xiong1 =
xu + (e)ng1

chest / bosom / heart / mind / thorax | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Hermes (xu) noticed Bela Lugosi (匈) is just going out when the full moon (月) is shining at the night sky and suspects that he is a vampire. Therefore, he plots against Bela and one month later, he rams a stake into Bela's chest (胸) in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1). Bela just feels a little chest (胸) pain but nothing more, since Hermes missed his heart. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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xiong1 =
xu + (e)ng1

Hungary / Hungarian / abbr. for 匈牙利[Xiong1 ya2 li4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: Bela Lugosi, a famous Hungarian-American actor, famous for his role as dracula.

Hermes (xu) thinks Dracula is roaming about in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1), so he decides to scare him away, riding atop of an elephant (勹) and wearing a vicious demon mask (凶). Bela Lugosi (匈) is so terrified he almost gets a heart attack. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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xiong1 =
xu + (e)ng1

terrible / fearful | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

xiong1 =
xu + (e)ng1

vicious / fierce / ominous / inauspicious / famine / variant of 兇|凶[xiong1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Hermes tried out an electric demon mask in front of Stonehenge, but now he can't take it off anymore. He already tried to pull at its cable, but it didn't work. Maybe he has more luck using pliers to pull at the mask. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: a vicious demon mask. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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yi4 =
y + Ø4

to regulate / to govern / to control / to mow | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like pliers. Maud Younger is using pliers in the space station's bathroom to regulate and control the water flow of the sink. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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qu1 =
qu + Ø1

receptacle | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: receptacle as in wall plug. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Cupid wants to recharge his phone just in front of the space station, but he can't find a receptacle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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bao1 =
b + ao1

archaic variant of 包[bao1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like an elephant. Beelzebub rides an elephant in front of the Taos Pueblo, turning the soil with a plough. Lots of bananas show up from the earth. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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


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丿
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xx5

A stroke without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A flute and a crowbar are forming a plough. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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


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jue2 =
ju + e2

"vertical stroke with hook" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 6) / see also 豎鉤|竖钩[shu4 gou1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doesn't 亅 look like a crowbar? Zeus (ju-) shows off his mighty crowbars (亅) in the entrance of the Erechtheion (-e2). - 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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yue4 =
yu + e4

moon / month / CL:個|个[ge4],輪|轮[lun2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite is modelling a moon in the bathroom of the Erechtheion. She uses a stapler to staple a lot of capacitors together to form a moon shape, while the real moon watches over her shoulder. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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xx5

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

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Image by Matthias,
about 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, 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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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 5

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

xu

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
(e)ng1

In front of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


xiong1
怀
huai2
one's bosom (the seat of emotions) / breast / broad-minded and open / to think about / to cherish (HSK level 6)

xiong1

tang2
chest (HSK level 6)

xin1

xiong1
breadth of mind

xiong1

zhang1
lapel badge / CL:枚[mei2]

xiong1

zhui1
thoracic vertebra / the twelve thoracic vertebras behind the ribcage of humans and most mammals

xiong1

bu4
chest / bosom

xiong1

pu2
chest

xiong1

gu3
sternum / breastbone

xiong1

yi4
inner feelings / what is deep in one's heart

xiong1

mo2
pleural cavity (part of thorax containing lungs)

xiong1

ji1
pectoral muscles

xiong1

you3

cheng2

zhu2
to plan in advance (idiom) / a card up one's sleeve / forewarned is forearmed

xiong1

kou3
pit of the stomach

chui2

xiong1

dun4

zu2
to beat one's chest and stamp one's feet (idiom)

xiong1

zhao4
brassiere (underwear) / bra

xiong1

zhong1
one's mind

xiong1

mo2

yan2
pleurisy

xiong1

wu2

da4

zhi4
to have no aspirations (idiom) / unambitious

xiong1

wei2
chest measurement / bust

xiong1

qiang1
thoracic cavity

xiong1

qian2
(on the) chest / bosom

qi4

xiong1
pneumothorax (medicine)

ang2

shou3

ting3

xiong1
head high, chest out (idiom); to keep up one's spirits / in fine mettle (of animal)

xiong1

jin1
lapel of jacket / heart / aspiration / vision

xiong1

wu2

cheng2

fu3
open and candid (idiom); not hiding anything / ingenuous

kuo4

xiong1

qi4
chest expander (gymnastic apparatus)

xiong1

qi2
pectoral fin

xiong1

da4

ji1
pectoralis major muscle (across the top of the chest)

xiong1

kuan1
width of chest

xiong1

kuo4
thorax

xiong1

kuo4

qie1

kai1

shu4
thoracotomy (medicine)

xiong1

men1
chest pain / chest distress

xiong1

ye1
thoracic choke (animal harness)

xiong1
怀
huai2

tan3

dang4
open and candid (idiom); not hiding anything / ingenuous / open hearted / unselfish / magnanimous / broad-minded

xiong1

tui1
massage using one's breasts

xiong1

you3

cheng2

fu3
subtle way of thinking (idiom); hard to fathom / deep and shrewd

xiong1

you3

cheng2

lu:e4
the hero has plans already laid (idiom); to have plans ready in advance / forewarned is forearmed

xiong1

zhong1

wu2

shu4
see 心中無數|心中无数[xin1 zhong1 wu2 shu4]

xiong1

you3

cheng2

suan4
the hero has plans already laid (idiom); to have plans ready in advance / forewarned is forearmed

xiong1

cao2
cleavage (hollow between a woman's breasts)

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