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角 jiǎo: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

角 (jiǎo) English Meaning

  • angle
  • corner
  • horn
  • horn-shaped
  • unit of money equal to 0.1 yuan

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (ge)

Sample Sentences

  • 一角等于十分。
    Yījiǎo děngyú shífēn.
    A dime is equivalent to ten pennies.
  • 犀牛鼻子上有一个角。
    Xīniú bízi shàng yǒu yīgè jiǎo.
    The rhinoceros has one horn on its nose.
  • 她的膝盖撞到床角上了。
    Tā de xīgài zhuàng dào chuáng jiǎo shàngle.
    She hit her knee on the corner of the bed.
  • 这门炮的仰角为45度。
    Zhè mén pào de yǎngjiǎo wèi 45 dù.
    The gun has an elevation angle of 45 degrees.
  • 她用砂纸把桌角打磨光了。
    Tā yòng shāzhǐ bǎ zhuō jiǎo dǎmó guāngle.
    She rounded off the corners of the table with sandpaper.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 jiao
  • 角(jiǎo): horn
  • ク(dāo): knife
  • 用(yòng): to use

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 角

HSK 3 Word List

  • 角(jiǎo): horn; angle; corner ; horn-shaped; unit of money equal to 0.10 yuan; CL: 個|个(gè)

HSK 5 Word List

  • 角度(jiǎo dù): angle; point of view
  • 角色(jué sè): persona; role; character in a novel

HSK 6 Word List

  • 角落(jiǎo luò): nook; corner
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