jia3 =
ji + a3

first of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1] / (used for an unspecified person or thing) / first (in a list, as a party to a contract etc) / letter "A" or roman "I" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / armor plating / shell or carapace / (of the fingers or toes) nail / bladed leather or metal armor (old) / ranking system used in the Imperial examinations (old) / civil administration unit (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: 甲 just looks like a protest placard.

It's the first (甲) time Jeanne of Arc (ji) is protesting against something using a protest placard (甲). Inside of the Adziogol lighthouse (a3), she is protesting against the many dinosaur bones (丨) lying around. She does not only have a protest placard, she also uses a microphone (曰) to deliver raging speeches. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 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, about 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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yue1 =
yu + e1

to speak / to say | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite is selling flutes in front of the Erechtheion. She has a whole box of them, and she's advertising them by using a microphone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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

Stroke order

甲 order c09df67e04de531eebc0e8e79cbefbc4da871e88154acd32b8e41c508e1e7c8a No user submitted stroke order information available yet.

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
a3

In the Adziogol Lighthouse - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


zhi3

jia5
fingernail (HSK level 6)

jia3

deng3
grade A / first-class

jia3

chun2
methyl alcohol / methanol CH3OH / wood alcohol / wood spirit

zhi3

jia5

you2
nail polish

zhuang1

jia3

che1
armored car / CL:輛|辆[liang4]

jia3

zi3
first year of the sixty-year cycle (where each year is numbered with one of the 10 heavenly stems 天干[tian1 gan1] and one of the 12 earthly branches 地支[di4 zhi1]) / the sixty-year cycle

jia3

chong2
beetle

jia3

wan2
methane CH4

jia3

zhuang4

xian4
thyroid gland

jia3

ji2
first rate / top class / excellent

zhi3

jia5

jian3
nail clipper

jia3

kang4
hyperthyroidism / abbr. for 甲狀腺功能亢進|甲状腺功能亢进[jia3 zhuang4 xian4 gong1 neng2 kang4 jin4]

ma3

jia3
corset / sockpuppet (Internet slang) / vest (dialect)

jia3

ji1
methyl group (chemistry)

ben3

jia3

suan1
benzoic acid C6H5COOH

jia3

zhuang4

xian4

su4
thyroid hormone / thyroxine (used to treat underactive thyroid)

jia3

gu3

wen2
oracle script / oracle bone inscriptions (an early form of Chinese script)

zhi3

jia3
toenail

mei3

jia3
manicure and-or pedicure

jia3

suan1
formylic acid (HCOOH) / formic acid / methanoic acid

jia3

fang1
first party (law) / see also 乙方[yi3 fang1]

jia3

zhou4
armor

jia3

ban3
deck (of a boat etc)

kai3

jia3
armor

jia3

quan2
formaldehyde (HCHO)

jia3

ben3
toluene C6H5CH3 / methylbenzene

hua1

jia3
complete sexagenary cycle / a 60 year-old person / passage of time

jia3

gan1
hepatitis A
穿
chuan1

shan1

jia3
pangolin (Manis pentadactylata) / scaly ant-eater

jia3

yu2
turtle / terrapin / Taiwan pr. [jia4 yu2]

jia3

fen1
cresol (chemistry)

jia3

mi2
methyl ether CH3OCH3

zhi3

jia5

gai4
fingernail

jia3

qiao4
carapace / crust / outer shell / also pr. [jia3 ke2]

kui1

jia3
armor / body armor and helmet

zhuang1

jia3
vehicle armor

tie3

jia3
mail plating / armor / armor plating

tie3

jia3

jian4
ironclad / an armor-plated battleship

liu4

jia3
Liuchia township in Tainan county 台南縣|台南县[Tai2 nan2 xian4], Taiwan

jia3

yi3
first two of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1]

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