bao1 =
b + ao1

to peel / to skin / to shell / to shuck | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

bo1 =
b + o1

to peel / to skin / to flay / to shuck | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Beelzebub (b) is skinning (剥) his diary (录) with a kitchen knife (刂) in front of Olavinlinna Castle (o1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 3 months ago | add a painting



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dao1 =
d + ao1

"knife" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 18) / see also 立刀旁[li4 dao1 pang2] / see also 側刀旁|侧刀旁[ce4 dao1 pang2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A kitchen knife. Don Quixote is showing off his special knifes in front of the Taos Pueblo. One is made from a dinosaur bone, and the other is made from a crowbar. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 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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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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lu4 =
lu + Ø4

surname Lu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

lu4 =
lu + Ø4

diary / record / to hit / to copy | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Lenny Lemur (lu) writes into his diary (录) that this was a very special day in the space station's bathroom (Ø4). He invented a new sport by setting up an aqueduct (氺) and riding it like a water slide on a pig snout (彐) and is sure that this sport will be olympic soon. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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ji4 =
ji + Ø4

pig snout (Kangxi radical 58) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc wears a fake pig snout in the space station's bathroom and makes grunting and squealing sounds. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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shui3 =
shu + ei3

archaic variant of 水[shui3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As archaic symbol for an archaic character I choose the aqueduct. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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shui3 =
shu + ei3

surname Shui | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shui3 =
shu + ei3

water / river / liquid / beverage / additional charges or income / (of clothes) classifier for number of washes | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sheldon Shrimp just climbed the Eiffel tower. He's really thirsty, so he's glad to find a water fountain. After he quenches his thirst, he also finds a snack: A banana is swimming in the water. He never ate a banana before, so he tries a mix of different methods: Putting on a fake beak to pick on the banana, holding it with a finger and peeling it with a crowbar. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
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 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a beak. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

b

Beelzebub - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
ao1

In front of the Taos Pueblo - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
o1

In front of Olavinlinna Castle - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

Words with


bo1

xue1
to exploit / exploitation (HSK level 6)

sheng1

tun1

huo2

bo1
to swallow whole (idiom); fig. to apply uncritically

bo1

duo2
to deprive / to expropriate / to strip (sb of his property)

bo1

li2
to peel / to strip / to peel off / to come off (of tissue, skin, covering etc)

bo1

xue1

zhe3
exploiter (of labor)

bo1

luo4
to peel off

pan2

bo1
to exploit / to practice usury

bo1

shi2
to corrode / to expose by corrosion (geology)

chou1

si1

bao1

jian3
lit. to spin silk from cocoons / fig. to make a painstaking investigation (idiom)

bi4

bi4

bao1

bao1
(onom.) sound of knocking or bursting

biao3

pi2

bo1

tuo1

su4
exotoxin

bei4

bo1

xue1

zhe3
person suffering exploitation / the workers in Marxist theory

ci2

zhui4

bo1

chu2
affix stripping / to determine the root of a word by removing prefix and suffix

bo1

xue1

jie1

ji2
exploiting class (in Marxist theory)

zi1

chan3

bo1

li2
asset stripping

bo1

zhuo2
tap (on a door or window)

bo1

diao4
to peel off / to strip off

bo1

cai3

bi3
stripping-to-ore ratio / stripping ratio

bao1

pi2
to skin / to flay / to excoriate / to peel / to bark at sb / to physically punish sb

bo1

pi2
same as 剝皮|剥皮[bao1 pi2]

bo1

pi2

qi4
peeler (e.g. for vegetables)

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