U+5859 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 truly. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is què.

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+5859 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 A1 99
UTF-16 58 59
UTF-32 00 00 58 59
URL-Quoted %E5%A1%99
HTML-Escape 塙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 塙
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C8 B9
Pīnyīn què
IRG_GSource G3-345F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-4839
IRG_KSource K1-586D
IRG_TSource T2-4233
BigFive DCEC
CCCII 217735
CNS1986 2-4233
CNS1992 2-4233
EACC 217735
GB3 2063
Jis0 4025
KSC1 5677
Xerox 317:331


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5859
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) 塙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 塙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 塙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 塙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 塙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 塙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 塙
Case Folding (cf) 塙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 塙
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) 塙
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) AJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-345F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4839
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-586D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4233
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0473.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05341
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10473.150
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0236.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) DCEC
kCangjie (kCangjie) GYRB
kCantonese (kCantonese) kok3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217735
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 326.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4233
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4233
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0473.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) truly
kEACC (kEACC) 217735
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4012.7
kGB3 (kGB3) 2063
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10473.150
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10473.150:què,qiāo
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KATAI HANAWA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAKU KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4025
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0236.010
kKorean (kKorean) KO
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5677
kMandarin (kMandarin) què
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05341
kNelson (kNelson) 1116
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 637
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3405+32.3.10 C+3405+189.10.3 V+20102+32.3.11 V+20102+189.11.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 466.31
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 317:331
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0952.022:què
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) 塙
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) 塙
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)