yún cloud; say


Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

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

Different tone

yùn (to move)

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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

Proverbs

翻云覆雨 fān yún fù yǔ Impressing by conjuring tricks
云消雾散 yún xiāo wù sàn All becomes clear again. Troubles are over.

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Chinese proverb

Proverb

Wú fēng bù qǐ làng [wu feng bu qi lang]
no wind no rise wave
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