U+98A8 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 wind; air; manners, atmosphere. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is f.

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 1 other glyphs. In text U+98A8 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 182 meaning "wind" is 1 of 11 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 9 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 182 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

In Taoist cosmology, 風 (Wind) is the nature component of the Ba gua diagram 巽 Xùn.


System Representation
UTF-8 E9 A2 A8
UTF-16 98 A8
UTF-32 00 00 98 A8
URL-Quoted %E9%A2%A8
HTML-Escape 風
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 風
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F9 A6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C9 F7
Pīnyīn f
IRG_GSource G1-3767
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4977
IRG_KPSource KP0-F1E
IRG_KSource K0-7926
IRG_TSource T1-5378
IRG_VSource V1-6C2
BigFive ADB7
CCCII 21605B
CNS1986 1-5378
CNS1992 1-5378
EACC 21605B
GB1 2371
Jis0 4187
KSC0 8906
TaiwanTelegraph 7364
Xerox 242:167

Related Characters

  • ⾵


  • ⾵


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-98A8
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) 風
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 風
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 風
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 風
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 風
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 風
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 風
Case Folding (cf) 風
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 風
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) 風
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) G1-3767
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4977
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F1E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7926
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5378
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6C2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1930.200
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 43756
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74480.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1411.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) ADB7
kCangjie (kCangjie) HNHLI
kCantonese (kCantonese) fung1 fung3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21605B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1483.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5378
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5378
kCowles (kCowles) 879
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1930.200
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) wind; air; manners, atmosphere
kEACC (kEACC) 21605B
kFenn (kFenn) 786A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 136.08 137.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7721.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 2371
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0625h
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74480.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) fēng(1185)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74480.010:fēng,fèng,fěng,fèng
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾵[U+2FB5]:74480.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4528
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAZE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) FUU FU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4187
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1411.010
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 18
kKorean (kKorean) PHWUNG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F1ED
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8906
kLau (kLau) 764
kMandarin (kMandarin) fēng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1890
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 595
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 43756
kNelson (kNelson) 5148
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 342 408
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3561+182.9.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 182.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 182.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 026.31 343.30
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 风
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7364
kTang (kTang) *biung
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) phong
kXerox (kXerox) 242:167
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0326.061:fēng 0331.081:fěng
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) 風
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) 風
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)