jie1 =
ji + e1

street / CL:條|条[tiao2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc (ji) set up a street (街) in front of the Erechtheion (e1) by plastering the floor with jade tablets (圭). She is the first one to try out the new street using her seven-league boots (行). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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gui1 =
gu + ei1

jade tablet | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Gitta giraffe is modelling a jade tablet out of clay in front of the Eiffel tower. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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tu3 =
tu + Ø3

Tu (ethnic group) / surname Tu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

tu3 =
tu + Ø3

earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Tommy Turtle (tu) wants to fix a cross (十) on a flute (一) in the space station (Ø3). It's hard to do it in outer space, so he uses some dust and clay (土) to fix the two things together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 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, almost 4 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


=

+
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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
hang2 =
h + ang2

a row / series / age order (of brothers) / profession / professional / relating to company | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

xing2 =
xi + (e)ng2

to walk / to go / to travel / a visit / temporary / makeshift / current / in circulation / to do / to perform / capable / competent / effective / all right / OK! / will do / behavior / conduct / Taiwan pr. [xing4] for the behavior-conduct sense | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: seven-league boots. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


Just inside of Stonehenge's entrance, Marie Curie is tired of walking with a black sneaker on her left foot and a full armor boot on her right foot. Fortunately she finds seven-league boots just inside the entrance. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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chu4 =
chu + Ø4

step with the right foot / see 彳亍[chi4 chu4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A step with the right foot is a kick of a righteous knight, who wears a full armor boot on his right foot. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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chi4 =
ch + Ø4

step with the left foot (Kangxi radical 60) / see also 彳亍[chi4 chu4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Left foot: Black sneakers. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


=
丿
+
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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 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, almost 4 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
e1

In front of the Erechtheion - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


jie1

dao4
street / CL:條|条[tiao2] / subdistrict / residential district (HSK level 3)

tang2

ren2

jie1
Chinatown / CL:條|条[tiao2],座[zuo4]

jie1

qu1
block (between streets)

jie1

tou2

xiang4

wei3
top of streets, bottom of alleys (idiom); everywhere in the city

jie1

tou2
street

jie1

fang1
neighborhood

lin2

jie1
facing the street

jie1

xiang4
streets and alleys / street / alley

da4

jie1

xiao3

xiang4
great streets and small alleys (idiom); everywhere in the city

tang2

ning2

jie1
Downing Street (London)

you2

jie1
to parade sb through the streets / to march or parade in the streets

da4

jie1
street / main street / CL:條|条[tiao2]

jie1

deng1
streetlight

jie1

shang5
on the street

hua2

er3

jie1
Wall Street, New York / by extension, American big business

shang4

jie1
to go onto the streets / to go shopping

ma4

jie1
to shout abuses in the street

bu4

xing2

jie1
car-free zone / pedestrian street

yi4

shu4

zao4

jie1
city precinct with a streetscape created by artists

sao3

jie1
to sweep the streets / to canvas (for votes, sales etc)

ding1

zi4

jie1
T-junction

jie1

fang5

si4

lin2
neighbors / the whole neighborhood

jie1

fang5

lin2

li3
neighbors / the whole neighborhood

jie1

pang2
Jiepang (Chinese location-based networking service for cell phone)

jie1

ji1
arcade game

jie1

duan4
block

jie1

wu3
street dance (e.g. breakdance)

jie1

tan2

xiang4

yi4
the talk of the town (idiom)

jie1

dao4

ban4

shi4

chu4
sub-district office / neighborhood official / an official who works with local residents to report to higher government authorities

jie1

tou2

ba4

wang2
Street Fighter (video game series)

ba1

kuo4

jie1
Barkhor street, central business area and pilgrim circuit around Jokhang temple in Lhasa, Tibet

ba1

jiao3

jie1
Barkhor street, central business area and pilgrim circuit around Jokhang temple in Lhasa, Tibet / same as 八廓街[Ba1 kuo4 Jie1]

guang4

jie1
to take a walk / to window-shop / to stroll down the street

you2

jie1

shi4

zhong4
to parade (a prisoner) through the streets

guo4

jie1

tian1

qiao2
skywalk / pedestrian bridge

xiang1

xie4

li4

she4

da4

jie1
Avenue des Champs-Élysées

pang2

de2

jie1
Bond Street (London, England)

san1

yue4

jie1
Third Month Fair, traditional festival of the Bai Nationality 白族[Bai2 zu2]

da1

jie1

fang5
to become neighbors

heng2

jie1
side street / road branching from the main street

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