Meaning and pronunciation of 高

Simplified/traditional character



  • high
  • tall
  • above average
  • loud
  • your (honorific)

HSK levels


  • (gāo): high

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : cake;
  • : lamb;
  • : (gao1) ointment; paste; CL:帖[tie3]; (gao4) to moisten; to grease; to apply (cream, ointment); to dip a brush in ink;

Sentences examples with 高

  • 认识你我很高兴!
    Rènshí nǐ wǒ hěn gāoxìng!
  • 哥哥比弟弟高。
    Gēgē bǐ dìdì gāo.
  • 今天我很高兴。
    Jīntiān wǒ hěn gāoxìng.
  • 我没有他高。
    Wǒ méiyǒu tā gāo.
  • 认识你很高兴。
    Rènshí nǐ hěn gāoxìng.

Words containing 高, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

HSK 2 vocabulary list

  • (gāo): high; tall; above average; loud; your (honorific); surname Gao

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list