U+51A5 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 dark, gloomy, night; deep. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is míng.

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+51A5 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 86 A5
UTF-16 51 A5
UTF-32 00 00 51 A5
URL-Quoted %E5%86%A5
HTML-Escape 冥
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 冥
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D9 A2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CC BD
Pīnyīn míng
IRG_GSource G0-5A24
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4C3D
IRG_KSource K0-5922
IRG_TSource T1-5442
IRG_VSource V1-4C5
BigFive ADDF
CCCII 213339
CNS1986 1-5442
CNS1992 1-5442
EACC 213339
GB0 5804
GB1 5804
Jis0 4429
KSC0 5702
MainlandTelegraph 0388
TaiwanTelegraph 0388
Xerox 264:275


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-51A5
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) 冥
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 冥
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 冥
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 冥
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 冥
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 冥
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 冥
Case Folding (cf) 冥
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 冥
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) 冥
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) G0-5A24
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4C3D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DAE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5922
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5442
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4C5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0293.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01588
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10304.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0130.280
kBigFive (kBigFive) ADDF
kCangjie (kCangjie) BAYC
kCantonese (kCantonese) ming4 ming5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213339
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 166.403
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5442
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5442
kCowles (kCowles) 2694
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0293.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dark, gloomy, night; deep
kEACC (kEACC) 213339
kFenn (kFenn) 797G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 345.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3780.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 5804
kGB1 (kGB1) 5804
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0841a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10304.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10304.100:míng,mián,miàn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0302
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KURAI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) MEI
kJis0 (kJis0) 4429
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0130.280
kKorean (kKorean) MYENG
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5702
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0388
kMandarin (kMandarin) míng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4528
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1818a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01588
kNelson (kNelson) 0630
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 902
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3785+14.2.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 14.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 14.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 197.26
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0388
kTang (kTang) meng mèng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) minh
kXerox (kXerox) 264:275
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0792.200:míng
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) 冥
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) 冥
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)