U+8774 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 butterfly. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is h.

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+8774 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

HU or Hu may refer to:

  • .hu, the Internet country code top-level domain for Hungary
  • Hu (digraph), used primarily in Classical Nahuatl
  • Hu (vessel), a type of ancient Chinese bronze vessel
  • Fu (kana), also romanised as Hu, Japanese kana ふ and フ
  • Hu language, of Yunnan, China
  • Hungarian language, ISO 639 alpha-2, hu
  • Hainan Airlines, from their IATA airline code
  • Hollywood Undead, an American rap rock band
  • Holographic Universe, in quantum gravity and string theories
  • Hounsfield Units, on the Hounsfield scale, a unit of measurement used on a computed tomography machine (CAT)
  • Wu Hu (disambiguation), an ancient Chinese term for multiple groups in China


System Representation
UTF-8 E8 9D B4
UTF-16 87 74
UTF-32 00 00 87 74
URL-Quoted %E8%9D%B4
HTML-Escape 蝴
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蝴
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FB DD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 FA
Pīnyīn h
IRG_GSource G0-3A7B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-697A
IRG_KPSource KP0-F4B
IRG_KSource K0-7B5D
IRG_TSource T1-6E62
IRG_VSource V1-662
BigFive BDB9
CCCII 215679
CNS1986 1-6E62
CNS1992 1-6E62
EACC 215679
GB0 2691
GB1 2691
Jis0 7390
KSC0 9161
MainlandTelegraph 5814
TaiwanTelegraph 5814
Xerox 252:051


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8774
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) 蝴
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蝴
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蝴
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蝴
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蝴
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蝴
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蝴
Case Folding (cf) 蝴
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蝴
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) 蝴
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) G0-3A7B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-697A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F4B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7B5D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6E62
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-662
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1556.260
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33328
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42868.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1091.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) BDB9
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIJRB
kCantonese (kCantonese) wu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215679
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1195.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6E62
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6E62
kCowles (kCowles) 3124
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1556.260
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) butterfly
kEACC (kEACC) 215679
kFenn (kFenn) 705D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 198.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5712.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2691
kGB1 (kGB1) 2691
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42868.040
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) hú(35)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42868.040:hú
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3628
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KO
kJis0 (kJis0) 7390
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1091.210
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 91
kKorean (kKorean) HWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F4B8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9161
kLau (kLau) 3276
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5814
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2174
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2167
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33328
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1460
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6529+142.6.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.9
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5814
kTang (kTang) ho
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kVietnamese (kVietnamese)
kXerox (kXerox) 252:051
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0474.020:hú
z Variant (kZVariant) 胡
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) 蝴
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) 蝴
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)