U+8B5F 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 clamor, noise, din; slander. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is zào.

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+8B5F 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 AD 9F
UTF-16 8B 5F
UTF-32 00 00 8B 5F
URL-Quoted %E8%AD%9F
HTML-Escape 譟
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 譟
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) EC A1
Pīnyīn zào
IRG_GSource GE-3E34
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-6C21
IRG_KPSource KP1-779
IRG_KSource K1-6D33
IRG_TSource T1-7A42
BigFive C4B7
CCCII 233465
CNS1986 1-7A42
CNS1992 1-7A42
EACC 2D3748
Jis0 7601
KPS1 779A
KSC1 7719
TaiwanTelegraph 6227
Xerox 306:356


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) 譟
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 譟
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 譟
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 譟
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 譟
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 譟
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 譟
Case Folding (cf) 譟
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 譟
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) 譟
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) AT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) GE-3E34
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-6C21
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP1-779
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K1-6D33
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-7A42
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1645.180
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 35998
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 64024.050
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1182.190
kBigFive (kBigFive) C4B7
kCangjie (kCangjie) YRRRD
kCantonese (kCantonese) cou3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 233465
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1255.505
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-7A42
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-7A42
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1645.180
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) clamor, noise, din; slander
kEACC (kEACC) 2D3748
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 0669.4
kGSR (kGSR) 1134c
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 64024.050
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 64024.050:zào
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) SAWAGU
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SOU
kJis0 (kJis0) 7601
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1182.190
kKorean (kKorean) CO
kKPS1 (kKPS1) 779A
kKSC1 (kKSC1) 7719
kLau (kLau) 343
kMandarin (kMandarin) zào
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5443
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3418e
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 35998
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 230
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+6722+149.7.13
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 149.13
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 149.13
kSBGY (kSBGY) 418.41
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 噪
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6227
kTang (kTang) sɑ̀u
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 20
kXerox (kXerox) 306:356
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1443.021:zào
z Variant (kZVariant) 噪
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) 譟
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) 譟
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)