U+5E21 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 shelter, screen, awning. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is píng.

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+5E21 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 A1
UTF-16 5E 21
UTF-32 00 00 5E 21
URL-Quoted %E5%B8%A1
HTML-Escape 帡
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 帡
Pīnyīn píng
IRG_GSource G3-3771
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-406
IRG_TSource T2-2A31
BigFive CEB0
CCCII 22267B
CNS1986 2-2A31
CNS1992 2-2A31
EACC 22267B
GB3 2381
GB8 9075
KPS1 406C
MainlandTelegraph 1594
TaiwanTelegraph 1594
Xerox 277:300

Related Characters


  • 帲


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5E21
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) 帡
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 帡
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 帡
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 帡
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 帡
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 帡
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 帡
Case Folding (cf) 帡
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 帡
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) 帡
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-3771
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-406
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2A31
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0636.190
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 08879
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10738.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0331.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) CEB0
kCangjie (kCangjie) LBTT
kCantonese (kCantonese) ping4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 22267B
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2A31
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2A31
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0636.190
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) shelter, screen, awning
kEACC (kEACC) 22267B
kFenn (kFenn) 35K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 396.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4824.1
kGB3 (kGB3) 2381
kGB8 (kGB8) 9075
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10738.050
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OOU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HEI HIYOU BYOU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0331.040
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 406C
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1594
kMandarin (kMandarin) píng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5299
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 08879
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1055
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 50.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 50.6
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1594
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 277:300
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0878.090:píng
z Variant (kZVariant) 帲
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) 帡
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) 帡
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)