U+52E2 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 power, force; tendency. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is sh.

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+52E2 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 A2
UTF-16 52 E2
UTF-32 00 00 52 E2
URL-Quoted %E5%8B%A2
HTML-Escape 勢
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 勢
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E1 A7
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C0 AA
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G1-4A46
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-402A
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5F
IRG_KSource K0-6127
IRG_TSource T1-633C
IRG_VSource V1-4D4
BigFive B6D5
CCCII 213438
CNS1986 1-633C
CNS1992 1-633C
EACC 213438
GB1 4238
Jis0 3210
KSC0 6507
TaiwanTelegraph 0528
Xerox 243:172


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-52E2
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) 勢
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 勢
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 勢
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 勢
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 勢
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 勢
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 勢
Case Folding (cf) 勢
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 勢
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) 勢
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) G1-4A46
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-402A
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6127
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-633C
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4D4
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0336.110
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 02422
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10377.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0149.040
kBigFive (kBigFive) B6D5
kCangjie (kCangjie) GIKS
kCantonese (kCantonese) sai3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213438
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 199.203
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-633C
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-633C
kCowles (kCowles) 3819
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0336.110
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) power, force; tendency
kEACC (kEACC) 213438
kFenn (kFenn) 305D
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 456.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4542.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB1 (kGB1) 4238
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0330l
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10377.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shì(442) shi(10)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10377.030:shì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0397
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) IKIOI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SEI SE
kJis0 (kJis0) 3210
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0149.040
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 198
kKorean (kKorean) SEY
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5FA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6507
kLau (kLau) 2638
kMandarin (kMandarin) shì
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5799
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2616
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 02422
kNelson (kNelson) 0735
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 962
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2638+19.2.11 V+13866+19.2.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 19.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 19.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 379.07
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 势
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0528
kTang (kTang) *shiɛ̀i
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thế
kXerox (kXerox) 243:172
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1052.031:shì
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) 勢
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) 勢
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)