gui4 =
gu + ei4

variant of 櫃|柜[gui4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

kui4 =
ku + ei4

surname Kui | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

kui4 =
ku + ei4

to lack / lacking / empty / exhausted | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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fang1 =
f + ang1

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 22), occurring in 区, 医, 匹 etc / see also 三框欄|三框栏[san1 kuang4 lan2] / see also 區字框|区字框[qu1 zi4 kuang4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I'm just gonna represent this element by a metal box. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting


Frankenstein's Monster is really mad about not being able to open a metal box in front of Angkor Wat. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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gui4 =
gu + ei4

expensive / noble / your (name) / precious | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Gitta Giraffe (gu) and the crab (贝) found a treasure chest (贵) in the Eiffel tower's bathroom (ei4). Inside of the chest they found a very precious dart board (中) and flutes made out of gold; they mistake the flutes for darts and play a game of darts throwing the flutes at the very expensive (贵) dart board. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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𠀐
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zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

China / Chinese / surname Zhong | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) OK / all right | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A dart board. George Giant Squid (zhu-) is improvising a dart board (中) in front of Stonehenge (-(e)ng1): He's throwing dinosaur bones (丨) as darts on a big mandarin (口) as dart board. He always hits the mandarin right in the middle, so he's a bit bored. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

zhong4 =
zhu + (e)ng4

to hit (the mark) / to be hit by / to suffer / to win (a prize, a lottery) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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,
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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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

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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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𠀐
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bei4 =
b + ei4

surname Bei | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

bei4 =
b + ei4

cowrie / shellfish / currency (archaic) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A crab. In the Eiffel tower's bathroom, Neanderthal man and Beelzebub are fighting a crab with staplers, but because Neanderthal man can't handle a stapler he accidentally staples himself. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

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

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
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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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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Pronunciation: Gorodish elements and their mnemonics (what's this?)

gu

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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
ei4

In the bathroom of the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
ku

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

Words with


kui4

fa2
to be deficient in sth / to be short of sth (supplies, money etc)

qin2

ze2

bu4

kui4
If one is industrious, one will not be in want. (idiom)

qin2

lao2

bu4

yu2

kui4

fa2
Poverty is a stranger to industry. (idiom)

kui4

jie2
exhausted

kui4

que1
to be deficient in sth / to be short of sth (supplies, money etc)

xiao4

si1

bu4

kui4
to be forever filial (idiom)

xu4

kui4
to relieve the distressed

wu2

yu2

kui4

fa2
no fear of deficiency / sufficient / abundant

bu4

jian3

ze2

kui4
wastage makes one destitute (idiom)

bu4

kui4
endlessly / without ceasing

pi2

kui4
tired / weary

kong4

kui4
scarce / poor

jiong3

kui4
destitute / impoverished

qiong2

kui4
to be short of sth / to be wanting in sth

si4

kui4

nang2

kong1
extremely destitute (idiom)

qing4

kui4
used-up / exhausted

yu3

yan2

kui4

fa2
language deficit (linguistics)

jin1

gui4
variant of 金櫃|金柜[jin1 gui4]

jian3

yi3

fang2

kui4
frugality in order to prevent destitution (idiom)

jin1

gui4

shi2

shi4
variant of 金櫃石室|金柜石室[jin1 gui4 shi2 shi4]

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