1. 淘 is the 2494th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 12 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (water), (wrap), (jar)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tao2 - to wash/to clean out/to cleanse/to eliminate/to dredge

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 淘 (tao2): The component 匋 is pronounced as 'tao2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 淘 (tao2): The component 勹 is pronounced as 'bao1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency


Medium Frequency

淘宝网 (淘寶網)
淘气 (淘氣)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.