xiào effect; efficacy; to imitate

Made up of [ jiāo to hand over; to deliver; to turn over , suī rap radical 66]

Note

Jiao - the left part provides the rough phonetic, the 'rap' part suggests an action
Number of strokes: 10

Related characters


Also uses jiāo component: jiào (comparatively) jiǎo (dumpling) jiāo (to glue) jiāo (suburbs) xiào (school) yǎo (to bite)
Also uses suī component: fàng (let go) gù (happening) huī (emblem) jiào (religion) jiāo (to teach) zhì (to send)

Sounds same

xiào (smile) xiào (filial piety or obedience) xiào (school)

Different tone

xiǎo (small)

< Previous xiào Next xiē >

Proverbs

东施效颦 dōng shī xiaò pín Ludicrous self-conceit

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