-7A35
EACC 21563A
GB1 3411
Jis0 7335
KSC0 5454
TaiwanTelegraph 5684
Xerox 255:171

Related Characters

  • 蘆


  • 蘆


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8606
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) 蘆
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蘆
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蘆
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蘆
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蘆
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蘆
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蘆
Case Folding (cf) 蘆
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蘆
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) 蘆
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) G1-422B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6943
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D8D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5656
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7A35
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1534.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32425
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53325.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1068.050
kBigFive (kBigFive) C4AA
kCangjie (kCangjie) TYPT
kCantonese (kCantonese) lou4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21563A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1177.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7A35
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7A35
kCowles (kCowles) 2409
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1534.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) rushes, reeds
kEACC (kEACC) 21563A
kFenn (kFenn) 207F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 318.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4421.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 3411
kHangul (kHangul) 노 로
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53325.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) lú(46) lu(28)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53325.070:lú
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3566
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ASHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RO
kJis0 (kJis0) 7335
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1068.050
kKorean (kKorean) LO YE
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D8D6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5454
kLau (kLau) 1933
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4168
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1615
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32425
kNelson (kNelson) 4092
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 820A
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6474+140.3.16
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.16
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.16
kSBGY (kSBGY) 070.04 084.11
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 芦
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 芦
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5684
kTang (kTang) *lo
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kXerox (kXerox) 255:171
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0736.021:lú 0737.041:lǔ
z Variant (kZVariant) 蘆
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) 蘆
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) 蘆
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)