U+87BF 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 kind of cicada. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is jiāng.

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+87BF 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 BF
UTF-16 87 BF
UTF-32 00 00 87 BF
URL-Quoted %E8%9E%BF
HTML-Escape 螿
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 螿
Pīnyīn jiāng
IRG_GSource G3-6258
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-5B51
IRG_KPSource KP1-727
IRG_KSource K2-5D2B
IRG_TSource T2-5F3A
BigFive EE6C
CNS1986 2-5F3A
CNS1992 2-5F3A
GB3 6656
Jis1 5949
KPS1 7277
TaiwanTelegraph 5831
Xerox 306:271


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) 螿
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 螿
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 螿
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 螿
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 螿
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 螿
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 螿
Case Folding (cf) 螿
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 螿
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) 螿
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) G3-6258
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-5B51
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-727
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-5D2B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5F3A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1560.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33530
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42888.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1095.300
kBigFive (kBigFive) EE6C
kCangjie (kCangjie) VILMI
kCantonese (kCantonese) zoeng1
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1197.304
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5F3A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5F3A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1560.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) kind of cicada
kEACC (kEACC) 232B7E
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2713.6
kGB3 (kGB3) 6656
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42888.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42888.080:jiāng
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU SOU
kJis1 (kJis1) 5949
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1095.300
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7277
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiāng
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3324a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33530
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 112
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19769+142.6.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 175.30
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 螀
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5831
kTang (kTang) tziɑng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 17
kXerox (kXerox) 306:271
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0559.011:jiāng
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) 螿
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) 螿
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)