wei4 =
w + ei4

position / location / place / seat / classifier for people (honorific) / classifier for binary bits (e.g. 十六位 16-bit or 2 bytes) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

An armchair. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


Rosa Luxemburg visits Willy Walrus in the Eiffel tower's bathroom. He sits in his place--an armchair--like a king, and Rosa presents him a vase. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

"person" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 9) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I will represent this radical by Rosa Luxemburg. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Robinson Crusoe and Rosa Luxemburg are pulling a new trick just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City. Rosa Luxemburg is balancing on Robinson Crusoe, while balancing a banana on a dinosaur bone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


=
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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


=
丿
+
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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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+
li4 =
li + Ø4

surname Li | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

li4 =
li + Ø4

to stand / to set up / to establish / to lay down / to draw up / at once / immediately | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Li Qing Zhao hides some weed in a vase in the space station's bathroom. To get the weed there, she transports it under her beret. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
xx5

weed | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A crocodile (丷) is smoking some weed (䒑) in a flute (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



=

+
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, over 4 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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+
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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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+
tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


=

+
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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Stroke order

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

w

Willy Walrus - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
ei4

In the bathroom of the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


zuo4

wei4
seat / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

di4

wei4
position / status / place / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

dan1

wei4
a unit / unit (of measure) / work unit (one's workplace) / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

wei4

zhi5
position / place / seat / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

zhi2

wei4
post / office / position (HSK level 6)

wei4

yu2
to be located at / to be situated at / to lie (HSK level 6)

xue2

wei4
academic degree, e.g.: BSc 學士學位|学士学位[xue2 shi4 xue2 wei4], MSc 碩士學位|硕士学位[shuo4 shi4 xue2 wei4], Diploma 學位證書|学位证书[xue2 wei4 zheng4 shu1], PhD 博士學位|博士学位[bo2 shi4 xue2 wei4] (HSK level 6)

bu4

wei4
position / place (HSK level 6)

gang3

wei4
a post / a job (HSK level 6)

fang1

wei4
direction / points of the compass / bearing / position / azimuth (HSK level 6)

zhu1

wei4
(pron) everyone / Ladies and Gentlemen / Sirs (HSK level 6)

wei4

yi2
displacement (vector)

huang2

wei4
the title of Emperor

shuang1

xue2

wei4
dual degree (academic)

tong2

wei4

su4
isotope

kong1

wei4
empty place / room (for sb)

wei4

lie4
to rank

cuan4

wei4
to seize the throne

yue4

wei4
offside (sports)

zhan3

wei4
relative position of exhibition booth / allocated floor space for display stall / allotted exhibit area

shou3

wei4
first place

cang1

wei4
shipping space / cabin berth / cabin seat

wei4

zi5
place / seat

chuang2

wei4
bed (in hospital, hotel, train etc) / berth / bunk

chuan2

wei4
ship's position

quan2

fang1

wei4
all around / omni-directional / complete / holistic / comprehensive

ding4

wei4
position / location / localization

bo2

wei4
berth

ji2

wei4
to succeed to the throne / accession

ge4

wei4
everybody / all (guests, colleagues etc) / all of you

cuo4

wei4
to misplace / displacement (e.g. of broken bones) / out of alignment / faulty contact / erroneous judgment / inversion (medical, e.g. breach delivery)

quan2

wei4
power and position (politics)

yi1

bu4

dao4

wei4
to settle a matter in one go

dun1

wei4
tonnage

tan1

wei4
vendor's booth

rang4

wei4
to abdicate / to yield

shui3

wei4
water level

jia4

wei4
price level

dao4

wei4
to get to the intended location / to be in place / to be in position / precise / well (done)

fu4

wei4
to restore sb or sth to its original position / to regain the throne / to reset (a dislocated joint, an electronic device etc) / reset

Example sentences for

 
many - people - female immortal - your good self - arrive
Many venerable goddesses have arrived
 
shut up - don't tell me - haven't - I - great sage the equal of heaven - 's - seat
Shut up! Don't tell me there's no seat for me, the Great Sage the Equal to Heaven?
 
certainly - haven't - you - 's - seat
Certainly there is no seat for you

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