U+5BF8 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 inch; small, tiny; KangXi radical 41. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is c.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+5BF8 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:

Radical 41 meaning "thumb" or "inch" is 1 of 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 40 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 AF B8
UTF-16 5B F8
UTF-32 00 00 5B F8
URL-Quoted %E5%AF%B8
HTML-Escape 寸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 寸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F5 BB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C0 A3
Pīnyīn c
IRG_GSource G0-3467
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4023
IRG_KSource K0-753B
IRG_TSource T1-4450
IRG_VSource V1-527
BigFive A46F
CNS1986 1-4450
CNS1992 1-4450
GB0 2071
GB1 2071
Jis0 3203
KSC0 8527
MainlandTelegraph 1407
TaiwanTelegraph 1407
Xerox 247:114

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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) 寸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 寸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 寸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 寸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 寸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 寸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 寸
Case Folding (cf) 寸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 寸
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) 寸
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) G0-3467
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4023
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EEA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-753B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4450
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-527
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0581.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07411
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10503.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0293.320
kBigFive (kBigFive) A46F
kCangjie (kCangjie) DI
kCantonese (kCantonese) cyun3
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 432.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4450
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4450
kCowles (kCowles) 4814
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0581.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) inch; small, tiny; KangXi radical 41
kEACC (kEACC) 213B3A
kFenn (kFenn) 18B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 563.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4030.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2071
kGB1 (kGB1) 2071
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0431a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10503.080
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) cùn(63) cun(29)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10503.080:cùn,cǔn
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⼨[U+2F28]:10503.080
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1044
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HAKARU TOKI KI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SUN SON
kJis0 (kJis0) 3203
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0293.320
kKorean (kKorean) CHON
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EEA4
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8527
kLau (kLau) 389
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1407
kMandarin (kMandarin) cùn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6892
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3465
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07411
kNelson (kNelson) 1348
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 277
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2631+41.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 41.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 41.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 399.50
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 吋
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1407
kTang (kTang) *tsuə̀n
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thốn
kXerox (kXerox) 247:114
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0185.020:cùn
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) 寸
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) 寸
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)