U+975B 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 indigo; any blue dye. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is diàn.

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+975B 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 9D 9B
UTF-16 97 5B
UTF-32 00 00 97 5B
URL-Quoted %E9%9D%9B
HTML-Escape 靛
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 靛
Pīnyīn diàn
IRG_GSource G0-3565
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-7B7E
IRG_KPSource KP1-84E
IRG_KSource K1-6C36
IRG_TSource T1-727A
BigFive C051
CCCII 215F72
CNS1986 1-727A
CNS1992 1-727A
GB0 2169
GB1 2169
JIS0213 2,91,94
Jis1 7122
KSC1 7622
MainlandTelegraph 7233
TaiwanTelegraph 7233
Xerox 262:323


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-975B
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) 靛
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 靛
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 靛
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 靛
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 靛
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 靛
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 靛
Case Folding (cf) 靛
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 靛
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) 靛
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) G0-3565
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7B7E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-84E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6C36
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-727A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1893.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42577
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64049.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1382.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) C051
kCangjie (kCangjie) QBJMO
kCantonese (kCantonese) din6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215F72
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1463.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-727A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-727A
kCowles (kCowles) 4166
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1893.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) indigo; any blue dye
kEACC (kEACC) 4B5F72
kFenn (kFenn) 138G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 522.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5328.1
kGB0 (kGB0) 2169
kGB1 (kGB1) 2169
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64049.020
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64049.020:diàn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4459
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) AI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TEN DEN
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,91,94
kJis1 (kJis1) 7122
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1382.020
kKorean (kKorean) CEN
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 84EB
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7622
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7233
kMandarin (kMandarin) diàn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6353
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3088
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42577
kNelson (kNelson) 5078
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1342
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18915+174.8.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 174.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 174.8
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7233
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 16
kXerox (kXerox) 262:323
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0242.030:diàn
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) 靛
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) 靛
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)