U+5F12 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 to kill one's superior. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shì.

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+5F12 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 BC 92
UTF-16 5F 12
UTF-32 00 00 5F 12
URL-Quoted %E5%BC%92
HTML-Escape 弒
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 弒
Pīnyīn shì
IRG_GSource GE-2945
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_TSource T1-636F
BigFive B749
CNS1986 1-636F
CNS1992 1-636F
TaiwanTelegraph 1710
Xerox 267:045


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-5F12
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) 弒
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 弒
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 弒
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 弒
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 弒
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 弒
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 弒
Case Folding (cf) 弒
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 弒
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) 弒
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) ATH
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-2945
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-636F
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 0671.180
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 10559.190
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0355.141
kBigFive (kBigFive) B749
kCangjie (kCangjie) KCIPM
kCantonese (kCantonese) si3
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 499.303
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-636F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-636F
kCowles (kCowles) 3904
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 0671.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) to kill one's superior
kEACC (kEACC) 213D3A
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4394.0
kGSR (kGSR) 0918o
kHanYu (kHanYu) 10559.191
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHIISURU KOROSU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHI SHII
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0355.141
kKorean (kKorean) SI
kMandarin (kMandarin) shì
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5797
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2686
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1193
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 56.10
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 56.10
kSBGY (kSBGY) 357.02
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 弑
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 1710
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kXerox (kXerox) 267:045
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) 弒
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) 弒
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)