U+881F 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 wax; candle; waxy, glazed. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is l.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+881F 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 A0 9F
UTF-16 88 1F
UTF-32 00 00 88 1F
URL-Quoted %E8%A0%9F
HTML-Escape 蠟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蠟
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D5 C5
Pīnyīn l
IRG_GSource G1-402F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-7B67
IRG_KPSource KP0-D7C
IRG_KSource K0-5545
IRG_TSource T1-7B27
IRG_VSource V1-663
BigFive C4FA
CCCII 21573E
CNS1986 1-7B27
CNS1992 1-7B27
EACC 21573E
GB1 3215
JIS0213 1,91,71
Jis1 5988
KSC0 5337
TaiwanTelegraph 5866
Xerox 254:330

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-881F
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) 蠟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蠟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蠟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蠟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蠟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蠟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蠟
Case Folding (cf) 蠟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蠟
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) 蠟
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-402F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-7B67
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D7C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5545
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7B27
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-663
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1565.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 33786
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42903.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1101.310
kBigFive (kBigFive) C4FA
kCangjie (kCangjie) LIVVV
kCantonese (kCantonese) laap6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21573E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1200.406
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7B27
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7B27
kCowles (kCowles) 2192
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1565.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) wax; candle; waxy, glazed
kEACC (kEACC) 21573E
kFenn (kFenn) 690E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 284.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5211.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 3215
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 6
kHangul (kHangul) 납 랍
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42903.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) là(40)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42903.060:là
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3663
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MITSUROU ROUSOKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) ROU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,91,71
kJis1 (kJis1) 5988
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1101.310
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 550
kKorean (kKorean) LAP
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D7CF
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5337
kLau (kLau) 1784
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3764
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1455
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 33786
kNelson (kNelson) 4200
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 813
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7813+142.6.15
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 142.15
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 142.15
kSBGY (kSBGY) 537.04
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 蜡
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 蜡
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 蜡
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5866
kTang (kTang) *lɑp
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 21
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) rệp
kXerox (kXerox) 254:330
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0668.081:là
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) 蠟
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) 蠟
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)