U+56D8 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 return, turn around; a time. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is huí.

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+56D8 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 9B 98
UTF-16 56 D8
UTF-32 00 00 56 D8
URL-Quoted %E5%9B%98
HTML-Escape 囘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 囘
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D1 C5
Pīnyīn huí
IRG_GSource GE-2536
IRG_JSource J0-5145
IRG_KPSource KP1-374
IRG_KSource K2-294A
IRG_TSource T3-2177
CNS1986 E-2177
CNS1992 3-2177
EACC 4B3768
Jis0 4937
Xerox 323:350


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56D8
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) 囘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 囘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 囘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 囘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 囘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 囘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 囘
Case Folding (cf) 囘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 囘
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) 囘
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) GE-2536
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5145
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-374
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-294A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2177
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0289.250
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01521
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10711.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0216.170
kCangjie (kCangjie) BRU
kCantonese (kCantonese) wui4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 164.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2177
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2177
kCowles (kCowles) 3136
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0289.250
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) return, turn around; a time
kEACC (kEACC) 4B3768
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 208.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7722.0
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10711.020
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MAWASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAI E
kJis0 (kJis0) 4937
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0216.170
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 108
kLau (kLau) 3286
kMandarin (kMandarin) huí
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2309
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2176
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01521
kNelson (kNelson) 0618
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1464
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4220+13.2.3 C+4220+49.3.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 13.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 31.2
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 囬回
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kXerox (kXerox) 323:350
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0500.061:huí
z Variant (kZVariant) 回
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) 囘
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) 囘
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)