U+5A9F 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 lust after, act indecently; lewd. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xiè.

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+5A9F 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 AA 9F
UTF-16 5A 9F
UTF-32 00 00 5A 9F
URL-Quoted %E5%AA%9F
HTML-Escape 媟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 媟
Pīnyīn xiè
IRG_GSource G5-402F
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-2562
IRG_KPSource KP1-3D8
IRG_KSource K1-6449
IRG_TSource T2-3A79
BigFive D8B7
CCCII 217B71
CNS1986 2-3A79
CNS1992 2-3A79
EACC 217B71
GB5 3215
JIS0213 2,05,66
Jis1 2582
KSC1 6841
TaiwanTelegraph 1255
Xerox 302:276


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) 媟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 媟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 媟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 媟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 媟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 媟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 媟
Case Folding (cf) 媟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 媟
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) 媟
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) G5-402F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2562
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3D8
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6449
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3A79
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0534.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06524
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21063.150
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0267.190
kBigFive (kBigFive) D8B7
kCangjie (kCangjie) VPTD
kCantonese (kCantonese) sit3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217B71
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 389.403
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3A79
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3A79
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0534.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) lust after, act indecently; lewd
kEACC (kEACC) 217B71
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4449.1
kGB5 (kGB5) 3215
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21063.150
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21063.150:xiè
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SETSU SECHI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,05,66
kJis1 (kJis1) 2582
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0267.190
kKorean (kKorean) SEL
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3D8A
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6841
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2648
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2821d
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06524
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1590
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17503+38.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 496.35
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1255
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 302:276
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1277.070:xiè
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) 媟
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) 媟
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)