Chinese Word Entry

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄎㄠˇ
Mandarin (Pinyin): kǎo
Cantonese (Jyutping): haau2
Definitions:
  1. to check

  2. to verify

  3. to test

  4. to examine

  5. to take an exam

  6. to take an entrance exam for

  7. deceased father


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Chinese characters used in this word

consider, think over, examine, test, investigate
Readings
Mandarin: ㄎㄠˇ (kǎo)
Cantonese: haau2
Japanese: コウ / かんが.える、 かんが.え
Korean:
Vietnamese: khảo
Variants
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