yún cloud; say


Used as component in : dòng ; yùn ; huì Made up of [ èr two; 2 radical 7, private; secret; selfish radical 28]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Represents the rising of vapour up into the sky
Number of strokes: 4

Related characters


Also uses èr component: è (evil) rén (humane) xiē (some) yuán (primary)
Also uses component: gōng (public) me (what) néng (to be able to) qù (go) tái (typhoon) zhì (to arrive)

Different tone

yùn (to move)

< Previous yuè Next yùn >

Pronunciation

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

Provinces

云南 Yunnan

Cities

连云港 Lianyungang, Jiangsu
云浮 Yunfu, Guangdong

Proverbs

翻云覆雨 fān yún fù yǔ Trying too hard to impress
云消雾散 yún xiāo wù sàn All becomes clear again. Troubles are over

Also

yún cloud

The illustrious Ming

It was during the Ming dynasty that China achieved many accomplishments: a vast fleet sailed the seas and made many dicoveries.; an encylopedia of the accumulated knowledge was distilled into 11,000 chapers; trade with America brought in new vegetables and cotton that were widely grown.
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