yùn to move; to transport; to use

Made up of [ chuò walking radical 162, yún cloud; say ]
Alternative traditional form of character:


Combination of 'walking' and the phonetic element 'cloud' also pronounced as 'yun'
Number of strokes 7

Related characters

Using chuò : yuǎn (far) jìn (to advance) mí (to bewilder) mí (riddle) zhè (this) dào (road) hái (still)
Using yún : dòng (to use) huì (can)

Different tone

yún (cloud)

< Previous yún Next zāi >


Sound file kindly provided by shtooka.net under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike License


运城 Yuncheng, Shanxi

Mandarin Chinese: The Rough Guide Phrasebook

book cover A well organised and useful phrasebook. Very useful for a business traveler or tourist. It has a dictionary of words and phrases with Chinese mandarin and characters as well as a shorter pinyin to English guide. This is followed by dialogue suggestions for common encounters: shopping, traveling and dining.
More details...

Overseas Aid

The Chinese diaspora have made an important cultural and financial contribution to the building of modern China. Overseas communities in Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Indonesia have often become rich and send back money to their families or invest in new enterprises within China.
Read More
Share this page Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest

Chinasage is a new web resource, started in 2012, pages will be added, enhanced and re-formatted regularly. Please check back soon for updated information about China.

We would be most grateful if you can help improve this page. Please visit our (secure) contact page to leave any comment. Thanks.

Citation information: Chinasage, 'Chinese character yùn 运 to move', , Web, http://www.chinasage.info/chars/fch_yun_to_move.htm.

Copyright © Chinasage 2012 to 2018