U+9179 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 to pour out a libation; to sprinkle. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lèi.

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+9179 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 85 B9
UTF-16 91 79
UTF-32 00 00 91 79
URL-Quoted %E9%85%B9
HTML-Escape 酹
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 酹
Pīnyīn lèi
IRG_GSource G0-752A
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-7A45
IRG_KPSource KP1-7F1
IRG_KSource K1-5F31
IRG_TSource T2-4E5C
BigFive E474
CCCII 234069
CNS1986 2-4E5C
CNS1992 2-4E5C
EACC 234069
GB0 8510
GB1 8510
JIS0213 2,90,37
Jis1 6665
KPS1 7F13
KSC1 6317
MainlandTelegraph 6810
TaiwanTelegraph 6810
Xerox 301:045


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9179
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) 酹
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 酹
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 酹
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 酹
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 酹
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 酹
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 酹
Case Folding (cf) 酹
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 酹
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) 酹
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-752A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7A45
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-7F1
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5F31
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-4E5C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1783.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 39872
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63584.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1283.170
kBigFive (kBigFive) E474
kCangjie (kCangjie) MWBDI
kCantonese (kCantonese) laai6 lyut3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 234069
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1353.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-4E5C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-4E5C
kCowles (kCowles) 2160
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1783.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to pour out a libation; to sprinkle
kEACC (kEACC) 234069
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1264.3
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 8510
kGB1 (kGB1) 8510
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63584.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63584.050:lèi
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SOSOGU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RAI RUI RATSU RACHI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,90,37
kJis1 (kJis1) 6665
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1283.170
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 549
kKorean (kKorean) LOY
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 7F13
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 6317
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 6810
kMandarin (kMandarin) lèi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4135
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1434c 1672b 1680h
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 39872
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 835
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18805+164.7.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 164.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 164.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 382.20 389.20
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 儡
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6810
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 301:045
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0687.020:lèi
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) 酹
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) 酹
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)