U+5BB8 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 imperial; imperial palace. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chén.

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+5BB8 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 AE B8
UTF-16 5B B8
UTF-32 00 00 5B B8
URL-Quoted %E5%AE%B8
HTML-Escape 宸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 宸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 E4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D5 E2
Pīnyīn chén
IRG_GSource G0-6537
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5562
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5C
IRG_KSource K0-6364
IRG_TSource T1-552A
BigFive AE66
CCCII 213A78
CNS1986 1-552A
CNS1992 1-552A
EACC 213A78
GB0 6923
GB1 6923
Jis0 5366
KSC0 6768
MainlandTelegraph 1368
TaiwanTelegraph 1368
Xerox 266:263


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) 宸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 宸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 宸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 宸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 宸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 宸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 宸
Case Folding (cf) 宸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 宸
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) 宸
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) G0-6537
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5562
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6364
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-552A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0567.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07171
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20930.140
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0287.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) AE66
kCangjie (kCangjie) JMMV
kCantonese (kCantonese) san4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213A78
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 421.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-552A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-552A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0567.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) imperial; imperial palace
kEACC (kEACC) 213A78
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3023.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 6923
kGB1 (kGB1) 6923
kGSR (kGSR) 0455k
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20930.140
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20930.140:chén
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NOKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5366
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0287.020
kKorean (kKorean) SIN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5CB
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6768
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1368
kMandarin (kMandarin) chén
kMatthews (kMatthews) 337
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2634a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07171
kNelson (kNelson) 1305
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1129
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4625+40.3.7 C+4625+161.7.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 40.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 40.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 102.12
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1368
kTang (kTang) zhin
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kXerox (kXerox) 266:263
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0132.040:chén
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) 宸
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) 宸
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)