一日一字

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JLPT: N2

School Grade: 2nd (7 years old)

This character was developed from a pictogram of “billowing vapors,” which eventually came to be simplified as 云. However, 云 was later used as a non-general use character meaning “speak.” In order to emphasize “cloud,” then,  rain was added giving 雲.