U+9059 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 far away, distant, remote. 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+9059 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 E9 81 99
UTF-16 90 59
UTF-32 00 00 90 59
URL-Quoted %E9%81%99
HTML-Escape 遙
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 遙
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E9 AB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) F4 A3
Pīnyīn y
IRG_GSource GE-404B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-7423
IRG_KSource K0-692B
IRG_TSource T1-6B43
IRG_VSource V1-695
BigFive BBBB
CCCII 215C47
CNS1986 1-6B43
CNS1992 1-6B43
Jis0 8403
KSC0 7311
TaiwanTelegraph 6674
Xerox 254:336


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9059
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) 遙
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 遙
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 遙
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 遙
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 遙
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 遙
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 遙
Case Folding (cf) 遙
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 遙
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) 遙
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) GE-404B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-7423
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FAB
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-692B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6B43
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-695
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1757.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 39035
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63873.021
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1262.250
kBigFive (kBigFive) BBBB
kCangjie (kCangjie) YBOU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215C47
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1329.304
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6B43
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6B43
kCowles (kCowles) 1400
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1757.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) far away, distant, remote
kEACC (kEACC) 4B5C47
kFenn (kFenn) 658E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 617.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 3730.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 1144k
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63873.021
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) yáo(23)
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4144
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HARUKA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 8403
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1262.250
kKorean (kKorean) YO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) FAB6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7311
kLau (kLau) 3513
kMandarin (kMandarin) yáo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7291
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 920f
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 39035
kNelson (kNelson) 4729
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1597
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+7476+162.4.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 162.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 162.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 148.23
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 遥
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6674
kTang (kTang) *iɛu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) diêu
kXerox (kXerox) 254:336
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) 遙
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) 遙
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)