U+78AD 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 brilliantly colored stone with veined patterns in it. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is dàng.

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+78AD 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 AD
UTF-16 78 AD
UTF-32 00 00 78 AD
URL-Quoted %E7%A2%AD
HTML-Escape 碭
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 碭
Pīnyīn dàng
IRG_GSource G1-6D38
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J3-792A
IRG_KPSource KP1-605
IRG_KSource K1-7150
IRG_TSource T2-4C36
BigFive E2EE
CCCII 226540
CNS1986 2-4C36
CNS1992 2-4C36
EACC 226540
GB1 7724
JIS0213 1,89,10
Jis1 4790
KPS1 6053
KSC1 8148
TaiwanTelegraph 4307
Xerox 266:367


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) 碭
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 碭
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 碭
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 碭
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 碭
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 碭
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 碭
Case Folding (cf) 碭
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 碭
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) 碭
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) G1-6D38
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-792A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-605
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-7150
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4C36
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1250.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24342
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42443.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0833.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) E2EE
kCangjie (kCangjie) MRAMH
kCantonese (kCantonese) dong6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 226540
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 970.502
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4C36
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4C36
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1250.070
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) brilliantly colored stone with veined patterns in it
kEACC (kEACC) 226540
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1662.7
kGB1 (kGB1) 7724
kGSR (kGSR) 0720f'
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42443.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42443.020:dàng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ISHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TOU DOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,89,10
kJis1 (kJis1) 4790
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0833.170
kKorean (kKorean) THANG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6053
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8148
kMandarin (kMandarin) dàng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6099
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24342
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1529
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17010+112.5.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 112.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 112.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 178.32 427.11
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 砀
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4307
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 266:367
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0217.021:dàng
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) 碭
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) 碭
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)