shao4 =
sh + ao4

surname Shao / name of an ancient state that existed in what is now Shaanxi Province | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhao4 =
zh + ao4

to call together / to summon / to convene / temple or monastery (used in place names in Inner Mongolia) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: an intercom to call everyone together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


George Washington prepares a few mandarins for everyone in the Taos Pueblo's bathroom by cutting them with a cleaver. As he is finished he calls everyone over the intercom to come over to fetch a piece. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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dao1 =
d + ao1

surname Dao | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

dao1 =
d + ao1

knife / blade / single-edged sword / cutlass / CL:把[ba3] / classifier for sets of one hundred sheets (of paper) / (slang) dollar (loanword) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In other characters: More like a cleaver, while 刂 is a kitchen knife. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting


Don Quixote serves his good deed of the day in front of the Taos Pueblo. In order to feed the people, he uses a plough to dig up some bananas, and cuts them into slices with a broad cleaver type knife. - 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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丿
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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 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 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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kou3 =
k + ou3

mouth / classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc) / classifier for bites or mouthfuls | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

口 shall be represented by a mandarin. Karl Marx (k-) is watching a mouth-watering mandarin in the Louvre (-ou3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Stroke order

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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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
ao4

In the Taos Pueblo's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

zh

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


zhao4

kai1
to convene (a conference or meeting) / to convoke / to call together (HSK level 5)

hao4

zhao4
to call / to appeal (HSK level 6)

zhao4

hui2
to recall (a product, an ambassador etc)

gan3

zhao4
to rally / to call / to move and inspire / inspiration (e.g. divine inspiration) / to impel

hao4

zhao4

li4
to have the power to rally supporters

zheng1

zhao4
to enlist / to draft / to conscript / to appoint to an official position

zhao4

huan4
to summon / to beckon / to call

zhao4

ji2
to convene / to gather

gan3

zhao4

li4
inspiration / the power to inspire

zhao4

jian4
call in (one's subordinates) / summon (an envoy of a foreign country) to an interview

zhao4

ji2

ren2
convener

ying4

zhao4
to respond to a call

xuan3

zhao4
chosen and called

nan2

zhao4
Nanzhao county in Nanyang 南陽|南阳[Nan2 yang2], Henan

nan2

zhao4

xian4
Nanzhao county in Nanyang 南陽|南阳[Nan2 yang2], Henan

zhao4

kai1

hui4

yi4
to call a conference / to convene a meeting

shao4

ling2
Shaoling district of Luohe city 漯河市[Luo4 he2 shi4], Henan

shao4

ling2

qu1
Shaoling district of Luohe city 漯河市[Luo4 he2 shi4], Henan

hu1

zhao4
to call (to do something)

feng4

zhao4
to receive orders

ying4

zhao4

nu:3

lang2
call girl

ying4

zhao4

zhan4
call girl center

meng2

zhao4
to be called by God

qian2

sheng1

zhao4

huan4
foreordination

Example sentences for

 
regarding - old - servant - apparently - it would be better to - carry - edict - summon - him - to fly to the sky
In the opinion of this old servant, apparently it would be better to bring him an edict inviting him to heaven

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