U+5F8B 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 statute, principle, regulation. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is l.

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+5F8B 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 BE 8B
UTF-16 5F 8B
UTF-32 00 00 5F 8B
URL-Quoted %E5%BE%8B
HTML-Escape 律
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 律
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D7 C8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CE A7
Pīnyīn l
IRG_GSource G0-4249
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4E27
IRG_KPSource KP0-D9B
IRG_KSource K0-5748
IRG_TSource T1-5123
IRG_VSource V1-546
BigFive ABDF
CCCII 213D62
CNS1986 1-5123
CNS1992 1-5123
EACC 213D62
GB0 3441
GB1 3441
Jis0 4607
KSC0 5540
MainlandTelegraph 1774
TaiwanTelegraph 1774
Xerox 245:162

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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) 律
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 律
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 律
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 律
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 律
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 律
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 律
Case Folding (cf) 律
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 律
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) 律
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) G0-4249
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4E27
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D9B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5748
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5123
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-546
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0687.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 10097
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20821.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0366.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) ABDF
kCangjie (kCangjie) HOLQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) leot6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213D62
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 510.504
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5123
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5123
kCowles (kCowles) 2546
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0687.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) statute, principle, regulation
kEACC (kEACC) 213D62
kFenn (kFenn) 669C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 324.11
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2520.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 3441
kGB1 (kGB1) 3441
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0502c
kHangul (kHangul) 률 율
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20821.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) lǜ(439)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20821.010:lǜ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1270
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NORI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RITSU RICHI
kJis0 (kJis0) 4607
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0366.170
kKorean (kKorean) LYUL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D9BF
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5540
kLau (kLau) 2030
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1774
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4297
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1721
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 10097
kNelson (kNelson) 1608
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 860
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3951+60.3.6 C+3951+129.6.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 60.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 60.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 474.19
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1774
kTang (kTang) luit
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) luật
kXerox (kXerox) 245:162
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0742.080:lǜ
z Variant (kZVariant) 律
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) 律
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) 律
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)