U+522E 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 shave, pare off, scrape. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is gu.

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+522E 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 AE
UTF-16 52 2E
UTF-32 00 00 52 2E
URL-Quoted %E5%88%AE
HTML-Escape 刮
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刮
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CE BE
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D1 E9
Pīnyīn gu
IRG_GSource G0-394E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5169
IRG_KPSource KP0-D4A
IRG_KSource K0-4E3E
IRG_TSource T1-4C30
BigFive A8ED
CCCII 213365
CNS1986 1-4C30
CNS1992 1-4C30
EACC 27605E
GB0 2546
GB1 2546
Jis0 4973
KSC0 4630
MainlandTelegraph 0450
TaiwanTelegraph 0450
Xerox 255:172


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-522E
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) 刮
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刮
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刮
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刮
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刮
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刮
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刮
Case Folding (cf) 刮
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刮
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) 刮
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) G0-394E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5169
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D4A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4E3E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4C30
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0314.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01943
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10335.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0138.290
kBigFive (kBigFive) A8ED
kCangjie (kCangjie) HRLN
kCantonese (kCantonese) gwaat3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213365
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 181.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4C30
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4C30
kCowles (kCowles) 2056
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0314.070
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) shave, pare off, scrape
kEACC (kEACC) 27605E
kFenn (kFenn) 707B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 263.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2260.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2546
kGB1 (kGB1) 2546
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 0302n
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10335.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) guā(105)
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0345
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KEZURU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KATSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4973
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0138.290
kKorean (kKorean) KWAL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D4A5
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4630
kLau (kLau) 1025
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0450
kMandarin (kMandarin) guā
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3518
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1366
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01943
kNelson (kNelson) 3857
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 736
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4256+18.2.6 C+4256+135.6.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 490.36
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0450
kTang (kTang) guæt
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 颳
kXerox (kXerox) 255:172
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0402.130:guā
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) 刮
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) 刮
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)