乌 wū crow; black
Made up of [鸟 niǎo
radical 196, 丶 zhǔ
NoteVery similar to the radical used for birds except it has no 'eye' as crows have a black eye not easily made out against the black feathers
Using 鸟 niǎo
: 岛 dǎo (island) 鸡 jī (fowl)
Using 丶 zhǔ
: 太 tài (too) 玉 yù (jade) 丽 lì (beautiful) 义 yì (justice) 州 zhōu (prefecture) 主 zhǔ (owner) 住 zhù (to live) 弟 dì (younger brother) 白 bái (bright) 勺 sháo (spoon) 兑 duì (to cash) 令 lìng (to order) 尤 yóu (outstanding) 良 liáng (good) 铺 pù (store) 为 wèi (do)
Sounds same屋 wū (house)
Different tone无 wú (not to have)
五 wǔ (five)
午 wǔ (noon)
武 wǔ (martial)
勿 wù (do not)
戊 wù (fifth (ordinal))
Wuhai, Inner Mongolia
爱屋及乌 ài wū jí wū
Totally in love
天下乌鸦一般黑 tiān xià wū yā yī bān hēi
Bad people are all the same. You find bad people everywhere
wū yā crow
wū yā raven
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