U+5409 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 lucky, propitious, good. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is j.

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+5409 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 90 89
UTF-16 54 09
UTF-32 00 00 54 09
URL-Quoted %E5%90%89
HTML-Escape 吉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 吉
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D1 CE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B5 C8
Pīnyīn j
IRG_GSource G0-3C2A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3548
IRG_KPSource KP0-D2F
IRG_KSource K0-514E
IRG_TSource T1-474F
IRG_VSource V1-4E4
BigFive A64E
CCCII 213540
CNS1986 1-474F
CNS1992 1-474F
EACC 213540
GB0 2810
GB1 2810
Jis0 2140
KSC0 4946
MainlandTelegraph 0679
TaiwanTelegraph 0679
Xerox 250:101


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5409
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) 吉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 吉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 吉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 吉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 吉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 吉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 吉
Case Folding (cf) 吉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 吉
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) 吉
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) G0-3C2A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3548
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D2F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-514E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-474F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4E4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0389.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03289
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10576.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0175.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) A64E
kCangjie (kCangjie) GR
kCantonese (kCantonese) gat1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213540
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 250.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-474F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-474F
kCowles (kCowles) 1560
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0389.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) lucky, propitious, good
kEACC (kEACC) 213540
kFenn (kFenn) 729E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 34.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4060.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 2810
kGB1 (kGB1) 2810
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0393a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10576.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jí(13)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10576.060:jí
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0493
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KICHI KITSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2140
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0175.020
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 325
kKorean (kKorean) KIL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D2F9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4946
kLau (kLau) 858
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0679
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 476
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1057
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03289
kNelson (kNelson) 1053
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 582
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1634+30.3.3 C+1634+33.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 469.09
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0679
kTang (kTang) git
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cát
kXerox (kXerox) 250:101
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0525.090:jí
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) 吉
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) 吉
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)