U+78A8 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is wèi.

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+78A8 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 A2 A8
UTF-16 78 A8
UTF-32 00 00 78 A8
URL-Quoted %E7%A2%A8
HTML-Escape 碨
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 碨
Pīnyīn wèi
IRG_GSource G3-5843
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-4F78
IRG_KPSource KP1-606
IRG_KSource K1-686C
IRG_TSource T2-4C37
BigFive E2EF
CCCII 226544
CNS1986 2-4C37
CNS1992 2-4C37
EACC 226544
GB3 5635
Jis1 4788
KPS1 606B
KSC1 7276


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-78A8
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) 碨
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 碨
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 碨
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 碨
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 碨
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 碨
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 碨
Case Folding (cf) 碨
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 碨
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) 碨
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) G3-5843
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-4F78
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-606
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-686C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4C37
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1250.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24336
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42443.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0833.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) E2EF
kCangjie (kCangjie) MRWMV
kCantonese (kCantonese) wai3 wui1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 226544
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 970.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4C37
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4C37
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1250.010
kEACC (kEACC) 226544
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1663.2
kGB3 (kGB3) 5635
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42443.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42443.050:wěi,wèi
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) WAI E I
kJis1 (kJis1) 4788
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0833.110
kKorean (kKorean) OY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 606B
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7276
kMandarin (kMandarin) wèi
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24336
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+22084+112.5.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 112.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 112.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 095.30 272.01
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1200.030:wèi
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) 碨
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) 碨
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)