U+59BE 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 concubine. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is qiè.

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+59BE 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 A6 BE
UTF-16 59 BE
UTF-32 00 00 59 BE
URL-Quoted %E5%A6%BE
HTML-Escape 妾
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 妾
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F4 DD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BE AA
Pīnyīn qiè
IRG_GSource G0-662A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3E2A
IRG_KSource K0-745D
IRG_TSource T1-4C65
IRG_VSource V1-516
BigFive A963
CCCII 213958
CNS1986 1-4C65
CNS1992 1-4C65
EACC 213958
GB0 7010
GB1 7010
Jis0 3010
KSC0 8461
MainlandTelegraph 1190
TaiwanTelegraph 1190
Xerox 262:276


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 妾
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 妾
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 妾
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 妾
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 妾
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 妾
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 妾
Case Folding (cf) 妾
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 妾
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) 妾
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) G0-662A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3E2A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EDC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-745D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4C65
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-516
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0523.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06147
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21040.080
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0257.390
kBigFive (kBigFive) A963
kCangjie (kCangjie) YTV
kCantonese (kCantonese) cip3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213958
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 380.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4C65
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4C65
kCowles (kCowles) 4768
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0523.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) concubine
kEACC (kEACC) 213958
kFenn (kFenn) 85G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 57.12
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0040.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 7010
kGB1 (kGB1) 7010
kGSR (kGSR) 0635a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21040.080
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21040.080:qiè
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0886
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MEKAKE WARAWA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3010
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0257.390
kKorean (kKorean) CHEP
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8461
kLau (kLau) 326
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1190
kMandarin (kMandarin) qiè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 814
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3384
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06147
kNelson (kNelson) 3346
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 206 767
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2450+38.3.5 C+2450+117.5.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 540.17
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1190
kTang (kTang) *tsziɛp
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thiếp
kXerox (kXerox) 262:276
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0923.090:qiè
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) 妾
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) 妾
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)