bao3 =
b + ao3

jewel / gem / treasure / precious | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Beelzebub is busy drawing fake jewels and jade bracelets from a graduation cap in the Taos Pueblo. He uses his magic graduation cap to change coal into precious treasure like jewels and jade bracelets to deceive and seduce humanity. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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mian2 =
mi + an2

"roof" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 40), occurring in 家, 定, 安 etc / see also 寶蓋|宝盖[bao3 gai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A roof is not easily represented in a room, so I'm going to represent it by a graduation cap. Marilyn Monroe (mi-) wants to go to Anchor Inn after her graduation from university. Just inside the entrance (-an2), her friends snatch away her graduation cap (symbol for 宀), and instead put a cooking top (symbol for 冖) and a petal leaf (symbol for 丶) on her head. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 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


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mi4 =
mi + Ø4

"cover" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 14), occurring in 军, 写, 冠 etc / see also 禿寶蓋|秃宝盖[tu1 bao3 gai4] / see also 平寶蓋|平宝盖[ping2 bao3 gai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

冖 shall be represented by a cooking top. Marilyn Monroe (mi-) wants to use the bathroom in the space station (-4), but the door is broken! She tries to cover herself with a cooking top (symbol for 冖). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago


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yu4 =
yu + Ø4

jade | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a jade bracelet.

Aphrodite and Martin Luther King invented some kind of wrestling sport in the space station's bathroom. Both fighters have to be restrained by large jade bracelets around their body restricting their arms to be aligned to the body. Then they fight. To make things safe they stuffed the space station's bathroom with cosy petal leaves so that they won't hurt themselves. - 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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wang2 =
w + ang2

surname Wang | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wang2 =
w + ang2

king or monarch / best or strongest of its type / grand / great | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In other characters, this characters will be represented by Martin Luther King. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: Martin Luther King.

Willy Walrus (wu-) is stuck in a heap of dirt (土) just inside the entrance of the Songgwangsa (-ang2). Martin Luther King (王) helps him to get out by holding him a flute (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

wang4 =
w + ang4

to rule / to reign over | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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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tu3 =
tu + Ø3

Tu (ethnic group) / surname Tu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

tu3 =
tu + Ø3

earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Tommy Turtle (tu) wants to fix a cross (十) on a flute (一) in the space station (Ø3). It's hard to do it in outer space, so he uses some dust and clay (土) to fix the two things together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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, 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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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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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

Stroke order

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HSK level: 5

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

b

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ao3

In the Taos Pueblo - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


bao3

gui4
valuable / precious / to value / to treasure / to set store by (HSK level 5)

bao3

bei4
treasured object / treasure / darling / baby / cowry / good-for-nothing or queer character (HSK level 5)

bao3

ta3
pagoda

gui1

bao3
gem / treasure / fig. person of remarkable ability / genius

zhen1

bao3
a treasure

bao3

jian4
(double-edged) sword / CL:把[ba3],方[fang1]

san1

bao3
the Three Precious Treasures of Buddhism, namely: the Buddha 佛, the Dharma 法 (his teaching), and the Sangha 僧 (his monastic order)

hong2

bao3

shi2
ruby

bao3

wu4
treasure / CL:件[jian4]

zhu1

bao3
pearls / jewels / precious stones

bao3

zuo4
throne

bai3

bao3

xiang1
treasure chest

bao3

jie2
Procter & Gamble (consumer goods company)

wu2

jia4

zhi1

bao3
priceless treasure

bao3

dao1

bu4

lao3
lit. a good sword always remains sharp (idiom) / fig. (of one's skills etc) to be as good as ever / the old man still has it

bao3

dian3
canonical text / treasury (i.e. book of treasured wisdom)

bao3

ku4
treasure-house / treasury / treasure-trove (often fig., book of treasured wisdom)

chuan2

jia1

bao3
family heirloom

bao3

zang4
precious (mineral) deposits / (budd.) the treasure of Buddha's law

huo2

bao3
buffoon / clown / ridiculous person

lan2

bao3

shi2
sapphire

ju4

bao3

pen2
treasure bowl (mythology) / fig. source of wealth / cornucopia / gold mine

bao3

li4

lai2
Polaroid

cai2

bao3
money and valuables

bao3

shi2
precious stone / gem / CL:枚[mei2],顆|颗[ke1]

guo2

bao3
National Treasure (officially designated by the state cultural authorities in China, Japan and Korea)

fa3

bao3
Buddha's teaching / Buddhist monk's apparel, staff etc / (Daoism) magic weapon / talisman / fig. specially effective device / magic wand

xian4

bao3
to present a treasure / to offer a valuable piece of advice / to show off what one treasures

dong1

bao3
Dongbao district of Jingmen city 荊門市|荆门市[Jing1 men2 shi4], Hubei

zhi4

bao3
most valuable treasure / most precious asset

ba1

bao3

li4
Burberry (brand)

bao3

dao3
Formosa

bao3

bei4

ge1

da5
(of a child) apple of one's eye

da4

bao3
Taiho (era)

wan4

bao3

lu4
Marlboro (cigarette)

bao3

yu4
precious jade / treasures

bao3

bao3
darling / baby

bao3

ma3
precious horse

bao3

ma3
BMW (car company)
绿
lu:4

bao3

shi2
beryl

Example sentences for

 
This - treasure - big - have - history
This treasure really has a long history
 
Really - is - one - treasure
This really is a treasure
 
good - treasure
Good darling
 
this - is - I - control - sea - treasure - you - not - can - take away
This is my treasure to control the waters, you cannot take it away
 
you - steal - go - I - control - sea - treasure
You stole my treasure which controls the sea
 
pull out - my - control - sea - treasure. - This - monkey - spirit - method - really big
He pulled out my sea-controlling treasure. This monkey spirit is really powerful
 
truly - is - good - treasure
This really is a nice treasure

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