Memory Phrase (Mnemonic) for 居


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Meaning

residence, to reside, live

Pronunciation

Explanation

Top: buttocks seen from the side , below: old (originally derived from the image of a skull, hence "old"; the idea of a burial mound is also helpful)

Mnemonic

Where the buttocks becomes old, he has his residence.

Radicals

residence
buttocks in side view(This radical has the meaning: corpse . But because of its use in tail 尾 or urine 尿 or flatulence 屁, it is generally considered to mean 'buttocks'.)
ancient, old, former(Originally derived from the picture of a skull, hence "old". But the idea of a burial mound is also helpful.)

Vocabulary

居民 jū mín resident; inhabitant
居住 jū zhù to reside; to dwell; to live in a place; resident in
邻居 lín jū neighbor; next door

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