U+5199 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 write; draw, sketch; compose. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xi.

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+5199 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 86 99
UTF-16 51 99
UTF-32 00 00 51 99
URL-Quoted %E5%86%99
HTML-Escape 写
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 写
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BC CC
Pīnyīn xi
IRG_GSource G0-5034
IRG_JSource J0-3C4C
IRG_KSource K2-242F
IRG_TSource T3-217A
CCCII 273B37
CNS1986 E-217A
CNS1992 3-217A
EACC 273B37
GB0 4820
Jis0 2844
MainlandTelegraph 1400

Related Characters

  • ㊢


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5199
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) 写
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 写
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 写
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 写
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 写
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 写
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 写
Case Folding (cf) 写
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 写
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) 写
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) AGJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5034
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3C4C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-242F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-217A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0292.170
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01570
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10303.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0130.161
kCangjie (kCangjie) BYSM
kCantonese (kCantonese) se2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 273B37
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-217A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-217A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0292.170
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) write; draw, sketch; compose
kEACC (kEACC) 273B37
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3740.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4820
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10303.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) xiě(1171)
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UTSUSU UTSUSHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHA
kJis0 (kJis0) 2844
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0130.161
kKorean (kKorean) SA
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1400
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiě
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01570
kNelson (kNelson) 0626 1278
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1150 1195
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2296+14.2.3
Radical Stroke Count (Japanese) (kRSJapanese) 14.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 14.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 14.3
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 寫
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1276.030:xiě 1276.090:xiè
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) 写
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) 写
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)