wei3 =
w + ei3

tail / remainder / remnant / extremity / sixth of the 28 constellations / classifier for fish | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Willy Walrus (w) knows that there is a ghost (尸) in the Eiffel tower (ei3), but he cannot see it, so he set up a trap: he put a lot of sticky hair (毛) everywhere, and eventually the hair stuck to the ghost's tail (尾). Now that Willy Walrus can see where the ghost is he is able to drive it out. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


yi3 =
y + Ø3

horse's tail / pointed posterior section of a locust etc | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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shi1 =
sh + Ø1

person representing the dead (during burial ceremonies) / to put a corpse on display (after execution) / variant of 屍|尸[shi1] / corpse | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes is investigating a ghost in front of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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mao2 =
m + ao2

surname Mao | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mao2 =
m + ao2

hair / feather / down / wool / mildew / mold / coarse or semifinished / young / raw / careless / unthinking / nervous / scared / (of currency) to devalue or depreciate / classifier for Chinese fractional monetary unit ( = 角[jiao3] , = one-tenth of a yuan or 10 fen 分[fen1]) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mahatma Gandhi finally found a way to get some hair again: Just inside the entrance of the Taos Pueblo, he used a shovel to dig up several Cartesian coordinate systems. He rejoices, because finally his dream of being a punk once again can finally come true. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Mahatma Gandhi finally found a way to get some hair again: Just inside the entrance of the Taos Pueblo, he used a shovel to dig up several bananas. Using a charged capacitor, he fuses them to his head. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
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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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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丿
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ya4 =
y + a4

component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 毫[hao2] / archaic variant of 乙[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a shovel (乚). Remember it by imagining Maud Younger (y) shovelling a grave in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom (a4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

w

Willy Walrus - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
ei3

Inside the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
y

Y is for Maud Younger - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Ø3

"Ø3" is happening inside the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


yi3

ba5
(coll.) tail (of an animal) (HSK level 5)

wei3

ba5
tail (HSK level 5)

lan2

wei3
appendix / vermiform appendix (anatomy)

yu2

wei3

wen2
wrinkles of the skin / crow's feet

jie1

tou2

xiang4

wei3
top of streets, bottom of alleys (idiom); everywhere in the city

xiang3

wei3

she2
rattlesnake

wei3

sui2
to tail behind / to tag along / to follow on the heels of

chuan2

wei3
back end of a ship / aft

yan4

wei3

fu2
swallow-tailed coat / tails

ma3

wei3
ponytail (hairstyle) / horse's tail / slender fibers like horse's tail (applies to various plants)

ma3

wei3
Mawei district of Fuzhou city 福州市[Fu2 zhou1 shi4], Fujian

shou1

wei3
to wind up / to bring to an end / to finish

wei3

deng1
tail light (on vehicle)

ji1

wei3

jiu3
cocktail (loanword)

mo4

wei3
end / tip / extremity

wei3

bu4
back part / rear or tail section

jie2

wei3
ending / coda / to wind up

yu2

wei3
fishtail

wei3

yin1
final sound of a syllable / rhyme (e.g. in European languages)

wei3

shu4
remainder (after rounding a number) / decimal part (of number after the decimal point) / mantissa (i.e. fractional part of common logarithm in math.) / small change / balance (of an account)

feng4

wei3

yu2
anchovy

wei3

yi4
tail wing / empennage (arrow feathers or tail assembly of plane) / tail unit

shou3

wei3
head and tail

wei3

qi2
tail or caudal fin

ci2

wei3
suffix

you3

tou2

you3

wei3
where there's a start, there's a finish (idiom); to finish once one starts sth / to carry things through / I started, so I'll finish.

lan2

wei3

yan2
appendicitis (medicine)

wei3

qi4
exhaust (i.e. waste gas from engine) / emissions

cong2

tou2

dao4

wei3
from start to finish / from head to tail / the whole (thing)

che4

tou2

che4

wei3
lit. from head to tail (idiom); thoroughgoing / through and through / out and out / from top to bottom

jiu3

wei3

hu2
nine-tailed fox (mythological creature)

sao3

wei3
to complete the last stage of work / to round off

wei3

gu3
coccyx / tailbone

wei3

sheng1
coda / epilogue / end

hu3

tou2

she2

wei3
lit. tiger's head, snake's tail (idiom); fig. a strong start but weak finish

hu2

li5

wei3

ba5
lit. fox's tail (idiom); visible sign of evil intentions / to reveal one's evil nature / evidence that reveals the villain

wei4

shou3

wei4

wei3
afraid of the head, terrified of the tail (idiom); ever fearful and nervous / afraid of the slightest thing

qiao4

wei3

ba5
to be cocky

gou3

wei3

xu4

diao1
lit. to use a dog's tail as a substitute for sable fur (idiom) / fig. a worthless sequel to a masterpiece

nian2

wei3
end of the year

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