gǎo to do; to make; to go in for

Made up of [ gāo tall; high radical 189, shǒu hand radical 64]

Note

The 'hand' radical gives the idea of manual effort, 'gao' (tall) gives the phonetic
Number of strokes: 13

Related characters


Also uses gāo component: 稿 gǎo (manuscript)
Also uses shǒu component: bǎ (to hold) bàn (to act) bào (to hold) bào (to announce) dān (to undertake) jì (skill) lā (to pull) qiú (to beat) tuī (to push) wǒ (I (me)) zhǎo (to try to find)

Sounds same

稿 gǎo (manuscript)

Different tone

gāo (tall) gào (to tell)

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Pronunciation

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