Chinese mnemonics and annotator

Imjagpul's additions to Matthews

to reside
The monkey comes the house to see if she could reside there. As the dwarf sees her, he drives her with his ukulele back into the pouring rain.


Explanation of characters by Herbert A. Giles

is composed of 宀 mien shelter as radical, with a common phonetic. It originally meant to sojourn, to be present in, and comes by extension to mean allegory, but Eitel is quite wrong in giving it here such an extended meaning as "Which, being metaphorically suggestive of either praise or censure."

Chinese-English (CC-CEDICT)

to reside/to imply/to contain/residence

variant of 寓[yu4]

Chinesisch-Deutsch (HanDeDict)

Chinois-Français (CFDICT)

Cantonese slang

Cantonese (transcription)