U+8793 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 a small cicada with a square head. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qín.

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+8793 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 9E 93
UTF-16 87 93
UTF-32 00 00 87 93
URL-Quoted %E8%9E%93
HTML-Escape 螓
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 螓
Pīnyīn qín
IRG_GSource G0-727B
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-7769
IRG_KPSource KP1-724
IRG_KSource K2-5C70
IRG_TSource T2-5A2C
IRG_VSource V2-8F6
BigFive EB5E
CNS1986 2-5A2C
CNS1992 2-5A2C
GB0 8291
GB1 8291
JIS0213 2,87,73
Jis1 5934
KPS1 7241
MainlandTelegraph 9231
TaiwanTelegraph 5817
Xerox 306:261


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8793
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) 螓
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 螓
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 螓
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 螓
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 螓
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 螓
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 螓
Case Folding (cf) 螓
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 螓
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) 螓
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) CT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-727B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7769
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-724
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5C70
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5A2C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8F6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1558.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33404
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42875.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1093.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) EB5E
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIQKD
kCantonese (kCantonese) ceon4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1195.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5A2C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5A2C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1558.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) a small cicada with a square head
kEACC (kEACC) 232B3D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5519.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 8291
kGB1 (kGB1) 8291
kGSR (kGSR) 0380e
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42875.060
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42875.060:qín
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NATSU ZEMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN JIN
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,87,73
kJis1 (kJis1) 5934
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1093.170
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7241
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 9231
kMandarin (kMandarin) qín
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1113
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3505c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33404
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 319
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18615+142.6.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 104.20
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5817
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 306:261
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0926.090:qín
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) 螓
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) 螓
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)