U+5593 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 chirping, buzzing; (Cant.) to call out. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yāo.

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+5593 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 93
UTF-16 55 93
UTF-32 00 00 55 93
URL-Quoted %E5%96%93
HTML-Escape 喓
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喓
Pīnyīn yāo
IRG_GSource G3-3662
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-356E
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A4
IRG_KSource K1-6871
IRG_TSource T2-3A51
IRG_VSource V0-323
BigFive D86D
CCCII 21712D
CNS1986 2-3A51
CNS1992 2-3A51
EACC 21712D
GB3 2266
Jis1 2178
KSC1 7281
TaiwanTelegraph 0817
Xerox 302:125


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5593
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) 喓
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喓
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喓
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喓
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喓
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喓
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喓
Case Folding (cf) 喓
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喓
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) 喓
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) G3-3662
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-356E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A4
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6871
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3A51
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V0-323
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0420.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03939
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10651.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0198.230
kBigFive (kBigFive) D86D
kCangjie (kCangjie) RMWV
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu1 oe1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21712D
kCheungBauer (kCheungBauer) 030/09;RMWV;jiu1
kCheungBauerIndex (kCheungBauerIndex) 368.02
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 287.105
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3A51
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3A51
kCowles (kCowles) 1378
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0420.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) chirping, buzzing; (Cant.) to call out
kEACC (kEACC) 21712D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6104.4
kGB3 (kGB3) 2266
kGSR (kGSR) 1142c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10651.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10651.070:yāo
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KOE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EU
kJis1 (kJis1) 2178
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0198.230
kKorean (kKorean) YO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A4A
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7281
kMandarin (kMandarin) yāo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7301
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 439a 908
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03939
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1596
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+21284+30.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 150.18
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0817
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) eo
kXerox (kXerox) 302:125
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1339.060:yāo
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) 喓
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) 喓
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)