U+59DF 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gāi.

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+59DF 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 9F
UTF-16 59 DF
UTF-32 00 00 59 DF
URL-Quoted %E5%A7%9F
HTML-Escape 姟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 姟
Pīnyīn gāi
IRG_GSource G5-3F6F
IRG_JSource J1-3942
IRG_KSource K2-2C31
IRG_TSource T3-2C21
CCCII 217A42
CNS1986 E-2C21
CNS1992 3-2C21
GB5 3179
Jis1 2534


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) 姟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 姟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 姟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 姟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 姟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 姟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 姟
Case Folding (cf) 姟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 姟
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) 姟
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G5-3F6F
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-3942
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2C31
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2C21
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0526.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06209
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21047.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0260.010
kCangjie (kCangjie) VYVO
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217A42
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 386.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2C21
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2C21
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0526.020
kGB5 (kGB5) 3179
kGSR (kGSR) 0937l
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21047.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21047.090:gāi
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAI
kJis1 (kJis1) 2534
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0260.010
kMandarin (kMandarin) gāi
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06209
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 490
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19310+38.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 099.34
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
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) 姟
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) 姟
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)