Last modified on 7 July 2014, at 21:02
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TranslingualEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Phono-semantic compound (形聲): semantic  (rain) + phonetic , created to separate the sense of "cloud" (the original meaning of ) from a later sense of "speak" or "say" that was added to the character owing to a similarity of sound

Han characterEdit

(radical 173 +4, 12 strokes, cangjie input 一月一一戈 (MBMMI), four-corner 10731, composition)

  1. cloud, clouds
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • KangXi: page 1372, character 5
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 42235
  • Dae Jaweon: page 1879, character 16
  • Hanyu Da Zidian: volume 6, page 4058, character 9
  • Unihan data for U+96F2

Etymology 2Edit

A contraction of 雲南 ("Yunnan"), itself a contraction of 雲岭 ("land south of the Yunling Mountains").

Han characterEdit

(radical 173 +4, 12 strokes, cangjie input 一月一一戈 (MBMMI), four-corner 10731, composition)

  1. (abbreviation) Yunnan province in China

CantoneseEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Jyutping wan4, Yale wan4)

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JapaneseEdit

NounEdit

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(hiragana くも, romaji kumo)

  1. a visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air; cloud.

Derived termsEdit

KanjiEdit

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. cloud

ReadingsEdit

CompoundsEdit


KoreanEdit

HanjaEdit

(un) (hangeul , revised un, McCune-Reischauer un, Yale wun)

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MandarinEdit

HanziEdit

(simplified , Pinyin yún (yun2), Wade-Giles yün2)

CompoundsEdit

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trad.

NounEdit

(traditional, Pinyin yún, simplified )

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) cloud
  2. (abbreviation) Yunnan province in China

MulamEdit

NounEdit

(kwa3)

  1. cloud

OkinawanEdit

KanjiEdit

(hiragana くむ, romaji kumu)

NounEdit

(hiragana くむ, romaji kumu)

  1. cloud

VietnameseEdit

Han characterEdit

(vân, nguyên)

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YonaguniEdit

KanjiEdit

(hiragana んむ, romaji nmu, mmu)

NounEdit

(hiragana んむ, romaji nmu, mmu)

  1. cloud

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