ji4 =
ji + Ø4

to continue / to follow after / to go on with / to succeed / to inherit / then / afterwards | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc (ji) has to watch how a sack of rice (米) falls on the silk worm (纟) in the space station's bathroom (Ø4) and squeezes the silk worm to death. Jeanne, while burying the silk worm with a shovel (乚) under a heap of rice, swears to continue (继) the silk worm's work. She will take over the silk worm's jacket and earthenware bowl (继) and continue (继) its work to build the ultimate cocoon. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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ya4 =
y + a4

component in Chinese characters / archaic variant of 毫[hao2] / archaic variant of 乙[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a shovel (乚). Remember it by imagining Maud Younger (y) shovelling a grave in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom (a4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, about 3 years 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, almost 5 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 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, about 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 4 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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xx5

silk radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A silk worm. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting


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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 4

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

ji

Jeanne d'Arc - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Ø4

"Ø4" is happening in the bathroom of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago

Words with


ji4

xu4
to continue / to proceed with / to go on with (HSK level 4)

ji4

cheng2
to inherit / to carry on / to succeed (HSK level 6)

ji4

wang3

kai1

lai2
to follow the past and herald the future (idiom); part of a historical transition / forming a bridge between earlier and later stages (HSK level 6)

cheng2

ji4
adoption (e.g. of a nephew as a son) / to inherit

zhong1

ji4
to relay / to repeat

qian2

pu1

hou4

ji4
one falls, the next follows (idiom); stepping into the breach to replace fallen comrades / advancing wave upon wave

qian2

fu4

hou4

ji4
to advance dauntlessly in wave upon wave (idiom)

ji4

ren4
succeed sb in a job / successor

ye4

yi3

ji4

ri4
night and day (idiom); continuous strenuous effort

ji4

zi3
stepson

ji4

cheng2

quan2
right of inheritance

zhong1

ji4

zhan4
relay station

hou4

ji4

you3

ren2
to have qualified successors to carry on one's undertaking

zhong1

ji4

qi4
repeater

xiang1

ji4
in succession / following closely

ji4

fu4
stepfather

ji4

shi4
second wife (of a widower)

ji4

er2
then / afterwards

ji4

wei4
to succeed to the throne

ji4

cheng2

ren2
heir / successor

ji4

mu3
stepmother

ji4

dian4

qi4
relay (electronics)

ji4

pei4
second wife (of a widower)

ji4

cheng2

yi1

bo1
to take up sb's mantle / to follow in sb's steps

chu1

ji4
to become adopted as heir

duo1

duan1

zhong1

ji4

qi4
multiport repeater

nu:3

ji4

cheng2

ren2
inheritress

sun1

ji4

hai3
Sun Jihai (1977-), Chinese footballer, played for Manchester City

zhen1

zhong1

ji4
frame relay

hou4

ji4

fa2

ren2
see 後繼無人|后继无人[hou4 ji4 wu2 ren2]

hou4

ji4

wu2

ren2
to have no qualified successors to carry on one's undertaking

xu2

ji4

yu2
Xu Jiyu (1795-1873), Chinese geographer

qi1

ji4

guang1
Qi Jiguang (1528-1588), military leader

fen2

gao1

ji4

gui3
to burn the midnight oil (idiom); to work continuously night and day

ji4

fu4

mu3
step-parents

ji4

ren4

zhe3
successor

ji4

si4
to continue / to continue a family line / posterity / heir

ji4

nu:3
stepdaughter / CL:個|个[ge4],名[ming2]

ji4

zi3

nu:3
stepchildren / adopted children

ji4

hou4
later / afterwards

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