U+5BE1 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 widowed; alone, friendless. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gu.

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+5BE1 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 AF A1
UTF-16 5B E1
UTF-32 00 00 5B E1
URL-Quoted %E5%AF%A1
HTML-Escape 寡
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 寡
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CD FB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B2 C9
Pīnyīn gu
IRG_GSource G0-3951
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3249
IRG_KPSource KP0-D3E
IRG_KSource K0-4D7B
IRG_TSource T1-6850
IRG_VSource V1-526
BigFive B9E8
CNS1986 1-6850
CNS1992 1-6850
GB0 2549
GB1 2549
Jis0 1841
KSC0 4591
MainlandTelegraph 1391
TaiwanTelegraph 1391
Xerox 257:101


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) 寡
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 寡
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 寡
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 寡
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 寡
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 寡
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 寡
Case Folding (cf) 寡
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 寡
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) 寡
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) G0-3951
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3249
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D3E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4D7B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6850
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-526
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0574.260
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07286
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20947.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0290.190
kBigFive (kBigFive) B9E8
kCangjie (kCangjie) JMCH
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwaa2
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 427.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6850
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6850
kCowles (kCowles) 2038
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0574.260
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) widowed; alone, friendless
kEACC (kEACC) 213B2B
kFenn (kFenn) 866D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 263.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3022.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2549
kGB1 (kGB1) 2549
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 6
kGSR (kGSR) 0042a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20947.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) guǎ(28)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20947.070:guǎ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1031
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YAMOME SUKUNAI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 1841
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0290.190
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 434
kKorean (kKorean) KWA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D3E2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4591
kLau (kLau) 1010
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1391
kMandarin (kMandarin) guǎ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3517
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1348
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07286
kNelson (kNelson) 1337
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 697
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1353+40.3.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 40.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 40.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 309.24
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 關
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1391
kTang (kTang) guǎ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) quả
kXerox (kXerox) 257:101
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0403.040:guǎ
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) 寡
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) 寡
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)