nian2 =
ni + an2

glutinous / sticky / to stick / to adhere / variant of 黏[nian2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhan1 =
zh + an1

to glue / to stick / to paste | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

George Washington (zh) copied a lot of posters with yellow umbrellas (占) and is pasting (粘) them all over the exterior wall of the Anchor Inn (an1). As glue he uses a self-made paste (粘) made from a bag of rice (米) and water. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 8 months ago | add a painting



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zhan1 =
zh + an1

to observe / to divine | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhan4 =
zh + an4

to take possession of / to occupy / to take up | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: yellow umbrella. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


George Washington takes position of Anchor Inn's bathroom. He uses a pennant stuck into a mandarin to mark his territory, and stands there proudly with a yellow umbrella. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

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

It's a pennant. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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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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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kou3 =
k + ou3

mouth / classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc) / classifier for bites or mouthfuls | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

口 shall be represented by a mandarin. Karl Marx (k-) is watching a mouth-watering mandarin in the Louvre (-ou3). - 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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mi3 =
mi + Ø3

surname Mi | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mi3 =
mi + Ø3

rice / CL:粒[li4] / meter (classifier) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a sack of rice.

Marilyn Monroe and the mean crocodile celebrate Christmas with a Christmas tree inside of the space station. Coincidentally they got each other the same present: each of them is giving the other one a sack of rice. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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ba1 =
b + a1

"eight" component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 八[ba1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a crocodile with mean eyes. Beelzebub (b) is fighting with eight crocodiles (丷) in front of Adziogol Lighthouse (a1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


xx5

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


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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, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, 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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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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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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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

ni

Mistress of Upper and Lower Egypt Nefertiti. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
an2

Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
zh

George Washington - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago
an1

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


zhan1

tie1
to stick / to affix / to adhere / to paste (as in "copy and paste") / Taiwan pr. [nian2 tie1] / also written 黏貼|黏贴[nian2 tie1] (HSK level 5)

zhan1

he2
to bind / agglutination

nian2

tu3
clay / loam

nian2

mo2
mucous membrane

nian2

ye4
mucus

nian2

fu4
to adhere

nian2

hu1

hu1
sticky / slimy

nian2

he2

ji4
adhesive / glue

nian2

du4
viscosity

bu4

zhan1

guo1
non-stick pan

nian2

xing4
viscosity / glutinous

nian2

lian2
to adhere / to stick together

zhan1

lian2
adhesion / to adhere / to cohere / to stick

nian2

chou2
thick / viscous / sticky

nian2

jie2
to cohere / to bind

nian2

jiao1

ye4
viscose

nian2

jun1
slime mold (Myxomycetes)

nian2

zhuo2
to stick together / to adhere

zhan1

zhuo2

li4
adhesive force / adherence / coherence

zhan1

zhuo2

xing4
agglutinative (in linguistics, a characteristic of Altaic languages)

nian2

chong2
army worm (e.g. Mythimna separata or Leucania separata etc, major cereal pests)

jiao1

nian2
sticky / viscid / adhesive

jiao1

nian2

ji4
adhesive

mo2

gui3

zhan1
Velcro fastener / touch fastener

nian2

chan2
to stick closely to / cloying

nian2

xing4

li4
viscous forces (in fluid mechanics)

zhan1

mu4
amonang tree (Ixonanthes chinensis)

zhan1

xian2
saliva / slobber / (colloquial) useless talk / drivel

nian2

hua2
slimy (of rotten food) / viscous / stick-slip (in mechanics)

nian2

zhi4
viscous

nian2

zhi4

xing4
viscosity

nian2

pi2

dai4

gu3
to glue skin and bind the bones (idiom); insistent unrelenting conduct

nian2

pi2

zhu4

gu3
to glue skin and bind the bones (idiom); insistent unrelenting conduct

nian2

mi3
sticky rice / short-grain rice / Oryza sativa var. japonica / also written 黏米

nian2

nian2
sticky

nian2

hu5
sticky

you3

nian2

xing4
viscous / glutinous

nian2

ju4
to cohere / to group together as a unit / to agglomerate

nian2

jiao1
viscose

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