U+579D 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 dilapidated, ruined. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is guǐ.

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+579D 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 9E 9D
UTF-16 57 9D
UTF-32 00 00 57 9D
URL-Quoted %E5%9E%9D
HTML-Escape 垝
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 垝
Pīnyīn guǐ
IRG_GSource G3-3424
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-246E
IRG_KPSource KP1-3B9
IRG_KSource K2-2A28
IRG_TSource T2-2957
BigFive CE56
CCCII 21754E
CNS1986 2-2957
CNS1992 2-2957
EACC 21754E
GB3 2004
JIS0213 2,04,78
Jis1 2360
KPS1 3B96
TaiwanTelegraph 0994
Xerox 302:165


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-579D
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) 垝
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 垝
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 垝
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 垝
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 垝
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 垝
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 垝
Case Folding (cf) 垝
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 垝
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) 垝
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) G3-3424
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-246E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3B9
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2A28
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2957
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0464.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05050
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10441.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0228.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) CE56
kCangjie (kCangjie) GNMU
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwai2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21754E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 319.304
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2957
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2957
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0464.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dilapidated, ruined
kEACC (kEACC) 21754E
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4711.2
kGB3 (kGB3) 2004
kGSR (kGSR) 0029d
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10441.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10441.020:guǐ
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YABURERU DAI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,04,78
kJis1 (kJis1) 2360
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0228.100
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3B96
kMandarin (kMandarin) guǐ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3623
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1372a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05050
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 959
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17431+32.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 242.08 346.43
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0994
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 302:165
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0420.030:guǐ
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) 垝
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) 垝
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)