Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 每



every, each




At top: lying person as a flat variant of , below: mother (= woman with emphasized, swollen bosom : when breast-feeding)


Persons have mothers: every!


each, every(The same meaning has )
lying person(When this person is made flat, like in this radical, you get the: "lying person". (Further radicals with "person" are: sitting , sitting cross-legged , kneeling ⺈, skilled , bending ,, slumped or husband ))
mother(Shows 'woman' with a longer right stroke and with two dots : that are swollen breasts of a nursing (breast-feeding) woman.)
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每年 měi nián every year; each year; yearly
每天 měi tiān every day; everyday
每次 měi cì every time
每人 měi rén each person; everybody; per person
每逢 měi féng every time; on each occasion; whenever
每谋辄败 měi móu zhé bài to fail at every scheme (idiom)

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