hua4
= hu + a4
to make into / to change into / -ization / to ... -ize / to transform / abbr. for 化學|化学[hua4 xue2]
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Transformers are really impressive, aren't they! They can change any current to any value, as long as the power (P=U*I) stays the same. Remember: With great power comes great responsibility!


Composition: 化 = 亻 + 匕

hua1 =
hu + a1

variant of 花[hua1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

hua4 =
hu + a4

to make into / to change into / -ization / to ... -ize / to transform / abbr. for 化學|化学[hua4 xue2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Helga Horse and Rosa Luxemburg conduct an experiment in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. Using a transformer, they melt a ladle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
ren2 =
r + (e)n2

"person" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 9) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I will represent this radical by Rosa Luxemburg. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Robinson Crusoe and Rosa Luxemburg are pulling a new trick just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City. Rosa Luxemburg is balancing on Robinson Crusoe, while balancing a banana on a dinosaur bone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=
丿
+
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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


=

+
bi3 =
bi + Ø3

dagger / ladle / ancient type of spoon | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Brynhildr plays a game inside the space station using zero gravity: using a big ladle and a shovel as bats, she beats a banana back and forth. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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化 bw 27b133494c55b552ad45a857eee1c1a96da958868968dfa8c85368ff37f81bb3

appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

hu

Helga Horse - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
a1

In front of the Adziogol Lighthouse - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
a4

In the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


wen2

hua4
culture / civilization / cultural / CL:個|个[ge4],種|种[zhong3] (HSK level 3)

bian4

hua4
change / variation / to change / to vary / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 3)

hua4

xue2
chemistry / chemical (HSK level 5)

rong2

hua4
to melt / to thaw / to dissolve / to blend into / to combine / to fuse (HSK level 5)

xiao1

hua4
to digest / digestion / digestive (HSK level 5)

er4

yang3

hua4

tan4
carbon dioxide CO2 (HSK level 6)

qian2

yi2

mo4

hua4
imperceptible influence / to influence secretly (HSK level 6)

hua4

zhuang1
to put on makeup (HSK level 6)

jian3

hua4
to simplify (HSK level 6)

hua4

shi2
fossil (HSK level 6)

e4

hua4
to worsen (HSK level 6)

jin4

hua4
evolution / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 6)

hua4

yan4
laboratory test / chemical experiment / assay (HSK level 6)

duo1

yuan2

hua4
diversification / pluralism / to diversify (HSK level 6)

hua4

fei2
fertilizer (HSK level 6)

yang3

hua4
to oxidize

zhuan3

hua4
to change / to transform / isomerization (chemistry)

hua4

xue2

yuan2

su4
chemical element

shen2

hua4
to make divine / apotheosis

lu:4

hua4

na4
sodium chloride NaCl / common salt

guang1

tian1

hua4

ri4
the full light of day (idiom) / fig. peace and prosperity / in broad daylight

hua4

xue2

fan3

ying4
chemical reaction

ruo4

hua4
weaken / make weaker

fu1

hua4

qi4
incubator / apparatus for incubating eggs

zheng4

zhi4

hua4
to politicize

hua4

xue2

xi4
department of chemistry

you3

ji1

hua4

xue2
organic chemistry

jiang1

hua4
to become rigid

cui1

hua4
catalysis / to catalyze (a reaction)

gong1

kai1

hua4
to publicize / openness (of government, PRC equivalent of 'glasnost')
退
tui4

hua4
to degenerate / atrophy

qiang2

hua4
to strengthen / to intensify

cui1

hua4

ji4
catalyst

qi4

hua4
to boil / to vaporize

gu4

hua4
to solidify / solidification (chemistry)

qian1

bian4

wan4

hua4
countless changes / constant permutation

liu2

hua4

qing1
hydrogen sulfide H2S / sulfureted hydrogen
绿
lu:4

hua4
to make green with plants / to reforest

hua4

nong2
to fester / to suppurate / to be infected

kuo4

da4

hua4
to extend the scope / to exaggerate

Example sentences for

 
that - devil - monkey - has - 72 - variations
That devil monkey has 72 transformations
 
disciples - devil - monkey - already - change - to - ashes
Disciples, the devil monkey already turned to ashes

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