U+6291 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 press down, repress; curb, hinder. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is y.

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+6291 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 E6 8A 91
UTF-16 62 91
UTF-32 00 00 62 91
URL-Quoted %E6%8A%91
HTML-Escape 抑
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 抑
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E5 E4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CD DE
Pīnyīn y
IRG_GSource G0-5256
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4D5E
IRG_KPSource KP0-F8B
IRG_KSource K0-6564
IRG_TSource T1-4A4F
IRG_VSource V1-565
BigFive A7ED
CCCII 214034
CNS1986 1-4A4F
CNS1992 1-4A4F
EACC 214034
GB0 5054
GB1 5054
Jis0 4562
KSC0 6968
MainlandTelegraph 2117
TaiwanTelegraph 2117
Xerox 260:277


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-6291
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) 抑
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 抑
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 抑
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 抑
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 抑
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 抑
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 抑
Case Folding (cf) 抑
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 抑
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) 抑
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) G0-5256
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4D5E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F8B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6564
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4A4F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-565
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0768.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 11883
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 31841.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0421.090
kBigFive (kBigFive) A7ED
kCangjie (kCangjie) QHVL
kCantonese (kCantonese) jik1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214034
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 563.104
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4A4F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4A4F
kCowles (kCowles) 5206
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0768.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) press down, repress; curb, hinder
kEACC (kEACC) 214034
kFenn (kFenn) 308G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 223.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5702.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 5054
kGB1 (kGB1) 5054
kGSR (kGSR) 0915a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 31841.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yì(53)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 31841.070:yì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1503
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OSAERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YOKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4562
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0421.090
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 5
kKorean (kKorean) EK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F8B5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6968
kLau (kLau) 3437
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2117
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3031
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3894
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 11883
kNelson (kNelson) 1851
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 974
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3912+64.3.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 64.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 64.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 526.28
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2117
kTang (kTang) qiək
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) ức
kXerox (kXerox) 260:277
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1369.020:yì
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) 抑
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) 抑
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)