U+2155 VULGAR FRACTION ONE FIFTH

U+2155 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block Number Forms in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Number and is commonly used, that is, in no specific script. The codepoint has the Numeric value 1/5.

The glyph is a Fraction composition of the glyphs 1 ⁄ 5. It has a Neutral East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Other Neutral and is not mirrored. In text U+2155 behaves as Ambiguous regarding line breaks. It has type Other for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Fifth is the ordinal form of the number five.

Fifth or The Fifth may refer to:

  • Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, as in the expression "Pleading the Fifth"
  • Fifth column - a political term
  • Fifth disease - a contagious rash that spreads in school aged children
  • Fifth force - a proposed force of nature in addition to the four known fundamental forces
  • 1st Battalion 5th Marines
  • Fifth (Stargate), a robotic character in the television series Stargate SG-1
  • Fifth-generation programming language
  • The fifth in a series, or four after the first: see ordinal numbers (linguistics)
  • Fifth (unit), a unit of volume used for distilled beverages in the U.S.
  • A quintile, or 20%
  • A fraction, such as 1/5

Representations

System Representation
8533
UTF-8 E2 85 95
UTF-16 21 55
UTF-32 00 00 21 55
URL-Quoted %E2%85%95
HTML-Escape ⅕
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ⅕
HTML-Escape ⅕
digraph 15
LaTeX \textfrac{1}{5}

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) VULGAR FRACTION ONE FIFTH
Unicode 1 Name (na1) FRACTION ONE FIFTH
Block (blk) Number_Forms
General Category (gc) Other Number
Script (sc) Common
Bidirectional Category (bc) Other Neutral
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) Fraction
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 1 ⁄ 5
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) ⅕
Lowercase Mapping (lc) ⅕
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) ⅕
Uppercase Mapping (uc) ⅕
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) ⅕
Titlecase Mapping (tc) ⅕
Case Folding (cf) ⅕
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) ⅕
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) Neutral
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) ⅕
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)
InMC (InMC)
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
Line Break (lb) Ambiguous
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) 1 ⁄ 5
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) No
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) No
Numeric Type (nt) Numeric
Numeric Value (nv) 1/5
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) Other
Simple Case Folding (scf) ⅕
Script Extension (scx) Common
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)