U+589E 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 increase, add to, augment. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is z.

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+589E 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 A2 9E
UTF-16 58 9E
UTF-32 00 00 58 9E
URL-Quoted %E5%A2%9E
HTML-Escape 增
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 增
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F1 F2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F9 E1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) 113 FD
Pīnyīn z
IRG_GSource G0-5476
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-2F5D
IRG_KSource K0-7172
IRG_TSource T1-6C41
IRG_VSource V1-512
BigFive BC57
CCCII 21385E
CNS1986 1-6C41
CNS1992 1-6C41
EACC 21385E
GB0 5286
GB1 5286
JIS0213 1,15,61
KSC0 8182
MainlandTelegraph 1073
TaiwanTelegraph 1073
Xerox 244:170


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-589E
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) 增
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 增
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 增
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 增
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 增
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 增
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 增
Case Folding (cf) 增
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 增
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) 增
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
kIBMJapan (kIBMJapan) FA9D
kIICore (kIICore) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5476
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-2F5D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EAC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7172
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6C41
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-512
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0477.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05454
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10489.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0238.250
kBigFive (kBigFive) BC57
kCangjie (kCangjie) GCWA
kCantonese (kCantonese) zang1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21385E
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 328.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6C41
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6C41
kCowles (kCowles) 4490
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0477.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) increase, add to, augment
kEACC (kEACC) 21385E
kFenn (kFenn) 832C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 550.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4816.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 5286
kGB1 (kGB1) 5286
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0884c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10489.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) zēng(601)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10489.060:zēng,zèng,céng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0801
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MASU FUERU FUYASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) ZOU SOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,15,61
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0238.250
kKorean (kKorean) CUNG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EAC4
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8182
kLau (kLau) 1342
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1073
kMandarin (kMandarin) zēng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6763
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3272
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05454
kNelson (kNelson) 1137 1138
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 68
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+8423+32.3.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 32.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 32.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 201.18 434.16
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1073
kTang (kTang) *tzəng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tăng
kXerox (kXerox) 244:170
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1446.040:zēng
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) 增
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) 增
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)