U+597C 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 beautiful, colorful; girl. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chà.

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+597C 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 A5 BC
UTF-16 59 7C
UTF-32 00 00 59 7C
URL-Quoted %E5%A5%BC
HTML-Escape 奼
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 奼
Pīnyīn chà
IRG_GSource G3-3B7C
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-254A
IRG_KPSource KP1-3CD
IRG_KSource K2-2B65
IRG_TSource T2-222D
BigFive C9CD
CCCII 217965
CNS1986 2-222D
CNS1992 2-222D
EACC 217965
GB3 2792
JIS0213 2,05,42
Jis1 2507


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-597C
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) 奼
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 奼
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 奼
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 奼
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 奼
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 奼
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 奼
Case Folding (cf) 奼
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 奼
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) 奼
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) G3-3B7C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-254A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3CD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2B65
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-222D
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0518.100
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06051
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21026.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0255.090
kBigFive (kBigFive) C9CD
kCangjie (kCangjie) VHP
kCantonese (kCantonese) caa3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217965
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 378.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-222D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-222D
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0518.100
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) beautiful, colorful; girl
kEACC (kEACC) 217965
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4241.1
kGB3 (kGB3) 2792
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21026.030
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OTOME HOKORU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TA TO TSU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,05,42
kJis1 (kJis1) 2507
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0255.090
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3CDA
kMandarin (kMandarin) chà
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06051
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17483+38.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 310.10 368.13 422.16
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 姹
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0115.031:chà
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) 奼
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) 奼
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)