U+59DA 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 handsome, elegant; surname. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yáo.

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+59DA 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 9A
UTF-16 59 DA
UTF-32 00 00 59 DA
URL-Quoted %E5%A7%9A
HTML-Escape 姚
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 姚
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E8 EE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D5 AD
Pīnyīn yáo
IRG_GSource G0-5226
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-552D
IRG_KSource K0-686E
IRG_TSource T1-5062
IRG_VSource V1-517
BigFive ABC0
CCCII 213972
CNS1986 1-5062
CNS1992 1-5062
EACC 213972
GB0 5006
GB1 5006
Jis0 5313
KSC0 7278
MainlandTelegraph 1202
TaiwanTelegraph 1202
Xerox 260:064


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) 姚
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 姚
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 姚
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 姚
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 姚
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 姚
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 姚
Case Folding (cf) 姚
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 姚
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) 姚
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) G0-5226
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-552D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FAA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-686E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5062
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-517
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0525.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06202
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21046.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0259.180
kBigFive (kBigFive) ABC0
kCangjie (kCangjie) VLMO
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213972
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 383.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5062
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5062
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0525.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) handsome, elegant; surname
kEACC (kEACC) 213972
kFenn (kFenn) 383H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 617.14
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4241.3
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 5006
kGB1 (kGB1) 5006
kGSR (kGSR) 1145d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21046.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21046.030:yáo,tiào,táo,yào
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0910
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UTSUKUSHII
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YOU CHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5313
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0259.180
kKorean (kKorean) YO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FAA3
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7278
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1202
kMandarin (kMandarin) yáo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7269
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 920g
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06202
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1221
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4572+38.3.6 V+13530+38.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 148.36
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1202
kTang (kTang) iɛu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) diêu
kXerox (kXerox) 260:064
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1340.130:yáo
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) 姚
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) 姚
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)