U+874C 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 tadpole. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is k.

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+874C 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 9D 8C
UTF-16 87 4C
UTF-32 00 00 87 4C
URL-Quoted %E8%9D%8C
HTML-Escape 蝌
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蝌
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 F8
Pīnyīn k
IRG_GSource G0-7272
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6978
IRG_KPSource KP1-71F
IRG_KSource K1-5954
IRG_TSource T1-6E6A
BigFive BDC1
CCCII 21567D
CNS1986 1-6E6A
CNS1992 1-6E6A
EACC 21567D
GB0 8282
GB1 8282
Jis0 7388
KPS1 71F4
KSC1 5752
MainlandTelegraph 5809
TaiwanTelegraph 5809
Xerox 272:332


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-874C
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) 蝌
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蝌
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蝌
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蝌
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蝌
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蝌
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蝌
Case Folding (cf) 蝌
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蝌
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) 蝌
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) G0-7272
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6978
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-71F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5954
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6E6A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1555.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33248
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42870.160
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1088.350
kBigFive (kBigFive) BDC1
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIHDJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) fo1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21567D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1193.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6E6A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6E6A
kCowles (kCowles) 766
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1555.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) tadpole
kEACC (kEACC) 21567D
kFenn (kFenn) 510K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 252.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5410.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 8282
kGB1 (kGB1) 8282
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42870.160
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) kē(10)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42870.160:kē
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3635
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 7388
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1088.350
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 417
kKorean (kKorean) KWA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 71F4
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5752
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5809
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3390
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 516a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33248
kNelson (kNelson) 4166
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 369
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6527+142.6.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 164.04
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5809
kTang (kTang) kuɑ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 272:332
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0639.010:kē
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) 蝌
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) 蝌
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)