U+874E 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 scorpion. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xiē.

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+874E 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 8E
UTF-16 87 4E
UTF-32 00 00 87 4E
URL-Quoted %E8%9D%8E
HTML-Escape 蝎
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蝎
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CA E9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 F9
Pīnyīn xiē
IRG_GSource G0-502B
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6979
IRG_KSource K0-4A69
IRG_TSource T2-5379
IRG_VSource V1-662
BigFive E7B2
CCCII 232B27
CNS1986 2-5379
CNS1992 2-5379
EACC 232B27
GB0 4811
GB1 4811
Jis0 7389
KSC0 4273
MainlandTelegraph 5791
TaiwanTelegraph 5791
Xerox 276:244


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-874E
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) 蝎
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蝎
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蝎
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蝎
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蝎
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蝎
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蝎
Case Folding (cf) 蝎
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蝎
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) 蝎
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) G0-502B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6979
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CDE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4A69
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5379
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-662
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1555.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33254
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42870.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1088.400
kBigFive (kBigFive) E7B2
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIAPV
kCantonese (kCantonese) hit3 hot3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232B27
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1193.404
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5379
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5379
kCowles (kCowles) 1088
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1555.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) scorpion
kEACC (kEACC) 232B27
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5612.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 4811
kGB1 (kGB1) 4811
kGSR (kGSR) 0313f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42870.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42870.030:hé,xiē
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SUKUMOMUSHI SASORI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KATSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7389
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1088.400
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 73
kKorean (kKorean) KAL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CDE8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4273
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5791
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiē
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2124
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 735
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33254
kNelson (kNelson) 4164
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 510
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6528+142.6.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 482.61
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 蠍
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5791
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) rết
kXerox (kXerox) 276:244
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1273.050:xiē
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) 蝎
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) 蝎
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)