U+8FA5 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 variety of marsh grass. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xuē.

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+8FA5 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 BE A5
UTF-16 8F A5
UTF-32 00 00 8F A5
URL-Quoted %E8%BE%A5
HTML-Escape 辥
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake è¾¥
Pīnyīn xuē
IRG_GSource G5-7331
IRG_HSource H-90
IRG_JSource J1-6131
IRG_KPSource KP1-7D2
IRG_KSource K2-654A
IRG_TSource T3-5327
CCCII 233C66
CNS1986 E-5327
CNS1992 3-5327
EACC 233C66
GB5 8317
HKSCS 9050
Jis1 6517
KPS1 7D25
TaiwanTelegraph 6585
Xerox 323:355


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) 辥
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 辥
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 辥
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 辥
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 辥
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 辥
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 辥
Case Folding (cf) 辥
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 辥
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) 辥
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) G5-7331
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-90
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-6131
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-7D2
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-654A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-5327
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1731.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 38654
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64042.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1251.170
kCangjie (kCangjie) URYTJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) sit3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 233C66
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1310.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-5327
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-5327
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1731.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) variety of marsh grass
kEACC (kEACC) 233C66
kGB5 (kGB5) 8317
kGSR (kGSR) 0289a
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64042.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64042.030:xuē,yì
kHKSCS (kHKSCS) 9050
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SETSU SECHI
kJis1 (kJis1) 6517
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1251.170
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7D25
kMandarin (kMandarin) xuē
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 38654
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1215
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19885+160.7.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 160.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 160.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 496.30
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6585
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 323:355
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) 辥
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) 辥
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)