U+71B9 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 dim light, glimmer; warm, bright. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+71B9 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 E7 86 B9
UTF-16 71 B9
UTF-32 00 00 71 B9
URL-Quoted %E7%86%B9
HTML-Escape 熹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 熹
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FD F8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) DF F4
IRG_GSource G0-6C64
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5F74
IRG_KPSource KP0-F6A
IRG_KSource K0-7D78
IRG_TSource T1-713B
BigFive BF51
CCCII 214A27
CNS1986 1-713B
CNS1992 1-713B
EACC 214A27
GB0 7668
GB1 7668
Jis0 6384
KSC0 9388
MainlandTelegraph 3588
TaiwanTelegraph 3588
Xerox 270:364


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-71B9
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) 熹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 熹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 熹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 熹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 熹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 熹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 熹
Case Folding (cf) 熹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 熹
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) 熹
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) G0-6C64
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5F74
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F6A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7D78
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-713B
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1093.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19380
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32239.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0681.210
kBigFive (kBigFive) BF51
kCangjie (kCangjie) GRTF
kCantonese (kCantonese) hei1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 214A27
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 857.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-713B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-713B
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1093.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) dim light, glimmer; warm, bright
kEACC (kEACC) 214A27
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4033.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 7668
kGB1 (kGB1) 7668
kGSR (kGSR) 0955k
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32239.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32239.050:xī
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 2429
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) ABURU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KI
kJis0 (kJis0) 6384
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0681.210
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 129
kKorean (kKorean) HUY
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F6AC
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9388
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 3588
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2439
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 694j
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19380
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 455
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+5583+86.4.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 86.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 86.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 062.36
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3588
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 270:364
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1226.040:xī
z Variant (kZVariant) 熺
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) 熹
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) 熹
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)