We have seen the character 目, eye, which consists of other characters that mean, for example see 看 or eyebrow 眉, see articles here. Today we note a mnemonic trick to remember the character 泪, lei.
The water 氵 associated with the eye 目, we can quickly find the meaning … Crying
NB: 氵is water. This is how it is written when water is a radical. Alone or in other situations, it is written 水.