U+56A6 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 used in onomatopoetic expressions. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+56A6 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 A6
UTF-16 56 A6
UTF-32 00 00 56 A6
URL-Quoted %E5%9A%A6
HTML-Escape 嚦
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嚦
IRG_GSource G1-5F3F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-365F
IRG_KPSource KP1-3B0
IRG_KSource K2-2930
IRG_TSource T2-653E
IRG_VSource V1-502
BigFive F1F2
CCCII 21734C
CNS1986 2-653E
CNS1992 2-653E
EACC 21734C
GB1 6331
Jis1 2263
KPS1 3B01
TaiwanTelegraph 8197
Xerox 272:056


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56A6
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) 嚦
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嚦
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嚦
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嚦
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嚦
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嚦
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嚦
Case Folding (cf) 嚦
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嚦
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) 嚦
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) BTM
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-5F3F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-365F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3B0
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2930
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-653E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-502
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0436.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04546
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10701.190
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0213.190
kBigFive (kBigFive) F1F2
kCangjie (kCangjie) RMDM
kCantonese (kCantonese) lik6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21734C
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 293.205
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-653E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-653E
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0436.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) used in onomatopoetic expressions
kEACC (kEACC) 21734C
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6101.1
kGB1 (kGB1) 6331
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10701.190
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10701.190:lì
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) REKI RYAKU
kJis1 (kJis1) 2263
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0213.190
kKorean (kKorean) LYEK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3B01
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3932
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04546
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 803
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19266+30.3.16
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.16
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.16
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 呖
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8197
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) rích
kXerox (kXerox) 272:056
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0700.071:lì
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) 嚦
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) 嚦
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)