jiāo to teach

Made up of [ xiào filial piety or obedience; mourning apparel , suī rap radical 66]

Note

The right element is 'filial duty' and the left is 'to rap' suggesting teaching by threatening with a stick
Number of strokes 11

Related characters


Using suī : gù (happening) jiào (religion) fàng (let go) xiào (effect)

Sounds same

jiāo (to hand over) jiāo (suburbs) jiāo (to glue)

Different tone

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

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Proverbs

赐子千金不如教子一艺 cì zǐ qiān jīn bù rú jiào zǐ yī yì Gaining a skill has great value for the future
子不教父之过 zǐ bù jiào fù zhī guò Parents are responsible for their children's education
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