U+559D 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 drink; shout, call out. 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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 2 other glyphs. In text U+559D 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 9D
UTF-16 55 9D
UTF-32 00 00 55 9D
URL-Quoted %E5%96%9D
HTML-Escape 喝
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喝
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CA E2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B3 E5
Pīnyīn h
IRG_GSource G0-3A48
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3365
IRG_KSource K0-4A62
IRG_TSource T1-5E42
IRG_VSource V1-4F5
BigFive B3DC
CCCII 21366B
CNS1986 1-5E42
CNS1992 1-5E42
EACC 21366B
GB0 2640
GB1 2640
Jis0 1969
KSC0 4266
MainlandTelegraph 0824
TaiwanTelegraph 0824
Xerox 245:343

Related Characters

  • 喝
  • 喝


  • 喝
  • 喝


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-559D
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) 喝
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喝
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喝
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喝
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喝
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喝
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喝
Case Folding (cf) 喝
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喝
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) 喝
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) G0-3A48
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3365
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CDE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4A62
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E42
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4F5
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0421.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03960
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10653.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0199.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3DC
kCangjie (kCangjie) RAPV
kCantonese (kCantonese) hot3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21366B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 284.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E42
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E42
kCowles (kCowles) 1199
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0421.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) drink; shout, call out
kEACC (kEACC) 21366B
kFenn (kFenn) 239A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 154.02 156.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6602.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2640
kGB1 (kGB1) 2640
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0313k
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10653.130
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) hē(340) he(37) hè(19)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10653.130:yè,hè,hē,kài
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0629
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIKARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KATSU AI
kJis0 (kJis0) 1969
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0199.110
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 73
kKorean (kKorean) KAL AY
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CDE2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4266
kLau (kLau) 1239
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0824
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2123
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 807
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03960
kNelson (kNelson) 0953
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 510
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1475+30.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (Japanese) (kRSJapanese) 52.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 387.09 483.09
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0824
kTang (kTang) xɑt
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hát
kXerox (kXerox) 245:343
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0448.070:hē 0455.120:hè
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) 喝
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) 喝
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)