U+5B4D 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yán.

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+5B4D 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 AD 8D
UTF-16 5B 4D
UTF-32 00 00 5B 4D
URL-Quoted %E5%AD%8D
HTML-Escape 孍
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 孍
Pīnyīn yán
IRG_GSource G3-3C5B
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-3E1
IRG_KSource K2-2D5A
IRG_TSource T2-6F24
BigFive F7D5
CCCII 217D78
CNS1986 2-6F24
CNS1992 2-6F24
GB3 2859
KPS1 3E16


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) 孍
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 孍
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 孍
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 孍
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 孍
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 孍
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 孍
Case Folding (cf) 孍
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 孍
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) 孍
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) CT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G3-3C5B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3E1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2D5A
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-6F24
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0543.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06916
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21091.170
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0274.270
kBigFive (kBigFive) F7D5
kCangjie (kCangjie) VRRK
kCCCII (kCCCII) 217D78
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-6F24
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-6F24
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0543.030
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4644.8
kGB3 (kGB3) 2859
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21091.170
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21091.170:yán,yǎn
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GEN GON
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0274.270
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3E16
kMandarin (kMandarin) yán
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06916
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.20
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.20
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 22
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) 孍
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) 孍
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)