U+5C11 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 few, less, inadequate. 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+5C11 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 B0 91
UTF-16 5C 11
UTF-32 00 00 5C 11
URL-Quoted %E5%B0%91
HTML-Escape 少
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 少
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E1 B4
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BE AF
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-4959
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3E2F
IRG_KPSource KP0-E3A
IRG_KSource K0-6134
IRG_TSource T1-4537
IRG_VSource V1-532
BigFive A4D6
CCCII 213B46
CNS1986 1-4537
CNS1992 1-4537
EACC 213B46
GB0 4157
GB1 4157
Jis0 3015
KSC0 6520
MainlandTelegraph 1421
TaiwanTelegraph 1421
Xerox 242:073


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C11
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) 少
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 少
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 少
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 少
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 少
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 少
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 少
Case Folding (cf) 少
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 少
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) 少
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) G0-4959
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3E2F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E3A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6134
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4537
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-532
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0590.020
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07475
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10561.020
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0296.200
kBigFive (kBigFive) A4D6
kCangjie (kCangjie) FH
kCantonese (kCantonese) siu2 siu3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213B46
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 442.401
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4537
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4537
kCowles (kCowles) 3966 3967
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0590.020
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) few, less, inadequate
kEACC (kEACC) 213B46
kFenn (kFenn) 122A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 440.06 440.07
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 9020.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4157
kGB1 (kGB1) 4157
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 1149e
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10561.020
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shǎo(1187) shao(362) shào(323)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 10561.020:shào,shǎo
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1056
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3015
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0296.200
kKorean (kKorean) SO
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E3A1
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6520
kLau (kLau) 2857 2858
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1421
kMandarin (kMandarin) shǎo
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5675
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2745 2746
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07475
kNelson (kNelson) 0166
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1220
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2455+42.3.1
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 42.1
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 42.1
kSBGY (kSBGY) 297.27 415.01
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1421
kTang (kTang) *shiɛ̀u *shiɛ̌u
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 4
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thiểu
kXerox (kXerox) 242:073
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1008.120:shǎo 1009.050:shào
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) 少
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) 少
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)