Memory phrase for the Kanji: 树


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Meaning

tree, to plant

Pronunciation

shù

Explanation

Left: tree , right: to reply (Once again to give a skillful answer.) [ shows a hand]

Mnemonic

You need a tree and both hands (this hand and your skillful hand ) to plant that tree.

Radicals

tree
again, handOther radicals with a hand are:
skillful handImage of a hand forearm and pulse . It was originally also the distance of one inch (Length: 1 ts'wun = 3.72 cm) from the hand's palm to the pulse. This also stood for a small amount. In the mnemonic, it is used as "skillful hand".
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Vocabulary

 树种  shù zhǒng  tree species
 树桩  shù zhuāng  tree stump
 树荫  shù yìn  shade of a tree
 树梢  shù shāo  the tip of a tree; treetop
 枣树  zǎo shù  jujube tree; date tree; Zizyphus vulgaris
 梨树  lí shù  pear tree
 洋槐树  yáng huái shù  black locust tree (Robinia pseudoacacia)
 枫香树  fēng xiāng shù  Chinese sweetgum (Liquidambar formosana)
 榆树  yú shù  elm
 榆树  yú shù  
 龙树菩萨  Lóng shù Pú sà  Nagarjuna (Nagarjuna Bodhisattva)
 龙树菩萨  Lóng shù Pú sà  


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