nan2 =
n + an2

surname Nan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

nan2 =
n + an2

south | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a palm tree (palms are only found in the south) - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Napoleon and the mean crocodile met just inside the Anchor Inn to discuss a secret plan. The mean crocodile found a map which leads to a treasure of dried fruits. Napoleon and the mean crocodile agree to follow the map and claim the dried fruits, but each of them has his own secret agenda: Napoleon wants to claim the land and put up his big cross, and the crocodile just wants to relax under a palm tree. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, 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, 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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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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+

+
jiong1 =
ju + (e)ng1

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 13), occurring in 用, 同, 网 etc / see also 同字框[tong2 zi4 kuang4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Kind of looks like a map. Zeus found a secret map that tells the location of a golden dinosaur bone in front of Stonehenge, so he took a plough and digged up everything. He actually found a couple of dinosaur bones, but not a golden one. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 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,
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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+
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,
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,
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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+

+
ba1 =
b + a1

"eight" component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 八[ba1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a crocodile with mean eyes. Beelzebub (b) is fighting with eight crocodiles (丷) in front of Adziogol Lighthouse (a1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting


xx5

one of the characters used in kwukyel, an ancient Korean writing system | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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+

+
gan1 =
g + an1

surname Gan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

gan1 =
g + an1

dry / clean / in vain / dried food / foster / adoptive / to ignore | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Guy Fawkes is drying his clothes in front of Anchor Inn. He hangs them on a large construction made from a cross and a flute. Waiting for his clothes to dry, he heats some dried fruits. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting


gan1 =
g + an1

to concern / to interfere / shield / stem | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

gan4 =
g + an4

tree trunk / main part of sth / to manage / to work / to do / capable / cadre / to kill (slang) / to fuck (vulgar) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Guy Fawkes is doing some workout in the Anchor Inn's bathroom. He's lifting a flute in the one hand and a cross in the other. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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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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+
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, 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, 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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+
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

Stroke order

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

n

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
an2

Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Words with


zhi3

nan2

zhen1
compass (HSK level 6)

nan2

ji2
south pole

nan2

mian4
south side / south

nan2

xi1
Nancy

nan2

shan1
Nanshan or Namsan, common place name / Nanshan district of Shenzhen City 深圳市, Guangdong

hu2

nan2
Hunan province in south central China, abbr. 湘, capital Changsha 長沙|长沙[Chang2 sha1]

nan2

cheng2
Nancheng county in Fuzhou 撫州|抚州, Jiangxi

nan2

an1
Nan'an county level city in Quanzhou 泉州[Quan2 zhou1], Fujian

nan2

ce4
south side / south face

jiang1

nan2

qu1
Jiangnan District of Nanning city 南寧市|南宁市[Nan2 ning2 Shi4], Guangxi / Gangnam District, Seoul

nan2

jing1
Nanjing subprovincial city on the Changjiang, capital of Jiangsu province 江蘇|江苏 / capital of China at different historical periods

nan2

fang1
south / the southern part of the country / the South

dong1

nan2
southeast

nan2

han2
South Korea

nan2

mei3

zhou1
South America

su1

li3

nan2
Suriname

nan2

yang2
Southeast Asia / South seas

nan2

qu1
south district of city / south zone / Nan south district of a Taiwanese city

nan2

bei3
north and south / north to south
西
xi1

nan2

bu4
southwest part

dong1

nan2

ya4
Southeast Asia

nan2

ou1
Southern Europe

nan2

yuan2

bei3

zhe2
to act in a way that defeats one's purpose (idiom)

dong1
西
xi1

nan2

bei3
east west south north

yue4

nan2
Vietnam / Vietnamese

dong1

nan2

bu4
southeast part

yi3

nan2
to the south of (suffix)

nan2

bu4
southern part

nan2

si1

la1

fu1
Yugoslavia, 1943-1992

nan2

gua1
pumpkin

xin1

nan2

wei1

er3

shi4
New South Wales, southeast Australian state

nan2

kai1
Nankai district of Tianjin municipality 天津市[Tian1 jin1 shi4]

quan2

nan2
Quannan county in Ganzhou 贛州|赣州, Jiangxi

nan2

te4
Nantes (city in France)

nan2

xia4
southward

nan2

tong1
Nantong prefecture level city in Jiangsu

jia1

nan2
Canaan (in Biblical Palestine)

he2

nan2
Henan province (Honan) in central China, abbr. 豫, capital Zhengzhou 鄭州|郑州[Zheng4 zhou1]

nan2

hui2

gui1
线
xian4
Tropic of Capricorn

da4

jiang1

nan2

bei3
lit. both sides of the Yangtze River (idiom) / fig. throughout a vast area

Example sentences for

 
return - out - (le) - southern heavenly gate - escape - return - mountain of flowers and fruit - go - (le)
He ran out of the Southern Heavenly Gate and returned to the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit
 
taoist - lao-tze - south china sea - Guanyin (Goddess of Mercy) - five - hundred - arhat
The taoist Lao-tze, the Goddess of Mercy from the South Sea, five hundred arhats

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