U+5E8A 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 bed, couch; framework, chassis. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chu.

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+5E8A 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 BA 8A
UTF-16 5E 8A
UTF-32 00 00 5E 8A
URL-Quoted %E5%BA%8A
HTML-Escape 床
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 床
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) DF C9
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BE B2
Pīnyīn chu
IRG_GSource G0-3432
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3E32
IRG_KPSource KP0-E1C
IRG_KSource K0-5F49
IRG_TSource T1-4A2B
IRG_VSource V1-542
BigFive A7C9
CNS1986 1-4A2B
CNS1992 1-4A2B
GB0 2018
GB1 2018
Jis0 3018
KSC0 6341
MainlandTelegraph 1643
TaiwanTelegraph 1643
Xerox 322:147


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) 床
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 床
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 床
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 床
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 床
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 床
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 床
Case Folding (cf) 床
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 床
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) 床
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) G0-3432
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3E32
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E1C
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-5F49
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4A2B
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-542
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0653.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 09242
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 20873.200
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0343.240
kBigFive (kBigFive) A7C9
kCangjie (kCangjie) ID
kCantonese (kCantonese) cong4
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 487.103
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4A2B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4A2B
kCowles (kCowles) 587
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0653.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) bed, couch; framework, chassis
kEACC (kEACC) 213C6E
kFenn (kFenn) 198C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 104.08
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0029.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB0 (kGB0) 2018
kGB1 (kGB1) 2018
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 20873.200
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) chuáng(379)
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) YUKA TOKO YUKASHII
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3018
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0343.240
kKorean (kKorean) SANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E1CD
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6341
kLau (kLau) 376
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 1643
kMandarin (kMandarin) chuáng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1459
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 342
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 09242
kNelson (kNelson) 1503
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 121 257
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2458+53.3.4 C+2458+75.4.3
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 53.4
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 53.4
kSBGY (kSBGY) 176.10
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 牀
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1643
kTang (kTang) *jrhiɑng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) sàng
kXerox (kXerox) 322:147
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0167.040:chuáng
z Variant (kZVariant) 牀
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) 床
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) 床
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)