U+8235 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 rudder, helm. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is duò.

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+8235 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 B5
UTF-16 82 35
UTF-32 00 00 82 35
URL-Quoted %E8%88%B5
HTML-Escape 舵
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 舵
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) F6 EC
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C2 C9
Pīnyīn duò
IRG_GSource G0-3666
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-4249
IRG_KSource K0-766C
IRG_TSource T1-5C70
BigFive B2EB
CCCII 215445
CNS1986 1-5C70
CNS1992 1-5C70
EACC 215445
GB0 2270
GB1 2270
Jis0 3441
KSC0 8676
MainlandTelegraph 5305
TaiwanTelegraph 5305
Xerox 260:176


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8235
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) 舵
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 舵
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 舵
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 舵
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 舵
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 舵
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 舵
Case Folding (cf) 舵
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 舵
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) 舵
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) G0-3666
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-4249
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-EFF
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-766C
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5C70
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1468.080
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 30400
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53060.060
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1010.100
kBigFive (kBigFive) B2EB
kCangjie (kCangjie) HYJP
kCantonese (kCantonese) to4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215445
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1118.404
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5C70
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5C70
kCowles (kCowles) 4416
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1468.080
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) rudder, helm
kEACC (kEACC) 215445
kFenn (kFenn) 322E
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 531.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2341.1
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 2270
kGB1 (kGB1) 2270
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53060.060
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53060.060:duò
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3390
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) KAJI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) TA DA
kJis0 (kJis0) 3441
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1010.100
kKorean (kKorean) THA
kKPS0 (kKPS0) EFF2
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 8676
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5305
kMandarin (kMandarin) duò
kMatthews (kMatthews) 6418
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3189
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 30400
kNelson (kNelson) 3871
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1368
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2857+137.6.5
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 137.5
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 137.5
kSBGY (kSBGY) 304.19
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 柁
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5305
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 11
kXerox (kXerox) 260:176
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 0281.040:duò
z Variant (kZVariant) 柁
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) 舵
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) 舵
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)