jiu4 =
ji + ou4

old / opposite: new 新 / former / worn (with age) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In the year 2076 Jeanne of Arc (ji) and the sun (日) meet again in the Louvre's bathroom (ou4). They are both very old (旧) and have to use dinosaur bones (丨) as crooks. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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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,
over 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,
about 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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ri4 =
r + Ø4

sun / day / date, day of the month / abbr. for 日本 Japan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The space station has become too close to the sun. In the bathroom, Robinson Crusoe is hiding from the sun with the help of a wooden box full of flutes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - 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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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 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Stroke order

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appears as component in

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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,
about 4 years ago
ou4

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

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

Words with


chen2

jiu4
old-fashioned (HSK level 6)

reng2

jiu4
still (remaining) / to remain (the same) / yet (HSK level 6)

yi1

jiu4
as before / still (HSK level 6)

jiu4

wen2
old anecdote / stories passed on from former times

xi3

xin1

yan4

jiu4
lit. to like the new, and hate the old (idiom); fig. enamored with new people (e.g. new girlfriend), bored with the old

jiu4

shi4
old affair / former matter

xu4

jiu4
to reminisce / to talk about former times

po4

jiu4
shabby

jiu4

di4

chong2

you2
to revisit old haunts (idiom); down memory lane

chong2

wen1

jiu4

meng4
to revive old dreams (idiom); to relive past experiences

jiu4

bu4
one's former subordinates

jiu4

huo4
second-hand goods / used items for sale

zhao4

jiu4
as before / as in the past

jiu4

yue1
former agreement / former contract / Old testament

nian4

jiu4
to remember old friends / to cherish old friendships / for old time's sake

jiu4

zhi3
former site / old location

jiu4

xi2
old habit / former custom

yin1

xun2

shou3

jiu4
(idiom) to continue in the same old rut / diehard conservative attitudes

jiu4

jin1

shan1
San Francisco, California

chong2

cao1

jiu4

ye4
to resume one's old trade (idiom)

shou3

jiu4
conservative / reactionary

jiu4

di4
once familiar places / former haunts

ge4

jiu4
Gejiu, county level city in Yunnan, capital of Honghe Hani and Yi autonomous county 紅河哈尼族彞族自治州|红河哈尼族彝族自治州[Hong2 he2 Ha1 ni2 zu2 Yi2 zu2 zi4 zhi4 zhou1]

jiu4

qing2
old affection

jiu4

shi4
old style

jiu4

ri4
former times / olden days

jiu4

an4
old court case / long-standing legal dispute

jiu4

mao4
old look / former appearance

jiu4

you3
old friend

jiu4

su2
former custom / old ways

jiu4

jiao1
old friend / former acquaintance

jiu4

zhang4
lit. old account / old debt / fig. old scores to settle / old quarrels / old grudge

jiu4

shi2
in former times / the olden days

lian4

jiu4
see 懷舊|怀旧[huai2 jiu4]

jiu4

ju1
old residence / former home

jiu4

shu1
second-hand book / old book / ancient book

fei4

jiu4
worn out / old fashioned and dilapidated

gu3

jiu4
archaic

jiu4

wu4
old property (esp. inherited from former generation) / former territory

jiu4

bing4
old illness / former affliction

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