U+5679 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 sound of bells. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is dāng.

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+5679 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 B9
UTF-16 56 79
UTF-32 00 00 56 79
URL-Quoted %E5%99%B9
HTML-Escape 噹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 噹
Pīnyīn dāng
IRG_GSource G1-782B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_TSource T1-703D
BigFive BEB4
CCCII 213746
CNS1986 1-703D
CNS1992 1-703D
EACC 213746
GB1 8811
TaiwanTelegraph 0000
Xerox 255:141


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5679
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) 噹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 噹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 噹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 噹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 噹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 噹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 噹
Case Folding (cf) 噹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 噹
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) 噹
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-782B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-703D
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04432
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10690.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0211.121
kBigFive (kBigFive) BEB4
kCangjie (kCangjie) RFBW
kCantonese (kCantonese) dong1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213746
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 292.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-703D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-703D
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) sound of bells
kEACC (kEACC) 213746
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6906.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 8811
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10690.060
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10690.060:dāng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0688
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TOU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0211.121
kMandarin (kMandarin) dāng
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04432
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1377
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.13
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 当
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0000
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 255:141
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0213.042:dāng
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) 噹
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) 噹
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)