U+5BEC 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 broad, wide; spacious, vast. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ku.

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+5BEC 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-16 5B EC
UTF-32 00 00 5B EC
URL-Quoted %E5%AF%AC
HTML-Escape 寬
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 寬
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CE B0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F9 EE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) 114 AC
Pīnyīn ku
IRG_GSource G1-3F6D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-4F5A
IRG_KPSource KP0-D3F
IRG_KSource K0-4E30
IRG_TSource T1-6C4F
IRG_VSource V1-527
BigFive BC65
CCCII 213B35
CNS1986 1-6C4F
CNS1992 1-6C4F
EACC 213B35
GB1 3177
JIS0213 1,47,58
KSC0 4616
TaiwanTelegraph 1401
Xerox 251:042


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) 寬
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 寬
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 寬
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 寬
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 寬
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 寬
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 寬
Case Folding (cf) 寬
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 寬
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) 寬
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
kIBMJapan (kIBMJapan) FAAA
kIICore (kIICore) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-3F6D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-4F5A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D3F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4E30
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6C4F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-527
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0578.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07322
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20947.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0292.060
kBigFive (kBigFive) BC65
kCangjie (kCangjie) JTBI
kCantonese (kCantonese) fun1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213B35
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 430.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6C4F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6C4F
kCowles (kCowles) 857
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0578.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) broad, wide; spacious, vast
kEACC (kEACC) 213B35
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3021.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 3177
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0165b
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20947.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) kuān(185)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20947.010:kuān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1039
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HIROI YURUYAKA KUTSUROGU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAN
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,47,58
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0292.060
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 101
kKorean (kKorean) KWAN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D3F5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4616
kLau (kLau) 752
kMandarin (kMandarin) kuān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3578
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 581
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07322
kNelson (kNelson) 1328
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 395
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+20302+40.3.11 C+20302+147.7.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 40.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 40.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 126.19
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 宽
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1401
kTang (kTang) kuɑn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) khoan
kXerox (kXerox) 251:042
z Variant (kZVariant) 寛
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) 寬
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) 寬
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)