U+5E0C 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 rare; hope, expect, strive for. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is x.

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+5E0C 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 8C
UTF-16 5E 0C
UTF-32 00 00 5E 0C
URL-Quoted %E5%B8%8C
HTML-Escape 希
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 希
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FD F1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B4 F5
Pīnyīn x
IRG_GSource G0-4F23
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3475
IRG_KPSource KP0-F6A
IRG_KSource K0-7D71
IRG_TSource T1-4A28
IRG_VSource V1-536
BigFive A7C6
CCCII 213C47
CNS1986 1-4A28
CNS1992 1-4A28
EACC 274F36
GB0 4703
GB1 4703
Jis0 2085
KSC0 9381
MainlandTelegraph 1585
TaiwanTelegraph 1585
Xerox 243:123


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) 希
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 希
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 希
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 希
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 希
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 希
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 希
Case Folding (cf) 希
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 希
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) 希
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) G0-4F23
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3475
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F6A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7D71
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4A28
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-536
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0634.290
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 08813
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10731.190
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0329.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) A7C6
kCangjie (kCangjie) KKLB
kCantonese (kCantonese) hei1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213C47
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 473.203
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4A28
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4A28
kCowles (kCowles) 1020
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0634.290
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) rare; hope, expect, strive for
kEACC (kEACC) 274F36
kFenn (kFenn) 172C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 159.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4022.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4703
kGB1 (kGB1) 4703
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0549a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10731.190
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) xī(321)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10731.190:xī
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1150
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MARE KOINEGAU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2085
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0329.180
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 127
kKorean (kKorean) HUY
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F6A5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9381
kLau (kLau) 1150
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1585
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2416
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 689
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 08813
kNelson (kNelson) 1470
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 451 958
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1585+50.3.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 50.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 50.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 065.38
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1585
kTang (kTang) xiəi
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hơi
kXerox (kXerox) 243:123
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1230.050:xī
z Variant (kZVariant) 稀
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) 希
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) 希
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)