ai1 =
Ø + ai1

Ai (c. 2000 BC), sixth of legendary Flame Emperors 炎帝[Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong 神農|神农[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God, also known as Li 釐|厘[Li2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ai1 =
Ø + ai1

sorrow / grief / pity / to grieve for / to pity / to lament / to condole | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Albert Einstein (Ø) and Ai (哀) are grieving (哀) for a dead mandarin (口) in front of the palace (ai1). As a last service they put it in a kilt (衣) and bury it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 24 days ago | add a painting



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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 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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yi1 =
y + Ø1

clothes / CL:件[jian4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: kilt. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


In front of the space station, Maud Younger doesn't have a wardrobe, but just a step ladder. It's still enough for her kilt though, which she can just put over the ladder so that it doesn't lose its form, and her beret, which she puts on top of the ladder. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


yi4 =
y + Ø4

to dress / to wear / to put on (clothes) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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𧘇
+
𧘇
xx5

character component without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 𧘇

This looks like someone (人) stepping over something, tubes or whatever. I'm gonna represent 𧘇 with a stepladder. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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𧘇
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tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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zhu3 =
zhu + Ø3

"dot" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 3) / see also 點|点[dian3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a petal leaf when appearing in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 6

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

Ø

"Ø" is for Albert Einstein. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
ai1

"ai1" is in front of the palace. Remember it by recalling that "Palais of Versailles" contains two times "ai". - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


bei1

ai1
grieved / sorrowful (HSK level 6)

ai1

yuan4
grief / resentment / aggrieved / plaintive

ai1

shang1
grief / distress / bereavement / grieved / heart-broken / dejected

ai1

tan4
to sigh / to lament / to bewail

ai1

qiu2
to entreat / to implore / to plead

ai1

chou2
sorrow / sadness / distressed / sorrowful

ai1

tong4
to grieve / to mourn / deep sorrow / grief

mo4

ai1
to observe a moment of silence in tribute

ai1

ming2
plaintive whine / wail

mo4

li3

ai1
Molière (1622-1673), French playwright and actor, master of comedy

ai1

qi4
to wail

ai1

dao4
to grieve over sb's death / to lament sb's death / mourning

zhi4

ai1
to express grief / to mourn

ai1

hao2
to cry piteously / anguished wailing / same as 哀嚎

xi3

nu4

ai1

le4
four types of human emotions, namely: happiness 歡喜|欢喜[huan1 xi3], anger 憤怒|愤怒[fen4 nu4], sorrow 悲哀[bei1 ai1] and joy 快樂|快乐[kuai4 le4]

ai1

si1
grief-stricken thoughts / mourning

ai1

hao2
to howl in grief / anguished wailing / same as 哀号

ai1

ge1
mournful song / dirge / elegy

ai1

lian2
to feel compassion for / to pity on / to feel sorry for

ai1

yue4
funeral music / plaint / dirge

ai1

wan3
melancholy / sad and moving

ai1

jin1
to take pity on / to feel sorry for

ai1

er2

bu4

shang1
deeply felt but not mawkish (idiom)

ai1

yan4
plaintive and beautiful / melancholy but gorgeous

ai1

mo4

da4

yu2

xin1

si3
nothing sadder than a withered heart (idiom attributed to Confucius by Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子[Zhuang1 zi3]) / no greater sorrow than a heart that never rejoices / the worst sorrow is not as bad as an uncaring heart / nothing is more wretched than apathy

ai1

ci2
variant of 哀辭|哀辞[ai1 ci2]

ai1

ci2
dirge / lament

ai1
鸿
hong2

bian4

ye3
lit. plaintive whine of geese (idiom); fig. land swarming with disaster victims / starving people fill the land

ai1

qi1
sorrow / grief

ai1

min3
to take pity on / to feel sorry for

ai1

tong4
to be deeply grieved

ai1

jia1
I, me (self-referring by a widowed empress etc, used in historical novels and operas)

ai1

zi3
son orphaned of his mother

ai1

shi1
bereavement

ai1

qi3
obituary (archaic term)

ai1

ku1

qie4
齿
chi3
weeping and gnashing one's teeth (idiom)

ai1

ku1
to weep in sorrow

ai1

gao4

bin1

fu2
to bring tribute as sign of submission (idiom); to submit

ai1

shang1

de5
pathetically

zhi4

ai1
to pay respects to the dead / to mark sb's passing

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