U+558F 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 respectful reply of assent to superiors. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is nuò.

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+558F 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 8F
UTF-16 55 8F
UTF-32 00 00 55 8F
URL-Quoted %E5%96%8F
HTML-Escape 喏
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喏
Pīnyīn nuò
IRG_GSource G0-5F76
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-356B
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A4
IRG_KSource K2-2775
IRG_TSource T2-3A53
BigFive D86F
CCCII 217149
CNS1986 2-3A53
CNS1992 2-3A53
EACC 217149
GB0 6386
GB1 6386
Jis1 2175
KPS1 3A46
MainlandTelegraph 0816
TaiwanTelegraph 0816
Xerox 277:250


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-558F
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) 喏
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喏
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喏
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喏
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喏
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喏
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喏
Case Folding (cf) 喏
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喏
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) 喏
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5F76
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-356B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A4
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2775
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3A53
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0419.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03926
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10637.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0198.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) D86F
kCangjie (kCangjie) RTKR
kCantonese (kCantonese) je5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217149
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 283.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3A53
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3A53
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0419.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) respectful reply of assent to superiors
kEACC (kEACC) 217149
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6406.4
kGB0 (kGB0) 6386
kGB1 (kGB1) 6386
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10637.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10637.040:rě,nuò
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HAI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHA NYA JAKU NYAKU DAKU
kJis1 (kJis1) 2175
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0198.100
kKorean (kKorean) YA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A46
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0816
kMandarin (kMandarin) nuò
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3093
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3868b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03926
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1526
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19241+30.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0816
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 277:250
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0844.020:nuò 0957.030:rě
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) 喏
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) 喏
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)