U+4F3C 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 resemble, similar to; as if, seem. 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+4F3C 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-16 4F 3C
UTF-32 00 00 4F 3C
URL-Quoted %E4%BC%BC
HTML-Escape 似
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake ä¼¼
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DE C4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BB F7
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-4B46
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3B77
IRG_KPSource KP0-E0C
IRG_KSource K0-5E44
IRG_TSource T1-487D
IRG_VSource V1-4B2
BigFive A6FC
CCCII 21313D
CNS1986 1-487D
CNS1992 1-487D
EACC 21313D
GB0 4338
GB1 4338
Jis0 2787
KSC0 6236
MainlandTelegraph 0138
TaiwanTelegraph 0138
Xerox 244:041


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) 似
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 似
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 似
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 似
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 似
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 似
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 似
Case Folding (cf) 似
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 似
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) 似
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) G0-4B46
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3B77
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E0C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5E44
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-487D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4B2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0205.160
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00485
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10127.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0097.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) A6FC
kCangjie (kCangjie) OVIO
kCantonese (kCantonese) ci5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21313D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 95.104
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-487D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-487D
kCowles (kCowles) 4868
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0205.160
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) resemble, similar to; as if, seem
kEACC (kEACC) 21313D
kFenn (kFenn) 431C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 482.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2820.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4338
kGB1 (kGB1) 4338
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0976h
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10127.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shì(599) sì(401)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10127.020:sì,shì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0120
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NIRU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) JI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2787
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0097.100
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 182
kKorean (kKorean) SA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E0CA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6236
kLau (kLau) 296
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0138
kMandarin (kMandarin) shì
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5593
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3559
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00485
kNelson (kNelson) 0376
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1551
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2245+9.2.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 251.26
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0138
kTang (kTang) *ziə̌ ziə̌
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tự
kXerox (kXerox) 244:041
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1054.020:shì 1090.080:sì
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) 似
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) 似
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)