U+9D08 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 wild goose. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yàn.

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+9D08 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 E9 B4 88
UTF-16 9D 08
UTF-32 00 00 9D 08
URL-Quoted %E9%B4%88
HTML-Escape 鴈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鴈
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F2 EE
Pīnyīn yàn
IRG_GSource GE-4759
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-726E
IRG_KPSource KP1-8E1
IRG_KSource K1-663B
IRG_TSource T2-5638
IRG_VSource V2-915
BigFive E8ED
CCCII 235A27
CNS1986 2-5638
CNS1992 2-5638
EACC 335F43
Jis0 8278
KPS1 8E16
KSC1 7027
TaiwanTelegraph 7692
Xerox 322:341


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9D08
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) 鴈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鴈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鴈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鴈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鴈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鴈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鴈
Case Folding (cf) 鴈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鴈
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) 鴈
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) CJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-4759
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-726E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-8E1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-663B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5638
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-915
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 2016.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 46734
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74618.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1484.080
kBigFive (kBigFive) E8ED
kCangjie (kCangjie) MOHF
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngaan6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 235A27
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1536.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5638
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5638
kCowles (kCowles) 3000
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 2016.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) wild goose
kEACC (kEACC) 335F43
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 628.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7122.7
kGSR (kGSR) 0186a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74618.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74618.030:yàn
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KARI AHIRU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 8278
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1484.080
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 244
kKorean (kKorean) AN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 8E16
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7027
kLau (kLau) 2316
kMandarin (kMandarin) yàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7404
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2017
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 46734
kNelson (kNelson) 0836
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 957
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7363+27.2.13 C+7363+196.11.4 V+14273+27.2.13 V+14273+196.11.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 196.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 196.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 405.01
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 雁
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7692
kTang (kTang) *ngàn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 322:341
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1332.041:yàn
z Variant (kZVariant) 雁
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) 鴈
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) 鴈
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)