U+5B9C 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 suitable, right, fitting, proper. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yi.

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+5B9C 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 AE 9C
UTF-16 5B 9C
UTF-32 00 00 5B 9C
URL-Quoted %E5%AE%9C
HTML-Escape 宜
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 宜
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EB F1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B5 B9
Pīnyīn yi
IRG_GSource G0-524B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3539
IRG_KSource K0-6B71
IRG_TSource T1-4C7B
IRG_VSource V1-525
BigFive A979
CNS1986 1-4C7B
CNS1992 1-4C7B
GB0 5043
GB1 5043
Jis0 2125
KSC0 7581
MainlandTelegraph 1355
TaiwanTelegraph 1355
Xerox 250:061


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) 宜
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 宜
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 宜
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 宜
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 宜
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 宜
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 宜
Case Folding (cf) 宜
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 宜
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) 宜
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) G0-524B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3539
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FDD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6B71
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4C7B
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-525
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0561.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07111
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20920.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0284.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) A979
kCangjie (kCangjie) JBM
kCantonese (kCantonese) ji4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 416.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4C7B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4C7B
kCowles (kCowles) 1265
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0561.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) suitable, right, fitting, proper
kEACC (kEACC) 213A6E
kFenn (kFenn) 624aB
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 218.03 221.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3010.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 5043
kGB1 (kGB1) 5043
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0021a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20920.050 20920.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yi(58) yí(38)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20920.050,20920.060:yí
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1004
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YOROSHII MUBE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2125
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0284.030
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 196
kKorean (kKorean) UY
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7581
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1355
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2993
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 849
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07111
kNelson (kNelson) 1290
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 97 1541
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1619+40.3.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 40.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 40.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 045.04
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 宐
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1355
kTang (kTang) *ngyɛ
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) nghi
kXerox (kXerox) 250:061
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1360.030:yí
z Variant (kZVariant) 冝
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) 宜
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) 宜
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)