U+53C2 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 take part in, intervene; ginseng. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is c. The codepoint has the Numeric value 3.

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+53C2 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 8F 82
UTF-16 53 C2
UTF-32 00 00 53 C2
URL-Quoted %E5%8F%82
HTML-Escape 参
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 参
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BB B2
Pīnyīn c
IRG_GSource G0-324E
IRG_HSource H-89
IRG_JSource J0-3B32
IRG_KPSource KP1-390
IRG_KSource K2-2629
IRG_TSource T3-276A
CCCII 27347D
CNS1986 E-276A
CNS1992 3-276A
EACC 27347D
GB0 1846
Jis0 2718
KPS1 3900
MainlandTelegraph 0639


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-53C2
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) 参
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 参
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 参
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 参
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 参
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 参
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 参
Case Folding (cf) 参
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 参
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) 参
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) AGJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-324E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) H-89
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3B32
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-390
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2629
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T3-276A
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03090
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10386.150
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0164.211
Accounting Numeric Value (kAccountingNumeric) 3
kCangjie (kCangjie) IKHHH
kCantonese (kCantonese) caam1 sam1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 27347D
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) E-276A
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 3-276A
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) take part in, intervene; ginseng
kEACC (kEACC) 27347D
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2320.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 1846
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10386.150
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) cān(525) shēn(25)
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MAIRU MAJIWARU MITSU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAN SHIN
kJis0 (kJis0) 2718
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0164.211
kKorean (kKorean) SAM CHAM
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3900
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0639
kMandarin (kMandarin) cān
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03090
kNelson (kNelson) 0850
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 23 1101
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2176+28.2.6 C+2176+59.3.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 28.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 28.6
kTang (kTang) *chrim shrim tsom
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 8
Traditional Variant (kTraditionalVariant) 參
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0102.040:cān 0110.050:cēn 1018.010:shēn
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) 参
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) Numeric
Numeric Value (nv) 3
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) 参
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)