xiào school; military officer

Made up of [ wood; wooden radical 75, jiāo to hand over; to deliver; to turn over ]

Note

The 'jiao' element gives rough phonetic, 'wood' may be taken to mean growth and nurturing
Number of strokes 10

Related characters


Using : chá (tea) lái (arrive) qí (board game) běn (root) cǎi (color) shù (tree) wèi (not yet) xiāng (each other) song (Song) zhuō (table) yǐ (chair) gān (pole) jú (tangerine) xián (to stay idle) qīn (parent) lǐ (plum) zhī (branch) zhí (to plant) bǎn (board) lóu (multi-story building) jī (machine)
Using jiāo : jiào (comparatively) jiǎo (dumpling) jiāo (suburbs) xiào (effect) jiāo (to glue) yǎo (to bite)

Sounds same

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

Different tone

xiǎo (small)

< Previous xiào Next xiào >

Chinese proverb

Proverb

zhèng yā bǎi xié [yi zheng ya bai xie]
one correct flatten hundred evil
Justice can overpower a hundred evils
Justice is the main defense against evil

Imperious Dragons

With the dragon dance and the dragon boat festival the Chinese dragon is still a common sight in China. Considered well-intentioned and not evil the dragons that control the rains have been the most important animal in Chinese symbolism for thousands of years.
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