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Glossary and Vocabulary for Guanzi 《管子》, 事語第七十一 Chapter 71: Shi Yu

Contents

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

Frequencies of Lexical Words

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Example Usage
1 13 yuē to speak / to say 桓公問管子曰
2 7 管子 guǎnzi tube / drinking straw 桓公問管子曰
3 6 桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan 桓公問管子曰
4 6 shǔ to count 事之至數可聞乎
5 4 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed
6 4 tián field / farmland 佚田謂寡人曰
7 4 yán to speak / to say / said 此言何如
8 4 to be lost 佚田謂寡人曰
9 4 rǎng soil / earth 此定壤之數也
10 4 shí ten 十年而十也
11 3 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 勝無義
12 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可以用人
13 3 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 諸侯太牢
14 3 inside / interior 齊諸侯方百里
15 3 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 俎豆之禮不致牲
16 3 five 五年而十也
17 2 shì matter / thing / item 事之至數可聞乎
18 2 使 shǐ to make / to cause 若胸臂之相使也
19 2 female / feminine 則女事不泰
20 2 zhòng many / numerous 衣服不眾
21 2 shàng top / a high position 力歸於上
22 2 suì age 歲藏一
23 2 非有 fēiyǒu does not exist / is not real 非有積蓄
24 2 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 彼天子之制壤方千里
25 2 to lift / to hold up / to raise 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
26 2 láo firm 諸侯太牢
27 2 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 不可用於危隘之國
28 2 wèn to ask 桓公問管子曰
29 2 天下 tiānxià China 何不因諸侯權以制天下
30 2 zài in / at 雖在下也
31 2 qín Shaanxi 秦奢教我曰
32 2 shē extravagant / wasteful 秦奢教我曰
33 2 cáng to hide 歲藏一
34 2 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 彼天子之制壤方千里
35 2 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂至數
36 2 歸於 guīyú to belong to / affiliated to 力歸於上
37 2 yòng to use / to apply 不可用於危隘之國
38 2 alone / independent / single / sole 獨出獨入
39 1 a seat of government / a government archive repository / an official residence / a mansion / a presidential palace 功歸於府者
40 1 wén to hear 事之至數可聞乎
41 1 gāo high / tall 非高其臺榭
42 1 even / equal / uniform 齊諸侯方百里
43 1 xiōng breast / bosom / chest 若胸臂之相使也
44 1 gēng to plow / to till 農夫寒耕暑耘
45 1 倉廩 cānglǐn a government granary 倉廩實
46 1 知禮 Zhī Lǐ Zhi Li 則知禮節
47 1 shēng domestic animal 俎豆之禮不致牲
48 1 expel / drive away 練士勝敺眾
49 1 merit / accomplishment / result 女勤於緝績徽織
50 1 plain / white 綈素滿之
51 1 néng can / able 莫之能禁止
52 1 權輿 quányú to sprout / (figuratively) to begin / beginning 不待權輿
53 1 to enter 獨出獨入
54 1 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 故准徐疾贏不足
55 1 can / may / permissible 事之至數可聞乎
56 1 yíng to beat / to win / to profit 故准徐疾贏不足
57 1 dìng to decide 此定壤之數也
58 1 大國 dàguó a power / a great power 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
59 1 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 非有積財
60 1 mín the people / citizen / subjects 則民留處
61 1 xiè xie / a pavilion on terrace 非高其臺榭
62 1 yōu to worry / to be concerned 不為君憂
63 1 to sew in close stitches 女勤於緝績徽織
64 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 農夫寒耕暑耘
65 1 風雨 fēngyǔ wind and rain / the elements / trials and hardships 故發如風雨
66 1 chōng to charge at 城脆致衝
67 1 desire 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
68 1 qín diligent 女勤於緝績徽織
69 1 quàn to advise / to urge / to exhort / to persuade 無以勸下
70 1 dòng to move / to act 動如雷霆
71 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 帷蓋不修
72 1 a stand for food at sacrifice 俎豆之禮不致牲
73 1 民意 mínyì public opinion / popular will 傷民意也
74 1 雷霆 léitíng sound of thunder 動如雷霆
75 1 dòu bean / pea 俎豆之禮不致牲
76 1 meaning / sense 勝無義
77 1 a man / a male adult 夫不定內不可以持天下
78 1 power / force / strength 力歸於上
79 1 Xu 故准徐疾贏不足
80 1 shǔ scorching / hot 農夫寒耕暑耘
81 1 zhī to weave 女勤於緝績徽織
82 1 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 則民留處
83 1 滿 mǎn full 綈素滿之
84 1 gài lid / top / cover 帷蓋不修
85 1 měi beautiful 美其宮室
86 1 wéi to circle / to surround / to enclose 且無委致圍
87 1 chí to grasp / to hold 夫不定內不可以持天下
88 1 禁止 jìnzhǐ to prohibit 莫之能禁止
89 1 cái material 則群材不散
90 1 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 凡十勝者盡有之
91 1 nán male 男五十里
92 1 huī a badge / an insignia 女勤於緝績徽織
93 1 valley / gorge / ravine 穀十而守五
94 1 disease / sickness / ailment 故准徐疾贏不足
95 1 農夫 nóngfū a peasant / a farmer 農夫寒耕暑耘
96 1 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 佚田謂寡人曰
97 1 rén person / people / a human being 使非其人
98 1 jié festival / a special day 則知禮節
99 1 不定 bùdìng indefinite / indeterminate 夫不定內不可以持天下
100 1 fán ordinary / common 凡十勝者盡有之
101 1 民心 mínxīn popular sentiment 非怨民心
102 1 shǎo few 大夫少牢
103 1 六畜 liùxù the six domestic animals 則六畜不育
104 1 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 彼天子之制壤方千里
105 1 wéi dangerous / precarious 不可用於危隘之國
106 1 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 不為君憂
107 1 to produce / to give birth to / to breed 則六畜不育
108 1 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 俎豆之禮不致牲
109 1 wéi a curtain / a screen 帷蓋不修
110 1 sàn to scatter / to break up / to disperse / to adjourn 則群材不散
111 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 秦奢教我曰
112 1 千里 qiān lǐ thousand li / long distance 彼天子之制壤方千里
113 1 五十 wǔshí fifty 男五十里
114 1 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 傷民意也
115 1 liú to leave something / to retain / to stay / to remain / to keep / to preserve 則民留處
116 1 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep ssafe 穀十而守五
117 1 積蓄 jīxù savings 非有積蓄
118 1 七十 qīshí seventy / 70 負海子七十里
119 1 海子 hǎizi wetlands / lake 負海子七十里
120 1 nèi inside / interior 夫不定內不可以持天下
121 1 十年 shí nián ten years / decade 十年而十也
122 1 yún to weed 農夫寒耕暑耘
123 1 to dispel 壤辟舉
124 1 hair 故發如風雨
125 1 èr two 歲藏二
126 1 one 歲藏一
127 1 liàn to practice / to drill / to exercise / to train 練士勝敺眾
128 1 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫少牢
129 1 bǎi one hundred 齊諸侯方百里
130 1 xiá narrow / limited 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
131 1 shí real / true 倉廩實
132 1 to bear / to carry 負海子七十里
133 1 coarse greenish black pongee 綈素滿之
134 1 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive 不待權輿
135 1 衣服 yīfu clothing / clothes / attire 衣服不眾
136 1 qún a crowd / a flock / a group 則群材不散
137 1 wěi to delegate / to commission 且無委致圍
138 1 arm 若胸臂之相使也
139 1 wèi to call 佚田謂寡人曰
140 1 ài narrow / confined 不可用於危隘之國
141 1 nián year 五年而十也
142 1 tài great / exalted / superior 則女事不泰
143 1 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
144 1 宮室 gōngshì home / dwelling 美其宮室
145 1 用人 yòngrén a servant 不可以用人
146 1 to amass / to accumulate / to store 非有積財
147 1 chéng a city / a town 城脆致衝
148 1 cuì fragile / crispy 城脆致衝
149 1 zhǔn a standard / a rule 故准徐疾贏不足
150 1 yuàn to blame / to complain 非怨民心
151 1 gōng merit / achievement / result / accomplishment 功歸於府者
152 1 quán authority / power 何不因諸侯權以制天下
153 1 shì a gentleman / a knight 練士勝敺眾

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 13 yuē to speak / to say 桓公問管子曰
2 13 zhī him / her / them / that 事之至數可聞乎
3 10 also / too 非數也
4 9 fēi not / non- / un- 非高其臺榭
5 9 not / no 帷蓋不修
6 7 管子 guǎnzi tube / drinking straw 桓公問管子曰
7 6 桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan 桓公問管子曰
8 6 shǔ to count 事之至數可聞乎
9 5 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
10 5 otherwise / but / however 則女事不泰
11 4 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed
12 4 tián field / farmland 佚田謂寡人曰
13 4 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
14 4 yán to speak / to say / said 此言何如
15 4 to be lost 佚田謂寡人曰
16 4 so as to / in order to 不可以用人
17 4 rǎng soil / earth 此定壤之數也
18 4 his / hers / its / theirs 非高其臺榭
19 4 shí ten 十年而十也
20 3 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 勝無義
21 3 duì to / toward 管子對曰
22 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可以用人
23 3 that / those 彼天子之制壤方千里
24 3 this / these 不若此
25 3 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 諸侯太牢
26 3 no 無以勸下
27 3 inside / interior 齊諸侯方百里
28 3 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 俎豆之禮不致牲
29 3 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故准徐疾贏不足
30 3 five 五年而十也
31 2 shì matter / thing / item 事之至數可聞乎
32 2 使 shǐ to make / to cause 若胸臂之相使也
33 2 female / feminine 則女事不泰
34 2 zhì to / until 事之至數可聞乎
35 2 ruò to seem / to be like / as 不若此
36 2 zhòng many / numerous 衣服不眾
37 2 shàng top / a high position 力歸於上
38 2 suì age 歲藏一
39 2 非有 fēiyǒu does not exist / is not real 非有積蓄
40 2 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 彼天子之制壤方千里
41 2 to lift / to hold up / to raise 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
42 2 láo firm 諸侯太牢
43 2 in / at 女勤於緝績徽織
44 2 yǒu is / are / to exist 善者用非其有
45 2 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 不可用於危隘之國
46 2 wèn to ask 桓公問管子曰
47 2 天下 tiānxià China 何不因諸侯權以制天下
48 2 zài in / at 雖在下也
49 2 wèi for / to 不為君憂
50 2 qín Shaanxi 秦奢教我曰
51 2 shē extravagant / wasteful 秦奢教我曰
52 2 such as / for example / for instance 故發如風雨
53 2 cáng to hide 歲藏一
54 2 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 彼天子之制壤方千里
55 2 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂至數
56 2 歸於 guīyú to belong to / affiliated to 力歸於上
57 2 xià next 雖在下也
58 2 yòng to use / to apply 不可用於危隘之國
59 2 alone / independent / single / sole 獨出獨入
60 1 a seat of government / a government archive repository / an official residence / a mansion / a presidential palace 功歸於府者
61 1 wén to hear 事之至數可聞乎
62 1 gāo high / tall 非高其臺榭
63 1 even / equal / uniform 齊諸侯方百里
64 1 xiōng breast / bosom / chest 若胸臂之相使也
65 1 gēng to plow / to till 農夫寒耕暑耘
66 1 倉廩 cānglǐn a government granary 倉廩實
67 1 知禮 Zhī Lǐ Zhi Li 則知禮節
68 1 shēng domestic animal 俎豆之禮不致牲
69 1 expel / drive away 練士勝敺眾
70 1 suī although / even though 雖在下也
71 1 merit / accomplishment / result 女勤於緝績徽織
72 1 plain / white 綈素滿之
73 1 néng can / able 莫之能禁止
74 1 權輿 quányú to sprout / (figuratively) to begin / beginning 不待權輿
75 1 to enter 獨出獨入
76 1 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 故准徐疾贏不足
77 1 can / may / permissible 事之至數可聞乎
78 1 yíng to beat / to win / to profit 故准徐疾贏不足
79 1 dìng to decide 此定壤之數也
80 1 大國 dàguó a power / a great power 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
81 1 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 非有積財
82 1 mín the people / citizen / subjects 則民留處
83 1 xiè xie / a pavilion on terrace 非高其臺榭
84 1 yōu to worry / to be concerned 不為君憂
85 1 to sew in close stitches 女勤於緝績徽織
86 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 農夫寒耕暑耘
87 1 風雨 fēngyǔ wind and rain / the elements / trials and hardships 故發如風雨
88 1 chōng to charge at 城脆致衝
89 1 desire 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
90 1 qín diligent 女勤於緝績徽織
91 1 quàn to advise / to urge / to exhort / to persuade 無以勸下
92 1 dòng to move / to act 動如雷霆
93 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 帷蓋不修
94 1 a stand for food at sacrifice 俎豆之禮不致牲
95 1 and 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
96 1 民意 mínyì public opinion / popular will 傷民意也
97 1 雷霆 léitíng sound of thunder 動如雷霆
98 1 dòu bean / pea 俎豆之禮不致牲
99 1 meaning / sense 勝無義
100 1 a man / a male adult 夫不定內不可以持天下
101 1 power / force / strength 力歸於上
102 1 Xu 故准徐疾贏不足
103 1 shǔ scorching / hot 農夫寒耕暑耘
104 1 zhī to weave 女勤於緝績徽織
105 1 何如 hérú what / how 此言何如
106 1 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 則民留處
107 1 滿 mǎn full 綈素滿之
108 1 gài lid / top / cover 帷蓋不修
109 1 měi beautiful 美其宮室
110 1 wéi to circle / to surround / to enclose 且無委致圍
111 1 chí to grasp / to hold 夫不定內不可以持天下
112 1 I / me / my 秦奢教我曰
113 1 chū to go out 獨出獨入
114 1 禁止 jìnzhǐ to prohibit 莫之能禁止
115 1 cái material 則群材不散
116 1 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 凡十勝者盡有之
117 1 nán male 男五十里
118 1 huī a badge / an insignia 女勤於緝績徽織
119 1 valley / gorge / ravine 穀十而守五
120 1 disease / sickness / ailment 故准徐疾贏不足
121 1 農夫 nóngfū a peasant / a farmer 農夫寒耕暑耘
122 1 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 佚田謂寡人曰
123 1 rén person / people / a human being 使非其人
124 1 yīn because 何不因諸侯權以制天下
125 1 jié festival / a special day 則知禮節
126 1 不定 bùdìng indefinite / indeterminate 夫不定內不可以持天下
127 1 fán ordinary / common 凡十勝者盡有之
128 1 民心 mínxīn popular sentiment 非怨民心
129 1 tài very / extremely 諸侯太牢
130 1 shǎo few 大夫少牢
131 1 六畜 liùxù the six domestic animals 則六畜不育
132 1 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 彼天子之制壤方千里
133 1 wéi dangerous / precarious 不可用於危隘之國
134 1 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 不為君憂
135 1 to produce / to give birth to / to breed 則六畜不育
136 1 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 俎豆之禮不致牲
137 1 wéi a curtain / a screen 帷蓋不修
138 1 sàn to scatter / to break up / to disperse / to adjourn 則群材不散
139 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 秦奢教我曰
140 1 千里 qiān lǐ thousand li / long distance 彼天子之制壤方千里
141 1 五十 wǔshí fifty 男五十里
142 1 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 傷民意也
143 1 qiě moreover / also 且無委致圍
144 1 liú to leave something / to retain / to stay / to remain / to keep / to preserve 則民留處
145 1 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep ssafe 穀十而守五
146 1 積蓄 jīxù savings 非有積蓄
147 1 七十 qīshí seventy / 70 負海子七十里
148 1 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 若胸臂之相使也
149 1 海子 hǎizi wetlands / lake 負海子七十里
150 1 何不 hé bù why not 何不因諸侯權以制天下
151 1 nèi inside / interior 夫不定內不可以持天下
152 1 十年 shí nián ten years / decade 十年而十也
153 1 yún to weed 農夫寒耕暑耘
154 1 to dispel 壤辟舉
155 1 hair 故發如風雨
156 1 èr two 歲藏二
157 1 one 歲藏一
158 1 yòu again / also 桓公又問管子曰
159 1 liàn to practice / to drill / to exercise / to train 練士勝敺眾
160 1 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫少牢
161 1 bǎi one hundred 齊諸侯方百里
162 1 xiá narrow / limited 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
163 1 shí real / true 倉廩實
164 1 to bear / to carry 負海子七十里
165 1 coarse greenish black pongee 綈素滿之
166 1 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive 不待權輿
167 1 衣服 yīfu clothing / clothes / attire 衣服不眾
168 1 qún a crowd / a flock / a group 則群材不散
169 1 expresses question or doubt 事之至數可聞乎
170 1 wěi to delegate / to commission 且無委致圍
171 1 arm 若胸臂之相使也
172 1 wèi to call 佚田謂寡人曰
173 1 ài narrow / confined 不可用於危隘之國
174 1 nián year 五年而十也
175 1 tài great / exalted / superior 則女事不泰
176 1 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 彼壤狹而欲舉與大國爭者
177 1 宮室 gōngshì home / dwelling 美其宮室
178 1 用人 yòngrén a servant 不可以用人
179 1 to amass / to accumulate / to store 非有積財
180 1 chéng a city / a town 城脆致衝
181 1 cuì fragile / crispy 城脆致衝
182 1 tái unit 非高其臺榭
183 1 do not 莫之能禁止
184 1 zhǔn a standard / a rule 故准徐疾贏不足
185 1 yuàn to blame / to complain 非怨民心
186 1 gōng merit / achievement / result / accomplishment 功歸於府者
187 1 quán authority / power 何不因諸侯權以制天下
188 1 shì a gentleman / a knight 練士勝敺眾

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
海子 hǎizi wetlands / lake
桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan
qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
  1. Xu
  2. slowly / gently
  3. Xu
  4. Xuzhou
知礼 知禮 Zhī Lǐ Zhi Li

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English