U+597D 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 good, excellent, fine; well. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is h.

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+597D 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 BD
UTF-16 59 7D
UTF-32 00 00 59 7D
URL-Quoted %E5%A5%BD
HTML-Escape 好
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 好
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FB BF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B9 A5
Pīnyīn h
IRG_GSource G0-3A43
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3925
IRG_KPSource KP0-F3F
IRG_KSource K0-7B3F
IRG_TSource T1-476F
IRG_VSource V1-515
BigFive A66E
CCCII 213948
CNS1986 1-476F
CNS1992 1-476F
EACC 213948
GB0 2635
GB1 2635
Jis0 2505
KSC0 9131
MainlandTelegraph 1170
TaiwanTelegraph 1170
Xerox 241:114


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-597D
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) 好
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 好
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 好
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 好
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 好
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 好
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 好
Case Folding (cf) 好
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 好
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) 好
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-3A43
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3925
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F3F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7B3F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-476F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-515
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0518.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06053
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21028.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0255.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) A66E
kCangjie (kCangjie) VND
kCantonese (kCantonese) hou2 hou3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213948
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 378.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-476F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-476F
kCowles (kCowles) 1099 1100
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0518.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) good, excellent, fine; well
kEACC (kEACC) 213948
kFenn (kFenn) 552A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 150.10 151.01 151.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4744.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 1
kGB0 (kGB0) 2635
kGB1 (kGB1) 2635
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 1044a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21028.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) hǎo(6060) hāo(142) hào(115)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21028.010:hǎo,hào
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0871
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KONOMU SUKU YOI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2505
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0255.110
kKorean (kKorean) HO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F3F8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9131
kLau (kLau) 1193 1194
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1170
kMandarin (kMandarin) hǎo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2062
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 741 742
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06053
kNelson (kNelson) 1191
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 481
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1975+38.3.3 C+1975+39.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 303.08 419.01
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1170
kTang (kTang) *xɑ̀u *xɑ̌u
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) háo
kXerox (kXerox) 241:114
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0445.030:hǎo 0448.030:hào
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) 好
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) 好
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)