U+5208 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 cut off, reap, mow; sickle. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is .

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+5208 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 88
UTF-16 52 08
UTF-32 00 00 52 08
URL-Quoted %E5%88%88
HTML-Escape 刈
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刈
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E7 D4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B4 A2
IRG_GSource G0-5857
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3422
IRG_KSource K0-6754
IRG_TSource T1-4523
BigFive A4C2
CCCII 213354
CNS1986 1-4523
CNS1992 1-4523
EACC 213354
GB0 5655
GB1 5655
Jis0 2002
KSC0 7152
MainlandTelegraph 0435
TaiwanTelegraph 0435
Xerox 267:276


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5208
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) 刈
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刈
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刈
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刈
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刈
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刈
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刈
Case Folding (cf) 刈
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刈
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) 刈
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) G0-5857
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3422
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FCE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6754
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4523
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0307.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01859
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10323.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0136.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4C2
kCangjie (kCangjie) KLN
kCantonese (kCantonese) ngaai6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213354
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 177.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4523
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4523
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0307.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) cut off, reap, mow; sickle
kEACC (kEACC) 213354
kFenn (kFenn) 528H
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 224.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4200.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5655
kGB1 (kGB1) 5655
kGSR (kGSR) 0347b
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10323.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10323.070:yì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0329
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KARU KARI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) GAI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2002
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0136.100
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 177
kKorean (kKorean) YEY
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7152
kLau (kLau) 2306
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0435
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 2935
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2008b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01859
kNelson (kNelson) 0666
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 954
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1502+18.2.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 391.44
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0435
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kXerox (kXerox) 267:276
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1370.030:yì
z Variant (kZVariant) 苅
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) 刈
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) 刈
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)