U+97AD 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 whip; whip; string of firecrackers. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is bi.

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+97AD 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 9E AD
UTF-16 97 AD
UTF-32 00 00 97 AD
URL-Quoted %E9%9E%AD
HTML-Escape 鞭
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鞭
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F8 BD
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CA DC
Pīnyīn bi
IRG_GSource G0-315E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4A5C
IRG_KPSource KP0-F1B
IRG_KSource K0-783D
IRG_TSource T1-776A
BigFive C340
CCCII 216028
CNS1986 1-776A
CNS1992 1-776A
EACC 216028
GB0 1762
GB1 1762
Jis0 4260
KSC0 8829
MainlandTelegraph 7267
TaiwanTelegraph 7267
Xerox 255:113


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 鞭
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鞭
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鞭
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鞭
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鞭
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鞭
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鞭
Case Folding (cf) 鞭
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鞭
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) 鞭
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) G0-315E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4A5C
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F1B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-783D
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-776A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1904.300
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 42937
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74343.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1390.090
kBigFive (kBigFive) C340
kCangjie (kCangjie) TJOMK
kCantonese (kCantonese) bin1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216028
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1468.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-776A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-776A
kCowles (kCowles) 3288
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1904.300
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) whip; whip; string of firecrackers
kEACC (kEACC) 216028
kFenn (kFenn) 834C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 408.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4154.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 1762
kGB1 (kGB1) 1762
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0221c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74343.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) biān(48)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74343.060:biān
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4479
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MUCHI MUCHIUTSU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) HEN BEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4260
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1390.090
kKorean (kKorean) PHYEN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F1B1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8829
kLau (kLau) 95
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 7267
kMandarin (kMandarin) biān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5227
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2356
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 42937
kNelson (kNelson) 5104
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1047
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3628+177.9.9 V+20291+177.9.9
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 177.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 177.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 141.30
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7267
kTang (kTang) *biɛn
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 18
kXerox (kXerox) 255:113
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0063.010:biān
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) 鞭
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) 鞭
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)