shi4 =
sh + Ø4

surname Shi | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shi4 =
sh + Ø4

member of the senior ministerial class (old) / scholar (old) / bachelor / honorific / first class military rank / specialist worker | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes is meeting the bachelor in the bathroom of the space station. Sherlock Holmes is playing a flute, and the bachelor is wearing a huge cross around his neck. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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

士 order 82d60fab0d820d39eee95aaec1ed62871f301ddd9d03c30f3893f1096ab6e753 No user submitted stroke order information available yet.

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 4

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

sh

"sh" is for Sherlock Holmes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Ø4

"Ø4" is happening in the bathroom of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


shuo4

shi4
master's degree / learned person (HSK level 4)

bo2

shi4
doctor / court academician (in feudal China) / Ph.D. (HSK level 4)

hu4

shi5
nurse / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

shi4

bing1
soldier / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

nu:3

shi4
lady / madam / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] / Miss / Ms (HSK level 5)

shen1

shi4
gentleman (HSK level 6)

ren2

shi4
person / figure / public figure (HSK level 6)

xiu1

shi4
member of religious order / frater

qi2

shi4
horseman / cavalryman / knight (i.e. European nobility)

zhan4

shi4
fighter / soldier / warrior / CL:個|个[ge4]

jin4

shi4
successful candidate in the highest imperial civil service examination / palace graduate

su1

yi1

shi4
Suez (canal)

wei1

shi4

ji4
whiskey (loanword)

ba1

shi4

la1
Basra (city in Iraq)

shi4

li4

jia4
Snickers (candy bar)

lie4

shi4
martyr

bo1

shi4

dun4
Boston, capital of Massachusetts

wei1

er3

shi4
Wales, constituent nation of UK

bin1

shi4
Taiwan equivalent of 奔馳|奔驰[Ben1 chi2]

zhuang4

shi4
hero / fighter / brave strong guy / warrior (in armor)

zhi1

ming2

ren2

shi4
public figure / celebrity

dao4

shi4
Daoist priest

wu3

shi4
warrior / samurai

wei4

shi4
guardian / defender

ba1

shi4
bus (loanword) / motor coach

yong3

shi4
a warrior / a brave person

di2

shi4

ni2
Disney (name)

su1

li2

shi4
variant of 蘇黎世|苏黎世[Su1 li2 shi4]

fu4

shi4

tong1
Fujitsu

mou2

shi4
skilled manipulator / tactician / strategist / advisor / counsellor

sha1

shi4
sarsaparilla / root beer / SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) (loanword)

li4

shi4
strong man

xue2

shi4
bachelor's degree / person holding a university degree

da4

li4

shi4
strong man / brute force / Hercules

nan2

shi4
man / gentleman

rui4

shi4
Switzerland

jun1

shi4
sergeant

da4

ma3

shi4

ge2
Damascus, capital of Syria

wei1

shi4

ji4

jiu3
whiskey (loanword)

yin3

shi4
hermit

Example sentences for

 
guards - do for me - capture
Guards, capture him

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