dong1 =
du + (e)ng1

surname Dong | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

dong1 =
du + (e)ng1

east / host (i.e. sitting on east side of guest) / landlord | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doggy Dog wants to build a model of the Pudong Oriental Pearl Tower in front of Stonehenge. He has a model tower as guide, and a seven-branched laser sword as well as a daisy as building blocks. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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qi1 =
qi + Ø1

seven / 7 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In other components: the Seven-Branched Laser Sword. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

The Queen of Hearts is testing her new Seven-Branched Laser Sword in front of the space station. She's slicing flutes and shovels. - 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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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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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, 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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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
+
xx5

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

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 1

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

du

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

(e)ng1

In front of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


dong1
西
xi5
thing / stuff / person / CL:個|个[ge4],件[jian4] (HSK level 1)

dong1
西
xi1
east and west (HSK level 1)

fang2

dong1
landlord (HSK level 5)

zuo4

dong1
to act as host (HSK level 6)

dong1

dao4

zhu3
host / official host (e.g. venue for games or a conference) (HSK level 6)

gu3

dong1
shareholder / stockholder (HSK level 6)

dong1

zhang1
西
xi1

wang4
to look in all directions (idiom) / to glance around (HSK level 6)

dong1

ou1
Eastern Europe

dong1

yang2
Dongyang county level city in Jinhua 金華|金华[Jin1 hua2], Zhejiang

dong1

dao3
西
xi1

wai1
to lean unsteadily from side to side (idiom); to sway

dong1

han4
Eastern or later Han dynasty, 25-220

dong1

mian4
east side (of sth)

dong1

dong1
(coll.) thing / item / stuff

dong1

nan2
southeast

dong1
西
xi1

fang1
east and west / east to west

dong1

ben1
西
xi1

zou3
to run this way and that (idiom); to rush about busily / to bustle about / to hopscotch / also 東跑西顛|东跑西颠[dong1 pao3 xi1 dian1]

dong1

cheng2
Dongcheng district of central Beijing

shan1

dong1
Shandong province (Shantung) in northeast China, abbr. 魯|鲁, capital 濟南|济南

dong1

shan1

zai4

qi3
lit. to return to office after living as a hermit on Mount Dongshan (idiom); fig. to make a comeback

dong1

jing1
Tokyo, capital of Japan

xiang4

dong1
eastwards

dong1

cheng2

qu1
Dongcheng district of central Beijing

dong1

zheng4

jiao4
Eastern Orthodox Church

dong1

he2
Donghe or Tungho township in Taitung county 臺東縣|台东县[Tai2 dong1 xian4], southeast Taiwan

huai4

dong1
西
xi5
bastard / scoundrel / rogue

yuan3

dong1
Far East (loanword)

dong1

nan2

ya4
Southeast Asia

dong1

tiao2

ying1

ji1
Tojo Hideki (1884-1948), Japanese military leader hanged as war criminal in 1948

dong1
西
xi1

nan2

bei3
east west south north

dong1

hu2
Donghu district of Nanchang city 南昌市, Jiangxi

dong1

nan2

bu4
southeast part

jiang1

dong1
Jiangdong district of Ningbo city 寧波市|宁波市[Ning2 bo1 shi4], Zhejiang

jiang1

dong1

qu1
Jiangdong district of Ningbo city 寧波市|宁波市[Ning2 bo1 shi4], Zhejiang

dong1

fang1

hang2

kong1
China Eastern Airlines

dong1

xing1
Donxing district of Neijiang city 內江市|内江市[Nei4 jiang1 shi4], Sichuan / Dongxing county level city in Fangchenggang 防城港[Fang2 cheng2 gang3], Guangxi

dong1

ying2
Dongying prefecture level city in Shandong

dong1

zhi1
Toshiba, Japanese electronics company

dong1

ping2
Dongping county in Tai'an 泰安[Tai4 an1], Shandong

an1

dong1

ni2
Anthony (name)

dong1

bu4
the east / eastern part

Example sentences for

 
This - waterfall - under - (leads) directly (to) - eastern sea - dragon palace
Under the waterfall there is a direct connection to the dragon palace of the eastern sea
 
At - you - this - large - eastern - ocean
Under this large eastern sea
西  
you - is - what - think - dare - come - control - Sun - grandfather
Who do you think you are to come and scold me?
 
even - lower realms - 's - eastern sea - dragon king
Even the Eastern Sea's dragon king from the lower realm
西  
so much - many - stuff - contrary to expectations - not - let - you - enjoy
So much stuff, and you still don't get to enjoy it

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