shan1 =
sh + an1

to fan / to slap sb on the face | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shan4 =
sh + an4

fan / sliding, hinged or detachable flat part of sth / classifier for doors, windows etc | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes (sh) tries to escape the summer heat in the Anchor Inn's bathroom (an4). He makes a fan (扇) by attaching a lot of feathers (羽) to a swinging door (户) and fans some fresh air towards himself. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 12 months ago | add a painting



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hu4 =
hu + Ø4

a household / door / family | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Helga Horse (hu) is being attacked by a ghost (尸) with a big petal leaf (丶) on his head in the space station's bathroom (Ø4). She's fighting him off using a wooden swinging door (户). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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shi1 =
sh + Ø1

person representing the dead (during burial ceremonies) / to put a corpse on display (after execution) / variant of 屍|尸[shi1] / corpse | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes is investigating a ghost in front of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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yu3 =
yu + Ø3

feather / 5th note in pentatonic scale | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite is studying the structure of a feather inside the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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xi2 =
xi + Ø2

surname Xi | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

xi2 =
xi + Ø2

to practice / to study / habit | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie is practising to take off her beret using a plough in the space station's entrance. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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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 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - 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,
about 3 years ago

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

sh

"sh" is for Sherlock Holmes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
an1

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
an4

In Anchor Inn's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


shan4

zi5
fan / CL:把[ba3] (HSK level 5)

shan4

bei4
scallop (genus Pecten)

zhe2

shan4
folding fan

shan1

dong4
to fan / to flap / to incite / to instigate (a strike etc)

dian4

shan4
electric fan

dian4

feng1

shan4
electric fan / CL:架[jia4],臺|台[tai2]

diao4

shan4
a ceiling fan / a punka

shan4

xing2
circular sector

pu2

shan4
cattail-leaf fan

tuan2

shan4
circular fan

pu1

shan5
to flutter / to flap

tao2

hua1

shan4
The Peach Blossom Fan, historical play about the last days of the Ming dynasty by Kong Shangren 孔尚任[Kong3 Shang4 ren4]

wo1

shan4
turbofan

chuang1

shan4
window / the opening panel of a window

ba1

jiao1

shan4
palm-leaf fan

zou3

shan4
not closing properly (of door, window etc)

men2

shan4
door / the opening panel of a door

yin3

dao3

shan4

qu1
boot sector

shan4

qu1
disk sector (computing)

shan1

mian4

qin2
same as yangqin 揚琴|扬琴, dulcimer

ju4

hai3

shan4

ge2
great scallop (Pecten maxiumus) / king scallop

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