U+4E11 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 clown, comedian; 2nd terrestrial branch. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is cho.

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+4E11 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:

The Ox () is the 2nd of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. The Year of the Ox is denoted by the Earthly Branch character . In the Vietnamese zodiac, the water buffalo occupies the position of the Ox.


System Representation
UTF-8 E4 B8 91
UTF-16 4E 11
UTF-32 00 00 4E 11
URL-Quoted %E4%B8%91
HTML-Escape 丑
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 丑
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F5 E4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 AF
Pīnyīn cho
IRG_GSource G0-3373
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-312F
IRG_KSource K0-7564
IRG_TSource T1-4460
IRG_VSource V1-4A2
BigFive A4A1
CCCII 213028
CNS1986 1-4460
CNS1992 1-4460
EACC 275D30
GB0 1983
GB1 8809
Jis0 1715
KSC0 8568
MainlandTelegraph 0010
TaiwanTelegraph 0010
Xerox 253:252


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4E11
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) 丑
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 丑
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 丑
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 丑
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 丑
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 丑
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 丑
Case Folding (cf) 丑
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 丑
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) 丑
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) G0-3373
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-312F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EEC
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7564
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4460
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4A2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0154.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00023
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10012.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0077.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4A1
kCangjie (kCangjie) NG
kCantonese (kCantonese) cau2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213028
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 34.504
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4460
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4460
kCowles (kCowles) 472
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0154.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) clown, comedian; 2nd terrestrial branch
kEACC (kEACC) 275D30
kFenn (kFenn) 676G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 92.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1710.5
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 1983
kGB1 (kGB1) 8809
kGSR (kGSR) 1076a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10012.070
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) choǔ(31)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10012.070:chǒu
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0008
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) USHI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) CHUU CHU
kJis0 (kJis0) 1715
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0077.040
kKorean (kKorean) CHWUK CHWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EEC9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8568
kLau (kLau) 229
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0010
kMandarin (kMandarin) chǒu
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1330
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 179a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00023
kNelson (kNelson) 0013
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 90 1513
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1233+1.1.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 1.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 1.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 322.06
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0010
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 醜
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) sửu
kXerox (kXerox) 253:252
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0153.090:chǒu
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) 丑
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) 丑
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)