U+56C1 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 move lips as when speaking; hesitation. 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+56C1 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 9B 81
UTF-16 56 C1
UTF-32 00 00 56 C1
URL-Quoted %E5%9B%81
HTML-Escape 囁
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 囁
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 F1
Pīnyīn niè
IRG_GSource G1-603F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5371
IRG_KPSource KP1-3B1
IRG_KSource K1-6457
IRG_TSource T1-7A64
BigFive C4D9
CCCII 21375D
CNS1986 1-7A64
CNS1992 1-7A64
EACC 21375D
GB1 6431
Jis0 5181
KPS1 3B10
KSC1 6855
TaiwanTelegraph 0922
Xerox 273:357


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56C1
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) 囁
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 囁
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 囁
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 囁
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 囁
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 囁
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 囁
Case Folding (cf) 囁
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 囁
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) 囁
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-603F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5371
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3B1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6457
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7A64
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0437.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04615
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10705.120
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0214.310
kBigFive (kBigFive) C4D9
kCangjie (kCangjie) RSJJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) zip3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21375D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 294.106
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7A64
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7A64
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0437.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) move lips as when speaking; hesitation
kEACC (kEACC) 21375D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6104.1
kGB1 (kGB1) 6431
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10705.120
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10705.120:zhé,niè
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0710
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SASAYAKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5181
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0214.310
kKorean (kKorean) SEP YEP
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3B10
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6855
kMandarin (kMandarin) niè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4706
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 307a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04615
kNelson (kNelson) 1018
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 979
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4452+30.3.18 V+13527+30.3.18
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.18
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.18
kSBGY (kSBGY) 540.03 540.06
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 讘
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 嗫
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0922
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 21
kXerox (kXerox) 273:357
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0834.061:niè
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) 囁
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) 囁
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)