U+505E 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xiè.

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+505E 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 E5 81 9E
UTF-16 50 5E
UTF-32 00 00 50 5E
URL-Quoted %E5%81%9E
HTML-Escape 偞
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 偞
Pīnyīn xiè
IRG_GSource G3-315F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-362
IRG_KSource K2-227A
IRG_TSource T2-3352
BigFive D44F
CCCII 21672E
CNS1986 2-3352
CNS1992 2-3352
GB3 1763
KPS1 362C


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-505E
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) 偞
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 偞
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 偞
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 偞
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 偞
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 偞
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 偞
Case Folding (cf) 偞
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 偞
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) 偞
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-315F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-362
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-227A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3352
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0237.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00867
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10186.170
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0111.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) D44F
kCangjie (kCangjie) OPTD
kCantonese (kCantonese) jip6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21672E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 118.502
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3352
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3352
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0237.030
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2429.4
kGB3 (kGB3) 1763
kGSR (kGSR) 0633m
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10186.170
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10186.170:xiè,yè,zhá
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YOU KYOU CHOU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0111.030
kKorean (kKorean) YEP
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 362C
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiè
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00867
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1590
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 538.25 542.60
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
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) 偞
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) 偞
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)