U+56DF 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 top of the head; skull. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xìn.

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+56DF 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 9F
UTF-16 56 DF
UTF-32 00 00 56 DF
URL-Quoted %E5%9B%9F
HTML-Escape 囟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 囟
Pīnyīn xìn
IRG_GSource G0-5836
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-2455
IRG_KPSource KP1-3B2
IRG_KSource K1-656F
IRG_TSource T2-2227
BigFive C9C7
CCCII 217370
CNS1986 2-2227
CNS1992 2-2227
EACC 217370
GB0 5622
GB1 5622
JIS0213 2,04,53
Jis1 2285
KSC1 6979
Xerox 317:144


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 囟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 囟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 囟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 囟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 囟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 囟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 囟
Case Folding (cf) 囟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 囟
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) 囟
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5836
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2455
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3B2
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-656F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2227
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0444.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04691
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10713.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0216.270
kBigFive (kBigFive) C9C7
kCangjie (kCangjie) HWK
kCantonese (kCantonese) seon3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217370
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 302.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2227
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2227
kCowles (kCowles) 3745
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0444.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) top of the head; skull
kEACC (kEACC) 217370
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 184.01 186.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2600.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5622
kGB1 (kGB1) 5622
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10713.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10713.030:xìn
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HIYOMEKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN SHI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,04,53
kJis1 (kJis1) 2285
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0216.270
kKorean (kKorean) SIN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3B2C
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6979
kMandarin (kMandarin) xìn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2752
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2887
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04691
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1269
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17410+31.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 31.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 31.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 392.08
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 䪿顖
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 倖幸
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kXerox (kXerox) 317:144
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1286.040:xìn
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) 囟
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) 囟
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)