U+5178 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 law, canon; documentation; classic, scripture. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is di.

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+5178 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 E5 85 B8
UTF-16 51 78
UTF-32 00 00 51 78
URL-Quoted %E5%85%B8
HTML-Escape 典
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 典
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EE F0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C5 B5
Pīnyīn di
IRG_GSource G0-3564
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4535
IRG_KPSource KP0-E7D
IRG_KSource K0-6E70
IRG_TSource T1-4C28
IRG_VSource V1-4C4
BigFive A8E5
CCCII 21332C
CNS1986 1-4C28
CNS1992 1-4C28
EACC 21332C
GB0 2168
GB1 2168
Jis0 3721
KSC0 7880
MainlandTelegraph 0368
TaiwanTelegraph 0368
Xerox 250:122


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5178
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) 典
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 典
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 典
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 典
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 典
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 典
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 典
Case Folding (cf) 典
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 典
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) 典
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-3564
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4535
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E7D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6E70
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4C28
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4C4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0286.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01474
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10247.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0128.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) A8E5
kCangjie (kCangjie) TBC
kCantonese (kCantonese) din2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21332C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 162.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4C28
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4C28
kCowles (kCowles) 4162
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0286.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) law, canon; documentation; classic, scripture
kEACC (kEACC) 21332C
kFenn (kFenn) 819B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 521.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5580.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 2168
kGB1 (kGB1) 2168
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0476a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10247.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) diǎn(98)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10247.010:diǎn,tiǎn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0290
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NORI TSUKASADORU SAKAN
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 3721
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0128.020
kKorean (kKorean) CEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E7DC
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7880
kLau (kLau) 546
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0368
kMandarin (kMandarin) diǎn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6347
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3083
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01474
kNelson (kNelson) 0588
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1334
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3119+12.2.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 12.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 12.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 288.37
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0368
kTang (kTang) *děn děn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) điển
kXerox (kXerox) 250:122
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0241.010:diǎn
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) 典
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) 典
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)