U+8A60 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 sing, hum, chant. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yǒng.

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+8A60 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 A9 A0
UTF-16 8A 60
UTF-32 00 00 8A 60
URL-Quoted %E8%A9%A0
HTML-Escape 詠
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake è© 
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E7 C9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 D3
Pīnyīn yǒng
IRG_GSource GE-3D67
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3153
IRG_KPSource KP0-F9C
IRG_KSource K0-6749
IRG_TSource T1-6222
IRG_VSource V1-672
BigFive B5FA
CCCII 21584D
CNS1986 1-6222
CNS1992 1-6222
EACC 21584D
Jis0 1751
KSC0 7141
TaiwanTelegraph 6102
Xerox 260:107


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8A60
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) 詠
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 詠
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 詠
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 詠
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 詠
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 詠
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 詠
Case Folding (cf) 詠
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 詠
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) 詠
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-3D67
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3153
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F9C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6749
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6222
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-672
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1621.220
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35409
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63957.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1156.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) B5FA
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRINE
kCantonese (kCantonese) wing6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21584D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1240.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6222
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6222
kCowles (kCowles) 5053
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1621.220
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) sing, hum, chant
kEACC (kEACC) 21584D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 641.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0363.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0764i
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63957.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63957.080:yǒng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3772
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOMU UTAU NAGAMERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EI
kJis0 (kJis0) 1751
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1156.180
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 261
kKorean (kKorean) YENG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F9C6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7141
kMandarin (kMandarin) yǒng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7591
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3769
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35409
kNelson (kNelson) 4336 4343
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1452
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1269+149.7.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 429.31
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 咏
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 咏
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6102
kTang (kTang) *hiuæ̀ng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) vịnh
kXerox (kXerox) 260:107
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1392.041:yǒng
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) 詠
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) 詠
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)