U+8ECA 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 cart, vehicle; carry in cart. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ch.

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+8ECA behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 159 meaning "cart" or "car" is 1 of 20 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 7 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 361 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E8 BB 8A
UTF-16 8E CA
UTF-32 00 00 8E CA
URL-Quoted %E8%BB%8A
HTML-Escape 車
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 車
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F3 B3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BC D6
Pīnyīn ch
IRG_GSource G1-3335
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3C56
IRG_KSource K0-7333
IRG_TSource T1-4B4F
IRG_VSource V1-686
BigFive A8AE
CCCII 215B32
CNS1986 1-4B4F
CNS1992 1-4B4F
EACC 215B32
GB1 1921
Jis0 2854
KSC0 8319
TaiwanTelegraph 6508
Xerox 242:077

Related Characters

  • ⾞
  • 車


  • ⾞
  • 車


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) 車
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 車
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 車
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 車
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 車
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 車
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 車
Case Folding (cf) 車
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 車
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) 車
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) G1-3335
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3C56
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-ECB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7333
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4B4F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-686
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1712.340
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 38172
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53511.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1239.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) A8AE
kCangjie (kCangjie) JWJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) ce1 geoi1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215B32
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1296.204
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4B4F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4B4F
kCowles (kCowles) 490 1848
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1712.340
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) cart, vehicle; carry in cart
kEACC (kEACC) 215B32
kFenn (kFenn) 836A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 23.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5000.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 1921
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0074a
kHangul (kHangul) 거 차
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53511.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) chē(1893)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53511.010:chē,jū
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾞[U+2F9E]:53511.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4028
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KURUMA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHA KYO
kJis0 (kJis0) 2854
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1239.010
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 472
kKorean (kKorean) CHA KE
kKPS0 (kKPS0) ECB3
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8319
kLau (kLau) 241 242 979
kMandarin (kMandarin) chē
kMatthews (kMatthews) 280
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 193 1302b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 38172
kNelson (kNelson) 4608
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 96 670
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2306+159.7.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 159.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 159.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 067.07 164.50
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 车
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6508
kTang (kTang) *giu chia
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) xa
kXerox (kXerox) 242:077
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0129.041:chē 0609.081:jū
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) 車
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) 車
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)