zhai4 =
zh + ai4

stronghold / stockade / camp / (stockaded) village | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhai4 =
zh + ai4

variant of 寨[zhai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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xx5

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

Let's say this is a sewage pipe which sticks out of the floor. The horizontal line is the floor level, and 小 below it represents the stuff in the earth. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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xiao3 =
xi + ao3

small / tiny / few / young | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie ist pulling a trick in the Taos Pueblo. She's putting a crowbar on the floor and balancing an eightball on it, presenting it as a small daisy. - 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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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
+
xx5

character component without inherent meaning / see 捺 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 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,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

is not part of the HSK.

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

zh

George Washington - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
ai4

"ai4" is in the palace's bathroom. Remember it by recalling that "Palais of Versailles" contains two times "ai". - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


an1

ying2

zha1

zhai4
to set up camp / Taiwan pr. [an1 ying2 zha2 zhai4]

shan1

zhai4
fortified hill village / mountain stronghold (esp. of bandits) / fig. outside government supervision / evading tax or copyright law / knockoff (goods) / imitation / parody

jian3

pu3

zhai4
Cambodia

bian1

zhai4
frontier stockade

cun1

zhai4
(stockaded) village

ying2

zhai4
barracks

wu3

zhai4
Wuzhai county in Xinzhou 忻州[Xin1 zhou1], Shanxi

wu3

zhai4

xian4
Wuzhai county in Xinzhou 忻州[Xin1 zhou1], Shanxi

jie2

zhai4
to seize a stronghold / to surprise the enemy in his camp

bao3

zhai4
fort / fortress / CL:座[zuo4]

da4

zhai4
Dazhai

ji4

zhai4
brothel

xiao3

zhai4
Xiaozhai neighborhood of Xi'an

shan1

zhai4

ji1
black market product / fake / imitation or counterfeit of branded product

dan1

zhai4
Danzhai county in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong autonomous prefecture 黔東南州|黔东南州[Qian2 dong1 nan2 zhou1], Guizhou

yin3

gou3

ru4

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

cun1

cun1

zhai4

zhai4
every village and stockade (idiom)

jian3

bu4

zhai4

ren2

min2

dang3
Cambodian People's Party

yan1

hua1

zhai4
brothel (esp. in Yuan theater)

zha1

zhai4
to set up an encampment

jin1

zhai4
Jinzhai county in Lu'an 六安[Lu4 an1], Anhui

jin1

zhai4

xian4
Jinzhai county in Lu'an 六安[Lu4 an1], Anhui
鹿
lu4

zhai4
Luzhai county in Liuzhou 柳州[Liu3 zhou1], Guangxi
鹿
lu4

zhai4

xian4
Luzhai county in Liuzhou 柳州[Liu3 zhou1], Guangxi

shan1

zhai4

huo4
black market product / fake / imitation or counterfeit of branded product

dan1

zhai4

xian4
Danzhai county in Qiandongnan Miao and Dong autonomous prefecture 黔東南州|黔东南州[Qian2 dong1 nan2 zhou1], Guizhou

jiu3

zhai4

gou1
Jiuzhaigou Valley, Sichuan / Jiuzhaigou county, Sichuan

jiu3

zhai4

gou1

xian4
Jiuzhaigou county, Sichuan

jiu3

zhai4

gou1

feng1

jing3

ming2

sheng4

qu1
Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historical Interest Area, Sichuan

jiu3

long2

cheng2

zhai4
Kowloon Walled City

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