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Glyph for U+FF59
Source: Noto Serif Tangut

U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y

U+FF59 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+FF00 to U+FFEF Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Lowercase Letter and is mainly used in the Latin script. It is related to its uppercase variant Glyph for U+FF39 Fullwidth Latin Capital Letter Y and its titlecase variant Glyph for U+FF39 Fullwidth Latin Capital Letter Y.

The glyph is a Wide composition of the glyph Glyph for U+0079 Latin Small Letter Y. It has a Fullwidth 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+FF59 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Lower for sentence and Alphabetic Letter for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Y, or y, is the twenty-fifth and penultimate letter of the Latin alphabet, used in the modern English alphabet, the alphabets of other western European languages and others worldwide. According to some authorities, it is the sixth (or seventh if including W) vowel letter of the English alphabet. In the English writing system, it mostly represents a vowel and seldom a consonant, and in other orthographies it may represent a vowel or a consonant. Its name in English is wye (pronounced ), plural wyes.

Representations

System Representation
65369
UTF-8 EF BD 99
UTF-16 FF 59
UTF-32 00 00 FF 59
URL-Quoted %EF%BD%99
HTML hex reference y
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ï½™
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) A3 F9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) A3 F9
Adobe Glyph List ymonospace

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Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name FULLWIDTH LATIN SMALL LETTER Y
Unicode 1 Name
Block Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
General Category Lowercase Letter
Script Latin
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type Wide
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+0079 Latin Small Letter Y
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+FF39 Fullwidth Latin Capital Letter Y
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+FF39 Fullwidth Latin Capital Letter Y
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+FF39 Fullwidth Latin Capital Letter Y
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+FF39 Fullwidth Latin Capital Letter Y
Case Folding Glyph for U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
IDSU 0
ID_Compat_Math_Continue 0
ID_Compat_Math_Start 0
Ideographic
InCB None
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+0079 Latin Small Letter Y
NFKC Quick Check No
NFKC_SCF Glyph for U+0079 Latin Small Letter Y
NFKD Quick Check No
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Lower
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Alphabetic Letter
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Fullwidth
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+FF59 Fullwidth Latin Small Letter Y
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U