U+559F 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 heave sigh, sigh. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kuì.

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+559F 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 9F
UTF-16 55 9F
UTF-32 00 00 55 9F
URL-Quoted %E5%96%9F
HTML-Escape 喟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 喟
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 C0
Pīnyīn kuì
IRG_GSource G0-6030
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5340
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A5
IRG_KSource K1-6959
IRG_TSource T1-5E4D
IRG_VSource V1-4F6
BigFive B3E7
CCCII 21366A
CNS1986 1-5E4D
CNS1992 1-5E4D
EACC 21366A
GB0 6416
GB1 6416
Jis0 5132
KPS1 3A50
KSC1 7357
MainlandTelegraph 0846
TaiwanTelegraph 0846
Xerox 273:242


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-559F
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) 喟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 喟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 喟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 喟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 喟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 喟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 喟
Case Folding (cf) 喟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 喟
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) 喟
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) G0-6030
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5340
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A5
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6959
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E4D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4F6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0421.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03963
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10654.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0199.140
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3E7
kCangjie (kCangjie) RWB
kCantonese (kCantonese) wai2 wai6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21366A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 284.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E4D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E4D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0421.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) heave sigh, sigh
kEACC (kEACC) 21366A
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6602.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 6416
kGB1 (kGB1) 6416
kGSR (kGSR) 0523g
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10654.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10654.030:kuì,huài
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0633
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TAMEIKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KI KUWAI KE
kJis0 (kJis0) 5132
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0199.140
kKorean (kKorean) WI KOY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A50
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7357
kLau (kLau) 3191
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0846
kMandarin (kMandarin) kuì
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3646
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3723e
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03963
kNelson (kNelson) 0948
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1439
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4403+30.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 352.20 385.46
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0846
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) vị
kXerox (kXerox) 273:242
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0663.180:kuì
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) 喟
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) 喟
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)