U+5AA7 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 mythological snail goddess. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+5AA7 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 A7
UTF-16 5A A7
UTF-32 00 00 5A A7
URL-Quoted %E5%AA%A7
HTML-Escape 媧
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 媧
IRG_GSource G1-6634
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J3-2F79
IRG_KPSource KP1-3D9
IRG_KSource K1-6866
IRG_TSource T1-5E6A
IRG_VSource V1-522
BigFive B445
CCCII 217C24
CNS1986 1-5E6A
CNS1992 1-5E6A
EACC 217C24
GB1 7020
JIS0213 1,15,89
Jis1 2585
KSC1 7270
TaiwanTelegraph 1257
Xerox 274:170


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) 媧
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 媧
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 媧
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 媧
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 媧
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 媧
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 媧
Case Folding (cf) 媧
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 媧
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) 媧
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) ATM
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-6634
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J3-2F79
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3D9
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6866
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E6A
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-522
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0535.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06533
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21059.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0267.280
kBigFive (kBigFive) B445
kCangjie (kCangjie) VBBR
kCantonese (kCantonese) wo1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217C24
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 389.504
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E6A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E6A
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0535.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) mythological snail goddess
kEACC (kEACC) 217C24
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4742.7
kGB1 (kGB1) 7020
kGSR (kGSR) 0018d
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21059.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21059.040:wā
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KAI KE KA
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 1,15,89
kJis1 (kJis1) 2585
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0267.280
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 437
kKorean (kKorean) WAY KWA
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3D9F
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7270
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6997
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3775a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06533
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 700
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14463+38.3.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 093.15 166.09
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 娲
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1257
kTang (kTang) gua
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) oa
kXerox (kXerox) 274:170
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1176.091:wā
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) 媧
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) 媧
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)