dun1 =
du + (e)n1

variant of 敦[dun1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

dun1 =
du + (e)n1

kind-hearted / place name | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In front of the Forbidden City ((e)n1) several workers are busy tearing up the ground using sledge hammers (攵). Doggy Dog (du) is so kind-hearted (敦) to hand them cocktails (享) from time to time to help them cool down. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 4 months ago | add a painting



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xiang3 =
xi + ang3

to enjoy / to benefit / to have the use of | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie enjoys a drink inside of Angkor War. The drink contains eggs and mandarins, and instead of a little umbrella it has a little beret. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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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, over 5 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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


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+
zi3 =
z + Ø3

son / child / seed / egg / small thing / 1st earthly branch: 11 p.m.-1 a.m., midnight, 11th solar month (7th December to 5th January), year of the Rat / Viscount, fourth of five orders of nobility 五等爵位[wu3 deng3 jue2 wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Zorro wants to eat an egg in the space station, and he already put it in a prize cup, as he has no egg cup. He also lacks a spoon, so he uses a big flute to crush the egg open. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting


zi5 =
z + Ø5

(noun suffix) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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le5 =
l + e5

(modal particle intensifying preceding clause) / (completed action marker) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sir Lancelot has finished his preparations to fight the world. There he stands ready, on top of the Erechtheion, with a sickle and a crowbar in his hands. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

liao3 =
li + ao3

to finish / to achieve / to understand | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Li Qingzhao is racing for a new world record in the Taos Pueblo: She's trying to juggle as many sickles as fast as possible with two crowbars. As she finishes, she grabs her earned prize cup. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

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

liao3 =
li + ao3

(of eyes) bright / clear-sighted / to understand clearly | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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zhe2 =
zh + e2

variant of 乙[zhe2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A sickle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

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 5 years ago | add a painting

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

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


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+
xx5

rap / tap | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: the epitome of rapping and tapping is a sledgehammer. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 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 5 years ago | add a painting



=
𠂉
+
yi4 =
y + Ø4

to regulate / to govern / to control / to mow | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like pliers. Maud Younger is using pliers in the space station's bathroom to regulate and control the water flow of the sink. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting



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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 5 years ago | add a painting

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


=
丿
+
xx5

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

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago

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

du

Doggy Dog - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 5 years ago | add a painting

(e)n1

In front of the Forbidden City - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago

Words with


jin1

si1

dun1
Kingstown, capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines / Kingston, capital of Jamaica

fu2

li3

dun1
Freetown, capital of Sierra Leone

xiu1

si1

dun1
Houston, Texas

dun1

ke4

er3

ke4
Dunkirk, port in northern France

qiao2

zhi4

dun1
Georgetown

dun1

hou4
genuine / honest and sincere

lun2

dun1
London, capital of United Kingdom

dun1

cu4
to press / to urge / to hasten

kai1

pu3

dun1
Cape Town (city in South Africa)

bei3

an1

pu3

dun1
Northampton, town in central England, county town of Northamptonshire 北安普敦郡[Bei3 an1 pu3 dun1 jun4]

nan2

an1

pu3

dun1
Southampton, town in south England

zhou1

dun1

yi2
Zhou Dunyi (1017-1073), Song dynasty neo-Confucian scholar

ai1

di4

mei3

dun1

shu1
ultimatum (loanword)

xia4

luo4

te4

dun1
Charlottetown, capital of Prince Edward Island, Canada

ya4

dang1

si1

dun1
Adamstown, capital of the Pitcairn Islands

wang2

dun1
Wang Dun (266-324), powerful general of Jin dynasty and brother of civil official Wang Dao 王導|王导, subsequently rebellious warlord 322-324

dun1

hua4
Dunhua county level city in Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture 延邊朝鮮族自治州|延边朝鲜族自治州, Jilin

dun1

hua4

shi4
Dunhua county level city in Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture 延邊朝鮮族自治州|延边朝鲜族自治州, Jilin

dun1

huang2
Dunhuang county level city in Jiuquan 酒泉, Gansu

dun1

huang2

shi4
Dunhuang county level city in Jiuquan 酒泉, Gansu

dun1

huang2

shi2

ku1
Dunhuang caves in Gansu / refers to Mogao caves 莫高石窟[Mo4 gao1 shi2 ku1]

dun1

mu4
to promote friendly relations

dun1

hao2

kuai4

di4
DHL

dun1

hao2

kuai4

di4

gong1

si1
DHL

da4

lun2

dun1

di4

qu1
Greater London / London region, England

jing1

si1

dun1
Kingstown, capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines / (Tw) Kingston, capital of Jamaica

lun2

dun1

guo2

ji4

jin1

rong2

qi1

huo4

jiao1

yi4

suo3
London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)

lun2

dun1

da4

xue2

ya4

fei1

xue2

yuan4
London University School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

lun2

dun1

da4

xue2

xue2

yuan4
University College, London

lun2

dun1

zheng4

quan4

jiao1

yi4

suo3
London Stock Exchange (LSE)

jie2

ke4

·

lun2

dun1
Jack London (1876-1916), American writer

lie4

zhi1

dun1

shi4

deng1
Liechtenstein

lie4

zhi1

dun1

si1

deng1
Liechtenstein (Tw)

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