U+53C3 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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+53C3 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 83
UTF-16 53 C3
UTF-32 00 00 53 C3
URL-Quoted %E5%8F%83
HTML-Escape 參
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 參
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F3 D1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D2 D4
Pīnyīn c
IRG_GSource G1-324E
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5254
IRG_KSource K0-7351
IRG_TSource T1-5936
IRG_VSource V1-4E2
BigFive B0D1
CCCII 21347D
CNS1986 1-5936
CNS1992 1-5936
EACC 21347D
GB1 1846
Jis0 5052
KSC0 8349
TaiwanTelegraph 0639
Xerox 243:301

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-53C3
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) 參
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 參
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 參
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 參
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 參
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 參
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 參
Case Folding (cf) 參
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 參
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) 參
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) G1-324E
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5254
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-ECD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-7351
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5936
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4E2
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0372.280
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03098
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10387.230
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0164.280
Accounting Numeric Value (kAccountingNumeric) 3
kBigFive (kBigFive) B0D1
kCangjie (kCangjie) IIIH
kCantonese (kCantonese) caam1 cam1 saam1 sam1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21347D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 232.405
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5936
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5936
kCowles (kCowles) 3824 4683
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0372.280
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) take part in, intervene; ginseng
kEACC (kEACC) 21347D
kFenn (kFenn) 282F
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 444.03 542.08 550.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2320.2
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 1846
kGSR (kGSR) 0647a
kHangul (kHangul) 삼 참
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10387.230
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) cān(525) shēn(25)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10387.230:shēn,sān,cān,cēn,càn,sǎn
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0461
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MAIRU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SAN
kJis0 (kJis0) 5052
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0164.280
kKorean (kKorean) CHAM SAM
kKPS0 (kKPS0) ECD2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8349
kLau (kLau) 174 204 2645
kMandarin (kMandarin) cān
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6685
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2620 3228
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03098
kNelson (kNelson) 0850 0854
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 23 1101
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4329+28.2.9 C+4329+59.3.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 28.9
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 28.9
kSBGY (kSBGY) 220.18 220.41 221.23 224.13 442.17
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 叅
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 参
Specialized Semantic Variant (kSpecializedSemanticVariant) 叅薓
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0639
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) tham
kXerox (kXerox) 243:301
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0102.041:cān 0110.051:cēn 1018.011:shēn
z Variant (kZVariant) 參
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) 參
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) 參
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)