niang2 =
ni + ang2

mother / young lady | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Bessie Coleman (女) and Nefertiti (ni) got a child and are now young mothers (娘). One day, their child approaches them just inside the entrance of the Angkor Wat (ang2) and gives them a thank you card (良). The child wants to say thank you because its mothers have been so good. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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ru3 =
ru + Ø3

archaic variant of 汝[ru3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

nu:3 =
+ Ø3

female / woman / daughter | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I'll represent 女 by Bessie Coleman, the first female pilot of African American descent. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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liang2 =
li + ang2

good / very / very much | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: A "thank you very much" card for being so good.

Everyday, Li Qingzhao (li) has been picking up the chewing gums (艮) from the ground of the Angkor Wat's entrance (ang2) with petal leaves (丶). One day, finally one guest approaches her and gives her a "thank you very much" card for being so good (良). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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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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gen3 =
g + (e)n3

blunt / tough / chewy | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The sun hates it when Guy Fawkes is riding his longboard in the Forbidden City. This time, she found out how to stop him: With chewing gum on the floor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: chewing gum. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


gen4 =
g + (e)n4

one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦[ba1 gua4], symbolizing mountain / ☶ | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ri4 =
r + Ø4

sun / day / date, day of the month / abbr. for 日本 Japan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The space station has become too close to the sun. In the bathroom, Robinson Crusoe is hiding from the sun with the help of a wooden box full of flutes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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, 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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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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chang2 =
ch + ang2

length / long / forever / always / constantly | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Charlie Chaplin sped into the Angkor Wat riding his longboard, but just inside the entrance he doesn't know how to stop. He manages to make a u-turn by hooking him to the pole of a wind wheel with a sickle, but after the turn he can't help but bump into a giant banana. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


zhang3 =
zh + ang3

chief / head / elder / to grow / to develop / to increase / to enhance | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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丿
zhe2 =
zh + e2

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

A sickle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago


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丿
xx5

one of the characters used in kwukyel (phonetic "myeon"), an ancient Korean writing system | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a wind wheel. Well, almost. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 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, 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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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 5

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

ni

Mistress of Upper and Lower Egypt Nefertiti. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ang2

Just inside the entrance of the Songgwangsa - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Just inside the entrance of the Angkor Wat - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Words with


gu1

niang5
girl / young woman / young lady / daughter / paternal aunt (old) / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

xin1

niang2
bride (HSK level 6)

niang2

jia5
married woman's parents' home

lao3

ban3

niang2
female proprietor / lady boss / boss's wife

niang2

niang5

qiang1
sissy / effeminate

niang2

zi3
(dialect) form of address for one's wife / polite form of address for a woman

ban4

niang2
bridesmaid / maid of honor / matron of honor

niang2

r5

men5
(dialect) woman / wife

nai3

niang2
(dialect) wet nurse

niang2

tai1
womb

zhang4

mu3

niang2
wife's mother / mother-in-law / same as 丈母

hui1

gu1

niang5
Cinderella / a sudden rags-to-riches celebrity

po2

niang2
woman (derog.)

niang2

niang5
queen / empress / imperial concubine / Goddess, esp. Xi Wangmu 王母娘娘 or 西王母, Queen Mother of the West / mother / aunt

lao3

niang2
my old mother / I, this old woman / my old lady (colloquial) / maternal grandmother / midwife

da4

niang2
(coll.) father's older brother's wife / aunt (polite address)

hong2

niang2
matchmaker

fang3

zhi1

niang2
katydid / long-horned grasshopper

lao3

da4

niang2
old lady / Madam (polite address) / CL:位[wei4]

gan1

niang2
godmother (see also 干妈)

niang2

niang2

miao4
temple of Goddess of Fertility

yi2

niang2
maternal aunt / father's concubine (old)

lao3

niang2
maternal grandmother (dialectal)

tian1

yao4

luo4

yu3

,

niang2

yao4

jia4

ren2
the rain will fall, the womenfolk will marry (idiom) / fig. the natural order of things / something you can't go against

zi3

sun1

niang2

niang5
goddess of fertility

jia1

niang2
(dialect) husband's mother

ba1

ba1

niang2

re3
Peranakan Chinese (Baba-Nyonya), an ethnic group of Chinese residing in the Malay peninsula (also known as Straits Chinese)

du4

niang2
alternative name for Baidu 百度[Bai3 du4]

hou4

niang2
stepmother (coll.)

xu2

niang2

ban4

lao3
middle-aged but still attractive woman / lady of a certain age

tian1

sun1

niang2

niang2
Goddess of Fertility

wang2

mu3

niang2

niang2
another name for Xi Wangmu 西王母, Queen Mother of the West

xin1

niang2

zi5
see 新娘[xin1 niang2]

xin1

jia4

niang2
bride

du4

qiu1

niang2

ge1
song of lady Du Qiu, poem by Du Mu 杜牧

tao2

jin1

niang2
rose myrtle (Myrtus communis)

tao2

jin1

niang2

ke1
Myrtaceae (family including myrtle, rosemary, oregano etc)

zheng1

gong1

niang2

niang2
Empress / senior Imperial Consort / Queen Mother

hui2

niang2

jia1
(of a wife) to return to her parental home / (fig.) to return to one's old place, job, school etc

gou3

niang2

yang3

de5
son of a bitch

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