U+8AB0 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 who? whom? whose? anyone?. 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. In text U+8AB0 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 AA B0
UTF-16 8A B0
UTF-32 00 00 8A B0
URL-Quoted %E8%AA%B0
HTML-Escape 誰
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 誰
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E2 C1
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) C3 AF
Pīnyīn shu
IRG_GSource G1-4B2D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-432F
IRG_KPSource KP0-E4A
IRG_KSource K0-6241
IRG_TSource T1-6F21
IRG_VSource V2-902
BigFive BDD6
CCCII 215922
CNS1986 1-6F21
CNS1992 1-6F21
EACC 215922
GB1 4313
Jis0 3515
KSC0 6633
TaiwanTelegraph 6142
Xerox 243:335


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) 誰
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 誰
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 誰
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 誰
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 誰
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 誰
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 誰
Case Folding (cf) 誰
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 誰
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) 誰
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) ATJ
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G1-4B2D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-432F
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E4A
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6241
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6F21
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V2-902
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1630.270
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35686
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63987.100
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1165.110
kBigFive (kBigFive) BDD6
kCangjie (kCangjie) YROG
kCantonese (kCantonese) seoi4
kCCCII (kCCCII) 215922
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1247.302
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6F21
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6F21
kCowles (kCowles) 4006
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1630.270
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) who? whom? whose? anyone?
kEACC (kEACC) 215922
kFenn (kFenn) 52A
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 442.08 467.06
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0061.4
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB1 (kGB1) 4313
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0575u
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63987.100
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shuí(1065)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63987.100:shuí,shéi
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3823
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) DARE
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SUI
kJis0 (kJis0) 3515
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1165.110
kKorean (kKorean) SWU
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E4A8
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6633
kLau (kLau) 2943
kMandarin (kMandarin) shuí
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5923
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2779
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35686
kNelson (kNelson) 4384
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 285
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2925+149.7.8 C+2925+172.8.7
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.8
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.8
kSBGY (kSBGY) 057.35
Simplified Variant (kSimplifiedVariant) 谁
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6142
kTang (kTang) *zhui
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 15
kXerox (kXerox) 243:335
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) 誰
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) 誰
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)