U+97FF 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 make sound, make noise; sound. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xi.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 2 other glyphs. In text U+97FF 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 9F BF
UTF-16 97 FF
UTF-32 00 00 97 FF
URL-Quoted %E9%9F%BF
HTML-Escape 響
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 響
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) FA C2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B6 C1
Pīnyīn xi
IRG_GSource G1-4F6C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3641
IRG_KPSource KP0-F3A
IRG_KSource K0-7A42
IRG_TSource T1-7B40
IRG_VSource V1-6B6
BigFive C554
CCCII 216036
CNS1986 1-7B40
CNS1992 1-7B40
EACC 456036
GB1 4776
Jis0 2233
KSC0 9034
TaiwanTelegraph 7302
Xerox 245:117

Related Characters

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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) 響
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 響
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 響
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 響
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 響
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 響
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 響
Case Folding (cf) 響
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 響
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) 響
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) G1-4F6C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3641
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-F3A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7A42
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7B40
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6B6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1914.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 43318'
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74498.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1398.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) C554
kCangjie (kCangjie) VLYTA
kCantonese (kCantonese) hoeng2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216036
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1474.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7B40
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7B40
kCowles (kCowles) 1047
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1914.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) make sound, make noise; sound
kEACC (kEACC) 456036
kFenn (kFenn) 365C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 168.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2760.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB1 (kGB1) 4776
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0714n
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74498.100
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) xiǎng(798)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74498.100:xiǎng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4493
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HIBIKU HIBIKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KYOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 2233
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1398.020
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 139
kKorean (kKorean) HYANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) F3A7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 9034
kLau (kLau) 1168
kMandarin (kMandarin) xiǎng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2559
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 709
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 43318'
kNelson (kNelson) 5114 5116
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 463
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1721+180.9.11 V+13726+180.9.13 V+20245+180.9.13 V+20246+180.9.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 180.11
Radical Stroke Count (Korean) (kRSKorean) 180.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 180.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 311.39
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 响
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 响
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7302
kTang (kTang) *xiɑ̌ng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 20
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) hướng
kXerox (kXerox) 245:117
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1259.011:xiǎng
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) 響
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) 響
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)