jian1 =
ji + an1

point (of needle) / sharp / shrewd / pointed | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The robot (大) picked up a daisy (小) for Jeanne of Arc (ji) and gives it to her in front of the Anchor Inn (an1). He cut the daisy so sharply though that Jeanne pricks her hand on the sharp (尖) end. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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da4 =
d + a4

big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / older (than) / oldest / eldest / greatly / very much / (dialect) father / father's elder or younger brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The big, huge robot is doing some workout in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. He's lifting a flute, on which Don Quixote and Neanderthal man are hanging. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

dai4 =
d + ai4

see 大夫[dai4 fu5] | 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,
about 3 years ago


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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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 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


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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 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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,
about 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


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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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
an1

In front of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


jian1

rui4
sharp / intense / penetrating / pointed / acute (illness) (HSK level 5)

jian1

duan1
sharp pointed end / the tip / the cusp / tip-top / most advanced and sophisticated / highest peak / the best (HSK level 6)

jian1

jiao4
to screech / to shriek

jiao3

jian1
tiptoe

jian1

dao1
dagger

feng1

kou3

lang4

jian1
where the wind and the waves are the fiercest / at the heart of the struggle

ta3

jian1
spire / peak of a pagoda

zhi3

jian1
fingertips

er4

jian1

ban4
mitral valve (physiology)

bi3

jian1
nib / pen point / the tip of a writing brush or pencil

ba2

jian1
top-notch (colloquial) / to push oneself to the front

yan3

jian1
to have good eyes

jian1

ding3
pointed object / cusp / pinnacle / steeple

jian1

ke4
caustic / biting / piquant / acerbic / vitriolic / acrimonious

jian1

feng1
peak / top

zuan1

niu2

jiao3

jian1
lit. to penetrate into a bull's horn (idiom); fig. to waste time on an insoluble or insignificant problem / to bash one's head against a brick wall / a wild goose chase / a blind alley / to split hairs

jian1

zi5
best of its kind / cream of the crop

ding3

jian1
peak / apex / world best / number one / finest (competitors) / top (figures in a certain field)

jian1

tou2
pointed end / tip / (medicine) oxycephaly

jian1

li4
sharp / keen / cutting / shrill / piercing

ding3

jian1

ji2
first class / top / world best

she2

jian1
tip of tongue / apical

bi2

jian1
tip of the nose

jian1

ta3
spire / minaret

jian1

xi4
taper

jian1

sheng1

ti2

ku1
squeal

jian1

cao3

ping2
Jiancaoping district of Taiyuan city 太原市[Tai4 yuan2 shi4], Shanxi

jian1

cao3

ping2

qu1
Jiancaoping district of Taiyuan city 太原市[Tai4 yuan2 shi4], Shanxi

jian1

suan1

ke4

bo2
sharp and unkind (words)

jian1

rui4

hua4
to intensify / to become acute / to come to a head

er4

jian1

ban4

xia2

zhai3
mitral stenosis (physiology)

jian1

rui4
湿
shi1

you2
genital wart / condyloma acuminatum

jian1

ge2

lie4

dao3
Senkaku Islands (Japanese name for Diaoyu Islands), also known as the Pinnacle Islands

jian1

tou2

gui4
Chinese minnow (Phoxinus oxycephalus)

xin1

jian1
bottom tip of the heart / fig. innermost feelings / coll. my darling

da3

jian1
to stop for a snack while traveling

ba2

jian1

r5
erhua variant of 拔尖[ba2 jian1]

san1

jian1

shan1

zhi3

jian3
harringtonine (chemistry)

you2

jian1

wang4
Yau Tsim Mong district of Kowloon, Hong Kong

zhua3

jian1

r5
pig's trotters

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