Glossary and Vocabulary for Han Feizi 《韓非子》, 外儲說左下第三十三 Chapter 33: A Collection of Sayings IV

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
1 103 yuē to speak / to say
2 52 chén minister / statesman / official 臣不德君
3 49 child / son 跀危坐子皋
4 28 zhǔ owner 故有術之主
5 27 rén person / people / a human being 人不怨上
6 24 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 臣不德君
7 23 gōng public/ common / state-owned 解狐之公
8 21 one 經一
9 19 sufficient / enough 一足
10 17 shàng top / a high position 人不怨上
11 17 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 而簡主以為枳棘
12 17 使 shǐ to make / to cause 夫為門而不使入
13 16 管仲 Guǎn Zhòng Guanzi / Guan Zhong 故東郭牙議管仲
14 16 a man / a male adult 即臣將為夫少室周
15 15 孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius 孔子議晏嬰
16 15 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今臣罷四國之兵
17 15 even / equal / uniform 齊侯不聽左右
18 14 wéi dangerous / precarious 跀危坐子皋
19 14 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 西門豹請復治鄴
20 13 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
21 13 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 齊侯不聽左右
22 12 néng can / able 臣不誣能
23 12 father's elder brother / uncle 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
24 11 tiger 簡主之相陽虎
25 11 qǐng to ask / to inquire 西門豹請復治鄴
26 11 residence / dwelling 君所與居
27 11 wèn to ask 哀公問
28 10 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令群臣曰
29 10 wén to hear 大夫渾軒聞而非之
30 10 desire 臣下得欲
31 10 jiǎn simple / terse / succinct 簡主之相陽虎
32 10 yán to speak / to say / said 陽虎之言見其臣也
33 10 shù tree 善為利者樹德
34 10 martial / military 陽虎將為趙武之賢
35 9 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 寡人將立管仲為仲父
36 9 to stand 齊桓公將立管仲
37 9 zhào Zhao 陽虎將為趙武之賢
38 9 chē a vehicle 梁車用法
39 9 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可柰何
40 9 gain / advantage / benefit 必得所利
41 8 zuì crime / sin / vice 以罪受誅
42 8 zhōng middle 跀危引之而逃之門下室中
43 8 tīng to listen 齊侯不聽左右
44 8 xián virtuous / worthy 陽虎將為趙武之賢
45 8 shì to rely upon 恃勢而不恃信
46 8 horse 與宣主之患臞馬也
47 8 chéng to mount / to climb onto 翟璜操右契而乘軒
48 8 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 夫為門而不使入
49 8 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 今徐子力多臣
50 8 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 非所以教國也
51 8 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 善為利者樹德
52 8 to walk on / to tread 故昭卯五乘而履屩
53 8 kuí kui / a one legged dragon 吾聞古者有夔一足
54 7 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 其所以得免於人害者
55 7 yáng sun 簡主之相陽虎
56 7 zhī to know 足以知之
57 7 yuàn to blame / to complain 而國人謗怨
58 7 wèi Wei Dynasty 魏主不聽譽者
59 7 to reach 及獄決罪定
60 7 can / may / permissible 何可誅
61 7 píng flat / level / smooth 概者平量者也
62 7 jiàn to recommend / to elect 臣薦翟角而謀得果
63 7 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 而成侯收璽
64 7 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉兵攻原
65 7 hóu marquis / lord 齊侯不聽左右
66 7 to enter 夫為門而不使入
67 7 Ye 西門豹請復治鄴
68 7 meaning / sense 丘以為妨義
69 7 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 以罪受誅
70 6 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫渾軒聞而非之
71 6 apprentice / disciple 則徒翟黃也
72 6 season / period 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
73 6 a ruler's seal 而成侯收璽
74 6 sūn Sun 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
75 6 guì expensive / costly / valuable 君子以賤雪貴
76 6 jīng to go through / to experience 經一
77 6 gǎn bold / brave 為敢行大事乎
78 6 群臣 qún chén a group of ministers / all ministers 而明察照群臣
79 6 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 與宣主之患臞馬也
80 6 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 吾不能虧主之法令而親
81 6 to congratulate 叔向往賀
82 6 哀公 āigōng Aigong / Lord Ai 哀公問
83 6 xiàn to offer / to present 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
84 6 shǎo few 即臣將為夫少室周
85 6 zuò to sit 跀危坐子皋
86 6 a government official / a magistrate 吏追不得
87 6 jiě to loosen / to unfasten / to untie 解狐之公
88 6 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 即臣將為夫少室周
89 6 儒者 rúzhě Confucian 儒者博乎
90 6 father 吾父之裘獨有尾
91 6 èr two 經二
92 6 shí food / food and drink 寢餓而不敢食
93 6 chóu an enemy / an opponent 非子之讎也
94 6 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 然方公之獄治臣也
95 6 xìn to believe / to trust 恃勢而不恃信
96 6 gōng merit 以功受賞
97 6 to go 去蟻驅蠅
98 5 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 故君子曰
99 5 jiǎn frugal / economical 臣以卑儉為行
100 5 天下 tiānxià China 而天下曰
101 5 tooth / tusk 故東郭牙議管仲
102 5 sān three 經三
103 5 yuè to cut off the feet 跀危坐子皋
104 5 wáng Wang 而王乃與臣五乘
105 5 bài to bow / to pay respect to 文侯迎而拜之
106 5 shù method / tactics 恃術而不恃信
107 5 suì to comply with / to follow along 遂執術而御之
108 5 Germany 臣不德君
109 5 shī to lose 失臣主之理
110 5 桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan 安得無桓公之憂索官
111 5 zài in / at 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
112 5 xíng to walk / to move 雖有駁行
113 5 hài to injure / to harm to 其所以得免於人害者
114 5 xuě snow 以雪桃也
115 5 huáng yellow 望翟黃乘軒騎駕出
116 5 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 夷吾不如絃商
117 5 shì a gentleman / a knight 為趙襄主力士
118 4 yòu right / right-hand 翟璜操右契而乘軒
119 4 不肖 bùxiào unworthy 不肖則飾姦而試之
120 4 chāng Chang 西伯昌賢
121 4 ancient barbarian tribes 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
122 4 guān an office 安得無桓公之憂索官
123 4 pàn to betray / to rebel / to revolt 是將不以原叛
124 4 to cut down 君謀欲伐中山
125 4 yuán source / origin 舉兵攻原
126 4 yíng to receive / to welcome / to greet 趙簡主迎而相之
127 4 xuān xuan / a pavilion with a view / a balcony 翟璜操右契而乘軒
128 4 táo peach 哀公賜之桃與黍
129 4 輿 a cart / sedan chair / a carriage 子無二馬二輿
130 4 to criticize 故東郭牙議管仲
131 4 five 經五
132 4 alone / independent / single / sole 獨此一
133 4 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 遂殺季孫
134 4 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 為趙襄主力士
135 4 Shandong 逐於魯
136 4 a kind of pheasant 翟璜操右契而乘軒
137 4 wén writing / text 方以為文侯也
138 4 power / force / strength 臣以力事君者也
139 4 封人 fēngrén Duiren 過綺烏封人而乞食
140 4 huáng royal / imperial 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
141 4 móu to plan / to scheme 君謀欲伐中山
142 4 guǒ a result / a consequence 臣薦翟角而謀得果
143 4 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 故仲尼論管仲與孫叔敖
144 4 fox 解狐之公
145 4 bēn energetic 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
146 4 yòng to use / to apply 武子之用杖
147 4 shǔ glutinous millet 哀公賜之桃與黍
148 4 clothes / clothing 危子榮衣
149 4 shì room / bedroom 即臣將為夫少室周
150 4 different / other 移車異路而避之
151 4 wǎng to go (in a direction) 乃因往拜謝
152 4 private 非私臣而然也
153 4 unhusked millet 吾馬菽粟多矣
154 4 mǎo Fourth Earthly Branch 故昭卯五乘而履屩
155 4 yuè to cut off a foot as punishment 刖人足
156 4 fèi fee / expenses 則鉅不費金錢
157 4 gāo the high land along a river 跀危坐子皋
158 4 hungry 飢而道泣
159 4 問曰 wèn yuē to ask 方問曰
160 4 force / compel / drive 則臣下侵偪
161 3 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 盜子曰
162 3 shū father's younger brother 叔向聞之
163 3 zéi thief 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
164 3 to defend / to resist 遂執術而御之
165 3 yíng fly 去蟻驅蠅
166 3 dào way / road / path 飢而道泣
167 3 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 願進之
168 3 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 衛君欲執孔子
169 3 tài great / exalted / superior 故君子去泰去甚
170 3 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 不易朝燕之處
171 3 hán Korea / South Korea 韓攻魏
172 3 thin / emaciated / worn / tired 與宣主之患臞馬也
173 3 之所以 zhī suǒyǐ the reason why 亂之所以產也
174 3 miáo a seedling 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
175 3 中牟 Zhōngmóu Zhongmou 與中牟徐子角力
176 3 Xu 與中牟徐子角力
177 3 bào a leopard / a panther 豹自請曰
178 3 easy / simple 故客以為厭易己
179 3 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin 晉文公出亡
180 3 měi beautiful 車席泰美
181 3 liù six 經六
182 3 私怨 sīyuàn personal revenge 吾私怨也
183 3 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 弟子皆逃
184 3 suǒ to search / to inquire 安得無桓公之憂索官
185 3 chǔ state of Chu 晉文公與楚戰
186 3 a drum 儒者鼓瑟乎
187 3 直言 zhíyán to talk bluntly 公室卑則忌直言
188 3 to connect / to relate 履係解
189 3 to shoot 儒者弋乎
190 3 xián string on musical instrument 夫瑟以小絃為大聲
191 3 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
192 3 chēng to call / to address 寵之稱功尚薄
193 3 to stop / to cease / to suspend 韓罷
194 3 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 私行勝則少公功
195 3 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 孔子走
196 3 a banquet 車席泰美
197 3 xiāo an owl 博貴梟
198 3 jié to bond / to tie / to bind 因自結之
199 3 to die 及武死
200 3 yōu to worry / to be concerned 安得無桓公之憂索官
201 3 中山 zhōngshān Dr Sun Yat-sen / Zhongshan, prefecture-level city in Guangdong, close to Sun Yat-sen's birthplace / Nakayama (Japanese surname) 君謀欲伐中山
202 3 bèi to prepare / get ready 以備戎事
203 3 míng bright / brilliant 則人主明
204 3 非一 fēi yī not unified / not the same 夔非一足也
205 3 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 信賞以盡能
206 3 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 良大夫也
207 3 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 臣以卑儉為行
208 3 東郭 dōngGuō two-character surname Dongguo 故東郭牙議管仲
209 3 gōng to attack / to assault 韓攻魏
210 3 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 不善者入門而右
211 3 a jar / a jug / a vase 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
212 3 文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu 故渾軒非文公
213 3 jiàn mean / low / base 君子以賤雪貴
214 3 shì matter / thing / item 臣以力事君者也
215 3 zuǒ left 善者入門而左
216 3 zhòu Emperor Zhou 費仲說紂曰
217 3 nán difficult / arduous / hard 是以難之也
218 3 jìn nearby 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
219 3 shēn human body / torso 則危身
220 3 人臣 rénchén an official / a non-royal minister 人臣也
221 3 五乘 wǔ shèng five vehicles 故昭卯五乘而履屩
222 3 ant 去蟻驅蠅
223 3 qiū Confucius 丘知之矣
224 3 cān food 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
225 3 qiú fur garments 猶盜嬰兒之矜裘
226 3 jiā house / home / residence 使子有三歸之家
227 3 西 The West 昭卯西說而秦
228 3 zhòng middle brother 費仲說紂曰
229 3 仲父 zhòngfù middle uncle / uncle 寡人將立管仲為仲父
230 3 zhèng Zheng 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
231 3 dài to represent / to substitute / to replace 入言之襄主以自代也
232 3 method / way 吏者平法者也
233 3 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 魏襄王養之以五乘
234 3 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 孔子相衛
235 3 wide / broad 儒者博乎
236 3 róng to hold / to contain 而出入之容變
237 3 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 必罰以禁邪
238 3 to avoid / to shun 移車異路而避之
239 3 子產 zǐchǎn Zi Chan 子產忠諫
240 3 dào to rob / to steal 猶盜嬰兒之矜裘
241 3 先君 xiānjūn my late father / my ancestors / the late emperor 先君之人皆在
242 3 fèng phoenix 至黃鳳之陵
243 3 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 寢餓而不敢食
244 2 a basin 盂獻伯相晉
245 2 jìn to enter 委利而不使進
246 2 prison 然方公之獄治臣也
247 2 三歸 sānguī to take refuge in the Triple Gem 使子有三歸之家
248 2 è evil / vice 人有惡孔子於衛君者
249 2 four 經四
250 2 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 祭先王為上盛
251 2 縣令 xiànlìng county magistrate 一人為縣令
252 2 shōu to receive / to accept 而成侯收璽
253 2 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 則文王自履而矜
254 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 以罪受誅
255 2 shì to match 而季孫適懈
256 2 jīn to pity / feel sorry for 則文王自履而矜
257 2 不受 bùshòu to not accept 文侯不受
258 2 zhàn war / fighting / battle 晉文公與楚戰
259 2 yǐn to lead / to guide 跀危引之而逃之門下室中
260 2 人為 rénwèi man-made 一人為縣令
261 2 jīng brambles / thorns 荊攻魏
262 2 qín Shaanxi
263 2 to calculate / to compute / to count 上計
264 2 晉國 Jìn Guó state of Jin 故晉國之法
265 2 chāo to cook by scalding 子綽左右畫
266 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 我務守之
267 2 五穀 wǔ gǔ the five grains 五穀之長也
268 2 文子 Wén Zǐ Wen Zi 說在文子之直言
269 2 miǎn to spare 欲臣之免也甚
270 2 角力 juélì wrestling 與中牟徐子角力
271 2 之下 zhīxià below / under 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
272 2 to be fond of / to like 人多不說喜也
273 2 襄王 Xiāng Wáng King Xiang of Zhou 襄王不知
274 2 入門 rùmén a primer / an introductory course 善者入門而左
275 2 zhòng heavy 豹因重斂百姓
276 2 zhàng a cane / a walking stick / a staff 武子之用杖
277 2 to urge on / to drive 去蟻驅蠅
278 2 thorns / brambles 而簡主以為枳棘
279 2 lùn to comment / to discuss 故仲尼論管仲與孫叔敖
280 2 dài to put on / to wear 頭必戴之
281 2 dōng winter 吾父獨冬不失
282 2 jié festival / a special day 寵光無節
283 2 fish 以魚驅蠅
284 2 將軍 jiāngjūn a general 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
285 2 fáng to hinder / to obstruct 丘以為妨義
286 2 juē hemp sandals 故昭卯五乘而履屩
287 2 to give / to bestow favors 是以君賜此車
288 2 xíng Xing 邢伯子可
289 2 qiè to steal / to usurp / to encroach on / to endanger 虎善竊人國政
290 2 liǔ willow 解狐舉邢伯柳為上黨守
291 2 xiān first 仲尼先飯黍而後啗桃
292 2 a type of standing harp 儒者鼓瑟乎
293 2 kuāng to correct / to restore / to revise 齊宣王問匡倩曰
294 2 zhì to place / to lay out 桓公問置吏於管仲
295 2 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 而汝已離於群臣
296 2 爵祿 juélù rank and emolument of nobility 是出主之爵祿以附下也
297 2 jìn shanxi 盂獻伯相晉
298 2 當之 dāng zhī handle the matter 固吾罪當之
299 2 而立 érlì to turn 30 years old with accomplishments 東郭牙中門而立
300 2 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 夫仁義者
301 2 wài outside 管仲治外以相參
302 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 百姓悅之
303 2 nián year 居期年
304 2 shì power / authority 恃勢而不恃信
305 2 yuè pleased 此臣之所以悅而德公也
306 2 shì to release / to set free 其讎以為且幸釋己也
307 2 tóu head 頭必戴之
308 2 soil / ground / land 必踐之於地
309 2 to die 卒為天下患
310 2 low / marshy land 乃令隰朋治內
311 2 xìng fortunate / lucky 其讎以為且幸釋己也
312 2 zhāo illustrious 故昭卯五乘而履屩
313 2 不虞 bùyú unexpected / eventuality / contingency / not worry about 則以備不虞
314 2 to associate with / be near 左右因相與比周而惡之
315 2 nèi inside / interior 乃令隰朋治內
316 2 cān outside horses of a team of four 少室周為襄主驂乘
317 2 西門豹 Xīménbào Xi Menbao 西門豹請復治鄴
318 2 jìng to respect /to honor 南宮敬子問顏涿聚曰
319 2 liàng a quantity / an amount 概者平量者也
320 2 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 治國者不可失平也
321 2 a jade bi 孱不用璧
322 2 zàng to bury the dead 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
323 2 ài to love 皆其所愛也
324 2 斷事 duàn shì decides his affairs 而與君子斷事
325 2 yōu excellent / superior 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
326 2 弟子 dìzi disciple / follower / student 弟子子皋為獄吏
327 2 zhuī to pursue / to chase 吏追不得
328 2 shēng to be born / to give birth 辟地生粟
329 2 solitary 則人主孤
330 2 luàn chaotic / disorderly 亂之所以產也
331 2 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 不恃其不我欺也
332 2 hún muddy / turbid 故渾軒非文公
333 2 huà painting / picture / drawing 子綽左右畫
334 2 xiào to smile / to laugh 左右皆揜口而笑
335 2 big / great / huge / large / major 以大絃為小聲
336 2 zhǐ a hedge thorn 而簡主以為枳棘
337 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 臣薦樂羊而中山拔
338 2 忠於 zhōngyú to be loyal 子產忠於鄭君
339 2 to adhere to / to append / to add / to attach / to enclose 諸侯附焉
340 2 chán weak / unfit / frail / feeble 孱不用璧
341 2 yán color 南宮敬子問顏涿聚曰
342 2 終身 zhōngshēn lifelong 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
343 2 zhuāng a village 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
344 2 color 吾觀國人尚有飢色
345 2 zhào to illuminate / to shine 而明察照群臣
346 2 péng friend 乃令隰朋治內
347 2 honor / reputation 譽所罪
348 2 wèi position / location / place 貴賤易位
349 2 dialect / language / speech 語苗賁皇曰
350 2 affairs / business / matter / activity 陽虎務取之
351 2 chéng to fill 祭先王為上盛
352 2 wèi to call 桓公謂管仲曰
353 2 法令 fǎlìng a decree / an ordinance / a law 吾不能虧主之法令而親
354 2 臣下 chénxià an official in feudal court 則臣下侵偪
355 2 十數 shíshǔ more than ten / a dozen or more 所朝服與坐者以十數而遇賊
356 2 國人 guórén people of that country 而國人謗怨
357 2 anger / rage / fury 子國譙怒
358 2 賢明 xiánmíng wise and capable 主賢明則悉心以事之
359 2 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 皆其所侮也
360 2 wèi to fear / to dread 皆其所畏也
361 2 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之貞廉潔愨者也
362 2 大事 dàshì a major event 為敢行大事乎
363 2 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 焉有過
364 2 chǎn to flatter / to cajole 與其使民諂下也
365 2 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 信賞以盡能
366 2 líng mound / hill / mountain 至黃鳳之陵
367 2 不二 bú èr advaya / nonduality / not two 食不二味
368 2 hǎo good 季孫好士
369 2 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 不可以使人乎
370 2 侏儒 zhūrú a dwarf / a pygmy / a small person / a midget 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
371 2 qiàn pretty 齊宣王問匡倩曰
372 2 luǒ the fruit of a plant / melon 果蓏有六
373 2 to sacrifice to / to worship 祭先王為上盛
374 2 duó to take by force / to rob / to snatch 而君奪臣璽
375 2 魯哀公 lǔ āigōng Lu Aigong / Lord Ai 魯哀公問於孔子曰
376 2 hòu to wait 一人為候吏
377 2 féi fat / plump / obese 雖無肥
378 2 to pull up / to pull out / to select / to promote 臣薦樂羊而中山拔
379 2 無私 wúsī selfless / unselfish / disinterested / altruistic 秋毫之端無私利也
380 2 jiàn to see 陽虎之言見其臣也
381 2 mín the people / citizen / subjects 與其使民諂下也
382 2 steel / iron 則鉅不費金錢
383 2 人主 rénzhǔ a monarch 則人主孤
384 2 qīng minister / high officer 吾始賀子之拜卿
385 2 què honest 古之貞廉潔愨者也
386 2 qiáo a drum tower 子國譙怒
387 2 a period of time / phase / stage 居期年
388 2 guān cap / crown / headgear 夫冠雖賤
389 2 liáng a bridge 梁車用法
390 2 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 與角力而不勝
391 2 居士 jūshì a lay person / a male lay Buddhist 齊之居士
392 2 yáo Yao 雖堯不治
393 2 qīn relatives 吾不能虧主之法令而親
394 2 shī teacher 上君與處皆其師
395 2 bīn a guest / a visitor 以明禮待賓
396 2 不知 bùzhī do not know 襄王不知
397 2 不明 bù míng not clear / unknown 魏之君不明
398 2 rén a kernel / a pit 夫天性仁心固然也
399 2 fàn food / a meal 仲尼先飯黍而後啗桃
400 2 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao 故仲尼論管仲與孫叔敖
401 2 cháo to face 不易朝燕之處
402 2 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 審而是
403 2 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 犯顏極諫
404 2 朝服 cháofú court dress 所朝服與坐者以十數而遇賊
405 2 xuān to declare / to announce 與宣主之患臞馬也
406 2 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 固吾罪當之
407 2 past / former times 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
408 2 idea 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
409 2 Wu 過綺烏封人而乞食
410 2 chǐ luxurious / extravagant / wasteful 泰侈偪上
411 2 to prevail 臣薦李克而中山治
412 2 bīng soldier / troops 今臣罷四國之兵
413 2 chǒng to favor 寵光無節
414 1 不當 bùdàng unsuitable / improper / inappropriate 不當
415 1 shǔ to count 然所舉士也數十人
416 1 to pay respects 登降肅讓
417 1 不易 bùyì not easy to/ difficult / unchanging 不易朝燕之處
418 1 qīng light / not heavy 夫輕忍飢餒之患而必全壺餐
419 1 tián field / farmland 田子方從齊之魏
420 1 等級 děngjí degree / rate / grade 此明等級也
421 1 shèn cautious 故君子慎所樹
422 1 xiù to smell 嗅之則香
423 1 班白 bānbái grizzled / graying 班白者多以徒行
424 1 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 得中山
425 1 門外 ménwài outside the door 門外長荊棘
426 1 陽山 yángshān Yangshan 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
427 1 to fly 習人情
428 1 rich / wealthy 臣富矣
429 1 reason / logic / truth 失臣主之理
430 1 buttocks / thigh 邯鄲之肩髀
431 1 失道 shīdào to lose the way / unjust / moral failing 迷而失道
432 1 xiè to idle / to be slack 而季孫適懈
433 1 gēng soup / broth 糲餠菜羹
434 1 不動 bùdòng Akshobya 以不動壺餐之故
435 1 不亦 bùyì is that not also? 不亦無術乎
436 1 上黨 shàngdǎng Shangdang 解狐舉邢伯柳為上黨守
437 1 xīng to flourish / to be popular 興主之強
438 1 四國 sìguó Shikoku 今臣罷四國之兵
439 1 明察 míngchá to note clearly / to perceive 而明察照群臣
440 1 Ge 夏葛衣
441 1 qǐn to rest / to sleep 寢餓而不敢食
442 1 國政 guó zhèng national politics 虎善竊人國政
443 1 守門 shǒumén to keep goal / on duty as gate-keeper 所跀者守門
444 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 非所以教國也
445 1 夜半 bànyè midnight / the middle of the night 夜半
446 1 chěng to show off / to flaunt / to carry out or succeed in a scheme / to indulge / to give free rein to 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
447 1 dōng east 卯東說而齊
448 1 小聲 xiǎoshēng in a low voice / (speak) in whispers 以大絃為小聲
449 1 gài a lid / top / cover 朱蓋青衣
450 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 修義而人向之
451 1 yíng to have the surname / to profit / to win / to have a surplus 猶嬴勝而履蹻
452 1 南宮 nángōng Nangong 南宮敬子問顏涿聚曰
453 1 yīn flourishing / abundant 必為殷禍
454 1 older sister / elder sister 其姊往看之
455 1 preface / introduction 是大小易序
456 1 廉潔 liánjié honest 古之貞廉潔愨者也
457 1 大理 Dàlǐ Dali 請立以為大理
458 1 過失 guòshī defect / fault 有過失
459 1 齊國 Qí guó state of Qi 乘公之勢以治齊國
460 1 上卿 shàngqīng Senior Minister 盂獻伯拜上卿
461 1 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 至鳳黃虛
462 1 a law / a rule 辟地生粟
463 1 人情 rénqíng human feelings 習人情
464 1 青衣 qīngyī qingyi black clothes 朱蓋青衣
465 1 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 范文子喜直言
466 1 免於 miǎnyú to be saved from / to be spared 其所以得免於人害者
467 1 dusk / sunset 暮而後
468 1 拜謝 bài xiè pay their respects and give thanks 乃因往拜謝
469 1 to move / to shift / to remove 移車異路而避之
470 1 不治 bùzhì hopeless / not able to be saved 雖堯不治
471 1 朝廷 cháo tíng imperial court 居處衣服常如朝廷
472 1 不再 bù zài no more / no longer 敢不再拜
473 1 xiá leisure / relaxation / spare time 安暇語汝
474 1 dìng to decide 及獄決罪定
475 1 yòu pomelo / shaddock / oriental grapefruit 樹橘柚者
476 1 wěi to delegate / to commission 委利而不使進
477 1 tuō to entrust / to rely on 死不託於孤
478 1 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 登降肅讓
479 1 níng peaceful 臣不如甯戚
480 1 relative 臣不如甯戚
481 1 a winnow basket 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
482 1 得中 dezhōng to succeed in an imperial examination / successful / to hit the target / to win (the lottery) / suitable / proper 得中山
483 1 qíng feeling / emotion / mood 主不審其情實
484 1 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 諸侯附焉
485 1 境內 jìngnèi within the borders / domestic 不能親照境內
486 1 wàng to gaze / to look towards 望翟黃乘軒騎駕出
487 1 zhí straight 夫直議者
488 1 受賞 shòushǎng to receive a prize 以功受賞
489 1 biàn to change / to alter 而出入之容變
490 1 gào to tell / to say / said / told 以告苗賁皇
491 1 二乘 èr shèng the two vehicles 上大夫二輿二乘
492 1 miǎn to make effort / to endeavor 主俛而笑曰
493 1 zōu a groom or chariot driver employed by a noble 使騶盡粟以食
494 1 不為 bùwéi to not do 不為人所容
495 1 太公望 tàigōngwàng Jiang Ziya 太公望曰
496 1 戎事 róngshì military affairs 以備戎事
497 1 zhuān to monopolize / to take sole possession 下大夫專乘
498 1 thorn / sting / prick 成而刺人
499 1 向往 xiàngwǎng to yearn for / to look forward to 叔向往賀
500 1 xiū to cultivate / to repair 是故脩車馬

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 140 zhī him / her / them / that 故有術之主
2 110 also / too 亂之所以產也
3 103 yuē to speak / to say
4 91 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 翟璜操右契而乘軒
5 57 so as to / in order to 以罪受誅
6 52 chén minister / statesman / official 臣不德君
7 51 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 魏主不聽譽者
8 49 child / son 跀危坐子皋
9 48 not / no 臣不德君
10 34 wèi for / to 即臣將為夫少室周
11 32 in / at 人有惡孔子於衛君者
12 30 and
13 28 his / hers / its / theirs 陽虎之言見其臣也
14 28 zhǔ owner 故有術之主
15 27 rén person / people / a human being 人不怨上
16 24 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 臣不德君
17 24 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故昭卯五乘而履屩
18 23 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 必得所利
19 23 gōng public/ common / state-owned 解狐之公
20 22 I 吾不能虧主之法令而親
21 21 one 經一
22 20 otherwise / but / however 則文王自履而矜
23 19 yǒu is / are / to exist 故有術之主
24 19 sufficient / enough 一足
25 17 shàng top / a high position 人不怨上
26 17 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 弟子皆逃
27 17 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 而簡主以為枳棘
28 17 使 shǐ to make / to cause 夫為門而不使入
29 16 管仲 Guǎn Zhòng Guanzi / Guan Zhong 故東郭牙議管仲
30 16 a man / a male adult 即臣將為夫少室周
31 15 孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius 孔子議晏嬰
32 15 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今臣罷四國之兵
33 15 final particle 足矣
34 15 even / equal / uniform 齊侯不聽左右
35 15 xià next 下不相和
36 14 wéi dangerous / precarious 跀危坐子皋
37 14 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 西門豹請復治鄴
38 13 fēi not / non- / un- 故渾軒非文公
39 13 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
40 13 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 簡主之相陽虎
41 13 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 齊侯不聽左右
42 12 certainly / must / will / necessarily 必罰以禁邪
43 12 néng can / able 臣不誣能
44 12 expresses question or doubt 為能謀天下乎
45 12 father's elder brother / uncle 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
46 11 what / where / which 不可柰何
47 11 tiger 簡主之相陽虎
48 11 qǐng to ask / to inquire 西門豹請復治鄴
49 11 suī although / even though 雖有駁行
50 11 residence / dwelling 君所與居
51 11 wèn to ask 哀公問
52 10 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令群臣曰
53 10 wén to hear 大夫渾軒聞而非之
54 10 desire 臣下得欲
55 10 jiǎn simple / terse / succinct 簡主之相陽虎
56 10 yán to speak / to say / said 陽虎之言見其臣也
57 10 shù tree 善為利者樹德
58 10 you / thou 夫薦汝
59 10 martial / military 陽虎將為趙武之賢
60 10 no 安得無桓公之憂索官
61 9 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 寡人將立管仲為仲父
62 9 yīn because 君因專屬之國柄焉
63 9 to stand 齊桓公將立管仲
64 9 shì is / are / am / to be 是子報仇之時也
65 9 zhào Zhao 陽虎將為趙武之賢
66 9 chē a vehicle 梁車用法
67 9 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可柰何
68 9 gain / advantage / benefit 必得所利
69 9 de potential marker 臣下得欲
70 9 naturally / of course / certainly 則文王自履而矜
71 9 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 即臣將為夫少室周
72 8 zuì crime / sin / vice 以罪受誅
73 8 zhōng middle 跀危引之而逃之門下室中
74 8 tīng to listen 齊侯不聽左右
75 8 xián virtuous / worthy 陽虎將為趙武之賢
76 8 shì to rely upon 恃勢而不恃信
77 8 horse 與宣主之患臞馬也
78 8 I / me / my 而子何故乃肯逃我
79 8 chéng to mount / to climb onto 翟璜操右契而乘軒
80 8 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 夫為門而不使入
81 8 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 今徐子力多臣
82 8 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 非所以教國也
83 8 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 善為利者樹德
84 8 this / these 我何以得此於子
85 8 to walk on / to tread 故昭卯五乘而履屩
86 8 kuí kui / a one legged dragon 吾聞古者有夔一足
87 7 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 其所以得免於人害者
88 7 yáng sun 簡主之相陽虎
89 7 zhī to know 足以知之
90 7 yuàn to blame / to complain 而國人謗怨
91 7 wèi Wei Dynasty 魏主不聽譽者
92 7 to reach 及獄決罪定
93 7 can / may / permissible 何可誅
94 7 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 而子何故乃肯逃我
95 7 píng flat / level / smooth 概者平量者也
96 7 jiàn to recommend / to elect 臣薦翟角而謀得果
97 7 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 而成侯收璽
98 7 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉兵攻原
99 7 yòu again / also 臣見又知之
100 7 hóu marquis / lord 齊侯不聽左右
101 7 to enter 夫為門而不使入
102 7 Ye 西門豹請復治鄴
103 7 meaning / sense 丘以為妨義
104 7 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 以罪受誅
105 7 xiàng towards / to 修義而人向之
106 6 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫渾軒聞而非之
107 6 zhì to / until 至晉陽
108 6 apprentice / disciple 則徒翟黃也
109 6 season / period 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
110 6 shén what 欲臣之免也甚
111 6 a ruler's seal 而成侯收璽
112 6 sūn Sun 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
113 6 guì expensive / costly / valuable 君子以賤雪貴
114 6 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以君賜此車
115 6 jīng to go through / to experience 經一
116 6 gǎn bold / brave 為敢行大事乎
117 6 qiě moreover / also 且伐之
118 6 群臣 qún chén a group of ministers / all ministers 而明察照群臣
119 6 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 與宣主之患臞馬也
120 6 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 吾不能虧主之法令而親
121 6 to congratulate 叔向往賀
122 6 哀公 āigōng Aigong / Lord Ai 哀公問
123 6 xiàn to offer / to present 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
124 6 shǎo few 即臣將為夫少室周
125 6 zuò to sit 跀危坐子皋
126 6 a government official / a magistrate 吏追不得
127 6 jiě to loosen / to unfasten / to untie 解狐之公
128 6 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 即臣將為夫少室周
129 6 儒者 rúzhě Confucian 儒者博乎
130 6 father 吾父之裘獨有尾
131 6 èr two 經二
132 6 shí food / food and drink 寢餓而不敢食
133 6 chóu an enemy / an opponent 非子之讎也
134 6 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 然方公之獄治臣也
135 6 xìn to believe / to trust 恃勢而不恃信
136 6 gōng merit 以功受賞
137 6 to go 去蟻驅蠅
138 5 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 故君子曰
139 5 duì to / toward 孔子對曰
140 5 yān where / how 君因專屬之國柄焉
141 5 jiǎn frugal / economical 臣以卑儉為行
142 5 天下 tiānxià China 而天下曰
143 5 tooth / tusk 故東郭牙議管仲
144 5 sān three 經三
145 5 chū to go out / to leave 望翟黃乘軒騎駕出
146 5 yuè to cut off the feet 跀危坐子皋
147 5 wáng Wang 而王乃與臣五乘
148 5 bài to bow / to pay respect to 文侯迎而拜之
149 5 shù method / tactics 恃術而不恃信
150 5 suì to comply with / to follow along 遂執術而御之
151 5 Germany 臣不德君
152 5 shī to lose 失臣主之理
153 5 cóng from 子皋從出門
154 5 桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan 安得無桓公之憂索官
155 5 zài in / at 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
156 5 xíng to walk / to move 雖有駁行
157 5 hài to injure / to harm to 其所以得免於人害者
158 5 xuě snow 以雪桃也
159 5 huáng yellow 望翟黃乘軒騎駕出
160 5 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 夷吾不如絃商
161 5 shì a gentleman / a knight 為趙襄主力士
162 4 yòu right / right-hand 翟璜操右契而乘軒
163 4 不肖 bùxiào unworthy 不肖則飾姦而試之
164 4 chāng Chang 西伯昌賢
165 4 ancient barbarian tribes 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
166 4 guān an office 安得無桓公之憂索官
167 4 pàn to betray / to rebel / to revolt 是將不以原叛
168 4 to cut down 君謀欲伐中山
169 4 yuán source / origin 舉兵攻原
170 4 yíng to receive / to welcome / to greet 趙簡主迎而相之
171 4 xuān xuan / a pavilion with a view / a balcony 翟璜操右契而乘軒
172 4 such as / for example / for instance 居處衣服常如朝廷
173 4 táo peach 哀公賜之桃與黍
174 4 輿 a cart / sedan chair / a carriage 子無二馬二輿
175 4 to criticize 故東郭牙議管仲
176 4 rán correct / right / certainly 然方公之獄治臣也
177 4 five 經五
178 4 alone / independent / single / sole 獨此一
179 4 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 遂殺季孫
180 4 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 為趙襄主力士
181 4 Shandong 逐於魯
182 4 a kind of pheasant 翟璜操右契而乘軒
183 4 wén writing / text 方以為文侯也
184 4 power / force / strength 臣以力事君者也
185 4 封人 fēngrén Duiren 過綺烏封人而乞食
186 4 huáng royal / imperial 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
187 4 móu to plan / to scheme 君謀欲伐中山
188 4 guǒ a result / a consequence 臣薦翟角而謀得果
189 4 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 故仲尼論管仲與孫叔敖
190 4 fox 解狐之公
191 4 bēn energetic 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
192 4 yòng to use / to apply 武子之用杖
193 4 shǔ glutinous millet 哀公賜之桃與黍
194 4 clothes / clothing 危子榮衣
195 4 shì room / bedroom 即臣將為夫少室周
196 4 different / other 移車異路而避之
197 4 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 而不能長為也
198 4 wǎng to go (in a direction) 乃因往拜謝
199 4 private 非私臣而然也
200 4 unhusked millet 吾馬菽粟多矣
201 4 mǎo Fourth Earthly Branch 故昭卯五乘而履屩
202 4 yuè to cut off a foot as punishment 刖人足
203 4 fèi fee / expenses 則鉅不費金錢
204 4 gāo the high land along a river 跀危坐子皋
205 4 hungry 飢而道泣
206 4 問曰 wèn yuē to ask 方問曰
207 4 force / compel / drive 則臣下侵偪
208 3 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 盜子曰
209 3 shū father's younger brother 叔向聞之
210 3 zéi thief 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
211 3 to defend / to resist 遂執術而御之
212 3 yíng fly 去蟻驅蠅
213 3 dào way / road / path 飢而道泣
214 3 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 願進之
215 3 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 衛君欲執孔子
216 3 tài great / exalted / superior 故君子去泰去甚
217 3 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 不易朝燕之處
218 3 hán Korea / South Korea 韓攻魏
219 3 thin / emaciated / worn / tired 與宣主之患臞馬也
220 3 之所以 zhī suǒyǐ the reason why 亂之所以產也
221 3 miáo a seedling 說在苗賁皇非獻伯
222 3 中牟 Zhōngmóu Zhongmou 與中牟徐子角力
223 3 Xu 與中牟徐子角力
224 3 bào a leopard / a panther 豹自請曰
225 3 easy / simple 故客以為厭易己
226 3 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin 晉文公出亡
227 3 měi beautiful 車席泰美
228 3 liù six 經六
229 3 私怨 sīyuàn personal revenge 吾私怨也
230 3 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 弟子皆逃
231 3 suǒ to search / to inquire 安得無桓公之憂索官
232 3 chǔ state of Chu 晉文公與楚戰
233 3 a drum 儒者鼓瑟乎
234 3 直言 zhíyán to talk bluntly 公室卑則忌直言
235 3 to connect / to relate 履係解
236 3 to shoot 儒者弋乎
237 3 xián string on musical instrument 夫瑟以小絃為大聲
238 3 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
239 3 chēng to call / to address 寵之稱功尚薄
240 3 to stop / to cease / to suspend 韓罷
241 3 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 私行勝則少公功
242 3 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 非所以教國也
243 3 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 孔子走
244 3 a banquet 車席泰美
245 3 xiāo an owl 博貴梟
246 3 self 故客以為厭易己
247 3 jié to bond / to tie / to bind 因自結之
248 3 to die 及武死
249 3 yōu to worry / to be concerned 安得無桓公之憂索官
250 3 中山 zhōngshān Dr Sun Yat-sen / Zhongshan, prefecture-level city in Guangdong, close to Sun Yat-sen's birthplace / Nakayama (Japanese surname) 君謀欲伐中山
251 3 bèi to prepare / get ready 以備戎事
252 3 míng bright / brilliant 則人主明
253 3 非一 fēi yī not unified / not the same 夔非一足也
254 3 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 信賞以盡能
255 3 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 良大夫也
256 3 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 臣以卑儉為行
257 3 東郭 dōngGuō two-character surname Dongguo 故東郭牙議管仲
258 3 gōng to attack / to assault 韓攻魏
259 3 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 不善者入門而右
260 3 何為 héwéi what are you doing? 何為言徐子以自代
261 3 a jar / a jug / a vase 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
262 3 duàn absolutely / decidedly 吾斷足也
263 3 文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu 故渾軒非文公
264 3 jiàn mean / low / base 君子以賤雪貴
265 3 again / more / repeatedly 西門豹請復治鄴
266 3 shì matter / thing / item 臣以力事君者也
267 3 zuǒ left 善者入門而左
268 3 zhòu Emperor Zhou 費仲說紂曰
269 3 nán difficult / arduous / hard 是以難之也
270 3 jìn nearby 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
271 3 shēn human body / torso 則危身
272 3 人臣 rénchén an official / a non-royal minister 人臣也
273 3 五乘 wǔ shèng five vehicles 故昭卯五乘而履屩
274 3 ant 去蟻驅蠅
275 3 qiū Confucius 丘知之矣
276 3 cān food 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
277 3 qiú fur garments 猶盜嬰兒之矜裘
278 3 jiā house / home / residence 使子有三歸之家
279 3 西 The West 昭卯西說而秦
280 3 zhòng middle brother 費仲說紂曰
281 3 仲父 zhòngfù middle uncle / uncle 寡人將立管仲為仲父
282 3 zhèng Zheng 箕鄭挈壺餐而從
283 3 何故 hégù what reason 而子何故乃肯逃我
284 3 dài to represent / to substitute / to replace 入言之襄主以自代也
285 3 method / way 吏者平法者也
286 3 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 魏襄王養之以五乘
287 3 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 孔子相衛
288 3 wide / broad 儒者博乎
289 3 róng to hold / to contain 而出入之容變
290 3 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 必罰以禁邪
291 3 to avoid / to shun 移車異路而避之
292 3 然而 ránér however / yet / but 然而臣貧
293 3 子產 zǐchǎn Zi Chan 子產忠諫
294 3 dào to rob / to steal 猶盜嬰兒之矜裘
295 3 yóu also / as if / still 猶盜嬰兒之矜裘
296 3 先君 xiānjūn my late father / my ancestors / the late emperor 先君之人皆在
297 3 fèng phoenix 至黃鳳之陵
298 3 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 寢餓而不敢食
299 2 a basin 盂獻伯相晉
300 2 jìn to enter 委利而不使進
301 2 prison 然方公之獄治臣也
302 2 三歸 sānguī to take refuge in the Triple Gem 使子有三歸之家
303 2 è evil / vice 人有惡孔子於衛君者
304 2 與其 yǔqí it's better ... than ... 夫以伯夷之賢與其稱仁
305 2 four 經四
306 2 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 祭先王為上盛
307 2 縣令 xiànlìng county magistrate 一人為縣令
308 2 shōu to receive / to accept 而成侯收璽
309 2 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 則文王自履而矜
310 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 以罪受誅
311 2 shì to match 而季孫適懈
312 2 jīn to pity / feel sorry for 則文王自履而矜
313 2 不受 bùshòu to not accept 文侯不受
314 2 zhàn war / fighting / battle 晉文公與楚戰
315 2 yǐn to lead / to guide 跀危引之而逃之門下室中
316 2 人為 rénwèi man-made 一人為縣令
317 2 jīng brambles / thorns 荊攻魏
318 2 qín Shaanxi
319 2 to calculate / to compute / to count 上計
320 2 晉國 Jìn Guó state of Jin 故晉國之法
321 2 chāo to cook by scalding 子綽左右畫
322 2 何以 héyǐ why 我何以得此於子
323 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 我務守之
324 2 五穀 wǔ gǔ the five grains 五穀之長也
325 2 文子 Wén Zǐ Wen Zi 說在文子之直言
326 2 miǎn to spare 欲臣之免也甚
327 2 而後 érhòu after that / then 仲尼先飯黍而後啗桃
328 2 角力 juélì wrestling 與中牟徐子角力
329 2 之下 zhīxià below / under 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
330 2 to be fond of / to like 人多不說喜也
331 2 襄王 Xiāng Wáng King Xiang of Zhou 襄王不知
332 2 入門 rùmén a primer / an introductory course 善者入門而左
333 2 zhòng heavy 豹因重斂百姓
334 2 zhàng a cane / a walking stick / a staff 武子之用杖
335 2 to urge on / to drive 去蟻驅蠅
336 2 thorns / brambles 而簡主以為枳棘
337 2 lùn to comment / to discuss 故仲尼論管仲與孫叔敖
338 2 dài to put on / to wear 頭必戴之
339 2 dōng winter 吾父獨冬不失
340 2 jié festival / a special day 寵光無節
341 2 fish 以魚驅蠅
342 2 將軍 jiāngjūn a general 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
343 2 fáng to hinder / to obstruct 丘以為妨義
344 2 juē hemp sandals 故昭卯五乘而履屩
345 2 to give / to bestow favors 是以君賜此車
346 2 xíng Xing 邢伯子可
347 2 qiè to steal / to usurp / to encroach on / to endanger 虎善竊人國政
348 2 liǔ willow 解狐舉邢伯柳為上黨守
349 2 xiān first 仲尼先飯黍而後啗桃
350 2 a type of standing harp 儒者鼓瑟乎
351 2 kuāng to correct / to restore / to revise 齊宣王問匡倩曰
352 2 zhì to place / to lay out 桓公問置吏於管仲
353 2 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 而汝已離於群臣
354 2 ruò to seem / to be like / as 若知能謀天下
355 2 爵祿 juélù rank and emolument of nobility 是出主之爵祿以附下也
356 2 shàng still / yet / to value 寵之稱功尚薄
357 2 jìn shanxi 盂獻伯相晉
358 2 當之 dāng zhī handle the matter 固吾罪當之
359 2 而立 érlì to turn 30 years old with accomplishments 東郭牙中門而立
360 2 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 夫仁義者
361 2 wài outside 管仲治外以相參
362 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 百姓悅之
363 2 nián year 居期年
364 2 shì power / authority 恃勢而不恃信
365 2 yuè pleased 此臣之所以悅而德公也
366 2 shì to release / to set free 其讎以為且幸釋己也
367 2 gài generally / approximately 概者平量者也
368 2 tóu head 頭必戴之
369 2 soil / ground / land 必踐之於地
370 2 to die 卒為天下患
371 2 low / marshy land 乃令隰朋治內
372 2 xìng fortunate / lucky 其讎以為且幸釋己也
373 2 zhāo illustrious 故昭卯五乘而履屩
374 2 不虞 bùyú unexpected / eventuality / contingency / not worry about 則以備不虞
375 2 to associate with / be near 左右因相與比周而惡之
376 2 nèi inside / interior 乃令隰朋治內
377 2 cān outside horses of a team of four 少室周為襄主驂乘
378 2 西門豹 Xīménbào Xi Menbao 西門豹請復治鄴
379 2 jìng to respect /to honor 南宮敬子問顏涿聚曰
380 2 liàng a quantity / an amount 概者平量者也
381 2 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 治國者不可失平也
382 2 a jade bi 孱不用璧
383 2 shéi who / whoever 誰使而可
384 2 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 左右皆揜口而笑
385 2 zàng to bury the dead 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
386 2 ài to love 皆其所愛也
387 2 斷事 duàn shì decides his affairs 而與君子斷事
388 2 yōu excellent / superior 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
389 2 弟子 dìzi disciple / follower / student 弟子子皋為獄吏
390 2 zhuī to pursue / to chase 吏追不得
391 2 shēng to be born / to give birth 辟地生粟
392 2 solitary 則人主孤
393 2 luàn chaotic / disorderly 亂之所以產也
394 2 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 不恃其不我欺也
395 2 hún muddy / turbid 故渾軒非文公
396 2 huà painting / picture / drawing 子綽左右畫
397 2 xiào to smile / to laugh 左右皆揜口而笑
398 2 big / great / huge / large / major 以大絃為小聲
399 2 zhǐ a hedge thorn 而簡主以為枳棘
400 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 臣薦樂羊而中山拔
401 2 忠於 zhōngyú to be loyal 子產忠於鄭君
402 2 to adhere to / to append / to add / to attach / to enclose 諸侯附焉
403 2 chán weak / unfit / frail / feeble 孱不用璧
404 2 yán color 南宮敬子問顏涿聚曰
405 2 終身 zhōngshēn lifelong 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
406 2 zhuāng a village 則季孫終身莊而遇賊
407 2 color 吾觀國人尚有飢色
408 2 zhào to illuminate / to shine 而明察照群臣
409 2 péng friend 乃令隰朋治內
410 2 honor / reputation 譽所罪
411 2 wèi position / location / place 貴賤易位
412 2 do not 人莫能左畫方而右畫圓也
413 2 dialect / language / speech 語苗賁皇曰
414 2 affairs / business / matter / activity 陽虎務取之
415 2 chéng to fill 祭先王為上盛
416 2 wèi to call 桓公謂管仲曰
417 2 法令 fǎlìng a decree / an ordinance / a law 吾不能虧主之法令而親
418 2 臣下 chénxià an official in feudal court 則臣下侵偪
419 2 十數 shíshǔ more than ten / a dozen or more 所朝服與坐者以十數而遇賊
420 2 國人 guórén people of that country 而國人謗怨
421 2 anger / rage / fury 子國譙怒
422 2 賢明 xiánmíng wise and capable 主賢明則悉心以事之
423 2 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 皆其所侮也
424 2 wèi to fear / to dread 皆其所畏也
425 2 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之貞廉潔愨者也
426 2 大事 dàshì a major event 為敢行大事乎
427 2 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 焉有過
428 2 chǎn to flatter / to cajole 與其使民諂下也
429 2 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 信賞以盡能
430 2 líng mound / hill / mountain 至黃鳳之陵
431 2 不二 bú èr advaya / nonduality / not two 食不二味
432 2 hǎo good 季孫好士
433 2 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 不可以使人乎
434 2 侏儒 zhūrú a dwarf / a pygmy / a small person / a midget 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
435 2 qiàn pretty 齊宣王問匡倩曰
436 2 luǒ the fruit of a plant / melon 果蓏有六
437 2 and 朋黨相和
438 2 more and more / even more 蟻愈多
439 2 to sacrifice to / to worship 祭先王為上盛
440 2 duó to take by force / to rob / to snatch 而君奪臣璽
441 2 魯哀公 lǔ āigōng Lu Aigong / Lord Ai 魯哀公問於孔子曰
442 2 hòu to wait 一人為候吏
443 2 féi fat / plump / obese 雖無肥
444 2 不用 búyòng need not 孱不用璧
445 2 to pull up / to pull out / to select / to promote 臣薦樂羊而中山拔
446 2 無私 wúsī selfless / unselfish / disinterested / altruistic 秋毫之端無私利也
447 2 jiàn to see 陽虎之言見其臣也
448 2 mín the people / citizen / subjects 與其使民諂下也
449 2 steel / iron 則鉅不費金錢
450 2 人主 rénzhǔ a monarch 則人主孤
451 2 qīng minister / high officer 吾始賀子之拜卿
452 2 què honest 古之貞廉潔愨者也
453 2 qiáo a drum tower 子國譙怒
454 2 a period of time / phase / stage 居期年
455 2 guān cap / crown / headgear 夫冠雖賤
456 2 liáng a bridge 梁車用法
457 2 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 與角力而不勝
458 2 居士 jūshì a lay person / a male lay Buddhist 齊之居士
459 2 yáo Yao 雖堯不治
460 2 qīn relatives 吾不能虧主之法令而親
461 2 shī teacher 上君與處皆其師
462 2 bīn a guest / a visitor 以明禮待賓
463 2 不知 bùzhī do not know 襄王不知
464 2 不明 bù míng not clear / unknown 魏之君不明
465 2 rén a kernel / a pit 夫天性仁心固然也
466 2 fàn food / a meal 仲尼先飯黍而後啗桃
467 2 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao 故仲尼論管仲與孫叔敖
468 2 cháo to face 不易朝燕之處
469 2 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 審而是
470 2 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 犯顏極諫
471 2 朝服 cháofú court dress 所朝服與坐者以十數而遇賊
472 2 xuān to declare / to announce 與宣主之患臞馬也
473 2 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 固吾罪當之
474 2 past / former times 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
475 2 idea 昔周成王近優侏儒以逞其意
476 2 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 吏追不得
477 2 Wu 過綺烏封人而乞食
478 2 chǐ luxurious / extravagant / wasteful 泰侈偪上
479 2 to prevail 臣薦李克而中山治
480 2 bīng soldier / troops 今臣罷四國之兵
481 2 chǒng to favor 寵光無節
482 1 不當 bùdàng unsuitable / improper / inappropriate 不當
483 1 shǔ to count 然所舉士也數十人
484 1 he / him 彼其無他異
485 1 to pay respects 登降肅讓
486 1 不易 bùyì not easy to/ difficult / unchanging 不易朝燕之處
487 1 qīng light / not heavy 夫輕忍飢餒之患而必全壺餐
488 1 tián field / farmland 田子方從齊之魏
489 1 等級 děngjí degree / rate / grade 此明等級也
490 1 shèn cautious 故君子慎所樹
491 1 xiù to smell 嗅之則香
492 1 班白 bānbái grizzled / graying 班白者多以徒行
493 1 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 得中山
494 1 門外 ménwài outside the door 門外長荊棘
495 1 陽山 yángshān Yangshan 伯夷以將軍葬於首陽山之下
496 1 to fly 習人情
497 1 rich / wealthy 臣富矣
498 1 reason / logic / truth 失臣主之理
499 1 běn measure word for books 妨義之本也
500 1 buttocks / thigh 邯鄲之肩髀

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
哀公 哀公 āigōng Aigong / Lord Ai
大田 Dài Tián Daejeon
大理 Dàlǐ Dali
封人 fēngrén Duiren
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
管仲 Guǎn Zhòng Guanzi / Guan Zhong
hán
  1. Korea / South Korea
  2. State of Han
邯郸 邯鄲 Hándān Handan
桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan
jìn
  1. shanxi
  2. jin [dynasty]
  3. to move forward / to promote / to advance
  4. to raise
  5. Jin [state]
  6. Jin
晋国 晉國 Jìn Guó state of Jin
晋平公 晉平公 Jìn Píng Gōng Duke Ping of Jin
晋文公 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin
晋阳 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang
孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius
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
  1. Shandong
  2. Lu
  3. foolish / stupid / rash / vulgar
  4. the State of Lu
鲁哀公 魯哀公 lǔ āigōng Lu Aigong / Lord Ai
南宫 南宮 nángōng Nangong
齐国 齊國 Qí guó state of Qi
齐桓公 齊桓公 Qí Huán Gōng Duke Huan of Qi
齐宣王 齊宣王 Qí Xuānwáng King Xuan of Qi
qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
  4. Qin
  1. you / thou
  2. Ru River
  3. Ru
儒者 rúzhě Confucian
上党 上黨 shàngdǎng Shangdang
上卿 shàngqīng Senior Minister
孙叔敖 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao
太公望 tàigōngwàng Jiang Ziya
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
文子 Wén Zǐ Wen Zi
文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu
  1. what? / where? / why?
  2. a slave / a servant
  3. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  4. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  5. Xi
襄王 Xiāng Wáng King Xiang of Zhou
西门豹 西門豹 Xīménbào Xi Menbao
xíng
  1. Xing
  2. Xing
  1. Xu
  2. slowly / gently
  3. Xu
  4. Xuzhou
宣王 Xuān Wáng King Xuan of Zhou
晏婴 晏嬰 Yàn Yīng Yan Ying
阳山 陽山 yángshān Yangshan
yáo Yao
  1. Ye
  2. Ye
一乘 yī shèng ekayāna / one vehicle
应人 應人 yīng rén Worthy One / Arhat
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
中牟 Zhōngmóu Zhongmou
中山 zhōngshān
  1. Dr Sun Yat-sen / Zhongshan, prefecture-level city in Guangdong, close to Sun Yat-sen's birthplace / Nakayama (Japanese surname)
  2. Zhongshan
  3. Nakayama
zhòu Emperor Zhou
周成王 Zhōuchéng wáng King Cheng of Zhou
子产 子產 zǐchǎn Zi Chan

Glossary

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

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