U+8E59 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 urgent, suddenly; grieve, lament. 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+8E59 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 B9 99
UTF-16 8E 59
UTF-32 00 00 8E 59
URL-Quoted %E8%B9%99
HTML-Escape 蹙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蹙
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F5 EC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) ED A6
IRG_GSource G0-753E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6D26
IRG_KSource K0-756C
IRG_TSource T1-7744
BigFive C2D9
CCCII 215A79
CNS1986 1-7744
CNS1992 1-7744
EACC 215A79
GB0 8530
GB1 8530
Jis0 7706
KSC0 8576
MainlandTelegraph 6464
TaiwanTelegraph 6464
Xerox 267:120


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8E59
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) 蹙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蹙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蹙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蹙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蹙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蹙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蹙
Case Folding (cf) 蹙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蹙
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) 蹙
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) G0-753E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6D26
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EED
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-756C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7744
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1704.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 37790
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63733.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1232.060
kBigFive (kBigFive) C2D9
kCangjie (kCangjie) IFRYO
kCantonese (kCantonese) cuk1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215A79
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1293.508
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7744
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7744
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1704.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) urgent, suddenly; grieve, lament
kEACC (kEACC) 215A79
kFenn (kFenn) 123H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 558.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5380.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 8530
kGB1 (kGB1) 8530
kGSR (kGSR) 1031t
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63733.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63733.090:cù
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4005
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SEMARU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHUKU SEKI
kJis0 (kJis0) 7706
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1232.060
kKorean (kKorean) CHWUK
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EED1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8576
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 6464
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6843
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3494a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 37790
kNelson (kNelson) 0254
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 175
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6821+157.7.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 157.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 157.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 457.11
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6464
kTang (kTang) tziuk
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXerox (kXerox) 267:120
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0181.080:cù
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) 蹙
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) 蹙
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)