zhou1 =
zh + ou1

continent / island | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

George Washington travelled to a new continent, founded a new nation, and built a replica of the Louvre which looks exactly like the original one. To celebrate his achievements he planted a red cotton tree in front of the replica Louvre. Every day, he waters it with a bottle of water to commemorate the old continent. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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zhou1 =
zh + ou1

prefecture / state (e.g. of US) / province (old) / administrative division (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: the red cotton tree, as it is the official flower of 广州.

A new river formed spontaneously in front of the Louvre, and George Washington was barely able to climb a red cotton tree. Other animals are happy about this development: a mean crocodile is floating on a petal leaf towards the red cotton tree. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year 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 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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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chuan1 =
chu + an1

abbr. for Sichuan Province 四川[Si4 chuan1] in southwest China | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

chuan1 =
chu + an1

river / creek / plain / an area of level country | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A new river has formed in front of the Anchor Inn, and Chantal Chicken is happy that now she'll be able to float to the pub instead of having to walk to it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 4

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

zh

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago
ou1

In front of the Louvre - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


ya4

zhou1
Asia / abbr. for 亞細亞洲|亚细亚洲[Ya4 xi4 ya4 Zhou1] (HSK level 4)

ou1

zhou1
Europe / abbr. for 歐羅巴洲|欧罗巴洲[Ou1 luo2 ba1 Zhou1] (HSK level 6)

sha1

zhou1
sandbank / sandbar

la1

ding1

mei3

zhou1
Latin America

san1

jiao3

zhou1
delta (geography)

da4

zhou1
continent

po2

luo2

zhou1
Borneo island (of Indonesia, Malaysia and Brunei)

mei3

zhou1

shi1
cougar / mountain lion / puma

nan2

mei3

zhou1
South America

man3

zhou1
Manchuria

mei3

zhou1

bao4
panther

zhou1

ji4

dao3

dan4
intercontinental ballistic missile ICBM
绿
lu:4

zhou1
oasis

mei3

zhou1

hu3
jaguar

zhou1

ji4
intercontinental

nan2

ji2

zhou1
Antarctica

zhong1

mei3

zhou1
Central America

da4

yang2

zhou1
Oceania

bei3

mei3

zhou1
North America

mei3

zhou1
America / abbr. for 亞美利加洲|亚美利加洲[Ya4 mei3 li4 jia1 Zhou1]

ao4

zhou1
Australia / abbr. for 澳大利亞洲|澳大利亚洲[Ao4 da4 li4 ya4 Zhou1]

fei1

zhou1
Africa / abbr. for 阿非利加洲[A1 fei1 li4 jia1 Zhou1]

man3

zhou1

li3
Manzhouli county level city, Mongolian Manzhuur xot, in Hulunbuir 呼倫貝爾|呼伦贝尔[Hu1 lun2 bei4 er3], Inner Mongolia

man3

zhou1

guo2
Manchukuo

yi1

ge4

you1

ling2

zai4

ou1

zhou1

you2

dang4
Ein Gespenst geht um in Europa. / the opening sentence of Marx and Engels' "Communist Manifesto"

zi3

zhou1

xian4
Zishou County in Yulin 榆林[Yu2 lin2], Shaanxi

zi3

zhou1
Zishou County in Yulin 榆林[Yu2 lin2], Shaanxi

yi1

luo4

wa3

di3

san1

jiao3

zhou1
Irrawaddy delta in south Myanmar (Burma)

xi2

juan3

ya4

zhou1
to sweep through Asia

ya4

zhou1

bei1
Asian cup

yi2

zhou1
land of barbarians / name of Taiwan in 3rd century AD

ya4

mei3

li4

jia1

zhou1
America / abbr. to 美洲[Mei3 zhou1]

ya4

xi4

ya4

zhou1
Asia / abbr. to 亞洲|亚洲[Ya4 zhou1]

ya4

zhou1

bei1
Asian cup

wu3

zhou1
five continents / the world

ta3

si1

ma3

ni2

ya4

zhou1
Tasmania

bo2

ao2

ya4

zhou1

lun4

tan2
Bo'ao Forum for Asia (since 2001)

ya4

zhou1

kai1

fa1

yin2

hang2
Asian Development Bank

nan2

shan4

bu4

zhou1
Jambudvipa

zhu1

zhou1
Zhuzhou prefecture level city, on the Xiangjiang river in Hunan

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