U+820C 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 tongue; clapper of bell; KangXi radical 135. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is sh.

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. The glyph can, under circumstances, be confused with 1 other glyphs. In text U+820C behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 135 meaning "tongue" is 1 of 29 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 6 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 31 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-8 E8 88 8C
UTF-16 82 0C
UTF-32 00 00 82 0C
URL-Quoted %E8%88%8C
HTML-Escape 舌
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 舌
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E0 DF
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C0 E5
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-4960
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4065
IRG_KPSource KP0-E2D
IRG_KSource K0-605F
IRG_TSource T1-485F
IRG_VSource V1-644
BigFive A6DE
CCCII 215436
CNS1986 1-485F
CNS1992 1-485F
EACC 215436
GB0 4164
GB1 4164
Jis0 3269
KSC0 6463
MainlandTelegraph 5286
TaiwanTelegraph 5286
Xerox 252:175

Related Characters

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-820C
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) 舌
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 舌
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 舌
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 舌
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 舌
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 舌
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 舌
Case Folding (cf) 舌
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 舌
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) 舌
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) G0-4960
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4065
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E2D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-605F
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-485F
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-644
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1463.120
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30277
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 52941.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1006.220
kBigFive (kBigFive) A6DE
kCangjie (kCangjie) HJR
kCantonese (kCantonese) sit3 sit6
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215436
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1115.301
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-485F
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-485F
kCowles (kCowles) 3963
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1463.120
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) tongue; clapper of bell; KangXi radical 135
kEACC (kEACC) 215436
kFenn (kFenn) 707C
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 441.04
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2060.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 4164
kGB1 (kGB1) 4164
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0288a 0302f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 52941.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shé(59)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 52941.010:shé,guā
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾆[U+2F86]:52941.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3376
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SHITA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) ZETSU SETSU
kJis0 (kJis0) 3269
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1006.220
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 434
kKorean (kKorean) SEL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E2D6
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6463
kLau (kLau) 2846
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5286
kMandarin (kMandarin) shé
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5705
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2743
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30277
kNelson (kNelson) 3855
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 736 1218
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2697+135.6.0 V+20198+30.3.3 V+20198+51.3.3 V+20198+135.6.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 135.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 135.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 490.45 497.46
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5286
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 6
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thiệt
kXerox (kXerox) 252:175
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1011.010:shé
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) 舌
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) 舌
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)