U+78EC 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 musical instrument; musical stone. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qìng.

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+78EC 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 AC
UTF-16 78 EC
UTF-32 00 00 78 EC
URL-Quoted %E7%A3%AC
HTML-Escape 磬
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 磬
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CC E4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E2 FE
Pīnyīn qìng
IRG_GSource G0-6D60
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-627E
IRG_KSource K0-4C64
IRG_TSource T1-7155
IRG_VSource V1-607
BigFive BF6B
CCCII 214E52
CNS1986 1-7155
CNS1992 1-7155
EACC 214E52
GB0 7764
GB1 7764
Jis0 6694
KSC0 4468
MainlandTelegraph 4334
TaiwanTelegraph 4334
Xerox 300:137


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) 磬
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 磬
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 磬
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 磬
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 磬
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 磬
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 磬
Case Folding (cf) 磬
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 磬
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) 磬
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6D60
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-627E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CFC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4C64
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7155
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-607
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1253.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24454
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42451.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0836.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) BF6B
kCangjie (kCangjie) GEMR
kCantonese (kCantonese) hing3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214E52
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 973.502
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7155
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7155
kCowles (kCowles) 1078
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1253.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) musical instrument; musical stone
kEACC (kEACC) 214E52
kFenn (kFenn) 404G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 83.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4760.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 7764
kGB1 (kGB1) 7764
kGSR (kGSR) 0832c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42451.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42451.020:qìng,qǐng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2844
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KEI
kJis0 (kJis0) 6694
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0836.020
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 397
kKorean (kKorean) KYENG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CFC8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4468
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 4334
kMandarin (kMandarin) qìng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1164
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 704a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24454
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 477
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5875+112.5.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 112.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 112.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 432.20
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4334
kTang (kTang) kèng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) khánh
kXerox (kXerox) 300:137
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0937.040:qìng
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) 磬
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) 磬
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)