U+5598 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 pant, gasp, breathe heavily. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chu.

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+5598 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 98
UTF-16 55 98
UTF-32 00 00 55 98
URL-Quoted %E5%96%98
HTML-Escape 喘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喘
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F4 B7
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 C3
Pīnyīn chu
IRG_GSource G0-342D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5343
IRG_KSource K0-7437
IRG_TSource T1-5E43
IRG_VSource V1-4F5
BigFive B3DD
CCCII 21366C
CNS1986 1-5E43
CNS1992 1-5E43
EACC 21366C
GB0 2013
GB1 2013
Jis0 5135
KSC0 8423
MainlandTelegraph 0820
TaiwanTelegraph 0820
Xerox 260:275


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5598
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) 喘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喘
Case Folding (cf) 喘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喘
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) 喘
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) G0-342D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5343
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EDA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7437
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E43
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4F5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0420.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03946
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10655.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0198.300
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3DD
kCangjie (kCangjie) RUMB
kCantonese (kCantonese) cyun2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21366C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 283.505
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E43
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E43
kCowles (kCowles) 606
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0420.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) pant, gasp, breathe heavily
kEACC (kEACC) 21366C
kFenn (kFenn) 614E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 102.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6202.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2013
kGB1 (kGB1) 2013
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0168j
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10655.050
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) chuǎn(76)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10655.050:chuǎn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0630
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) AEGU SEKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) ZEN SEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5135
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0198.300
kKorean (kKorean) CHEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EDA9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8423
kLau (kLau) 388
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0820
kMandarin (kMandarin) chuǎn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1443
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 378
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03946
kNelson (kNelson) 0954
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1383
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4406+30.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 294.12
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0820
kTang (kTang) chiuɛ̌n
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) suyễn
kXerox (kXerox) 260:275
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0165.060:chuǎn
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) 喘
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) 喘
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)