wei2 =
w + ei2

surname Wei | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wei2 =
w + ei2

to encircle / to surround / all around / to wear by wrapping around (scarf, shawl) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Willy Walrus has fallen asleep just inside the entrance of the Eiffel tower and as he woke up, he was surrounded by wooden boxes. His only way to attract attention is to jump up repeatedly and wave with his two soft leather gloves. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - 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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wei2 =
w + ei2

surname Wei | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wei2 =
w + ei2

soft leather | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: soft leather gloves.

Willy Walrus tries to steal a golden cage which has been locked to the entrance of the Eiffel tower. He wears a pair of soft leather gloves and wields a crowbar, with which he tries to remove the cage from the Eiffel tower. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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feng1 =
f + (e)ng1

luxuriant / buxom / variant of 豐|丰[feng1] / variant of 風|风[feng1] / appearance / charm | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

feng1 =
f + (e)ng1

surname Feng | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

feng1 =
f + (e)ng1

abundant / plentiful / fertile / plump / great | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a luxurious golden cage.

Frankenstein's Monster has been locked into a golden cage in front of Stonehenge. The golden cage is suspended from a dinosaur bone, which in turn is fixed to a coordinate system. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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san1 =
s + an1

surname San | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

san1 =
s + an1

three / 3 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: Cartesian coordinate system with three (三) axes.

Socrates (s-) is performing in front of Anchor Inn (-an1). He created an electrical flute by attaching a large capacitor (二) to the flute (一), so that he can get the attention of all the people. Moreover, he's balancing on a Cartesian coordinate system (三). Unfortunately, only three (三) people stop to watch the result. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

As a component in other characters, this shall be represented by a Cartesian coordinate system. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 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,
over 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,
about 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 4

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

w

Willy Walrus - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
ei2

Just inside the entrance of the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

In the Eiffel tower's kitchen - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting

Words with


zhou1

wei2
surroundings / environment / to encompass (HSK level 4)

fan4

wei2
range / scope / limit / extent / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

wei2

jin1
scarf / shawl / CL:條|条[tiao2] (HSK level 5)

wei2

rao4
to revolve around / to center on (an issue) (HSK level 5)

bao1

wei2
to surround / to encircle / to hem in (HSK level 6)

fen1

wei2
ambience / atmosphere

wei2

qun2
apron

wei2

chang3
Weichang Manchu and Mongol autonomous county in Chengde 承德[Cheng2 de2], Hebei

wei2

chang3
enclosure / pig pen / hunting ground exclusively kept for emperor or nobility (in former times)

wei2

qiang2
enclosure / CL:道[dao4]

wei2

jiao3
to encircle and annihilate / refers to repeated campaigns of the Guomindang against the communists from 1930 onwards

wei2

zuo4
to sit in a circle / seated around (a narrator)

wei2

zui3
(baby) bib

wei2

long3
to crowd around

wei2

gong1
to besiege / to beleaguer / to attack from all sides / to jointly speak or write against sb

tun2

wei2
hip measurement

ru4

wei2
to get past the qualifying round / to make it to the finals

wei2

zhu4
to surround / to gird

wei2

bo2
muffler / scarf

jie3

wei2
to lift a siege / to help sb out of trouble or embarrassment

wei2

bu3
to fish by casting a net / to capture / to surround and seize

tu1

wei2
to break a siege / to break out of an enclosure

wei2

guan1
to stand in a circle and watch

chong2

wei2
to redouble a siege

xiong1

wei2
chest measurement / bust

wei2

kun4
to besiege

yao1

wei2
waist measurement / girth

wei2

qi2
the game of Go

wei2

cheng2
Fortress Besieged, 1947 novel by Qian Zhongshu 錢鐘書|钱钟书, filmed as a TV serial

wei2

cheng2
siege / besieged city

wai4

wei2
surrounding

wei2

lan2
fencing / railings / fence

wei2

du3
to besiege / to surround and block up

wei2

hu4
to protect from all sides

he2

wei2
to surround / to close in around (one's enemy, prey etc)

bo2

lin2

wei2

qiang2
Berlin Wall

hai3

tu2

wei2

ken3
polder

shen1

hai3

wei2

wang3
purse-seine net (fishing)

huan2

wei2
to form a ring around

wei2

dou1
bib

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