qi3 =
qi + Ø3

Qi son of Yu the Great 禹[Yu3], reported founder of the Xia Dynasty 夏朝[Xia4 Chao2] (c. 2070-c. 1600 BC) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

qi3 =
qi + Ø3

to open / to start / to initiate / to enlighten or awaken / to state / to inform | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The Queen of Hearts (qi) is informing (启) every member on the space station that from now on she has to be greeted with 启奏万岁 whenever someone wants to see her in the space station (Ø3). Furthermore, anyone visiting her has to bring a mandarin (口) as a present. She writes this rules down in orange on a wooden swinging door (户) so that no-one forgets. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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hu4 =
hu + Ø4

a household / door / family | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Helga Horse (hu) is being attacked by a ghost (尸) with a big petal leaf (丶) on his head in the space station's bathroom (Ø4). She's fighting him off using a wooden swinging door (户). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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zhu3 =
zhu + Ø3

"dot" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 3) / see also 點|点[dian3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a petal leaf when appearing in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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shi1 =
sh + Ø1

person representing the dead (during burial ceremonies) / to put a corpse on display (after execution) / variant of 屍|尸[shi1] / corpse | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes is investigating a ghost in front of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting


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HSK level: 5

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

qi

"qi" is for the Queen of Hearts. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Ø3

"Ø3" is happening inside the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


qi3

fa1
to enlighten / to explain and arouse interest / to inspire / inspiration / heuristic (attributively) / to teach / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

qi3

shi4
announcement (written, on billboard, letter, newspaper or website) / to post information / a notice (HSK level 6)

qi3

shi4
to reveal / to enlighten / enlightenment / revelation / illumination (HSK level 6)

qi3

cheng2
to set out on a journey (HSK level 6)

qi3

yong4
to start using / (computing) to enable (a feature)

nan2

yi3

qi3
齿
chi3
to be too embarrassed to mention sth (idiom) / to find it hard to speak about sth

qi3

shi4

lu4
the Revelation of St John the divine / the Apocalypse

chong2

qi3
to reopen / to restart

jing4

qi3
respectful closing to a letter

xiu1

yu2

qi3
齿
chi3
to be too shy to speak one's mind (idiom)

qi3

hang2
(of a ship) to set sail / (of an aeroplane) to take off / also written 起航[qi3 hang2]

qi3

di2
to edify / enlightenment

qi3

ming2

xing1
(astronomy) Venus

kai1

qi3
to open

qi3

meng2
to instruct the young / to initiate / to awake sb from ignorance / to free sb from prejudice or superstition / primer / enlightened / the Enlightenment / Western learning from the late Qing dynasty

qi3

meng2
variant of 啟蒙|启蒙[qi3 meng2] / to instruct the young

qi3
齿
chi3
to open one's mouth / to start talking

qi3

dong4
to start (a machine) / to set in movement / to launch (an operation) / to activate (a plan)

cheng2

qian2

qi3

hou4
to follow the past and herald the future (idiom); part of a historical transition / forming a bridge between earlier and later stages

qi3

dong1

shi4
Qidong county level city in Nantong 南通[Nan2 tong1], Jiangsu

qi3

meng2

zhu3

yi4
Enlightenment (philosophy)

qi3

zhe2
Waking from Hibernation / old variant of 驚蟄|惊蛰[Jing1 zhe2], Insects Wake, 3rd of the 24 solar terms 二十四節氣|二十四节气[er4 shi2 si4 jie2 qi5] 6th-20th March

qi3

yun4
to ship (goods)

qi3

dong1
Qidong county level city in Nantong 南通[Nan2 tong1], Jiangsu

qi3

ming2
classical Chinese name for planet Venus in the east before dawn

qi3

ying4

qi2

dao3
Introitus (section of Catholic mass)

qi3

de2

ji1

chang3
Kai Tak Airport

ai1

qi3
obituary (archaic term)

xu2

guang1

qi3
Xu Guangqi (1562-1633), agricultural scientist, astronomer, and mathematician in the Ming dynasty

cheng2

xian1

qi3

hou4
see 承前啟後|承前启后[cheng2 qian2 qi3 hou4]

jing4

qi3

zhe3
Dear Sirs / To Whom It May Concern

qi3

zou4
to submit a report to the king / to talk to the king

ming2

tian1

qi3
Tianqi Emperor, reign name of fifteenth Ming emperor Zhu Youxiao 朱由校[Zhu1 You2 xiao4] (1605-1627), reigned 1620-1627, Temple name 明熹宗[Ming2 Xi1 zong1]

liang2

qi3

chao1
Liang Qichao (1873-1929), influential journalist and a leader of the failed reform movement of 1898

bu4

fen4

bu4

qi3
the heart desperately wants to understand how to do sth but cannot (idiom)

qi3

dong4

ji4

shu4
priming technique

ci2

gan4

qi3

dong4
stem priming

ke4

wen2

qi3

dong4
text priming

qi3

dong4

zi5
promoter

chong2

xin1

qi3

dong4
to reboot / to restart

Example sentences for

 
your majesty - today - there is - devil - monkey - Sun Wukong
Your Majesty, today there was the monkey devil Sun Wukong
 
facing the king - long live
As his Majesty wishes
 
Please - wait a moment - about to - I - forward - go - talk to the king
Please wait a moment. I will go and announce your arrival
 
your Majesty - Sun Wukong - present - already - announce - arrive
Your Majesty, I announce that Sun Wukong presently has already arrived.
 
talk to the king - your Majesty
Your Majesty
 
your majesty - imerial - horse - prison - lack - manage - horse - official
Your Majesty, the stable is missing a keeper
 
your majesty - major event - not good - (le)
Your Majesty! Devastating news!

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