U+570D 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 surround, encircle, corral. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is w.

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+570D 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 8D
UTF-16 57 0D
UTF-32 00 00 57 0D
URL-Quoted %E5%9C%8D
HTML-Escape 圍
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 圍
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EA CC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D4 A3
Pīnyīn w
IRG_GSource G1-4E27
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5423
IRG_KSource K0-6A4C
IRG_TSource T1-5E58
IRG_VSource V1-504
BigFive B3F2
CCCII 213770
CNS1986 1-5E58
CNS1992 1-5E58
EACC 213770
GB1 4607
Jis0 5203
KSC0 7444
TaiwanTelegraph 0953
Xerox 244:270


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-570D
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) 圍
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 圍
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 圍
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 圍
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 圍
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 圍
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 圍
Case Folding (cf) 圍
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 圍
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) 圍
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-4E27
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5423
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FDC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6A4C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E58
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-504
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0451.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04806
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10722.140
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0220.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3F2
kCangjie (kCangjie) WDMQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) wai4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213770
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 306.603
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E58
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E58
kCowles (kCowles) 5001
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0451.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) surround, encircle, corral
kEACC (kEACC) 213770
kFenn (kFenn) 764D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 597.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6050.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 4607
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0571g
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10722.140
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) wéi(654)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10722.140:wéi
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0729
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAKOMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) I
kJis0 (kJis0) 5203
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0220.010
kKorean (kKorean) WI
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FDC5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7444
kLau (kLau) 3198
kMandarin (kMandarin) wéi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7082
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3730
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04806
kNelson (kNelson) 1044
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1433
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4468+31.3.9 C+4468+178.9.3 V+13528+31.3.9 V+13528+178.9.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 31.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 31.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 064.03 359.19
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 围
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0953
kTang (kTang) *hiuəi
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese)
kXerox (kXerox) 244:270
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1193.061:wéi
z Variant (kZVariant) 囲
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) 圍
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) 圍
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)