U+558D 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chái.

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+558D 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 8D
UTF-16 55 8D
UTF-32 00 00 55 8D
URL-Quoted %E5%96%8D
HTML-Escape 喍
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喍
Pīnyīn chái
IRG_GSource GE-2462
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A3
IRG_TSource T2-417C
IRG_VSource V1-4F5
BigFive DCD7
CCCII 21716E
CNS1986 2-417C
CNS1992 2-417C
KPS1 3A31


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-558D
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) 喍
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喍
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喍
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喍
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喍
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喍
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喍
Case Folding (cf) 喍
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喍
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) 喍
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2462
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A3
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-417C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4F5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0419.160
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03920
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10667.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0198.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) DCD7
kCangjie (kCangjie) RYPD
kCantonese (kCantonese) caai4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21716E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 287.108
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-417C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-417C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0419.160
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6109.4
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10667.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10667.020:chái
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAI ZE
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0198.040
kKorean (kKorean) CAY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A31
kMandarin (kMandarin) chái
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03920
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.10
Radical Stroke Count (Morohashi) (kRSKanWa) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 083.10
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) rầy
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) 喍
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) 喍
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)