U+4E5F 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 also; classical final particle of strong affirmation or identity. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is y.

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+4E5F 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 9F
UTF-16 4E 5F
UTF-32 00 00 4E 5F
URL-Quoted %E4%B9%9F
HTML-Escape 也
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 也
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E5 A5
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CC E9
Pīnyīn y
IRG_GSource G0-5232
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4C69
IRG_KPSource KP0-F7D
IRG_KSource K0-6525
IRG_TSource T1-443E
IRG_VSource V1-4A4
BigFive A45D
CCCII 213048
CNS1986 1-443E
CNS1992 1-443E
EACC 213048
GB0 5018
GB1 5018
Jis0 4473
KSC0 6905
MainlandTelegraph 0048
TaiwanTelegraph 0048
Xerox 241:076


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) 也
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 也
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 也
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 也
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 也
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 也
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 也
Case Folding (cf) 也
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 也
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) 也
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5232
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4C69
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F7D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6525
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-443E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0170.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00171
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10050.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0084.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) A45D
kCangjie (kCangjie) PD
kCantonese (kCantonese) jaa5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213048
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 55.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-443E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-443E
kCowles (kCowles) 5083
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0170.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) also; classical final particle of strong affirmation or identity
kEACC (kEACC) 213048
kFenn (kFenn) 301A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 620.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4471.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 1
kGB0 (kGB0) 5018
kGB1 (kGB1) 5018
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0004g
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10050.050
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yě(7359)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10050.050:yí,yě
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0039
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NARI MATA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YA
kJis0 (kJis0) 4473
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0084.040
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 223
kKorean (kKorean) YA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F7DF
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6905
kLau (kLau) 3302
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0048
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7312
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3796
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00171
kNelson (kNelson) 0075
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1368 1471
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3829+5.1.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 5.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 5.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 307.40
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0048
kTang (kTang)
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kVietnamese (kVietnamese)
kXerox (kXerox) 241:076
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1347.010:yě
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) 也
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) 也
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)