U+790E 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 foundation stone, plinth. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ch.

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+790E 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 A4 8E
UTF-16 79 0E
UTF-32 00 00 79 0E
URL-Quoted %E7%A4%8E
HTML-Escape 礎
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 礎
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F5 A8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C1 C3
Pīnyīn ch
IRG_GSource G1-3421
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4143
IRG_KSource K0-7528
IRG_TSource T1-7670
IRG_VSource V1-607
BigFive C2A6
CCCII 214E59
CNS1986 1-7670
CNS1992 1-7670
EACC 214E59
GB1 2001
Jis0 3335
KSC0 8508
TaiwanTelegraph 4342
Xerox 254:342


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-790E
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) 礎
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 礎
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 礎
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 礎
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 礎
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 礎
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 礎
Case Folding (cf) 礎
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 礎
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) 礎
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) G1-3421
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4143
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EDE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7528
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7670
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-607
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1254.260
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 24522
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42458.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0837.290
kBigFive (kBigFive) C2A6
kCangjie (kCangjie) MRDDO
kCantonese (kCantonese) co2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214E59
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 974.508
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7670
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7670
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1254.260
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) foundation stone, plinth
kEACC (kEACC) 214E59
kFenn (kFenn) 492H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 98.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1468.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 2001
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42458.130
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) chǔ(400)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42458.130:chǔ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2850
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ISHIZUE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SO SHO
kJis0 (kJis0) 3335
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0837.290
kKorean (kKorean) CHO
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8508
kMandarin (kMandarin) chǔ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1395
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 327b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 24522
kNelson (kNelson) 3222
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 235
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2757+112.5.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 112.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 112.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 258.31
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 础
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 4342
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) sờ
kXerox (kXerox) 254:342
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0160.081:chǔ
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) 礎
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) 礎
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)