黑(hēi)black

Chinese name: 黑 Pinyin: hēi English name: black Imagery: black smoke going up the chimney History of radical: This radical is called … More

饣(shí)food

Chinese name: 饣 Pinyin: shí English name: food Imagery: holding food with chopsticks History of radical: This radical is called food and … More

鱼(yú)fish

Chinese name: 鱼 Pinyin: yú English name: fish Imagery: a fish History of radical: This radical is called fish. In oracle bones … More

金/钅(jīn)metal

Chinese name: 金/钅 *钅is a common variation of 金 Pinyin: jīn English name: metal Imagery: metal in the earth History of … More

阝(fǔ)terrain

Chinese name: 阝 Pinyin: fǔ English name: terrain Imagery: a mountain ridge History of radical: This radical is called terrain and it is … More

隹(zhuī)little bird

Chinese name: 隹 Pinyin: zhuī English name: little bird Imagery: a baby bird perching next to a cage History of radical: This radical … More

雨(yǔ)rain

Chinese name: 雨 Pinyin: yǔ English name: rain Imagery: rain drops on the roof History of radical: This radical is called rain … More

讠(yán)speech

Chinese name: 讠 Pinyin: yán English name: speech Imagery: a tongue coming out of a mouth History of radical: This radical … More

豸(zhì)beast

Chinese name: 豸 Pinyin: zhì English name: beast Imagery: a mysterious animal History of radical: This radical is called beast. In oracle … More

身(shēn)body

Chinese name: 身 Pinyin: shēn English name: body Imagery: a pregnant woman’s body History of radical: This radical is called body. … More