U+5202 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 knife; radical number 18. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is dāo.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+5202 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:

Radical 18 meaning "knife" is one of 23 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 2 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 377 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 88 82
UTF-16 52 02
UTF-32 00 00 52 02
URL-Quoted %E5%88%82
HTML-Escape 刂
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刂
Pīnyīn dāo
IRG_GSource G0-5856
IRG_HSource H-C8
IRG_JSource J4-2335
IRG_KSource K2-2454
IRG_TSource T4-212A
GB0 5654
GB1 5654
JIS0213 2,03,21
Jis1 1917
Xerox 324:310

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5202
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) 刂
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刂
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刂
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刂
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刂
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刂
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刂
Case Folding (cf) 刂
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刂
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) 刂
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-5856
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-C8
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2335
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2454
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T4-212A
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0304.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01847
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10320.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0136.010
kCangjie (kCangjie) LN
kCantonese (kCantonese) dou1
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0304.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) knife; radical number 18
kEACC (kEACC) 2D334F
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2200
kGB0 (kGB0) 5654
kGB1 (kGB1) 5654
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10320.010
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) RITSUTOU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TAU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,03,21
kJis1 (kJis1) 1917
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0136.010
kKorean (kKorean) TO
kMandarin (kMandarin) dāo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6124
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01847
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1128
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+14356+18.2.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.0
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 刀
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 2
kXerox (kXerox) 324:310
z Variant (kZVariant) 刀
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) 刂
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) 刂
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)