U+531C 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 basin; container for wine. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+531C 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 8C 9C
UTF-16 53 1C
UTF-32 00 00 53 1C
URL-Quoted %E5%8C%9C
HTML-Escape 匜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 匜
IRG_GSource G3-3047
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J3-2E6D
IRG_KPSource KP1-387
IRG_KSource K2-2555
IRG_TSource T2-214D
BigFive C96C
CCCII 216D24
CNS1986 2-214D
CNS1992 2-214D
EACC 216D24
GB3 1639
GB8 9008
JIS0213 1,14,77
Jis1 2006
KPS1 387F
MainlandTelegraph 0558
TaiwanTelegraph 0558
Xerox 302:102


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-531C
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) 匜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 匜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 匜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 匜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 匜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 匜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 匜
Case Folding (cf) 匜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 匜
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) 匜
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) G3-3047
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-2E6D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-387
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2555
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-214D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0345.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 02598
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10082.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0153.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) C96C
kCangjie (kCangjie) SPD
kCantonese (kCantonese) ji4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216D24
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 205.603
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-214D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-214D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0345.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) basin; container for wine
kEACC (kEACC) 216D24
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7171.1
kGB3 (kGB3) 1639
kGB8 (kGB8) 9008
kGSR (kGSR) 0004n
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10082.060
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10082.060:yí
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HISAGE HANZOU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) I TA DA
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,14,77
kJis1 (kJis1) 2006
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0153.140
kKorean (kKorean) I
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 387F
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0558
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2942
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 854j
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 02598
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1471
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+16800+22.2.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 22.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 22.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 041.38 244.25
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0558
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kXerox (kXerox) 302:102
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1363.120:yí
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) 匜
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) 匜
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)