U+5659 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 hold in mouth; bite. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qín.

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+5659 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 99 99
UTF-16 56 59
UTF-32 00 00 56 59
URL-Quoted %E5%99%99
HTML-Escape 噙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 噙
Pīnyīn qín
IRG_GSource G0-605F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_KSource K2-286B
IRG_TSource T1-703B
IRG_VSource V1-4F7
BigFive BEB2
CCCII 21373F
CNS1986 1-703B
CNS1992 1-703B
EACC 21373F
GB0 6463
GB1 6463
MainlandTelegraph 8168
TaiwanTelegraph 0000
Xerox 273:366


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5659
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) 噙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 噙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 噙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 噙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 噙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 噙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 噙
Case Folding (cf) 噙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 噙
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) 噙
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) G0-605F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-286B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-703B
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4F7
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04348
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10685.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0211.121
kBigFive (kBigFive) BEB2
kCangjie (kCangjie) ROYB
kCantonese (kCantonese) kam4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21373F
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 291.111
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-703B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-703B
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) hold in mouth; bite
kEACC (kEACC) 21373F
kFenn (kFenn) 547K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 77.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6802.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 6463
kGB1 (kGB1) 6463
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10685.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10685.100:qín
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0693
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HUKUMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KIN
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0209.151
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 8168
kMandarin (kMandarin) qín
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1101
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04348
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 569
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.12
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0000
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) gầm
kXerox (kXerox) 273:366
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0927.080:qín
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) 噙
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) 噙
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)