崛 - Dong Chinese dictionary

jué

towering

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound.

Components
山 meaning component

  Meaning component

shān

  

mountain

屈 sound component

  Sound component

  

bend

Evolution

崛 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
崛 Regular script Modern

Regular script

Modern
Definitions

 

jué

towering, eminent; rise abruptly; towering as a peak

Most common words with 崛
Freq.
Word
Meaning

崛起

to tower over

towering as a peak

崛立

to tower over