nian2 =
ni + an2

surname Nian | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

nian2 =
ni + an2

year / CL:個|个[ge4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Nefertiti is having lunch just inside the entrance of the Anchor Inn. Unfortunately they didn't have any cutlery left so she has to use a dinosaur bone and a flute instead of fork and knife. It will take her a whole year to finish her lunch this way. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


nian2 =
ni + an2

grain / harvest (old) / variant of 年[nian2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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wu3 =
w + Ø3

7th earthly branch: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., noon, 5th solar month (6th June-6th July), year of the Horse | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Willy Walrus is having lunch inside the space station. He was hiding it in a secret location: With a key, he can unlock a chamber hidden in the space station's cross. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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𠂉
+
𠂉
xx5

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

This one looks like a key. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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𠂉
+
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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | 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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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,
about 3 years ago

Stroke order

年 order 2203453e54ed13bff859ef7548377c7c668bbdb27edafca6a58f62f6406c648c No user submitted stroke order information available yet.

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 1

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

ni

Mistress of Upper and Lower Egypt Nefertiti. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
an2

Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


qu4

nian2
last year (HSK level 2)

nian2

qing1
young (HSK level 3)

nian2

ji2
grade / year (in school, college etc) / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 3)

nian2

ling2
(a person's) age / CL:把[ba3],個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

qing1

shao4

nian2
adolescent / youth / teenager (HSK level 5)

nian2

dai4
a decade of a century (e.g. the Sixties) / age / era / period / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

nian2

ji4
age / CL:把[ba3],個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

zhong1

nian2
entire year / throughout the year / age at death (HSK level 6)

zhou1

nian2
anniversary / annual (HSK level 6)

nian2

du4
year (e.g. school year, fiscal year) / annual (HSK level 6)

lian2

nian2
successive years / over many years (HSK level 6)

bai4

nian2
to pay a New Year call / to wish sb a Happy New Year (HSK level 6)

chang2

nian2
all year round / for years on end / average year (HSK level 6)

zhu2

nian2
year after year / with each passing year / over the years (HSK level 6)

nian2

bao4
annual report

chang2

nian2
all the year round

guang1

nian2
light-year

mei3

nian2
every year / each year / yearly

nian2

jia4
annual leave / New Year holidays

yi1

nian2

si4

ji4
all year round

nian2

lun2
growth ring

nian2

fen5
particular year / certain year / given year

nian2

you4
young / underage

zhuang4

nian2
lit. robust years / prime of life / summer / able-bodied (fit for military service) / mature (talent, garden etc)

xia4

ban4

nian2
second half of the year

ming2

nian2
next year

yan2

nian2

yi4
寿
shou4
to make life longer / to promise longevity / (this product will) extend your life

wu3

nian2

ji4

hua4
Five-Year Plan

qing1

nian2

tuan2
youth corps / youth wing of a political party

bu4

jian3

dang1

nian2
(of one's skills, appearance etc) not to have deteriorated a bit / to be as (good, vigorous etc) as ever

cheng2

nian2

ren2
adult person

bai3

nian2
hundred years / century / lifetime

geng1

nian2

qi1
menopause / andropause

nian2

jiu3

shi1

xiu1
worn down by years of non-repair

tian1

nian2
natural life span

duo1

nian2

sheng1
perennial (of plants)

nian2

qing1
youthful

nian2

lao3
aged

nian2

fu4

yi1

nian2
over the years / year after year

lao3

nian2

chi1

dai1

zheng4
senile dementia / Alzheimer's disease

Example sentences for

 
He - is - five - hundred years - before - achieve the Dao - monkey - spirit
Five hundred years ago this monkey spirit achieved the Dao
 
great sage - tthis - peach - forest - is - 3000 - years - once - blossom
Great Sage, this peach forest blossoms once in 3000 years
 
3000 - year - once - bear fruit
In 3000 years it bears fruit once
 
great sage - this - peach - is - 6000 - year - once - blossom
Great Sage, these peaches blossom once in 6000 years
 
6000 - year - one - bear fruit
In 6000 years they bear fruit once
 
still - 9000 - year - 's - heavenly peach
There are still the 9000 year peaches
 
this - peach - extremely important - 9000 - year - blossom
These peaches are extremely important. They blossom every 9000 years

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