U+8B9C 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 counsel, advice; speak out. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is dǎng.

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+8B9C 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 AE 9C
UTF-16 8B 9C
UTF-32 00 00 8B 9C
URL-Quoted %E8%AE%9C
HTML-Escape 讜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 讜
Pīnyīn dǎng
IRG_GSource G1-5A54
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-7874
IRG_KPSource KP1-77F
IRG_KSource K1-5D2C
IRG_TSource T1-7D3A
BigFive C66D
CCCII 233537
CNS1986 1-7D3A
CNS1992 1-7D3A
EACC 233537
GB1 5852
JIS0213 2,88,84
Jis1 6263
KPS1 77F5
KSC1 6112
TaiwanTelegraph 6249
Xerox 300:343


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) 讜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 讜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 讜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 讜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 讜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 讜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 讜
Case Folding (cf) 讜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 讜
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) 讜
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) AT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5A54
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7874
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-77F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5D2C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7D3A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1652.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 36168
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64034.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1188.080
kBigFive (kBigFive) C66D
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRFBF
kCantonese (kCantonese) dong2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 233537
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1259.504
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7D3A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7D3A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1652.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) counsel, advice; speak out
kEACC (kEACC) 233537
kFenn (kFenn) 584I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 498.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0963.1
kGB1 (kGB1) 5852
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64034.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64034.090:dǎng,dàng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TADASHIIKOTOBA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,88,84
kJis1 (kJis1) 6263
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1188.080
kKorean (kKorean) TANG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 77F5
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6112
kMandarin (kMandarin) dǎng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6096
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3207a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 36168
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1378
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+15148+149.7.20
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.20
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.20
kSBGY (kSBGY) 314.37
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 谠
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6249
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 27
kXerox (kXerox) 300:343
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0216.011:dǎng
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) 讜
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) 讜
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)