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Glyph for U+5988
Source: Noto CJK

U+5988 CJK UNIFIED IDEO­GRAPH-​5988

U+5988 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as mother, mama. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+5988 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

Representations

System Representation
22920
UTF-8 E5 A6 88
UTF-16 59 88
UTF-32 00 00 59 88
URL-Quoted %E5%A6%88
HTML-Escape 妈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 妈
Pīnyīn

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5988
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Case Folding Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+5988 CJK Unified Ideograph-5988
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
CCCII Mapping 273A36
Cangjie Input Code VNVM
kCantonese maa1
Unihan Definition mother, mama
kEACC 273A36
kFourCornerCode 4742
kFrequency 3
kGB0 3472
kHanYu 21029.050
kHanyuPinlu mā(1288) ma(719)
kIICore AG
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 21029.050
kIRGKangXi 0256.041
kIRG_GSource G0-4268
kKangXi 0256.041
kMainlandTelegraph 1265
kMandarin
kPhonetic 990*
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 38.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 38.3
kTGH 2013:583
kTGHZ2013 240.040:mā
Stroke Number 6
Traditional Variant Glyph for U+5ABD U+5ABD
UnihanCore2020 Set G
kXHC1983 0753.090:mā