U+8771 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 horsefly, gadfly. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is méng.

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+8771 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 B1
UTF-16 87 71
UTF-32 00 00 87 71
URL-Quoted %E8%9D%B1
HTML-Escape 蝱
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蝱
Pīnyīn méng
IRG_GSource GE-3C49
IRG_HSource H-8F
IRG_JSource J3-7B5A
IRG_KPSource KP1-71F
IRG_KSource K2-5C5E
IRG_TSource T3-4E5D
CNS1986 E-4E5D
CNS1992 3-4E5D
JIS0213 1,91,58
Jis1 5921
TaiwanTelegraph 5804
Xerox 323:312


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8771
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) 蝱
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蝱
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蝱
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蝱
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蝱
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蝱
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蝱
Case Folding (cf) 蝱
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蝱
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) 蝱
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) GE-3C49
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-8F
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-7B5A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-71F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5C5E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-4E5D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1556.200
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33318
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42873.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1091.100
kCangjie (kCangjie) YVLII
kCantonese (kCantonese) mong4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1194.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-4E5D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-4E5D
kCowles (kCowles) 2756
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1556.200
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) horsefly, gadfly
kEACC (kEACC) 232A6C
kFenn (kFenn) 646H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 337.03
kGSR (kGSR) 0742t
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42873.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42873.020:méng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ABU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) MOU MYOU BUU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,91,58
kJis1 (kJis1) 5921
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1091.100
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 71FD
kMandarin (kMandarin) méng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4425
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1881
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33318
kNelson (kNelson) 0330
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 922
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+15097+142.6.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 184.18
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 䖟
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5804
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 323:312
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0777.051:méng
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) 蝱
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) 蝱
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)