U+5E03 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 cotton cloth, textiles, linen. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is b.

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+5E03 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 B8 83
UTF-16 5E 03
UTF-32 00 00 5E 03
URL-Quoted %E5%B8%83
HTML-Escape 布
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 布
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F8 D6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C9 DB
Pīnyīn b
IRG_GSource G0-323C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-495B
IRG_KPSource KP0-F1C
IRG_KSource K0-7856
IRG_TSource T1-464C
IRG_VSource V1-536
BigFive A5AC
CCCII 213C45
CNS1986 1-464C
CNS1992 1-464C
EACC 273138
GB0 1828
GB1 1828
Jis0 4159
KSC0 8854
MainlandTelegraph 1580
TaiwanTelegraph 1580
Xerox 242:304


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5E03
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) 布
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 布
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 布
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 布
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 布
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 布
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 布
Case Folding (cf) 布
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 布
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) 布
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) G0-323C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-495B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F1C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7856
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-464C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-536
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0633.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 08778
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10728.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0328.060
kBigFive (kBigFive) A5AC
kCangjie (kCangjie) KLB
kCantonese (kCantonese) bou3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213C45
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 471.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-464C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-464C
kCowles (kCowles) 3336
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0633.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) cotton cloth, textiles, linen
kEACC (kEACC) 273138
kFenn (kFenn) 171B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 424.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4022.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 1828
kGB1 (kGB1) 1828
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0102j
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10728.050
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) bù(744)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10728.050:bù
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1148
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NUNO SHIKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) FU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4159
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0328.060
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 42
kKorean (kKorean) PHO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F1C0
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8854
kLau (kLau) 121
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1580
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5364
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2412
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 08778
kNelson (kNelson) 1468
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 393 1069
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3533+50.3.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 50.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 50.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 369.36
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1580
kTang (kTang) *bò
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) bố
kXerox (kXerox) 242:304
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0095.030:bù
z Variant (kZVariant) 佈
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) 布
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) 布
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)