U+87BD 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 katydid. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhōng.

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+87BD 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 BD
UTF-16 87 BD
UTF-32 00 00 87 BD
URL-Quoted %E8%9E%BD
HTML-Escape 螽
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 螽
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EA AA
Pīnyīn zhōng
IRG_GSource G0-732E
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-6A2A
IRG_KPSource KP1-727
IRG_KSource K1-6D44
IRG_TSource T2-5F3C
BigFive EE6E
CCCII 232C24
CNS1986 2-5F3C
CNS1992 2-5F3C
EACC 232C24
GB0 8314
GB1 8314
Jis0 7410
KPS1 727B
KSC1 7736
MainlandTelegraph 5830
TaiwanTelegraph 5830
Xerox 300:323


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 螽
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 螽
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 螽
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 螽
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 螽
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 螽
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 螽
Case Folding (cf) 螽
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 螽
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) 螽
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-732E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6A2A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-727
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6D44
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5F3C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1560.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33519
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42886.160
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1095.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) EE6E
kCangjie (kCangjie) HEYLI
kCantonese (kCantonese) zung1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232C24
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1197.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5F3C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5F3C
kCowles (kCowles) 390
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1560.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) katydid
kEACC (kEACC) 232C24
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2713.6
kGB0 (kGB0) 8314
kGB1 (kGB1) 8314
kGSR (kGSR) 1002f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42886.160
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42886.160:zhōng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) INAGO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHUU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7410
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1095.180
kKorean (kKorean) CONG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 727B
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7736
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5830
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhōng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1501
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 420b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33519
kNelson (kNelson) 1165
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6543+142.6.11 V+14213+142.6.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 025.04
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5830
kTang (kTang) jiung
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kXerox (kXerox) 300:323
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1499.050:zhōng
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) 螽
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) 螽
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)