U+4F38 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 extend, stretch out, open up; trust. 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+4F38 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 BC B8
UTF-16 4F 38
UTF-32 00 00 4F 38
URL-Quoted %E4%BC%B8
HTML-Escape 伸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 伸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 DF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BF AD
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-496C
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3F2D
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5C
IRG_KSource K0-635F
IRG_TSource T1-487A
BigFive A6F9
CCCII 21313A
CNS1986 1-487A
CNS1992 1-487A
EACC 21313A
GB0 4176
GB1 4176
Jis0 3113
KSC0 6763
MainlandTelegraph 0135
TaiwanTelegraph 0135
Xerox 245:304


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-4F38
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) 伸
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 伸
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 伸
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 伸
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 伸
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 伸
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 伸
Case Folding (cf) 伸
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 伸
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) 伸
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) G0-496C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3F2D
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-635F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-487A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0205.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00481
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10133.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0097.060
kBigFive (kBigFive) A6F9
kCangjie (kCangjie) OLWL
kCantonese (kCantonese) san1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21313A
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 95.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-487A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-487A
kCowles (kCowles) 3831
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0205.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) extend, stretch out, open up; trust
kEACC (kEACC) 21313A
kFenn (kFenn) 824D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 443.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2520.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 4176
kGB1 (kGB1) 4176
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0385f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10133.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shēn(307)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10133.020:shēn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0117
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NOBIRU NOBASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN
kJis0 (kJis0) 3113
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0097.060
kKorean (kKorean) SIN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5C6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6763
kLau (kLau) 2658
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0135
kMandarin (kMandarin) shēn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5713
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2627
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00481
kNelson (kNelson) 0403
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1126
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2547+9.2.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 103.01
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0135
kTang (kTang) *shin shin
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kXerox (kXerox) 245:304
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1017.040:shēn
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) 伸
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) 伸
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)