a1 =
Ø + a1

abbr. for Afghanistan 阿富汗[A1 fu4 han4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

a1 =
Ø + a1

prefix used before monosyllabic names, kinship terms etc to indicate familiarity / used in transliteration / also pr. [a4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: 阿姨 (a1yi2), "auntie" - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Auntie, Albert Einstein and the Pope are having a contest in front of the Adziogol Lighthouse: Who can sit longer on a bed of nails? The Pope secretly calls God's power and just hovers a little over the bed of nails. Albert Einstein calculates exactly how he has to place his body to not excert too much force on any body part. Auntie just sits down on the bed of nails, and wins in the end. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


e1 =
Ø + e1

flatter | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ke3 =
k + e3

can / may / able to / to approve / to permit / to suit / (particle used for emphasis) certainly / very | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Karl Marx is challenging his abilities in the Erechtheion. He tries to force a nail into a mandarin, just by using his head. On top of that he tries to do so one thousand times, in order to create a bed of nails. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


ke4 =
k + e4

see 可汗[ke4 han2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ding1 =
di + (e)ng1

surname Ding | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ding1 =
di + (e)ng1

fourth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1] / fourth in order / letter "D" or roman "IV" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / butyl / cubes (of food) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Dorothy Gale balances a flute on a crowbar in front of Stonehenge. For this trick, she wins the fourth place in an artists competition and gets a quarter of a pizza as prize. Unfortunately, there is a big nail on the pizza piece. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
xx5

"place" radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

When on the left hand side of any character, it's the Pope, but when it's on the right hand side of any character, it's the Imperator. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

Ø

"Ø" is for Albert Einstein. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
a1

In front of the Adziogol Lighthouse - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
e1

In front of the Erechtheion - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


a1

yi2
maternal aunt / step-mother / childcare worker / nursemaid / woman of similar age to one's parents (term of address used by child) / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 3)

a1

meng2
Amun, deity in Egyptian mythology, also spelled Amon, Amoun, Amen, and rarely Imen

a1

li3

ba1

ba1
Alibaba, PRC e-commerce company

a1

die1
dad / father / (paternal) grandfather / old man

a1

la1

bo2

wen2
Arabic (language & writing)

a1

la1

bo2

ren2
Arab / Arabian / Arabian people

a1

li3

ba1

ba1
Ali Baba, character from The Arabian Nights

a1

er3

sa4

si1
Alsace, French department

a1

di4
younger brother

a1

er3

ji2

li4

ya4

ren2
Algerian

a1

hong1
imam / ahung (loanword)

a1

lian2

qiu2
United Arab Emirates / abbr. for 阿拉伯联合酋长国

a1

po2
granny / mother-in-law

a1

ti4
(onom.) atchoo! / to sneeze

a1

ke4

su1
Aqsu wilayiti or Aksu prefecture in Xinjiang / Aqsu shehiri or Aksu city

a1

bo2

ding1
Aberdeen (city on east coast of Scotland)

a1

er3

fa3
alpha (Greek letter Αα)

a1

fei1
hoodlum / hooligan / young rowdy

a1

men2
amen (loanword)

a1

se4
Arthur (name)

a1

ming2
Al-Amin

sha1

te4

a1

la1

bo2
Saudi Arabia

a1

nuo4
Arnold (name) / refers to Arnold Schwarzenegger 阿諾・施瓦辛格|阿诺・施瓦辛格[A1 nuo4 · Shi1 wa3 xin1 ge2]

a1

la1

bo2

yu3
Arabic (language)

a1

bi3

rang4
Abidjan (city in Ivory Coast)

a1

ti2

la1
Attila (406-453), Hun emperor, known as the scourge of God

a1

mi3

ba1
amoeba (loanword)

a1

ka3

di2

ya4
Arcadia (loanword)

a1

di2

da2

si1
Adidas (sportswear company)

a1

te4

jin1

si1
Atkins (name)

a1

te4

la1

si1
Atlas (Titan in Greek mythology) / Atlas mountains of north Africa

a1

ken3

se4

zhou1
Arkansas, US state

a1

lun2
Aalen, town in Germany

a1

sen1

na4
Arsenal Football Club

a1

er3

ji2

li4

ya4
Algeria

a1

ba1

la1

qi4

ya4
Appalachian Mountains in North America

a1

duo1

ni2

si1
Adonis, figure in Greek mythology

a1

hua4

tian2
Ovaltine (brand)

a1

wei2

la1
Avila, Spain

a1

ke4

lun2
Acheron River in Epirus, northwest Greece

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