ma2 =
m + a2

surname Ma | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ma2 =
m + a2

generic name for hemp, flax etc / hemp or flax fiber for textile materials / sesame / CL:縷|缕[lu:3] / (of materials) rough or coarse / pocked / pitted / to have pins and needles or tingling / to feel numb | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mahatma Gandhi (m) is busy deploying Christmas Trees (林) just inside the Adziogol Lighthouse's entrance (a2). He attaches each of the small forest's (林) trees to a parachute (广) using flax fiber (麻) and then throws them towards their destination. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



=
广
+
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, about 3 years ago | add a painting


广
=

+
丿
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 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


=

+
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,
almost 3 years ago

广
=

+
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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


=
广
+
lin2 =
li + (e)n2

surname Lin | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

lin2 =
li + (e)n2

woods / forest / CL:片[pian4] / circle(s) (i.e. specific group of people) / a collection (of similar things) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Li Qingzhao (li) wants to plant a small forest (林) just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City ((e)n2). She already put up two Christmas trees (木)(林). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



=
mu4 =
mu + Ø4

surname Mu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mu4 =
mu + Ø4

tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Malte Monkey is putting up a Christmas tree in the bathroom of the space station. He puts up a cross, on which he puts eight balls (as Christmas balls). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
ba1 =
b + a1

eight / 8 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: eightball.

Beelzebub (b-) is balancing two eightballs in front of the Adziogol Lighthouse (-a1): One on a banana (丿) and one on a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=
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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


=

+
shi2 =
sh + Ø2

ten / 10 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes (sh-) is investigating a very strange thing, which just arrived at the entrance of the space station (-2): A big pyramid made of ten (十) crosses (十), which are in turn made out of flutes (一) and dinosaur bones (丨). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
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,
almost 3 years ago


=

+
gun3 =
gu + (e)n3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 2) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a dinosaur bone when it appears in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 4

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

m

Mahatma Gandhi - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
a2

Just inside the entrance of the Adziogol Lighthouse - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

In the Adziogol Lighthouse's kitchen - Mnemonic by Matthias, 12 months ago | add a painting

Words with


ma2

fan5
inconvenient / troublesome / annoying / to trouble or bother sb / to put sb to trouble (HSK level 4)

ma2

zui4
anesthesia / fig. to poison (sb's mind) (HSK level 6)

ma2

bi4
paralysis / palsy / numbness / to benumb (HSK level 6)

ma2

mu4
numb / insensitive / apathetic (HSK level 6)

zhi1

ma5
sesame (seed)

pian4

ma2

yan2
gneiss

zi4

zhao3

ma2

fan5
to ask for trouble / to invite difficulties

ma2

zui4

yao4
anesthetic / narcotic / chloroform

ma2

huang2
ephedra (genus Ephedra)

mi4

mi5

ma2

ma2
close and numerous / densely packed / thickly dotted / thick / dense

ma2

zhen3
measles

da4

ma2

ha3

yu2
see 大馬哈魚|大马哈鱼[da4 ma3 ha3 yu2]

ma2

que4
sparrow / (dialect) mahjong

ma2

yao4
anesthetic

ma2

li5
swift / agile / efficient / quick-witted (colloquial)

re3

ma2

fan5
to create difficulties / to invite trouble / to be troublesome

ma2

you2
sesame oil

ma2

dai4
burlap (jute fiber)

ya4

ma2
flax

luan4

ma2
lit. tangled skein / in a tremendous muddle / confused

rou4

ma2
sickening / corny / sappy / maudlin / fulsome (of praise)

huang2

ma2
jute (Corchorus capsularis Linn.) / plant fiber used for rope or sacks

zhi1

ma5

jiang4
sesame paste

zhi1

ma5

you2
sesame oil

xun2

ma2

zhen3
urticaria / nettle rash / hives

ma2

jiang4
mahjong / CL:副[fu4]

ma2

feng1

bing4
leprosy / Hansen's disease

ma2

zui4

shi1
anaesthetist

ma2

jiang4
sesame paste

su1

ma2
limp and numb (of limbs)

ma2

bu4
sackcloth

ma2

huang2

jian3
ephedrine

zhao3

ma2

fan5
to look for trouble

ma2

hua1
fried dough twist (crisp snack food made by deep-frying plaited dough) / worn out or worn smooth (of clothes)

fa1

ma2
to feel numb

ma2

yang2
Mayang Miao autonomous county in Huaihua 懷化|怀化[Huai2 hua4], Hunan

ma2

lian3
pockmarked face

mi4

ma2

ma2
dense / many and crowded

ya4

ma2

bu4
linen

tian1

ma2

fan5
to cause trouble for sb / to inconvenience

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