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Glyph for U+53E3
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U+53E3 CJK UNIFIED IDEO­GRAPH-​53E3

U+53E3 was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block U+4E00 to U+9FFF CJK Unified Ideographs in the U+0000 to U+FFFF Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as mouth; open end; entrance, gate. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is kǒu.

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 4 other glyphs. In text U+53E3 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type Other Letter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 30 or radical mouth (口部) meaning "mouth" is one of 31 of the 214 Kangxi radicals that are composed of 3 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary, there are 1,146 characters (out of 40 000) to be found under this radical.

口 is also the 37th indexing component in the Table of Indexing Chinese Character Components predominantly adopted by Simplified Chinese dictionaries published in mainland China.

Representations

System Representation
21475
UTF-8 E5 8F A3
UTF-16 53 E3
UTF-32 00 00 53 E3
URL-Quoted %E5%8F%A3
HTML-Escape 口
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 口
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CF A2
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B8 FD
Pīnyīn kǒu

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-53E3
Unicode 1 Name
Block CJK Unified Ideographs
General Category Other Letter
Script Han
Bidirectional Category Left To Right
Combining Class Not Reordered
Decomposition Type None
Decomposition Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Case Folding Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Cased
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Dash
Deprecated
Diacritic
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Emoji
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hyphen
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Ideographic
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Quotation Mark
Regional Indicator
Radical
Sentence Break Other Letter
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
East Asian Width Wide
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+53E3 CJK Unified Ideograph-53E3
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
Big Five Mapping A466
CCCII Mapping 21352C
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-4447
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-4447
Cangjie Input Code R
kCantonese hau2
kCowles 1006
kDaeJaweon 0379.170
Unihan Definition mouth; open end; entrance, gate
kEACC 21352C
kFenn 694A
kFennIndex 256.11 257.01
kFourCornerCode 6000.0
kFrequency 2
kGB0 3158
kGB1 3158
kGSR 0110a
kGradeLevel 1
kHDZRadBreak ⼝[U+2F1D]:10566.140
kHKGlyph 0474
kHanYu 10566.140
kHangul 구:0E
kHanyuPinlu kǒu(1647) kou(74)
kHanyuPinyin 10566.140:kǒu
kIICore AGTJHKMP
kIRGDaeJaweon 0379.170
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 03227
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 10566.140
kIRGKangXi 0171.010
kIRG_GSource G0-3F5A
kIRG_HSource HB1-A466
kIRG_JSource J0-387D
kIRG_KPSource KP0-D0E7
kIRG_KSource K0-4F22
kIRG_TSource T1-4447
kIRG_VSource V1-4E33
kJapaneseKun KUCHI
kJapaneseOn KOU KU
kJis0 2493
kJoyoKanji 2010
kKPS0 D0E7
kKSC0 4702
kKangXi 0171.010
kKarlgren 419
kKorean KWU
kKoreanEducationHanja 2007
kLau 1144
kMainlandTelegraph 0656
kMandarin kǒu
kMatthews 3434
kMeyerWempe 681
kMorohashi 03227
kNelson 0868
kPhonetic 445
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+1969+30.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 30.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 30.0
kSBGY 327.31
kTGH 2013:38
kTGHZ2013 198.130:kǒu
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 0656
kTang *kǒu
Stroke Number 3
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation khẩu
kXHC1983 0649.070:kǒu
Xerox Code 241:356