霭 - Dong Chinese dictionary

ǎi

cloudy sky

Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and represents the sound. Simplified form of .

Components
雨 meaning component

  Meaning component

  

rain

谒 sound component

  Sound component

  

visit

Evolution

霭 Seal script Shuowen (~100 AD)

Seal script

Shuowen (~100 AD)
霭 Simplified script Modern

Simplified script

Modern
Definitions

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ǎi

cloudy sky, haze; calm, peaceful; mist; haze; cloudy sky

Most common words with 霭
Freq.
Word
Meaning

雾霭

mist

mist

暮霭

evening mist

烟霭

mist and clouds

云霭

floating clouds