U+5908 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhai.

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+5908 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 A4 88
UTF-16 59 08
UTF-32 00 00 59 08
URL-Quoted %E5%A4%88
HTML-Escape 夈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 夈
Pīnyīn zhai
IRG_GSource GE-2644
IRG_KSource K1-6B51
IRG_TSource T3-2B7A
CCCII 247A65
CNS1986 E-2B7A
CNS1992 3-2B7A
KSC1 7549


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5908
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) 夈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 夈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 夈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 夈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 夈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 夈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 夈
Case Folding (cf) 夈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 夈
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) 夈
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2644
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6B51
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2B7A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0485.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 05702
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20869.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0244.241
kCangjie (kCangjie) HEFD
kCCCII (kCCCII) 247A65
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2B7A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2B7A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0485.130
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20869.090
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0244.241
kKorean (kKorean) CAY
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7549
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhai
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 05702
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 34.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 34.6
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
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) 夈
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) 夈
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)