zhǎo to try to find; to look for; to call on somebody

Made up of [ spear radical 62, shǒu hand radical 64]
Number of strokes 7

Related characters


Using : wǒ (I (me)) chéng (to succeed) huò (maybe) wǔ (martial) zài (to carry) jiān (narrow) zhàn (to fight) dài (to respect) wù (fifth (ordinal))
Using shǒu : wǒ (I (me)) gǎo (to do) bào (to announce) bàn (to act) bào (to hold) bǎ (to hold) jì (skill) dān (to undertake)

Different tone

zhāo (dynasty)

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Pronunciation

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