U+5981 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 act as go-between. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shuò.

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+5981 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 A6 81
UTF-16 59 81
UTF-32 00 00 59 81
URL-Quoted %E5%A6%81
HTML-Escape 妁
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 妁
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D5 A2
Pīnyīn shuò
IRG_GSource G0-6579
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-5522
IRG_KPSource KP1-3CD
IRG_KSource K2-2B67
IRG_TSource T1-4772
BigFive A671
CCCII 21394B
CNS1986 1-4772
CNS1992 1-4772
EACC 21394B
GB0 6989
GB1 6989
Jis0 5302
MainlandTelegraph 1171
TaiwanTelegraph 1171
Xerox 276:056


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5981
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) 妁
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 妁
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 妁
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 妁
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 妁
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 妁
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 妁
Case Folding (cf) 妁
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 妁
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) 妁
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) G0-6579
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-5522
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-3CD
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-2B67
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4772
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0519.040
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 06058
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 21026.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0255.190
kBigFive (kBigFive) A671
kCangjie (kCangjie) VPI
kCantonese (kCantonese) zoek3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21394B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 378.501
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4772
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4772
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0519.040
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) act as go-between
kEACC (kEACC) 21394B
kFenn (kFenn) 231K
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 89.06 470.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4742.0
kGB0 (kGB0) 6989
kGB1 (kGB1) 6989
kGSR (kGSR) 1120e
kHanYu (kHanYu) 21026.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 21026.050:shuò,yuē
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) NAKOUDO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHAKU
kJis0 (kJis0) 5302
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0255.190
kKorean (kKorean) CAK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 3CD7
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1171
kMandarin (kMandarin) shuò
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5830
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 202c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 06058
kNelson (kNelson) 1187
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 106
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+4561+38.3.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 38.3
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 38.3
kSBGY (kSBGY) 501.55 502.38
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1171
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kXerox (kXerox) 276:056
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1084.080:shuò
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) 妁
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) 妁
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)