U+5AD8 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 surname. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is léi.

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+5AD8 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 AB 98
UTF-16 5A D8
UTF-32 00 00 5A D8
URL-Quoted %E5%AB%98
HTML-Escape 嫘
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 嫘
Pīnyīn léi
IRG_GSource G0-6650
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_KPSource KP1-3DC
IRG_KSource K2-2D2F
IRG_TSource T1-684B
BigFive B9E3
CNS1986 1-684B
CNS1992 1-684B
GB0 7048
GB1 7048
MainlandTelegraph 1284
TaiwanTelegraph 1284
Xerox 257:321


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) 嫘
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嫘
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嫘
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嫘
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嫘
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嫘
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嫘
Case Folding (cf) 嫘
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嫘
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) 嫘
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6650
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3DC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2D2F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-684B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0537.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06641
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21077.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0269.240
kBigFive (kBigFive) B9E3
kCangjie (kCangjie) VWVF
kCantonese (kCantonese) leoi4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 391.206
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-684B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-684B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0537.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) surname
kEACC (kEACC) 213A3F
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4649.3
kGB0 (kGB0) 7048
kGB1 (kGB1) 7048
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21077.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21077.050:léi
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0956
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RUI RAI RE
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0269.240
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3DC1
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1284
kMandarin (kMandarin) léi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4222
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06641
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 842
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.11
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1284
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 257:321
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0685.120:léi
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) 嫘
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) 嫘
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)