U+582F 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 a legendary ancient emperor-sage. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yáo.

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+582F behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Emperor Yao (simplified Chinese: 尧; traditional Chinese: 堯; pinyin: Yáo; traditionally c. 2356 – 2255 BC) was a legendary Chinese ruler, according to various sources, one of the Three Sovereigns and the Five Emperors.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 A0 AF
UTF-16 58 2F
UTF-32 00 00 58 2F
URL-Quoted %E5%A0%AF
HTML-Escape 堯
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake å ¯
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E8 EB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F4 A1
Pīnyīn yáo
IRG_GSource G1-5222
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-7421
IRG_KPSource KP0-F9F
IRG_KSource K0-686B
IRG_TSource T1-5E59
IRG_VSource V1-507
BigFive B3F3
CCCII 213845
CNS1986 1-5E59
CNS1992 1-5E59
EACC 213845
GB1 5002
Jis0 8401
KSC0 7275
TaiwanTelegraph 1031
Xerox 254:324


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-582F
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) 堯
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 堯
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 堯
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 堯
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 堯
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 堯
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 堯
Case Folding (cf) 堯
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 堯
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) 堯
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5222
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-7421
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F9F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-686B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E59
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-507
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0471.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05272
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10459.140
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0234.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3F3
kCangjie (kCangjie) GGGU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213845
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 324.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E59
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E59
kCowles (kCowles) 1397
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0471.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) a legendary ancient emperor-sage
kEACC (kEACC) 213845
kFenn (kFenn) 391F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 617.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4021.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 5002
kGSR (kGSR) 1164a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10459.140
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10459.140:yáo
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0778
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAKAI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GYOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 8401
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0234.010
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 222
kKorean (kKorean) YO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F9FE
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7275
kMandarin (kMandarin) yáo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7295
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 920e
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05272
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1598
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7474+32.3.9 C+7474+43.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 146.25
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 尧
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1031
kTang (kTang) *ngəu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) nghiêu
kXerox (kXerox) 254:324
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1340.081:yáo
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) 堯
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) 堯
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)