he4 =
h + e4

surname He | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

he4 =
h + e4

to congratulate | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

After Hamlet (h) won his final duel he visited the Erechtheion's bathroom (e4), where the crab (贝) was cheering for him waving with pompoms (加) and congratulating (贺) him on his victory. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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+
jia1 =
ji + a1

abbr. for Canada 加拿大[Jia1 na2 da4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

jia1 =
ji + a1

to add / plus / (used after an adverb such as 不, 大, 稍 etc, and before a disyllabic verb, to indicate that the action of the verb is applied to sth or sb previously mentioned) / to apply (restrictions etc) to (sb) / to give (support, consideration etc) to (sth) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol from 加油: cheerleaders' pom poms. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Jeanne of Arc works on her cheerleading skills in front of Adziogol lighthouse. For the grande finale of her performance she prepared special effects: at the very end of her performance she hits a power button on the floor with her foot, which starts mandarins shooting from her pom poms. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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li4 =
li + Ø4

surname Li | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

li4 =
li + Ø4

power / force / strength / ability / strenuously | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a power button.

Li Qingzhao (li) just had a shower in the space station's bathroom (Ø4) and wants to use the hair dryer, but there's no plug, just the bare end of the cable! She uses all her power to build an electricity plug, and for the two pins she uses a plough (㇆) and a banana (丿). Finally she hits a big power button (力) to turn the power on. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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丿
xx5

A stroke without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A flute and a crowbar are forming a plough. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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bei4 =
b + ei4

surname Bei | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

bei4 =
b + ei4

cowrie / shellfish / currency (archaic) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A crab. In the Eiffel tower's bathroom, Neanderthal man and Beelzebub are fighting a crab with staplers, but because Neanderthal man can't handle a stapler he accidentally staples himself. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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+
xx5

Character component without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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丿
+
xx5

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

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Stroke order

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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?)

h

Hamlet - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
e4

In the Erechtheion's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Words with


zhu4

he4
to congratulate / congratulations / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

gong1

he4
to congratulate respectfully / to express good wishes

qing4

he4
to congratulate / to celebrate

he4

dian4
congratulatory telegram

he4

lan2
Helan county in Yinchuan 銀川|银川[Yin2 chuan1], Ningxia

he4

li3
congratulatory gift

he4

nian2

ka3
New Year greeting card

he4

ci2
message of congratulation

dao4

he4
to congratulate

he4

ka3
greeting card / congratulation card

jing4

he4
to offer one's congratulations (formal)

he4

sui4
to extend New Year's greetings / to pay a New Year's visit

zhi4

he4
to congratulate

he4

han2
letter of congratulations / greeting card (e.g. for New Year)

he4

zi3

zhen1
He Zizhen (1910-1984), Mao Zedong's third wife

he4

ke4
guest (to a wedding etc)

he4

zhou1
Hezhou prefecture level city in Guangxi

he4

zhou1

shi4
Hezhou prefecture level city in Guangxi

he4

nian2
see 賀歲|贺岁[he4 sui4]

he4

nian2

pian4
New Year's card / CL:張|张[zhang1]

he4

pu3

ding1
Chinese brand name of Lamivudine 拉米夫定[La1 mi3 fu1 ding4]

he4

chao2
He Chao (active c. 711), Tang dynasty poet

ke3

xi3

ke3

he4
worthy of celebration / gratifying / Congratulations!

he4

zhi1

zhang1
He Zhizhang (659-744), Tang dynasty poet

he4

xian4
He county in Guangxi

he4

lan2

shan1
Helan Mountains, lying across part of the border between Ningxia and Inner Mongolia

he4

lan2

shan1

mai4
Helan Mountains, lying across part of the border between Ningxia and Inner Mongolia

he4

lan2

xian4
Helan county in Yinchuan 銀川|银川[Yin2 chuan1], Ningxia

he4

jun1

xiang2
Mike He (1983-), Taiwanese Actor

he4

long2
He Long (1896-1969), important communist military leader, died from persecution during the Cultural Revolution

he4

er3

meng2
hormone (loanword)

feng4

shen1

he4

jing4
polite congratulations (i.e. on a greeting card)

gong1

he4

jia1

jie2
season's greetings (idiom)

gong1

he4

xin1

xi3
Happy New Year

li3

he4
Li He (790-816), Tang poet and author of 南园十三首

heng2

xu1

he4
Yokosuka (port and navy base in the Tokyo bay)

heng2

xu1

he4

shi4
Yokosuka city and US naval base to the west of Yokohama, Japan

zi1

he4
Shiga prefecture in central Japan

zi1

he4

xian4
Shiga prefecture in central Japan

yan4

que4

xiang4

he4
lit. sparrow and swallow's congratulation (idiom); fig. to congratulate sb on completion of a building project / congratulations on your new house!

Example sentences for

 
congratulations - big - king
Congratulations, great king

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