U+9C57 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 fish scales. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is lín.

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 1 other glyphs. In text U+9C57 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 B1 97
UTF-16 9C 57
UTF-32 00 00 9C 57
URL-Quoted %E9%B1%97
HTML-Escape 鱗
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 鱗
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D7 F7
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CE DA
Pīnyīn lín
IRG_GSource G1-415B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4E5A
IRG_KPSource KP0-D9E
IRG_KSource K0-5777
IRG_TSource T1-7C58
BigFive C5EC
CCCII 21622A
CNS1986 1-7C58
CNS1992 1-7C58
EACC 21622A
GB1 3359
Jis0 4658
KSC0 5587
TaiwanTelegraph 7673
Xerox 257:061

Related Characters

  • 鱗


  • 鱗


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-9C57
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) 鱗
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鱗
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鱗
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鱗
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鱗
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鱗
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鱗
Case Folding (cf) 鱗
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鱗
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) 鱗
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) G1-415B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4E5A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D9E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5777
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7C58
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 2010.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 46502
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74715.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1478.220
kBigFive (kBigFive) C5EC
kCangjie (kCangjie) NFFDQ
kCantonese (kCantonese) leon4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21622A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1531.506
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7C58
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7C58
kCowles (kCowles) 2520
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 2010.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) fish scales
kEACC (kEACC) 21622A
kFenn (kFenn) 275E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 310.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2935.9
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB1 (kGB1) 3359
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0387k
kHangul (kHangul) 린 인
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74715.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74715.010:lín
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4664
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UROKO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) RIN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4658
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1478.220
kKorean (kKorean) LIN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D9ED
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5587
kLau (kLau) 2015
kMandarin (kMandarin) lín
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4034
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1702
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 46502
kNelson (kNelson) 5334
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 852
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4002+195.11.13 V+14092+195.11.12
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 195.12
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 195.12
kSBGY (kSBGY) 103.36
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 鳞
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7673
kTang (kTang) *lin
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 23
kXerox (kXerox) 257:061
z Variant (kZVariant) 鱗
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) 鱗
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) 鱗
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)