Memory Phrase (Mnemonic) for 元


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Meaning

Yuan, Chinese monetary unit, primary, first

Pronunciation

yuán

Explanation

Mnemonic

Shows two 二 legs 儿.

Radicals

legs(Simplified from 兒 with the meaning 'son'. In the explanations used as 'two legs'.)
yuan

Vocabulary

元件 yuán jiàn element; component
元素 yuán sù element; element of a set; chemical element
单元 dān yuán unit; entrance number; staircase (for residential buildings)
元年 yuán nián first year of Emperor's reign
元帅 yuán shuài marshal (in the army)
蔡元培 Cài Yuán péi Cai Yuanpei (1868-1940), liberal educationalist, studied in Germany, President of Beijing University 1917-19, minister of education for Guomindang
开国元勋 kāi guó yuán xūn founding figure (of a country or dynasty); founding father; fig. also used of company or school etc; ounding father; fig. also used of company, school etc

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