yue4 =
yu + e4

wife's parents and paternal uncles / high mountain / highest peak of a mountain ridge | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite (yu) buried her wife's parents and paternal uncles (岳) in the Erechtheion's bathroom (e4). For each of them she set up a small mound (丘), and her wife's parents got the highest peak of the mountain ridge (岳). It was very hard for her to pile up the mounds because she used a fork (山) to do so. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 10 months ago | add a painting


yue4 =
yu + e4

surname Yue | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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qiu1 =
qi + ou1

surname Qiu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

qiu1 =
qi + ou1

mound / hillock / grave / classifier for fields | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In front of the Louvre, the Queen of Hearts set up a mound for her relatives. She also put a gate in front of it where the two pillars are a banana and a dinosaur bone respectively, and the horizontal beam is a steel beam. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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
+

+
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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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丿
+

+
gong1 =
gu + (e)ng1

work / worker / skill / profession / trade / craft / labor | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A steel beam (工). In front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1), Gitta Giraffe (gu) is doing some hard work: She's stacking a capacitor (二) on a dinosaur bone (丨) on a capacitor (二). She's not very successful, but then she gets the idea to use steel beams (工) as support. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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shan1 =
sh + an1

surname Shan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shan1 =
sh + an1

mountain / hill / anything that resembles a mountain / CL:座[zuo4] / bundled straw in which silkworms spin cocoons / gable | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A mountain has formed over night in front of Anchor Inn. Sherlock Holmes is investigating it with a fork. As soon as he sticks the fork inside, the mountain explodes; it was just a balloon. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting


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HSK level: 6

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

yu

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
e4

In the Erechtheion's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Words with


yue4

fu4
wife's father, father-in-law (HSK level 6)

yue4

mu3
wife's mother, mother-in-law

wu3

yue4
Five Sacred Mountains of the Daoists, namely: Mt Tai 泰山[Tai4 Shan1] in Shandong, Mt Hua 華山|华山[Hua4 Shan1] in Shaanxi, Mt Heng 衡山[Heng2 Shan1] in Hunan, Mt Heng 恆山|恒山[Heng2 Shan1] in Shanxi, Mt Song 嵩山[Song1 Shan1] in Henan

nan2

yue4

qu1
Nanyue district of Hengyang city 衡陽市|衡阳市[Heng2 yang2 shi4], Hunan

shu1

yue4
wife's uncle

zhou1

yi1

yue4
York Chow or Chow Yat-ngok (1947-), Hong Kong doctor and politician, Secretary for Health, Welfare and Food since 2004

an1

yue4
Anyue county in Ziyang 資陽|资阳[Zi1 yang2], Sichuan

an1

yue4

xian4
Anyue county in Ziyang 資陽|资阳[Zi1 yang2], Sichuan

shan1

yue4
mountain / hill / lofty mountain

dai4

yue4

qu1
Daiyue district of Tai'an city 泰安市[Tai4 an1 shi4], Shandong

yue4

zhang4
father-in-law (wife's father)

yue4

jia1
wife's parents' home

yue4

pu3

hu2
Yopurgha nahiyisi (Yopurga county) in Kashgar prefecture 喀什地區|喀什地区[Ka1 shi2 di4 qu1], west Xinjiang

yue4

pu3

hu2

xian4
Yopurgha nahiyisi (Yopurga county) in Kashgar prefecture 喀什地區|喀什地区[Ka1 shi2 di4 qu1], west Xinjiang

yue4

chi2
Yuechi county in Guang'an 廣安|广安[Guang3 an1], Sichuan

yue4

chi2

xian4
Yuechi county in Guang'an 廣安|广安[Guang3 an1], Sichuan

yue4
西
xi1
Yuexi county in Anqing 安慶|安庆[An1 qing4], Anhui

yue4
西
xi1

xian4
Yuexi county in Anqing 安慶|安庆[An1 qing4], Anhui

yue4

yang2
Yueyang prefecture-level city in Hunan

yue4

yang2

di4

qu1
Yueyang prefecture in Hunan

yue4

yang2

shi4
Yueyang prefecture level city in Hunan

yue4

yang2

lou2
Yueyang Tower, famous beauty spot in Yueyang, north Hunan, overlooking Dongting Lake 洞庭湖[Dong4 ting2 Hu2] / one of three famous pagodas in China along with Yellow Crane Tower 黃鶴樓|黄鹤楼[Huang2 he4 Lou2] in Wuhan, Hubei and Tengwang Tower 滕王閣|滕王阁[Teng2 wang2 Ge2] in Nanchang, Jiangxi

yue4

yang2

lou2

qu1
Yueyang Tower district of Yueyang city 岳陽|岳阳[Yue4 yang2], Hunan

yue4

yang2

lou2

ji4
On Yueyang Tower (1045), essay by Song writer Fan Zhongyan 範仲淹|范仲淹

yue4

yang2

xian4
Yueyang county in Yueyang 岳陽|岳阳[Yue4 yang2], Hunan

yue4

fei1
Yue Fei (1103-1142), Song dynasty patriot and general

yue4

lu4

shan1
Mt Yuelu in Changsha 長沙|长沙[Chang2 sha1], famous for scenery, temples and tombs

yue4

tang2
Yuetan district of Xiangtan city 湘潭市[Xiang1 tan2 shi4], Hunan

yue4

tang2

qu1
Yuetan district of Xiangtan city 湘潭市[Xiang1 tan2 shi4], Hunan

yue4

de2

er3

ge1
to yodel

yue4

lu4
Yuelu district of Changsha city 長沙市|长沙市[Chang2 sha1 shi4], Hunan

yue4

lu4

qu1
Yuelu district of Changsha city 長沙市|长沙市[Chang2 sha1 shi4], Hunan

yue4

lu4

shu1

yuan4
Yuelu Academy in Changsha, Hunan, famous ancient academy

zhong1

yue4
Mt Song 嵩山 in Henan, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳[Wu3 yue4]

dong1

yue4
Mt Tai 泰山 in Shandong, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳[Wu3 yue4]

pan1

yue4
Pan Yue (247-300), later known as 潘安[Pan1 An1], famous handsome and elegant writer from the Western Jin dynasty
西
xi1

yue4
Mt Hua 華山|华山 in Shaanxi, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳[Wu3 yue4]

shuo1

yue4

quan2

zhuan4
"The Story of Yue Fei", biography of Song dynasty patriot and general Yue Fei 岳飛|岳飞[Yue4 Fei1]

zhang1

fei1

da3

yue4

fei1
lit. Zhang Fei fights Yue Fei / fig. an impossible combination / an impossible turn of events (idiom)

bei3

yue4
Mt Heng 恆山|恒山[Heng2 Shan1] in Shanxi, one of the Five Sacred Mountains 五嶽|五岳[Wu3 yue4]

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