yuan2
= yu + an2
land used for growing plants / site used for public recreation
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is a nice example of a phono-semantic compound character. gives you a tip about the meaning of , and gives you a tip about the pronunciation of .


Composition: 园 = 元 + 囗

yuan2 =
yu + an2

surname Yuan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yuan2 =
yu + an2

land used for growing plants / site used for public recreation | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite receives a big wooden box just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn. It's written that it comes from the land of growing plants, but as she opens it, she finds out that it's actually full of coins. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
yuan2 =
yu + an2

surname Yuan / the Yuan or Mongol dynasty (1279-1368) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yuan2 =
yu + an2

unit of money (in PRC: Chinese yuan, in USA: dollar, etc) / primary / first | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sun Wu Kong offers Aphrodite a coin just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn. As Aphrodite takes it, she's literally shocked: Sun Wu Kong hooked up a capacitor to it to play a bad joke on her, and he's laughing his ass off. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
er2 =
Ø + Ø2

son | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

"Son" (儿) sounds similar to "Sun" like in "Sun Wu Kong", so it's gonna be represented by the monkey king. Albert Einstein (Ø-) and Sun Wu Kong are fighting in the space station's entrance (-Ø2). Their weapons: Albert has a shovel (乚), and Sun Wu Kong has a banana (丿). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

r5

non-syllabic diminutive suffix / retroflex final | 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,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


=
丿
+
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,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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+
wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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园 bw d25bbff19cf5cfbb5d4362c272921f0ea2fe2993d5ed2f3b8cf8cbea28512fc0

is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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

yu

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
an2

Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


hua1

yuan2
garden / CL:座[zuo4],個|个[ge4] (HSK level 3)

gong1

yuan2
park (for public recreation) / CL:個|个[ge4],座[zuo4] (HSK level 3)

you4

er2

yuan2
kindergarten / nursery school (HSK level 5)

yuan2

lin2
gardens / park / landscape garden (HSK level 6)

you2

le4

yuan2
theme park

yuan2

yi4
gardening / horticultural

yi1

dian4

yuan2
Garden of Eden

pu2

tao2

yuan2
vineyard

yuan2

di4
garden area

hai3

de2

gong1

yuan2
Hyde Park

guo3

yuan2
orchard

tao2

yuan2
Taoyuan city and county in Taiwan

mu4

yuan2
cemetery / graveyard

xiao4

yuan2
campus

dong4

wu4

yuan2
zoo / CL:個|个[ge4]

zhong4

zhi2

yuan2
plantation

jia1

yuan2
home / homeland

zhi2

wu4

yuan2
arboretum / botanical gardens

le4

yuan2
paradise

zhuang1

yuan2
a manor / feudal land / a villa and park

xue2

yuan2
academy / campus

da4

guan1

yuan2
Prospect Garden / Grand View Garden, a garden in Dream of the Red Chamber

gu4

yuan2
one's home town

ting2

yuan2
flower garden

yuan2

ding1
gardener

you4

zhi4

yuan2
kindergarten (Tw)

yuan2

qu1
site developed for a group of related enterprises / (industrial or technology) park

cai4

yuan2
vegetable garden

man3

yuan2

chun1

se4
everything in the garden is lovely

lin2

yuan2
Linyuan township in Kaohsiung county 高雄縣|高雄县[Gao1 xiong2 xian4], southwest Taiwan

ke4
西
xi1

ma3

ni2

hua1

yuan2
Garden of Gethsemane (in the Christian passion story)

yuan2

ming2

yuan2
Yuanmingyuan, the Old Summer Palace, destroyed by the British and French army in 1860

ke4
西
xi1

ma3

ni2

yuan2
Garden of Gethsemane

yuan3

pu3
garden plot

dong4

wu4

zhuang1

yuan2
Animal Farm (1945), novel and famous satire on communist revolution by George Orwell 喬治・奧威爾|乔治・奥威尔[Qiao2 zhi4 · Ao4 wei1 er3] / also translated 動物農場|动物农场[Dong4 wu4 Nong2 chang3]

jia1

shan1

guo2

jia1

sen1

lin2

gong1

yuan2
Jiashan National Forest Park in Shimen 石門|石门[Shi2 men2], Changde 常德[Chang2 de2], Hunan

da4

yuan2

xiang1
Dayuan or Tayuan township in Taoyuan county 桃園縣|桃园县[Tao2 yuan2 xian4], north Taiwan

da4

yuan2
Dayuan or Tayuan township in Taoyuan county 桃園縣|桃园县[Tao2 yuan2 xian4], north Taiwan

guo2

jia1

huo3

shan1

gong1

yuan2
Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii

liu2

lao3

lao5

jin4

da4

guan1

yuan2
Granny Liu visits the Grand View gardens / (of a simple person) to be overwhelmed by new experiences and luxurious surroundings

Example sentences for

 
I - see - just - take - queen mother - 's - peach garden - give - him - look after
I think I will give him queen mother's peach grove to watch over
 
but - compared with - heavenly - 's - peach grove - come
But compared to the heavenly peach grove
 
what - peach - garden
What peach grove
 
that - queen mother - 's - peach - garden
The queen mother's peach grove
 
great sage - Jade Emperor - take - this - peach grove - give - you - control
Great Sage, the Jade Emperor wants you to be in charge of this peach grove
 
old fellow - that - peach grove - at - where
Old fellow, where is that peach grove?
 
you - see - that - sparkling - red clouds - precisely is - peach grove
Over there, the sparkling red clouds are the peach grove

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