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Glyph for U+8B8A
Source: Noto CJK

U+8B8A CJK UNIFIED IDEO­GRAPH-​8B8A

U+8B8A was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as change, transform, alter; rebel. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is biàn.

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 2 other glyphs. In text U+8B8A behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

Representations

System Representation
35722
UTF-8 E8 AE 8A
UTF-16 8B 8A
UTF-32 00 00 8B 8A
URL-Quoted %E8%AE%8A
HTML-Escape 變
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 變
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DC A8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DA CE
Pīnyīn biàn

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8B8A
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Case Folding Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+8B8A CJK Unified Ideograph-8B8A
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
Big Five Mapping C5DC
CCCII Mapping 21594B
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-7C48
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-7C48
Cangjie Input Code VFOK
kCantonese bin3
kCihaiT 1257.606
kCowles 3293
kDaeJaweon 1650.020
Unihan Definition change, transform, alter; rebel
kEACC 21594B
kFenn 888B
kFennIndex 409.03
kFourCornerCode 2240.8
kFrequency 2
kGB1 1768
kGSR 0178o
kGradeLevel 3
kHKGlyph 3865
kHanYu 21481.070
kHangul 변:0E
kHanyuPinlu biàn(1669)
kHanyuPinyin 21481.070:biàn
kIICore ATHKMP
kIRGDaeJaweon 1650.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 36117
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 21481.070
kIRGKangXi 1186.120
kIRG_GSource G1-3164
kIRG_HSource HB1-C5DC
kIRG_JSource J0-5A4E
kIRG_KPSource KP0-DDF1
kIRG_KSource K0-5C28
kIRG_TSource T1-7C48
kIRG_VSource V1-6766
kJapaneseKun KAWARU
kJapaneseOn HEN
kJis0 5846
kKPS0 DDF1
kKSC0 6008
kKangXi 1186.120
kKorean PYEN
kKoreanEducationHanja 2007
kLau 99
kMandarin biàn
kMatthews 5245
kMeyerWempe 2361
kMorohashi 36117
kNelson 1166 2063
kPhonetic 833
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+5075+66.4.19 C+5075+149.7.16
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 149.16
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 149.16
kSBGY 410.57
Semantic Variant Glyph for U+53D8 U+53D8Glyph for U+5909 U+5909
Simplified Variant Glyph for U+53D8 U+53D8
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 6239
kTang byɛ̀n
Stroke Number 23
UnihanCore2020 Set HJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation biến
kXHC1983 0066.071:biàn
Xerox Code 242:343