U+5978 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 crafty, villainous, false. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ji.

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+5978 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 A5 B8
UTF-16 59 78
UTF-32 00 00 59 78
URL-Quoted %E5%A5%B8
HTML-Escape 奸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 奸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CA CC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D5 A1
Pīnyīn ji
IRG_GSource G0-3C69
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5521
IRG_KSource K0-4A4C
IRG_TSource T1-476D
IRG_VSource V1-515
BigFive A66C
CCCII 213947
CNS1986 1-476D
CNS1992 1-476D
EACC 213947
GB0 2873
GB1 2873
Jis0 5301
KSC0 4244
MainlandTelegraph 1169
TaiwanTelegraph 1169
Xerox 256:165


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5978
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) 奸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 奸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 奸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 奸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 奸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 奸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 奸
Case Folding (cf) 奸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 奸
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) 奸
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) G0-3C69
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5521
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CDC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4A4C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-476D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-515
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0518.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06045
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21025.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0255.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) A66C
kCangjie (kCangjie) VMJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) gaan1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213947
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 378.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-476D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-476D
kCowles (kCowles) 1467
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0518.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) crafty, villainous, false
kEACC (kEACC) 213947
kFenn (kFenn) 32F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 59.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4144.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2873
kGB1 (kGB1) 2873
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0139c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21025.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jiān(20)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21025.010:gān,jiān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0869
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OKASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5301
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0255.040
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 296
kKorean (kKorean) KAN
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4244
kLau (kLau) 808
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1169
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 818
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 968
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06045
kNelson (kNelson) 1190
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 653
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4560+38.3.3 C+4560+51.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 122.42
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1169
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 姦
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) gian
kXerox (kXerox) 256:165
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0549.040:jiān
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) 奸
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) 奸
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)