pi1 =
pi + Ø1

to drape over one's shoulders / to open / to unroll / to split open / to spread out | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Pocahontas (pi) got a new cape (披), and she's wearing it for the first time in front of the space station (Ø1). The cape is made of a cow's hide (皮) and Pocahontas spreads it out (披) using two toy claws (扌). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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xx5

hand radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A toy claw. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 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,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


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pi2 =
pi + Ø2

surname Pi | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

pi2 =
pi + Ø2

leather / skin / fur / CL:張|张[zhang1] / pico- (one trillionth) / naughty | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a cow's hide. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


Just inside the entrance of the space station Pocahontas destroys her cow's hide with a sickle because she decided to go vegan. Instead of leather she'll wear a banana peel as coat, boxing gloves as shoes and a big dinosaur bone as long hat. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


New mnemonic symbol, since I also use the cow's hide for 革: leather shoes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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丿
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xx5

character component | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A sickle - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 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 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
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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 3 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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丿
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you4 =
y + ou4

(once) again / also / both... and... / and yet / (used for emphasis) anyway | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

And once again (又), Maud Younger (y-) is preparing for battle. She's donning her boxing glove in the Louvre's bathroom (-ou4), puts on a beak (㇇) and plans go give her opponent the finger (㇏). - 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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xx5

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

This one looks like a beak. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


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xx5

character component without inherent meaning / see 捺 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

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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?)

pi

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Ø1

"Ø1" is happening in front of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


pi1

feng1
cloak / cape

pi1

jian1
cape / shawl / (of long hair) to trail over one's shoulders

pi1

gua4
to put on a suit of armor / to put on dress / to wear

pi1

lu4
to reveal / to publish / to make public / to announce

suo3

xiang4

pi1

mi3
to sweep everything before one / to be invincible (idiom)

pi1

sa4
pizza (loanword)

pi1

hong2
to drape sb in red silk as a sign of honor

pi1

suo3
peso (currency in Latin America) (loanword) / also written 比索[bi3 suo3]

pi1

gan1

li4

dan3
lit. to open one's liver and drip gall (idiom); whole-hearted loyalty

pi1

lan3
to pore over a book / to look and admire

pi1

yue4
to peruse / to browse

pi1

mi3
to be swept by the wind / to be blown about by the wind / to be routed (in battle etc)

pi1

tou2

si4

yue4

tuan2
the Beatles

pi1

tou2

shi4
the Beatles (music band)

pi1

tou2

san4

fa4
with dishevelled hair (idiom) / with one's hair down

pi1

ma2

dai4

xiao4
to wear mourning clothes / to be in mourning / also written 披麻戴孝

pi1

ma2

dai4

xiao4
to wear mourning clothes / to be in mourning / also written 披麻帶孝|披麻带孝

chang1

pi1
variant of 猖披[chang1 pi1]

zhao1

pi1

ye1

pa4

kang1
Chao Phya Phra Klang, 18th century Thai politician and writer

zhao1

pi1

ye1

he2
Chao Phraya River, the main river of Thailand

chang1

pi1
dishevelled / wild / unrestrained

fen1

pi1
scattered / mixed and disorganized

dai4

yue4

pi1

xing1
see 披星戴月[pi1 xing1 dai4 yue4]

shen1

pi1

yu3

mao2
feathered

pi1

chui2
(of clothes, hair etc) to hang down and cover / to flow down

pi1

jin1
shawl

pi1

xing1

dai4

yue4
variant of 披星戴月[pi1 xing1 dai4 yue4]

pi1

xing1

dai4

yue4
to travel or work through night and day / to toil away for long hours

pi1

jia3
to don armor

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