dian1 =
di + an1

top (of the head) / apex / to fall forwards / inverted / to jolt | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


=

+
zhen1 =
zh + (e)n1

really / truly / indeed / real / true / genuine | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: A replicator. It generates real and genuine things out of nothing. Looks like a microwave with a cross as antenna. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


George Washington broke his replicator in front of the Forbidden City: the cross on the top is broken. Using his toolbox, George tries his best to fix it. Fortunately he has a genuine, authorized, real replacement cross. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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+
ju4 =
ju + Ø4

tool / device / utensil / equipment / instrument / talent / ability / to possess / to have / to provide / to furnish / to state / classifier for devices, coffins, dead bodies | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The eye of providence broke his flute and his eight ball. Luckily, Zeus has a tool box, and he helps the eye of providence to fix his flute and eight ball in the space station's bathroom. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



=

+

+
mu4 =
mu + Ø4

eye / item / section / list / catalogue / table of contents / order (taxonomy) / goal / name / title | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: the Eye of Providence (目).

Malte Monkey (mu-) is unpacking a wooden box (囗) full of capacitors (二). He's afraid that the Eye of Providence (目) will see him, so he does it secretly in the space station's bathroom (-Ø4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


=
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,
almost 3 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,
almost 3 years ago


=

+

+
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


=
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,
almost 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


=

+
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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
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,
almost 3 years ago


=

+
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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


=

+
ye4 =
y + e4

page / leaf | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mnemonic symbol: a sheet of paper. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


It's just too hot in Greece for the crab, so it wants to return to the ocean. Inside of Erechtheion's bathroom, Maud Younger helps it to do so. The plan is to just flush it down the toilet. The toilet is operated with the help of wind power, but there's no wind today. Maud Younger makes short work, grabs to sheets of paper and waves them towards the wind wheel until it turns really quickly. Finally the crab can return home. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



=

+
xx5

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

This one looks like a wind wheel. Well, almost. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



=

+
bei4 =
b + ei4

surname Bei | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

bei4 =
b + ei4

cowrie / shellfish / currency (archaic) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A crab. In the Eiffel tower's bathroom, Neanderthal man and Beelzebub are fighting a crab with staplers, but because Neanderthal man can't handle a stapler he accidentally staples himself. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



=

+
xx5

Character component without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=

+
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


=
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,
almost 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

Stroke order

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appears as component in

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

di

Dorothy Gale - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 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


dian1

bo3
to shake / to jolt / to bump (HSK level 6)

dian1

dao3
to turn upside down / to reverse / back to front / confused / deranged / crazy (HSK level 6)

dian1

dao3

hei1

bai2
lit. to invert black and white (idiom); to distort the truth deliberately / to misrepresent the facts / to invert right and wrong

bu4

lie4

dian1
Britain / British / Great Britain

dian1

dao3

shi4

fei1
to invert right and wrong

da4

bu4

lie4

dian1
Great Britain

dian1

pei4

liu2

li2
homeless and miserable (idiom); to wander about in a desperate plight / to drift

dian1

lai2

dao3

qu4
to harp on / over and over / merely ring changes on a few terms

dian1

fu4
to topple (i.e. knock over) / to capsize / fig. to overturn (a regime, by plotting or subversion) / to undermine / to subvert

dian1

pu1

bu4

po4
solid / irrefutable / incontrovertible / indisputable / unbreakable

bu4

lie4

dian1

ge1

lun2

bi3

ya4

sheng3
British Columbia, Pacific province of Canada

bu4

lie4

dian1

zhan4

yi4
Battle of Britain (Jul-Oct 1940)

bu4

lie4

dian1

zhu1

dao3
British Isles

shen2

hun2

dian1

dao3
lit. spirit and soul upside down (idiom); infatuated and head over heels in love / fascinated / captivated

dian1

kuang2
demented

pao3

pao3

dian1

dian1
to work hectically / to be on the go / to run around attending to various tasks

ye3

dian1

qie2
deadly nightshade (Atropa belladonna)

yin1

mou2

dian1

fu4

zheng4

fu3

zui4
the crime of conspiracy to overthrow the government

dian1

pei4
destitute / difficulty / hardship / trouble

liu2

li2

dian1

pei4
destitute and homeless (idiom); displaced and without means

le4

dian1

le5

xian4
ecstatic / overjoyed

shan1

dong4

dian1

fu4

guo2

jia1

zui4
crime of conspiring to overthrow the state

dian1

dao3

guo4

lai2
to invert

dian1

r5

mian4
to lose face

dian1

feng1
variant of 巔峰|巅峰[dian1 feng1]

dian1

qie2
deadly nightshade (Atropa belladonna)

dian1

fu4

fen4

zi3
wrecker / saboteur

dian1

fu4

guo2

jia1

zui4
crime of incitement to overthrow the state / abbr. for 煽動顛覆國家政權|煽动颠覆国家政权[shan1 dong4 dian1 fu4 guo2 jia1 zheng4 quan2]

dian1

fu4

zheng4

fu3

zui4
crime of incitement to overthrow the state / abbr. for 煽動顛覆國家政權|煽动颠覆国家政权[shan1 dong4 dian1 fu4 guo2 jia1 zheng4 quan2]

dian1

fu4

zui4
crime of incitement to overthrow the state / abbr. for 煽動顛覆國家政權|煽动颠覆国家政权[shan1 dong4 dian1 fu4 guo2 jia1 zheng4 quan2]

dian1

bo2
to fall down / to fall forward

dian1

lian2
illogical

dian1

dian1
glad and diligent

dian1

luan2

dao3

feng4
to have sexual intercourse

xin1

bu4

lie4

dian1

dao3
New Britain, island of northeast Papua New Guinea

pi4

dian1

pi4

dian1
lit. jolting buttocks / (colloquial intensifier) groveling / eager / compliant / smug

dian1

san1

dao3

si4
confused / disorderly / incoherent

shan1

dong4

dian1

fu4

guo2

jia1

zheng4

quan2
incitement to subvert state power (criminal charge used to gag free speech)

bu4

lie4

dian1

bao3

wei4

zhan4
see 不列顛戰役|不列颠战役[Bu4 lie4 dian1 Zhan4 yi4])

bu4

lie4

dian1

ge1

lun2

bi3

ya4
British Columbia, Pacific province of Canada

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