街jie1 = 行xing2 + 鞋xie2
is a cross roads. Memory trick: A CROSSWALK IS A PED XING
What do you have when you have a pair of shoes in a crossroads? a street! The middle part is two 土tu3 but here they represent two pair of shoes. 鞋xie2 means shoes! 革ge2 is a picture of a flayed and splayed leather hide, it’s on the left. Hanging jade most excellent on the right.
街jie1 is a crossroads seen from the sky with a pair of footprints in it!
Like the lion A King of the jUNGle WILD
walking on the left+wild on the right = STROLLING