U+5729 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 dike, embankment. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is wéi.

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+5729 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 A9
UTF-16 57 29
UTF-32 00 00 57 29
URL-Quoted %E5%9C%A9
HTML-Escape 圩
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 圩
Pīnyīn wéi
IRG_GSource G0-5B57
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-245D
IRG_KPSource KP1-3B6
IRG_KSource K2-2965
IRG_TSource T1-4767
IRG_VSource V1-504
BigFive A666
CCCII 217443
CNS1986 1-4767
CNS1992 1-4767
EACC 217443
GB0 5955
GB1 5955
JIS0213 2,04,61
Jis1 2318
KPS1 3B62
MainlandTelegraph 0962
TaiwanTelegraph 0962
Xerox 271:247


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5729
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) 圩
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 圩
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 圩
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 圩
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 圩
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 圩
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 圩
Case Folding (cf) 圩
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 圩
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) 圩
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) G0-5B57
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-245D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3B6
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2965
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4767
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-504
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0456.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04882
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10418.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0223.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) A666
kCangjie (kCangjie) GMD
kCantonese (kCantonese) heoi1 jyu4 wai4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217443
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 312.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4767
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4767
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0456.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dike, embankment
kEACC (kEACC) 217443
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4114.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5955
kGB1 (kGB1) 5955
kGSR (kGSR) 0097z
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10418.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10418.010:wéi,yú,xū
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUTSUMI KISHI KUBOMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) U O I KYO
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,04,61
kJis1 (kJis1) 2318
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0223.110
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3B62
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0962
kMandarin (kMandarin) wéi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7593
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04882
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 515 1602
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17416+32.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.3
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0962
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese)
kXerox (kXerox) 271:247
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1194.030:wéi 1299.090:xū
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) 圩
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) 圩
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)