U+71C8 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 lantern, lamp. 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+71C8 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 E7 87 88
UTF-16 71 C8
UTF-32 00 00 71 C8
URL-Quoted %E7%87%88
HTML-Escape 燈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 燈
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D4 F3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C5 F5
Pīnyīn d
IRG_GSource G1-3546
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4575
IRG_KPSource KP0-D6F
IRG_KSource K0-5473
IRG_TSource T1-7139
IRG_VSource V1-5E3
BigFive BF4F
CCCII 214A24
CNS1986 1-7139
CNS1992 1-7139
EACC 214A24
GB1 2138
Jis0 3785
KSC0 5283
TaiwanTelegraph 3597
Xerox 244:150


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-71C8
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) 燈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 燈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 燈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 燈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 燈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 燈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 燈
Case Folding (cf) 燈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 燈
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) 燈
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) G1-3546
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4575
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D6F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5473
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7139
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-5E3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1094.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19402
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32238.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0682.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) BF4F
kCangjie (kCangjie) FNOT
kCantonese (kCantonese) dang1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214A24
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 857.608
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7139
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7139
kCowles (kCowles) 4094
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1094.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) lantern, lamp
kEACC (kEACC) 214A24
kFenn (kFenn) 733C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 507.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 9281.8
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB1 (kGB1) 2138
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0883j
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32238.110
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) dēng(483)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32238.110:dēng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2427
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TOMOSHIBI HI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3785
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0682.140
kKorean (kKorean) TUNG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D6F0
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5283
kLau (kLau) 493
kMandarin (kMandarin) dēng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6169
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3013
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19402
kNelson (kNelson) 2800
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1315
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3183+86.4.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 86.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 86.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 201.02
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 灯
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 灯
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3597
kTang (kTang) *dəng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) đăng
kXerox (kXerox) 244:150
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0225.061,0228.061:dēng
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) 燈
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) 燈
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)