U+872B 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 insects. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kūn.

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+872B 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 9C AB
UTF-16 87 2B
UTF-32 00 00 87 2B
URL-Quoted %E8%9C%AB
HTML-Escape 蜫
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蜫
Pīnyīn kūn
IRG_GSource G5-6158
IRG_KPSource KP1-71B
IRG_TSource T3-494A
CCCII 232A56
CNS1986 E-494A
CNS1992 3-494A
GB5 6556
KPS1 71B2


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-872B
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) 蜫
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蜫
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蜫
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蜫
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蜫
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蜫
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蜫
Case Folding (cf) 蜫
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蜫
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) 蜫
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) G5-6158
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-71B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-494A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1554.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33168
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42862.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1087.020
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIAPP
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwan1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232A56
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-494A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-494A
kCowles (kCowles) 2076.5
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1554.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) insects
kGB5 (kGB5) 6556
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42862.020
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1087.020
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 71B2
kMandarin (kMandarin) kūn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3681
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33168
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 728
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 116.47
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 䖵
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
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) 蜫
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) 蜫
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)