U+5699 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 bite, gnaw. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is niè.

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+5699 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 9A 99
UTF-16 56 99
UTF-32 00 00 56 99
URL-Quoted %E5%9A%99
HTML-Escape 嚙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嚙
Pīnyīn niè
IRG_GSource G1-4476
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J3-2F3A
IRG_KPSource KP1-3AF
IRG_KSource K1-5A34
IRG_TSource T2-614B
BigFive EFBF
CCCII 217345
CNS1986 2-614B
CNS1992 2-614B
EACC 217345
GB1 3686
JIS0213 1,15,26
Jis1 2258
KSC1 5820
TaiwanTelegraph 0909
Xerox 302:147


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5699
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) 嚙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嚙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嚙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嚙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嚙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嚙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嚙
Case Folding (cf) 嚙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嚙
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) 嚙
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) G1-4476
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-2F3A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3AF
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5A34
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-614B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0435.240
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04516
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10699.140
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0212.410
kBigFive (kBigFive) EFBF
kCangjie (kCangjie) RYMU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jit6 ngat6 ngit6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217345
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 293.105
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-614B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-614B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0435.240
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) bite, gnaw
kEACC (kEACC) 217345
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6107.2
kGB1 (kGB1) 3686
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10699.140
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10699.140:yǎo,niè
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAJIRU KAMI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,15,26
kJis1 (kJis1) 2258
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0212.410
kKorean (kKorean) KYO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3AF5
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5820
kMandarin (kMandarin) niè
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04516
kNelson (kNelson) 1012
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 157 445 965
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7654+30.3.15 C+7654+211.15.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.15
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.15
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 啮
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0909
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXerox (kXerox) 302:147
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0835.022:niè
z Variant (kZVariant) 齧
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) 嚙
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) 嚙
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)