U+53F2 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 history, chronicle, annals. 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+53F2 behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Shi or shi may refer to:


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 8F B2
UTF-16 53 F2
UTF-32 00 00 53 F2
URL-Quoted %E5%8F%B2
HTML-Escape 史
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 史
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DE C8
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BB CB
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-4A37
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3B4B
IRG_KPSource KP0-E0C
IRG_KSource K0-5E48
IRG_TSource T1-4638
IRG_VSource V1-4E3
BigFive A576
CCCII 21353D
CNS1986 1-4638
CNS1992 1-4638
EACC 21353D
GB0 4223
GB1 4223
Jis0 2743
KSC0 6240
MainlandTelegraph 0670
TaiwanTelegraph 0670
Xerox 245:310


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-53F2
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) 史
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 史
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 史
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 史
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 史
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 史
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 史
Case Folding (cf) 史
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 史
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) 史
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-4A37
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3B4B
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E0C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5E48
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4638
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-4E3
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0384.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 03249
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10571.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0173.030
kBigFive (kBigFive) A576
kCangjie (kCangjie) LK
kCantonese (kCantonese) si2
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21353D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 245.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4638
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4638
kCowles (kCowles) 3769
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0384.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) history, chronicle, annals
kEACC (kEACC) 21353D
kFenn (kFenn) 169C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 453.02
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 5000.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 3
kGB0 (kGB0) 4223
kGB1 (kGB1) 4223
kGSR (kGSR) 0975a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10571.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shǐ(847)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10571.020:shǐ
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 0488
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) FUBITO FUMI SAKAN
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2743
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0173.030
kKorean (kKorean) SA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E0CD
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6240
kLau (kLau) 2759
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 0670
kMandarin (kMandarin) shǐ
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5769
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2906
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 03249
kNelson (kNelson) 0091
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 322 1177
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2201+30.3.2 V+13451+30.3.2
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 30.2
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 30.2
kSBGY (kSBGY) 252.09
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 0670
kTang (kTang) *shriə̌
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 5
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) sử
kXerox (kXerox) 245:310
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1044.040:shǐ
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) 史
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) 史
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)