U+78C9 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 the stone base or plinth of a pillar. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is sǎng.

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+78C9 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 A3 89
UTF-16 78 C9
UTF-32 00 00 78 C9
URL-Quoted %E7%A3%89
HTML-Escape 磉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 磉
Pīnyīn sǎng
IRG_GSource G0-6D5F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-5026
IRG_KPSource KP1-607
IRG_KSource K2-4D38
IRG_TSource T2-5252
IRG_VSource V2-7E7
BigFive E6CA
CCCII 226556
CNS1986 2-5252
CNS1992 2-5252
EACC 226556
GB0 7763
GB1 7763
Jis1 4806
KPS1 607D
MainlandTelegraph 4327
TaiwanTelegraph 4327
Xerox 312:335


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-78C9
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) 磉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 磉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 磉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 磉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 磉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 磉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 磉
Case Folding (cf) 磉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 磉
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) 磉
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) G0-6D5F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-5026
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-607
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-4D38
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5252
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-7E7
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1251.220
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24393
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42450.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0834.250
kBigFive (kBigFive) E6CA
kCangjie (kCangjie) MREED
kCantonese (kCantonese) song2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 226556
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 973.206
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5252
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5252
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1251.220
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) the stone base or plinth of a pillar
kEACC (kEACC) 226556
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1769.4
kGB0 (kGB0) 7763
kGB1 (kGB1) 7763
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42450.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42450.070:sǎng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ISHIZUE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU
kJis1 (kJis1) 4806
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0834.250
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 607D
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4327
kMandarin (kMandarin) sǎng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5427
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2851a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24393
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1232
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19609+112.5.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 112.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 112.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 313.42
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4327
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 312:335
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0987.030:sǎng
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) 磉
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) 磉
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)