U+5205 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 to create, to make to invent; to begin. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chuāng.

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+5205 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 E5 88 85
UTF-16 52 05
UTF-32 00 00 52 05
URL-Quoted %E5%88%85
HTML-Escape 刅
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刅
Pīnyīn chuāng
IRG_GSource GE-2329
IRG_HSource H-89
IRG_JSource J1-3332
IRG_KSource K2-2456
IRG_TSource T3-2152
CCCII 236737
CNS1986 E-2152
CNS1992 3-2152
Jis1 1918


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5205
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) 刅
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刅
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刅
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刅
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刅
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刅
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刅
Case Folding (cf) 刅
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刅
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) 刅
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) GE-2329
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-89
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-3332
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2456
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-2152
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0304.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01852
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10323.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0136.030
kCangjie (kCangjie) SHC
kCantonese (kCantonese) cong1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 236737
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 174.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-2152
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-2152
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0304.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to create, to make to invent; to begin
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10323.010
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10323.010:chuāng
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KEZUSHIKERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU SHOU
kJis1 (kJis1) 1918
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0136.030
kKorean (kKorean) CHANG
kMandarin (kMandarin) chuāng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1462
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01852
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 254
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19183+18.2.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.2
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 創
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
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) 刅
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) 刅
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)