U+525E 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 carving or engraving knife; grave. 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+525E 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 89 9E
UTF-16 52 5E
UTF-32 00 00 52 5E
URL-Quoted %E5%89%9E
HTML-Escape 剞
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 剞
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D1 F0
IRG_GSource G0-585E
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J0-5170
IRG_KPSource KP1-37E
IRG_KSource K1-5B65
IRG_TSource T2-2E2C
BigFive D0E9
CNS1986 2-2E2C
CNS1992 2-2E2C
GB0 5662
GB1 5662
Jis0 4980
KPS1 37E2
KSC1 5969
MainlandTelegraph 8104
TaiwanTelegraph 0469
Xerox 277:164


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-525E
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) 剞
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 剞
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 剞
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 剞
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 剞
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 剞
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 剞
Case Folding (cf) 剞
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 剞
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) 剞
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) G0-585E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5170
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-37E
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-5B65
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-2E2C
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0321.060
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 02054
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10343.180
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0141.270
kBigFive (kBigFive) D0E9
kCangjie (kCangjie) KRLN
kCantonese (kCantonese) gei1 gei2
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 186.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-2E2C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-2E2C
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0321.060
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) carving or engraving knife; grave
kEACC (kEACC) 216B4D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4260.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 5662
kGB1 (kGB1) 5662
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10343.180
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10343.180:jī
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KIZAMU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KI
kJis0 (kJis0) 4980
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0141.270
kKorean (kKorean) KI
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 37E2
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 5969
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 8104
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 418
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1123i
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 02054
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 602
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4263+18.2.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 18.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 18.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 243.03
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0469
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kXerox (kXerox) 277:164
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0520.060:jī
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) 剞
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) 剞
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)