U+52D9 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 affairs, business; must, should. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is wu.

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+52D9 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 8B 99
UTF-16 52 D9
UTF-32 00 00 52 D9
URL-Quoted %E5%8B%99
HTML-Escape 務
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 務
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D9 E2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) CC B3
Pīnyīn wu
IRG_GSource G1-4E71
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4C33
IRG_KSource K0-5962
IRG_TSource T1-592D
IRG_VSource V1-4D4
BigFive B0C8
CCCII 213433
CNS1986 1-592D
CNS1992 1-592D
EACC 213433
GB1 4681
Jis0 4419
KSC0 5766
TaiwanTelegraph 0523
Xerox 243:074


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-52D9
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) 務
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 務
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 務
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 務
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 務
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 務
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 務
Case Folding (cf) 務
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 務
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) 務
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-4E71
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4C33
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-DBD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5962
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-592D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4D4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0334.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 02394
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 42765.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0148.200
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0C8
kCangjie (kCangjie) NHOKS
kCantonese (kCantonese) mou6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213433
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 197.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-592D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-592D
kCowles (kCowles) 2729
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0334.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) affairs, business; must, should
kEACC (kEACC) 213433
kFenn (kFenn) 116B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 610.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 1822.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 4681
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 1109j
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 42765.090
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) wu(473) wù(445)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 42765.090:wù,wǔ,wú,máo,mào
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0389
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TSUTOMERU TSUTOME
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) MU
kJis0 (kJis0) 4419
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0148.200
kKorean (kKorean) MWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) DBD1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5766
kLau (kLau) 2178
kMandarin (kMandarin)
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7198
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1858
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 02394
kNelson (kNelson) 0728 3167
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 917
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+3775+19.2.9 C+3775+110.5.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 19.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 19.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 365.40
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 务
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0523
kTang (kTang) miò
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) vụ
kXerox (kXerox) 243:074
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1224.071:wù
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) 務
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) 務
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)