U+9CE5 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 bird; KangXi radical 196. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ni.

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+9CE5 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 196 meaning "bird" is 1 of 6 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 11 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 750 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E9 B3 A5
UTF-16 9C E5
UTF-32 00 00 9C E5
URL-Quoted %E9%B3%A5
HTML-Escape 鳥
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake é³¥
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F0 E8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C4 BB
Pīnyīn ni
IRG_GSource G1-4471
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-443B
IRG_KPSource KP0-E9B
IRG_KSource K0-7068
IRG_TSource T1-5E24
IRG_VSource V1-6C6
BigFive B3BE
CCCII 21622F
CNS1986 1-5E24
CNS1992 1-5E24
EACC 21622F
GB1 3681
Jis0 3627
KSC0 8072
TaiwanTelegraph 7680
Xerox 244:125

Related Characters

  • ⿃


  • ⿃


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) 鳥
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 鳥
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 鳥
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 鳥
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 鳥
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 鳥
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 鳥
Case Folding (cf) 鳥
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 鳥
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) 鳥
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) G1-4471
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-443B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E9B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7068
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E24
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-6C6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 2012.250
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 46634
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 74613.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1480.520
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3BE
kCangjie (kCangjie) HAYF
kCantonese (kCantonese) niu5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21622F
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1533.102
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E24
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E24
kCowles (kCowles) 2920
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 2012.250
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) bird; KangXi radical 196
kEACC (kEACC) 21622F
kFenn (kFenn) 253C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 361.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2732.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB1 (kGB1) 3681
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 1116a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 74613.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) niǎo(190)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 74613.010:niǎo,diǎo,dǎo,què
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⿃[U+2FC3]:74613.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4668
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TORI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) CHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3627
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1480.520
kKorean (kKorean) CO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E9BF
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8072
kLau (kLau) 2391
kMandarin (kMandarin) niǎo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 4688
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2099
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 46634
kNelson (kNelson) 5340
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 982
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3031+196.11.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 196.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 196.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 295.43
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 鸟
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 7680
kTang (kTang) *děu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) điểu
kXerox (kXerox) 244:125
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0248.101:diǎo 0833.041:niǎo
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) 鳥
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) 鳥
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)