U+98BB 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 floating in air, drifting with wind. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yáo.

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+98BB 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 A2 BB
UTF-16 98 BB
UTF-32 00 00 98 BB
URL-Quoted %E9%A2%BB
HTML-Escape 颻
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 颻
Pīnyīn yáo
IRG_GSource G5-505A
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-7C45
IRG_KPSource KP1-87E
IRG_KSource K2-6D78
IRG_TSource T2-6778
BigFive F3AD
CCCII 23504D
CNS1986 2-6778
CNS1992 2-6778
EACC 23504D
GB5 4858
JIS0213 2,92,37
Jis1 7234
TaiwanTelegraph 7371
Xerox 271:320


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) 颻
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 颻
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 颻
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 颻
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 颻
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 颻
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 颻
Case Folding (cf) 颻
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 颻
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) 颻
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) G5-505A
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-7C45
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-87E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-6D78
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-6778
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1936.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 43917
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74490.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1413.500
kBigFive (kBigFive) F3AD
kCangjie (kCangjie) BUHNI
kCantonese (kCantonese) jiu4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 23504D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1487.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-6778
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-6778
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1936.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) floating in air, drifting with wind
kEACC (kEACC) 23504D
kFenn (kFenn) 658H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 617.09
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2771.0
kGB5 (kGB5) 4858
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74490.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74490.070:yáo,yào
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) YOU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,92,37
kJis1 (kJis1) 7234
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1413.500
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 221
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 87ED
kMandarin (kMandarin) yáo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7292
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 920l
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 43917
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1597
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18946+182.9.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 182.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 182.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 148.27
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 飖
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7371
kTang (kTang) iɛu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 19
kXerox (kXerox) 271:320
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) 颻
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) 颻
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)