U+8205 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 mother's brother, uncle. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is ji.

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+8205 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 E8 88 85
UTF-16 82 05
UTF-32 00 00 82 05
URL-Quoted %E8%88%85
HTML-Escape 舅
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 舅
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) CF C0
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E7 CF
Pīnyīn ji
IRG_GSource G0-3E4B
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-674F
IRG_KPSource KP0-D1A
IRG_KSource K0-4F40
IRG_TSource T1-662B
IRG_VSource V1-643
BigFive B8A4
CCCII 215431
CNS1986 1-662B
CNS1992 1-662B
EACC 215431
GB0 3043
GB1 3043
Jis0 7147
KSC0 4732
MainlandTelegraph 5279
TaiwanTelegraph 5279
Xerox 250:352


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8205
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) 舅
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 舅
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 舅
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 舅
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 舅
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 舅
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 舅
Case Folding (cf) 舅
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 舅
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) 舅
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) G0-3E4B
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-674F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-D1A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-4F40
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-662B
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-643
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1460.240
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30208
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53040.030
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1004.090
kBigFive (kBigFive) B8A4
kCangjie (kCangjie) HXWKS
kCantonese (kCantonese) kau3 kau5
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215431
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1113.202
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-662B
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-662B
kCowles (kCowles) 1942
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1460.240
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) mother's brother, uncle
kEACC (kEACC) 215431
kFenn (kFenn) 680E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 85.03
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 7742.7
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 3043
kGB1 (kGB1) 3043
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 3
kGSR (kGSR) 1067b
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53040.030
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) jiù(48) jiu(35)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53040.030:jiù
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3371
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHUUTO
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) KYUU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7147
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1004.090
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 403
kKorean (kKorean) KWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) D1A8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 4732
kLau (kLau) 1674
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5279
kMandarin (kMandarin) jiù
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1204
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 1087
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30208
kNelson (kNelson) 3853
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 593
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6298+134.6.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 134.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 134.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 323.24
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5279
kTang (kTang) ghiǒu
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 13
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) cậu
kXerox (kXerox) 250:352
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0609.030:jiù
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) 舅
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) 舅
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)