U+558A 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 shout, call out, yell; howl; cry. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is h.

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+558A 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 8A
UTF-16 55 8A
UTF-32 00 00 55 8A
URL-Quoted %E5%96%8A
HTML-Escape 喊
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喊
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F9 E2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 BF
Pīnyīn h
IRG_GSource G0-3A30
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-533F
IRG_KPSource KP0-F2E
IRG_KSource K0-7962
IRG_TSource T1-5E41
BigFive B3DB
CCCII 213665
CNS1986 1-5E41
CNS1992 1-5E41
EACC 213665
GB0 2616
GB1 2616
Jis0 5131
KSC0 8966
MainlandTelegraph 0815
TaiwanTelegraph 0815
Xerox 246:147


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-558A
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) 喊
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喊
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喊
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喊
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喊
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喊
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喊
Case Folding (cf) 喊
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喊
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) 喊
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) G0-3A30
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-533F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F2E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7962
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E41
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0419.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03916
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10651.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0197.330
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3DB
kCangjie (kCangjie) RIHR
kCantonese (kCantonese) haam3 ham6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213665
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 283.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E41
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E41
kCowles (kCowles) 925 975
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0419.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) shout, call out, yell; howl; cry
kEACC (kEACC) 213665
kFenn (kFenn) 344C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 148.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6305.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2616
kGB1 (kGB1) 2616
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10651.110
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) hǎn(464)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10651.110:hǎn,kàn,jiān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0634
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SAKEBU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5131
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0197.330
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 148
kKorean (kKorean) HAM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F2E2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8966
kLau (kLau) 1094
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0815
kMandarin (kMandarin) hǎn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2045
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 628 662
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03916
kNelson (kNelson) 0949
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 419
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4402+30.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 333.13 336.30 337.10
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0815
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 246:147
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0439.090:hǎn
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) 喊
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) 喊
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)