ling2 =
li + (e)ng2

surname Ling | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ling2 =
li + (e)ng2

to approach / to rise high / thick ice / to insult or maltreat | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The father of emperor Yao (夌) is approaching (凌) Li Qingzhao (li) in Stonehenge's kitchen ((e)ng2). As he arrives he asks for ice cream (冰激凌), and Li Qingzhao produces a popsicle (冫) from the freezer. As she takes out the popsicle she notices thick ice (凌) has built up in the freezer. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 8 months ago | add a painting



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bing1 =
bi + (e)ng1

"ice" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 15), occurring in 冰, 决, 次 / see also 兩點水|两点水[liang3 dian3 shui3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Brynhildr (bi) is eating a popsicle (冫) while sitting in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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ling2 =
li + (e)ng2

to dawdle / the name of the father of the Emperor Yao | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Li Qingzhao (li) and the father of emperor Yao (夌) are racing through Stonehenge's entrance ((e)ng2). During their race they have to wear high heels (夂) and walk over mud (土) and eight-balls (八). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 8 months ago | add a painting



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tu3 =
tu + Ø3

Tu (ethnic group) / surname Tu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

tu3 =
tu + Ø3

earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Tommy Turtle (tu) wants to fix a cross (十) on a flute (一) in the space station (Ø3). It's hard to do it in outer space, so he uses some dust and clay (土) to fix the two things together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 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, about 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,
almost 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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 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, about 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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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,
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, about 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, about 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
+
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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zhi3 =
zh + Ø3

"walk slowly" component in Chinese characters / see also 冬字頭|冬字头[dong1 zi4 tou2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In high heels, one can walk only slowly. George Washington is wearing high heels inside the space station. He's not only walking slowly, he even slips on a banana! He's lucky to land on a boxing glove. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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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, about 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
+
you4 =
y + ou4

(once) again / also / both... and... / and yet / (used for emphasis) anyway | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

And once again (又), Maud Younger (y-) is preparing for battle. She's donning her boxing glove in the Louvre's bathroom (-ou4), puts on a beak (㇇) and plans go give her opponent the finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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xx5

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

This one looks like a beak. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 6

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

li

Li Qingzhao, writer and poet of the Song Dynasty - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
(e)ng2

Just inside the entrance of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

In Stonehenge's kitchen - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting

Words with


ling2

chen2
very early in the morning / in the wee hours (HSK level 6)

ling2

kong1
be high up in the sky

ling2

chi2
the lingering death / the death of a thousand cuts (old form of capital punishment)

ling2

jia4
to be above / to place above

ling2

zhi4
Lexus / see also 雷克薩斯|雷克萨斯[Lei2 ke4 sa4 si1]

bing1

ji1

ling2
ice cream

qi1

ling2
to bully and humiliate

ling2

luan4
messy / disarrayed / disheveled / chaos

ling2

ru3
to insult

ling2

yun2
Lingyun county in Baise 百色[Bai3 se4], Guangxi

sheng4

qi4

ling2

ren2
overbearing / arrogant bully

ling2

yuan2
Lingyuan county level city in Chaoyang 朝陽|朝阳, Liaoning

ling2

yuan2

shi4
Lingyuan county level city in Chaoyang 朝陽|朝阳, Liaoning

ling2

meng2

chu1
Ling Mengchu (1580-1644), Ming dynasty novelist and dramatist / also written 凌蒙初

yi3

qiang2

ling2

ruo4
there is no honor in the strong bullying the weak (idiom)

ling2

za2
in disorder

ling2

za2

mi3

yan2
disordered and fragmentary

ling2

yun2

xian4
Lingyun county in Baise 百色[Bai3 se4], Guangxi

ling2

xiao1

hua1
Chinese trumpet vine (Campsis grandiflora)

wang2

xin1

ling2
stage name of Cyndi Wang / see 王君如[Wang2 Jun1 ru2]

qi4

shi4

ling2

ren2
arrogant and overbearing

ling2

nu:e4
to maltreat / to tyrannize

wei2

qiang2

ling2

ruo4
to avoid the strong and attack the weak (idiom); to bully / also written 違強陵弱|违强陵弱

ba4

ling2
bullying (loanword)

ling2

meng2

chu1
Ling Mengchu (1580-1644), Ming dynasty novelist and dramatist / also written 凌濛初

bing1

ling2
icicle

ling2

luan4

bu4

kan1
in a terrible mess (idiom)

ling2

yi2
to deteriorate / to decline / to slump / also written 陵夷

ling2

zhi4

mei3
Laura Ling, US-Taiwanese woman journalist imprisoned as spy by North Korea in 2009

ling2

xun4
ice-jam flood (arising when river downstream freezes more than upstream)

ling2

he2
Linghe district of Jinzhou city 錦州市|锦州市, Liaoning

ling2

he2

qu1
Linghe district of Jinzhou city 錦州市|锦州市, Liaoning

ling2

bo1

wu3
limbo (dance) (loanword)

ling2

hai3
Linghai county level city in Jinzhou 錦州|锦州, Liaoning

ling2

hai3

shi4
Linghai county level city in Jinzhou 錦州|锦州, Liaoning

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