Code Point Blocks

This section provides a list of major releases of the Unicode standard and their publishing dates.

Unicode code points are organized into blocks. Here is a list of code point blocks defined in Unicode 5.1.0:

   Start          End
    Code         Code
   Point        Point   Block Name

  U+0000 ...   U+007F   Basic Latin
  U+0080 ...   U+00FF   Latin-1 Supplement
  U+0100 ...   U+017F   Latin Extended-A
  U+0180 ...   U+024F   Latin Extended-B
  U+0250 ...   U+02AF   IPA Extensions
  U+02B0 ...   U+02FF   Spacing Modifier Letters
  U+0300 ...   U+036F   Combining Diacritical Marks
  U+0370 ...   U+03FF   Greek and Coptic
  U+0400 ...   U+04FF   Cyrillic
  U+0500 ...   U+052F   Cyrillic Supplement
  U+0530 ...   U+058F   Armenian
  U+0590 ...   U+05FF   Hebrew
  U+0600 ...   U+06FF   Arabic
  U+0700 ...   U+074F   Syriac
  U+0750 ...   U+077F   Arabic Supplement
  U+0780 ...   U+07BF   Thaana
  U+07C0 ...   U+07FF   NKo
  U+0900 ...   U+097F   Devanagari
  U+0980 ...   U+09FF   Bengali
  U+0A00 ...   U+0A7F   Gurmukhi
  U+0A80 ...   U+0AFF   Gujarati
  U+0B00 ...   U+0B7F   Oriya
  U+0B80 ...   U+0BFF   Tamil
  U+0C00 ...   U+0C7F   Telugu
  U+0C80 ...   U+0CFF   Kannada
  U+0D00 ...   U+0D7F   Malayalam
  U+0D80 ...   U+0DFF   Sinhala
  U+0E00 ...   U+0E7F   Thai
  U+0E80 ...   U+0EFF   Lao
  U+0F00 ...   U+0FFF   Tibetan
  U+1000 ...   U+109F   Myanmar
  U+10A0 ...   U+10FF   Georgian
  U+1100 ...   U+11FF   Hangul Jamo
  U+1200 ...   U+137F   Ethiopic
  U+1380 ...   U+139F   Ethiopic Supplement
  U+13A0 ...   U+13FF   Cherokee
  U+1400 ...   U+167F   Unified Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics
  U+1680 ...   U+169F   Ogham
  U+16A0 ...   U+16FF   Runic
  U+1700 ...   U+171F   Tagalog
  U+1720 ...   U+173F   Hanunoo
  U+1740 ...   U+175F   Buhid
  U+1760 ...   U+177F   Tagbanwa
  U+1780 ...   U+17FF   Khmer
  U+1800 ...   U+18AF   Mongolian
  U+1900 ...   U+194F   Limbu
  U+1950 ...   U+197F   Tai Le
  U+1980 ...   U+19DF   New Tai Lue
  U+19E0 ...   U+19FF   Khmer Symbols
  U+1A00 ...   U+1A1F   Buginese
  U+1B00 ...   U+1B7F   Balinese
  U+1B80 ...   U+1BBF   Sundanese
  U+1C00 ...   U+1C4F   Lepcha
  U+1C50 ...   U+1C7F   Ol Chiki
  U+1D00 ...   U+1D7F   Phonetic Extensions
  U+1D80 ...   U+1DBF   Phonetic Extensions Supplement
  U+1DC0 ...   U+1DFF   Combining Diacritical Marks Supplement
  U+1E00 ...   U+1EFF   Latin Extended Additional
  U+1F00 ...   U+1FFF   Greek Extended
  U+2000 ...   U+206F   General Punctuation
  U+2070 ...   U+209F   Superscripts and Subscripts
  U+20A0 ...   U+20CF   Currency Symbols
  U+20D0 ...   U+20FF   Combining Diacritical Marks for Symbols
  U+2100 ...   U+214F   Letterlike Symbols
  U+2150 ...   U+218F   Number Forms
  U+2190 ...   U+21FF   Arrows
  U+2200 ...   U+22FF   Mathematical Operators
  U+2300 ...   U+23FF   Miscellaneous Technical
  U+2400 ...   U+243F   Control Pictures
  U+2440 ...   U+245F   Optical Character Recognition
  U+2460 ...   U+24FF   Enclosed Alphanumerics
  U+2500 ...   U+257F   Box Drawing
  U+2580 ...   U+259F   Block Elements
  U+25A0 ...   U+25FF   Geometric Shapes
  U+2600 ...   U+26FF   Miscellaneous Symbols
  U+2700 ...   U+27BF   Dingbats
  U+27C0 ...   U+27EF   Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-A
  U+27F0 ...   U+27FF   Supplemental Arrows-A
  U+2800 ...   U+28FF   Braille Patterns
  U+2900 ...   U+297F   Supplemental Arrows-B
  U+2980 ...   U+29FF   Miscellaneous Mathematical Symbols-B
  U+2A00 ...   U+2AFF   Supplemental Mathematical Operators
  U+2B00 ...   U+2BFF   Miscellaneous Symbols and Arrows
  U+2C00 ...   U+2C5F   Glagolitic
  U+2C60 ...   U+2C7F   Latin Extended-C
  U+2C80 ...   U+2CFF   Coptic
  U+2D00 ...   U+2D2F   Georgian Supplement
  U+2D30 ...   U+2D7F   Tifinagh
  U+2D80 ...   U+2DDF   Ethiopic Extended
  U+2DE0 ...   U+2DFF   Cyrillic Extended-A
  U+2E00 ...   U+2E7F   Supplemental Punctuation
  U+2E80 ...   U+2EFF   CJK Radicals Supplement
  U+2F00 ...   U+2FDF   Kangxi Radicals
  U+2FF0 ...   U+2FFF   Ideographic Description Characters
  U+3000 ...   U+303F   CJK Symbols and Punctuation
  U+3040 ...   U+309F   Hiragana
  U+30A0 ...   U+30FF   Katakana
  U+3100 ...   U+312F   Bopomofo
  U+3130 ...   U+318F   Hangul Compatibility Jamo
  U+3190 ...   U+319F   Kanbun
  U+31A0 ...   U+31BF   Bopomofo Extended
  U+31C0 ...   U+31EF   CJK Strokes
  U+31F0 ...   U+31FF   Katakana Phonetic Extensions
  U+3200 ...   U+32FF   Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
  U+3300 ...   U+33FF   CJK Compatibility
  U+3400 ...   U+4DBF   CJK Unified Ideographs Extension A
  U+4DC0 ...   U+4DFF   Yijing Hexagram Symbols
  U+4E00 ...   U+9FFF   CJK Unified Ideographs
  U+A000 ...   U+A48F   Yi Syllables
  U+A490 ...   U+A4CF   Yi Radicals
  U+A500 ...   U+A63F   Vai
  U+A640 ...   U+A69F   Cyrillic Extended-B
  U+A700 ...   U+A71F   Modifier Tone Letters
  U+A720 ...   U+A7FF   Latin Extended-D
  U+A800 ...   U+A82F   Syloti Nagri
  U+A840 ...   U+A87F   Phags-pa
  U+A880 ...   U+A8DF   Saurashtra
  U+A900 ...   U+A92F   Kayah Li
  U+A930 ...   U+A95F   Rejang
  U+AA00 ...   U+AA5F   Cham
  U+AC00 ...   U+D7AF   Hangul Syllables
  U+D800 ...   U+DB7F   High Surrogates
  U+DB80 ...   U+DBFF   High Private Use Surrogates
  U+DC00 ...   U+DFFF   Low Surrogates
  U+E000 ...   U+F8FF   Private Use Area
  U+F900 ...   U+FAFF   CJK Compatibility Ideographs
  U+FB00 ...   U+FB4F   Alphabetic Presentation Forms
  U+FB50 ...   U+FDFF   Arabic Presentation Forms-A
  U+FE00 ...   U+FE0F   Variation Selectors
  U+FE10 ...   U+FE1F   Vertical Forms
  U+FE20 ...   U+FE2F   Combining Half Marks
  U+FE30 ...   U+FE4F   CJK Compatibility Forms
  U+FE50 ...   U+FE6F   Small Form Variants
  U+FE70 ...   U+FEFF   Arabic Presentation Forms-B
  U+FF00 ...   U+FFEF   Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
  U+FFF0 ...   U+FFFF   Specials
 U+10000 ...  U+1007F   Linear B Syllabary
 U+10080 ...  U+100FF   Linear B Ideograms
 U+10100 ...  U+1013F   Aegean Numbers
 U+10140 ...  U+1018F   Ancient Greek Numbers
 U+10190 ...  U+101CF   Ancient Symbols
 U+101D0 ...  U+101FF   Phaistos Disc
 U+10280 ...  U+1029F   Lycian
 U+102A0 ...  U+102DF   Carian
 U+10300 ...  U+1032F   Old Italic
 U+10330 ...  U+1034F   Gothic
 U+10380 ...  U+1039F   Ugaritic
 U+103A0 ...  U+103DF   Old Persian
 U+10400 ...  U+1044F   Deseret
 U+10450 ...  U+1047F   Shavian
 U+10480 ...  U+104AF   Osmanya
 U+10800 ...  U+1083F   Cypriot Syllabary
 U+10900 ...  U+1091F   Phoenician
 U+10920 ...  U+1093F   Lydian
 U+10A00 ...  U+10A5F   Kharoshthi
 U+12000 ...  U+123FF   Cuneiform
 U+12400 ...  U+1247F   Cuneiform Numbers and Punctuation
 U+1D000 ...  U+1D0FF   Byzantine Musical Symbols
 U+1D100 ...  U+1D1FF   Musical Symbols
 U+1D200 ...  U+1D24F   Ancient Greek Musical Notation
 U+1D300 ...  U+1D35F   Tai Xuan Jing Symbols
 U+1D360 ...  U+1D37F   Counting Rod Numerals
 U+1D400 ...  U+1D7FF   Mathematical Alphanumeric Symbols
 U+1F000 ...  U+1F02F   Mahjong Tiles
 U+1F030 ...  U+1F09F   Domino Tiles
 U+20000 ...  U+2A6DF   CJK Unified Ideographs Extension B
 U+2F800 ...  U+2FA1F   CJK Compatibility Ideographs Supplement
 U+E0000 ...  U+E007F   Tags
 U+E0100 ...  U+E01EF   Variation Selectors Supplement
 U+F0000 ...  U+FFFFF   Supplementary Private Use Area-A
U+100000 ... U+10FFFF   Supplementary Private Use Area-B

Last update: 2009.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Character Sets and Encodings

 ASCII Character Set and Encoding

 GB2312 Character Set and Encoding

 GB18030 Character Set and Encoding

 JIS X0208 Character Set and Encodings

Unicode Character Set

 What Is Unicode?

 Examples of Unicode Characters

 Unique Features of Unicode

 Unicode Standard Releases

Code Point Blocks

 Unicode 8.0 Character Samples

 Unicode 7.0 Character Samples

 Unicode 6.0 Character Samples

 Unicode 5.0 Character Samples

 Unicode 4.0 Character Samples

 UTF-8 (Unicode Transformation Format - 8-Bit)

 UTF-16, UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE Encodings

 UTF-32, UTF-32BE and UTF-32LE Encodings

 Java Language and Unicode Characters

 Character Encoding in Java

 Character Set Encoding Maps

 Encoding Conversion Programs for Encoded Text Files

 Using Notepad as a Unicode Text Editor

 Using Microsoft Word as a Unicode Text Editor

 Using Microsoft Excel as a Unicode Text Editor

 Unicode Fonts

 Unicode Code Point Blocks - Code Charts

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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