ban1 =
b + an1

to move (i.e. relocate oneself) / to move (sth relatively heavy or bulky) / to shift / to copy indiscriminately | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Pontius Pilatus (般) has to move in (搬) with Beelzebub (b), but he doesn't want to. Beelzebub has to drag him out of the Anchor Inn (an1) with a toy claw (扌). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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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

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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


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ban1 =
b + an1

sort / kind / class / way / manner | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol from 般雀·比拉多, Pontius Pilatus

In front of Anchor Inn, Beelzebub is waiting for Pontius Pilatus to take him to hell with his yellow submarine. Pontius tries to defend himself with a halberd, but Beelzebub only laughs at him. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


pan2 =
p + an2

see 般樂|般乐[pan2 le4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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shu1 =
shu + Ø1

surname Shu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shu1 =
shu + Ø1

spear | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sheldon Shrimp (shu-) is practising his martial arts skills in front of the space station (-1). He's a specialist in the combined halberd (symbol for 殳) boxing style, and practises smashing tables (几) with his sucker punch (symbol for 又). - 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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ji1 =
ji + Ø1

small table | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne d'Arc (ji-) is sitting at a small table (几) in front of the space station (-1) and having tea. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

ji1 =
ji + Ø1

almost | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ji3 =
ji + Ø3

how much / how many / several / a few | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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, 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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xx5

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

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

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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zhou1 =
zh + ou1

boat | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: 舟 looks like the tower of a yellow submarine!

In front of the Louvre, George Washington stands next to his yellow submarine and asks you: will you swallow the blossom and continue your quiet life? Or will you swallow the red pill and follow him on his adventures in the submarine? - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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dan1 =
d + an1

red / pellet / powder / cinnabar / medicine: pill, tablet, capsule | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Ever since Don Quixote stapled a beret to his head in front of Anchor Inn, he has these weird headaches. To fight them, he swallows lots of painkillers in form of red pills. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

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

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - 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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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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - 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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xx5

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

Two petal leaves form a blossom, so let's represent ⺀ by a beautiful blossom. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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
an1

In front of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


ban1

nong4

shi4

fei1
to incite a quarrel (idiom); to sow discord between people / to tell tales / to make mischief

ban1

yun4
freight / transport / portage / to transport / to carry

ban1

jia1
to move house / removal

ban1

yun4

gong1
a porter

ban1

zou3
to carry

ban1

dong4
to move (sth around) / to move house

ban1

qian1
to move / to relocate / removal

zhao4

ban1
to copy / to imitate

ban1

bing1
to call for reinforcements / to bring in troops

ban1

zhi3
variant of 扳指[ban1 zhi3]

ban1

xuan4

tou5
lit. to move the shoes on the shoe tree (idiom) / fig. to expose shameful secrets (old)

ban1

yong4
to apply mechanically / to copy and use

ban1

shi2

tou5

za2

zi4

ji3

de5

jiao3
to move a stone and stub one's toe / to shoot oneself in the foot (idiom)

ban1

zhuan1

za2

jiao3
to hurt oneself by one's own doing / to boomerang / to shoot oneself in the foot (idiom)

ban1

yi2
to move (house) / to relocate / removals

ban1

suo1
to stir up trouble

ban1

qi3

shi2

tou5

za2

zi4

ji3

de5

jiao3
to crush one's own foot while trying to maneuver a rock (to a cliff edge, to drop on one's enemy) (idiom) / hoisted by one's own petard

ban1

qian1

hu4
relocated household / unit that has moved

ban1

pu4
to arrange (for the dying)

ban1

kou3
to pass on stories (idiom); to sow dissension / to blab / to tell tales

ban1

chu1

qu4
to move out (vacate) / to shift sth out

xing2

li3

ban1

yun4

gong1
baggage handler

ban1

qing3
to request / to call for

ban1

chun2

di4

she2
to pass on stories (idiom); to sow dissension / to blab / to tell tales

ban1

chang3
to move (house) / to relocate / removal

ban1

nong4
to fiddle with / to play and move sth about / to show off (what one can do) / to parade (one's capabilities) / to cause trouble

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