U+5216 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 cutting off feet as form of punishment. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is yuè.

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+5216 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 96
UTF-16 52 16
UTF-32 00 00 52 16
URL-Quoted %E5%88%96
HTML-Escape 刖
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刖
Pīnyīn yuè
IRG_GSource G0-6B3E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J4-2337
IRG_KPSource KP1-37B
IRG_KSource K1-6957
IRG_TSource T1-4748
BigFive A647
CCCII 216B26
CNS1986 1-4748
CNS1992 1-4748
EACC 216B26
GB0 7530
GB1 7530
JIS0213 2,03,23
Jis1 1922
KPS1 37B8
KSC1 7355
MainlandTelegraph 0440
TaiwanTelegraph 0440
Xerox 277:163


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5216
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) 刖
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刖
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刖
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刖
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刖
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刖
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刖
Case Folding (cf) 刖
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刖
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) 刖
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) G0-6B3E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-2337
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-37B
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6957
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4748
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0309.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01900
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10327.070
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0137.250
kBigFive (kBigFive) A647
kCangjie (kCangjie) BLN
kCantonese (kCantonese) jyut6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216B26
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 177.502
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4748
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4748
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0309.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) cutting off feet as form of punishment
kEACC (kEACC) 216B26
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7220.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 7530
kGB1 (kGB1) 7530
kGSR (kGSR) 0306h
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10327.070
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10327.070:yuè
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KIRU AYAHUI
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,03,23
kJis1 (kJis1) 1922
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0137.250
kKorean (kKorean) WEL
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 37B8
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7355
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0440
kMandarin (kMandarin) yuè
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7697
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3684b
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01900
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1639
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+17311+18.2.4 C+17311+74.4.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 477.26 481.48 490.54
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0440
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kXerox (kXerox) 277:163
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1430.030:yuè
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) 刖
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) 刖
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)