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Glyph for U+5C38
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U+5C38 CJK UNIFIED IDEO­GRAPH-​5C38

U+5C38 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 corpse; to impersonate the dead; to preside; Kangxi radical 44. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shī.

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+5C38 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 44 or radical corpse (尸部) meaning "corpse" is one of the 31 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of three strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary, there are 148 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.

尸 is also the 51st indexing component in the Table of Indexing Chinese Character Components predominantly adopted by Simplified Chinese dictionaries published in mainland China.

Representations

System Representation
23608
UTF-8 E5 B0 B8
UTF-16 5C 38
UTF-32 00 00 5C 38
URL-Quoted %E5%B0%B8
HTML-Escape 尸
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake å°¸
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 B9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) D5 F9
Pīnyīn shī

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age 1.1 (1993)
Unicode Name CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5C38
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+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Lowercase
Simple Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Lowercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Uppercase
Simple Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Uppercase Mapping Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Simple Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Titlecase Mapping Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Case Folding Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
ASCII Hex Digit
Alphabetic
Bidi Control
Bidi Mirrored
Bidi Paired Bracket Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Bidi Paired Bracket Type None
Cased
Composition Exclusion
Case Ignorable
Full Composition Exclusion
Changes When Casefolded
Changes When Casemapped
Changes When NFKC Casefolded
Changes When Lowercased
Changes When Titlecased
Changes When Uppercased
Dash
Deprecated
Default Ignorable Code Point
Diacritic
East Asian Width Wide
Emoji Modifier Base
Emoji Component
Emoji Modifier
Emoji
Emoji Presentation
Extender
Extended Pictographic
FC NFKC Closure Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Grapheme Cluster Break Any
Grapheme Base
Grapheme Extend
Grapheme Link
Hex Digit
Hangul Syllable Type Not Applicable
Hyphen
ID Continue
Ideographic
ID Start
IDS Binary Operator
IDS Trinary Operator and
Indic Mantra Category
Indic Positional Category NA
Indic Syllabic Category Other
ISO 10646 Comment
Joining Group No_Joining_Group
Join Control
Jamo Short Name
Joining Type Non Joining
Line Break Ideographic
Logical Order Exception
Math
Noncharacter Code Point
NFC Quick Check Yes
NFD Quick Check Yes
NFKC Casefold Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
NFKC Quick Check Yes
NFKD Quick Check Yes
Numeric Type None
Numeric Value not a number
Other Alphabetic
Other Default Ignorable Code Point
Other Grapheme Extend
Other ID Continue
Other ID Start
Other Lowercase
Other Math
Other Uppercase
Pattern Syntax
Pattern White Space
Prepended Concatenation Mark
Quotation Mark
Radical
Regional Indicator
Sentence Break Other Letter
Simple Case Folding Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Script Extension
Soft Dotted
Sentence Terminal
Terminal Punctuation
Unified Ideograph
Vertical Orientation U
Variation Selector
Word Break Other
White Space
XID Continue
XID Start
Expands On NFC
Expands On NFD
Expands On NFKC
Expands On NFKD
Big Five Mapping A472
Cangjie Input Code S
kCantonese si1
CCCII Mapping 213B4D
kCihaiT 445.304
CNS 11643-1986 Mapping 1-4453
CNS 11643-1992 Mapping 1-4453
kCowles 3901
kDaeJaweon 0595.070
Unihan Definition corpse; to impersonate the dead; to preside; Kangxi radical 44
kEACC 213B4D
kFenn 724E
kFennIndex 450.02
kFourCornerCode 7720.7
kFrequency 5
kGB0 4212
kGB1 4212
kGSR 0561a
kHangul 시:0N
kHanYu 20963.140
kHanyuPinlu shī(14)
kHanyuPinyin 20963.140:shī
kHDZRadBreak ⼫[U+2F2B]:20963.140
kHKGlyph 1063
kIICore AGTHKP
kIRG_GSource G0-4A2C
kIRG_HSource HB1-A472
kIRG_JSource J0-5579
kIRG_KPSource KP0-E4FE
kIRG_KSource K0-6339
kIRG_TSource T1-4453
kIRG_VSource V1-532A
kIRGDaeJaweon 0595.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten 07630
kIRGHanyuDaZidian 20963.140
kIRGKangXi 0299.260
kJapaneseKun SHIKABANE KATASHIRO
kJapaneseOn SHI
kJis0 5389
kKangXi 0299.260
kKorean SI
kKoreanName 2015
kKPS0 E4FE
kKSC0 6725
kMainlandTelegraph 1437
kMandarin shī
kMatthews 5756
kMeyerWempe 2683
kMorohashi 07630
kNelson 1376
kPhonetic 1176
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) C+4648+44.3.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) 44.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) 44.0
kSBGY 054.16
Semantic Variant Glyph for U+5C4D U+5C4D
Simplified Variant Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38
Taiwanese Telegraph Code 1437
kTGH 2013:59
kTGHZ2013 333.110:shī
Stroke Number 3
Traditional Variant Glyph for U+5C38 CJK Unified Ideograph-5C38 Glyph for U+5C4D U+5C4D
UnihanCore2020 Set GHJKMPT
Quốc ngữ Pronunciation thây
Xerox Code 265:325
kXHC1983 1035.040:shī