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Glyph for U+59E5
Source: Noto CJK

U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideo­graph-​59E5

U+59E5 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 maternal grandmother; midwife. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lǎo.

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+59E5 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
23013
UTF-8 E5 A7 A5
UTF-16 59 E5
UTF-32 00 00 59 E5
URL-Quoted %E5%A7%A5
HTML-Escape 姥
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 姥
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 B8
Pīnyīn lǎo

Elsewhere

Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59E5
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+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Case Folding Glyph for U+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
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+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
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+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
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+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
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+59E5 CJK Unified Ideograph-59E5
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
Big Five Mapping ABBE
CCCII Mapping 21396D
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-5060
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-5060
Cangjie Input Code VJKP
kCantonese mou5
kCihaiT 384.106
kDaeJaweon 0526.080
Unihan Definition maternal grandmother; midwife
kEACC 21396D
kFenn 189G
kFennIndex 290.03 350.07
kFourCornerCode 4441.1
kFrequency 5
kGB0 3249
kGB1 3249
kHKGlyph 0907
kHanYu 21042.100
kHangul 모:1N
kHanyuPinyin 21042.100:mǔ,lǎo
kIICore AGTJHM
kIRGDaeJaweon 0526.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 06216
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 21042.100
kIRGKangXi 0260.090
kIRG_GSource G0-4051
kIRG_HSource HB1-ABBE
kIRG_JSource J0-3138
kIRG_KPSource KP1-3D27
kIRG_KSource K1-604A
kIRG_TSource T1-5060
kIRG_VSource V1-5178
kJapaneseKun UBA BABA
kJapaneseOn BO MO
kJinmeiyoKanji 2010
kJis0 1724
kKPS1 3D27
kKSC1 6442
kKangXi 0260.090
kKarlgren 515
kKorean MO
kKoreanName 2015
kMainlandTelegraph 1209
kMandarin lǎo
kMatthews 4583
kMorohashi 06216
kNelson 1213
kPhonetic 824
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+1242+38.3.6 C+1242+125.6.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 38.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 38.6
kSBGY 264.24
Semantic Variant Glyph for U+59C6 U+59C6
Specialized Semantic Variant Glyph for U+59C6 U+59C6
kTGH 2013:1736
kTGHZ2013 211.060:lǎo
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 1209
kTang
Stroke Number 9
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJMT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation mụ
kXHC1983 0682.050:lǎo 0805.070:mǔ
Xerox Code 257:130