U+8B50 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 to talk, converse. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zǔn.

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+8B50 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 AD 90
UTF-16 8B 50
UTF-32 00 00 8B 50
URL-Quoted %E8%AD%90
HTML-Escape 譐
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 譐
Pīnyīn zǔn
IRG_GSource GE-3E31
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-776
IRG_TSource T2-6723
BigFive F2F6
CCCII 254558
CNS1986 2-6723
CNS1992 2-6723
KPS1 776E


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8B50
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) 譐
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 譐
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 譐
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 譐
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 譐
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 譐
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 譐
Case Folding (cf) 譐
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 譐
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) 譐
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) GE-3E31
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-776
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-6723
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1644.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35959
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64019.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1181.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) F2F6
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRTWI
kCantonese (kCantonese) cyun5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 254558
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-6723
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-6723
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1644.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to talk, converse
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0864.6
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64019.090
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1181.020
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 776E
kMandarin (kMandarin) zǔn
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3469h
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35959
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 282.34
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 噂
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
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) 譐
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) 譐
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)