yùn to move; to transport; to use

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

Note

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 >

Pronunciation

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Cities

运城 Yuncheng, Shanxi
Chinese proverb

Proverb

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Yǎ ba chī jiǎo zi, xīn lǐ yǒu shù [ya ba chi jiao zi, xin li you shu]
mute person eat dumpling, heart inside has count
When a mute person eats dumplings, he knows how many he has eaten, even though he cannot speak. Someone understands the situation well, and yet says nothing.
When someone understands the situation without needing to say anything
Lucky Bats

Lucky Bats

Culture

Bats are commonly used in handicrafts, paintings and artwork to give a wish for good luck. This is because 'bat' and 'good luck' sound the same in Chinese.
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