U+5609 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 excellent; joyful; auspicious. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is jiā.

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+5609 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 98 89
UTF-16 56 09
UTF-32 00 00 56 09
URL-Quoted %E5%98%89
HTML-Escape 嘉
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嘉
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CA A9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B2 C5
Pīnyīn jiā
IRG_GSource G0-3C4E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3245
IRG_KSource K0-4A29
IRG_TSource T1-682D
IRG_VSource V2-8B2
BigFive B9C5
CCCII 21372D
CNS1986 1-682D
CNS1992 1-682D
EACC 21372D
GB0 2846
GB1 2846
Jis0 1837
KSC0 4209
MainlandTelegraph 0857
TaiwanTelegraph 0857
Xerox 253:077


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5609
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) 嘉
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嘉
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嘉
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嘉
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嘉
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嘉
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嘉
Case Folding (cf) 嘉
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嘉
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) 嘉
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) G0-3C4E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3245
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-CDA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4A29
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-682D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8B2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0427.250
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04176
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10672.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0205.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) B9C5
kCangjie (kCangjie) GRTR
kCantonese (kCantonese) gaa1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21372D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 288.303
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-682D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-682D
kCowles (kCowles) 1413
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0427.250
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) excellent; joyful; auspicious
kEACC (kEACC) 21372D
kFenn (kFenn) 716E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 42.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4046.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2846
kGB1 (kGB1) 2846
kGSR (kGSR) 0015g
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10672.110
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10672.110:jiā
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0663
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOMISURU YOI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KA
kJis0 (kJis0) 1837
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0205.070
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 342
kKorean (kKorean) KA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) CDA9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4209
kLau (kLau) 775
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0857
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiā
kMatthews (kMatthews) 592
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 928
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04176
kNelson (kNelson) 1136
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 532
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1349+30.3.11 C+1349+33.3.11 V+20093+30.3.11 V+20093+33.3.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 166.32
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0857
kTang (kTang) ga
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 253:077
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0541.060:jiā
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) 嘉
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) 嘉
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)