U+517C 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 unite, combine; connect; and. 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+517C 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 BC
UTF-16 51 7C
UTF-32 00 00 51 7C
URL-Quoted %E5%85%BC
HTML-Escape 兼
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 兼
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CC C2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B7 F3
Pīnyīn ji
IRG_GSource G0-3C66
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3773
IRG_KSource K0-4C42
IRG_TSource T1-5440
IRG_VSource V1-4C5
BigFive ADDD
CCCII 21332D
CNS1986 1-5440
CNS1992 1-5440
EACC 21332D
GB0 2870
GB1 2870
Jis0 2383
KSC0 4434
MainlandTelegraph 0369
TaiwanTelegraph 0369
Xerox 251:351


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-517C
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) 兼
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 兼
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 兼
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 兼
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 兼
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 兼
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 兼
Case Folding (cf) 兼
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 兼
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) 兼
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) G0-3C66
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3773
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CFA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4C42
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5440
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4C5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0288.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01483
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10249.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0128.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) ADDD
kCangjie (kCangjie) TXC
kCantonese (kCantonese) gim1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21332D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 162.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5440
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5440
kCowles (kCowles) 1655
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0288.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) unite, combine; connect; and
kEACC (kEACC) 21332D
kFenn (kFenn) 671F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 59.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8023.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2870
kGB1 (kGB1) 2870
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0627a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10249.080
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jiān(40)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10249.080:jiān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0291
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KANERU KANETE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2383
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0128.110
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 374
kKorean (kKorean) KYEM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CFA6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4434
kLau (kLau) 904
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0369
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 830
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1141
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01483
kNelson (kNelson) 0598
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 615
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1865+12.2.8 V+13748+12.2.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 12.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 12.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 229.07 444.50
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0369
kTang (kTang) *gem gem
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) kiêm
kXerox (kXerox) 251:351
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0546.060:jiān
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) 兼
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) 兼
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)