U+57CE 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 castle; city, town; municipality. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ch.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+57CE 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 9F 8E
UTF-16 57 CE
UTF-32 00 00 57 CE
URL-Quoted %E5%9F%8E
HTML-Escape 城
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 城
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E0 F2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BE EB
Pīnyīn ch
IRG_GSource G0-3347
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3E6B
IRG_KPSource KP0-E2E
IRG_KSource K0-6072
IRG_TSource T1-5052
IRG_VSource V1-506
BigFive ABB0
CCCII 213837
CNS1986 1-5052
CNS1992 1-5052
EACC 213837
GB0 1939
GB1 1939
Jis0 3075
KSC0 6482
MainlandTelegraph 1004
TaiwanTelegraph 1004
Xerox 243:252

Related Characters



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) 城
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 城
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 城
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 城
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 城
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 城
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 城
Case Folding (cf) 城
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 城
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) 城
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) G0-3347
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3E6B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E2E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6072
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5052
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-506
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0465.220
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05086'
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10438.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0229.320
kBigFive (kBigFive) ABB0
kCangjie (kCangjie) GIHS
kCantonese (kCantonese) seng4 sing4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213837
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 320.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5052
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5052
kCowles (kCowles) 3883
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0465.220
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) castle; city, town; municipality
kEACC (kEACC) 213837
kFenn (kFenn) 347A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 29.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4315.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 1939
kGB1 (kGB1) 1939
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0818e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10438.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) chéng(592)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10438.070:chéng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0764
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIRO KIZUKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3075
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0229.320
kKorean (kKorean) SENG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E2E8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6482
kLau (kLau) 2726 2829
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1004
kMandarin (kMandarin) chéng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 380
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2668
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05086'
kNelson (kNelson) 1078 1079
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1212
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2515+32.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 191.29
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1004
kTang (kTang) *zhiɛng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thành
kXerox (kXerox) 243:252
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0137.030:chéng
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) 城
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) 城
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)