U+56D3 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 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+56D3 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 93
UTF-16 56 D3
UTF-32 00 00 56 D3
URL-Quoted %E5%9B%93
HTML-Escape 囓
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 囓
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D3 F7
Pīnyīn niè
IRG_GSource GE-2535
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5377
IRG_KPSource KP1-3B2
IRG_KSource K2-2946
IRG_TSource T2-7033
BigFive F8A5
CCCII 217368
CNS1986 2-7033
CNS1992 2-7033
EACC 2D7345
Jis0 5187
KPS1 3B24
TaiwanTelegraph 0929
Xerox 274:252


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-56D3
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) 囓
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 囓
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 囓
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 囓
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 囓
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 囓
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 囓
Case Folding (cf) 囓
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 囓
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) 囓
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) GE-2535
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5377
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3B2
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2946
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-7033
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0439.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 04659
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10709.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0216.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) F8A5
kCangjie (kCangjie) RQHU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jit6 ngaat6 ngit6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217368
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 294.507
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-7033
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-7033
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0439.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) gnaw
kEACC (kEACC) 2D7345
kFenn (kFenn) 147K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 362.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 6107.2
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10709.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10709.050:niè
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KETSU GETSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5187
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0216.010
kKorean (kKorean) SEL NYEL
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3B24
kLau (kLau) 2319 2349
kMandarin (kMandarin) niè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4704
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2052
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 04659
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 157 965
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4458+30.3.21
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.21
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.21
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 齧
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 齧
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0929
kTang (kTang) nget
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 24
kXerox (kXerox) 274:252
z Variant (kZVariant) 嚙
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) 囓
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) 囓
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)