U+4E05 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 under, underneath, below; down; inferior; bring down; used to transliterate the Latin letter 'T'. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xià.

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+4E05 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 1 meaning "one" is 1 of 6 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 1 stroke.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 42 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

Radical 1, in this case known as 橫 héng "horizontal", is one of the eight principles of the character 永 (永字八法 Yǒngzì Bāfǎ) which are the basis of Chinese calligraphy.


System Representation
UTF-8 E4 B8 85
UTF-16 4E 05
UTF-32 00 00 4E 05
URL-Quoted %E4%B8%85
HTML-Escape 丅
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 丅
Pīnyīn xià
IRG_GSource GE-2122
IRG_JSource J1-3023
IRG_TSource T3-2125
CCCII 2D3025
CNS1986 E-2125
CNS1992 3-2125
Jis1 1603


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E05
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) 丅
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 丅
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 丅
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 丅
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 丅
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 丅
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 丅
Case Folding (cf) 丅
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 丅
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) 丅
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) GE-2122
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-3023
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2125
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0137.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00008
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10002.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0076.020
kCangjie (kCangjie) XML
kCantonese (kCantonese) ti1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 2D3025
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 10.603
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2125
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2125
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0137.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) under, underneath, below; down; inferior; bring down; used to transliterate the Latin letter 'T'
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10002.040
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIMO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis1 (kJis1) 1603
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0076.020
kKorean (kKorean) HA
kLau (kLau) 3052
kMandarin (kMandarin) xià
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00008
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14297+1.1.1
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 1.1
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 1.1
kSBGY (kSBGY) 308.25
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 2
z Variant (kZVariant) 下
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) 丅
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) 丅
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)