su1 =
su + Ø1

see 囉囌|啰苏[luo1 su1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

su1 =
su + Ø1

surname Su / abbr. for Soviet Union 蘇維埃|苏维埃 or 蘇聯|苏联 / abbr. for Jiangsu province 江蘇|江苏 / abbr. for Suzhou city 蘇州|苏州 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

su1 =
su + Ø1

Perilla frutescens (Chinese basil or wild red basil) / place name / to revive / used as phonetic in transliteration | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Stephanie Spider (su) set up a new business (办) in front of the space station (Ø1). She is growing wild red basil (苏) on sheets of artificial lawn (艹) which provide just the right nutrients. Because it will take the basil really long to grow, Stephanie just takes a nap. When the basil is big enough she will wake up (苏) and sell it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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ban4 =
b + an4

to do / to manage / to handle / to go about / to run / to set up / to deal with | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Beelzebub wants to start a business (开办) in the Anchor Inn's bathroom. He sets up a vending machine which, upon the push of a power button, sells eight-balls. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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li4 =
li + Ø4

surname Li | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

li4 =
li + Ø4

power / force / strength / ability / strenuously | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a power button.

Li Qingzhao (li) just had a shower in the space station's bathroom (Ø4) and wants to use the hair dryer, but there's no plug, just the bare end of the cable! She uses all her power to build an electricity plug, and for the two pins she uses a plough (㇆) and a banana (丿). Finally she hits a big power button (力) to turn the power on. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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+
丿
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, 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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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,
almost 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, 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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+
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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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cao3 =
c + ao3

grass radical 草字頭兒|草字头儿[cao3 zi4 tou2 r5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Artificial lawn. The King of Chu burns artificial lawn in the Taos Pueblo. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

su

Stephanie Spider - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Ø1

"Ø1" is happening in front of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


su1

xing3
to come to / to awaken / to regain consciousness (HSK level 6)

su1

xing3
to wake up / to regain consciousness (HSK level 6)

su1

yi1

shi4
Suez (canal)

su1

li2

shi4
Zurich, Switzerland

a1

ke4

su1
Aqsu wilayiti or Aksu prefecture in Xinjiang / Aqsu shehiri or Aksu city

su1

ge2

lan2
Scotland

mi4

su1

li3
Missouri

ma3

su1

de2
Massoud (name) / Ahmed Shah Massoud (1953-2001), Tajik Afghan engineer, military man and anti-Taleban leader

ming2

ni2

su1

da2
Minnesota, USA

mi4

su1

li3

zhou1
Missouri

ming2

ni2

su1

da2

zhou1
Minnesota

su1

ge2

la1

di3
Socrates (469-399 BC), Greek philosopher

su1

li3

nan2
Suriname

ti2

la1

mi3

su1
tiramisu (Italian dessert) (loanword)

su1

da2

fen3
baking soda

su1

e2
Soviet Russia

su1

lian2
Soviet Union, 1922-1991 / abbr. for Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) 蘇維埃社會主義共和國聯盟|苏维埃社会主义共和国联盟[Su1 wei2 ai1 She4 hui4 zhu3 yi4 Gong4 he2 guo2 Lian2 meng2]

su1

li2

shi4
variant of 蘇黎世|苏黎世[Su1 li2 shi4]

su1

wa3
Suva, capital of Fiji

a1

su1
Aso volcano in Kyūshū 九州, Japan, a continuously active volcano

su1

mei3

er3
Sumer (Šumer), one of the early civilizations of the Ancient Near East

zi3

su1
beefsteak plant / shiso / Perilla frutescens

su1

da2
soda (loanword)

su1

shan1
Susan (name)

liu2

su1
tassels

su1

wei2

ai1
Soviet (council)

a1

su1

shan1
Aso volcano in Kyūshū 九州, Japan, a continuously active volcano

su1

zhou1
Suzhou prefecture level city in Jiangsu

wu1

su1
Wusu city in Tacheng prefecture 塔城地區|塔城地区[Ta3 cheng2 di4 qu1], Xinjiang

fu4

su1
to recover (health, economic) / to resuscitate / anabiosis

fu4

su1
variant of 復甦|复苏[fu4 su1] / to recover (health, economic) / to resuscitate / anabiosis

su1

er3
Sol (goddess)

su1

fei1
Sophie (name) / Sufi (Muslim mystic)

su1

dan1
Sudan / sultan (ruler of some Muslim states, esp. Ottoman Emperor)

mo2

su1

er3
Mosul (Iraqi city)

jiang1

su1

sheng3
Jiangsu Province (Kiangsu) in southeast China, abbr. 蘇|苏[Su1], capital Nanjing 南京[Nan2 jing1]

su1

dong1

po1
Su Dongpo, another name for Su Shi 蘇軾|苏轼 (1037-1101), northern Song writer and calligrapher

bai2

su1
common perilla

lu1

su1
see 囉嗦|啰嗦[luo1 suo5]

ha1

su1
Hasselblad (camera manufacturer)

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