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雷 can mean thunder, lightning, thunderbolt, mine (weapon), or slang for something terrifying or a fit of anger.
Some will say it is the symbol of the god of thunder or god of lightning.
雷 is also a Chinese surname that romanizes as Lei.
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The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...
|Title||Characters||Romaji (Romanized Japanese)||Various forms of Romanized Chinese|
|Bolt of Lightning|
|突貫||tokkan / tokan|
|den ki / denki|
|den||diàn / dian4 / dian||tien|
|yíng huǒ chóng|
ying2 huo3 chong2
ying huo chong
|ying huo ch`ung
ying huo chung
|Thunder||雷||rai / kaminari||léi / lei2 / lei|
|God of Thunder||雷神||rai jin / raijin||léi shén / lei2 shen2 / lei shen / leishen|
|In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.|
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.
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Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.
There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.
Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.
The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.
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