U+5109 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 temperate, frugal, economical. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ji.

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+5109 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:

The Three Treasures or Three Jewels (Chinese: 三寶; pinyin: sānbǎo; Wade–Giles: san-pao) are basic virtues in Taoism. Although the Tao Te Ching originally used sanbao to mean "compassion", "frugality", and "humility", the term was later used to translate the Three Jewels (Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha) in Chinese Buddhism, and to mean the Three Treasures (jing, qi, and shen) in Traditional Chinese Medicine.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 84 89
UTF-16 51 09
UTF-32 00 00 51 09
URL-Quoted %E5%84%89
HTML-Escape 儉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 儉
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CB FB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D1 AD
Pīnyīn ji
IRG_GSource G1-3C73
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-512D
IRG_KSource K0-4B7B
IRG_TSource T1-6C27
IRG_VSource V1-4C3
BigFive BBFC
CCCII 213261
CNS1986 1-6C27
CNS1992 1-6C27
EACC 213261
GB1 2883
Jis0 4913
KSC0 4391
TaiwanTelegraph 0313
Xerox 255:363


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5109
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) 儉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 儉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 儉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 儉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 儉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 儉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 儉
Case Folding (cf) 儉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 儉
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) 儉
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-3C73
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-512D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CEE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4B7B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6C27
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4C3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0252.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01190
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10226.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0119.120
kBigFive (kBigFive) BBFC
kCangjie (kCangjie) OOMO
kCantonese (kCantonese) gim6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213261
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 128.505
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6C27
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6C27
kCowles (kCowles) 1659
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0252.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) temperate, frugal, economical
kEACC (kEACC) 213261
kFenn (kFenn) 440E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 59.13
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2828.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 2883
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0613e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10226.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jiǎn(9)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10226.060:jiǎn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0249
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUZUMAYAKA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4913
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0119.120
kKorean (kKorean) KEM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CEE2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4391
kLau (kLau) 907
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiǎn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 848
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1145
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01190
kNelson (kNelson) 0547
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 182
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4196+9.2.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 334.18
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 俭
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0313
kTang (kTang) ghyɛ̌m
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) kiệm
kXerox (kXerox) 255:363
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0553.101:jiǎn
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) 儉
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) 儉
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)