17.10 - EBCDIC Kanji Character Distribution - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - Advanced SQL Engine International Character Set Support

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
User Guide
Publication ID
English (United States)

The area in the shaded portion is distributed as follows.

1st Byte 2nd Byte Description
40 40 Kanji blank
41 41-FE IBM Extended non-Kanji set
44 Alphanumeric
Basic non-Kanji set Zen-Katakana
Basic non-Kanji set Hiragana
45-55 IBM Basic Kanji set (arranged based on frequency of use)
56-68 IBM Extended Kanji set (arranged according to Kanji ideographical order)
69-7F 41-FE User Area (private use area stops at 72EA)
80-FE Marker reserved area
With the exception of those characters identified in Object Names, double-byte characters in the following shaded portions of the preceding diagram are valid for object names under the KanjiEBCDIC client character sets:
  • IBM Extended non-Kanji
  • IBM Basic Kanji
  • IBM Extended Kanji

Double-byte characters in the User and Marker area are not valid for object names.