Balinese (Unicode block)

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Range U+1B00..U+1B7F
(128 code points)
Plane BMP
Scripts Balinese
Major alphabets aksara Bali
Assigned 121 code points
Unused 7 reserved code points
Unicode version history
5.0 121 (+121)

Note: [1][2]

Balinese is a Unicode block containing characters of Balinese script for the Balinese language. Balinese language is mainly spoken on the island of Bali, Indonesia.


Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+1B3x ᬿ
1.^ As of Unicode version 9.0
2.^ Grey areas indicate non-assigned code points


The following Unicode-related documents record the purpose and process of defining specific characters in the Balinese block:

Version Final code points[a] Count L2 ID WG2 ID Document
5.0 U+1B00..1B4B, 1B50..1B7C 121 L2/03-118 Sudewa, Ida Bagus Adi (2003-03-12), Contemporary Use of The Balinese Script 
L2/03-153 Four letters in support of Balinese encoding, 2003-05-13 
L2/03-156 Darmasuta, Ida Bagus (2003-05-13), Letter in support of Balinese encoding from Dept of National Education, Language Center, Denapasar Language Council 
L2/03-152 Two letters in support of Balinese encoding, 2003-05-14 
L2/04-357 N2856 Everson, Michael (2004-10-04), Preliminary proposal for encoding the Balinese script in the UCS 
L2/05-021R N2916 Everson, Michael (2005-01-19), Letter of support from Balinese Government 
L2/05-008 N2908 Everson, Michael; Suatjana, I. Made (2005-01-23), Proposal for encoding the Balinese script in the UCS 
L2/05-056 Constable, Peter (2005-02-01), Comments on Balinese Proposal, L2/05-008 
L2/05-090 McGowan, Rick (2005-04-14), Proposed Balinese Character Properties 
L2/05-091 McGowan, Rick (2005-04-14), Proposed Balinese Line-Breaking Classes 
L2/05-234 Hanafiah, T. A. R. (2005-08-16), Letter from Badan Standardisasi Nasional (BSN Indonesia) re Balinese 
  1. ^ Proposed code points and characters names may differ from final code points and names

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 2016-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Enumerated Versions of The Unicode Standard". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 2016-07-09.