U+5231 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 establish, create; knife cut. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chuàng.

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+5231 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 B1
UTF-16 52 31
UTF-32 00 00 52 31
URL-Quoted %E5%88%B1
HTML-Escape 刱
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 刱
Pīnyīn chuàng
IRG_GSource G5-3423
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J1-333A
IRG_KPSource KP1-37C
IRG_KSource K1-6E68
IRG_TSource T2-2554
BigFive CBD4
CCCII 216B33
CNS1986 2-2554
CNS1992 2-2554
GB5 2003
Jis1 1926
KSC1 7872
TaiwanTelegraph 8123
Xerox 322:143


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5231
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) 刱
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 刱
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 刱
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 刱
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 刱
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 刱
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 刱
Case Folding (cf) 刱
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 刱
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) 刱
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) G5-3423
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J1-333A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-37C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6E68
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2554
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0315.030
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 01953
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10332.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0138.390
kBigFive (kBigFive) CBD4
kCangjie (kCangjie) TTSHI
kCantonese (kCantonese) cong1 cong3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 216B33
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 181.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2554
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2554
kCowles (kCowles) 585
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0315.030
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) establish, create; knife cut
kEACC (kEACC) 2D6B33
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 8745.0
kGB5 (kGB5) 2003
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10332.060
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) HAJIMERU KIZUTSUKU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU SHOU
kJis1 (kJis1) 1926
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0138.390
kKorean (kKorean) CHANG
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 37CE
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7872
kMandarin (kMandarin) chuàng
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 341
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 01953
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 103
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+19187+18.2.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 426.16
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 創
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 8123
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
kXerox (kXerox) 322:143
z Variant (kZVariant) 剏
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) 刱
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) 刱
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)