U+85F9 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 lush; affable, friendly. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ǎī(9).

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+85F9 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 E8 97 B9
UTF-16 85 F9
UTF-32 00 00 85 F9
URL-Quoted %E8%97%B9
HTML-Escape 藹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 藹
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E9 BD
Pīnyīn ǎī(9)
IRG_GSource G1-302A
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-693D
IRG_KPSource KP1-707
IRG_KSource K1-6665
IRG_TSource T1-7A32
BigFive C4A7
CCCII 215637
CNS1986 1-7A32
CNS1992 1-7A32
EACC 215637
GB1 1610
Jis0 7329
KPS1 707D
KSC1 7069
TaiwanTelegraph 5676
Xerox 257:054


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-85F9
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) 藹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 藹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 藹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 藹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 藹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 藹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 藹
Case Folding (cf) 藹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 藹
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) 藹
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-302A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-693D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-707
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6665
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7A32
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1533.050
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 32397
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53328.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1067.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) C4A7
kCangjie (kCangjie) TYRV
kCantonese (kCantonese) oi2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215637
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1176.503
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7A32
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7A32
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1533.050
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) lush; affable, friendly
kEACC (kEACC) 215637
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4462.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 1610
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0313a'
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53328.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) ǎi(19)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53328.030:ǎi
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3563
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OOI MAMEMAMESHII
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) AI ATSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7329
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1067.070
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 230
kKorean (kKorean) AY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 707D
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7069
kMandarin (kMandarin) ǎi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 15
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2146
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 32397
kNelson (kNelson) 4094
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1592
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6468+140.3.16
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.16
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.16
kSBGY (kSBGY) 380.08
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 蔼
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5676
kTang (kTang) qɑ̀i
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kXerox (kXerox) 257:054
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) 藹
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) 藹
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)