U+86AF 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 earthworm. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qi.

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+86AF 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 9A AF
UTF-16 86 AF
UTF-32 00 00 86 AF
URL-Quoted %E8%9A%AF
HTML-Escape 蚯
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蚯
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 D5
Pīnyīn qi
IRG_GSource G0-7247
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6955
IRG_KPSource KP1-714
IRG_KSource K1-5A66
IRG_TSource T1-5D32
BigFive B34C
CCCII 21565F
CNS1986 1-5D32
CNS1992 1-5D32
EACC 21565F
GB0 8239
GB1 8239
Jis0 7353
KPS1 7146
KSC1 5870
MainlandTelegraph 5739
TaiwanTelegraph 5739
Xerox 272:327


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) 蚯
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蚯
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蚯
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蚯
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蚯
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蚯
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蚯
Case Folding (cf) 蚯
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蚯
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) 蚯
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) G0-7247
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6955
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-714
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5A66
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5D32
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1547.310
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32916
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42843.120
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1079.130
kBigFive (kBigFive) B34C
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIOM
kCantonese (kCantonese) jau1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21565F
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1188.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5D32
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5D32
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1547.310
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) earthworm
kEACC (kEACC) 21565F
kFenn (kFenn) 213K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 86.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5211.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 8239
kGB1 (kGB1) 8239
kGSR (kGSR) 0994d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42843.120
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) qiū(16)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42843.120:qiū
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3601
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KYUU KU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7353
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1079.130
kKorean (kKorean) KWU
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7146
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5870
kLau (kLau) 3347
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5739
kMandarin (kMandarin) qiū
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1214
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3844h
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32916
kNelson (kNelson) 4129
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1506
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6492+142.6.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 208.03
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5739
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 272:327
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0939.080:qiū
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) 蚯
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) 蚯
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)