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ㄘㄠ ˊ

cáo

surname Cao

曹 is an 11 stroke, simplified and traditional Chinese character and is pronounced as cáo in the second tone.

  • ㄘㄠ ˊ

    cáo

    surname Cao

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      • ㄘㄠ ˙

        cao

        grass

      • ㄑㄩ

        bent

    • ˋ

      sun

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Pronunciation

We found 1 pronunciation for 曹

Definitions for 曹 pronounced as cáo

  • surname Cao
  • Zhou Dynasty vassal state
  • class or grade
  • generation
  • plaintiff and defendant (old)
  • government department (old)

Vocabulary

The most common words for 曹 — see all

  • Cao Cao (155-220), famous statesman and general at the end of Han, noted poet and calligrapher, later warlord, founder and first king of Cao Wei 曹魏, father of Emperor Cao Pi 曹丕
  • the main villain of novel the Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义
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