U+55F9 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 chatter. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lián.

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+55F9 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 B9
UTF-16 55 F9
UTF-32 00 00 55 F9
URL-Quoted %E5%97%B9
HTML-Escape 嗹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嗹
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 D8
Pīnyīn lián
IRG_GSource G5-384D
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5358
IRG_KPSource KP1-3A8
IRG_KSource K2-2844
IRG_TSource T2-493C
IRG_VSource V0-327
BigFive E155
CCCII 21722B
CNS1986 2-493C
CNS1992 2-493C
EACC 21722B
GB5 2445
Jis0 5156
KPS1 3A80
TaiwanTelegraph 0865
Xerox 302:133


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-55F9
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) 嗹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嗹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嗹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嗹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嗹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嗹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嗹
Case Folding (cf) 嗹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嗹
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) 嗹
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) G5-384D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5358
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3A8
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2844
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-493C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V0-327
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0427.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04148
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10674.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0204.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) E155
kCangjie (kCangjie) RYJJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) lin4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21722B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 289.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-493C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-493C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0427.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) chatter
kEACC (kEACC) 21722B
kFenn (kFenn) 837H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 306.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6503.0
kGB5 (kGB5) 2445
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10674.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10674.070:lián
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) REN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5156
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0204.210
kKorean (kKorean) LYEN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3A80
kMandarin (kMandarin) lián
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4010
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04148
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 808
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4427+30.3.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 134.20
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 𪡏
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0865
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) liến
kXerox (kXerox) 302:133
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) 嗹
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) 嗹
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)