Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Interesting Chinese characters 云yún cloud – 雨yǔ rain – 雪 xuě snow

We will learn 3 charcaters which are related to nature,
yún cloud – yǔ rain – xuě snow

yún means cloud in Chinese. Two lines above stand for airthe strokes below  show the shape of the cloud.

Please look at the oracle bone character

Some words with
báiyúnwhite snow

yǔ means rain. It looks like it is raining, please have a look.

Words with

xiàyǔ to rain
衣(yǔyī)   raincoat
伞(yǔsǎn umbrella

xuě means snow. The top part of the character is 雨,then it has a reverse E at the bottom.

Words with

xiàxuě to snow
xuěbái snow white
xuěshānsnow mountain

Here is the video

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