U+55C6 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 choke by smoke; irritates nose. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qiāng.

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+55C6 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 86
UTF-16 55 C6
UTF-32 00 00 55 C6
URL-Quoted %E5%97%86
HTML-Escape 嗆
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嗆
Pīnyīn qiāng
IRG_GSource G1-473A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J1-3578
IRG_KSource K2-282E
IRG_TSource T1-634D
BigFive B6E6
CCCII 213722
CNS1986 1-634D
CNS1992 1-634D
EACC 213722
GB1 3926
Jis1 2188
TaiwanTelegraph 0850
Xerox 273:317


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-55C6
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) 嗆
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嗆
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嗆
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嗆
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嗆
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嗆
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嗆
Case Folding (cf) 嗆
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嗆
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) 嗆
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-473A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-3578
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-282E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-634D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0424.300
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04051
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10669.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0202.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) B6E6
kCangjie (kCangjie) ROIR
kCantonese (kCantonese) coeng1 coeng3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213722
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 287.205
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-634D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-634D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0424.300
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) choke by smoke; irritates nose
kEACC (kEACC) 213722
kFenn (kFenn) 679I
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 47.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6806.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 3926
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10669.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10669.100:qiāng,qiàng,chéng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0656
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUIBAMU MUSERU TSUMARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU SOU
kJis1 (kJis1) 2188
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0202.030
kKorean (kKorean) CHANG
kMandarin (kMandarin) qiāng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 678
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3335a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04051
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 254
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19247+30.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.10
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 呛
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0850
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 273:317
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0917.041:qiāng 0919.081:qiàng
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) 嗆
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) 嗆
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)