U+55E5 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 roar, call out, wail; bark, yelp. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is háo.

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+55E5 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 A5
UTF-16 55 E5
UTF-32 00 00 55 E5
URL-Quoted %E5%97%A5
HTML-Escape 嗥
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嗥
Pīnyīn háo
IRG_GSource G0-6046
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A6
IRG_KSource K2-2840
IRG_TSource T1-634E
BigFive B6E7
CCCII 21373E
CNS1986 1-634E
CNS1992 1-634E
EACC 217175
GB0 6438
GB1 6438
MainlandTelegraph 0881
Xerox 274:074


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-55E5
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) 嗥
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嗥
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嗥
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嗥
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嗥
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嗥
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嗥
Case Folding (cf) 嗥
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嗥
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) 嗥
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) G0-6046
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A6
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2840
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-634E
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04133
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10668.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0204.111
kBigFive (kBigFive) B6E7
kCangjie (kCangjie) RHAJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) hou4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21373E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 288.106
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-634E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-634E
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) roar, call out, wail; bark, yelp
kEACC (kEACC) 217175
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6604.3
kGB0 (kGB0) 6438
kGB1 (kGB1) 6438
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10668.130
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10668.130:háo
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0657
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0204.111
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A6B
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0881
kMandarin (kMandarin) háo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2073
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04133
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 639
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 154.55
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 嚎嘷
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 274:074
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0445.010:háo
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) 嗥
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) 嗥
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)