hui3 =
hu + ei3

to destroy / to damage / to ruin / to defame / to slander | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Helga Horse (hu) wants to destroy (毁) a left over steel beam (工) in the Eiffel tower (ei3) and uses a halberd (殳) to pulverize it in a mortar (臼). During this process she does not only destroy the steel beam, but also the halberd. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting


hui3 =
hu + ei3

variant of 毀|毁[hui3] / to destroy by fire / a blaze | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

hui3 =
hu + ei3

variant of 毀|毁[hui3] / to defame / to slander | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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jiu4 =
ji + ou4

mortar | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc (ji) uses a mortar (臼) to process some holy herbs in the Louvre's bathroom (ou4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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gong1 =
gu + (e)ng1

work / worker / skill / profession / trade / craft / labor | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A steel beam (工). In front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1), Gitta Giraffe (gu) is doing some hard work: She's stacking a capacitor (二) on a dinosaur bone (丨) on a capacitor (二). She's not very successful, but then she gets the idea to use steel beams (工) as support. - 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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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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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Stroke order

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appears as component in

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

hu

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
ei3

Inside the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


hui3

mie4
to perish / to ruin / to destroy (HSK level 6)

xiao1

hui3
to destroy (by melting or burning) / to obliterate (HSK level 6)

di3

hui3
to vilify / to slander / vilification / trad. also written 詆毀

di3

hui3
to vilify / to slander / vilification

cui1

hui3
to destroy / to wreck

hui3

sun3
impair, damage

hui3

mie4

xing4
destructive / devastating

dao3

hui3
to destroy / to smash / sabotage

sun3

hui3
to cause damage to / to ruin / to destroy

hui3

shang1
to injure / to damage

si1

hui3
to tear up / to rip up / too shred

fen2

hui3
to burn down / to destroy with fire

fen2

hui3
to burn down / to destroy with fire / trad. also written 焚毀

ji1

hui3
to attack and destroy

hui3

rong2
to disfigure / to spoil the beauty of

shao1

hui3
to burn / to burn down

hui3

yue1
to break a promise / breach of contract

chai1

hui3
to dismantle / to demolish

zhui4

hui3
(of an airplane etc) to fall to the ground and crash

hui3

huai4
to damage / to devastate / to vandalize / damage / destruction

hui3

bang4
slander / libel / to malign / to disparage

hui3

diao4
to destroy

zha4

hui3
to blow up / to destroy with explosives

rong2

hui3
meltdown / (of nuclear fuel) to melt down

hui3

chu2
to destroy

xiang1

hu4

bao3

zheng4

hui3

mie4
Mutual Assured Destruction

za2

hui3
to destroy / to smash

zhuang4

hui3
to smash

hui3

jia1

shu1

nan4
to sacrifice one's wealth to save the state (idiom)

huang2

zhong1

hui3

qi4

wa3

fu3

lei2

ming2
lit. earthern pots make more noise than classical bells / good men are discarded in favor of bombastic ones (idiom)

hui3

lai2

xing4
destructive / crushing (defeat)

ping2

hui3
to level / to raise to the ground / to destroy

beng1

hui3
collapse

Example sentences for

 
that - assist - horse - review - overthrow - (le) - heaven - lord - destroy - imperial - horse - prison
That stable keeper overthrew General Ma and destroyed the stables

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