jiāo suburbs; outskirts

Made up of [ jiāo to hand over; to deliver; to turn over , place radical 163]


The 'place' radical on the left indicates the menaing, 'jiao' on right is the phonetic
Number of strokes 8

Related characters

Using jiāo : xiào (school) jiào (comparatively) jiǎo (dumpling) xiào (effect) jiāo (to glue) yǎo (to bite)
Using : dōu (all) lín (neighbor) nà (that)

Sounds same

jiāo (to teach) jiāo (to hand over) jiāo (to glue)

Different tone

jiǎo (horn) jiǎo (dumpling) jiào (called) jiào (religion) jiào (comparatively)

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