capital city of a country / big / algebraic term for a large number (old) / artificial mound (old)
first:
«
previous:

featured image for 小
featured image for 京
next:

featured image for 水
last:
»

Jeanne's underpants

refers to the capital city: In earlier times , nowadays . In Beijing is a certain building known as "Beijing's large underpants": The CCTV Headquarters. I chose this as representation for the character .


Composition: 京 = 亠 + 口 + 小

jing1 =
ji + (e)ng1

abbr. for Beijing / surname Jing / Jing ethnic minority | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

jing1 =
ji + (e)ng1

capital city of a country / big / algebraic term for a large number (old) / artificial mound (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne d'Arc is trying out Beijing's large underpants in front of Stonehenge. The underpants have a nice pattern consisting of paintings of berets, mandarins and daisies. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+

+
tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
zhu3 =
zhu + Ø3

"dot" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 3) / see also 點|点[dian3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a petal leaf when appearing in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


=

+
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, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


=

+

+
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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+

+
xiao3 =
xi + ao3

small / tiny / few / young | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie ist pulling a trick in the Taos Pueblo. She's putting a crowbar on the floor and balancing an eightball on it, presenting it as a small daisy. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
ba1 =
b + a1

eight / 8 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: eightball.

Beelzebub (b-) is balancing two eightballs in front of the Adziogol Lighthouse (-a1): One on a banana (丿) and one on a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=
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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=
丿
+
xx5

character component without inherent meaning / see 捺 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


=

+
jue2 =
ju + e2

"vertical stroke with hook" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 6) / see also 豎鉤|竖钩[shu4 gou1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doesn't 亅 look like a crowbar? Zeus (ju-) shows off his mighty crowbars (亅) in the entrance of the Erechtheion (-e2). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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

appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 1

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
(e)ng1

In front of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

Words with


bei3

jing1
Beijing, capital of People's Republic of China / Peking / PRC government (HSK level 1)

jing1

ju4
Beijing opera / CL:場|场[chang3],出[chu1] (HSK level 4)

nan2

jing1
Nanjing subprovincial city on the Changjiang, capital of Jiangsu province 江蘇|江苏 / capital of China at different historical periods

dong1

jing1
Tokyo, capital of Japan

jing1

du1
capital (of a country)

jing1

du1
Kyoto, Japan

jing1

cheng2
capital of a country

pu3

jing1
Vladimir Putin (1952-), career KGB officer and politician, president of Russian Federation from 2000, prime minister from 2008, president again from 2012

nan2

jing1

shi4
Nanjing subprovincial city on the Changjiang, capital of Jiangsu province 江蘇|江苏 / capital of China at different historical periods

nan2

jing1

da4

tu2

sha1
the Nanjing Massacre of 1937-38

dong1

jing1

wan1
Tokyo Bay / former name of 北部灣|北部湾[Bei3 bu4 Wan1], Gulf of Tonkin

wei2

jing1

ren2
Vikings

jing1
广
guang3

tie3

lu4
Jing-Guang (Beijing-Guangzhou) Railway

jing1
广
guang3
Beijing and Guangdong

jing1

kou3

qu1
Jingkou district of Zhenjiang city 鎮江市|镇江市[Zhen4 jiang1 shi4], Jiangsu

jing1

shi1
capital of a country (literary)

jing1

shan1

xian4
Jingshan county in Jingmen 荊門|荆门[Jing1 men2], Hubei

jing1

kou3
Jingkou district of Zhenjiang city 鎮江市|镇江市[Zhen4 jiang1 shi4], Jiangsu

jing1

jiu3

tie3

lu4
JingJiu (Beijing-Kowloon) railway

jing1

hu4

gao1

tie3
Beijing and Shanghai express rail link (projected) / abbr. for 京滬高速鐵路|京沪高速铁路

jing1

hu4
Beijing and Shanghai

jing1

shan1
Jingshan county in Jingmen 荊門|荆门[Jing1 men2], Hubei

jing1

pian4

zi5
Beijing dialect

jing1

ji1
Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, surrounding Seoul and Incheon, capital Suweon City 水原市[Shui3 yuan2 shi4]

jing1

ji1
capital city and its surrounding area

jing1

ji1

dao4
Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, surrounding Seoul and Incheon, capital Suweon City 水原市[Shui3 yuan2 shi4]

jing1

hu2
jinghu, a smaller, higher-pitched erhu 二胡 (two-stringed fiddle) used to accompany Chinese opera / also called 京二胡

jing1

hua2

shi2

bao4
Beijing Times (newspaper)

jing1

jiao1

ri4

bao4
Beijing Suburbs Daily (newspaper), ben.com.cn

jing1

du1

fu3
Kyōto prefecture in central Japan

jing1

jin1
Beijing and Tianjin

jing1

hang2

yun4

he2
the Grand canal, 1800 km from Beijing to Hangzhou, built starting from 486 BC

jing1

bao4
Peking Gazette (official government bulletin)

jing1

zhao4
capital of a country

bei3

jing1

ren2
Beijing resident / Peking ape-man, Homo erectus pekinensis (c. 600,000 BC), discovered in 1921 at Zhoukoudian 周口店[Zhou1 kou3 dian4], Beijing

bei3

jing1

zhong1

yi1

yao4

da4

xue2
Beijing University of Chinese Medicine

jing1

hang2

da4

yun4

he2
the Grand canal, 1800 km from Beijing to Hangzhou, built starting from 486 BC

jing1

zu2
Vietnamese ethnic group in south China

jing1

ha1

tie3

lu4
Beijing-Harbin railway

jing1

si1

dun1
Kingstown, capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines / (Tw) Kingston, capital of Jamaica

There are no example sentences for this character.

See on (opens in new window/tab)

Hanzicraft
MDBG
The English Wikipedia
The English Wiktionary
stroke-order.learningweb.moe.edu.tw
Tatoeba

Log in to write the first comment.