Glossary and Vocabulary for Han Feizi 《韓非子》, 喻老第二十一 Chapter 21: Illustrations of Laozi's's Teachings

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 64 yuē to speak / to say 則曰靜
2 25 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
3 19 jiàn to see 君見賞
4 18 rén person / people / a human being 翟人有獻豐狐
5 15 zài in / at 唯孫叔敖獨在
6 15 desire 罪莫大於可欲
7 15 wáng Wang 徐偃王是也
8 12 chén minister / statesman / official 祿臣再世而收地
9 12 bāng nation / country / state 故邦亡身死
10 11 扁鵲 Biǎnquè Bian Que 扁鵲見蔡桓公
11 10 concerned about / anxious / worried
12 10 hóu marquis / lord 桓侯曰
13 10 huán big 桓侯曰
14 10 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 楚莊王既勝
15 10 child / son 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
16 9 天下 tiānxià China 天下有道
17 9 precious 必將犀玉之杯
18 9 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 醫之好治不病以為功
19 9 zhòng heavy 制在己曰重
20 9 wèi to call 孫叔敖之謂也
21 9 jìn shanxi 晉公失之於六卿
22 8 zhī to know 知伯將襲仇由
23 8 shēn human body / torso 身死高梁之東
24 7 xiàng figure / image / appearance 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
25 7 wáng to die 故邦亡身死
26 7 zhèng Zheng 過鄭
27 7 néng can / able 重則能使輕
28 7 big / great / huge / large / major 大必起於小
29 7 bīng soldier / troops 而兵不歸
30 7 xíng to walk / to move 君子終日行
31 7 sān three 三年而成
32 6 soil / ground / land 以城與地為罪
33 6 nián year 居五年
34 6 to cut down 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
35 6 hòu after / later 後稷不能羨也
36 6 easy / simple 天下之難事必作于易
37 6 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 智伯兼范
38 6 xué to study / to learn 是學不學也
39 6 to die 身死高梁之東
40 6 shēng to be born / to give birth 甲胄生蟣虱
41 6 zhǔ owner 主父生傳其邦
42 6 guó Guo 虢是也
43 6 ruò weak 將欲弱之
44 5 tīng to listen 不聽宮之奇
45 5 còu between the skin and the flesh 君有疾在腠理
46 5 luàn chaotic / disorderly 亂之楮葉之中而不可別也
47 5 thing / matter 行久之物
48 5 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 漆其首以為溲器
49 5 Wu 越王入宦于吳
50 5 horse 遺之以璧馬
51 5 one 使天地三年而成一葉
52 5 residence / dwelling 居十日
53 5 thin / slender 天下之大事必作於細
54 5 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 不離位曰靜
55 5 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 處小弱而重自卑
56 5 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 簡公失之于田成
57 5 nán difficult / arduous / hard 天下之難事必作于易
58 5 a man / a male adult 夫治國者以名號為罪
59 5 使 shǐ to make / to cause 重則能使輕
60 5 suì to comply with / to follow along 遂卒被分
61 5 gōng public/ common / state-owned 簡公失之于田成
62 5 shī to lose 輕則失臣
63 5 qīng light / not heavy 重則能使輕
64 5 leaf / foliage / petal 宋人有為其君以象為楮葉者
65 5 zhòu Emperor Zhou 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
66 5 reason / logic / truth 君有疾在腠理
67 5 jìng still / calm 則曰靜
68 5 qiáng strong / powerful 強之于黃池
69 4 zhèng government / administration 楚莊王蒞政三年
70 4 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 燕雀處帷幄
71 4 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉兵伐鄭
72 4 to reach 湯熨之所及也
73 4 yòng to use / to apply 則人臣用其勢
74 4 zhòng middle brother 費仲來求
75 4 hǎn rare 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
76 4 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 叔瞻諫曰
77 4 shì power / authority 無勢之謂輕
78 4 xiàn to offer / to present 翟人有獻豐狐
79 4 zuì crime / sin / vice 此以皮之美自為罪
80 4 yán to speak / to say / said 言也
81 4 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 過鄭
82 4 shí ten 居十日
83 4 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao 歸而賞孫叔敖
84 4 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 可以積德
85 4 fēi to fly 不飛不鳴
86 4 yuǎn far / distant 而後可以進速致遠
87 4 a jade bi 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
88 4 míng to cry / to chirp (of birds) 不飛不鳴
89 4 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今在骨髓
90 4 zhù chopsticks 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
91 4 can / may / permissible 罪莫大於可欲
92 4 chéng to mount / to climb onto 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
93 4 five 故可制於五湖
94 4 day of the month / a certain day 居十日
95 4 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 後稷不能羨也
96 4 guì expensive / costly / valuable 而不貴難得之貨
97 4 sòng Song dynasty 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
98 4 zào tense / excited / irritable 靜則能使躁
99 4 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 制在己曰重
100 4 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 失則不可複得矣
101 4 shì matter / thing / item 天下之難事必作于易
102 3 shēn deep 不治將恐深
103 3 zhào Zhao 中行而攻趙不已
104 3 wealth / capital / money / expenses 故不乘天地之資而載一人之身
105 3 a supply cart / a covered wagon / a dray 不離輜重也
106 3 guī to go back / to return 而兵不歸
107 3 gōng a palace 不聽宮之奇
108 3 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 無急患
109 3 to leave behind 遺之以璧馬
110 3 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 故聖人蚤從事焉
111 3 èr two 此二臣者皆爭於腠理者也
112 3 suí to follow 因隨物之容
113 3 to enter 越王入宦于吳
114 3 féi fat / plump / obese 何肥也
115 3 zhōng middle 雲中之樂
116 3 to defend / to resist 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
117 3 skin / hide / fur / feather 玄豹之皮于晉文公
118 3 increase / benefit 臣則益之以為威
119 3 huàn government official 越王入宦于吳
120 3 dào way / road / path 受其璧而假之道
121 3 楚莊王 Chǔ Zhuāng Gōng Duke Zhuang of Chu 楚莊王既勝
122 3 to arise / to get up 大必起於小
123 3 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 善建不拔
124 3 gōng merit 醫之好治不病以為功
125 3 zhān to look at 叔瞻諫曰
126 3 shàng top / a high position 而上亡身死
127 3 strange / unusual / uncanny 不聽宮之奇
128 3 不治 bùzhì hopeless / not able to be saved 不治將恐深
129 3 father 主父生傳其邦
130 3 bái white 白圭之行堤也塞其穴
131 3 人臣 rénchén an official / a non-royal minister 勢重於人臣之間
132 3 鄙人 bǐrén your humble servant / I 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
133 3 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 昔晉公子重耳出亡
134 3 bài to defeat / to vanquish 軍敗晉陽
135 3 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 必固張之
136 3 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 無令有後患
137 3 shòu old age / long life 王壽負書而行
138 3 bào a leopard / a panther 玄豹之皮于晉文公
139 3 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 文王見詈于王門
140 3 Germany 臣則損之以為德
141 3 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 見徐馮于周塗
142 3 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 此皆爭之於小者也
143 3 曾子 céngzǐ Ceng Zi 子夏見曾子
144 3 bǎo a jewel / gem / a treasure 此寶也
145 3 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 歸而賞孫叔敖
146 3 shū book 王壽負書而行
147 3 míng bright / brilliant 見小曰明
148 3 shū father's younger brother 叔瞻諫曰
149 3 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 不若殺之
150 3 jiǔ nine 故九世而祀不絕
151 3 even / equal / uniform 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
152 3 fèi fee / expenses 費仲來求
153 2 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi 莊子諫曰
154 2 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 醫之好治不病以為功
155 2 jiàn to build / to construct 善建不拔
156 2 scold / to abuse verbally / to curse 文王見詈于王門
157 2 mào extremely aged 必旄
158 2 róng to hold / to contain 夫物有常容
159 2 利器 lìqì sharp weapon / effective implement / outstandingly able individual 邦之利器也
160 2 腸胃 chángwèi stomach and intestine / digestive system 君之病在腸胃
161 2 past / former times 昔晉公子重耳出亡
162 2 jié to exhaust 耳目竭於聲色
163 2 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
164 2 to die 遂卒被分
165 2 xiān first 先則恐逮於臣
166 2 chuí to hang / to suspend / to droop 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
167 2 thorns / brambles 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
168 2 武王 Wǔ Wáng Wu Wang / King Wu of Zhou 而武王擒紂於牧野
169 2 a step 百步之室
170 2 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 故知者不以言談教
171 2 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子終日行
172 2 suǒ to search / to inquire 使人索扁鵲
173 2 zǎo a flea / a louse 故聖人蚤從事焉
174 2 bǎi one hundred 百步之室
175 2 故知 gùzhī a close friend over many years 故知者不以言談教
176 2 shì a generation 故九世而祀不絕
177 2 不在 bùzài not here 不在見人
178 2 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 今日晉滅虢
179 2 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 使天地三年而成一葉
180 2 è evil / vice 臧獲不能惡也
181 2 箕子 jīzǐ Jizi 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
182 2 丈人 zhàngrén an old man / an elder 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
183 2 之下 zhīxià below / under 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
184 2 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 頤之忘
185 2 chuán to transmit 遽傳不用
186 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 雲中之樂
187 2 sǔn to injure 臣則損之以為德
188 2 type of cauldron with three hollow legs 紂令膠鬲索之
189 2 dike 千丈之堤
190 2 zāng a slave / success 臧獲不能惡也
191 2 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
192 2 藏書 cáng shū a collection of books / a library collection 知者不藏書
193 2 chǔ a kind of mulberry tree 宋人有為其君以象為楮葉者
194 2 a crack / a split / a fissure 以突隙之煙焚
195 2 zuò to do 天下之難事必作于易
196 2 huǒ fire / flame 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
197 2 cheeks / jaw / chin 倒杖而策銳貫頤
198 2 father's elder brother / uncle 智伯兼范
199 2 meaning / sense 吾入見先王之義則榮之
200 2 yào to want / to wish for 而要大功於天下
201 2 骨髓 gǔsuǐ bone marrow (medulla ossea) 在骨髓
202 2 an item 臣患智之如目也
203 2 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 吾入見先王之義則榮之
204 2 to be terrified / to be afraid / to be frightened 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
205 2 extensive / full 其出彌遠者
206 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 誅大臣五
207 2 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 漆其首以為溲器
208 2 shōu to receive / to accept 祿臣再世而收地
209 2 to bear / to carry 王壽負書而行
210 2 liù six 晉公失之於六卿
211 2 a period of time / phase / stage 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
212 2 無主 wú zhǔ impermanence 故中無主
213 2 féng feng 見徐馮于周塗
214 2 qiū Confucius 登糟丘
215 2 to punish / to penalize 君見罰
216 2 重者 zhòngzhě more serious case / in extreme cases 此離其輜重者也
217 2 to give 因予之
218 2 chē a vehicle 遺之以廣車
219 2 róng glory / honor 吾入見先王之義則榮之
220 2 shù method / tactics 術未盡也
221 2 jiāo glue / gum / resin / rubber 紂令膠鬲索之
222 2 shì to show / to reveal 不可以示人
223 2 tuō to take off 善抱不脫
224 2 disease / sickness / ailment 君有疾在腠理
225 2 a human or animal body 桓侯體痛
226 2 xián virtuous / worthy 此賢公子也
227 2 huò to reap / to harvest 臧獲不能惡也
228 2 a river / a stream 狩於河雍
229 2 富貴 fùguì riches and honor 富貴其可也
230 2 kǒng fearful / apprehensive 不治將恐深
231 2 fén to burn 以突隙之煙焚
232 2 tāi fetus / litter 豹胎
233 2 to take / to get / to fetch 取八城焉
234 2 shèn cautious 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
235 2 禍福 huòfú disaster and happiness 夫事之禍福亦有腠理之地
236 2 guī jade pointed at the top 白圭之行堤也塞其穴
237 2 wēi power / might / prestige 臣則益之以為威
238 2 qín Shaanxi 已逃秦矣
239 2 肌膚 jīfū skin / flesh / a close physical relationship 君之病在肌膚
240 2 to attack by surprise 晉獻公將欲襲虞
241 2 chì wing 三年不翅
242 2 萬物 wànwù all living things 恃萬物之自然而不敢為也
243 2 to break / to ruin / to destroy 大破之
244 2 Tu 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
245 2 hài to injure / to harm to 不以欲自害
246 2 qǐng to ask / to inquire 孫叔敖請漢間之地
247 2 自然 zìrán nature 隨自然
248 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 相守數年不已
249 2 無常 wúcháng irregular 知者無常事
250 2 大功 dàgōng great merit / great service 而要大功於天下
251 2 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 今君後則欲逮臣
252 2 xià summer 子夏見曾子
253 2 chí a pool / a pond 強之于黃池
254 2 huò a misfortune / a calamity / a disaster 禍莫大於不知足
255 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 文公受客皮而歎曰
256 2 厚待 hòudài to treat generously / to be hospitable 君厚待之
257 2 yōng harmony 狩於河雍
258 2 wén to hear 列子聞之曰
259 2 xué cave / cavity / hole 以螻蟻之穴潰
260 2 guǎng wide / large / vast 遺之以廣車
261 2 wèi position / location / place 不離位曰靜
262 2 Xu 徐偃王是也
263 2 不為 bùwéi to not do 不為而成
264 2 ài to love 是愛之也
265 2 fēng abundant / rich / lush / bountiful 翟人有獻豐狐
266 2 gōng to attack / to assault 中行而攻趙不已
267 2 不受 bùshòu to not accept 子罕不受
268 2 shì room / bedroom 百步之室
269 2 無道 wú dào tyrannical / brutal 天下無道
270 2 知者 zhī zhě the wise 知者無常事
271 2 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 越王之霸也不病宦
272 2 調 tiáo to harmonize 人心調于馬
273 2 chéng a city / a town 以城與地為罪
274 2 alone / independent / single / sole 唯孫叔敖獨在
275 2 shǎo few 族必起於少
276 2 不悅 bùyuè displeased 桓侯又不悅
277 2 god of cereals 後稷不能羨也
278 2 zhǐ to stop / to halt 有鳥止南方之阜
279 2 神明 shénmíng deities / gods 神明之戶牖也
280 2 bēi a cup / a glass 必將犀玉之杯
281 2 不已 bùyǐ endlessly / incessantly 相守數年不已
282 2 bǎn a block of printing / an edition 周有玉版
283 1 茅屋 máowū thatched cottage 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
284 1 jià to sow grain 故冬耕之稼
285 1 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂也
286 1 zhì sign / mark / flag 是以志之難也
287 1 賞罰 shǎngfá reward and punishment 賞罰者
288 1 羽翼 yǔyì wing / (fig.) assistant 將以長羽翼
289 1 tòng to feel pain / to ache 桓侯體痛
290 1 處士 chùshì an official that is talented but prefers seclusion 舉處士六
291 1 不予 bùyǔ to withhold / to refuse 文王不予
292 1 得志 dezhì to succeed 周惡賢者之得志也
293 1 yuān a gulf / an abyss 人君之淵也
294 1 高梁 gāoliáng Takahashi 身死高梁之東
295 1 無水 wúshuǐ anhydrous / waterless / dehydrated 是以白圭無水難
296 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 血流至於地而不知
297 1 valley / gorge / ravine 不穀知之矣
298 1 大臣 dàchén chancellor / minister 誅大臣五
299 1 祭祀 jìsì to give an offering 子孫以其祭祀
300 1 sharp 必將犀玉之杯
301 1 不絕 bùjué unending / uninterrupted 故九世而祀不絕
302 1 huì intelligent / clever 而慧者不以藏書篋
303 1 zhàn war / fighting / battle 兩者戰於胸中
304 1 jià vacation 受其璧而假之道
305 1 積德 jīdé to accumulate merit / to do good / to give to charity 可以積德
306 1 jiāo suburbs / outskirts 戎馬生於郊
307 1 hair 無令發
308 1 a government official / a magistrate 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
309 1 無聲 wúshēng noiseless / voiceless / silent 嘿然無聲
310 1 zhàng a cane / a walking stick / a staff 倒杖而策銳貫頤
311 1 shì to look at / to see 能並視
312 1 yùn to iron 湯熨之所及也
313 1 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 反滅虞
314 1 勾踐 gòujiàn Gou Jian 勾踐入宦于吳
315 1 unpolished gem / uncarved jade 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
316 1 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫宮之奇諫曰
317 1 豐年 fēngnián prosperous year / year with bumper harvest 豐年大禾
318 1 tāng soup 湯熨之所及也
319 1 境內 jìngnèi within the borders / domestic 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
320 1 遠大 yuǎndà long-range 敬細以遠大者也
321 1 莊王 Zhuāng Wáng King Zhuang of Zhou 莊王不為小害善
322 1 而立 érlì to turn 30 years old with accomplishments 因資而立功
323 1 人心 rénxīn popular feeling 人心調于馬
324 1 kuī to peep / to watch / to spy on / to pry 不窺於牖
325 1 jūn army / military 軍敗晉陽
326 1 兩者 liǎng zhě both sides 兩者戰於胸中
327 1 miào wonderful / fantastic 是謂要妙
328 1 guest / visitor 文公受客皮而歎曰
329 1 shè to set up / to establish 設砲烙
330 1 to give an offering in a religious ceremony 故九世而祀不絕
331 1 to bewitch / to charm / to infatuate 雖知大迷
332 1 tàn to sigh 文公受客皮而歎曰
333 1 shēng sound 大音希聲
334 1 舉事 jǔshì to rise in revolt 隨時以舉事
335 1 wàn ten thousand 萬乘之主
336 1 所屬 suǒshǔ to be subordinate to 司命之所屬
337 1 sàng to lose / to die 喪地數百里
338 1 大器 dàqì heaven 大器晚成
339 1 to dance / to posture / to prance 於是王壽因焚其書而舞之
340 1 lín to face / to overlook 臨酒池
341 1 火齊 huǒjì ceramic glaze 火齊之所及也
342 1 知足 zhīzú to be content 知足之為足矣
343 1 起事 qǐ shì to send soldiers to a conflict 起事於無形
344 1 沖天 chōngtiān to soar / to rocket 飛必沖天
345 1 賢者 xiánzhě a wise man / a worthy person 周惡賢者之得志也
346 1 a family clan 族必起於少
347 1 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang 軍敗晉陽
348 1 wèi Eighth earthly branch 其未兆易謀也
349 1 錦衣 jǐnyī apparel 則錦衣九重
350 1 血流 xuèliú blood flow 血流至於地而不知
351 1 shì to rely upon 恃萬物之自然而不敢為也
352 1 diagram / picture / drawing / chart 圖難於其易也
353 1 qiào hole / opening / orifice 空竅者
354 1 祿 good fortune 祿臣再世而收地
355 1 yǐn to hide / to conceal 右司馬御座而與王隱曰
356 1 huò goods / products / commodities 而不貴難得之貨
357 1 shǒu head 漆其首以為溲器
358 1 避難 bìnán to take refuge / to seek asylum 此皆慎易以避難
359 1 洗馬 xǐmǎ herald to the crown prince 身執干戈為吳王洗馬
360 1 to stop / to cease / to suspend 罷朝
361 1 hàn Han Chinese 孫叔敖請漢間之地
362 1 不休 bùxiū endlessly / ceaselessly 攻擊不休
363 1 戶牖 hùyǒu door and window / the home 神明之戶牖也
364 1 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 文王見詈于王門
365 1 cǎn tragic / miserable / wretched 咎莫慘於欲得
366 1 明日 míngrì tomorrow 明日虞必隨之亡
367 1 chóu hatred / animosity / enmity 知伯將襲仇由
368 1 shǔ to count 不隨道理之數而學一人之智
369 1 dēng to rise / to mount / to board / to climb 登糟丘
370 1 jìn nearby 則所遺在近也
371 1 to be swift 遽傳不用
372 1 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 夫治國者以名號為罪
373 1 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 已逃秦矣
374 1 聽政 tīngzhèng to govern 乃自聽政
375 1 duǎn short 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
376 1 胸中 xiōngzhōng one's mind 兩者戰於胸中
377 1 之類 zhī lèi and so on / and such 有形之類
378 1 líng mound / hill / mountain 吳兵既勝齊人于艾陵
379 1 fán complicated / complex 毫芒繁澤
380 1 外貌 wàimào profile / appearance 精神竭於外貌
381 1 lái to come 費仲來求
382 1 a kind of pheasant 翟人有獻豐狐
383 1 自卑 zìbēi feeling inferior 處小弱而重自卑
384 1 文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu 文公受客皮而歎曰
385 1 dào to rob / to steal 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
386 1 jīng stem / stalk 豐殺莖柯
387 1 王子 wángzǐ a prince 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
388 1 fox 翟人有獻豐狐
389 1 wèn to ask 桓侯故使人問之
390 1 世世 shìshì from age to age 世世不輟
391 1 a garden / an orchard 紂為肉圃
392 1 見人 jiànrén to meet somebody 不在見人
393 1 不變 bùbiàn unchanging / constant 顏色不變
394 1 shí knowledge / understanding 無從識之
395 1 jié eyelashes 能見百步之外而不能自見其睫
396 1 治病 zhìbìng to treat an illness 故良醫之治病也
397 1 大於 dàyú to be greater than 為大於其細也
398 1 wèi Wei Dynasty 魏反之
399 1 安于 ānyú to feel contented with 馬體安于車
400 1 power / force / strength 以一人之力
401 1 司馬 sīmǎ official post of minister of war 右司馬御座而與王隱曰
402 1 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu 故能殺夫差于姑蘇
403 1 pào gun / cannon 設砲烙
404 1 chà to differ 故能殺夫差于姑蘇
405 1 數百 shù bǎi several hundred 喪地數百里
406 1 earth / soil / dirt 以為象箸必不加於土鉶
407 1 dōng east 身死高梁之東
408 1 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 術已盡
409 1 cún to exist / to survive 邦以存為常
410 1 徐州 Xúzhōu Xuzhou 敗之徐州
411 1 fèn manure / dung / excrement 卻走馬以糞
412 1 ròu meat / muscle 紂為肉圃
413 1 qiāo to raise one's foot 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
414 1 shí a rock / a stone 針石之所及也
415 1 shǐ beginning / start 故怖其始
416 1 wǎn evening / night 大器晚成
417 1 chǔ state of Chu 楚邦之法
418 1 無形 wúxíng formless / invisible 起事於無形
419 1 yān smoke / soot 以突隙之煙焚
420 1 資費 zīfèi (postal, telecom etc) service charge 而資費仲玉版者
421 1 sāi to stop up / to block / to seal / to cork 白圭之行堤也塞其穴
422 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 脣亡而齒寒
423 1 牧野 Mùyě Muye 而武王擒紂於牧野
424 1 言談 yántán discourse / words / utterance / what one says / manner of speech 故知者不以言談教
425 1 shòu to hunt 狩於河雍
426 1 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 恃萬物之自然而不敢為也
427 1 rice plant 豐年大禾
428 1 yǎn to lie / to lay down 徐偃王是也
429 1 干戈 gāngē arms / weapons 身執干戈為吳王洗馬
430 1 guàn to go through 倒杖而策銳貫頤
431 1 走馬 zǒumǎ to ride a galloping horse 卻走馬以糞
432 1 sōu to urinate 漆其首以為溲器
433 1 dài to represent / to substitute / to replace 故雖有代
434 1 眾人 zhòngrén everyone 複歸眾人之所過也
435 1 to pull up / to pull out / to select / to promote 善建不拔
436 1 假道 jiàdào via / by way of 晉獻公以垂棘之璧假道于虞而伐虢
437 1 聲色 shēng sè tone of voice 耳目竭於聲色
438 1 zhuāng a village 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
439 1 名號 mínghào name 夫治國者以名號為罪
440 1 axe-handle 豐殺莖柯
441 1 大事 dàshì a major event 天下之大事必作於細
442 1 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 其安易持也
443 1 之中 zhīzhōng inside 亂之楮葉之中而不可別也
444 1 inside / interior 喪地數百里
445 1 獲利 huòlì to profit 用萬物之能而獲利其上
446 1 至於 zhìyú as for / as to say / speaking of 血流至於地而不知
447 1 子孫 zǐsūn descendents 子孫以其祭祀
448 1 甲胄 jiǎzhòu armour 甲胄生蟣虱
449 1 jiǎn simple / terse / succinct 簡公失之于田成
450 1 食祿 shílù to draw government pay / to be in public service / salary of an official 此人遂以功食祿于宋邦
451 1 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 而後可以進速致遠
452 1 qiú to request 費仲來求
453 1 不知足 bùzhīzú to be discontent 禍莫大於不知足
454 1 bào to embrace / to hold in arms / to hug 善抱不脫
455 1 道理 dàolǐ a principle 不隨道理之數而學一人之智
456 1 evil / wrong / fraud 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
457 1 勝負 shèngfù victory or defeat / the outcome of a battle 未知勝負
458 1 \N 故臒
459 1 měi beautiful 此以皮之美自為罪
460 1 耳目 ěrmù eyes and ears / attention / information / knowledge / spies 耳目竭於聲色
461 1 to join / to combine 合諸侯于宋
462 1 燕雀 yānquè brambling 燕雀處帷幄
463 1 to bend / to flex 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
464 1 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 智伯兼范
465 1 中行 zhōng háng Bank of China 中行而攻趙不已
466 1 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 咎莫慘於欲得
467 1 qīng minister / high officer 晉公失之於六卿
468 1 天道 Tiān Dào Heavenly Realm / Deva Realm 可以知天道
469 1 chún lip 脣亡而齒寒
470 1 shí food / food and drink 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
471 1 未盡 wèijìn not fulfilled 術未盡也
472 1 隨時 suíshí at any time 隨時以舉事
473 1 于田 yútián Yutian 簡公失之于田成
474 1 wàng to gaze / to look towards 扁鵲望桓侯而還走
475 1 proper / suitable / appropriate 宜為君子器
476 1 a lake 故可制於五湖
477 1 在於 zàiyú in / consist of 而先後心皆在於臣
478 1 不見 bújiàn to not see 不見而明
479 1 to defend / to resist 右司馬御座而與王隱曰
480 1 gēng soup / broth 象箸玉杯必不羹菽藿
481 1 huáng yellow 強之于黃池
482 1 後患 hòuhuàn a later tragedy 無令有後患
483 1 chǐ tooth / teeth 脣亡而齒寒
484 1 lào to brand / to bake 設砲烙
485 1 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 則後稷不足
486 1 medicine / doctor 醫之好治不病以為功
487 1 沙石 shā shí sand and stones 沙石之處
488 1 半年 bànnián half a year 處半年
489 1 太公 tàigōng great-grandfather 文王舉太公于渭濱者
490 1 xīn heart 而先後心皆在於臣
491 1 ěr ear 昔晉公子重耳出亡
492 1 無奈 wúnài helpless / without choice / for lack of better option / grudgingly 無奈何也
493 1 sufficient / enough 知足之為足矣
494 1 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 所廢者十
495 1 精神 jīngshén spirit / vigor / vitality / drive 精神竭於外貌
496 1 abundant 有鳥止南方之阜
497 1 guǎ few 則物之有葉者寡矣
498 1 zuò seat 右司馬御座而與王隱曰
499 1 久之 jiǔ zhī for a long time 行久之物
500 1 ài Ai 吳兵既勝齊人于艾陵

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 125 zhī him / her / them / that 玄豹之皮于晉文公
2 72 also / too 徐偃王是也
3 64 yuē to speak / to say 則曰靜
4 54 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故曰
5 51 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 而兵不歸
6 47 not / no 而兵不歸
7 35 in / at 戎馬生於郊
8 33 so as to / in order to 卻走馬以糞
9 28 his / hers / its / theirs 漆其首以為溲器
10 26 otherwise / but / however 則曰靜
11 25 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
12 23 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 夫治國者以名號為罪
13 22 wèi for / to 此以皮之美自為罪
14 19 jiàn to see 君見賞
15 18 this / these 此以皮之美自為罪
16 18 rén person / people / a human being 翟人有獻豐狐
17 18 in / at 玄豹之皮于晉文公
18 15 zài in / at 唯孫叔敖獨在
19 15 desire 罪莫大於可欲
20 15 wáng Wang 徐偃王是也
21 14 certainly / must / will / necessarily 必固張之
22 12 chén minister / statesman / official 祿臣再世而收地
23 12 yǒu is / are / to exist 翟人有獻豐狐
24 12 no 無急患
25 12 bāng nation / country / state 故邦亡身死
26 11 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 將欲翕之
27 11 扁鵲 Biǎnquè Bian Que 扁鵲見蔡桓公
28 10 concerned about / anxious / worried
29 10 hóu marquis / lord 桓侯曰
30 10 huán big 桓侯曰
31 10 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 楚莊王既勝
32 10 child / son 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
33 9 天下 tiānxià China 天下有道
34 9 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 湯熨之所及也
35 9 naturally / of course / certainly 此以皮之美自為罪
36 9 precious 必將犀玉之杯
37 9 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 醫之好治不病以為功
38 9 zhòng heavy 制在己曰重
39 9 wèi to call 孫叔敖之謂也
40 9 jìn shanxi 晉公失之於六卿
41 8 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以生幽而死
42 8 zhī to know 知伯將襲仇由
43 8 shēn human body / torso 身死高梁之東
44 7 xiàng figure / image / appearance 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
45 7 wáng to die 故邦亡身死
46 7 shì is / are / am / to be 徐偃王是也
47 7 zhèng Zheng 過鄭
48 7 néng can / able 重則能使輕
49 7 big / great / huge / large / major 大必起於小
50 7 bīng soldier / troops 而兵不歸
51 7 xíng to walk / to move 君子終日行
52 7 sān three 三年而成
53 6 final particle 知足之為足矣
54 6 soil / ground / land 以城與地為罪
55 6 nián year 居五年
56 6 to cut down 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
57 6 hòu after / later 後稷不能羨也
58 6 easy / simple 天下之難事必作于易
59 6 yòu again / also 桓侯又不悅
60 6 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 智伯兼范
61 6 xué to study / to learn 是學不學也
62 6 to die 身死高梁之東
63 6 shēng to be born / to give birth 甲胄生蟣虱
64 6 yuè more 越王入宦于吳
65 6 zhǔ owner 主父生傳其邦
66 6 guó Guo 虢是也
67 6 ruò weak 將欲弱之
68 5 tīng to listen 不聽宮之奇
69 5 còu between the skin and the flesh 君有疾在腠理
70 5 luàn chaotic / disorderly 亂之楮葉之中而不可別也
71 5 thing / matter 行久之物
72 5 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 漆其首以為溲器
73 5 suī although / even though 故雖有代
74 5 Wu 越王入宦于吳
75 5 and 以城與地為罪
76 5 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 此皆慎易以避難
77 5 horse 遺之以璧馬
78 5 one 使天地三年而成一葉
79 5 residence / dwelling 居十日
80 5 thin / slender 天下之大事必作於細
81 5 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 不離位曰靜
82 5 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 處小弱而重自卑
83 5 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 簡公失之于田成
84 5 nán difficult / arduous / hard 天下之難事必作于易
85 5 a man / a male adult 夫治國者以名號為罪
86 5 使 shǐ to make / to cause 重則能使輕
87 5 suì to comply with / to follow along 遂卒被分
88 5 gōng public/ common / state-owned 簡公失之于田成
89 5 shī to lose 輕則失臣
90 5 yīn because 於是王壽因焚其書而舞之
91 5 qīng light / not heavy 重則能使輕
92 5 leaf / foliage / petal 宋人有為其君以象為楮葉者
93 5 zhòu Emperor Zhou 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
94 5 reason / logic / truth 君有疾在腠理
95 5 jìng still / calm 則曰靜
96 5 qiáng strong / powerful 強之于黃池
97 5 chū to go out / to leave 扁鵲出
98 4 zhèng government / administration 楚莊王蒞政三年
99 4 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 燕雀處帷幄
100 4 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉兵伐鄭
101 4 to reach 湯熨之所及也
102 4 yòng to use / to apply 則人臣用其勢
103 4 zhòng middle brother 費仲來求
104 4 hǎn rare 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
105 4 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 叔瞻諫曰
106 4 shì power / authority 無勢之謂輕
107 4 xiàn to offer / to present 翟人有獻豐狐
108 4 zuì crime / sin / vice 此以皮之美自為罪
109 4 yán to speak / to say / said 言也
110 4 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 過鄭
111 4 shí ten 居十日
112 4 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao 歸而賞孫叔敖
113 4 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 可以積德
114 4 fēi to fly 不飛不鳴
115 4 yuǎn far / distant 而後可以進速致遠
116 4 a jade bi 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
117 4 already / afterwards 超然已無趙矣
118 4 míng to cry / to chirp (of birds) 不飛不鳴
119 4 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今在骨髓
120 4 zhù chopsticks 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
121 4 can / may / permissible 罪莫大於可欲
122 4 chéng to mount / to climb onto 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
123 4 five 故可制於五湖
124 4 day of the month / a certain day 居十日
125 4 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 後稷不能羨也
126 4 guì expensive / costly / valuable 而不貴難得之貨
127 4 sòng Song dynasty 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
128 4 zào tense / excited / irritable 靜則能使躁
129 4 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 制在己曰重
130 4 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 失則不可複得矣
131 4 what / where / which 無奈何也
132 4 shì matter / thing / item 天下之難事必作于易
133 3 shēn deep 不治將恐深
134 3 zhào Zhao 中行而攻趙不已
135 3 wealth / capital / money / expenses 故不乘天地之資而載一人之身
136 3 a supply cart / a covered wagon / a dray 不離輜重也
137 3 guī to go back / to return 而兵不歸
138 3 gōng a palace 不聽宮之奇
139 3 de potential marker 咎莫慘於欲得
140 3 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 無急患
141 3 to leave behind 遺之以璧馬
142 3 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 故聖人蚤從事焉
143 3 èr two 此二臣者皆爭於腠理者也
144 3 suí to follow 因隨物之容
145 3 fēi not / non- / un- 非相德也
146 3 to enter 越王入宦于吳
147 3 féi fat / plump / obese 何肥也
148 3 zhōng middle 雲中之樂
149 3 to defend / to resist 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
150 3 skin / hide / fur / feather 玄豹之皮于晉文公
151 3 increase / benefit 臣則益之以為威
152 3 huàn government official 越王入宦于吳
153 3 dào way / road / path 受其璧而假之道
154 3 again / more / repeatedly 失則不可複得矣
155 3 楚莊王 Chǔ Zhuāng Gōng Duke Zhuang of Chu 楚莊王既勝
156 3 to arise / to get up 大必起於小
157 3 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 邦以存為常
158 3 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 善建不拔
159 3 gōng merit 醫之好治不病以為功
160 3 zhān to look at 叔瞻諫曰
161 3 shàng top / a high position 而上亡身死
162 3 strange / unusual / uncanny 不聽宮之奇
163 3 不治 bùzhì hopeless / not able to be saved 不治將恐深
164 3 father 主父生傳其邦
165 3 bái white 白圭之行堤也塞其穴
166 3 人臣 rénchén an official / a non-royal minister 勢重於人臣之間
167 3 鄙人 bǐrén your humble servant / I 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
168 3 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 昔晉公子重耳出亡
169 3 bài to defeat / to vanquish 軍敗晉陽
170 3 such as / for example / for instance 則禍福雖如丘山
171 3 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 必固張之
172 3 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 無令有後患
173 3 shòu old age / long life 王壽負書而行
174 3 bào a leopard / a panther 玄豹之皮于晉文公
175 3 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 文王見詈于王門
176 3 Germany 臣則損之以為德
177 3 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 相守數年不已
178 3 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 見徐馮于周塗
179 3 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 此皆爭之於小者也
180 3 曾子 céngzǐ Ceng Zi 子夏見曾子
181 3 bǎo a jewel / gem / a treasure 此寶也
182 3 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 歸而賞孫叔敖
183 3 shū book 王壽負書而行
184 3 míng bright / brilliant 見小曰明
185 3 shū father's younger brother 叔瞻諫曰
186 3 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 不若殺之
187 3 expresses question or doubt 故靜則建乎德
188 3 jiǔ nine 故九世而祀不絕
189 3 even / equal / uniform 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
190 3 fèi fee / expenses 費仲來求
191 2 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi 莊子諫曰
192 2 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 醫之好治不病以為功
193 2 jiàn to build / to construct 善建不拔
194 2 scold / to abuse verbally / to curse 文王見詈于王門
195 2 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 乃自聽政
196 2 mào extremely aged 必旄
197 2 róng to hold / to contain 夫物有常容
198 2 利器 lìqì sharp weapon / effective implement / outstandingly able individual 邦之利器也
199 2 莫大 mòdà greatest / most important 罪莫大於可欲
200 2 腸胃 chángwèi stomach and intestine / digestive system 君之病在腸胃
201 2 past / former times 昔晉公子重耳出亡
202 2 jié to exhaust 耳目竭於聲色
203 2 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 而觀之伐齊以弊吳
204 2 to die 遂卒被分
205 2 xiān first 先則恐逮於臣
206 2 chuí to hang / to suspend / to droop 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
207 2 thorns / brambles 虞君欲屈產之乘與垂棘之璧
208 2 武王 Wǔ Wáng Wu Wang / King Wu of Zhou 而武王擒紂於牧野
209 2 a step 百步之室
210 2 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 故知者不以言談教
211 2 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子終日行
212 2 suǒ to search / to inquire 使人索扁鵲
213 2 zǎo a flea / a louse 故聖人蚤從事焉
214 2 bǎi one hundred 百步之室
215 2 故知 gùzhī a close friend over many years 故知者不以言談教
216 2 shì a generation 故九世而祀不絕
217 2 不在 bùzài not here 不在見人
218 2 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 今日晉滅虢
219 2 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 使天地三年而成一葉
220 2 è evil / vice 臧獲不能惡也
221 2 箕子 jīzǐ Jizi 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
222 2 丈人 zhàngrén an old man / an elder 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
223 2 之下 zhīxià below / under 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
224 2 also / too 夫事之禍福亦有腠理之地
225 2 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 頤之忘
226 2 chuán to transmit 遽傳不用
227 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 雲中之樂
228 2 sǔn to injure 臣則損之以為德
229 2 type of cauldron with three hollow legs 紂令膠鬲索之
230 2 dike 千丈之堤
231 2 zāng a slave / success 臧獲不能惡也
232 2 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
233 2 藏書 cáng shū a collection of books / a library collection 知者不藏書
234 2 chǔ a kind of mulberry tree 宋人有為其君以象為楮葉者
235 2 a crack / a split / a fissure 以突隙之煙焚
236 2 zuò to do 天下之難事必作于易
237 2 huǒ fire / flame 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
238 2 cheeks / jaw / chin 倒杖而策銳貫頤
239 2 father's elder brother / uncle 智伯兼范
240 2 meaning / sense 吾入見先王之義則榮之
241 2 I 吾畏其卒
242 2 yào to want / to wish for 而要大功於天下
243 2 bìng and / furthermore / also 能並智
244 2 míng measure word for people 此為何名
245 2 骨髓 gǔsuǐ bone marrow (medulla ossea) 在骨髓
246 2 an item 臣患智之如目也
247 2 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 吾入見先王之義則榮之
248 2 to be terrified / to be afraid / to be frightened 昔者紂為象箸而箕子怖
249 2 duì to / toward 對曰
250 2 extensive / full 其出彌遠者
251 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 誅大臣五
252 2 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 漆其首以為溲器
253 2 shōu to receive / to accept 祿臣再世而收地
254 2 to bear / to carry 王壽負書而行
255 2 liù six 晉公失之於六卿
256 2 yān where / how 故聖人蚤從事焉
257 2 a period of time / phase / stage 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
258 2 無主 wú zhǔ impermanence 故中無主
259 2 féng feng 見徐馮于周塗
260 2 qiū Confucius 登糟丘
261 2 不用 búyòng need not 遽傳不用
262 2 to punish / to penalize 君見罰
263 2 重者 zhòngzhě more serious case / in extreme cases 此離其輜重者也
264 2 to give 因予之
265 2 chē a vehicle 遺之以廣車
266 2 róng glory / honor 吾入見先王之義則榮之
267 2 shù method / tactics 術未盡也
268 2 jiāo glue / gum / resin / rubber 紂令膠鬲索之
269 2 shì to show / to reveal 不可以示人
270 2 tuō to take off 善抱不脫
271 2 disease / sickness / ailment 君有疾在腠理
272 2 a human or animal body 桓侯體痛
273 2 xián virtuous / worthy 此賢公子也
274 2 huò to reap / to harvest 臧獲不能惡也
275 2 a river / a stream 狩於河雍
276 2 富貴 fùguì riches and honor 富貴其可也
277 2 kǒng fearful / apprehensive 不治將恐深
278 2 fén to burn 以突隙之煙焚
279 2 tāi fetus / litter 豹胎
280 2 hái also / in addition / more 扁鵲望桓侯而還走
281 2 to take / to get / to fetch 取八城焉
282 2 shèn cautious 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
283 2 禍福 huòfú disaster and happiness 夫事之禍福亦有腠理之地
284 2 guī jade pointed at the top 白圭之行堤也塞其穴
285 2 wēi power / might / prestige 臣則益之以為威
286 2 jiān measure word for rooms, houses, luggage, etc 孫叔敖請漢間之地
287 2 qín Shaanxi 已逃秦矣
288 2 肌膚 jīfū skin / flesh / a close physical relationship 君之病在肌膚
289 2 to attack by surprise 晉獻公將欲襲虞
290 2 chì wing 三年不翅
291 2 萬物 wànwù all living things 恃萬物之自然而不敢為也
292 2 to break / to ruin / to destroy 大破之
293 2 Tu 丈人之慎火也塗其隙
294 2 hài to injure / to harm to 不以欲自害
295 2 qǐng to ask / to inquire 孫叔敖請漢間之地
296 2 自然 zìrán nature 隨自然
297 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 相守數年不已
298 2 無常 wúcháng irregular 知者無常事
299 2 大功 dàgōng great merit / great service 而要大功於天下
300 2 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 今君後則欲逮臣
301 2 xià summer 子夏見曾子
302 2 chí a pool / a pond 強之于黃池
303 2 huò a misfortune / a calamity / a disaster 禍莫大於不知足
304 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 文公受客皮而歎曰
305 2 厚待 hòudài to treat generously / to be hospitable 君厚待之
306 2 yōng harmony 狩於河雍
307 2 yīng should / ought 桓侯不應
308 2 wén to hear 列子聞之曰
309 2 xué cave / cavity / hole 以螻蟻之穴潰
310 2 guǎng wide / large / vast 遺之以廣車
311 2 wèi position / location / place 不離位曰靜
312 2 Xu 徐偃王是也
313 2 不為 bùwéi to not do 不為而成
314 2 ài to love 是愛之也
315 2 fēng abundant / rich / lush / bountiful 翟人有獻豐狐
316 2 gōng to attack / to assault 中行而攻趙不已
317 2 不受 bùshòu to not accept 子罕不受
318 2 already / since 楚莊王既勝
319 2 shì room / bedroom 百步之室
320 2 I / me / my 我以不受子玉為寶
321 2 無道 wú dào tyrannical / brutal 天下無道
322 2 zhāng a sheet / a leaf 張之于江
323 2 知者 zhī zhě the wise 知者無常事
324 2 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 越王之霸也不病宦
325 2 調 tiáo to harmonize 人心調于馬
326 2 chéng a city / a town 以城與地為罪
327 2 alone / independent / single / sole 唯孫叔敖獨在
328 2 shǎo few 族必起於少
329 2 again / more / repeatedly 扁鵲復見曰
330 2 不悅 bùyuè displeased 桓侯又不悅
331 2 god of cereals 後稷不能羨也
332 2 zhǐ to stop / to halt 有鳥止南方之阜
333 2 神明 shénmíng deities / gods 神明之戶牖也
334 2 bēi a cup / a glass 必將犀玉之杯
335 2 不已 bùyǐ endlessly / incessantly 相守數年不已
336 2 bǎn a block of printing / an edition 周有玉版
337 1 茅屋 máowū thatched cottage 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
338 1 jià to sow grain 故冬耕之稼
339 1 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂也
340 1 zhì sign / mark / flag 是以志之難也
341 1 賞罰 shǎngfá reward and punishment 賞罰者
342 1 羽翼 yǔyì wing / (fig.) assistant 將以長羽翼
343 1 於是 yúshì thereupon / as a result / consequently / thus / hence 於是王壽因焚其書而舞之
344 1 tòng to feel pain / to ache 桓侯體痛
345 1 處士 chùshì an official that is talented but prefers seclusion 舉處士六
346 1 不予 bùyǔ to withhold / to refuse 文王不予
347 1 得志 dezhì to succeed 周惡賢者之得志也
348 1 yuān a gulf / an abyss 人君之淵也
349 1 高梁 gāoliáng Takahashi 身死高梁之東
350 1 無水 wúshuǐ anhydrous / waterless / dehydrated 是以白圭無水難
351 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 血流至於地而不知
352 1 valley / gorge / ravine 不穀知之矣
353 1 大臣 dàchén chancellor / minister 誅大臣五
354 1 祭祀 jìsì to give an offering 子孫以其祭祀
355 1 然則 ránzé then / in that case 然則叔瞻
356 1 sharp 必將犀玉之杯
357 1 不絕 bùjué unending / uninterrupted 故九世而祀不絕
358 1 huì intelligent / clever 而慧者不以藏書篋
359 1 zhàn war / fighting / battle 兩者戰於胸中
360 1 俄而 éér very soon / before long 俄而與於期逐
361 1 jià vacation 受其璧而假之道
362 1 積德 jīdé to accumulate merit / to do good / to give to charity 可以積德
363 1 jiāo suburbs / outskirts 戎馬生於郊
364 1 hair 無令發
365 1 a government official / a magistrate 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
366 1 無聲 wúshēng noiseless / voiceless / silent 嘿然無聲
367 1 zhàng a cane / a walking stick / a staff 倒杖而策銳貫頤
368 1 shì to look at / to see 能並視
369 1 yùn to iron 湯熨之所及也
370 1 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 反滅虞
371 1 勾踐 gòujiàn Gou Jian 勾踐入宦于吳
372 1 unpolished gem / uncarved jade 宋之鄙人得璞玉而獻之子罕
373 1 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫宮之奇諫曰
374 1 豐年 fēngnián prosperous year / year with bumper harvest 豐年大禾
375 1 何以 héyǐ why 上何以調于馬
376 1 tāng soup 湯熨之所及也
377 1 境內 jìngnèi within the borders / domestic 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
378 1 遠大 yuǎndà long-range 敬細以遠大者也
379 1 莊王 Zhuāng Wáng King Zhuang of Zhou 莊王不為小害善
380 1 為何 wèihé why 此為何名
381 1 而立 érlì to turn 30 years old with accomplishments 因資而立功
382 1 人心 rénxīn popular feeling 人心調于馬
383 1 kuī to peep / to watch / to spy on / to pry 不窺於牖
384 1 jūn army / military 軍敗晉陽
385 1 兩者 liǎng zhě both sides 兩者戰於胸中
386 1 miào wonderful / fantastic 是謂要妙
387 1 guest / visitor 文公受客皮而歎曰
388 1 shè to set up / to establish 設砲烙
389 1 to give an offering in a religious ceremony 故九世而祀不絕
390 1 to bewitch / to charm / to infatuate 雖知大迷
391 1 tàn to sigh 文公受客皮而歎曰
392 1 shēng sound 大音希聲
393 1 舉事 jǔshì to rise in revolt 隨時以舉事
394 1 wàn ten thousand 萬乘之主
395 1 所屬 suǒshǔ to be subordinate to 司命之所屬
396 1 隨之 suízhī thereupon / subsequently / accordingly 明日虞必隨之亡
397 1 sàng to lose / to die 喪地數百里
398 1 大器 dàqì heaven 大器晚成
399 1 to dance / to posture / to prance 於是王壽因焚其書而舞之
400 1 lín to face / to overlook 臨酒池
401 1 火齊 huǒjì ceramic glaze 火齊之所及也
402 1 知足 zhīzú to be content 知足之為足矣
403 1 起事 qǐ shì to send soldiers to a conflict 起事於無形
404 1 沖天 chōngtiān to soar / to rocket 飛必沖天
405 1 賢者 xiánzhě a wise man / a worthy person 周惡賢者之得志也
406 1 a family clan 族必起於少
407 1 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang 軍敗晉陽
408 1 wèi Eighth earthly branch 其未兆易謀也
409 1 錦衣 jǐnyī apparel 則錦衣九重
410 1 血流 xuèliú blood flow 血流至於地而不知
411 1 shì to rely upon 恃萬物之自然而不敢為也
412 1 self 制在己曰重
413 1 diagram / picture / drawing / chart 圖難於其易也
414 1 qiào hole / opening / orifice 空竅者
415 1 祿 good fortune 祿臣再世而收地
416 1 yǐn to hide / to conceal 右司馬御座而與王隱曰
417 1 huò goods / products / commodities 而不貴難得之貨
418 1 shǒu head 漆其首以為溲器
419 1 避難 bìnán to take refuge / to seek asylum 此皆慎易以避難
420 1 洗馬 xǐmǎ herald to the crown prince 身執干戈為吳王洗馬
421 1 to stop / to cease / to suspend 罷朝
422 1 hàn Han Chinese 孫叔敖請漢間之地
423 1 不休 bùxiū endlessly / ceaselessly 攻擊不休
424 1 戶牖 hùyǒu door and window / the home 神明之戶牖也
425 1 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 文王見詈于王門
426 1 cǎn tragic / miserable / wretched 咎莫慘於欲得
427 1 明日 míngrì tomorrow 明日虞必隨之亡
428 1 chóu hatred / animosity / enmity 知伯將襲仇由
429 1 shǔ to count 不隨道理之數而學一人之智
430 1 dēng to rise / to mount / to board / to climb 登糟丘
431 1 而後 érhòu after that / then 而後可以進速致遠
432 1 jìn nearby 則所遺在近也
433 1 to be swift 遽傳不用
434 1 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 夫治國者以名號為罪
435 1 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 已逃秦矣
436 1 bié do not / must not 亂之楮葉之中而不可別也
437 1 聽政 tīngzhèng to govern 乃自聽政
438 1 duǎn short 豹胎必不衣短褐而食於茅屋之下
439 1 胸中 xiōngzhōng one's mind 兩者戰於胸中
440 1 之類 zhī lèi and so on / and such 有形之類
441 1 líng mound / hill / mountain 吳兵既勝齊人于艾陵
442 1 fán complicated / complex 毫芒繁澤
443 1 外貌 wàimào profile / appearance 精神竭於外貌
444 1 lái to come 費仲來求
445 1 a kind of pheasant 翟人有獻豐狐
446 1 自卑 zìbēi feeling inferior 處小弱而重自卑
447 1 不加 bùjiā without / not / un- 以為象箸必不加於土鉶
448 1 文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu 文公受客皮而歎曰
449 1 dào to rob / to steal 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
450 1 jīng stem / stalk 豐殺莖柯
451 1 王子 wángzǐ a prince 趙襄主學禦于王子於期
452 1 fox 翟人有獻豐狐
453 1 wèn to ask 桓侯故使人問之
454 1 世世 shìshì from age to age 世世不輟
455 1 a garden / an orchard 紂為肉圃
456 1 見人 jiànrén to meet somebody 不在見人
457 1 不變 bùbiàn unchanging / constant 顏色不變
458 1 shí knowledge / understanding 無從識之
459 1 jié eyelashes 能見百步之外而不能自見其睫
460 1 yóu follow / from / it is for...to 知伯將襲仇由
461 1 反之 fǎnzhī otherwise / conversely 魏反之
462 1 治病 zhìbìng to treat an illness 故良醫之治病也
463 1 大於 dàyú to be greater than 為大於其細也
464 1 wèi Wei Dynasty 魏反之
465 1 安于 ānyú to feel contented with 馬體安于車
466 1 a measure word for companies, households, door, families, etc 不出於戶
467 1 power / force / strength 以一人之力
468 1 司馬 sīmǎ official post of minister of war 右司馬御座而與王隱曰
469 1 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu 故能殺夫差于姑蘇
470 1 pào gun / cannon 設砲烙
471 1 chà to differ 故能殺夫差于姑蘇
472 1 數百 shù bǎi several hundred 喪地數百里
473 1 earth / soil / dirt 以為象箸必不加於土鉶
474 1 dōng east 身死高梁之東
475 1 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 術已盡
476 1 cún to exist / to survive 邦以存為常
477 1 徐州 Xúzhōu Xuzhou 敗之徐州
478 1 fèn manure / dung / excrement 卻走馬以糞
479 1 ròu meat / muscle 紂為肉圃
480 1 qiāo to raise one's foot 莊蹺為盜於境內而吏不能禁
481 1 zhàng zhang 千丈之堤
482 1 shí a rock / a stone 針石之所及也
483 1 shǐ beginning / start 故怖其始
484 1 wǎn evening / night 大器晚成
485 1 chǔ state of Chu 楚邦之法
486 1 rare / infrequent / precious 大音希聲
487 1 無形 wúxíng formless / invisible 起事於無形
488 1 yān smoke / soot 以突隙之煙焚
489 1 資費 zīfèi (postal, telecom etc) service charge 而資費仲玉版者
490 1 sāi to stop up / to block / to seal / to cork 白圭之行堤也塞其穴
491 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 脣亡而齒寒
492 1 牧野 Mùyě Muye 而武王擒紂於牧野
493 1 言談 yántán discourse / words / utterance / what one says / manner of speech 故知者不以言談教
494 1 rán correct / right / certainly 嘿然無聲
495 1 shòu to hunt 狩於河雍
496 1 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 恃萬物之自然而不敢為也
497 1 rice plant 豐年大禾
498 1 yǎn to lie / to lay down 徐偃王是也
499 1 干戈 gāngē arms / weapons 身執干戈為吳王洗馬
500 1 guàn to go through 倒杖而策銳貫頤

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
扁鹊 扁鵲 Biǎnquè Bian Que
曾子 céngzǐ Ceng Zi
楚庄王 楚莊王 Chǔ Zhuāng Gōng Duke Zhuang of Chu
高梁 gāoliáng
  1. Takahashi
  2. Takahashi city
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
勾践 勾踐 gòujiàn Gou Jian
guó
  1. Guo
  2. Guo
姑苏 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu
hàn
  1. Han Chinese
  2. Han Dynasty
  3. Milky Way
  4. Later Han Dynasty
  5. a man
  6. Chinese language
  7. Han River
hán
  1. Korea / South Korea
  2. State of Han
桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan
jiāng
  1. a large river
  2. Yangtze River
  3. Jiang
  4. Jiangsu
  5. Jiang
jiāo
  1. suburbs / outskirts
  2. Jiao
  3. Jiao
jìn
  1. shanxi
  2. jin [dynasty]
  3. to move forward / to promote / to advance
  4. to raise
  5. Jin [state]
  6. Jin
晋文公 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin
晋阳 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang
箕子 jīzǐ Jizi
列子 Lièzǐ
  1. Liezi
  2. Liezi / Lie Yukou
牧野 Mùyě Muye
qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
  4. Qin
司命 Sī Mìng Overseer of Destiny
sòng
  1. Song dynasty
  2. Song
  3. Liu Song Dynasty
孙叔敖 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao
天道 Tiān Dào Heavenly Realm / Deva Realm
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
渭滨 渭濱 Wèibīn Weibin
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
  6. to speak loudly
武王 Wǔ Wáng Wu Wang / King Wu of Zhou
  1. Xu
  2. slowly / gently
  3. Xu
  4. Xuzhou
徐州 Xúzhōu
  1. Xuzhou
  2. Xuzhou
于田 於田 yútián Yutian
zhào
  1. Zhao
  2. Zhao Dynasty
  3. State of Zhao
  4. to rush
  5. to visit
  6. Zhao
  7. to dig
zhèng
  1. Zheng
  2. Zheng
智周 Zhì Zhōu Zhi Zhou
中行 zhōng háng Bank of China
zhòu Emperor Zhou
莊王 Zhuāng Wáng King Zhuang of Zhou
庄子 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi

Glossary

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

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