U+653E 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 put, release, free, liberate. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is f.

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+653E 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 94 BE
UTF-16 65 3E
UTF-32 00 00 65 3E
URL-Quoted %E6%94%BE
HTML-Escape 放
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 放
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DB AF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CA FC
Pīnyīn f
IRG_GSource G0-3745
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4A7C
IRG_KSource K0-5B2F
IRG_TSource T1-4D73
IRG_VSource V1-577
BigFive A9F1
CCCII 214240
CNS1986 1-4D73
CNS1992 1-4D73
EACC 214240
GB0 2337
GB1 2337
Jis0 4292
KSC0 5915
MainlandTelegraph 2397
TaiwanTelegraph 2397
Xerox 242:116


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-653E
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) 放
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 放
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 放
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 放
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 放
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 放
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 放
Case Folding (cf) 放
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 放
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) 放
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) G0-3745
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4A7C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DDB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5B2F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4D73
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-577
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0818.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 13133
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21451.110
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0469.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) A9F1
kCangjie (kCangjie) YSOK
kCantonese (kCantonese) fong3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214240
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 600.303
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4D73
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4D73
kCowles (kCowles) 795
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0818.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) put, release, free, liberate
kEACC (kEACC) 214240
kFenn (kFenn) 261A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 132.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0824.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 2337
kGB1 (kGB1) 2337
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0740i
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21451.110
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) fàng(2045)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21451.110:fàng,fǎng,fāng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1704
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HANASU HANATSU YURUSU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4292
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0469.030
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 25
kKorean (kKorean) PANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DDB7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5915
kLau (kLau) 718
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 2397
kMandarin (kMandarin) fàng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1807
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 534
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 13133
kNelson (kNelson) 2084
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 373
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3660+66.4.4 C+3660+70.4.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 66.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 66.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 313.04 426.48
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 2397
kTang (kTang) *biɑ̀ng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) phóng
kXerox (kXerox) 242:116
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0310.040:fàng
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) 放
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) 放
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)