U+56AF 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is huò.

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+56AF 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 AF
UTF-16 56 AF
UTF-32 00 00 56 AF
URL-Quoted %E5%9A%AF
HTML-Escape 嚯
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嚯
Pīnyīn huò
IRG_GSource G0-606B
IRG_HSource H-8B
IRG_KSource K2-2937
IRG_TSource T3-5A2D
IRG_VSource V1-503
CNS1986 E-5A2D
CNS1992 3-5A2D
EACC 4D3359
GB0 6475
GB1 6475
Xerox 317:316


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 嚯
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嚯
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嚯
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嚯
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嚯
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嚯
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嚯
Case Folding (cf) 嚯
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嚯
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) 嚯
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-606B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-8B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2937
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-5A2D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-503
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0436.230
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04575
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10701.200
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0213.471
kCangjie (kCangjie) RMBG
kCantonese (kCantonese) ho1
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-5A2D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-5A2D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0436.230
kEACC (kEACC) 4D3359
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6101
kGB0 (kGB0) 6475
kGB1 (kGB1) 6475
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10701.200
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10701.200:xuè,huò
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0213.471
kMandarin (kMandarin) huò
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04575
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.16
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.16
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) oác
kXerox (kXerox) 317:316
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0515.020:huò
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) 嚯
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) 嚯
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)