U+55C1 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 give forth sound, make noise. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+55C1 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 97 81
UTF-16 55 C1
UTF-32 00 00 55 C1
URL-Quoted %E5%97%81
HTML-Escape 嗁
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嗁
IRG_GSource GE-246B
IRG_HSource H-9D
IRG_JSource J1-3576
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A6
IRG_KSource K2-282A
IRG_TSource T3-4051
CCCII 217178
CNS1986 E-4051
CNS1992 3-4051
EACC 217178
Jis1 2186
KPS1 3A61
TaiwanTelegraph 8178
Xerox 322:325


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-55C1
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) 嗁
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嗁
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嗁
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嗁
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嗁
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嗁
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嗁
Case Folding (cf) 嗁
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嗁
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) 嗁
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) GE-246B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-9D
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-3576
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A6
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-282A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-4051
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0424.160
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04035
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10669.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0201.220
kCangjie (kCangjie) RHYU
kCantonese (kCantonese) tai4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217178
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 288.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-4051
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-4051
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0424.160
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) give forth sound, make noise
kEACC (kEACC) 217178
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 513.09
kGSR (kGSR) 0870d
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10669.010
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NAKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TEI DAI
kJis1 (kJis1) 2186
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0201.220
kKorean (kKorean) CEY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A61
kLau (kLau) 3033
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6242
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04035
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1175
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+21287+30.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 087.57
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 啼
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8178
kTang (kTang) *dhei
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 322:325
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1127.041:tí
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) 嗁
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) 嗁
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)