U+59FA 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 name of an ancient state. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shēn.

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+59FA 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 BA
UTF-16 59 FA
UTF-32 00 00 59 FA
URL-Quoted %E5%A7%BA
HTML-Escape 姺
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 姺
Pīnyīn shēn
IRG_GSource G3-3C4F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-3D2
IRG_KSource K1-6570
IRG_TSource T2-2969
BigFive CE68
CNS1986 2-2969
CNS1992 2-2969
GB3 2847
KPS1 3D28
KSC1 6980
TaiwanTelegraph 8265
Xerox 302:267


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) 姺
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 姺
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 姺
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 姺
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 姺
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 姺
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 姺
Case Folding (cf) 姺
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 姺
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) 姺
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) G3-3C4F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3D2
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6570
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2969
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0527.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06249
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21044.140
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0261.150
kBigFive (kBigFive) CE68
kCangjie (kCangjie) VHGU
kCantonese (kCantonese) sin2
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 384.403
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2969
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2969
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0527.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) name of an ancient state
kEACC (kEACC) 217A5F
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4441.1
kGB3 (kGB3) 2847
kGSR (kGSR) 0478i
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21044.140
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21044.140:shēn,xiān
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN SEI SAI SON SEN
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0261.150
kKorean (kKorean) SIN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3D28
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6980
kMandarin (kMandarin) shēn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5720
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06249
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1199
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 109.25 288.15
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8265
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kXerox (kXerox) 302:267
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) 姺
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) 姺
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)