U+5637 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 the roaring of wild beasts; to howl, to wail, to bawl. 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+5637 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 B7
UTF-16 56 37
UTF-32 00 00 56 37
URL-Quoted %E5%98%B7
HTML-Escape 嘷
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嘷
Pīnyīn háo
IRG_GSource GE-2477
IRG_HSource H-FB
IRG_JSource J4-2441
IRG_KPSource KP1-3AB
IRG_KSource K1-736F
IRG_TSource T3-4B44
CCCII 237174
CNS1986 E-4B44
CNS1992 3-4B44
EACC 21373E
JIS0213 2,04,33
Jis1 2224
KSC1 8379
TaiwanTelegraph 0881


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5637
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) 嘷
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嘷
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嘷
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嘷
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嘷
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嘷
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嘷
Case Folding (cf) 嘷
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嘷
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) 嘷
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) GE-2477
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-FB
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2441
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3AB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-736F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-4B44
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0430.160
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04264
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10685.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0207.180
kCangjie (kCangjie) RHUJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) hou4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 237174
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-4B44
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-4B44
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0430.160
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) the roaring of wild beasts; to howl, to wail, to bawl
kEACC (kEACC) 21373E
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10685.010
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HOERU SAKEBU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU GOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,04,33
kJis1 (kJis1) 2224
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0207.180
kKorean (kKorean) HO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3ABF
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 8379
kMandarin (kMandarin) háo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2073
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04264
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 63
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14399+30.3.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.12
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 嗥
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0881
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
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) 嘷
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) 嘷
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)