U+8EAB 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 body; trunk, hull; rad. no. 158. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is sh.

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 1 other glyphs. In text U+8EAB behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.

The Wikipedia has the following information about this codepoint:

Radical 158 meaning "body" is 1 of 20 Kangxi radicals (214 radicals total) composed of 7 strokes.

In the Kangxi Dictionary there are 97 characters (out of 49,030) to be found under this radical.


System Representation
UTF-16 8E AB
UTF-32 00 00 8E AB
URL-Quoted %E8%BA%AB
HTML-Escape 身
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 身
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) E3 F3
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) BF C8
Pīnyīn sh
IRG_GSource G0-496D
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3F48
IRG_KPSource KP0-E5D
IRG_KSource K0-6373
IRG_TSource T1-4B4E
IRG_VSource V1-686
BigFive A8AD
CNS1986 1-4B4E
CNS1992 1-4B4E
GB0 4177
GB1 4177
Jis0 3140
KSC0 6783
MainlandTelegraph 6500
TaiwanTelegraph 6500
Xerox 242:066

Related Characters

  • ⾝


  • ⾝


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) 身
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 身
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 身
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 身
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 身
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 身
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 身
Case Folding (cf) 身
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 身
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) 身
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) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-496D
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3F48
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-E5D
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6373
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-4B4E
kIRG_VSource (kIRG_VSource) V1-686
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1709.360
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 38034
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 63807.010
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1237.010
kBigFive (kBigFive) A8AD
kCangjie (kCangjie) HXH
kCantonese (kCantonese) gyun1 san1
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1295.601
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-4B4E
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-4B4E
kCowles (kCowles) 3830
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1709.360
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) body; trunk, hull; rad. no. 158
kEACC (kEACC) 215B2D
kFenn (kFenn) 634B
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 442.09 443.01
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 2740.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 2
kGB0 (kGB0) 4177
kGB1 (kGB1) 4177
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 1
kGSR (kGSR) 0386a
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 63807.010
kHanyuPinlu (kHanyuPinlu) shēn(2161)
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 63807.010:shēn,juān
kHDZRadBreak (kHDZRadBreak) ⾝[U+2F9D]:63807.010
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 4022
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) MI MIZUKARA
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) SHIN KEN
kJis0 (kJis0) 3140
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1237.010
kKarlgren (kKarlgren) 359
kKorean (kKorean) SIN
kKPS0 (kKPS0) E5DA
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 6783
kLau (kLau) 2656
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 6500
kMandarin (kMandarin) shēn
kMatthews (kMatthews) 5718
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 2626
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 38034
kNelson (kNelson) 4601
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1125
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+2574+158.7.0
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 158.0
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 158.0
kSBGY (kSBGY) 103.12
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 6500
kTang (kTang) *shin
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 7
kVietnamese (kVietnamese) thân
kXerox (kXerox) 242:066
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1017.110:shēn
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) 身
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) 身
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)