U+5708 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 to circle; a circle; corral. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qu.

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+5708 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 9C 88
UTF-16 57 08
UTF-32 00 00 57 08
URL-Quoted %E5%9C%88
HTML-Escape 圈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 圈
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CF EA
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D4 A1
Pīnyīn qu
IRG_GSource G0-4826
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5421
IRG_KPSource KP0-D4B
IRG_KSource K0-4F6A
IRG_TSource T1-594E
IRG_VSource V1-504
BigFive B0E9
CCCII 21376E
CNS1986 1-594E
CNS1992 1-594E
EACC 21376E
GB0 4006
GB1 4006
Jis0 5201
KSC0 4774
MainlandTelegraph 0946
TaiwanTelegraph 0946
Xerox 250:170


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5708
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) 圈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 圈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 圈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 圈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 圈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 圈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 圈
Case Folding (cf) 圈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 圈
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) 圈
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) G0-4826
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5421
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D4B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4F6A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-594E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-504
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0446.290
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04789
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10721.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0219.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0E9
kCangjie (kCangjie) WFQU
kCantonese (kCantonese) gyun6 hyun1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21376E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 303.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-594E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-594E
kCowles (kCowles) 1201
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0446.290
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to circle; a circle; corral
kEACC (kEACC) 21376E
kFenn (kFenn) 467C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 118.01 118.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6071.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 4006
kGB1 (kGB1) 4006
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0226k
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10721.080
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) quān(169) juàn(12)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10721.080:juàn,juān,quān,quán,juǎn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0727
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAKOI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5201
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0219.070
kKorean (kKorean) KWEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D4BA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4774
kLau (kLau) 1241
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0946
kMandarin (kMandarin) quān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1655
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 809
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04789
kNelson (kNelson) 1041
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 665
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4466+31.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 31.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 31.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 281.15 293.44 399.02
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0946
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) khuyên
kXerox (kXerox) 250:170
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0616.060:juān 0617.060:juàn 0947.060:quān
z Variant (kZVariant) 圏
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) 圈
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) 圈
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)