Unicode::CharName - Look up Unicode character names
use Unicode::CharName qw(uname ublock);
print uname(ord('%')), "\n";
print ublock(0x0300), "\n";
This module provide a two functions named uname() and ublock(). The uname() function will return the Unicode character name for the given code (a number between 0 and 0x10FFFF). Unicode character names are written in upper-case ASCII letters, and are strings like:
LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A
LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH RING ABOVE
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH 7C80
HANGUL SYLLABLE PWILH
The ublock() will return the name of the Unicode character block that the given character belongs to.
Copyright 1997,2005 Gisle Aas.
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
Name table extracted from the Unicode 4.1 Character Database. Copyright (c) 1991-2005 Unicode, Inc. All Rights reserved.
To install Unicode::String, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.