lie4 =
li + e4

ardent / intense / fierce / stern / upright / to give one's life for a noble cause / exploits / achievements | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Li Qingzhao (li) wants to start her grill (灬) in the Erechtheion's bathroom (e4) with gasoline. As she ignites the liquid Gabriel (列) jumps in and saves her at the last moment from the fierce (烈) fireball. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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lie4 =
li + e4

to arrange / to line up / row / file / series / column | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: archangel Gabriel, 加百列.

The apocalypse has come, and archangel Gabriel (列) came down from heaven with his list (列) of people who are accepted. In the Erechtheion's bathroom (e4) he tells Li Qingzhao (li) that she's on his list, and he tells the wicked witch (歹) that she's not. The wicked witch freaks out and takes Li Qingzhao as her hostage holding a kitchen knife (刂) to Qingzhao's throat. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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dao1 =
d + ao1

"knife" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 18) / see also 立刀旁[li4 dao1 pang2] / see also 側刀旁|侧刀旁[ce4 dao1 pang2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A kitchen knife. Don Quixote is showing off his special knifes in front of the Taos Pueblo. One is made from a dinosaur bone, and the other is made from a crowbar. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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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,
about 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,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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


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dai3 =
d + ai3

bad / wicked / evil | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A wicked witch. Don Quixote is fighting two foes in the palace: A bat and a witch. Unfortunately, on that morning he brought a flute instead of a lance. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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xi1 =
xi + Ø1

dusk / evening / Taiwan pr. [xi4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a bat. Marie Curie goes out for a space walk in front of the space station in the evening. Suddenly, several space bats appear. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


A man dressed like a bat. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 10 months ago | add a painting



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xx5

component related to fire or, in case of animals, legs | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I will represent this "fire" component by a grill. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

li

Li Qingzhao, writer and poet of the Song Dynasty - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
e4

In the Erechtheion's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


qiang2

lie4
intense / (violently) strong (HSK level 5)

ji1

lie4
intense / acute / fierce (HSK level 5)

re4

lie4
enthusiastic / ardent / warm (HSK level 5)

ju4

lie4
violent / acute / severe / fierce (HSK level 6)

xing4

gao1

cai3

lie4
happy and excited (idiom) / in high spirits / in great delight (HSK level 6)

zhuang4

lie4
brave / heroic (HSK level 6)

meng3

lie4
fierce / violent (criticism etc) (HSK level 6)

lie4

jiu3
strong alcoholic drink

hu1

bi4

lie4
Khubilai Khan (1215-1294), grandson of Genghis Khan 成吉思汗, first Yuan dynasty emperor, reigned 1260-1294

zhen1

lie4
ready to die to preserve one's chastity

bao4

lie4
violent / fierce

lie4

shi4
martyr

chi4

lie4
burning fiercely / flaming / blazing

an1

de2

lie4
Andre (person name)

lie4

yan4
raging flames

huo3

lie4

niao3
flamingo

can3

lie4
bitter / desperate

yu4

yan3

yu4

lie4
ever more critical / problems get more and more intense

lie4

xing4
strong / intense / spirited / virulent

hong1

hong1

lie4

lie4
strong / vigorous / large-scale

lie4

ri4
scorching sun

lie4

ri4
Liege, town in Belgium

ye1

lie4

wan4
Yerevan, capital of Armenia / also written 埃里温[Ai1 li3 wen1]

xian1

lie4
martyr

nong2

lie4
strong (taste, flavor, smell)

lie4

huo3
raging inferno / blaze

gang1

lie4
resolute and upright in character / unyielding / staunch

zhong1

lie4
sacrifice oneself for one's country / martyr

lie4

nu:3
a woman who dies fighting for her honor or follows her husband in death

xian1

lie4
fresh and intense / vivid

huang2

hua1

gang1

qi1

shi2

er4

lie4

shi4
the seventy two martyrs of the Huanghuagang uprising of 23rd April 1911

ku4

lie4
intense / brutal / fierce

gong1

lie4
achievement

jing4

lie4
violent

di4

zhen4

lie4

du4
earthquake intensity (measure of its destructive power)

wei1

lie4
fierce / formidable

zhang1

zi4

lie4
Zhang Zilie (1597-1673), Ming dynasty scholar, author of Zhengzitong 正字通[Zheng4 zi4 tong1]

qiang2

lie4

fan3

dui4
to oppose strongly / violently opposed to

qiang2

lie4

yuan4

wang4
intense desire

la1

na4

lie4
Prince Norodom Ranariddh (1944-), Cambodian politician and son of former King Sihanouk of Cambodia

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