jian3 =
ji + an3

simple / uncomplicated / letter / to choose / to select / bamboo strips used for writing (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc is working out inside of the Anchor Inn. She put up a changing cubicle and on top of it a bamboo stick so that she can practise pull ups. It's very easy for her to do 20 pull ups in a row. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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xx5

bamboo radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

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



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jian1 =
ji + an1

between / among / within a definite time or space / room / section of a room or lateral space between two pairs of pillars / classifier for rooms | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a changing cubicle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


Jeanne of Arc wants to try a new approach of solving earth's energy crisis. In front of Anchor Inn she set up a changing cubicle and invites the sun to try it out. The sun doesn't know that Jeanne installed a trap door inside of the changing cubicle and plans to exploit the sun as quasi inexhaustible energy source once she captured her. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


jian4 =
ji + an4

gap / to separate / to thin out (seedlings) / to sow discontent | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ri4 =
r + Ø4

sun / day / date, day of the month / abbr. for 日本 Japan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The space station has become too close to the sun. In the bathroom, Robinson Crusoe is hiding from the sun with the help of a wooden box full of flutes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - 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,
almost 3 years ago


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men2 =
m + (e)n2

surname Men | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

men2 =
m + (e)n2

gate / door / CL:扇[shan4] / gateway / doorway / CL:個|个[ge4] / opening / valve / switch / way to do something / knack / family / house / (religious) sect / school (of thought) / class / category / phylum or division (taxonomy) / classifier for large guns / classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mahatma Gandhi wants his revenge on the Chinese emperor! Like a spider he sits in the upper left corner of the Forbidden City's entrance, ready to strike with the trap door he installed in the floor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
an3

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

Image by Matthias,
over 1 year ago

Words with


jian3

dan1
simple / not complicated (HSK level 3)

jian3

zhi2
simply / at all / practically (HSK level 5)

jian3

li4
Curriculum Vitae (CV) / résumé (resume) / biographical notes (HSK level 5)

jian3

hua4
to simplify (HSK level 6)

jian3

lou4
simple and crude (HSK level 6)

jian3

yao4
concise / brief (HSK level 6)

jing1

jian3
to simplify / to reduce (HSK level 6)

jian3

ti3

zi4
simplified Chinese character, as opposed to traditional Chinese character 繁體字|繁体字[fan2 ti3 zi4] (HSK level 6)

jian3

jie2
concise / succinct / pithy

jian3

yi4
simple and easy / simplistic / simplicity

jian3

lian4
terse / succinct

jian3

er2

yan2

zhi1
in a nutshell / to put it briefly

jian3

ming2
simple and clear / concise

jian3

shu4
to outline / to summarize / to sketch / summary / brief description / concise narrative / in a nutshell / briefly

jian3

jie4
summary / brief introduction

jian3

dan1

hua4
simplification / to simplify

jian3

yue1
sketchy / concise / abbreviated

jian3

xun4
newsletter / the news in brief / (Tw) SMS message

jian3

shi3
simple history / Brief History (used in modern book titles)

jian3

pu3
simple and unadorned / plain

jian3

duan3
brief / short-duration

jian3

bao4
presentation

jian3

xie3
to write characters in simplified form / to simplify a book

jian3

yan2

zhi1
in simple terms / to put things simply / briefly

jian3

lu:e4
simple / brief

jian3
便
bian4
simple and convenient / handy

jian3

cheng1
abbreviation / short form

yan2

jian3

yi4

gai1
concise and comprehensive (idiom)

jian3

bian1
concise edition / abridged edition / compendium

yin1

lou4

jiu4

jian3
crude but simple methods (idiom); use whatever methods you can / to do things simply and thriftily / It's not pretty but it works.

shu1

jian3
(literary) letter

jian3

zhang1
general regulation / simplified rule

jian3

shi4

fang2

wu4

zhou1

kan1
Jane's defense weekly

jian3

yi4

zha4

dan4

zhuang1

zhi4
improvised explosive device (IED)

jian3

lian4
variant of 簡練|简练[jian3 lian4]

jian3

lu:e4

jian4

gao4
brief outline or overview (of a plan etc)

jian3

yi4

peng2
makeshift shelter / awning

shi2

jian1

jian3

shi3
A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking

jian3

duan3

jie4

shao4
brief introduction

shan1

jian3

ya1

suo1
to simplify and condense (a text) / abridged

Example sentences for

 
That - simply - precisely - can't - compare
There is simply nothing that can be compared to it
 
this - simply - outrageous
This is simply outrageous
 
this - simply - is - rebel - (le)
This simply is a revolution

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