Glossary and Vocabulary for Exemplary Figures 《法言》

Contents

  1. Frequencies of Lexical Words
  2. Frequencies of all Words
  3. Proper Nouns

Frequencies of Lexical Words

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Example Usage
1 536 yuē to speak / to say
2 168 wèn to ask 或問
3 122 rén person / people / a human being 人而不祭
4 79 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 聖人不加焉
5 69 yán to speak / to say / said 言合稷
6 66 Germany 由其德
7 62 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子在上
8 55 tiān day 無天何生
9 50 dào way / road / path 舜之道皇兮
10 46 shū book 假儒衣書
11 45 zhī to know 事父母自知不足者
12 45 child / son 子之天地與
13 44 qín Shaanxi 庳則秦
14 40 jiàn to see 見父母之存也
15 38 xíng to walk / to move 所以行之一
16 38 天下 tiānxià China 禹受天下不為泰
17 37 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 仲尼之術
18 36 yòng to use / to apply 致帝者之用
19 32 a man / a male adult 夫能存亡形
20 32 shì matter / thing / item 事父母自知不足者
21 30 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 死生盡禮
22 30 wèi to call 事親之謂也
23 29 zài in / at 君子在上
24 28 meaning / sense 明道信義
25 28 zuò to do 有人則作
26 28 can / may / permissible 可不享
27 28 hǎo good 則好始洽也
28 27 zhèng upright / straight 執正
29 26 è evil / vice 小人好己之惡
30 25 使 shǐ to make / to cause 使粒食之民粲也
31 25 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未之有也
32 25 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 淮南說之用
33 24 one 一人也
34 24 easy / simple 否則介鱗易我衣裳
35 24 xué to study / to learn 校學以教之
36 23 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 周之道將兮
37 23 shī teacher 屈國喪師
38 23 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant
39 22 shì a generation 世鮮焉
40 22 不亦 bùyì is that not also? 不亦小乎
41 21 shēn human body / torso 執節沒身
42 21 desire 仲舒欲為而不可得者也
43 21 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 屈國喪師
44 21 even / equal / uniform 有齊乎
45 20 wén to hear 吾聞諸傳
46 20 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 多愛不忍
47 20 shèng divine / holy / sacred / ārya 芒芒聖德
48 20 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可得而久者
49 20 yáo Yao 與堯無子
50 20 zhòng heavy 南正重司天
51 20 míng bright / brilliant 則明而光其下
52 19 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 子之天地與
53 19 past / former times 昔在高
54 19 big / great / huge / large / major
55 18 different / other 聖人事異乎
56 18 tōng to go through / to open 半通之銅
57 18 shí time / a point or period of time 周康之時
58 18 zhèng government / administration 上失其政
59 18 wén writing / text
60 18 néng can / able 夫能存亡形
61 18 孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius 是孔子之徒與
62 18 mín the people / citizen / subjects 斯民也
63 18 Shùn Emperor Shun 其舜乎
64 17 shǐ beginning / start 德有始而無終
65 17 to fly 習治也
66 17 zhà to cheat / to swindle 詐人也
67 17 guāng light 而以延其光兮
68 17 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 觀人者
69 17 nán difficult / arduous / hard 難儷也
70 17 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 治之在道
71 16 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 樂其義
72 16 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 呂不韋其智矣乎
73 16 power / force / strength 力有扛洪鼎
74 16 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能去
75 16 shēng to be born / to give birth 無天何生
76 16 yán color 顏氏之子
77 16 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 德有始而無終
78 16 請問 qǐngwèn may I ask 請問退進
79 15 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 以西山而東並
80 15 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 慷辭免罿
81 15 to die 舜殂落而死
82 15 rén a kernel / a pit 君子于仁也柔
83 15 qún a crowd / a flock / a group 群言之長
84 15 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 其者未辯與
85 15 to think / consider / to ponder 思斁
86 14 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 未得其所以書也
87 14 increase / benefit 壽可益乎
88 14 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 化其可以已矣哉
89 14 wáng to die 若存若亡
90 14 shì to look at / to see 非正不視
91 14 dòng to move / to act 君子動則擬諸事
92 14 lóng dragon 龍堆以西
93 14 hóu marquis / lord 夏侯勝
94 14 mìng life 進進則聞命矣
95 14 method / way 聖人之法
96 14 xīn heart 心矣
97 14 不為 bùwéi to not do 不為名之名
98 14 tīng to listen 非正不聽
99 13 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 是為宗廟之神
100 13 wàng absurd / fantastic / presumptuous 彼妄也
101 13 Shandong 魯城之北
102 13 hàn Han Chinese 漢德其可謂允懷矣
103 13 jìn to enter 與夫進者乎
104 13 xiān first 寧先病而後瘳乎
105 13 shí real / true 實為兵主
106 13 xié demonic / iniquitous / nefarious / evil 非絕德邪
107 13 shàng top / a high position 君子在上
108 13 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 為嚴氏犯韓
109 13 ěr ear
110 13 to take / to get / to fetch 聖人將有取焉
111 12 niǎo bird 鳥夷
112 12 qián hidden / secret / latent 龍之潛亢
113 12 gain / advantage / benefit 使之利其仁
114 12 jīng to go through / to experience 典謨不作經
115 12 zhōng loyalty / devotion 契之謂忠
116 12 day of the month / a certain day 日一日勞
117 12 to stand 黥布皆劍立
118 12 眾人 zhòngrén everyone 眾人重其祿而輕其道
119 12 soil / ground / land 無地何形
120 12 to enter 終入大海
121 12 ancient barbarian tribes 宗夷猾夏
122 12 luàn chaotic / disorderly 習亂也
123 12 a scholar 假儒衣書
124 12 zhuàn to compose / to compile
125 12 xià summer
126 12 chǔ state of Chu 破楚入郢
127 11 sān three 迄始皇三載而咸
128 11 huái bosom / breast 漢德其可謂允懷矣
129 11 zhū vermilion 朱輪駟馬
130 11 zài to carry / to convey / to load / to hold 考載曰功
131 11 zhù to inject / to pour into 宋司馬光集註
132 11 to bend / to stoop / to crouch 鄲聞以德詘人矣
133 11 an ape / monkey 狙詐之家曰
134 11 to bend / to flex 屈國喪師
135 11 zhōng middle 以其弸中而彪外也
136 11 shí food / food and drink 食如蟻
137 11 gāo high / tall 年彌高而德彌邵者
138 11 Emperor Yu 禹受天下不為泰
139 11 qīng light / not heavy 聖人重其道而輕其祿
140 11 preface / introduction 序之不如
141 10 apparatus
142 10 láo to toil 郡勞王師
143 10 jìn nearby 賊仁近鄉原
144 10 xìn to believe / to trust 信死生齊
145 10 jīn gold 金朱煌煌
146 10 shēn to extend 春申益乎
147 10 hán Korea / South Korea 為嚴氏犯韓
148 10 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 無以為也
149 10 yǐn to hide / to conceal 隱者也
150 10 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 始皇方獵六國
151 10 禮樂 lǐlè rites and music 禮樂以容之
152 10 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 事父母自知不足者
153 10 ài to love 多愛不忍
154 10 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 守儒
155 10 cún to exist / to survive 見父母之存也
156 10 huá Chinese 衣如華
157 10 fèng phoenix 鳳之師師
158 10 guǎ few 文麗用寡
159 10 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 寧先病而後瘳乎
160 9 qīng minister / high officer 孫卿非數家之書
161 9 xiào to be filial
162 9 tiger 螭虎桓桓
163 9 chén Chen 陳平之無悟
164 9 háng ship / boat 航不漿
165 9 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 動則成德
166 9 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 魯仲連亻湯而不制
167 9 yuān a gulf / an abyss
168 9 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 不如堯父舜子也
169 9 father 無是父
170 9 xíng appearance 無地何形
171 9 tián field / farmland 田祁連之濫帥
172 9 to go 欲去而恐罹害者也
173 9 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 與見同門而異戶也
174 9 shuǐ water 子未睹禹之行水與
175 9 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 子有含菽縕絮而致滋美其親
176 9 four 用事四帝
177 9 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋天
178 9 xián salty / briny 遠人鹹慕
179 9 qiáng strong / powerful 蠡不強諫而山棲
180 9 zéi thief 牛之賊也
181 9 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler
182 8 wǎng to go (in a direction) 如何直往也
183 8 chén minister / statesman / official
184 8 hóng liberal / great 公孫弘
185 8 yuǎn far / distant
186 8 alone / independent / single / sole 獨無礙乎
187 8 yōng ordinary / normal 庸節
188 8 hún muddy / turbid 渾天
189 8 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 退而退
190 8 to resemble / to similar to to 君子似玉
191 8 賢人 xiánrén a worthy person / xianren 賢人之言近如地
192 8 liù six 始皇方獵六國
193 8 to bestow on / to endow with 七賦之所養
194 8 měi beautiful 父子之美也
195 8 zhù to melt / to cast 世言鑄金
196 8 zhēng to prove / to confirm 兵征四方
197 8 to long for 睎驥之馬
198 8 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 丙大夫之不伐善
199 8 wáng Wang 蠢迪王人
200 8 shǐ history 太史史遷
201 8 lái to come 來貢其珍
202 8 gǎn bold / brave 敢問何謂也
203 8 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人好己之惡
204 8 qīn relatives 事親之謂也
205 8 jīng essence 精而精之
206 8 precious 君子似玉
207 8 xián virtuous / worthy 賢言賢行
208 8 jìng to respect /to honor 人必其自敬也
209 8 gōng public/ common / state-owned 未有漢公之懿也
210 8 yín obscene / licentious / lewd 荒乎淫
211 8 wood / lumber 六國方木
212 8 líng agile / nimble 社稷之靈也
213 8 kǒng opening / small hole / orifice 如孔氏之門用賦也
214 8 jiā house / home / residence 漢家不為也
215 8 顏淵 yányuān Yan Yuan 顏淵
216 8 yōu to worry / to be concerned 確乎不憂其不合也
217 8 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 夏侯勝
218 8 clothes / clothing 假儒衣書
219 8 shēng to ascend / to go up 其升諸廟乎
220 8 shì a gentleman / a knight 噬士猶臘肉也
221 7 zhuó profound / brilliant / lofty 不膠者卓矣
222 7 virtuous / admirable / esteemed 未有漢公之懿也
223 7 shēng sound 頌聲作乎下
224 7 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay
225 7 shě to give 生舍其木侯而謂人木侯
226 7 chuān Sichuan 川有防
227 7 píng flat / level / smooth 陳平之無悟
228 7 to attain / to reach 未達
229 7 \N \N
230 7 shí knowledge / understanding 多聞見而識乎至道者
231 7 諸子 zhūzǐ various sages / the classical schools of thought 子小諸子
232 7 zhēn real / true / genuine 夫欲讎偽者必假真
233 7 chǐ a shame / a sense of shame 恥一物之不知
234 7 shùn to obey 則順而安其上
235 7 zhēn precious thing / treasure / a rarity 來貢其珍
236 7 residence / dwelling 居則欲彰其道
237 7 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 秦伯列為侯衛
238 7 xíng punishment / penalty
239 7 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 大器固不周於小乎
240 7 shàn to be skillful in / to be good at 天下擅秦
241 7 無為 wúwèi to let things take their own course 惟囂囂為能使無為有
242 7 to make an analogy / to use as a simile / to give an example / for example / 譬猶膠柱而調瑟
243 7 西 The West 大夏之西
244 7 táng Tang Dynasty 其在唐
245 7 guì expensive / costly / valuable 貴無敵
246 7 zhòng many / numerous 與眾田之
247 7 several 幾矣哉
248 7 shī to lose 上失其政
249 7 an item 惡得一目而正諸
250 7 wěi false / fake / forged / bogus 人曰偽
251 7 guǒ a result / a consequence 傳書之不果也
252 7 wēi small / tiny 守失其微
253 7 zhèng [state of] Zheng 譬諸琴瑟鄭
254 7 to join / to combine 言合稷
255 7 look at / to gaze at / to observe 子未睹禹之行水與
256 7 zhèn to shake / to shock 楚強鬩震撲
257 7 to prevail 屈人者克
258 7 xiū to decorate / to embellish 故常修德者
259 7 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 要離非義者與
260 7 móu to plan / to scheme 忠言嘉謀
261 7 juǎn to coil / to roll 一卷之書
262 7 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 何以處偽
263 7 martial / military
264 7 end / final stage / latter part 末也
265 7 běi north 北女
266 7 zǎo splendid / magnificent 華藻之力也與
267 7 tāng soup 魯仲連亻湯而不制
268 7 萬物 wànwù all living things 天地裕於萬物乎
269 7 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今稽首來臣
270 7 孟子 Mèng Zǐ Mencius / Mengzi 孟子知言之要
271 7 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 牛玄騂白
272 7 apprentice / disciple 是孔子之徒與
273 7 jiǔ old 不可得而久者
274 7 five 五兩之綸
275 6 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 病者養
276 6 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 文王
277 6 tóng like / same / similar 與見同門而異戶也
278 6 chuán to transmit 吾聞諸傳
279 6 Tu 執袁濤塗
280 6 zàng to bury the dead 使知國如葬
281 6 concerned about / anxious / worried
282 6 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂也
283 6 varied / complex / not simple 何其雜也
284 6 method / plan / policy / scheme 至蠡策種而遁
285 6 五經 Wǔ Jīng Five Classics 何五經之支離
286 6 idea 不屈其意
287 6 to sacrifice to / to worship 孝子有祭乎
288 6 wèi to fear / to dread 畏人也
289 6 明哲 míngzhé sensible / wise / judicious / sagacious 明哲不為也
290 6 yīn flourishing / abundant
291 6 hào vast / large / grand / expansive 灝灝之海
292 6 rich / wealthy 富無倫
293 6 bǎo a jewel / gem / a treasure 寶河山之固
294 6 xióng manly 穿窬之雄乎
295 6 líng mound / hill / mountain 美邵陵
296 6 jiān a traitor 由其小者作奸道
297 6 shòu old age / long life 鵠不亦壽乎
298 6 覿 to see 民可使覿德
299 6 extensive / full 年彌高而德彌邵者
300 6 zhuāng a village
301 6 ěr to be near / to be close / to be recent
302 6 to defend / to resist 灝灝乎其莫之禦也
303 6 shí a rock / a stone 石奮
304 6 clothes / dress / garment 服而讀之
305 6 dislike 思斁
306 6 fēng wind 其流風
307 6 xiāo to be noisy 則吾以聖人為囂囂
308 6 yàn to examine / to test / to check 其不驗乎
309 6 proper / suitable / appropriate 亨不亦宜乎
310 6 abundant / rich / plentiful 天地裕於萬物乎
311 6 huáng royal / imperial 舜之道皇兮
312 6 gōng merit 夏以其功
313 6 shèn cautious 張衛將軍之慎
314 6 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 校學以教之
315 6 法度 fǎdù a law 負秦之法度
316 6 qiú to request 先求
317 6 hòu after / later 後甲一日難
318 6 zhì matter / material / substance 其質玉乎
319 6 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 未信而分疑
320 6 chún pure 被我純繢
321 6 niú an ox / a cow / a bull 牛玄騂白
322 6 xiān fresh / new / delicious 世鮮焉
323 6 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 仲尼曰小器
324 6 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 西北之流也
325 6 zōng school / sect 群行之宗
326 6 black 北正黎司地
327 6 sūn Sun 孫卿非數家之書
328 6 four 肆筆而成書
329 6 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 東方生名過實者
330 6 jué he / she / it 厥術異也
331 6 to reach
332 6 bǎi one hundred 百人矣
333 5 不由 bùyóu can't help 不由其德
334 5 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 南正重司天
335 5 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 莫之能違也
336 5 kǎo to examine / to test 考載曰功
337 5 wēi prestige / majesty 靈場之威
338 5 神明 shénmíng deities / gods 為神明主
339 5 chén to sink / to submerge 沈而樂者
340 5 yáng sheep / goat 周也羊
341 5 hóng a flood 力有扛洪鼎
342 5 warm 貂狐不亦燠乎
343 5 liè inferior / bad 其猶劣諸
344 5 jiāo glue / gum / resin / rubber 譬猶膠柱而調瑟
345 5 gēng to plow / to till 古者之學耕且養
346 5 solitary 天下孤睽
347 5 nián year 年彌高而德彌邵者
348 5 ancient / old / palaeo- 請問古
349 5 to die 卒眼之
350 5 a law / a rule 辟廱以本之
351 5 bīng soldier / troops 兵征四方
352 5 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 老則戒之在得
353 5 死生 sǐshēng life or death / critical (event) 死生盡禮
354 5 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 秦之惠文
355 5 yǔn to grant / to allow / to consent 漢德其可謂允懷矣
356 5 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 執正
357 5 xiān an immortal 人言仙者
358 5 shù to state / to tell / to narrate / to relate 召伯述職
359 5 to arouse / to excite / to incite 羿之激矢
360 5 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 洪範
361 5 可知 kězhī evidently / clearly / no wonder 其和可知也
362 5 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 而侮其德
363 5 zhāo to beckon / to hail 行而招死
364 5 周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou 周公以來
365 5 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 則仲尼之開跡諸侯也
366 5 xìng gender 物以其性
367 5 shǎo few 天其少變乎
368 5 不合 bùhé to not conform to / to be unsuited to / to be out of keeping with 確乎不憂其不合也
369 5 xiōng to b evicious / fierce / terrible / fearful 訁凶々北夷
370 5 Ji 吉人凶其吉
371 5 huò to reap / to harvest 烏獲
372 5 màn long / extended / vast 曼面為姊
373 5 qiáng wall 若立岩牆之下
374 5 shì to attend on 侍君子以博乎
375 5 ròu meat / muscle 原野厭人之肉
376 5 chēng to call / to address 行必有稱也
377 5 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 正諫
378 5 shù numerous / various 其庶矣乎
379 5 jiā to add 莫能加也
380 5 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble 又亨之
381 5 dōng east 東鞮
382 5 kāi to open 則仲尼之開跡諸侯也
383 5 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 父母
384 5 hair 狂接輿之被其發也
385 5 fěi a bandit 匪天也夫
386 5 zhòng middle brother 魯仲連亻湯而不制
387 5 piān chapter / section / essay / article 之篇俄空焉
388 5 jiǎo to correct / to rectify / to redress 義帝初矯
389 5 祿 good fortune 慕夫祿也
390 5 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 成天地之化
391 5 hǎi the sea / a sea / the ocean 水避礙則通于海
392 5 kuàng extensive / wide / broad 瞽曠能默
393 5 shù method / tactics 仲尼之術
394 5 road / path / way 如庸行翳路
395 5 hào bright / luminous 明星皓皓
396 5 不在 bùzài not here 在德不在星
397 5 shī poem / verse
398 5 zhái to pick (fruit, etc) 賢者耳擇口擇
399 5 thing / matter 物以其性
400 5 xīng a star / a planet 星有甘
401 5 a plow 犁牛之鞹與玄騂之鞹有以異乎
402 5 sòng Song dynasty 宋司馬光集註
403 5 qiān to damage / to be defective 閔子騫得其行矣
404 5 bài to defeat / to vanquish 楚敗垓下
405 5 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 良乎
406 5 mào countenance / appearance 見其貌者
407 5 yún cloud 聖人曼雲
408 5 supreme ruler / emperor 致帝者之用
409 5 shào Shao 邵如之何
410 5 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 則順而安其上
411 5 a song 伎曲
412 5 zhé wise / sagacious 俊哲
413 5 子貢 Zǐ Gòng Zi Gong 子貢得其言矣
414 5 yuē approximately 之約也
415 5 inside / interior 綺裡季
416 5 biǎo clock / a wrist watch 輿服以表之
417 5 huāng waste 屬荒絕者
418 5 中國 zhōngguó China 經營中國
419 4 dialect / language / speech 則焉得斯語
420 4 chē a vehicle 車服以彰之
421 4 nán south 黃支之南
422 4 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 而忘己之好
423 4 學者 xuézhě scholar 學者之說可約邪
424 4 揚雄 Yáng Xióng Yang Xiong 揚雄
425 4 bǐng bright / luminous 炳若丹青
426 4 聰明 cōngming clever / intelligent / bright / smart / acute 聰明其至矣乎
427 4 silent 綱紀夷貊
428 4 淮南 Huáinán Huainan 淮南說之用
429 4 zhēn virtuous / chaste / pure 其貞利乎
430 4 huáng brilliant / bright / shining 金朱煌煌
431 4 jiè to introduce / to lie between 否則介鱗易我衣裳
432 4 shǐ arrow / dart 羿之激矢
433 4 cháng a lower garment / a skirt / a petticoat / a garment 衣而不裳
434 4 máng mango 芒芒聖德
435 4 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 死生盡禮
436 4 xiāo mournful / dejected
437 4 róu soft 君子之柔剛
438 4 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 殷之以仁義
439 4 to inherit 其有繼周者
440 4 gǎi to change / to alter 改宰侯王
441 4 shī corpse 輿屍
442 4 lín female of Chinese unicorn 麟之儀儀
443 4 speed 興廢何速乎
444 4 to avoid / to shun 水避礙則通于海
445 4 春秋 chūnqiū Spring and Autumn Period 春秋
446 4 jǐn to be cautious / to be careful 動謹于時
447 4 gōng Gong 彤弓盧矢
448 4 Wu 俾吳作亂
449 4 wàng to gaze / to look towards 而望其效
450 4 hóng great / large
451 4 社稷 shèjì the gods of earth and grain 社稷之靈也
452 4 無益 wúyì to be no good / to not be beneficial 仙亦無益子之匯矣
453 4 huà painting / picture / drawing 心畫也
454 4 不見 bújiàn to not see 見所不見
455 4 yǐn to lead / to guide 引而高之者
456 4 Lu 盧人也
457 4 zhǐ to stop / to halt 以義止
458 4 a government official / a magistrate 吏也
459 4 ci 曷若茲之甚也
460 4 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 為政先殺後教
461 4 jiǎn to check 天下有三檢
462 4 horse 朱輪駟馬
463 4 禮義 lǐ yì proper etiquette and right action 修之以禮義
464 4 yuè month 擅楚之月
465 4 huí to go back / to return
466 4 shì to match 辭相適
467 4 大器 dàqì heaven 大器固不周於小乎
468 4 jiā excellent 忠言嘉謀
469 4 xùn to teach / to train
470 4 liè to arrange / to line up / to list 列名城
471 4 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 以求反于慶忌
472 4 earth / soil / dirt 無土
473 4 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 舜以其讓
474 4 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 曾范
475 4 to attack by surprise 韓信襲齊
476 4 female / feminine 北女
477 4 pen / pencil / writing brush 肆筆而成書
478 4 bǎo to defend / to protect
479 4 to measure / to estimate 猶將測之
480 4 愛日 àirì cherish time 孝子愛日
481 4 zhào Zhao 趙世多神
482 4 fēi to fly 鴻飛冥冥
483 4 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 有酒則觀禮
484 4 xiǎng to host a banquet 不亦饗乎
485 4 zhāng clear / obvious 則奚名之不彰也
486 4 shòu a beast / a quadruped / an animal 獸夷
487 4 五百 wǔ bǎi five hundred 五百歲而聖人出
488 4 近世 jìnshì early modern period 近世社稷之臣
489 4 husband and wife 天下鮮儷焉
490 4 先生 xiānsheng Mr. / sir / mister 甪裡先生
491 4 lèi to be tired 刺相俠累
492 4 Wu 烏獲
493 4 道者 dàozhě a devotee / a practioner / a follower / a monk 它人之道者
494 4 gòng a tribute / a gift 來貢其珍
495 4 liè to hunt 始皇方獵六國
496 4 wide / broad 褐博
497 4 cháng to taste 孟嘗
498 4 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 晁錯
499 4 róng to hold / to contain 禮樂以容之
500 4 yǒng brave / courageous

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 596 zhī him / her / them / that 子之天地與
2 536 yuē to speak / to say
3 497 also / too 事親之謂也
4 267 huò or / either / else 或問
5 266 expresses question or doubt 至矣乎
6 261 his / hers / its / theirs 其舜乎
7 245 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 一言而該
8 199 not / no 不裕矣
9 184 otherwise / but / however 有人則作
10 173 final particle 至矣乎
11 168 wèn to ask 或問
12 165 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 事父母自知不足者
13 136 so as to / in order to 而以延其光兮
14 122 rén person / people / a human being 人而不祭
15 111 yǒu is / are / to exist 孝子有祭乎
16 95 wèi for / to 為名之名
17 79 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 聖人不加焉
18 79 such as / for example / for instance 如之何
19 73 in / at 天地裕於萬物乎
20 69 yán to speak / to say / said 言合稷
21 66 Germany 由其德
22 64 zhū all / many / various 吾聞諸傳
23 63 and 子之天地與
24 62 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子在上
25 58 what / where / which 無天何生
26 55 no 無天何生
27 55 tiān day 無天何生
28 52 yān where / how 聖人不加焉
29 50 dào way / road / path 舜之道皇兮
30 46 shū book 假儒衣書
31 45 zhī to know 事父母自知不足者
32 45 child / son 子之天地與
33 44 qín Shaanxi 庳則秦
34 42 zāi exclamatory particle 詭哉
35 42 fēi not / non- / un- 孰曰非儒也
36 42 also / too 亦勖之而已
37 41 de potential marker 不可得而久者
38 40 jiàn to see 見父母之存也
39 39 in / at 故孝子之于齊
40 38 xíng to walk / to move 所以行之一
41 38 天下 tiānxià China 禹受天下不為泰
42 37 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 仲尼之術
43 36 yòng to use / to apply 致帝者之用
44 35 I 吾聞諸傳
45 32 a man / a male adult 夫能存亡形
46 32 shì matter / thing / item 事父母自知不足者
47 30 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 死生盡禮
48 30 ruò to seem / to be like / as 若禔
49 30 shì is / are / am / to be 無是父
50 30 wèi to call 事親之謂也
51 29 zài in / at 君子在上
52 28 meaning / sense 明道信義
53 28 zuò to do 有人則作
54 28 can / may / permissible 可不享
55 28 certainly / must / will / necessarily 必也
56 28 hǎo good 則好始洽也
57 27 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 非人之所及也
58 27 zhèng upright / straight 執正
59 26 è evil / vice 小人好己之惡
60 25 使 shǐ to make / to cause 使粒食之民粲也
61 25 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未之有也
62 25 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 淮南說之用
63 24 one 一人也
64 24 zhì to / until 至矣乎
65 24 easy / simple 否則介鱗易我衣裳
66 24 xué to study / to learn 校學以教之
67 24 suī although / even though 雖古之膚使
68 23 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 周之道將兮
69 23 shī teacher 屈國喪師
70 23 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant
71 22 shì a generation 世鮮焉
72 22 不亦 bùyì is that not also? 不亦小乎
73 21 shēn human body / torso 執節沒身
74 21 desire 仲舒欲為而不可得者也
75 21 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 屈國喪師
76 21 even / equal / uniform 有齊乎
77 20 wén to hear 吾聞諸傳
78 20 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 多愛不忍
79 20 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故孝子之于齊
80 20 shèng divine / holy / sacred / ārya 芒芒聖德
81 20 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可得而久者
82 20 yóu follow / from / it is for...to 由其德
83 20 yáo Yao 與堯無子
84 20 zhòng heavy 南正重司天
85 20 míng bright / brilliant 則明而光其下
86 20 this 斯亦忠嘉矣
87 19 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 子之天地與
88 19 past / former times 昔在高
89 19 already / afterwards 跡不蹈已
90 19 big / great / huge / large / major
91 19 shú which 孰曰非儒也
92 19 naturally / of course / certainly 事父母自知不足者
93 18 different / other 聖人事異乎
94 18 xià next 則明而光其下
95 18 tōng to go through / to open 半通之銅
96 18 míng measure word for people 不為名之名
97 18 shí time / a point or period of time 周康之時
98 18 zhèng government / administration 上失其政
99 18 wén writing / text
100 18 néng can / able 夫能存亡形
101 18 孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius 是孔子之徒與
102 18 mín the people / citizen / subjects 斯民也
103 18 Shùn Emperor Shun 其舜乎
104 18 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 將以求孝也
105 17 self 而忘己之好
106 17 what? / where? / why? 奚聖人之多變也
107 17 shǐ beginning / start 德有始而無終
108 17 to fly 習治也
109 17 zhà to cheat / to swindle 詐人也
110 17 guāng light 而以延其光兮
111 17 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 觀人者
112 17 nán difficult / arduous / hard 難儷也
113 17 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 治之在道
114 16 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 樂其義
115 16 而已 éryǐ that is all 審其作輟而已矣
116 16 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 呂不韋其智矣乎
117 16 power / force / strength 力有扛洪鼎
118 16 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能去
119 16 do not 莫之能違也
120 16 shēng to be born / to give birth 無天何生
121 16 而後 érhòu after that / then 寧先病而後瘳乎
122 16 yán color 顏氏之子
123 16 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 德有始而無終
124 16 請問 qǐngwèn may I ask 請問退進
125 15 可謂 kěwèi it could even be said 可謂能子乎
126 15 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 以西山而東並
127 15 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 慷辭免罿
128 15 to die 舜殂落而死
129 15 rén a kernel / a pit 君子于仁也柔
130 15 qún a crowd / a flock / a group 群言之長
131 15 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 其者未辯與
132 15 to think / consider / to ponder 思斁
133 15 wéi only / solely / alone 惟齊也
134 14 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 未得其所以書也
135 14 increase / benefit 壽可益乎
136 14 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 化其可以已矣哉
137 14 wáng to die 若存若亡
138 14 shì to look at / to see 非正不視
139 14 dòng to move / to act 君子動則擬諸事
140 14 lóng dragon 龍堆以西
141 14 hóu marquis / lord 夏侯勝
142 14 mìng life 進進則聞命矣
143 14 method / way 聖人之法
144 14 xīn heart 心矣
145 14 不為 bùwéi to not do 不為名之名
146 14 tīng to listen 非正不聽
147 13 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 是為宗廟之神
148 13 yóu also / as if / still 用之猶牛鼠也
149 13 wàng absurd / fantastic / presumptuous 彼妄也
150 13 Shandong 魯城之北
151 13 I / me / my 被我純繢
152 13 hàn Han Chinese 漢德其可謂允懷矣
153 13 jìn to enter 與夫進者乎
154 13 xiān first 寧先病而後瘳乎
155 13 shí real / true 實為兵主
156 13 xié demonic / iniquitous / nefarious / evil 非絕德邪
157 13 shàng top / a high position 君子在上
158 13 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 為嚴氏犯韓
159 13 ěr ear
160 13 to take / to get / to fetch 聖人將有取焉
161 12 niǎo bird 鳥夷
162 12 qián hidden / secret / latent 龍之潛亢
163 12 gain / advantage / benefit 使之利其仁
164 12 jīng to go through / to experience 典謨不作經
165 12 zhōng loyalty / devotion 契之謂忠
166 12 day of the month / a certain day 日一日勞
167 12 to stand 黥布皆劍立
168 12 眾人 zhòngrén everyone 眾人重其祿而輕其道
169 12 soil / ground / land 無地何形
170 12 to enter 終入大海
171 12 ancient barbarian tribes 宗夷猾夏
172 12 luàn chaotic / disorderly 習亂也
173 12 a scholar 假儒衣書
174 12 zhuàn to compose / to compile
175 12 shàng still / yet / to value 非夷尚容
176 12 何以 héyǐ why 何以處偽
177 12 xià summer
178 12 chǔ state of Chu 破楚入郢
179 11 sān three 迄始皇三載而咸
180 11 huái bosom / breast 漢德其可謂允懷矣
181 11 zhū vermilion 朱輪駟馬
182 11 zài to carry / to convey / to load / to hold 考載曰功
183 11 zhù to inject / to pour into 宋司馬光集註
184 11 to bend / to stoop / to crouch 鄲聞以德詘人矣
185 11 an ape / monkey 狙詐之家曰
186 11 to bend / to flex 屈國喪師
187 11 zhōng middle 以其弸中而彪外也
188 11 shí food / food and drink 食如蟻
189 11 gāo high / tall 年彌高而德彌邵者
190 11 Emperor Yu 禹受天下不為泰
191 11 qīng light / not heavy 聖人重其道而輕其祿
192 11 preface / introduction 序之不如
193 10 不用 búyòng need not 曷不用哉
194 10 apparatus
195 10 láo to toil 郡勞王師
196 10 何如 hérú what / how 何如
197 10 jìn nearby 賊仁近鄉原
198 10 xìn to believe / to trust 信死生齊
199 10 jīn gold 金朱煌煌
200 10 shēn to extend 春申益乎
201 10 hán Korea / South Korea 為嚴氏犯韓
202 10 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 無以為也
203 10 yǐn to hide / to conceal 隱者也
204 10 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 始皇方獵六國
205 10 禮樂 lǐlè rites and music 禮樂以容之
206 10 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 事父母自知不足者
207 10 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 皆所不為也
208 10 this / these 此貪也
209 10 ài to love 多愛不忍
210 10 kuàng moreover / how much the more 況己乎
211 10 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 守儒
212 10 cún to exist / to survive 見父母之存也
213 10 huá Chinese 衣如華
214 10 běn measure word for books 本也
215 10 fèng phoenix 鳳之師師
216 10 guǎ few 文麗用寡
217 10 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 寧先病而後瘳乎
218 9 qīng minister / high officer 孫卿非數家之書
219 9 cái just now 秦其才矣乎
220 9 xiào to be filial
221 9 yòu again / also 又以巫鼓
222 9 tiger 螭虎桓桓
223 9 chén Chen 陳平之無悟
224 9 háng ship / boat 航不漿
225 9 ěr thus / so / like that 鮮取焉爾
226 9 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 動則成德
227 9 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 魯仲連亻湯而不制
228 9 yuān a gulf / an abyss
229 9 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 不如堯父舜子也
230 9 father 無是父
231 9 之至 zhīzhì extremely 仁之至也
232 9 xíng appearance 無地何形
233 9 tián field / farmland 田祁連之濫帥
234 9 to go 欲去而恐罹害者也
235 9 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 與見同門而異戶也
236 9 shuǐ water 子未睹禹之行水與
237 9 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 子有含菽縕絮而致滋美其親
238 9 four 用事四帝
239 9 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋天
240 9 xián salty / briny 遠人鹹慕
241 9 qiáng strong / powerful 蠡不強諫而山棲
242 9 zéi thief 牛之賊也
243 9 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler
244 9 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 忠不足相也
245 8 wǎng to go (in a direction) 如何直往也
246 8 chén minister / statesman / official
247 8 hóng liberal / great 公孫弘
248 8 yuǎn far / distant
249 8 alone / independent / single / sole 獨無礙乎
250 8 yōng ordinary / normal 庸節
251 8 hún muddy / turbid 渾天
252 8 expresses affirmation, approval, or consent 舜之道皇兮
253 8 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 退而退
254 8 to resemble / to similar to to 君子似玉
255 8 賢人 xiánrén a worthy person / xianren 賢人之言近如地
256 8 liù six 始皇方獵六國
257 8 to bestow on / to endow with 七賦之所養
258 8 měi beautiful 父子之美也
259 8 qiě moreover / also 且著在天庭
260 8 zhù to melt / to cast 世言鑄金
261 8 qín diligently / industriously 民所勤
262 8 zhēng to prove / to confirm 兵征四方
263 8 to long for 睎驥之馬
264 8 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 丙大夫之不伐善
265 8 wáng Wang 蠢迪王人
266 8 shǐ history 太史史遷
267 8 jué absolutely 屬荒絕者
268 8 lái to come 來貢其珍
269 8 gǎn bold / brave 敢問何謂也
270 8 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人好己之惡
271 8 qīn relatives 事親之謂也
272 8 cóng from 從浮大海
273 8 jīng essence 精而精之
274 8 precious 君子似玉
275 8 xián virtuous / worthy 賢言賢行
276 8 jìng to respect /to honor 人必其自敬也
277 8 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以祭不賓
278 8 gōng public/ common / state-owned 未有漢公之懿也
279 8 yín obscene / licentious / lewd 荒乎淫
280 8 wood / lumber 六國方木
281 8 líng agile / nimble 社稷之靈也
282 8 kǒng opening / small hole / orifice 如孔氏之門用賦也
283 8 more and more / even more 孰愈
284 8 jiā house / home / residence 漢家不為也
285 8 顏淵 yányuān Yan Yuan 顏淵
286 8 yōu to worry / to be concerned 確乎不憂其不合也
287 8 shén what 甚矣
288 8 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 夏侯勝
289 8 clothes / clothing 假儒衣書
290 8 why / how / when / what / where 曷壽之不益也
291 8 shēng to ascend / to go up 其升諸廟乎
292 8 shì a gentleman / a knight 噬士猶臘肉也
293 7 zhuó profound / brilliant / lofty 不膠者卓矣
294 7 that / those 彼妄也
295 7 未有 wèiyǒu is not / has never been 未有漢公之懿也
296 7 virtuous / admirable / esteemed 未有漢公之懿也
297 7 shēng sound 頌聲作乎下
298 7 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay
299 7 shě to give 生舍其木侯而謂人木侯
300 7 chuān Sichuan 川有防
301 7 píng flat / level / smooth 陳平之無悟
302 7 to attain / to reach 未達
303 7 \N \N
304 7 shí knowledge / understanding 多聞見而識乎至道者
305 7 諸子 zhūzǐ various sages / the classical schools of thought 子小諸子
306 7 zhēn real / true / genuine 夫欲讎偽者必假真
307 7 chǐ a shame / a sense of shame 恥一物之不知
308 7 shùn to obey 則順而安其上
309 7 zhēn precious thing / treasure / a rarity 來貢其珍
310 7 residence / dwelling 居則欲彰其道
311 7 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 秦伯列為侯衛
312 7 xíng punishment / penalty
313 7 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 大器固不周於小乎
314 7 rán correct / right / certainly 使之陶陶然之謂日新
315 7 yīn because 天不人不因
316 7 shàn to be skillful in / to be good at 天下擅秦
317 7 無為 wúwèi to let things take their own course 惟囂囂為能使無為有
318 7 to make an analogy / to use as a simile / to give an example / for example / 譬猶膠柱而調瑟
319 7 西 The West 大夏之西
320 7 xiàng an item / a thing / a clause 項氏暴強
321 7 a measure word for companies, households, door, families, etc 與見同門而異戶也
322 7 táng Tang Dynasty 其在唐
323 7 jiàn gradually / drop by drop 沾項漸襟
324 7 guì expensive / costly / valuable 貴無敵
325 7 zhòng many / numerous 與眾田之
326 7 several 幾矣哉
327 7 shī to lose 上失其政
328 7 an item 惡得一目而正諸
329 7 wěi false / fake / forged / bogus 人曰偽
330 7 guǒ a result / a consequence 傳書之不果也
331 7 wēi small / tiny 守失其微
332 7 zhèng [state of] Zheng 譬諸琴瑟鄭
333 7 to join / to combine 言合稷
334 7 look at / to gaze at / to observe 子未睹禹之行水與
335 7 zhèn to shake / to shock 楚強鬩震撲
336 7 to prevail 屈人者克
337 7 xiū to decorate / to embellish 故常修德者
338 7 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 要離非義者與
339 7 móu to plan / to scheme 忠言嘉謀
340 7 juǎn to coil / to roll 一卷之書
341 7 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 何以處偽
342 7 martial / military
343 7 end / final stage / latter part 末也
344 7 běi north 北女
345 7 zǎo splendid / magnificent 華藻之力也與
346 7 tāng soup 魯仲連亻湯而不制
347 7 萬物 wànwù all living things 天地裕於萬物乎
348 7 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今稽首來臣
349 7 孟子 Mèng Zǐ Mencius / Mengzi 孟子知言之要
350 7 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 牛玄騂白
351 7 apprentice / disciple 是孔子之徒與
352 7 jiǔ old 不可得而久者
353 7 five 五兩之綸
354 6 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 病者養
355 6 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 文王
356 6 tóng like / same / similar 與見同門而異戶也
357 6 否則 fǒuzé if not / otherwise / else / or else 否則介鱗易我衣裳
358 6 chuán to transmit 吾聞諸傳
359 6 Tu 執袁濤塗
360 6 zàng to bury the dead 使知國如葬
361 6 concerned about / anxious / worried
362 6 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂也
363 6 each 各十餘年
364 6 yuán monetary unit / dollar 有李仲元者
365 6 varied / complex / not simple 何其雜也
366 6 method / plan / policy / scheme 至蠡策種而遁
367 6 五經 Wǔ Jīng Five Classics 何五經之支離
368 6 idea 不屈其意
369 6 to sacrifice to / to worship 孝子有祭乎
370 6 wèi to fear / to dread 畏人也
371 6 zhāng a sheet / a leaf 若張子房之智
372 6 明哲 míngzhé sensible / wise / judicious / sagacious 明哲不為也
373 6 yīn flourishing / abundant
374 6 hào vast / large / grand / expansive 灝灝之海
375 6 rich / wealthy 富無倫
376 6 bǎo a jewel / gem / a treasure 寶河山之固
377 6 xióng manly 穿窬之雄乎
378 6 líng mound / hill / mountain 美邵陵
379 6 jiān a traitor 由其小者作奸道
380 6 shòu old age / long life 鵠不亦壽乎
381 6 覿 to see 民可使覿德
382 6 extensive / full 年彌高而德彌邵者
383 6 zhuāng a village
384 6 ěr to be near / to be close / to be recent
385 6 to defend / to resist 灝灝乎其莫之禦也
386 6 shí a rock / a stone 石奮
387 6 clothes / dress / garment 服而讀之
388 6 dislike 思斁
389 6 fēng wind 其流風
390 6 xiāo to be noisy 則吾以聖人為囂囂
391 6 yàn to examine / to test / to check 其不驗乎
392 6 proper / suitable / appropriate 亨不亦宜乎
393 6 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 聖人矢口而成言
394 6 abundant / rich / plentiful 天地裕於萬物乎
395 6 huáng royal / imperial 舜之道皇兮
396 6 gōng merit 夏以其功
397 6 shèn cautious 張衛將軍之慎
398 6 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 校學以教之
399 6 如何 rúhé how / what way / what 如何直往也
400 6 法度 fǎdù a law 負秦之法度
401 6 qiú to request 先求
402 6 然後 ránhòu after / after that / afterwards 然後人名之
403 6 hòu after / later 後甲一日難
404 6 zhì matter / material / substance 其質玉乎
405 6 it 它人之道者
406 6 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 未信而分疑
407 6 chún pure 被我純繢
408 6 niú an ox / a cow / a bull 牛玄騂白
409 6 xiān fresh / new / delicious 世鮮焉
410 6 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 仲尼曰小器
411 6 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 西北之流也
412 6 zōng school / sect 群行之宗
413 6 black 北正黎司地
414 6 sūn Sun 孫卿非數家之書
415 6 four 肆筆而成書
416 6 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 東方生名過實者
417 6 jué he / she / it 厥術異也
418 6 to reach
419 6 and 其和可知也
420 6 bǎi one hundred 百人矣
421 5 不由 bùyóu can't help 不由其德
422 5 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 南正重司天
423 5 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 莫之能違也
424 5 kǎo to examine / to test 考載曰功
425 5 wēi prestige / majesty 靈場之威
426 5 bié do not / must not 能別似者為無難
427 5 神明 shénmíng deities / gods 為神明主
428 5 chén to sink / to submerge 沈而樂者
429 5 yáng sheep / goat 周也羊
430 5 hóng a flood 力有扛洪鼎
431 5 warm 貂狐不亦燠乎
432 5 liè inferior / bad 其猶劣諸
433 5 jiāo glue / gum / resin / rubber 譬猶膠柱而調瑟
434 5 gēng to plow / to till 古者之學耕且養
435 5 solitary 天下孤睽
436 5 nián year 年彌高而德彌邵者
437 5 ancient / old / palaeo- 請問古
438 5 to die 卒眼之
439 5 a law / a rule 辟廱以本之
440 5 bīng soldier / troops 兵征四方
441 5 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 故常修德者
442 5 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 老則戒之在得
443 5 死生 sǐshēng life or death / critical (event) 死生盡禮
444 5 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 秦之惠文
445 5 yǔn to grant / to allow / to consent 漢德其可謂允懷矣
446 5 若是 ruòshì if 若是
447 5 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 執正
448 5 xiān an immortal 人言仙者
449 5 shù to state / to tell / to narrate / to relate 召伯述職
450 5 to arouse / to excite / to incite 羿之激矢
451 5 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 洪範
452 5 可知 kězhī evidently / clearly / no wonder 其和可知也
453 5 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 而侮其德
454 5 zhāo to beckon / to hail 行而招死
455 5 周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou 周公以來
456 5 a time 次也
457 5 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 則仲尼之開跡諸侯也
458 5 xìng gender 物以其性
459 5 shǎo few 天其少變乎
460 5 以來 yǐlái since 周公以來
461 5 不合 bùhé to not conform to / to be unsuited to / to be out of keeping with 確乎不憂其不合也
462 5 xiōng to b evicious / fierce / terrible / fearful 訁凶々北夷
463 5 Ji 吉人凶其吉
464 5 huò to reap / to harvest 烏獲
465 5 màn long / extended / vast 曼面為姊
466 5 qiáng wall 若立岩牆之下
467 5 shì to attend on 侍君子以博乎
468 5 ròu meat / muscle 原野厭人之肉
469 5 chēng to call / to address 行必有稱也
470 5 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 正諫
471 5 shù numerous / various 其庶矣乎
472 5 jiā to add 莫能加也
473 5 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble 又亨之
474 5 dōng east 東鞮
475 5 kāi to open 則仲尼之開跡諸侯也
476 5 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 父母
477 5 měi each / every 使起之固兵每如斯
478 5 hair 狂接輿之被其發也
479 5 fěi a bandit 匪天也夫
480 5 zhòng middle brother 魯仲連亻湯而不制
481 5 piān chapter / section / essay / article 之篇俄空焉
482 5 jiǎo to correct / to rectify / to redress 義帝初矯
483 5 祿 good fortune 慕夫祿也
484 5 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 成天地之化
485 5 hǎi the sea / a sea / the ocean 水避礙則通于海
486 5 kuàng extensive / wide / broad 瞽曠能默
487 5 shù method / tactics 仲尼之術
488 5 road / path / way 如庸行翳路
489 5 hào bright / luminous 明星皓皓
490 5 不在 bùzài not here 在德不在星
491 5 shī poem / verse
492 5 zhái to pick (fruit, etc) 賢者耳擇口擇
493 5 thing / matter 物以其性
494 5 xīng a star / a planet 星有甘
495 5 a plow 犁牛之鞹與玄騂之鞹有以異乎
496 5 sòng Song dynasty 宋司馬光集註
497 5 qiān to damage / to be defective 閔子騫得其行矣
498 5 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 所以行之一
499 5 bài to defeat / to vanquish 楚敗垓下
500 5 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 良乎

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
自恣 zì zì pravāraṇā / ceremony of repentance
阿衡 āhéng Pillar of State
安国 安國 Ān Guó
  1. Parthia
  2. Anguo
Ba
白帝 Bái dì White Heavenly Emperor
白起 báiqǐ Bai Qi
北宋 Běi Sòng Northern Song Dynasty
扁鹊 扁鵲 Biǎnquè Bian Que
陈胜 陳勝 Chén Shèng Chen Sheng
成汤 成湯 Chéng Tāng Tang of Shang
成周 Chéngzhōu Chengzhou
蚩尤 Chī Yóu Chi You
垂拱 chuígǒng Chuigong
春秋 chūnqiū
  1. Spring and Autumn Period
  2. a person's age
  3. Chunqiu / Annals of Spring and Autumn
  4. spring and autumn
Dān Dan
道信 Dào xìn Venerable Dao Xin
大顺 大順 dàshùn Dashun
大夏 Dàxià Bactria
dǒng
  1. Dong
  2. to supervise / to direct
董仲舒 Dǒng Zhòngshū Dong Zhongshu
东方 東方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient
东沟 東溝 dōnggōu Donggou
东岳 東嶽 dōngyuè Mount Tai
非斯 fēisī Fes (third largest city of Morocco)
Fu
扶风 扶風 fúfēng Fufeng
伏牺 伏犧 fúxī Fuxi
垓下 Gāixià Gaixia
皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao
高阳 高陽 gāoyáng Gaoyang
公孙 公孫 Gōngsūn Gongsun
公孙龙 公孫龍 Gōngsūn Lóng Gongsun Long
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
关雎 關雎 guānjū Sound of the Osprey
谷口 gǔkǒu Taniguchi (Japanese surname)
hàn
  1. Han Chinese
  2. Han Dynasty
  3. Milky Way
  4. Later Han Dynasty
  5. a man / a chap
  6. Chinese language
  7. Han River
hán
  1. Korea / South Korea
  2. State of Han
  3. fence / low wall
  4. Han
韩非 韓非 Hán Fēi Han Fei
汉人 漢人 Hàn rén Han Chinese person or people
汉书 漢書 Hàn Shū Book of Han / History of the Former Han Dynasty / Han Shu
韩信 韓信 Hánxìn Han Xin
胡亥 Hú Hài Hu Hai
淮南 Huáinán Huainan
黄帝 黃帝 Huáng Dì The Yellow Emperor
黄支 黃支 Huángzhī Kingdom of Huangzhi
猾夏 huáxià China
贾谊 賈誼 Jiǎ Yì Jia Yi
江西 Jiāngxī Jiangxi
Jié Emperor Jie
jìn
  1. shanxi
  2. jin [dynasty]
  3. to move forward / to promote / to advance
  4. to raise
  5. Jin [state]
  6. Jin
晋文 晉文 jìn wén Duke Wen of Jin
荆轲 荊軻 jīngKē Jing Ke
京兆 jīngzhào
  1. Jingzhao / Xi'an
  2. capital municipal area
  3. Capital Region Governor
箕子 jīzǐ Jizi
孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius
Li
  1. black
  2. Li
  3. Lebanon
  4. Li People
  5. numerous / many
  6. at the time of
  7. State of Li
李轨 李軌 lǐ guǐ Li Gui
李斯 Lǐ Sī Li Si
liáng
  1. a bridge
  2. Liang Dynasty
  3. City of Liang
  4. State of Liang
  5. Liang
  6. a beam / rafters
  7. a fishing sluice
  8. to lose footing
  9. State of Liang
  10. a ridge
  11. later Liang
廉颇 廉頗 liánpǒ Lian Po
李牧 lǐmù Li Mu
临洮 臨洮 Líntáo Lintao County
蔺相如 藺相如 lìnxiāngrú Ling Xiangru
柳宗元 Liǔ Zōngyuán Liu Zongyuan
lóu
  1. to wear
  2. Lou
  3. Lou
  1. Shandong
  2. Lu
  3. foolish / stupid / rash / vulgar
  4. the State of Lu
陆贾 陸賈 lù jiǎ Lu Jia
落下闳 落下閎 luò xiàhóng Luo Xiahong
洛阳 洛陽 Luòyáng Luoyang
吕不韦 呂不韋 Lǚ Bùwéi Lu Buwei
枚乘 Méi Chéng Mei Cheng
孟轲 孟軻 Mèng Kē Mencius
蒙恬 Mēng Tián Meng Tian
孟子 Mèng Zǐ
  1. Mencius / Mengzi
  2. Mencius / Mengzi
明光 míngguāng Mingguang
南阳 南陽 nányáng Nanyang
Páng Pang
祁连 祁連 Qílián Qilian
qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
  4. Qin
屈原 Qū Yuán Qu Yuan
如观 如觀 Rú Guān Ru Guan
儒家 Rújiā Rujia / Confucianism / Confucian school
儒者 rúzhě Confucian
三好 Sān Hǎo Three Acts of Goodness
山东 山東 Shāndōng Shandong
上官 shàngguān high-ranking official / superior
山南 shānnán Lhokha
shào
  1. Shao
  2. Shao
少帝 Shǎodì Emperor Shao
神农 神農 Shén Nóng Emperor Shen Nong
申屠 shēntú Shentu
shǔ
  1. Sichuan
  2. Shu Kingdom
Shùn Emperor Shun
司马光 司馬光 Sīmǎ Guāng Sima Guang
司马法 司馬法 sīmǎfǎ Methods of Sima
sòng
  1. Song dynasty
  2. Song
  3. Liu Song Dynasty
宋玉 Sòng Yù Song Yu
苏轼 蘇軾 Sū Shì Su Shi
苏武 蘇武 Sū Wǔ Su Wu
太史公 Tài Shǐgōng Grand Scribe
太玄 tài xuán Canon of Supreme Mystery
太仆 太僕 tàipú Grand Servant
太山 tàishān Taishan
Téng
  1. Teng
  2. Teng
天道 Tiān Dào Heavenly Realm / Deva Realm
天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven
廷尉 Tíngwèi Tingwei / Commandant of Justice
通鉴纲目 通鑒綱目 tōngjiàn gāngmù Tongjian Gangmu / Main Lines and Details on the Continuing Mirror
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
卫灵公 衛靈公 wèi línggōng Duke Ling of Wei
文帝 文帝 Wén Dì
  1. Emperor Wen of Han
  2. Emperor Wen of Liu Song
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
  6. to speak loudly
吴广 吳廣 Wú Guǎng Wu Guang
五经 五經 Wǔ Jīng Five Classics
吴起 吳起 Wú Qǐ Wu Qi
武王 Wǔ Wáng Wu Wang / King Wu of Zhou
无忧 無憂 wú yōu No Suffering / Aśoka / Asoka / Ashoka
武侯 wǔhóu Wuhou
武义 武義 wǔyì Wuyi
  1. what? / where? / why?
  2. a slave / a servant
  3. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  4. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  5. Xi
  1. Fu Xi
  2. Xi
西汉 西漢 Xī Hàn Western Han
夏黄公 夏黃公 xiàhuánggōng Xia Huanggong
襄公 xiānggōng Xianggong / Lord Xiang
咸阳 咸陽 xiányáng
  1. Xianyang
  2. Xianyang
xún
  1. Xun
  2. Xun [state]
  3. a kind of plant
扬雄 揚雄 Yáng Xióng Yang Xiong
颜渊 顏淵 yányuān Yan Yuan
yáo Yao
羿 Yi
Yǐng Ying
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
  3. a legendary worm
张骞 張騫 zhāng Qiān Zhang Qian
长平 長平 zhǎngpíng Changping, place name in Gaoping County 高平縣|高平县, southern Shanxi, the scene of the great battle of 262-260 BC between Qin and Zhao
zhào
  1. Zhao
  2. Zhao Dynasty
  3. State of Zhao
  4. to rush
  5. to visit
  6. Zhao
  7. to dig
赵高 趙高 Zhào Gāo Zhao Gao
直道 Zhí Dào Straight Road / Jiuyuan to Yunyang Road
至大 Zhìdà Zhida reign
中国 中國 zhōngguó
  1. China
  2. Middle Kingdom
中和 zhōnghé Zhonghe
中天 zhōngtiān Central North India
zhòu
  1. daytime
  2. Zhou
  3. Zhou
zhòu Emperor Zhou
周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou
周官 Zhōu Guān
  1. Zhou Li / Zhou Guan / Rites of Zhou
  2. Zhou Guan / Officers of Zhou
周书 周書 Zhōu Shū History of Zhou of the Northern Dynasties
朱子 Zhū Zǐ Zhu Zi / Zhu Xi
庄周 莊周 Zhuāng Zhōu Zhuang Zi / Zhuang Zhou
子贡 子貢 Zǐ Gòng Zi Gong
子思 Zǐ Sī Zi Si
子长 子長 zǐzhǎng Zichang
zōu
  1. Zou
  2. Zou
邹衍 鄒衍 Zōu Yǎn Zou Yan

Glossary

Buddhist terminology, except the proper nouns listed above. Number of terms: 0.

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English