xu4 =
xu + Ø4

order / sequence / preface | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Due to an emergency Hermes (xu) and Zai Yu (予) both have to leave the space station from the bathroom (Ø4) and parachute (广) back to earth. They just cannot decide on the sequence (序) of who's going first. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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yu2 =
yu + Ø2

(archaic) I / me | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yu3 =
yu + Ø3

to give | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: Confucius's disciple 宰予 who used to sleep during Confucuis's lectures.

Aphrodite is giving a lecture in the space station, but her only listener Zai Yu fell asleep right at the start. First, Aphrodite tried to poke him with her finger. No reaction. Then she hit him with a crowbar. Again, no reaction. Finally, Aphrodite got so angry that she was close to hitting Zai Yu with two sickles. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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xx5

character component | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A sickle - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

character component without inherent meaning / see 捺 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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xx5

character component | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A sickle - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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广
guang3 =
gu + ang3

surname Guang | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 广

guang3 =
gu + ang3

wide / numerous / to spread | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 广

The English Wiktionary lists "canopy" as a possible meaning, and an example for a canopy is the upper part of a parachute. That's what I'll use to represent this character in other characters. In the Songgwangsa, Gitta Giraffe just invented the art of building a parachute out of berets and bananas, using the berets as canopy and banana peels as strings. Soon, this new sport spreads all over the world as the new thing to do. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


广
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tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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zhu3 =
zhu + Ø3

"dot" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 3) / see also 點|点[dian3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a petal leaf when appearing in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 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,
over 2 years ago

广
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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Stroke order

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 4

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

xu

Hermes - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Ø4

"Ø4" is happening in the bathroom of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


shun4

xu4
sequence / order (HSK level 4)

zhi4

xu4
order (orderly) / order (sequence) / social order / the state (of society) / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

cheng2

xu4
procedures / sequence / order / computer program (HSK level 5)

xu4

yan2
preface / introductory remarks / preamble / prelude (HSK level 6)

ci4

xu4
sequence / order (HSK level 6)

xun2

xu4

jian4

jin4
in sequence, step by step (idiom); to make steady progress incrementally (HSK level 6)

zhi4

xu4

jing3

ran2
in perfect order

gong1

xu4
working procedure / process

pai2

xu4
to sort / to arrange in order

you3

xu4
regular / orderly / successive / in order

cheng2

xu4

yuan2
programmer

zi3

cheng2

xu4
subroutine

xu4

shu4
ordinal number

yu3

xu4
word order

xu4

mu4
prologue

xu4

qu3
overture

xu4

lie4
sequence

xu4

hao4
ordinal number / serial number / sequence number

jing3

ran2

you3

xu4
everything clear and in good order (idiom); neat and tidy

wu2

xu4
disorderly / irregular / lack of order

cheng2

xu4

xing4
program

shi2

xu4
time course

you3

ci4

xu4
ordered

jian3

zheng4

cheng2

xu4
procedure of verification (accountancy)

sui4

xu4
succession of seasons

jian3

ya1

cheng2

xu4
decompression schedule

wu2

zhi4

xu4
disorder

wu2

qiong2

xu4

lie4
infinite sequence

cheng2

xu4

ku4
program library (computing)

zhi4

xu4

mei3
order (as an aesthetic quality)

cheng2

xu4

fa3
procedural law

cheng2

xu4

she4

ji4
computer programming

tuo1

xu4
disorder

zi4

dong4

fang2

zhi3

fu2

she4

cheng2

xu4
fail-safe procedures

zi4

xu4
author's preface / autobiographical notes as introduction to a book

hua1

xu4
inflorescence / flower cluster

ye4

xu4
leaf arrangement / phyllotaxy (botany)

ye4

mai4

xu4
leaf venation (botany) / the pattern of veins on a leaf, characteristic of each species

bing4

xing2

cheng2

xu4
parallel program

ci2

xu4
word order

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