U+5AE3 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 charming, fascinating; gay. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yān.

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+5AE3 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 A3
UTF-16 5A E3
UTF-32 00 00 5A E3
URL-Quoted %E5%AB%A3
HTML-Escape 嫣
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake å«£
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D5 C1
Pīnyīn yān
IRG_GSource G0-664C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5541
IRG_KPSource KP1-3DC
IRG_KSource K1-672D
IRG_TSource T1-684C
BigFive B9E4
CNS1986 1-684C
CNS1992 1-684C
GB0 7044
GB1 7044
Jis0 5333
KSC1 7113
MainlandTelegraph 1280
TaiwanTelegraph 1280
Xerox 272:154


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) 嫣
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 嫣
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 嫣
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 嫣
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 嫣
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 嫣
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 嫣
Case Folding (cf) 嫣
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 嫣
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) 嫣
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) G0-664C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5541
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3DC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-672D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-684C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0537.300
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06659
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21079.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0270.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) B9E4
kCangjie (kCangjie) VMYF
kCantonese (kCantonese) jin1
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 391.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-684C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-684C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0537.300
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) charming, fascinating; gay
kEACC (kEACC) 213A3D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4142.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 7044
kGB1 (kGB1) 7044
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21079.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21079.010:yān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0954
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) EN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5333
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0270.040
kKorean (kKorean) EN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3DCF
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7113
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1280
kMandarin (kMandarin) yān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7331
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 885b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06659
kNelson (kNelson) 1251
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1576
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4592+38.3.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 139.05 143.34 295.21 398.43
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1280
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 272:154
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1322.090:yān
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) 嫣
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) 嫣
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)