hou2 =
h + ou2

monkey / CL:隻|只[zhi1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Hamlet (h) and a monkey (猴) are watching a huge portrait of the marquis (侯) holding a dachshund (犭) on his lap just inside the Louvre's entrance (ou2). Hamlet recognizes the murderer of his father in him an shakes his fist at him, while the monkey mocks him by making funny faces and sticking out his tongue. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 11 months ago | add a painting



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hou2 =
h + ou2

surname Hou | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

hou2 =
h + ou2

marquis, second of the five orders of ancient Chinese nobility 五等爵位[wu3 deng3 jue2 wei4] / nobleman or high official | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The marquis and Rosa Luxemburg are throwing darts at a curling stone (which resembles the strokes above 失 and is held up by Hamlet) just inside the Louvre's entrance. Since the curling stone is made of granite, there is no chance that one dart will ever stick to it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

"person" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 9) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I will represent this radical by Rosa Luxemburg. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Robinson Crusoe and Rosa Luxemburg are pulling a new trick just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City. Rosa Luxemburg is balancing on Robinson Crusoe, while balancing a banana on a dinosaur bone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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丿
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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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丿
+
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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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shi3 =
sh + Ø3

arrow / dart / straight / to vow / to swear / old variant of 屎[shi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes and the robot are playing darts in the space station. Sherlock Holmes is a sore loser and thus programmed the robot to throw keys instead of real darts. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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𠂉
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𠂉
xx5

Character component without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 𠂉

This one looks like a key. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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𠂉
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dai4 =
d + ai4

see 大夫[dai4 fu5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

da4 =
d + a4

big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / older (than) / oldest / eldest / greatly / very much / (dialect) father / father's elder or younger brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The big, huge robot is doing some workout in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. He's lifting a flute, on which Don Quixote and Neanderthal man are hanging. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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丿
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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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丿
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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, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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quan3 =
qu + an3

dog, same as 犬 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Cupid takes his dachshund out for a walk to the Anchor Inn, where he has a drink with his dachshund. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting


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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?)

h

Hamlet - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ou2

Just inside the Louvre's entrance - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


hou2

zi5
monkey / CL:隻|只[zhi1] (HSK level 4)

shua3

hou2
to get a monkey to perform tricks / to put on a monkey show / to make fun of sb / to tease

mi2

hou2
macaque

hou2

quan2
Hou Quan - "Monkey Fist" - Martial Art

hou2

xi4
monkey show

mi2

hou2

tao2
kiwi fruit / Chinese gooseberry

hou2

wang2
Sun Wukong, the Monkey King, character with supernatural powers in the novel Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记[Xi1 you2 Ji4]

yuan2

hou2
apes and monkeys

hou2

nian2
Year of the Monkey (e.g. 2004)

hou2

r5
monkey

hou2

er2
little devil

hou2

hai2

zi5
little devil

hou2

nian2

ma3

yue4
long time off / time that will never come

hou2

ji2
impatient / to be in a rush (to do sth) / anxious / fretful / agitated

hou2

dou4

bing4

du2
monkey pox virus

hou2

pi2

jin1
(coll.) rubber band

hou2

tou2

gu1
Hericium erinaceus

hou2

mian4

bao1
see 猴麵包樹|猴面包树[hou2 mian4 bao1 shu4]

hou2

mian4

bao1

shu4
boabab tree / monkey-bread tree / Adansonia digitata (botany)

shen1

hou2
Year 9, year of the Monkey (e.g. 2004)

qun2

hou2

hou2

zu2
Qauqaut, one of the indigenous peoples of Taiwan

seng1

mao4

hou2
capuchin monkey / genus Cebidae

jin1

si1

hou2
golden snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana)

heng2

he2

hou2
rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) / rhesus monkey / lit. river Ganges monkey of north India

sha1

ji1

jing3

hou2
lit. killing the chicken to warn the monkey (idiom); to punish an individual as an example to others / pour encourager les autres

sha1

ji1

xia4

hou2
lit. killing the chicken to scare the monkey (idiom); to punish an individual as an example to others / pour encourager les autres

sha1

ji1

gei3

hou2

kan4
lit. to kill a chicken in front of a monkey; fig. to make an example of sb (by punishment) to frighten others

sha1

ji1

jing3

hou2
lit. killing the chicken to warn the monkey (idiom); to punish an individual as an example to others / pour encourager les autres

mu4

hou2

er2

guan4
lit. a monkey wearing a hat (idiom) / fig. worthless person in imposing attire

xiong2

hou2
Assamese macaque

hu2

hou2
lemur

hou2

r5

jing1
(dialect) shrewd / clever

hou2

zi5

tou1

tao2
"monkey steals the peach" (martial arts), distracting an opponent with one hand and seizing his testicles with the other / (coll.) grabbing sb by the balls

Example sentences for

 
Outside - there is - one - devil monkey - burst - palace - come
There is a devil monkey outside bursting into the palace
 
your majesty - today - there is - devil - monkey - Sun Wukong
Your Majesty, today there was the monkey devil Sun Wukong
 
pull out - my - control - sea - treasure. - This - monkey - spirit - method - really big
He pulled out my sea-controlling treasure. This monkey spirit is really powerful
 
devil - monkey - what - history - dare - in this way - cause troubles
What history does this devil monkey have that he dares to cause so much trouble?
 
That - devil - monkey - well - born - achieve - obtain
That devil monkey is well born and has achieved a lot
 
He - is - five - hundred years - before - achieve the Dao - monkey - spirit
Five hundred years ago this monkey spirit achieved the Dao
 
general Na Lu Tian - forward - go - subdue - devil - monkey
General Na Lu Tian, go forward and force the monkey devil to capitulate

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