U+59D8 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 illicit sexual relations. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is pīn.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+59D8 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 A7 98
UTF-16 59 D8
UTF-32 00 00 59 D8
URL-Quoted %E5%A7%98
HTML-Escape 姘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 姘
Pīnyīn pīn
IRG_GSource G0-6630
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_KPSource KP1-3D5
IRG_KSource K2-2C2F
IRG_TSource T1-505B
BigFive ABB9
CCCII 21396A
CNS1986 1-505B
CNS1992 1-505B
EACC 21396A
GB0 7016
GB1 7016
MainlandTelegraph 8280
TaiwanTelegraph 8281
Xerox 316:277

Related Characters



Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59D8
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) 姘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 姘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 姘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 姘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 姘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 姘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 姘
Case Folding (cf) 姘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 姘
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) 姘
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) G0-6630
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3D5
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2C2F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-505B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0525.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06199
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21047.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0259.160
kBigFive (kBigFive) ABB9
kCangjie (kCangjie) VTT
kCantonese (kCantonese) ping1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21396A
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-505B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-505B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0525.150
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) illicit sexual relations
kEACC (kEACC) 21396A
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4844.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 7016
kGB1 (kGB1) 7016
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21047.100 21059.060
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21047.100:pīn,pín 21059.060:pín,pīn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0902
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HIN HAU HEI
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0259.160
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3D5D
kLau (kLau) 2509
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 8280
kMandarin (kMandarin) pīn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5297
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06199
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1055
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 189.18 195.22
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8281
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 316:277
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0876.070:pīn
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) 姘
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) 姘
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)