gou3 =
g + ou3

dog / CL:隻|只[zhi1],條|条[tiao2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This dog I will represent by a Great Dane (German: "Dogge", very similar to "dog").

Guy Fawkes (g) and the Grammar Nazi (句) are being walked by their dogs, a Dachshund (犭) and a Great Dane (狗), in the Louvre (ou3). Guy Fawkes and the Grammar Nazi are very interested in each other and spend a lot of time sniffing each other's butts. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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gou1 =
g + ou1

variant of 勾[gou1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ju4 =
ju + Ø4

sentence / clause / phrase / classifier for phrases or lines of verse | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a grammar nazi.

Zeus, the elephant and the grammar nazi are playing monkey in the bathroom's space station. The elephant uses its long trunk to hold the mandarin just above the grammar nazis head where he can't reach it, while Zeus laughs out loud. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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bao1 =
b + ao1

archaic variant of 包[bao1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like an elephant. Beelzebub rides an elephant in front of the Taos Pueblo, turning the soil with a plough. Lots of bananas show up from the earth. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
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xx5

A stroke without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A flute and a crowbar are forming a plough. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 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 5 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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quan3 =
qu + an3

dog, same as 犬 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Cupid takes his dachshund out for a walk to the Anchor Inn, where he has a drink with his dachshund. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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

g

"g" is for Guy Fawkes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
ou3

In the Louvre - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Words with


gou3

zai3

zi5
(coll.) puppy / (derog.) son of a bitch

gou3

pi4
bullshit / nonsense

lie4

gou3
hyena

lang2

gou3
wolfdog

lie4

gou3
hunting dog

shi1

zi5

gou3
Pekingese / Pekinese

gou3

xie3

pen1

tou2
torrent of abuse (idiom)

gou3

xiong2
black bear / coward

re4

gou3
hot dog (loanword)

gou3

chi1

shi3
to fall flat on one's face (vulgar)

xiao3

gou3
pup / puppy

hai3

gou3
fur seal

ye3

gou3
wild dog / stray dog

hu2

peng2

gou3

you3
a pack of rogues (idiom); a gang of scoundrels

gou3

rou4
dog meat

gou3

nian2
Year of the Dog (e.g. 2006)

lang2

xin1

gou3

fei4
lit. heart of wolf and lungs of dog (idiom) / cruel and unscrupulous

gou3

tui3

zi5
dog's leg / fig. one who follows a villain / henchman / hired thug

ha3

ba1

gou3
pekingese (dog) / (fig.) sycophant / lackey

zou3

gou3
hunting dog / hound / (fig.) running dog / lackey

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

gua4

yang2

tou2

mai4

gou3

rou4
lit. to hang a sheep's head while selling dog meat (idiom) / fig. to cheat / dishonest advertising / wicked deeds carried out under banner of virtue

gou3

zhang4

ren2

shi4
a dog threatens based on master's power (idiom); to use one's position to bully others

jin1

mao2

gou3
golden retriever (dog breed) / Cibotium barometz, Asian tropical tree fern with hairy fronds (used in TCM)

hu2

qun2

gou3

dang3
a skulk of foxes, a pack of dogs (idiom) / a gang of rogues

yin3

gou3

ru4

zhai4
to lead the wolf into the woodpile (idiom); to leave oneself open to attack / to act imprudently, asking for trouble

sa3

gou3

xie3
to overreact / melodramatic

ba1

r5

gou3
see 哈巴狗[ha3 ba1 gou3]

liu1

gou3
to take a dog for a walk

liu2

lang4

gou3
stray dog

yao3

ren2

gou3

r5

bu4

lu4
齿
chi3
lit. the dog that bites does not show its fangs (idiom) / fig. You can't tell the really dangerous enemy from his external appearance.

ba1

ge1

gou3
pug (breed of dog)

ban1

dian3

gou3
Dalmatian (dog breed)

sou1

gou3
Sougou (searching dog) search engine, www.sogou.com

jia4

ji1

sui2

ji1

,

jia4

gou3

sui2

gou3
if you marry a chicken follow the chicken, if you marry a dog follow the dog (idiom)

zhi3

ji1

ma4

gou3
fig. to point at the chicken while scolding the dog (idiom) / lit. to find a scapegoat

da3

luo4

shui3

gou3
lit. to beat a drowning dog (idiom) / fig. to pulverize an (already defeated) enemy / to hit sb when he's down

tu3

gou3
mole cricket / colloquial word for agricultural pest Gryllotalpa 螻蛄|蝼蛄[lou2 gu1]

zhou1

gou3
obedient dog / lackey

gou3

niang2

yang3

de5
son of a bitch

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