zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

loyal / devoted / honest | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

George Giant Squid (zhu) plays darts every day in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1). He is very loyal (忠) to his club and even has a darts board (中) tattooed onto his heart (心). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

China / Chinese / surname Zhong | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) OK / all right | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A dart board. George Giant Squid (zhu-) is improvising a dart board (中) in front of Stonehenge (-(e)ng1): He's throwing dinosaur bones (丨) as darts on a big mandarin (口) as dart board. He always hits the mandarin right in the middle, so he's a bit bored. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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

zhong4 =
zhu + (e)ng4

to hit (the mark) / to be hit by / to suffer / to win (a prize, a lottery) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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kou3 =
k + ou3

mouth / classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc) / classifier for bites or mouthfuls | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

口 shall be represented by a mandarin. Karl Marx (k-) is watching a mouth-watering mandarin in the Louvre (-ou3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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


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xin1 =
xi + (e)n1

heart / mind / intention / center / core / CL:顆|颗[ke1],個|个[ge4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie (xi) uses a shovel (乚) to dig a hole in front of the Forbidden City ((e)n1). She wants to bury her heart (心). To the side are three petal leaves (丶)e, with which she wants to cover it afterwards. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting



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ya4 =
y + a4

component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 毫[hao2] / archaic variant of 乙[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a shovel (乚). Remember it by imagining Maud Younger (y) shovelling a grave in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom (a4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

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

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 6

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

zhu

George Giant Squid - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
(e)ng1

In front of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

Words with


zhong1

cheng2
devoted / loyal / fidelity / loyalty (HSK level 6)

zhong1

shi2
faithful (HSK level 6)

zhong1

zhen1

bu4

yu2
unswerving in one's loyalty (idiom); faithful and constant

zhong1

zhen1
loyal and dependable

zhong1

yan2
loyal advice / sincere advice

chi4

dan3

zhong1

xin1
lit. red-bellied devotion (idiom); whole-hearted loyalty / to serve sb with body and soul

zhong1

hou4
honest and considerate

jin4

zhong1
to display utter loyalty / to be loyal to the end

zhong1

xin1

geng3

geng3
loyal and devoted (idiom); faithful and true

zhong1

yi4
loyal and righteous / fealty / loyalty

zhong1

gao4
to give sb a word of advice / advice / counsel / a wise word

xiao4

zhong1
to vow loyalty and devotion to

zhong1

yu2
to be loyal to

zhong1

chen2
faithful official

zhong1

xin1
good faith / devotion / loyalty / dedication

zhong1

xin4
faithful and honest / loyal and sincere

zhong1

yong3
loyal and brave

zhong1

lie4
sacrifice oneself for one's country / martyr

zhao4

zhong1

yao2
Zhao Zhongyao (1902-1998), Chinese pioneer nuclear physicist

wei4

zhong1

xian2
Wei Zhongxian (1568-1627), infamous eunuch politician of late Ming

wu2

zhong1
Wuzhong prefecture level city in Ningxia

huang2

zhong1
Huang Zhong (-220), general of Shu in Romance of the Three Kingdoms, portrayed as an old fighter

wu2

zhong1

shi4
Wuzhong prefecture level city in Ningxia

guo2

li4

xian3

zhong1

yuan4
Korean national memorial cemetery at Dongjak-dong, Seoul

da4

jian1

si4

zhong1
the most treacherous person appears the most guileless (idiom)

xiao4

ti4

zhong1

xin4
Confucian moral injunctions of fidelity / piety to one's parents, respect to one's older brother, loyalty to one's monarch, faith to one's male friends

zhang1

xian4

zhong1
Zhang Xianzhong (1606-1647), leader of a late-Ming peasant revolt

zhang1

zi4

zhong1
Zhang Zizhong (1891-1940), Chinese National Revolutionary Army general during the Second Sino-Japanese War

zhong1

nan2

da4

xue2

xiao4
Chungnam National University, Daejeon, South Korea

zhong1

qing1
Chungcheong Province of Joseon Korea, now divided into North Chungcheong province 忠清北道[Zhong1 qing1 bei3 dao4] and South Chungcheong province 忠清南道[Zhong1 qing1 nan2 dao4] of South Korea

zhong1

qing1

bei3

dao4
North Chungcheong Province, South Korea, capital Cheongju 清州市

zhong1

qing1

nan2

dao4
South Chungcheong Province, South Korea, capital Daejeon 大田[Da4 tian2]

zhong1

qing1

dao4
Chungcheong Province of Joseon Korea, now divided into North Chungcheong province 忠清北道[Zhong1 qing1 bei3 dao4] and South Chungcheong province 忠清南道[Zhong1 qing1 nan2 dao4] of South Korea

zhong1

xian4
Zhong county in Wanzhou suburbs of north Chongqing municipality, formerly in Sichuan

zhong1

yan2

ni4

er3
loyal advice jars on the ears (idiom)

xiao4

zhong1

shi4

ci2
pledge of allegiance

cai4

zhi4

zhong1
Tsai Chih Chung (1948-), famous Taiwanese cartoonist specializing in retelling the Chinese classics

bao1

zhong1
Baozhong or Paochung township in Yunlin county 雲林縣|云林县[Yun2 lin2 xian4], Taiwan

bao1

zhong1

xiang1
Baozhong or Paochung township in Yunlin county 雲林縣|云林县[Yun2 lin2 xian4], Taiwan

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