U+5C4D 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 corpse, carcass. 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. In text U+5C4D 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 B1 8D
UTF-16 5C 4D
UTF-32 00 00 5C 4D
URL-Quoted %E5%B1%8D
HTML-Escape 屍
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 屍
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 BB
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BB D3
Pīnyīn shī
IRG_GSource GE-2827
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3B53
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5A
IRG_KSource K0-633B
IRG_TSource T1-506F
IRG_VSource V1-533
BigFive ABCD
CCCII 213B59
CNS1986 1-506F
CNS1992 1-506F
EACC 213B59
Jis0 2751
KSC0 6727
TaiwanTelegraph 1451
Xerox 253:042


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 屍
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 屍
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 屍
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 屍
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 屍
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 屍
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 屍
Case Folding (cf) 屍
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 屍
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) 屍
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2827
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3B53
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-633B
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-506F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-533
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0598.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 07688
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20971.090
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0301.240
kBigFive (kBigFive) ABCD
kCangjie (kCangjie) SMNP
kCantonese (kCantonese) si1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 213B59
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 449.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-506F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-506F
kCowles (kCowles) 3900
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0598.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) corpse, carcass
kEACC (kEACC) 213B59
kFenn (kFenn) 724E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 450.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7721.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 5
kGSR (kGSR) 0561c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20971.090
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 20971.090:shī,shì
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 1075
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIKABANE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI
kJis0 (kJis0) 2751
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0301.240
kKorean (kKorean) SI
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5A2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6727
kLau (kLau) 2757
kMandarin (kMandarin) shī
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5759
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2683
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 07688
kNelson (kNelson) 1391
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1176
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2209+44.3.6
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 44.6
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 44.6
kSBGY (kSBGY) 054.18 356.16
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 尸
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 尸
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1451
kTang (kTang) shi
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 9
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thi
kXerox (kXerox) 253:042
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1035.041:shī
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) 屍
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) 屍
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)