U+5820 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 battlements, battlemented walls. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is hòu.

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+5820 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 A0 A0
UTF-16 58 20
UTF-32 00 00 58 20
URL-Quoted %E5%A0%A0
HTML-Escape 堠
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake å  
Pīnyīn hòu
IRG_GSource G0-5C29
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-2521
IRG_KPSource KP1-3BF
IRG_KSource K1-7463
IRG_TSource T1-5E61
BigFive B3FB
CCCII 21772B
CNS1986 1-5E61
CNS1992 1-5E61
EACC 21772B
GB0 6009
GB1 6009
JIS0213 2,05,01
Jis1 2406
KSC1 8467
MainlandTelegraph 1028
TaiwanTelegraph 1028
Xerox 302:242


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5820
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) 堠
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 堠
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 堠
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 堠
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 堠
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 堠
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 堠
Case Folding (cf) 堠
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 堠
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) 堠
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) G0-5C29
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2521
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3BF
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-7463
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E61
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0470.300
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05253
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10465.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0233.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3FB
kCangjie (kCangjie) GONK
kCantonese (kCantonese) hau6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21772B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 325.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E61
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E61
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0470.300
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) battlements, battlemented walls
kEACC (kEACC) 21772B
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4713.4
kGB0 (kGB0) 6009
kGB1 (kGB1) 6009
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10465.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10465.010:hòu
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MONOMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU KU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,05,01
kJis1 (kJis1) 2406
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0233.140
kKorean (kKorean) HWU
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3BF2
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8467
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1028
kMandarin (kMandarin) hòu
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2138
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 687c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05253
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 446
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14434+32.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 437.36
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1028
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 302:242
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0467.070:hòu
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) 堠
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) 堠
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)