Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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Rainy days, cloudy days, or sunny days...which do you like?

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Words aspell knows but yours truly doesn't: an embarrassingly large number.




DON

kumo(ru)

meaning: to cloud, dim, mar

曇天 == donten == (noun) cloudy weather
花曇り == hanagumori == (noun) hazy spring weather




Top radical is 'sun' (日). Bottom radical is 'cloud' (雲). Thus, 'sun obscured by cloud'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Sun is dimmed by cloud.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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