U+520E 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 behead, cut throat. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is wěn.

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+520E 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 8E
UTF-16 52 0E
UTF-32 00 00 52 0E
URL-Quoted %E5%88%8E
HTML-Escape 刎
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刎
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D9 FB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D1 E6
Pīnyīn wěn
IRG_GSource G0-5858
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5166
IRG_KSource K0-597B
IRG_TSource T1-4747
IRG_VSource V1-4C7
BigFive A646
CCCII 213359
CNS1986 1-4747
CNS1992 1-4747
EACC 213359
GB0 5656
GB1 5656
Jis0 4970
KSC0 5791
MainlandTelegraph 0437
TaiwanTelegraph 0437
Xerox 264:155


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-520E
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) 刎
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刎
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刎
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刎
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刎
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刎
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刎
Case Folding (cf) 刎
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刎
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) 刎
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) G0-5858
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5166
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DBE
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-597B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4747
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4C7
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0308.090
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01879
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10327.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0137.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) A646
kCangjie (kCangjie) PHLN
kCantonese (kCantonese) man5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213359
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 177.403
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4747
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4747
kCowles (kCowles) 2625
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0308.090
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) behead, cut throat
kEACC (kEACC) 213359
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2220.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5656
kGB1 (kGB1) 5656
kGSR (kGSR) 0503n
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10327.100
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10327.100:wěn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0334
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KUBIHANERU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) FUN BUN
kJis0 (kJis0) 4970
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0137.030
kKorean (kKorean) MWUN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DBE9
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5791
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0437
kMandarin (kMandarin) wěn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7137
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1784a
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01879
kNelson (kNelson) 0669
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 883
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4253+18.2.4
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 278.33
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0437
kTang (kTang) miə̌n
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) vẫn
kXerox (kXerox) 264:155
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1207.010:wěn
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) 刎
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) 刎
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)