yòu right

Made up of [ kǒu mouth radical 30, shǒu hand ]

Note

Combines a hand and a mouth, as right-handed people eat with the right hand

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Using kǒu : hé (together) wèn (ask) jiào (called) yǔ (language) shǐ (history) zhī (one) chī (to eat) fú (good fortune) fù (rich) gǔ (ancient) hēng (prosperous) huò (maybe) jiù (fault) jūn (monarch) kě (can) mìng (life) rú (as) shàng (still) shì (matter) suī (although) tái (typhoon) xǐ (to be fond of) zhī (to know) zhōu (surname Zhou) zú (foot) hào (name) gōng (palace) jù (sentence) mǎ (?) yuē (to speak) gǒu (dog) hé (to close) jí (lucky) lìng (other) bā (supposition or suggestion) xiōng (elder brother) hāi (sound of sighing) míng (name) gào (to tell) zhān (to observe) hòu (behind) táng (Tang) gè (each) chàng (to sing) tīng (to listen) hē (drink) yǎo (to bite) ne (and you?) chuán (boat) huí (to circle)
Using shǒu : kàn (look) zuǒ (left) zhǎng (palm of the hand)

Sounds same

yòu (also)

Different tone

yóu (outstanding) yǒu (friend) yǒu (have) yǒu (wine vessel)

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Pronunciation

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Proverbs

顾左右而言他 gù zuǒ yòu ér yán tā Avoiding talking about something; taking a long digression
左右为难 zuǒ yòu wéi nán In a dilemma

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The Dalai Lama, the religous leader of Tibet lives in exile at Dharamshala in Northern India, just 124 miles [200 kms] from Tibet. He is the leader of the Yellow hat school of Tantric strand of Buddhism. He fled Tibet in 1959 following reprisals after a revolt against Chinese rule in Tibet. Tenzin Gyatso the 14th incarnation of the Lama has stated he may be the last.
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yùn to move; to transport; to use

Made up of [ chuò walking radical 162, yún cloud; say]

Origin

Combination of 'walking' and the phonetic element 'cloud' also pronounced as 'yun'
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