deng1 =
d + (e)ng1

lamp / light / lantern / CL:盞|盏[zhan3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Don Quixote (d) was going for a walk in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1) with his lantern (灯) when it suddenly catched fire (火). He used a lantern which utilizes hydrogen, and when he accidentally ripped his lantern open at a nail (丁) on the floor, the hydrogen caught fire. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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ding1 =
di + (e)ng1

surname Ding | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ding1 =
di + (e)ng1

fourth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1] / fourth in order / letter "D" or roman "IV" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / butyl / cubes (of food) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Dorothy Gale balances a flute on a crowbar in front of Stonehenge. For this trick, she wins the fourth place in an artists competition and gets a quarter of a pizza as prize. Unfortunately, there is a big nail on the pizza piece. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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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,
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, 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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huo3 =
hu + o3

surname Huo | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

huo3 =
hu + o3

fire / urgent / ammunition / fiery or flaming / internal heat (Chinese medicine) / hot (popular) / classifier for military units (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Helga Horse and Neanderthal Man are starting a fire in Olavinlinna Castle with two large petal leaves. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
+
丿
pie3 =
pi + e3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 4) / see 撇[pie3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 丿

Pocahontas (pi-) is watching a giant banana (丿) inside the Erectheion (-e3). - 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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丿
+
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


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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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

d

Don Quixote - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
(e)ng1

In front of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


deng1

long2
lantern (HSK level 6)

ju4

guang1

deng1
spotlight

tan4

zhao4

deng1
searchlight

xi1

deng1
turn out the lights / lights out

ding3

deng1
top light (on mast, dome etc) / roof lamp

deng1

guan3
fluorescent light

shan3

guang1

deng1
flash bulb (photography)

deng1

hong2

jiu3
绿
lu:4
lanterns red, wine green (idiom); feasting and pleasure-seeking / debauched and corrupt environment

yuan3

guang1

deng1
high beam (headlights)

dian4

deng1

pao4
light bulb / (slang) unwanted third guest

xin4

hao4

deng1
signal light / car indicator

tai2

deng1
desk lamp / table lamp

ri4

guang1

deng1
fluorescent light

deng1

guang1
(stage) lighting / light

huan4

deng1

pian4
slide (photography, presentation software) / filmstrip / transparency

wei3

deng1
tail light (on vehicle)

huan4

deng1
lantern slides

biao1

deng1
beacon light / beacon

lu4

deng1
street lamp / street light

dian4

deng1
electric light / CL:盞|盏[zhan3]

luo4

di4

deng1
floor lamp

kai1
绿
lu:4

deng1
to give the green light / to give the go-ahead

jie2

neng2

deng1
compact fluorescent lamp (CFL)

diao4

deng1
chandelier

hong2
绿
lu:4

deng1
traffic light / traffic signal

deng1

huo3
lights

bai2

chi4

deng1
incandescent light

huan4

deng1

ji1
slide projector / overhead projector

deng1

si1
filament (in a lightbulb)

deng1

jie2
the Lantern Festival (15th of first month of lunar calendar)

ni2

hong2

deng1
neon lamp (loanword)

hong2

deng1
red light

deng1

zhu4
lamppost

deng1

long2

ku4
bloomers / plus fours / knickerbockers

qi4

deng1
gas lamp

deng1

xin1

cao3
rush (botany) / Juncaceae

deng1

ta3
lighthouse / CL:座[zuo4]

deng1

zhao4
cover of lamp / lampshade / glass cover of oil lamp

deng1

pao4
light bulb / see also 電燈泡|电灯泡[dian4 deng1 pao4] / third-wheel or unwanted third party spoiling a couple's date (slang) / CL:個|个[ge4]

zhuan3

xiang4

deng1
vehicle turn indicator light

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