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Glyph for U+5C0F
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U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideo­graph-​5C0F

U+5C0F 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 small, tiny, insignificant. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is xiǎo.

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+5C0F 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 42 or radical small (小部) meaning "small" or "insignificant" is one of the 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary, there are 41 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

小 is also the 36th indexing component in the Table of Indexing Chinese Character Components predominantly adopted by Simplified Chinese dictionaries published in mainland China. Its inversed form ⺌ is the associated indexing component affiliated to the principal indexing component 小.


System Representation
UTF-8 E5 B0 8F
UTF-16 5C 0F
UTF-32 00 00 5C 0F
URL-Quoted %E5%B0%8F
HTML hex reference 小
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 小
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E1 B3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BE AE
Pīnyīn xiǎo

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
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+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Case Folding Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
ASCII Hex Digit
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
Full Composition Exclusion
Default Ignorable Code Point
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji Presentation
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
ID Continue
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
Jamo Short Name
Join Control
Logical Order Exception
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
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
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+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
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+5C0F CJK Unified Ideograph-5C0F
Script Extension
Vertical Orientation U
Big Five Mapping A470
CCCII Mapping 213B45
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-4451
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-4451
Cangjie Input Code NC
kCantonese siu2
kCihaiT 438.201
kCowles 3674
kDaeJaweon 0587.080
Unihan Definition small, tiny, insignificant
kEACC 213B45
kFenn 121A
kFennIndex 171.09 172.01
kFourCornerCode 9000.0
kFrequency 1
kGB0 4801
kGB1 4801
kGSR 1149a
kGradeLevel 1
kHDZRadBreak ⼩[U+2F29]:10560.120
kHKGlyph 1055
kHanYu 10560.120
kHangul 소:0E
kHanyuPinlu xiǎo(5435)
kHanyuPinyin 10560.120:xiǎo
kIRGDaeJaweon 0587.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 07473
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 10560.120
kIRGKangXi 0296.180
kIRG_GSource G0-5021
kIRG_HSource HB1-A470
kIRG_JSource J0-3E2E
kIRG_KPSource KP0-E2FE
kIRG_KSource K0-6133
kIRG_TSource T1-4451
kIRG_VSource V1-5324
kJapaneseKun CHIISAI KO O
kJapaneseOn SHOU
kJis0 3014
kJoyoKanji 2010
kKSC0 6519
kKangXi 0296.180
kKorean SO
kKoreanEducationHanja 2007
kLau 2856
kMainlandTelegraph 1420
kMandarin xiǎo
kMatthews 2605
kMeyerWempe 2829
kMorohashi 07473
kNelson 1355
kPhonetic 1220
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+2454+42.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 42.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 42.0
kSBGY 297.05
kTGH 2013:37
kTGHZ2013 403.170:xiǎo
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 1420
kTang *siɛ̌u
Stroke Number 3
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation tiểu
kXHC1983 1265.120:xiǎo
Xerox Code 241:061