deng3 =
d + (e)ng3

class / rank / grade / equal to / same as / to wait for / to await / et cetera / and so on / et al. (and other authors) / after / as soon as / once | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Inside of Stonehenge, Don Quixote is praying in front of a Buddhist shrine. He brought a bamboo stick as offer, and he lighted it at the very top. Now he's waiting for the stick to burn down so he can go home. However, the stick is very long: Don Quixote will have to wait for a long time. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

bamboo radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A bamboo stick. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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si4 =
s + Ø4

Buddhist temple / mosque / government office (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a Buddhist shrine. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


Socrates built a Buddhist temple in the space station's bathroom. To protect it from being destroyed while floating around in zero gravity, he built a protective frame made out of mud around it. After finishing it he inspects it and thinks "thumbs up", because he is proud of his work. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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, 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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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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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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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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cun4 =
cu + (e)n4

a unit of length / inch / thumb | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Kitty Cat is playing with a petal leaf in the Forbidden City's bathroom. She's keeping it in the air by hitting it with a flute and a crowbar. It's so much fun that she thinks to herself "thumbs up". - 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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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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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, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Stroke order

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 2

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

d

Don Quixote - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
(e)ng3

Inside of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


deng3

yu2
to equal / to be tantamount to (HSK level 5)

deng3

hou4
to wait / to wait for (HSK level 5)

ping2

deng3
equal / equality (HSK level 5)

deng3

dai4
to wait / to wait for (HSK level 5)

xiang1

deng3
equal / equally / equivalent (HSK level 6)

deng3

ji2
grade / rank / status (HSK level 6)

jia3

deng3
grade A / first-class

tou2

deng3
first class / prime / main

tong2

deng3
equal to / having the same social class or status

te4

deng3
special grade / top quality

er4

deng3
second class / second-rate

gao1

deng3
higher / high level / advanced

deng3

jia4
equal / equal in value / equivalent

deng3

zhi2
of equal value

yi1

deng3
first class / grade A

deng3

tong2
to equate / equal to

he2

deng3
what kind? / how, what / somewhat

gao1

ren2

yi1

deng3
a cut above others / superior

ci4

deng3
second class / second rate

dui4

deng3
equal status / equal treatment / parity (under the law) / equity / reciprocity

shang4

deng3

bing1
private first class (army rank)

deng3

dao4
to wait until / by the time when (sth is ready etc)

deng3

fen1
division into equal parts / equipartition

gao1

deng3

jiao4

yu4
higher education

jun1

deng3
equal / impartial / fair

you1

deng3
first-rate / of the highest order / high-class / excellent / superior

jiu3

deng3
to wait for a long time

deng3

hao4
(math.) equals sign =

chu1

deng3
elementary (i.e. easy)

chu1

deng3

jiao4

yu4
primary education / junior school education

ping2

deng3

hu4

li4
mutual benefit / to share profits equitably

tou2

deng3

cang1
1st class cabin

bu4

deng3
unequal / varied

deng3

deng3
etcetera / and so on ... / wait a minute! / hold on!

nan2

nu:3

ping2

deng3
equality of the sexes

yi1

deng3

jiang3
first prize

shang4

deng3
highest quality / top-notch

zhong1

deng3
medium

deng3

li2

zi3

ti3
plasma (physics)

deng3

shi4
an equality / an equation

Example sentences for

 
there is - this - good - situation
What luck!
 
Kids - here - wait shortly - a moment - I - go for a bit - promptly come back
Kids, wait for me here. I will go and return in no time
 
there is - this - kind of - matter
It is like this
 
wait - one - wait
Wait a moment
 
Please - wait a moment - about to - I - forward - go - talk to the king
Please wait a moment. I will go and announce your arrival
 
I - Great Sage the Equal of Heaven - wait - you
I, Great Sage the Equal of Heaven, will be waiting for you
 
wait until - start - heavenly peaches - banquet
Wait until the peach banquet starts

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