U+4F5C 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 make; work; compose, write; act, perform. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zu.

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+4F5C 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 BD 9C
UTF-16 4F 5C
UTF-32 00 00 4F 5C
URL-Quoted %E4%BD%9C
HTML-Escape 作
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 作
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) ED C2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BA EE
Pīnyīn zu
IRG_GSource G0-5777
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3A6E
IRG_KPSource KP0-E6C
IRG_KSource K0-6D42
IRG_TSource T1-4922
IRG_VSource V1-4B3
BigFive A740
CCCII 21313F
CNS1986 1-4922
CNS1992 1-4922
EACC 21313F
GB0 5587
GB1 5587
Jis0 2678
KSC0 7734
MainlandTelegraph 0155
TaiwanTelegraph 0155
Xerox 241:167


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) 作
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 作
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 作
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 作
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 作
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 作
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 作
Case Folding (cf) 作
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 作
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) 作
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) G0-5777
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3A6E
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E6C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6D42
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4922
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4B3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0210.010
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 00518
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10134.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0099.070
kBigFive (kBigFive) A740
kCangjie (kCangjie) OHS
kCantonese (kCantonese) zok3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21313F
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 99.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4922
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4922
kCowles (kCowles) 4610
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0210.010
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) make; work; compose, write; act, perform
kEACC (kEACC) 21313F
kFenn (kFenn) 150C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 551.07 552.02 553.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2821.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 5587
kGB1 (kGB1) 5587
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0806l
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10134.060
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) zuò(4832)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10134.060:zuò,zuō,zuó
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0123
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUKURU TSUKURI NASU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAKU SA
kJis0 (kJis0) 2678
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0099.070
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 1151
kKorean (kKorean) CAK CWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E6C4
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7734
kLau (kLau) 1549
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0155
kMandarin (kMandarin) zuò
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6780
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3450
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 00518
kNelson (kNelson) 0407
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 10 248
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2142+9.2.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 9.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 9.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 370.22 419.19 506.11
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0155
kTang (kTang) *tzɑk tzɑk
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tác
kXerox (kXerox) 241:167
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1550.030:zuō 1550.080:zuó 1553.030,1554.031:zuò
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) 作
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) 作
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)