luan4
= lu + an4
in confusion or disorder / in a confused state of mind / disorder / upheaval / riot / illicit sexual relations / to throw into disorder / to mix up / indiscriminate / random / arbitrary
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A mess in the Anchor Inn

What will happen next? Will Lenny Lemur go crazy just the next moment, curl up on the wet floor and stutter gibberish, or will he pull out some sick karate moves?


Composition: 乱 = 乚 + 舌

luan4 =
lu + an4

in confusion or disorder / in a confused state of mind / disorder / upheaval / riot / illicit sexual relations / to throw into disorder / to mix up / indiscriminate / random / arbitrary | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's hard for Lenny Lemur to not go crazy in the Anchor Inn's bathroom: Uncountable tongues are leaping right from the abyss to reach for Lenny Lemur, who has only a shovel to defend his heart and soul. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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ya4 =
y + a4

component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 毫[hao2] / archaic variant of 乙[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a shovel (乚). Remember it by imagining Maud Younger (y) shovelling a grave in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom (a4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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she2 =
sh + e2

tongue | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes squashed his tongue under a kilo just inside the entrance of the Erechtheion! He tries to stem the kilo with a mandarin, but not very successfully. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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qian1 =
qi + an1

thousand | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The Queen of Hearts dropped a kilo on her banana in front of Anchor Inn, and now she uses a cross to try and revive it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

qian1 =
qi + an1

a swing | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


=
丿
+
丿
pie3 =
pi + e3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 4) / see 撇[pie3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 丿

Pocahontas (pi-) is watching a giant banana (丿) inside the Erectheion (-e3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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丿
+
shi2 =
sh + Ø2

ten / 10 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes (sh-) is investigating a very strange thing, which just arrived at the entrance of the space station (-2): A big pyramid made of ten (十) crosses (十), which are in turn made out of flutes (一) and dinosaur bones (丨). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


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yi1 =
y + Ø1

one / 1 / single / a (article) / as soon as / entire / whole / all / throughout / "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Maud Younger (y) plays her flute (一) in front of the space station (Ø1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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gun3 =
gu + (e)n3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 2) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a dinosaur bone when it appears in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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kou3 =
k + ou3

mouth / classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc) / classifier for bites or mouthfuls | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

口 shall be represented by a mandarin. Karl Marx (k-) is watching a mouth-watering mandarin in the Louvre (-ou3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 4

Pronunciation: Gorodish elements and their mnemonics (what's this?)

lu

Lenny Lemur - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
an4

In Anchor Inn's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


dao3

luan4
to disturb / to look for trouble / to stir up a row / to bother sb intentionally (HSK level 6)

rao3

luan4
to disturb / to perturb / to harass (HSK level 6)

hu2

luan4
careless / reckless / casually / absent-mindedly / at will / at random / any old how (HSK level 6)

hun4

luan4
confusion / chaos / disorder (HSK level 6)

pan4

luan4
armed rebellion

bao4

luan4
riot / rebellion / revolt

fen1

luan4
numerous and disorderly

luan4

tao4
in a mess / upside down

luan4

zao1

zao1
chaotic / topsy turvy / a complete mess

tian1

luan4
(coll.) to cause trouble for sb / to inconvenience

san4

luan4
in disorder / messy

huo4

luan4
cholera

nei4

luan4
internal disorder / civil strife / civil unrest

huang1

luan4
frenetic / hurried

jiao3

luan4
to disrupt / to throw into disorder

luan4

jiao4
to inconsiderately shout

zuo4

luan4
to start a rebellion / to rise in revolt

huo2

beng4

luan4

tiao4
to leap and frisk about (idiom); lively / healthy and active

za2

luan4
in a mess / in a jumble / chaotic

luan4

ma2
lit. tangled skein / in a tremendous muddle / confused

luan4

shi4
the world in chaos / troubled times / (in Buddhism) the mortal world

wei2

fa3

luan4

ji4
to violate discipline

yin2

luan4
promiscuous

luan4

qi1

ba1

zao1
everything in disorder (idiom); in a hideous mess / at sixes and sevens

shou3

mang2

jiao3

luan4
to act with confusion / to be in a flurry / to be flustered

dong4

luan4
turmoil / upheaval / unrest

chu1

luan4

zi5
to go wrong / to get into trouble

yan3

hua1

liao2

luan4
to be dazzled

luan4

peng1

peng1
disheveled / tangled

luan4

shi2
rocks / stones / rubble / riprap

luan4

tan2

qin2
to talk nonsense / to behave like a fool

bing1

huang1

ma3

luan4
soldiers munity and troops rebel (idiom); turmoil and chaos of war

luan4

dong4
to fiddle with / to tamper with / to meddle with / to move randomly / to flail about

ling2

luan4
messy / disarrayed / disheveled / chaos

tian1

hua1

luan4

zhui4
lit. a deluge of heavenly flowers (idiom) / fig. extravagant embellishments / hype

kuang2

luan4
hysterical

cuo4

luan4
in disorder / deranged (mentally)

zhan4

luan4
chaos of war

luan4

pao3
to run wildly all over the place

liao2

luan4
variant of 繚亂|缭乱[liao2 luan4]

Example sentences for

 
for sure - will - someone - learn - he - heaven - how not - in big disorder
For sure, others will follow his example. How can heaven not be in a big disorder?

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