U+712F 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 boil vegetables for a very short time; scald. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is chāo.

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+712F 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 E7 84 AF
UTF-16 71 2F
UTF-32 00 00 71 2F
URL-Quoted %E7%84%AF
HTML-Escape 焯
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 焯
Pīnyīn chāo
IRG_GSource G0-6C4C
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_JSource J4-6F71
IRG_KPSource KP1-555
IRG_KSource K1-6B30
IRG_TSource T2-3D5E
IRG_VSource V2-8D6
BigFive DA5A
CCCII 225235
CNS1986 2-3D5E
CNS1992 2-3D5E
EACC 225235
GB0 7644
GB1 7644
JIS0213 2,79,81
Jis1 4178
KPS1 555A
KSC1 7516
MainlandTelegraph 8743
TaiwanTelegraph 3625
Xerox 304:163


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-712F
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) 焯
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 焯
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 焯
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 焯
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 焯
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 焯
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 焯
Case Folding (cf) 焯
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 焯
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) 焯
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) BGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-6C4C
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J4-6F71
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-555
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6B30
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-3D5E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-8D6
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1086.130
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 19139
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 32208.130
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 0675.020
kBigFive (kBigFive) DA5A
kCangjie (kCangjie) FYAJ
kCantonese (kCantonese) coek3 zoek3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 225235
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 852.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-3D5E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-3D5E
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1086.130
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) boil vegetables for a very short time; scald
kEACC (kEACC) 225235
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 9184.6
kGB0 (kGB0) 7644
kGB1 (kGB1) 7644
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 32208.130
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 32208.130:zhuō,zhuó,chuò,chāo
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) AKIRAKA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHAKU TOKU TAKU
kJIS0213 (kJIS0213) 2,79,81
kJis1 (kJis1) 4178
kKangXi (kKangXi) 0675.020
kKorean (kKorean) CAK
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 555A
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7516
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 8743
kMandarin (kMandarin) chāo
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 19139
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 108
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+18027+86.4.8
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 86.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 86.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 501.53
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 3625
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 12
kXerox (kXerox) 304:163
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0125.070:chāo 1526.070:zhuō
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) 焯
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) 焯
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)