U+5589 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 throat, gullet, larynx; guttural. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ho.

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+5589 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 96 89
UTF-16 55 89
UTF-32 00 00 55 89
URL-Quoted %E5%96%89
HTML-Escape 喉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喉
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FD AA
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B9 A2
Pīnyīn ho
IRG_GSource G0-3A6D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3922
IRG_KPSource KP0-F4E
IRG_KSource K0-7D2A
IRG_TSource T1-5E55
IRG_VSource V1-4F5
BigFive B3EF
CCCII 213670
CNS1986 1-5E55
CNS1992 1-5E55
EACC 213670
GB0 2677
GB1 2677
Jis0 2502
KSC0 9310
MainlandTelegraph 0814
TaiwanTelegraph 0814
Xerox 255:176


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5589
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) 喉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喉
Case Folding (cf) 喉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喉
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) 喉
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) G0-3A6D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3922
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F4E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7D2A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E55
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4F5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0419.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03913
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10657.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0197.310
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3EF
kCangjie (kCangjie) RONK
kCantonese (kCantonese) hau4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213670
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 283.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E55
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E55
kCowles (kCowles) 1008
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0419.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) throat, gullet, larynx; guttural
kEACC (kEACC) 213670
kFenn (kFenn) 478D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 157.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6703.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2677
kGB1 (kGB1) 2677
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0113f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10657.040
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) hoú(51)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10657.040:hóu
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0641
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NODO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2502
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0197.310
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 79
kKorean (kKorean) HWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F4E6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9310
kLau (kLau) 1145
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0814
kMandarin (kMandarin) hóu
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2137
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 682
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03913
kNelson (kNelson) 0960
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 446
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1972+30.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 212.18
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0814
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hầu
kXerox (kXerox) 255:176
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0466.190:hóu
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) 喉
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) 喉
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)