U+562F 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, howl, scream; whistle. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xi.

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+562F 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 AF
UTF-16 56 2F
UTF-32 00 00 56 2F
URL-Quoted %E5%98%AF
HTML-Escape 嘯
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嘯
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E1 B0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 E2
Pīnyīn xi
IRG_GSource G1-5025
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5362
IRG_KPSource KP0-E2F
IRG_KSource K0-6130
IRG_TSource T1-6C3D
BigFive BC53
CCCII 213733
CNS1986 1-6C3D
CNS1992 1-6C3D
EACC 213733
GB1 4805
Jis0 5166
KSC0 6516
TaiwanTelegraph 0876
Xerox 263:160


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-562F
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) 嘯
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嘯
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嘯
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嘯
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嘯
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嘯
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嘯
Case Folding (cf) 嘯
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嘯
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) 嘯
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5025
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5362
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E2F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6130
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6C3D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0429.310
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04246
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10694.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0206.320
kBigFive (kBigFive) BC53
kCangjie (kCangjie) RLX
kCantonese (kCantonese) siu3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213733
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 290.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6C3D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6C3D
kCowles (kCowles) 3676
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0429.310
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) roar, howl, scream; whistle
kEACC (kEACC) 213733
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6502.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 4805
kGSR (kGSR) 1028f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10694.110
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) xiào(21)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10694.110:xiào,chì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0684
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) USOBUKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU SHITSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5166
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0206.320
kKorean (kKorean) SO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E2FB
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6516
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiào
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2618
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2831
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04246
kNelson (kNelson) 0999
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1261
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4437+30.3.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 412.21
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 歗
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 啸
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0876
kTang (kTang) *sèu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 263:160
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1273.011:xiào
z Variant (kZVariant) 嘨
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) 嘯
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) 嘯
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)