U+5DDD 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 stream, river; flow; boil. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chuān.

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+5DDD 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 47 meaning "river" is 1 of 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 26 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 B7 9D
UTF-16 5D DD
UTF-32 00 00 5D DD
URL-Quoted %E5%B7%9D
HTML-Escape 川
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 川
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F4 B9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C0 EE
Pīnyīn chuān
IRG_GSource G0-3428
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-406E
IRG_KSource K0-7439
IRG_TSource T1-4455
IRG_VSource V1-535
BigFive A474
CCCII 213C34
CNS1986 1-4455
CNS1992 1-4455
EACC 213C34
GB0 2008
GB1 2008
Jis0 3278
KSC0 8425
MainlandTelegraph 1557
TaiwanTelegraph 1557
Xerox 246:334


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) 川
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 川
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 川
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 川
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 川
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 川
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 川
Case Folding (cf) 川
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 川
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) 川
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) G0-3428
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-406E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EDA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7439
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4455
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-535
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0624.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 08673
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10032.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0323.230
kBigFive (kBigFive) A474
kCangjie (kCangjie) LLL
kCantonese (kCantonese) cyun1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213C34
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 462.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4455
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4455
kCowles (kCowles) 604
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0624.070
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) stream, river; flow; boil
kEACC (kEACC) 213C34
kFenn (kFenn) 425E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 102.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2200.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2008
kGB1 (kGB1) 2008
kGSR (kGSR) 0462a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10032.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10032.020:chuān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1131
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAWA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 3278
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0323.230
kKorean (kKorean) CHEN
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8425
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1557
kMandarin (kMandarin) chuān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1439
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 376
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 08673
kNelson (kNelson) 1447
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 273
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2706+47.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 47.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 47.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 140.48
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 巛
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1557
kTang (kTang) *chiuɛn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) xuyên
kXerox (kXerox) 246:334
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0163.010:chuān
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) 川
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) 川
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)