jia1 =
ji + a1

surname Jia | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

jia1 =
ji + a1

excellent / auspicious | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc (ji) received a very important guest (嘉) in front of the Adziogol lighthouse (a1), the giant (吉). She made his favorite dish for him: eggplant (茄). The giant tastes the dish and exclaims that it is very excellent (嘉). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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ji2 =
ji + Ø2

surname Ji / abbr. for Jilin Province 吉林省[Ji2 lin2 Sheng3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ji2 =
ji + Ø2

lucky / giga- (meaning billion or 10^9) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: "Giga" stems from a Greek word for "giant", so I'll represent 吉 by a giant. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


The giant just arrived at the space station and is very hungry. In each hand he holds Jeanne of Arc and the bachelor captive and robs them for their mandarins which he longs for. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years 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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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shi4 =
sh + Ø4

surname Shi | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shi4 =
sh + Ø4

member of the senior ministerial class (old) / scholar (old) / bachelor / honorific / first class military rank / specialist worker | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes is meeting the bachelor in the bathroom of the space station. Sherlock Holmes is playing a flute, and the bachelor is wearing a huge cross around his neck. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 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,
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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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,
almost 4 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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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jia1 =
ji + a1

phonetic character used in loanwords for the sound "jia", although 夹 is more common | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

qie2 =
qi + e2

eggplant | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A cook is cooking the Queen of Hearts (qi) favorite dish in the Erechtheion's kitchen (e2)—eggplant (茄) and artificial lawn (艹)—therefore the Queen cheers for him waving her pom-poms (加). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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jia1 =
ji + a1

abbr. for Canada 加拿大[Jia1 na2 da4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

jia1 =
ji + a1

to add / plus / (used after an adverb such as 不, 大, 稍 etc, and before a disyllabic verb, to indicate that the action of the verb is applied to sth or sb previously mentioned) / to apply (restrictions etc) to (sb) / to give (support, consideration etc) to (sth) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol from 加油: cheerleaders' pom poms. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Jeanne of Arc works on her cheerleading skills in front of Adziogol lighthouse. For the grande finale of her performance she prepared special effects: at the very end of her performance she hits a power button on the floor with her foot, which starts mandarins shooting from her pom poms. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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li4 =
li + Ø4

surname Li | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

li4 =
li + Ø4

power / force / strength / ability / strenuously | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a power button.

Li Qingzhao (li) just had a shower in the space station's bathroom (Ø4) and wants to use the hair dryer, but there's no plug, just the bare end of the cable! She uses all her power to build an electricity plug, and for the two pins she uses a plough (㇆) and a banana (丿). Finally she hits a big power button (力) to turn the power on. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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丿
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,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 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 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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丿
丿
pie3 =
pi + e3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 4) / see 撇[pie3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 丿

Pocahontas (pi-) is watching a giant banana (丿) inside the Erectheion (-e3). - 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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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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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cao3 =
c + ao3

grass radical 草字頭兒|草字头儿[cao3 zi4 tou2 r5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Artificial lawn. The King of Chu burns artificial lawn in the Taos Pueblo. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Stroke order

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
a1

In front of the Adziogol Lighthouse - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


jia1

bin1
esteemed guest / honored guest / guest (on a show) (HSK level 5)

jia1

jiang3
to award / commendation / citation

li3

jia1

cheng2
Sir Li Ka-shing (1928-), Hong Kong businessman

jia1

nian2

hua2
carnival (loanword)

jia1

shan1
Jiashan former county 1932-1992 in northeast Anhui, now part of Chuzhou prefecture 滁州[Chu2 zhou1] / provincial level scenic area in Hunan

jia1

shi4

bo2
Carlsberg

ke1
西
xi1

jia1

dao3
Corsica (Island located west of Italy and southeast of France)

bao3

jia1

kang1

di4
Pocahontas (c. 1595-1617), native American noted for her association with the colony of Jamestown, Virginia

jia1

yu4

guan1
Jiayuguan prefecture level city in Gansu

jia1

yu4

guan1

cheng2
Jiayuguan fort in the Gansu corridor / Ming dynasty military fort, the western end of the Great Wall

jia1

yu4

guan1

shi4
Jiayuguan prefecture level city in Gansu

jia1

qing4
Jiaqing Emperor (1760-1820), seventh Qing emperor, personal name 顒琰|颙琰[Yong2 yan3], reigned 1796-1820

jia1

ying1

da4

xue2
Jiaying University (Guangdong)

jia1

hui4
auspicious occasion / grand feast

jia1

bo2

long2

li3
Gaborone, capital of Botswana (Tw)

jia1

er3

man4
Carmen (name)

jia1

xiang2
Jiaxiang County in Jining 濟寧|济宁[Ji3 ning2], Shandong

jia1

xiang2

xian4
Jiaxiang County in Jining 濟寧|济宁[Ji3 ning2], Shandong

jia1

he2
Jiahe county in Chenzhou 郴州[Chen1 zhou1], Hunan

jia1

he2

xian4
Jiahe county in Chenzhou 郴州[Chen1 zhou1], Hunan

jia1

yi4
Jiayi or Chiayi city and county in west Taiwan

jia1

yi4

shi4
Chiayi city in central Taiwan

jia1

yi4

xian4
Jiayi or Chiayi county in west Taiwan

jia1

xing1
Jiaxing prefecture level city in Zhejiang

jia1

xing1

di4

qu1
Jiaxing prefecture, Zhejiang

jia1

xing1

shi4
Jiaxing prefecture level city in Zhejiang

jia1

yin4
Jiayin county in Yichun 伊春市[Yi1 chun1 shi4], Heilongjiang

jia1

yin4

xian4
Jiayin county in Yichun 伊春市[Yi1 chun1 shi4], Heilongjiang

jia1

xu3
favorable / praise

jia1

ling2
Jialing district of Nanchong city 南充市[Nan2 chong1 shi4], Sichuan

jia1

ling2

qu1
Jialing district of Nanchong city 南充市[Nan2 chong1 shi4], Sichuan

jia1

ling2

jiang1
Jialing river in Sichuan (a tributary of the Yangtze)

jia1

yu2
Jiayu county in Xianning 咸寧|咸宁[Xian2 ning2], Hubei

jia1

yu2

xian4
Jiayu county in Xianning 咸寧|咸宁[Xian2 ning2], Hubei

jia1

li2
Lhari county, Tibetan: Lha ri rdzong, in Nagchu prefecture 那曲地區|那曲地区[Na4 qu3 di4 qu1], central Tibet

jia1

li2

xian4
Lhari county, Tibetan: Lha ri rdzong, in Nagchu prefecture 那曲地區|那曲地区[Na4 qu3 di4 qu1], central Tibet

si1

jia1

li4
Scarlett (name) / also written 斯嘉麗|斯嘉丽[Si1 jia1 li4]

ji4

jia1
GIGABYTE Technology Co., Ltd.

li3

jia1

xin1
Michele Monique Reis (1970-) actress, model and former Miss Hong Kong & Miss Chinese International

li3

bao3

jia1
Li Boyuan 李伯元 or Li Baojia (1867-1906), late Qing journalist, novelist and social observer, author of Observations on the current state of officialdom 官場現形記|官场现形记

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