U+5869 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 salt. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yán.

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+5869 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 A9
UTF-16 58 69
UTF-32 00 00 58 69
URL-Quoted %E5%A1%A9
HTML-Escape 塩
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake å¡©
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 F6
Pīnyīn yán
IRG_GSource GE-2579
IRG_HSource H-98
IRG_JSource J0-3176
IRG_KPSource KP1-3C1
IRG_KSource K1-6753
IRG_TSource T3-405A
CCCII 2D6251
CNS1986 E-405A
CNS1992 3-405A
EACC 2D6251
Jis0 1786
KPS1 3C10
KSC1 7151


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5869
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) 塩
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 塩
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 塩
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 塩
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 塩
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 塩
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 塩
Case Folding (cf) 塩
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 塩
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) 塩
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) GE-2579
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-98
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3176
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3C1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6753
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-405A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0474.270
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05382
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10472.111
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0236.341
kCangjie (kCangjie) GORT
kCantonese (kCantonese) jim4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 2D6251
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-405A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-405A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0474.270
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) salt
kEACC (kEACC) 2D6251
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4811.7
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10472.111
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EN
kJis0 (kJis0) 1786
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0236.341
kKorean (kKorean) YEM
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3C10
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7151
kMandarin (kMandarin) yán
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7352
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05382
kNelson (kNelson) 1125
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 544
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1304+32.3.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.10
Radical Stroke Count (Morohashi) (kRSKanWa) 32.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.10
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 鹽
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
z Variant (kZVariant) 鹽
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) 塩
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) 塩
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)