U+4E0A 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 top; superior, highest; go up, send up. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is sh.

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+4E0A 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 E4 B8 8A
UTF-16 4E 0A
UTF-32 00 00 4E 0A
URL-Quoted %E4%B8%8A
HTML-Escape 上
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 上
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DF BE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BE E5
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-494F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3E65
IRG_KPSource KP0-E1C
IRG_KSource K0-5F3E
IRG_TSource T1-4438
IRG_VSource V1-4A2
BigFive A457
CCCII 213026
CNS1986 1-4438
CNS1992 1-4438
EACC 213026
GB0 4147
GB1 4147
Jis0 3069
KSC0 6330
MainlandTelegraph 0006
TaiwanTelegraph 0006
Xerox 241:052

Related Characters

  • ㆖
  • ㊤


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) 上
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 上
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 上
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 上
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 上
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 上
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 上
Case Folding (cf) 上
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 上
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) 上
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-494F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3E65
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E1C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5F3E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4438
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0145.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00013
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10005.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0076.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) A457
kCangjie (kCangjie) YM
kCantonese (kCantonese) soeng5 soeng6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213026
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 24.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4438
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4438
kCowles (kCowles) 3895 3896
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0145.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) top; superior, highest; go up, send up
kEACC (kEACC) 213026
kFenn (kFenn) 119A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 437.06 438.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2110.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 1
kGB0 (kGB0) 4147
kGB1 (kGB1) 4147
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0726a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10005.040
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shàng(12308) shang(392)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10005.040:shàng,shǎng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0006
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) UE KAMI NOBORU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JOU SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3069
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0076.070
kKorean (kKorean) SANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E1C2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6330
kLau (kLau) 2744 2745
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0006
kMandarin (kMandarin) shàng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5669
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2678 2679
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00013
kNelson (kNelson) 0798
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1160 1166
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2509+1.1.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 1.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 1.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 313.17 426.01
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0006
kTang (kTang) *zhiɑ̀ng zhiɑ̀ng zhiɑ̌ng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 3
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thượng
kXerox (kXerox) 241:052
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1002.050:shǎng 1002.100:shàng
z Variant (kZVariant) 丄
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) 上
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) 上
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)