U+5557 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 eat, chew, bite; entice, lure. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is dàn.

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+5557 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 95 97
UTF-16 55 57
UTF-32 00 00 55 57
URL-Quoted %E5%95%97
HTML-Escape 啗
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 啗
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 B8
Pīnyīn dàn
IRG_GSource G8-2C7D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5338
IRG_KPSource KP1-39E
IRG_KSource K1-5C73
IRG_TSource T1-594D
BigFive B0E8
CCCII 217078
CNS1986 1-594D
CNS1992 1-594D
EACC 2D3644
GB8 1293
Jis0 5124
KSC1 6083
MainlandTelegraph 8145
TaiwanTelegraph 0798
Xerox 323:252


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5557
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) 啗
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 啗
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 啗
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 啗
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 啗
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 啗
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 啗
Case Folding (cf) 啗
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 啗
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) 啗
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) AT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G8-2C7D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5338
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-39E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5C73
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-594D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0417.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03825
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10644.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0196.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0E8
kCangjie (kCangjie) RNHX
kCantonese (kCantonese) daam6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217078
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 280.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-594D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-594D
kCowles (kCowles) 4044
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0417.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) eat, chew, bite; entice, lure
kEACC (kEACC) 2D3644
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6707.7
kGB8 (kGB8) 1293
kGSR (kGSR) 0672k
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10644.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10644.080:dàn
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KUU KURAWASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5124
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0196.040
kKorean (kKorean) TAM
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 39ED
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6083
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 8145
kMandarin (kMandarin) dàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6052
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2934
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03825
kNelson (kNelson) 0932
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 421
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4395+30.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 332.51 443.21
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 㗖啖噉
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0798
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 323:252
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0212.011:dàn
z Variant (kZVariant) 啖
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) 啗
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) 啗
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)