jian1 =
ji + an1

double / twice / simultaneous / holding two or more (official) posts at the same time | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a double. Jeanne of Arc (ji) and her stunt double (兼) are eating two bowls of cereals (秝) while the real Jeanne of Arc signs autographs with her crayon (肀) in front of the Anchor Inn (an1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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he2 =
h + e2

cereal / grain | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A bowl of cereals. Hamlet made himself a bowl of cereals with bananas and a Christmas tree just inside the entrance of the Erechtheion. He thinks the entrance of the Erechtheion is a stage, and holds the bowl of cereals like he would hold Yorick's skull. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 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
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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,
about 4 years ago


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丿
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mu4 =
mu + Ø4

surname Mu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mu4 =
mu + Ø4

tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Malte Monkey is putting up a Christmas tree in the bathroom of the space station. He puts up a cross, on which he puts eight balls (as Christmas balls). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, 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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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,
about 4 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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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yu4 =
yu + Ø4

pen | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite tags the space station's bathroom using her crayon. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 6

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

ji

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
an1

In front of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Words with


jian1

zhi2
to hold concurrent posts / concurrent job / moonlighting (HSK level 6)

tong3

chou2

jian1

gu4
an overall plan taking into account all factors (HSK level 6)

jian1

er2

you3

zhi1
to have both (at the same time)

jian1

ren4
to hold several jobs at once / concurrent post / working part-time

ruan3

ying4

jian1

shi1
use both carrot and stick / use gentle methods and force / an iron hand in a velvet glove

jian1

gu4
to attend simultaneously to two or more things / to balance (career and family, family and education etc)

pin3

xue2

jian1

you1
excelling both in morals and studies (idiom); top marks for studies and for behavior (at school) / a paragon of virtue and learning

jian1

rong2
compatible

jian1

ying2
a second job / supplementary way of making a living

jian1

bing4
to annex / to take over / to acquire

jian1

ju4
to combine / to have both

jian1

you3
to combine / to have both

jian1

bei4
have both

ri4

ye4

jian1

cheng2
to travel day and night

jian1

rong2

bing4

bao1
to include and monopolize many things / all-embracing

jian1

xu4
to contain two things at a time / to mingle / to incorporate

jian1

you1
an all-rounder / good at everything

jian1

bing4

yu3

shou1

gou4
mergers and acquisitions (M&A)

wan2

quan2

jian1

rong2
completely compatible

de2

cai2

jian1

bei4
having both integrity and talent (idiom)

en1

wei1

jian1

shi1
to employ both kindness and severity (idiom)

cai2

jian1

wen2

wu3
talent in both military and civil field (idiom)

bu4

jian1

rong2

xing4
incompatibility

xiang1

hu4

jian1

rong2
mutually compatible

shen1

jian1
holding two jobs simultaneously

dian4

ci2

jian1

rong2

xing4
electromagnetic compatibility

yu2

yu3

xiong2

zhang3

bu4

ke3

jian1

de2
lit. the fish and the bear's paw, you can't have both at the same time (idiom, from Mencius); fig. you must choose one or the other / you can't always get everything you want / you can't have your cake and eat it

gong1

si1

jian1

gu4
to adequately take into account both public and private interests

jian1

rong2

xing4
compatibility

jian1

ai4
"universal love", principle advocated by Mozi 墨子[Mo4 zi3], stressing that people should care for everyone equally

jian1

shou1

bing4

xu4
incorporating diverse things (idiom) / eclectic / all-embracing

jian1

shi1
using several (methods)

jian1

cheng2
to travel at double speed / to make all haste

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