U+52DE 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 labor, toil, do manual work. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is l.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+52DE 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 9E
UTF-16 52 DE
UTF-32 00 00 52 DE
URL-Quoted %E5%8B%9E
HTML-Escape 勞
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 勞
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) D6 CC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D2 A9
Pīnyīn l
IRG_GSource G1-404D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5229
IRG_KPSource KP0-D8C
IRG_KSource K0-564C
IRG_TSource T1-5E38
IRG_VSource V1-4D4
BigFive B3D2
CCCII 213435
CNS1986 1-5E38
CNS1992 1-5E38
EACC 213435
GB1 3245
Jis0 5009
KSC0 5444
TaiwanTelegraph 0525
Xerox 242:314

Related Characters

  • 勞


  • 勞


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 勞
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 勞
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 勞
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 勞
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 勞
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 勞
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 勞
Case Folding (cf) 勞
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 勞
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) 勞
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-404D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5229
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D8C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-564C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5E38
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4D4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0335.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 02410
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10376.170
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0148.350
kBigFive (kBigFive) B3D2
kCangjie (kCangjie) FFBKS
kCantonese (kCantonese) lou4 lou6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213435
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 198.201
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5E38
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5E38
kCowles (kCowles) 2408
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0335.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) labor, toil, do manual work
kEACC (kEACC) 213435
kFenn (kFenn) 449A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 288.08 290.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 9942.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 3245
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 1135a
kHangul (kHangul) 노 로
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10376.170
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) láo(856)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10376.170:láo,lào,liáo
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0392
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) ROU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5009
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0148.350
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 516
kKorean (kKorean) LO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D8CD
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 5444
kLau (kLau) 1928 1929
kMandarin (kMandarin) láo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 3826
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1614
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 02410
kNelson (kNelson) 0731
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 801 821 1587
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4286+19.2.10
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 19.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 19.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 155.30 418.05
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 劳
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 劳
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0525
kTang (kTang) *lɑu lɑ̀u
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) lao
kXerox (kXerox) 242:314
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0677.011:láo
z Variant (kZVariant) 勞
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) 勞
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) 勞
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)