U+5EE8 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 government office, public office. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xiè.

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+5EE8 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 BB A8
UTF-16 5E E8
UTF-32 00 00 5E E8
URL-Quoted %E5%BB%A8
HTML-Escape 廨
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 廨
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D7 A8
Pīnyīn xiè
IRG_GSource G0-625D
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5728
IRG_KPSource KP1-417
IRG_KSource K1-7333
IRG_TSource T2-567C
BigFive E972
CCCII 222871
CNS1986 2-567C
CNS1992 2-567C
EACC 222871
GB0 6661
GB1 6661
Jis0 5508
KPS1 4170
KSC1 8319
MainlandTelegraph 1685
TaiwanTelegraph 1685
Xerox 270:352


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) 廨
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 廨
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 廨
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 廨
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 廨
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 廨
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 廨
Case Folding (cf) 廨
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 廨
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) 廨
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) CT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-625D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5728
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-417
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-7333
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-567C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0664.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 09510
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20905.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0351.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) E972
kCangjie (kCangjie) INBQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) gaai3 haai6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 222871
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 495.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-567C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-567C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0664.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) government office, public office
kEACC (kEACC) 222871
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0025.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 6661
kGB1 (kGB1) 6661
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20905.130
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20905.130:xiè
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YAKUSHO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAI KE
kJis0 (kJis0) 5508
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0351.170
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 366
kKorean (kKorean) HAY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 4170
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8319
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1685
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiè
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 953d
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 09510
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 538
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4755+53.3.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 53.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 53.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 383.35
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1685
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 270:352
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1278.020:xiè
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) 廨
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) 廨
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)