ba3 =
b + a3

to hold / to contain / to grasp / to take hold of / handle / particle marking the following noun as a direct object / classifier for objects with handle / classifier for small objects: handful | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A grappling hook. Beelzebub was just enjoying his lollipop in the Adziogol lighthouse. Because he was afraid of his hand being too sticky, he used a toy claw to hold the lollipop. Now he's crying like a baby because somebody used a grappling hook to steal his lollipop right from his hand. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


ba4 =
b + a4

handle | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ba1 =
b + a1

Ba state during Zhou dynasty (in east of modern Sichuan) / abbr. for east Sichuan or Chongqing / surname Ba / abbr. for Palestine or Palestinian / abbr. for Pakistan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ba1 =
b + a1

to long for / to wish / to cling to / to stick to / sth that sticks / close to / next to / spread open / informal abbr. for bus 巴士[ba1 shi4] / bar (unit of pressure) / nominalizing suffix on certain nouns, such as 尾巴[wei3 ba5], tail | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The snake found a sweet and sticky lollipop in front if the Adziogol lighthouse. Just as she is about to lick it, Beelzebub turns it into a large dinosaur bone, laughing at the snake, the lollipop in his hands. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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si4 =
s + Ø4

6th earthly branch: 9-11 a.m., 4th solar month (5th May-5th June), year of the Snake | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A snake. Socrates is terribly afraid of a snake in the space station's bathroom, and he tries to defend himself with a shovel. However the snake already ate a mandarin, and Sokrates is next. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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xx5

hand radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A toy claw. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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

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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

b

Beelzebub - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
a3

In the Adziogol Lighthouse - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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over 3 years ago
a4

In the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


ba3

wo4
to grasp (also fig.) / to seize / to hold / assurance / certainty / sure (of the outcome) (HSK level 5)

ba3

xi4
acrobatics / jugglery / cheap trick / game (HSK level 6)

ba3

shou3
handle / grip / knob (HSK level 6)

ba3

guan1
to guard a pass / to check on sth (HSK level 6)

ba4

zi5
handle

ba3

duo4
to hold the rudder / to hold (to take, to be at) the helm / to steer

tuo1

ba3
mop

yi1

ba3

zhua1
to attempt all tasks at once / to manage every detail regardless of its importance

ba3

shi4
person skilled in a trade / skill

ba3

tou2
labor contractor / gangmaster

ba3

shou3
to guard

sao4

ba3
broom

lao1

yi1

ba3
to profiteer / to gain some underhand advantage

xin1

guan1

shang4

ren4

san1

ba3

huo3
the new boss cracks the whip three times / a new broom sweeps clean / fig. vigorous new policies

ge4

ba3
one or two / a couple of

ba3

chi2
to control / to dominate / to monopolize

ba3

jiu3
to raise one's wine cup

er4

ba3

shou3
deputy leader / the second-in-command

gui3

ba3

xi4
sinister plot / dirty trick / cheap trick

er4

ba3

dao1
inexpert / a botcher

ba3

mai4
to feel the pulse / to take sb's pulse

ba4

r5
a handle

yi1

ba3

shou3
working hand / member of a work team / participant

ba3

bing3
handle

ba3

men2
to stand as a goalkeeper / to keep guard on a gate

huo3

ba3
torch / CL:把[ba3]

che1

ba3
handlebar (bicycle etc) / shaft (rickshaw etc)

ba3

feng1
to keep watch (during a clandestine activity) / to be on the lookout

ba3

ma3

zi3
to pick up a girl / to get a girl

tou2

ji1

dao3

ba3
speculation and profiteering (idiom); buying and selling on speculation

bai4

ba3

zi5
become sworn brothers

she3

de5

yi1

shen1

gua3

,

gan3

ba3

huang2

di4

la1

xia4

ma3
one who does not fear the death of thousand cuts will dare to unhorse the emperor (proverb) / to a fearless person, no fence is high enough

sao4

ba3

xing1
bearer of ill luck / person with the evil eye / comet

da1

ba3

shou3
to help out

da1

ba3

shou3

r5
erhua variant of 搭把手[da1 ba3 shou3]

qiang1

ba4

r5
butt of a gun

huo3

ba3

jie2
Torch Festival

wu2

ba3

wo4
uncertain

mei2

mao5

hu2

zi5

yi1

ba3

zhua1
careless / any-old-how, regardless of the specific task

bing4

ba3
to include

Example sentences for

 
grasp - that - three - thousand - six - hundred - catty - big - ring - sword - bring here
Bring the 3600 half-kilogram ringed sword here
 
come - people - quickly - take - that - seven - thousand - two - hundred - catty - square - heaven - halberd
Come! Quickly take the 7200 half-kilogram halberd here
 
take - him - deceive - fly to the sky - come - strictly - control
We can lure him here and strictly control him
 
quickly - go - take - him - bring - over
Go and bring him here, quickly
 
who - dare - hold - heaven - horse - release - (le)
Who dared to release the heavenly horses?
 
you - have the impertinence to - take - heaven - horse - release - (le)
You have the impertinence to release the heavenly horses
 
take - him - keep - at - heaven - top - as - clever
To keep him in heaven is much more clever

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