xiang1 =
xi + ang1

box / trunk / chest | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: suitcase.

Marie Curie (xi) and an ent (相) are carrying a very heavy suitcase (箱) in front of the Angkor Wat (ang1) by shouldering a bamboo stick (⺮) with which they lift the suitcase. - 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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xiang1 =
xi + ang1

surname Xiang | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

xiang1 =
xi + ang1

each other / one another / mutually | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

xiang4 =
xi + ang4

appearance / portrait / picture / government minister / (physics) phase | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I take "eye" and "tree" as resembling an ent, an alive tree. Marie Curie portrays an ent in the Songgwangsa's bathroom. Unfortunately she's really bad at painting, and her portrait resembles more a Christmas tree. The Eye of Providence enters and, just from the shape of the Christmas Tree, instantly recognizes its own portrait. The Eye of Providence asks Marie Curie how much she wants to have for the painting, but Marie Curie just wonders if the Eye of Providence is made from Radium, because it radiates so much. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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mu4 =
mu + Ø4

surname Mu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mu4 =
mu + Ø4

tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Malte Monkey is putting up a Christmas tree in the bathroom of the space station. He puts up a cross, on which he puts eight balls (as Christmas balls). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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ba1 =
b + a1

eight / 8 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: eightball.

Beelzebub (b-) is balancing two eightballs in front of the Adziogol Lighthouse (-a1): One on a banana (丿) and one on a finger (㇏). - 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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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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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, almost 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,
almost 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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mu4 =
mu + Ø4

eye / item / section / list / catalogue / table of contents / order (taxonomy) / goal / name / title | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: the Eye of Providence (目).

Malte Monkey (mu-) is unpacking a wooden box (囗) full of capacitors (二). He's afraid that the Eye of Providence (目) will see him, so he does it secretly in the space station's bathroom (-Ø4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

xi

"xi" is for Marie Curie - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
ang1

In front of the Songgwangsa - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

In front of the Angkor Wat - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Words with


bing1

xiang1
icebox / freezer cabinet / refrigerator / CL:臺|台[tai2],個|个[ge4] (HSK level 3)

xing2

li5

xiang1
suitcase / baggage compartment / overhead bin / (car) trunk / boot (HSK level 3)

you2

xiang1
oil tank

leng3

cang2

xiang1
cooler / ice chest / reefer container

feng1

xiang1
beehive

shui3

zu2

xiang1
aquarium / fish tank

xiang1

gen1
Hakone, city on the east coast of Japan southwest of Tokyo

bao3

xian3

xiang1
safe deposit box / a safe

shui3

xiang1
water tank / radiator (automobile) / cistern / lavabo

bai3

bao3

xiang1
treasure chest

pi2

xiang1
leather suitcase

tou2

piao4

xiang1
ballot box

an4

xiang1
camera bellows / camera obscura

bian4

su4

xiang1
gearbox / transmission

xin4

xiang1
mailbox / CL:個|个[ge4]

che1

xiang1
variant of 車廂|车厢[che1 xiang1]

yin1

xiang1
loudspeaker box / speaker (audio equipment) / resonating chamber of a musical instrument / sound box

dian4

bing1

xiang1
refrigerator / CL:個|个[ge4]

you2

xiang1
mailbox

zhi3

xiang1
carton / cardboard box

piao4

xiang1
ballot box

feng1

xiang1
bellows

kao3

xiang1
oven

la1

ji1

xiang1
rubbish can / garbage can / trash can

xiang1

zi5
suitcase / chest / box / case / trunk / CL:隻|只[zhi1],個|个[ge4]

shou3

ti2

xiang1
suitcase

fan1

xiang1

dao3

gui4
to overturn trunks and boxes / to make a thorough search (idiom)

ji2

zhuang1

xiang1
container (for shipping)

gong1

ju4

xiang1
toolbox

ti2

xiang1
a suitcase / a traveling-bag

yi4

jian4

xiang1
suggestion box

hou4

bei4

xiang1
trunk / boot (of a car)

ying2

xiang1

lei3

qie4
to fill boxes and baskets to the brim (with treasures)

xiang1

liang2
box girder (construction)

xiang1

qie4
box / chest

wang3

xiang1
net cage (fish farming)

fei4

wu4

xiang1
ash-bin / litter-bin

fan1

xiang1

dao3

qie4
to overturn trunks and boxes / to make a thorough search (idiom)

pu2

cao3

xiang1
rush basket

yu3

yin1

xin4

xiang1
voice mailbox / voicemail

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