U+86B5 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 oyster. 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+86B5 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 B5
UTF-16 86 B5
UTF-32 00 00 86 B5
URL-Quoted %E8%9A%B5
HTML-Escape 蚵
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蚵
IRG_GSource G0-7242
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J1-5A5A
IRG_KPSource KP1-714
IRG_KSource K2-5B5C
IRG_TSource T1-5D2E
IRG_VSource V1-657
BigFive B348
CCCII 215659
CNS1986 1-5D2E
CNS1992 1-5D2E
EACC 215659
GB0 8234
GB1 8234
Jis1 5858
KPS1 7141
TaiwanTelegraph 9169
Xerox 316:122


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-86B5
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) 蚵
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蚵
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蚵
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蚵
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蚵
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蚵
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蚵
Case Folding (cf) 蚵
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蚵
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) 蚵
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) AT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-7242
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-5A5A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-714
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5B5C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5D2E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-657
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1548.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32924
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42842.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1079.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) B348
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIMNR
kCantonese (kCantonese) ho4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215659
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5D2E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5D2E
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1548.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) oyster
kEACC (kEACC) 215659
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5112.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 8234
kGB1 (kGB1) 8234
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42842.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42842.040:hé,kè
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA GA
kJis1 (kJis1) 5858
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1079.210
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7141
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32924
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+22414+142.6.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 161.20 419.29
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 9169
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese)
kXerox (kXerox) 316:122
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) 蚵
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) 蚵
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)