U+53E5 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 sentence. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is j.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+53E5 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 8F A5
UTF-16 53 E5
UTF-32 00 00 53 E5
URL-Quoted %E5%8F%A5
HTML-Escape 句
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 句
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CF A3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B6 E7
Pīnyīn j
IRG_GSource G0-3E64
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3667
IRG_KPSource KP0-D0E
IRG_KSource K0-4F23
IRG_TSource T1-463B
IRG_VSource V1-4E3
BigFive A579
CCCII 213539
CNS1986 1-463B
CNS1992 1-463B
EACC 213539
GB0 3068
GB1 3068
Jis0 2271
KSC0 4703
MainlandTelegraph 0658
TaiwanTelegraph 0658
Xerox 244:162

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-53E5
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) 句
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 句
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 句
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 句
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 句
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 句
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 句
Case Folding (cf) 句
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 句
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) 句
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) G0-3E64
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3667
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D0E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4F23
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-463B
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4E3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0382.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03234
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10571.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0171.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) A579
kCangjie (kCangjie) PR
kCantonese (kCantonese) gau1 geoi3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213539
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 242.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-463B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-463B
kCowles (kCowles) 1853
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0382.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) sentence
kEACC (kEACC) 213539
kFenn (kFenn) 227A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 113.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2762.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 3068
kGB1 (kGB1) 3068
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0108a
kHangul (kHangul) 구 귀
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10571.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jù(624)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10571.030:gōu,gòu,jù,qú
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0491
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KU KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2271
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0171.110
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 419
kKorean (kKorean) KWU KWI
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D0E8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4703
kLau (kLau) 981
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0658
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1541
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1306
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03234
kNelson (kNelson) 0745
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 445 673
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1759+20.2.3 C+1759+30.3.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 074.51 215.10 364.47 439.32
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0658
kTang (kTang) *giò
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) câu
kXerox (kXerox) 244:162
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0389.040,0389.071:gōu 0392.051:gòu 0615.060:jù
z Variant (kZVariant) 句
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) 句
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) 句
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)