How to Pronounce tao?

Correct pronunciation for the word "tao" is [tˈa͡ʊ], [tˈa‍ʊ], [t_ˈaʊ].

"Tao" in context

Taoism is an ancient Chinese philosophy that dates back to the 4th century BC. The word Tao means "the way" and it suggests a path one can follow to achieve a connection with the profound, powerful and mysterious forces of the universe. It is believed that if one follows the Tao, one can gain inner peace, harmony and balance within the self, as well as with the world at large. Taoism teaches that life is full of cycles, and each person's life is part of a larger cycle of Yin (regenerative energy) and Yang (energizing energy).

What are similar-sounding words for tao?


Add the infographic to your website:

Word of the day


  • 2oa
  • 2woa
  • 3oa