léi thunder

Made up of [ rain radical 173, tián field radical 102]


Combines representation of rain and a field

Related characters

Using : xuě (snow) líng (zero)
Using tián : nán (male) māo (cat) lǐ (inside) mǔ (area) fú (good fortune) fù (rich) jiǎ (first in list) shēn (to extend) lèi (tired) huà (to draw) sī (to think) dài (to respect)

Different tone

lèi (tired)

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stroke order for 雷
Stroke order for character 雷, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license


大发雷霆 dà fā léi tíng Fly into an extreme rage
雷声大,雨点小 léi shēng dà, yǔ diǎn xiǎo Overly portentous. Reality did not match expectation


léi thunder
double happiness

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