U+8520 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. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zhōng.

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+8520 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 94 A0
UTF-16 85 20
UTF-32 00 00 85 20
URL-Quoted %E8%94%A0
HTML-Escape 蔠
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蔠
Pīnyīn zhōng
IRG_GSource G5-6862
IRG_HSource HB2-
IRG_KPSource KP1-6F4
IRG_KSource K2-594E
IRG_TSource T2-5362
IRG_VSource V0-402
BigFive E779
CCCII 232532
CNS1986 2-5362
CNS1992 2-5362
GB5 7266


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-8520
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) 蔠
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蔠
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蔠
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蔠
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蔠
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蔠
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蔠
Case Folding (cf) 蔠
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蔠
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) 蔠
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
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G5-6862
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB2-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-6F4
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K2-594E
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T2-5362
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V0-402
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1517.150
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31816
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53287.040
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1055.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) E779
kCangjie (kCangjie) TVFY
kCantonese (kCantonese) zung1
kCCCII (kCCCII) 232532
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1165.604
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 2-5362
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 2-5362
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1517.150
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4493.3
kGB5 (kGB5) 7266
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53287.040
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53287.040:zhōng
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1055.010
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 6F4D
kMandarin (kMandarin) zhōng
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31816
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 025.07
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) chông
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) 蔠
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) 蔠
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)