san4 =
s + an4

variant of 散[san4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

san3 =
s + an3

scattered / loose / to come loose / to fall apart / leisurely / powdered medicine | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

san4 =
s + an4

to scatter / to break up (a meeting etc) / to disperse / to disseminate / to dispel / (coll.) to sack | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a watering can, because it disperses its water everywhere.

In the Anchor Inn's bathroom (an4), Socrates (s) broke down (散) the moon (月) using a sledgehammer (攵). He is now fetching water for his watering can (散) from the well (井), because he plans to disperse (散) the remaining dust and small pieces of the moon by dispersing (散) water everywhere. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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jing3 =
ji + (e)ng3

Jing, one of the 28 constellations of Chinese astronomy / surname Jing | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

jing3 =
ji + (e)ng3

a well / CL:口[kou3] / neat / orderly | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne d'Arc is digging a well inside Stonehenge. At first she was doing it by hand, but then she hooked up a capacitor to a banana and a dinosaur bone, which dig for her using the electrical energy. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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丿
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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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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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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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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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yue4 =
yu + e4

moon / month / CL:個|个[ge4],輪|轮[lun2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite is modelling a moon in the bathroom of the Erechtheion. She uses a stapler to staple a lot of capacitors together to form a moon shape, while the real moon watches over her shoulder. - 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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xx5

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

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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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+
xx5

rap / tap | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: the epitome of rapping and tapping is a sledgehammer. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year 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 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
+

+
xx5

one of the characters used in kwukyel (phonetic "myeon"), an ancient Korean writing system | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a wind wheel. Well, almost. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 4

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

s

Socrates. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
an4

In Anchor Inn's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
an3

In Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 1 year ago

Words with


san4

bu4
to take a walk / to go for a walk (HSK level 4)

fen1

san4
to scatter / to disperse / to distribute (HSK level 6)

san3

wen2
prose / essay (HSK level 6)

jie3

san4
to dissolve / to disband (HSK level 6)

kuo4

san4
to spread / to proliferate / to diffuse / spread / proliferation / diffusion (HSK level 6)

san4

fa1
to distribute / to emit / to issue (HSK level 6)

san4

bu4
to disseminate (HSK level 6)

yi1

pan2

san3

sha1
lit. like a sheet of loose sand / fig. unable to cooperate (idiom)

san4

luan4
in disorder / messy

da3

san4
to scatter / to break sth up / to beat (an egg)

li2

san4
(of family members) separated from one another / scattered about / dispersed / (math.) discrete

mi2

san4
to dissipate everywhere (of light, sound, gas etc)

piao1

san4
to waft (through the air) / to drift

san3

bing1

you2

yong3
lit. straggling and disbanded soldiers (idiom); fig. disorganized uncoordinated action

san4

da3
mixed martial arts

lan3

san3
inactive / careless / lazy / indolent / negligent

san4

xin1
to drive away cares / to relieve boredom

yan1

xiao1

yun2

san4
to vanish like smoke in thin air / to disappear

san3

she4
scattering

qu1

san4
to disperse / to break up

xiao1

san4
to dissipate

san4

luo4
to disperse / to fall scattered / to sprinkle

shi1

san4
to lose touch with / missing / scattered / separated from

xian2

san3
idle / unused / at leisure

san3

zhuang1
loose goods / goods sold open / draft (of beer, as opposed to bottled)

ji2

san4

di4
distribution center

zou3

san4
to wander off / to stray / to get lost

san3

jia4
to fall apart / exhaustion

song1

san5
to relax / loose / not consolidated / not rigorous

san4

re4

qi4
lit. scatter heat device / cooling panel / heat sink / heat spreader / car radiator / fan (computer)

kui4

san3
defeated / routed

san4

guang1
to diffuse light / see also 散光[san3 guang1]

san3

guang1
astigmatism / see also 散光[san4 guang1]

shu1

san4
to scatter / to disperse / to evacuate / scattered / to relax

san4

hui4
to disperse a meeting / to adjourn / finished

fa1

san4
to disperse / to diverge

bu4

huan1

er2

san4
to part on bad terms / (of a meeting etc) to break up in discord

san3

man4
undisciplined / unorganized

si4

san4
to disperse / to scatter in all directions

he2

kuo4

san4
nuclear proliferation

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