quan2 =
qu + an2

fist / boxing | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Cupid (qu) trains his fist (拳) just inside the Anchor Inn's entrance (an2). He just started though, so he wants to start easy and just hits a baseball glove (手) he hung on the wall. Unfortunately he hung it right over the Inn's off-button (关) so that upon his first hit the lights go out. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 8 months ago | add a painting



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guan1 =
gu + an1

surname Guan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

guan1 =
gu + an1

mountain pass / to close / to shut / to turn off / to concern / to involve | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A mean crocodile is chasing Gitta Giraffe in front of Anchor Inn. It almost caught up, when an angel appears and pushes its off button to save Gitta Giraffe. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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ba1 =
b + a1

"eight" component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 八[ba1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a crocodile with mean eyes. Beelzebub (b) is fighting with eight crocodiles (丷) in front of Adziogol Lighthouse (a1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


xx5

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


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tian1 =
ti + an1

day / sky / heaven | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mother Teresa (ti) programmed a robot (大) to play a flute duet together with her in front of the Anchor Inn (an1). As they play their flutes (一) an angel (天) hears their heavenly tune and descends from heaven to listen to them. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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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,
over 2 years ago


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dai4 =
d + ai4

see 大夫[dai4 fu5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

da4 =
d + a4

big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / older (than) / oldest / eldest / greatly / very much / (dialect) father / father's elder or younger brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The big, huge robot is doing some workout in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. He's lifting a flute, on which Don Quixote and Neanderthal man are hanging. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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丿
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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, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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shou3 =
sh + ou3

hand / (formal) to hold / person engaged in certain types of work / person skilled in certain types of work / personal(ly) / convenient / classifier for skill / CL:雙|双[shuang1],隻|只[zhi1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A baseball glove. Sherlock Holmes wears a baseball glove in the Louvre. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


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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?)

qu

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

an2

Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


tai4

ji2

quan2
shadowboxing or Taiji, T'aichi or T'aichichuan / traditional form of physical exercise or relaxation / a martial art (HSK level 5)

quan2

tou5
fist / clenched fist / CL:個|个[ge4] / competitive (product) (HSK level 6)

quan2

shu4
Chinese boxing / fisticuffs

hua1

quan2
showy boxing of no practical use / see 花拳繡腿|花拳绣腿

quan2

shi1
boxing coach / pugilist master

quan2

ji1
boxing

quan2

jiao3
Chinese boxing / fist and feet / punching and kicking

chi4

shou3

kong1

quan2
empty hand, empty fist (idiom); having nothing to rely on / unarmed and defenseless

hou2

quan2
Hou Quan - "Monkey Fist" - Martial Art

tie3

quan2
Tekken (video game)

quan2

wang2
boxing champion

chang2

quan2
Changquan - Northern Shaolin (北少林) - Longfist - Martial Art

quan2

ji1

shou3
boxer

quan2

fa3
boxing / fighting technique

cai1

quan2
a finger-guessing game / Morra / rock-paper-scissors game

quan2

shou3
boxer

tai2

quan2

dao4
Taekwando (Korean martial art) / Tae Kwon Do

da3

quan2
to do shadowboxing

quan2

da3

jiao3

ti1
lit. to punch and kick (idiom); to beat up / fig. determined to sort out a problem

mo2

quan2

ca1

zhang3
fig. to rub one's fists and wipe one's palms (idiom) / to roll up one's sleeves for battle / eager to get into action or start on a task

wo4

quan2
to make a fist

tai4

quan2
Muay Thai - "Thai fist" - Martial Art

hua2

quan2
finger-guessing game

quan2

tou5

chan3

pin3
competitive product / superior goods / with real punch

quan2

ji1

tai2
boxing ring

quan2

ji1

xuan3

shou3
boxer

quan2

qu1
to curl up / to bend

quan2

bang4
martial arts / lit. fist and staff

quan2

jiao3

xiang1

xiang4
to square off / to exchange blows / to rain blows on sb

ba1

gua4

quan2
baguazhang (a form of Chinese boxing)

quan2

quan2
earnest / sincere

quan2

da3
to punch

bao4

quan2
to cup one fist in the other hand (as a sign of respect)

jie2

quan2

dao4
Jeet Kun Do or Way of the Intercepting Fist, a fusion of eastern and western martial arts led by Bruce Lee 李小龍|李小龙

xing2

yi4

quan2
Xingyiquan (Chinese martial art)

zuo3

you4

gou1

quan2
left hook and right hook (boxing) / the old one-two

luo1

bi4

xuan1

quan2
lit. to push up one's sleeves and bare one's fists / to be eager to get started

e2

mei2

quan2
Emeiquan / O Mei Ch'uan (kungfu style)

hua2

quan2
variant of 划拳[hua2 quan2]

qing2

quan2

he2

zhang3
to clasp hands / to put one's palms together (in obeisance)

Example sentences for

 
Otherwise - just - eat - my, old Sun - this - one - fist
Or else taste my fist

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