chen1 =
ch + (e)n1

see 黑沉沉[hei1 chen1 chen1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

chen2 =
ch + (e)n2

to submerge / to immerse / to sink / to keep down / to lower / to drop / deep / profound / heavy | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Charlie Chaplin is experimenting with superfluous liquid helium and a bottle of water just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City. He lets the water flow into the liquid helium, and because the water is frozen instantly, it sinks and submerges. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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rong3 =
ru + (e)ng3

extraneous / redundant / superfluous / busy schedule | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Rachel Rhinoceros is looking at some liquid helium, stored in a cooking top on a table inside of Stonehenge. Because it's superfluous, it creeps along the cooking top and flows out of it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


rong3 =
ru + (e)ng3

variant of 冗[rong3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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mi4 =
mi + Ø4

"cover" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 14), occurring in 军, 写, 冠 etc / see also 禿寶蓋|秃宝盖[tu1 bao3 gai4] / see also 平寶蓋|平宝盖[ping2 bao3 gai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

冖 shall be represented by a cooking top. Marilyn Monroe (mi-) wants to use the bathroom in the space station (-4), but the door is broken! She tries to cover herself with a cooking top (symbol for 冖). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 2 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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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shui3 =
shu + ei3

"water" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 85), occurring in 没, 法, 流 etc / see also 三點水|三点水[san1 dian3 shui3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A bottle of water. Sheldon Shrimp (shu-) enjoys a bottle of water (氵) inside the Eiffel tower (-ei3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

ch

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
(e)n1

In front of the Forbidden City - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
(e)n2

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


chen2

mo4
taciturn / uncommunicative / silent (HSK level 5)

chen2

men4
oppressive (of weather) / heavy / depressed / not happy / (of sound) dull / muffled (HSK level 6)

chen2

si1
to contemplate / to ponder / contemplation / meditation (HSK level 6)

chen2

zhuo2
steady / calm and collected / not nervous (HSK level 6)

shen1

chen2
deep / profound / (of a person) reserved / undemonstrative / (of a voice, sound etc) deep / low-pitched (HSK level 6)

chen2

zhong4
heavy / hard / serious / critical (HSK level 6)

chen2

dian4
to settle / to precipitate (solid sediment out of a solution) (HSK level 6)

chen2

mo4
to sink

chen2

chen2
deeply / heavily

chen2

ni4
to indulge in / to wallow / absorbed in / deeply engrossed / addicted

chen2

mian3
deeply immersed / fig. wallowing in / deeply engrossed in

po4

fu3

chen2

zhou1
lit. to break the cauldrons and sink the boats (idiom); fig. to cut off one's means of retreat / to burn one's boats

chen2

zui4
to become intoxicated

xia4

chen2
to sink down

chen2

chuan2
shipwreck / sunken boat / sinking ship

chen2

lun2
to sink into (bad connotation)

yin1

chen2
gloomy

chen2

dian4

wu4
precipitate / solid sediment

di1

chen2
overcast / gloomy / downcast / deep and low (of sound) / muffled

si3

qi4

chen2

chen2
dead atmosphere / lifeless / spiritless

hun1

chen2
murky / dazed / befuddled / dizzy

chen2

dian4

dian4
heavy

chen2

ji4
silence / stillness

chen2

mo4

gua3

yan2
habitually silent (idiom) / reticent / uncommunicative

chen2

ji1

yan2
sedimentary rock (geology)

fu2

chen2
ups and downs (of life etc) / to drift along / to sink and emerge

ji1

chen2
to attack and sink (a ship)

chen2

tong4
grief / remorse / deep in sorrow / bitter (anguish) / profound (condolences)

chen2

jing4
peaceful / quiet / calm / gentle

chen2

yin2
to mutter to oneself irresolutely

hei1

chen1

chen1
pitch-black

xue4

chen2
erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)

chen2

yu2

luo4

yan4
lit. fish sink, goose alights (idiom, from Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子); fig. female beauty captivating even the birds and beasts

chen2

mi2
to be engrossed / to be absorbed with / to lose oneself in / to be addicted to

chen2

wen3
steady / calm / unflustered

chen2

jin4
to soak / to permeate / to immerse

chen2

ji1
sediment / deposit / sedimentation (geology)

chen2

zhu4

qi4
to keep cool / to stay calm

hun1

hun1

chen2

chen2
dizzy

xiao1

chen2
depressed / bad mood / low spirit

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