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English Definitionto shout; to call; to order; to ask; to be called; by (indicates agent in the passive mood)
See alsojiào variant of (from traditional character )
Simplified Script
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo) ㄐㄧㄠˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)giu3
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (动) verb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=1; TOP=Basic

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Words With Same Head Word    
叫做jiàozuòto be called; to be known as
叫喊jiàohǎnexclamation; outcry; shout; yell
叫唤jiàohuanto cry out; to bark out a sound
叫嚷jiàorǎngto shout; to bellow one's grievances
叫好jiàohǎoto applaud; to cheer
Words With Same Tail Word    
喊叫hǎnjiàoto cry out; to shout
名叫míngjiàocalled; named
乱叫luànjiàoto inconsiderately shout
吠叫fèijiàoto bark; to yelp
吼叫hǒujiàoto howl
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