U+8AAA 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 speak, say, talk; scold, upbraid. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is shu.

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 2 other glyphs. In text U+8AAA 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-16 8A AA
UTF-32 00 00 8A AA
URL-Quoted %E8%AA%AA
HTML-Escape 說
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 說
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E0 E3
Pīnyīn shu
IRG_GSource GE-3D73
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_KPSource KP0-E2D
IRG_KSource K0-6063
IRG_TSource T1-6B29
BigFive BBA1
CCCII 215869
CNS1986 1-6B29
CNS1992 1-6B29
EACC 215869
KSC0 6467
TaiwanTelegraph 6141
Xerox 241:062

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Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
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) 說
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 說
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 說
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 說
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 說
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 說
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 說
Case Folding (cf) 說
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 說
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) 說
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) GE-3D73
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E2D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6063
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6B29
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1629.140
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35556
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63979.031
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1164.080
kBigFive (kBigFive) BBA1
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRCRU
kCantonese (kCantonese) jyut6 seoi3 syut3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215869
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1246.402
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6B29
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6B29
kCowles (kCowles) 4001
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1629.140
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) speak, say, talk; scold, upbraid
kEACC (kEACC) 215869
kFenn (kFenn) 756A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 468.04 469.05 470.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0861.6
kFrequency (kFrequency) 1
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0324q
kHangul (kHangul) 설 세 열
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63979.031
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shuō(10245)
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3799
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) TOKU YOROKOBU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SETSU ZEI ETSU
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1164.080
kKorean (kKorean) SEL SEY YEL
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E2DA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6467
kLau (kLau) 2933 2940
kMandarin (kMandarin) shuō
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5939
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2775
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35556
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1392
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+13880+149.7.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.7
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.7
kSBGY (kSBGY) 376.25 498.36 499.01
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 说
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6141
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 241:062
z Variant (kZVariant) 説
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) 說
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) 說
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)