U+838A 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 village, hamlet; villa; surname. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhu.

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+838A 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 8E 8A
UTF-16 83 8A
UTF-32 00 00 83 8A
URL-Quoted %E8%8E%8A
HTML-Escape 莊
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 莊
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) ED F6
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) E8 B7
Pīnyīn zhu
IRG_GSource G1-572F
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6837
IRG_KPSource KP0-E6F
IRG_KSource K0-6D76
IRG_TSource T1-5C7D
IRG_VSource V1-652
BigFive B2F8
CCCII 21552D
CNS1986 1-5C7D
CNS1992 1-5C7D
EACC 21552D
GB1 5515
Jis0 7223
KSC0 7786
TaiwanTelegraph 5445
Xerox 245:340


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-838A
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) 莊
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 莊
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 莊
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 莊
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 莊
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 莊
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 莊
Case Folding (cf) 莊
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 莊
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) 莊
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) G1-572F
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6837
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E6F
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6D76
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-5C7D
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-652
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1492.260
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31035
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53226.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1033.220
kBigFive (kBigFive) B2F8
kCangjie (kCangjie) TVMG
kCantonese (kCantonese) zong1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21552D
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1140.101
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-5C7D
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-5C7D
kCowles (kCowles) 307
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1492.260
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) village, hamlet; villa; surname
kEACC (kEACC) 21552D
kFenn (kFenn) 163B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 103.05
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4421.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 4
kGB1 (kGB1) 5515
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 2
kGSR (kGSR) 0727q
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53226.050
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) zhuāng(337)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53226.050:zhuāng
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3462
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OGOSOKA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7223
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1033.220
kKorean (kKorean) CANG
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E6F7
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7786
kLau (kLau) 1557
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhuāng
kMatthews (kMatthews) 1454
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 334
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31035
kNelson (kNelson) 3943
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 250 252
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6368+140.3.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 176.12
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 庄
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 庄
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5445
kTang (kTang) jriɑng
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 10
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) trang
kXerox (kXerox) 245:340
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1522.011:zhuāng
z Variant (kZVariant) 荘
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) 莊
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) 莊
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)