U+5C6E 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 sprout; KangXi radical 45. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chè.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 3 other glyphs. In text U+5C6E behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 45 meaning "sprout" is 1 of 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 38 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 B1 AE
UTF-16 5C 6E
UTF-32 00 00 5C 6E
URL-Quoted %E5%B1%AE
HTML-Escape 屮
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake å±®
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D6 A5
Pīnyīn chè
IRG_GSource G0-6578
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5625
IRG_KPSource KP1-3F1
IRG_KSource K2-2E4C
IRG_TSource T2-212B
BigFive C94B
CCCII 222331
CNS1986 2-212B
CNS1992 2-212B
EACC 222331
GB0 6988
GB1 6988
Jis0 5405
MainlandTelegraph 1469
TaiwanTelegraph 1469
Xerox 324:060

Related Characters



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) 屮
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 屮
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 屮
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 屮
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 屮
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 屮
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 屮
Case Folding (cf) 屮
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 屮
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) 屮
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6578
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5625
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3F1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2E4C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-212B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0603.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07826
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21021.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0304.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) C94B
kCangjie (kCangjie) UL
kCantonese (kCantonese) cit3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 222331
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 451.602
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-212B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-212B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0603.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) sprout; KangXi radical 45
kEACC (kEACC) 222331
kFenn (kFenn) 659K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 23.13
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2240.7
kGB0 (kGB0) 6988
kGB1 (kGB1) 6988
kGSR (kGSR) 1052a
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21021.030
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21021.030:chè,cǎo
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⼬[U+2F2C]:21021.030
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HIDARI HIDARITE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SA
kJis0 (kJis0) 5405
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0304.100
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3F1C
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1469
kMandarin (kMandarin) chè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 283
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07826
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 213
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4658+45.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 45.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 45.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 500.47
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1469
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kXerox (kXerox) 324:060
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) 屮
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) 屮
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)