mào hat; cap

Made up of [ jīn scarf; towel radical 50, mào to emit; to give off; brave ]


The 'clothe' radical gives the idea and 'mao' gives phonetic
Number of strokes: 12

Related characters

Also uses jīn component: cháng (always) shì (market) shī (lion)

Sounds same

mào (to emit)

Different tone

māo (cat) máo (hair)

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