Meaning of 奥

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(Trad.: 奧)
Pinyin: Ào
English Definition: Austria; Austrian; abbr. for 奥地利 ; obscure; mysterious
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Ideographic: A person 大 discovering a house 宀 full of rice 米
Character Formation:
  • Above to below
    • Surround from above
      • roof; house
      • rice, millet, grain
    • big, great, vast, high, deep
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Example Words:
奥秘 [ ào ]: secret; mystery
深奥 [ shēn ào ]: profound; abstruse; recondite; profoundly
奥运会 [ Ào yùn huì ]: abbr. for 奥林匹克运动会 ; Olympic Games; the Olympics
奥地利 [ Ào ]: Austria