se4 =
s + e4

a type of standing harp, smaller than konghou 箜篌, with 5-25 strings | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Socrates (s) is playing a small standing harp (瑟) to charm Khubilai Khan (必) in the Erechtheion's bathroom (e4). He even put on a jewel necklace (玨) to be more charming. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 24 days ago | add a painting



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+
bi4 =
bi + Ø4

certainly / must / will / necessarily | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: 忽必烈 [Hū​bì​liè​], Khubilai Khan - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting


Certainly Khubilai Khan has to keep face, but he cannot hold it any longer. In the space station's bathroom, He absolutely has to tell Brunhyldr his love for her strong character and offers her his heart. Brunhyldr is a little buhao yisi because all she has to offer in return is a banana. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


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丿
+
xin1 =
xi + (e)n1

heart / mind / intention / center / core / CL:顆|颗[ke1],個|个[ge4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie (xi) uses a shovel (乚) to dig a hole in front of the Forbidden City ((e)n1). She wants to bury her heart (心). To the side are three petal leaves (丶)e, with which she wants to cover it afterwards. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting



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+
ya4 =
y + a4

component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 毫[hao2] / archaic variant of 乙[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a shovel (乚). Remember it by imagining Maud Younger (y) shovelling a grave in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom (a4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


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jue2 =
ju + e2

gems mounted together | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: jewel necklace.

Zeus (ju) and Martin Luther King (王) are sharing one big jewel necklace (玨) which they wear as a sign for their love just inside the Erechtheion's entrance (e2). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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wang2 =
w + ang2

surname Wang | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wang2 =
w + ang2

king or monarch / best or strongest of its type / grand / great | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In other characters, this characters will be represented by Martin Luther King. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: Martin Luther King.

Willy Walrus (wu-) is stuck in a heap of dirt (土) just inside the entrance of the Songgwangsa (-ang2). Martin Luther King (王) helps him to get out by holding him a flute (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

wang4 =
w + ang4

to rule / to reign over | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


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tu3 =
tu + Ø3

Tu (ethnic group) / surname Tu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

tu3 =
tu + Ø3

earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Tommy Turtle (tu) wants to fix a cross (十) on a flute (一) in the space station (Ø3). It's hard to do it in outer space, so he uses some dust and clay (土) to fix the two things together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


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+
shi2 =
sh + Ø2

ten / 10 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes (sh-) is investigating a very strange thing, which just arrived at the entrance of the space station (-2): A big pyramid made of ten (十) crosses (十), which are in turn made out of flutes (一) and dinosaur bones (丨). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago


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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, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 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 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


=

+
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 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

Stroke order

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

is not part of the HSK.

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

s

Socrates. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
e4

In the Erechtheion's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago

Words with


lu2

se4
loser (loanword)

mei2

se4
Moses (Catholic translation) / also 摩西 (Protestant translation)

a1

se4
Arthur (name)

ya4

se4
Arthur (name)

se4

suo1
to curl up shivering (from cold) / timid and trembling (in fear) / to shrink / to cower

kai3

se4

lin2
Catherine (name) / Katherine

ya4

se4

wang2
King Arthur

lu2

se4

fu2
Rutherford (Earnest, an early nuclear physicist from New Zealand)

mai4

ke4

a1

se4
General Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964), US commander in Pacific during WW2, sacked in 1951 by President Truman for exceeding orders during the Korean war

yue1

se4

fu1
Joseph (name)

sheng4

yue1

se4

fu1
Saint Joseph

xiao1

se4
to rustle in the air / to rustle / to sough / bleak / desolate / chilly

se4

se4
trembling / rustling

yue1

se4
Joseph (name)

sheng4

kai3

se4

lin2
Saint Catherine

qin2

se4
qin and se, two string instruments that play in perfect harmony / marital harmony

qin2

se4

bu4

tiao2
out of tune / marital discord, cf qin and se 琴瑟, two string instruments as symbol of marital harmony

qin2

se4

he2

ming2
in perfect harmony / in sync / lit. qin and se sing in harmony

ya4

se4

shi4
ASICS (Japanese footwear brand)

tai4

se4

qiang1
Taser (electroshock weapon)

se4

se4

fa1

dou3
to shiver with cold

wa3

de2

se4
Vadsø (city in Finnmark, Norway)

tai4

se4
Taser (electroshock weapon)

li3

yue1

se4
Joseph Needham (1900-1995), British biochemist and author of Science and Civilization in China

yue1

se4

fu1

·

si1

da4

lin2
Joseph Stalin (1879-1953), Soviet dictator

si1

mi4

yue1

se4
Joseph Smith, Jr. (1805-1844), founder of the Latter Day Saint movement

dou3

se4
to quiver / to shiver / to tremble

ye4

se4
Jesse (name)

de4

se5
to be cocky

dao4

ge2

la1

si1

·

mai4

ke4

a1

se4
General Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964), US commander in Pacific during WW2, sacked in 1951 by President Truman for exceeding orders during the Korean war

a1

se4

xian4
Arthur County, Nebraska

a1

se4

zhen4
Arthur's Town, Cat Island

xi1

er3

fu2

se4

mu3
Hilversum, city in Netherlands

an1

ni2

·

hai3

se4

wei1
Anne Hathaway (1982-), American actress

tai4

se4

er3

dao3
Texel island, Netherlands

an1

·

hai3

se4

wei1
see 安妮・海瑟薇[An1 ni2 · Hai3 se4 wei1]

shang4

ai4

se4

er3
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