yin3 =
y + (e)n3

secret / hidden / concealed / (prefix) crypto- | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The pope (阝) and Maud Younger (y) both need to go to the bathroom in the Forbidden City ((e)n3) urgently (急), but they both forgot the secret (隐) pass phrase so they cannot open the door. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


yin4 =
y + (e)n4

to lean upon | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ji2 =
ji + Ø2

urgent / pressing / rapid / hurried / worried / to make (sb) anxious | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc just arrived at the space station and although she has to go to the bathroom very urgently, she first has to clear the way of a big fluffy heart using a lawn mower. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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chu2 =
chu + Ø2

to mow or cut grass / hay / straw / fodder | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a lawn mower.

Just inside the space station's entrance the crane and Chantal Chicken are using a lawn mower to shred pig snouts to pieces so that they can pick up and eat the pieces. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

character component without any dedicated meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I think this looks like a crane; to the left is its wing, and to the right its head. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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ji4 =
ji + Ø4

pig snout (Kangxi radical 58) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc wears a fake pig snout in the space station's bathroom and makes grunting and squealing sounds. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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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 4 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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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xx5

"place" radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

When on the left hand side of any character, it's the Pope, but when it's on the right hand side of any character, it's the Imperator. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting


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appears as component in

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

y

Y is for Maud Younger - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
(e)n3

In the Forbidden City - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
(e)n4

In the Forbidden City's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


yin3

man2
to conceal / to hide (a taboo subject) / to cover up the truth (HSK level 6)

yin3

si1
secrets / private business / privacy (HSK level 6)

yin3

huan4
a danger concealed within sth / hidden damage / misfortune not visible from the surface (HSK level 6)

yin3

yue1
vague / faint / indistinct (HSK level 6)

yin3

bi4
to conceal / to hide / covert / under cover (HSK level 6)

yin3

ju1
to live in seclusion

yin3

xing2

yan3

jing4
contact lens / CL:隻|只[zhi1],副[fu4]

yin3

mo4
to vanish gradually / to disappear / to fade out

yin3

jun1

zi5
recluse / hermit / used for homophone 癮君子|瘾君子, opium addict

shi2

yin3

shi2

xian4
appearing and disappearing (idiom) / intermittently visible

ce4

yin3

zhi1

xin1
compassion

yin3

yu4
metaphor

yin3

xing4

mai2

ming2
to conceal one's identity / living incognito

yin3

qing2
sth one wishes to keep secret / ulterior motive / a subject best avoided

gui1

yin3
to go back to one's native place and live in seclusion

yin3

si1

quan2
privacy right

yin3

xing2
invisible

yin3

shi4
hermit

yin3

yin3

yue1

yue1
faint / distant / barely audible

yin3

ni4
to cover up / to hide / to conceal

yin3

hui4
obscurity

yin3
退
tui4
to retire (from society, esp. from politics) / to vanish

yin3

xing4
hidden / crypto- / recessive (gene)

yin3

yu3
secret language / codeword

yin3

hui4
a taboo subject / sth best kept secret

yin3

yin3
faint / indistinct

yin3

han2
to contain in a concealed form / to keep covered up / implicit

nan2

yan2

zhi1

yin3
a hidden trouble hard to mention (idiom) / sth too embarrassing to mention / an embarrassing illness

yin3

mi4
secret / hidden

yin3

cang2
to hide / to conceal / to mask / to lie low / to nestle / to shelter / to harbor (i.e. keep sth hidden) / hidden / implicit / private / covert / recessed (lighting) / a hideout

yin3

ren3
to bear patiently / to endure silently / to forbear

ruo4

yin3

ruo4

xian4
faintly discernible (idiom)

yin3

shen1
to hide oneself / invisible (person or online status)

yin3

xue4
occult blood (in medicine, fecal blood from internal bleeding)

yin3

fu2
to hide / to lie low

yin3

xian4
glimpse (of something hidden)

yin3

zhong1
a secret / sth best not told to anyone / confidential information

yin3

ji2
an unmentionable illness (e.g. venereal disease)

yin3

dun4
to hide (from the world)

gai1

yin3
Cain (name) / Cain (biblical character), a figure of Judeo-Christian-Muslim mythology

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