U+5638 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 unclear; an expletive; not. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ḿ.

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+5638 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 B8
UTF-16 56 38
UTF-32 00 00 56 38
URL-Quoted %E5%98%B8
HTML-Escape 嘸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嘸
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 DF
Pīnyīn ḿ
IRG_GSource G1-5F3C
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-535F
IRG_KPSource KP1-3AA
IRG_KSource K1-6069
IRG_TSource T2-4F6D
IRG_VSource V2-8B2
BigFive E546
CCCII 217267
CNS1986 2-4F6D
CNS1992 2-4F6D
EACC 217267
GB1 6328
Jis0 5163
KSC1 6473
TaiwanTelegraph 8185
Xerox 275:374


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5638
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) 嘸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嘸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嘸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嘸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嘸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嘸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嘸
Case Folding (cf) 嘸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嘸
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) 嘸
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) CT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5F3C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-535F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3AA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6069
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4F6D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8B2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0430.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04269
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10684.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0207.230
kBigFive (kBigFive) E546
kCangjie (kCangjie) ROTF
kCantonese (kCantonese) fu2 m4 mou1 mou5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217267
kCheungBauer (kCheungBauer) 030/12;ROTF;mou1
kCheungBauerIndex (kCheungBauerIndex) 382.07
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 291.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4F6D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4F6D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0430.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) unclear; an expletive; not
kEACC (kEACC) 217267
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6803.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 6328
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10684.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10684.020:fǔ,m̄
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SAZO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) BU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5163
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0207.230
kKorean (kKorean) MWU
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3AAA
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6473
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04269
kNelson (kNelson) 0988
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4434+30.3.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.12
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 呒
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8185
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 275:374
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0753.011:ḿ
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) 嘸
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) 嘸
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)