duo2 =
du + o2

to seize / to take away forcibly / to wrest control of / to compete or strive for / to force one's way through / to leave out / to lose | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doggy Dog (du) programmed the robot (大) to seize (夺) a wiener from Olavinlinna Castle's kitchen counter (o2). As the robot gives him the sausage Doggy Dog gives him the thumbs up (寸). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 7 months ago | add a painting



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dai4 =
d + ai4

see 大夫[dai4 fu5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

da4 =
d + a4

big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / older (than) / oldest / eldest / greatly / very much / (dialect) father / father's elder or younger brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The big, huge robot is doing some workout in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. He's lifting a flute, on which Don Quixote and Neanderthal man are hanging. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
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


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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
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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


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丿
+
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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cun4 =
cu + (e)n4

a unit of length / inch / thumb | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Kitty Cat is playing with a petal leaf in the Forbidden City's bathroom. She's keeping it in the air by hitting it with a flute and a crowbar. It's so much fun that she thinks to herself "thumbs up". - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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


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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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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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

du

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

o2

Just inside Olavinlinna Castle's entrance - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago

Words with


zheng1

duo2
to fight over / to contest / to vie over (HSK level 6)

lu:e4

duo2
to plunder / to rob / also written 略奪|略夺 (HSK level 6)

duo2

guan4
to seize the crown / fig. to win a championship / to win gold medal

duo2

kui2
to seize / to win

duo2

de2
to force one's way / to achieve by force / to seize (power)

duo2

biao1
to compete for first prize

xuan1

bin1

duo2

zhu3
lit. the voice of the guest overwhelms that of the host (idiom) / fig. a minor player upstages the main attraction / minor details obscure the main point / the sauce is better than the fish

qiang3

duo2
to plunder / to pillage / to forcibly take

xian1

sheng1

duo2

ren2
to gain the upper hand by a show of strength

ding4

duo2
to make a decision / to determine

duo2

mu4
to dazzle the eyes

guang1

cai3

duo2

mu4
dazzling / brilliant

ni3

zheng1

wo3

duo2
lit. you fight, I snatch (idiom); to compete fiercely offering no quarter / fierce rivalry / tug-of-war

cui3

can4

duo2

mu4
dazzling (idiom)

zheng1

quan2

duo2

li4
scramble for power and profit (idiom); power struggle

zheng1

ming2

duo2

li4
to fight for fame, grab profit (idiom); scrambling for fame and wealth / only interested in personal gain

duo2

quan2
to seize power

bo1

duo2
to deprive / to expropriate / to strip (sb of his property)

zheng1

duo2

zhan4
struggle

zheng1

fen1

duo2

miao3
lit. fight minutes, snatch seconds (idiom); a race against time / making every second count

duo2

qu3
to seize / to capture / to wrest control of

qiang3

ci2

duo2

li3
to twist words and force logic (idiom) / sophistry / loud rhetoric making up for fallacious argument / shoving false arguments down people's throats

cuan4

duo2
to usurp / to seize

jue2

duo2
to seize / to pillage / to plunder

heng2

dao1

duo2

ai4
to rob sb of sth they cherish (idiom)

lu:e4

duo2

zhe3
robber / plunderer / predator

jie2

duo2
intercept

duo2

men2

er2

chu1
to rush out through a door (idiom)

duo2

jin1
to snatch gold / to take first place in a competition

duo2

zou3
to snatch away

lu:e4

duo2
to take by force / to plunder / to rob / to pillage / also: 掠夺

duo2

ou3
to contend for a mate

cai2

duo2
to consider and decide

chi3

duo2
to deprive / to strip of

zhuo2

duo2
to make a considered decision

long2

kou3

duo2

shi2
to harvest hurriedly before rain comes

rang3

duo2
to seize

jie2

duo2
to seize by force / to abduct

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