U+4E5C 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 to squint; (Cant.) what? huh?. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is miē.

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+4E5C 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 E4 B9 9C
UTF-16 4E 5C
UTF-32 00 00 4E 5C
URL-Quoted %E4%B9%9C
HTML-Escape 乜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 乜
Pīnyīn miē
IRG_GSource G0-583F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-3035
IRG_KPSource KP1-344
IRG_KSource K2-213A
IRG_TSource T2-2122
BigFive C941
CCCII 21643C
CNS1986 2-2122
CNS1992 2-2122
EACC 21643C
GB0 5631
GB1 5631
Jis1 1621
KPS1 344B
MainlandTelegraph 0045
TaiwanTelegraph 0045
Xerox 277:145


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 乜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 乜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 乜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 乜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 乜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 乜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 乜
Case Folding (cf) 乜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 乜
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) 乜
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) BTH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-583F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-3035
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-344
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-213A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2122
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0168.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00166
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10049.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0083.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) C941
kCangjie (kCangjie) PN
kCantonese (kCantonese) mat1 me1 me2 me5 mi1 ne6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21643C
kCheungBauer (kCheungBauer) 005/01;PN;mat1
kCheungBauerIndex (kCheungBauerIndex) 338.04
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 48.505
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2122
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2122
kCowles (kCowles) 2635 2672
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0168.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to squint; (Cant.) what? huh?
kEACC (kEACC) 21643C
kFenn (kFenn) 297I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 340.11 362.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4771.2
kGB0 (kGB0) 5631
kGB1 (kGB1) 5631
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10049.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10049.090:miē,niè
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YABUNIRAMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) BA ME
kJis1 (kJis1) 1621
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0083.180
kKorean (kKorean) MYA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 344B
kLau (kLau) 2105 2135
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0045
kMandarin (kMandarin) miē
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4481
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1790 1820a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00166
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 882
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+21076+5.1.1
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 5.1
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 5.1
kSBGY (kSBGY) 308.33
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0045
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 2
kXerox (kXerox) 277:145
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0789.030:miē 0835.080:niè
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) 乜
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) 乜
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)