U+6771 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 east, eastern, eastward. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is d.

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+6771 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

East is a noun, adjective, or adverb indicating direction or geography. East is one of the four cardinal directions or compass points. It is the opposite of west and is perpendicular to north and south.


System Representation
UTF-8 E6 9D B1
UTF-16 67 71
UTF-32 00 00 67 71
URL-Quoted %E6%9D%B1
HTML-Escape 東
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 東
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D4 D4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C5 EC
Pīnyīn d
IRG_GSource G1-362B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-456C
IRG_KPSource KP0-D6D
IRG_KSource K0-5454
IRG_TSource T1-4E29
IRG_VSource V1-594
BigFive AA46
CCCII 214426
CNS1986 1-4E29
CNS1992 1-4E29
EACC 214426
GB1 2211
Jis0 3776
KSC0 5252
TaiwanTelegraph 2639
Xerox 241:276


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6771
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) 東
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 東
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 東
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 東
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 東
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 東
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 東
Case Folding (cf) 東
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 東
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) 東
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-362B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-456C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D6D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5454
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4E29
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-594
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0899.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 14499
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21165.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0513.120
kBigFive (kBigFive) AA46
kCangjie (kCangjie) DW
kCantonese (kCantonese) dung1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214426
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 675.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4E29
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4E29
kCowles (kCowles) 4272
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0899.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) east, eastern, eastward
kEACC (kEACC) 214426
kFenn (kFenn) 504A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 578.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5090.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 2211
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 1175a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21165.040
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) dōng(1601)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21165.040:dōng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1867
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HIGASHI AZUMA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3776
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0513.120
kKorean (kKorean) TONG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D6D3
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5252
kLau (kLau) 630
kMandarin (kMandarin) dōng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6605
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3595
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 14499
kNelson (kNelson) 0213
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1403
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3174+75.4.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 75.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 75.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 022.01
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 东
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 东
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2639
kTang (kTang) *dung
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hốc đông
kXerox (kXerox) 241:276
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0257.021:dōng
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) 東
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) 東
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)