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


ma3

nian2
Year of the Horse (e.g. 2002)

shu3

nian2
Year of the Rat (e.g. 2008)

nian2

lao3

li4

shuai1
old and weak (idiom)

nian2

jie2
the New Year festival

nian2

hua4

r5
New Year (Spring Festival) picture

nian2

chu3

he2
Nyang qu or Nian chu River in Tibet, a tributary of Yarlung Tsangpo

ji3

nian2
a few years / several years / how many years

ji3

nian2

lai2
for the past several years

nian2

du4

yu4

suan4
annual budget

qi1

nian2

zhi1

yang3
seven-year itch

nian2

du4

gu3

dong1

da4

hui4
annual shareholders' meeting

yan2

nian2
to prolong life

nian2

du4

da4

hui4
annual meeting / annual general meeting (AGM)

nian2

du4

bao4

gao4
annual report

de2

fa3

nian2

jian4
Deutsch-Französische Jahrbücher (published once in 1844 by Karl Marx and bourgeois radical Arnold Ruge)

zhong1

guo2

gong4

chan3

zhu3

yi4

qing1

nian2

tuan2
Communist Youth League of China / China Youth League

heng2

xing1

nian2
the sidereal year (astronomy) / the year defined in terms of the fixed stars

nian2

geng1
date and time of a person's birth / age

cheng2

nian2

zhe3
adult

nian2

nian2

you3

yu2
lit. (may you) have abundance year after year / (an auspicious saying for the Lunar New Year)

nian2

yi3

cuo1

tuo2
the years slip away / fig. the inexorable passage of time / already too old

zhan4

guo2

mo4

nian2
late Warring States period, c. 250-221 BC before the First Emperor's Qin Dynasty

pi1

liu2

nian2
to cast sb's yearly horoscope

nian2

shao4

wu2

zhi1
young and inexperienced / unsophisticated

zheng3

nian2

lei3

yue4
all year round / over a long period

shu4

nian2
several years / many years

xin1

nian2

qian2

xi1
New Year's eve

xin1

nian2

kuai4

le4
Happy New Year!

xin1

nian2

jin4

bu4
Happy New Year!

nian2

zun1
aged and respected / senior

xun2

nian2
full year / ten years

nian2

ye4

fan4
New Year's Eve family dinner

nian2

ye4
eve of lunar new year

xi1

nian2
former years / previous years

nian2
寿
shou4
length of life / life span

mu4

nian2
one's declining years / old age

nian2

jun1

ri4

zhao4
average annual sunshine

nian2

jun1

zeng1

zhang3

lu:4
annual rate of growth

zui4

nian2

zhang3
eldest

zui4

jin4

ji3

nian2
the last few years / last several years / recent years

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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