Glossary and Vocabulary for Han Feizi 《韓非子》, 難一第三十六 Chapter 36: Difficulties I

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 58 yuē to speak / to say
2 39 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君其詐之而已矣
3 35 child / son 以子之矛陷子之楯
4 33 chén minister / statesman / official 臣聞之
5 23 桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan 桓公往問之
6 21 管仲 Guǎn Zhòng Guanzi / Guan Zhong 管仲有病
7 18 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今耕漁不爭
8 18 gōng public/ common / state-owned 今文公問
9 18 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 雍季無一為而先賞
10 17 yán to speak / to say / said 夫用其言而後其身
11 17 使 shǐ to make / to cause 將使天下無姦也
12 17 ài to love 所以愛其下也
13 16 xíng to walk / to move 歸而行爵
14 16 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜往耕焉
15 15 zhǔ owner 庸主之所易也
16 15 rén person / people / a human being 晉文公將與楚人戰
17 15 mín the people / citizen / subjects 以詐遇民
18 14 shī to lose 則是堯有失也
19 14 Xi 郄獻子聞之
20 14 jiù mother's brother / maternal uncle 召舅犯問之
21 14 fàn to commit crime / to violate 召舅犯問之
22 13 to die 身死名息
23 13 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可兩得也
24 13 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 則國安而身定
25 13 shēn human body / torso 夫用其言而後其身
26 12 a man / a male adult 夫用其言而後其身
27 12 one 雍季無一為而先賞
28 11 不知 bùzhī do not know 且文公不知一時之權
29 11 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 襄子圍於晉陽中
30 11 dào way / road / path 則雍季乃道其
31 11 wèn to ask 召舅犯問之
32 10 season / period 因召雍季而問之
33 10 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 不好仁義
34 10 yōng harmony 因召雍季而問之
35 10 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 繁禮君子
36 10 to go 則去堯之明察
37 10 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令曰
38 10 兩用 liǎngyòng dual-use 吾欲兩用公仲
39 10 yáo Yao 堯安在
40 10 文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu 文公辭舅犯
41 10 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed
42 10 bàng to slander / to defame / to speak ill of 吾敢不分謗乎
43 9 師曠 Shī Kuàng Shi Kuang 師曠侍坐於前
44 9 gōng merit 以其功耶
45 9 hòu after / later 後必無獸
46 9 shàng top / a high position 而姦不用於上
47 9 shì matter / thing / item 城濮之事
48 9 wǎng to go (in a direction) 舜往耕焉
49 8 jiù to save / to rescue 所以救敗也
50 8 zhǎn to cut / to chop / to sever 韓獻子將斬人
51 8 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 豎刁自宮以治內
52 8 gain / advantage / benefit 萬世之利也
53 7 chǔ state of Chu 晉文公將與楚人戰
54 7 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 萬世之利奚患不至
55 7 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 仲尼聞之
56 7 easy / simple 庸主之所易也
57 7 bài to defeat / to vanquish 以舅犯之謀與楚人戰以敗之
58 7 萬世 wàn shì all ages 萬世之利也
59 7 wén to hear 臣聞之
60 7 韓子 Hán Zǐ Han Zi 韓子之所斬也
61 7 nián year 朞年
62 7 jiàn to see 管仲所以見告桓公者
63 7 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 朞年已一過
64 6 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
65 6 shù straight vertical character stroke 願君去豎刁
66 6 小臣 xiǎochén a minor official 有處士曰小臣稷
67 6 zhàn war / fighting / battle 晉文公將與楚人戰
68 6 desire 適君之欲也
69 6 wèi to call 謂詐其敵也
70 6 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang 襄子圍於晉陽中
71 6 天下 tiānxià China 將使天下無姦也
72 6 zhī to know 既知一時之權
73 6 diāo artful / wicked 願君去豎刁
74 6 君臣 jūn chén a ruler and his ministers 君臣之際
75 6 zhà to cheat / to swindle 君其詐之而已矣
76 6 yōu to worry / to be concerned 憂天下之害
77 6 máo spear 楚人有鬻楯與矛者
78 6 míng bright / brilliant 則臣上塞主明而下成私
79 6 píng flat / level / smooth 平公失君道
80 6 qīn relatives 非父子之親也
81 6 shù method / tactics 不亦無術乎
82 5 full year / anniversary 朞年
83 5 xiàn to submerge / to sink / to plunge 物莫能陷也
84 5 shǔn a horizontal railing 楚人有鬻楯與矛者
85 5 群臣 qún chén a group of ministers / all ministers 群臣曰
86 5 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 善諫不聽
87 5 tīng to listen 善諫不聽
88 5 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 吾群臣無有不驕侮之意者
89 5 罪人 zuìrén a sinner 若罪人
90 5 bright / radiant / shining 高赫為賞首
91 5 big / great / huge / large / major 有因問小大緩急而對也
92 5 method / way 上設其法
93 5 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 而對以卑狹
94 5 zài in / at 在今日之勝
95 5 xìn to believe / to trust
96 5 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 安暇待萬世之利
97 5 jiān traitor / crafty and evil person / villain 將使天下無姦也
98 5 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 舜有盡
99 5 sān three 三年已三過
100 5 安能 ānnéng how can it be possible? 安能愛君
101 4 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 管仲以賤為不可以治貴
102 4 gāo high / tall 高赫為賞首
103 4 shì a city 且臣盡死力以與君市
104 4 xiān first 先雍季而後舅犯
105 4 gǎn bold / brave 賞一人而天下為人臣者莫敢失禮矣
106 4 enemy / foe 在詐於敵
107 4 zhòng heavy 是臣重也
108 4 quàn to advise / to urge / to exhort / to persuade 故為爵祿以勸之
109 4 liǎng two 不可兩得也
110 4 仲父 zhòngfù middle uncle / uncle 仲父病
111 4 proper / suitable / appropriate 宜哉
112 4 contrary / opposite / backwards / upside down 是逆上下之位
113 4 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 戰而勝
114 4 power / force / strength 然則臣有盡死力以為其主者
115 4 nài a fruit tree / a crab-apple 為之柰何
116 4 liú to leave something / to retain / to stay / to remain / to keep / to preserve 韓宣王問於樛留
117 4 jiāo haughty 吾群臣無有不驕侮之意者
118 4 yàn to dislike / to detest 不厭忠信
119 4 qín Chinese lute 援琴撞之
120 4 to fish 河濱之漁者爭坻
121 4 zhòng many / numerous 彼眾我寡
122 4 一時 yīshí a period of time / a while 偷取一時
123 4 chéng to mount / to climb onto 乘事而有功則賞
124 4 為人 wéirén behavior / personal conduct 賞一人而天下為人臣者莫敢失禮矣
125 4 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 弗中程者誅
126 4 人臣 rénchén an official / a non-royal minister 不陳人臣之諫
127 4 zàng to bury the dead 蟲出戶不葬
128 4 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 河濱之漁者爭坻
129 4 爵祿 juélù rank and emolument of nobility 故為爵祿以勸之
130 4 明主 míngzhǔ a wise ruler 則明主弗受也
131 4 yòng to use / to apply 夫用其言而後其身
132 4 賞罰 shǎngfá reward and punishment 賞罰使天下必行之
133 4 tooth / tusk 除易牙
134 4 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 將奚以告寡人
135 3 zūn to honor / to respect 非卿相卑而臧獲尊也
136 3 quán authority / power 一時之權也
137 3 past / former times 昔者紂為炮烙
138 3 shì a gentleman / a knight 吾聞布衣之士
139 3 qīng light / not heavy 則輕爵祿以待之
140 3 méng a bud / a sprout 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
141 3 néng can / able 物莫能陷也
142 3 capacity / degree / a standard / a measure 非有度者之言也
143 3 qīng minister / high officer 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
144 3 wēi power / might / prestige 兵強而威立
145 3 xùn to give in to / to be swayed by / to comply with / to follow 胡不以徇
146 3 to stand 兵強而威立
147 3 bitterness / bitter flavor 東夷之陶者器苦窳
148 3 to punish / to penalize 有罰者君知其罪
149 3 cháo to face 令朝至暮變
150 3 善言 shànyán good words 以其善言耶
151 3 zhòng middle brother 吾欲兩用公仲
152 3 wàn ten thousand 無以易萬乘之主
153 3 zāng a slave / success 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
154 3 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 文公之霸也
155 3 xùn to be buried with the dead / to die for a cause 以殉
156 3 guān an office 非舜官也
157 3 honor / reputation 譽之曰
158 3 之所以 zhī suǒyǐ the reason why 文公之所以先雍季者
159 3 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 襄子曰
160 3 shū father's younger brother 公叔
161 3 zhuàng to knock against / to bump into / to collide 援琴撞之
162 3 guǎ few 彼眾我寡
163 3 jiū bending branches / bent limbs 韓宣王問於樛留
164 3 qián front 舅犯前有善言
165 3 táo Tao 東夷之陶者器苦窳
166 3 shè to set up / to establish 設民所欲以求其功
167 3 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 然則臣有盡死力以為其主者
168 3 wáng to die 則國亡兵弱
169 3 qǐng to ask / to inquire 左右請除之
170 3 móu to plan / to scheme 以舅犯之謀與楚人戰以敗之
171 3 今日 jīnrì today 拔拂今日之死不及
172 3 gēng to plow / to till 舜往耕焉
173 3 to lift / to hold up / to raise 故君舉功於臣
174 3 詐偽 zhàwěi fake 不厭詐偽
175 3 shǒu head 易牙烝其子首而進之
176 3 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 乃躬藉處苦而民從之
177 2 lüè plan / strategy 霄略曰
178 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 則臣上塞主明而下成私
179 2 hài to injure / to harm to 憂天下之害
180 2 開方 kāifāng to extract a square root 遠衛公子開方
181 2 tōng to go through / to open 臣情不上通
182 2 成湯 Chéng Tāng Emperor Cheng Tang 成湯兩用伊尹
183 2 中程 zhōngchéng medium-range 中程者賞
184 2 è evil / vice 設民所惡以禁其姦
185 2 tàn to sigh 仲尼歎曰
186 2 布衣 bùyī plain cotton clothing / the common people 吾聞布衣之士
187 2 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 矛楯之說也
188 2 偷取 tōuqǔ to steal / to abstract / to appropriate 偷取多獸
189 2 名曰 míng yuē to be named / to be called 執禽而朝名曰臣
190 2 忠信 zhōngxìn faith and honesty / loyalty and sincerity 不厭忠信
191 2 wéi to surround / to encircle / to corral 襄子圍於晉陽中
192 2 shí food / food and drink 減食而死
193 2 luàn chaotic / disorderly 法敗則國亂
194 2 shēng to be born / to give birth 臼竈生龜
195 2 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 繁禮君子
196 2 wéi dangerous / precarious 寡人國家危
197 2 xiàn to offer / to present 韓獻子將斬人
198 2 gào to tell / to say / said / told 將奚以告寡人
199 2 mother 棄其母
200 2 shèng divine / holy / sacred / ārya 仲尼之聖堯柰何
201 2 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 設民所惡以禁其姦
202 2 wài outside 此必將爭事而外市
203 2 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 所以不欺其民也
204 2 dusk / sunset 令朝至暮變
205 2 pín poor / impoverished 然而臣貧
206 2 智能 zhìnéng intellect / intelligence 使小臣有智能而遁桓公
207 2 yǐn to drink 晉平公與群臣飲
208 2 zhào to call together / to summon / to convene 召舅犯問之
209 2 三歸 sānguī to take refuge in the Triple Gem 使子有三歸之家
210 2 失禮 shīlǐ lacking in manners 賞一人而天下為人臣者莫敢失禮矣
211 2 jué ancient bronze wine holder 歸而行爵
212 2 xīn heart 而下無姦詐之心
213 2 rich / wealthy 臣富矣
214 2 百官 bǎi guān officials of different ranks and positions 百官脩通
215 2 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 則國安而身定
216 2 guī to go back / to return 歸而行爵
217 2 Hán Korea / South Korea 韓獻子將斬人
218 2 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 百官不敢侵職
219 2 安在 ānzài safe and sound 堯安在
220 2 之上 zhīshàng above 國之上
221 2 zuì crime / sin / vice 有罰者君知其罪
222 2 Yān Yan 景而亡鄢
223 2 to die 不幸卒於大命
224 2 fán complicated / complex 繁禮君子
225 2 a human or animal body 舉琴而親其體
226 2 zhòu Emperor Zhou 昔者紂為炮烙
227 2 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 不可不察也
228 2 齊桓公 Qí Huán Gōng Duke Huan of Qi 齊桓公時
229 2 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 舜又何德而化
230 2 之間 zhījiān between / among 衛之間不容數日行
231 2 to avoid / to shun 公披衽而避
232 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 願君去豎刁
233 2 bad / useless / weak 東夷之陶者器苦窳
234 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 蓋虛不久
235 2 day of the month / a certain day 十日而海內畢矣
236 2 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 大臣不因左右而見
237 2 wèi position / location / place 是逆上下之位
238 2 Yǐng Ying
239 2 thing / matter 物莫能陷也
240 2 gān dry 為宰干湯
241 2 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 東夷之陶者器苦窳
242 2 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 以詐遇民
243 2 尊貴 zūnguì respected / honorable 卑賤不待尊貴而進
244 2 nèi inside / interior 君妬而好內
245 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 是將以管仲之不能死公子糾度其不死桓公也
246 2 chén Chen 則陳其言
247 2 huò to reap / to harvest 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
248 2 伊尹 yīyǐn Yi Yin 故伊尹以中國為亂道
249 2 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 見小臣之忘民也
250 2 a crime / a criminal offense 是重不辜也
251 2 不行 bùxíng will not do / will not work 令不行
252 2 wáng Wang 成湯不王也
253 2 yuǎn far / distant 遠衛公子開方
254 2 非分 fēifēn improper / presumptuous / assuming / overstepping one's bounds 非分謗也
255 2 xiāo sky 霄略曰
256 2 shì power / authority 處勢而矯下者
257 2 若非 ruò fēi were it not for / if not for 若非罪人
258 2 bīng soldier / troops 兵強而威立
259 2 亂道 luàndào to lie / to make irresponsible remarks 故伊尹以中國為亂道
260 2 zhí office / post 百官不敢侵職
261 2 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 遠衛公子開方
262 2 西 The West 翟而亡西河
263 2 jiǎn to deduct / to subtract 減食而死
264 2 chǒng to favor 臣有寵矣
265 2 guì expensive / costly / valuable 臣貴矣
266 2 德化 déhuà to influence through wholesome conduct 聖人之德化乎
267 2 a river / a stream 翟而亡西河
268 2 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 遠衛公子開方
269 2 a government official / a magistrate 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
270 2 chóng an invertebrate / a worm 蟲出戶不葬
271 2 卑賤 bēijiàn lowly / mean and low 卑賤不待尊貴而進
272 2 不當 bùdàng unsuitable / improper / inappropriate 不當文公之問
273 2 can / may / permissible 可乎
274 2 jìn to enter 易牙烝其子首而進之
275 2 biàn to change / to alter 令朝至暮變
276 2 shòu a beast / a quadruped / an animal 偷取多獸
277 2 是非 shìfēi right and wrong 是非君人者之言也
278 2 qīn to invade / to encroach upon / to raid 歷山之農者侵畔
279 2 to hasten / to hurry / to be attracted to 趨一國之患
280 2 xíng punishment / penalty 宜刑
281 2 wàng to gaze / to look towards 且民之望於上也甚矣
282 2 不亦 bùyì is that not also? 不亦宜乎
283 2 to humiliate / to insult / to abuse 不避卑辱
284 2 明察 míngchá to note clearly / to perceive 聖人明察在上位
285 2 five 賞有功者五人
286 2 yōng ordinary / normal 庸主之所易也
287 2 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 文公辭舅犯
288 2 shàn to be skillful in / to be good at 擅主也
289 2 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 聖人之德化乎
290 2 qíng feeling / emotion 夫人情莫不愛其子
291 2 nán difficult / arduous / hard 舜之所難也
292 2 shū to remove obstructions 然而臣疏
293 2 to kill / to massacre 宜戮
294 2 increase / benefit 益謗也
295 2 刑罰 xíngfá punishment 故為刑罰以威之
296 2 齊國 Qí guó state of Qi 將欲憂齊國
297 2 shì to release / to set free 釋庸主之所易
298 1 zhǐ to stop / to halt 所止者寡矣
299 1 to reach 及桓公死
300 1 xiá leisure / relaxation / spare time 安暇待萬世之利
301 1 pào large gun / cannon / artillery 昔者紂為炮烙
302 1 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 如此
303 1 jiě to loosen / to unfasten / to untie 桓公解管仲之束縛而相之
304 1 大功 dàgōng great merit / great service 赫無大功
305 1 人情 rénqíng human feelings 人情莫不愛其身
306 1 人主 rénzhǔ a monarch 使人主過於聽而不悟其失
307 1 dōng east 湣王一用淖齒而身死乎東廟
308 1 wèi Wei Dynasty 昔魏兩用樓
309 1 jiǔ old 久宦不歸
310 1 不止 bùzhǐ to be incessant / to be without end / to be more than / not to be limited to 禁不止
311 1 wall 琴壞於壁
312 1 to capture / to imprison / to seize 為虜干穆公
313 1 jiā house / home / residence 使子有三歸之家
314 1 a kind of pheasant 翟而亡西河
315 1 tán to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss 張孟談曰
316 1 to break / to ruin / to destroy 則所以勝楚破軍者
317 1 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 戰而不勝
318 1 弒君 shìjūn regicide / to commit regicide 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
319 1 service 靡笄之役
320 1 dìng to decide 則國安而身定
321 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 十日而海內畢矣
322 1 còu to assemble / to put together 群臣輻湊
323 1 中國 zhōngguó China 故伊尹以中國為亂道
324 1 民望 mínwàng people's hope 夫下使民望絕於上
325 1 lùn to comment / to discuss 故舅犯有二功而後論
326 1 戰勝 zhànshèng to prevail / to surmount 後有戰勝
327 1 àn to shut a door 必闇而不知術也
328 1 chóng high / dignified / lofty 崇侯
329 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 是桓公以輕上侮君之俗教於齊國也
330 1 ruò weak 則國亡兵弱
331 1 姦臣 jiānchén a treacherous court official / a minister who conspires against the state 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
332 1 社稷 shèjì the gods of earth and grain 社稷殆矣
333 1 yuàn to blame / to complain 民所以起怨者也
334 1 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin 晉文公將與楚人戰
335 1 富貴 fùguì riches and honor 是非管仲貪欲富貴
336 1 儒者 rúzhě Confucian 或問儒者曰
337 1 國危 guó wēi the state will be in danger 民怨則國危
338 1 dumb / mute
339 1 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋虛不久
340 1 xián virtuous / worthy 賢舜
341 1 huài bad / spoiled / broken / defective 琴壞於壁
342 1 to apprehend / to realize / to become aware 使人主過於聽而不悟其失
343 1 dài dangerous / perilous 社稷殆矣
344 1 huàn government official 久宦不歸
345 1 sāi to stop up / to block / to seal / to cork 則臣上塞主明而下成私
346 1 出於 chūyú to be due to / to arise from / to stem from 出於詐偽
347 1 緩急 huǎnjí a priority 有因問小大緩急而對也
348 1 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 知氏灌之
349 1 海內 hǎinèi the whole world / throughout the land / everything under the sun 十日而海內畢矣
350 1 計數 jìshǔ to total 計數之所出也
351 1 a spoke 群臣輻湊
352 1 shì to decorate / to ornament / to adorn 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
353 1 mǐn mixed / confused 湣王一用淖齒而身死乎東廟
354 1 fán ordinary / common 凡對問者
355 1 宣王 Xuān Wáng King Xuan of Zhou 韓宣王問於樛留
356 1 流出 liúchū to flow out 且桓公所以身死蟲流出戶不葬者
357 1 姦詐 jiānzhà treacherous / devious 而下無姦詐之心
358 1 無罪 wúzuì innocent / not guilty 罰不加於無罪
359 1 jiǎo to correct / to rectify / to redress 處勢而矯下者
360 1 歷山 Lìshān Mount Li 歷山之農者侵畔
361 1 kuì to sigh 乃喟然歎曰
362 1 明法 míng fǎ method of mantras / magic formule 今管仲不務尊主明法
363 1 cāo to conduct / to run / to manage 操令行禁止之法
364 1 獲之 huò zhī captured him 是臧獲之所以信也
365 1 之內 zhīnèi inside 是故四封之內
366 1 十五 shíwǔ fifteen 開方事君十五年
367 1 to cut down 所伐之國也
368 1 行事 xíngshì to execute / to handle 當世之行事
369 1 不辭 bùcí to not avoid / to not retire 不辭卑辱
370 1 wèi Eighth earthly branch 吾未得郄子之所以分謗者也
371 1 a hairpin 靡笄之役
372 1 guī turtle / tortoise 臼竈生龜
373 1 以下 yǐxià below / under / following 亦無以下布衣之士
374 1 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 今者有小人言於側者
375 1 Mu 為虜干穆公
376 1 private 則臣上塞主明而下成私
377 1 jiā to add 主令所加
378 1 chéng to assist / to aid / to rescue 都丞之下徵令者
379 1 國家 guójiā country / nation / state 寡人國家危
380 1 不通 bùtōng illogical 禍福不通
381 1 to pull up / to pull out / to select / to promote 拔拂今日之死不及
382 1 rén a kernel / a pit 舜其信仁乎
383 1 chéng a city / a town 城濮之事
384 1 affairs / business / matter / activity 今管仲不務尊主明法
385 1 even / equal / uniform
386 1 jiū to investigate / to inspect / to entangle 是將以管仲之不能死公子糾度其不死桓公也
387 1 嚴父 yánfù strict or stern father 雖嚴父不加於子
388 1 不從 bùcóng not following / not joining 莫敢不從也
389 1 民怨 mínyuàn popular grievance / complaints of the people 民怨則國危
390 1 躬親 gōngqīn to attend to personally / in person 乃躬親
391 1 wěi false / fake / forged / bogus 矜偽不長
392 1 忠臣 zhōngchén faithful official 是欲君去忠臣也
393 1 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 惟其言而莫之違
394 1 to make a false accusation / to defame 是誣也
395 1 所知 suǒ zhī known / what one knows 此非若所知也
396 1 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 襄子有君臣親之澤
397 1 shí time / a period of time 齊桓公時
398 1 戰陣 zhàn zhèn battle array 戰陣之閒
399 1 to brush away 拔拂今日之死不及
400 1 無度 wúdù excessive 管仲無度矣
401 1 大臣 dàchén chancellor / minister 大臣不因左右而見
402 1 Li 主父一用李兌
403 1 nào slush / mud 湣王一用淖齒而身死乎東廟
404 1 wèi taste / flavor 易牙為君主味
405 1 bèi to be contradictory to / to go counter 見知不悖於前
406 1 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 舅犯所謂
407 1 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 執禽而朝名曰臣
408 1 專制 zhuānzhì an autocracy / a dictatorship 一則專制而劫弒
409 1 zhēng to present to somebody / to rise / to advance / to progress 易牙烝其子首而進之
410 1 inside / interior 百里奚以秦為亂道
411 1 chuí to hang / to suspend / to droop 君垂爵祿以與臣市
412 1 fèng to offer / to present 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
413 1 過譽 guòyù to praise too much / I really don't deserve so much praise 霄略有過譽
414 1 mìng life 不幸卒於大命
415 1 shǎo few 以少遇眾
416 1 popular / common 是桓公以輕上侮君之俗教於齊國也
417 1 lào to brand / to bake 昔者紂為炮烙
418 1 lín a wood / a forest / a grove 焚林而田
419 1 hǎo good 君妬而好內
420 1 zēng to increase / to add to / to augment 而事增寵益爵
421 1 Pu River 城濮之事
422 1 河濱 hébīn brook / rivulet 河濱之漁者爭坻
423 1 驕矜 jiāojīn haughty / proud 若無智能而虛驕矜桓公
424 1 xiū to cultivate / to repair 百官脩通
425 1 rèn lapel / the overlapping part of Chinese gown 公披衽而避
426 1 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 朞年而讓長
427 1 非法 fēifǎ illegal 行之而非法者
428 1 太師 tàishī Grand Preceptor / Grand Master / Imperial Tutor 太師誰撞
429 1 duì to cash 主父一用李兌
430 1 貪欲 tānyù greed / avarice 是非管仲貪欲富貴
431 1 tāng soup 為宰干湯
432 1 yuán fate / predestined affinity 不緣桓公
433 1 jiàn mean / low / base 管仲以賤為不可以治貴
434 1 to separate / to partition 一人之力能隔君臣之間
435 1 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 而民無反心
436 1 dùn to escape 使小臣有智能而遁桓公
437 1 beard / mustache 胡不以徇
438 1 lóu a storied building 昔魏兩用樓
439 1 shì to match 適君之欲也
440 1 gōng body 乃躬藉處苦而民從之
441 1 a mat / a pad 乃躬藉處苦而民從之
442 1 而立 érlì to turn 30 years old with accomplishments 不可同世而立
443 1 a slave / a servant 其僕曰
444 1 gōng a palace 豎刁自宮以治內
445 1 父子 fù zǐ father and son 非父子之親也
446 1 hān to enjoy alcohol 飲酣
447 1 shè to ford a stream / to wade across 惡來又曰斬涉者之脛也
448 1 夫人 fūren lady / madam / wife / Mrs. 夫人情莫不愛其子
449 1 禍福 huòfú disaster and happiness 禍福不通
450 1 zào a furnace 臼竈生龜
451 1 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方此時也
452 1 東夷 dōngyí Eastern Barbarians 東夷之陶者器苦窳
453 1 to calculate / to compute / to count 軍旅之計也
454 1 高大 gāodà tall and lofty 所問高大
455 1 to associate with / be near 比至
456 1 zhào an imperial decree 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
457 1 huǐ hui / a mythical venomous snake 仲虺
458 1 不為 bùwéi to not do 兩用不為患
459 1 shì to murder a superior 一則專制而劫弒
460 1 fén to burn 焚林而田
461 1 受事 shòushì to receive a task 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
462 1 治天下 zhì tiānxià to rule all under Heaven 將治天下
463 1 xiàng lane / alley 雖巷伯信乎卿相
464 1 to be fond of / to like 平公喜而聽之
465 1 lǐng neck 桓公不能領臣主之理
466 1 善於 shànyú to be good at / to be adept in 言孰善於此
467 1 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 有因問小大緩急而對也
468 1 to bear / to carry 若負桓公之威
469 1 qìng to celebrate / to congratulate 慶賞信而刑罰必
470 1 絕望 juéwàng desperate / forlorn / hopeless 則民絕望於上矣
471 1 jìng lower leg 惡來又曰斬涉者之脛也
472 1 god of cereals 有處士曰小臣稷
473 1 shì to attend on 師曠侍坐於前
474 1 xiá narrow / limited 而對以卑狹
475 1 jiū to examine / to investigate 則君令不下究
476 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 棄其母
477 1 人肉 rénròu human flesh 君惟人肉未嘗
478 1 zǎi to slaughter 為宰干湯
479 1 idea 吾群臣無有不驕侮之意者
480 1 安有 ān yǒu how can thre be? 安有不葬之患
481 1 jǐng sunlight 景而亡鄢
482 1 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 何傷哉
483 1 extravagant / go with fashion 靡笄之役
484 1 刑戮 xínglù to be executed / to be sentenced for execution 而禮刑戮之人
485 1 shì a generation 不可同世而立
486 1 nóng agriculture / farming 歷山之農者侵畔
487 1 bào abalone 鮑叔
488 1 zhèng upright / straight 甽畝正
489 1 不在 bùzài not here 仁義不在焉
490 1 上位 shàng wèi top seat / person occupying leading position 聖人明察在上位
491 1 上下 shàngxià up and down / top and bottom 是逆上下之位
492 1 hóu marquis / lord 崇侯
493 1 以求 yǐqiú in order to 設民所欲以求其功
494 1 interest 身死名息
495 1 zhú to chase / to expel 以有盡逐無已
496 1 不好 bù hǎo not good 不好仁義
497 1 guàn to pour in 知氏灌之
498 1 to visit 臣故將謁之
499 1 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 仲父病
500 1 shòu old age / long life 壽有盡

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 175 zhī him / her / them / that 召舅犯問之
2 95 also / too 舅犯謀也
3 69 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 因召雍季而問之
4 58 yuē to speak / to say
5 58 not / no 不厭忠信
6 49 his / hers / its / theirs 君其詐之而已矣
7 48 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 凡對問者
8 41 so as to / in order to 以詐遇民
9 39 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君其詐之而已矣
10 35 child / son 以子之矛陷子之楯
11 33 chén minister / statesman / official 臣聞之
12 31 yǒu is / are / to exist 有因問小大緩急而對也
13 29 otherwise / but / however 則明主弗受也
14 28 in / at 莫大於此
15 25 wèi for / to 為之柰何
16 23 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故曰
17 23 no 後必無獸
18 23 桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan 桓公往問之
19 21 管仲 Guǎn Zhòng Guanzi / Guan Zhong 管仲有病
20 21 shì is / are / am / to be 是欲君去忠臣也
21 20 final particle 君其詐之而已矣
22 18 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今耕漁不爭
23 18 gōng public/ common / state-owned 今文公問
24 18 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 雍季無一為而先賞
25 18 fēi not / non- / un- 此非若所知也
26 17 yán to speak / to say / said 夫用其言而後其身
27 17 使 shǐ to make / to cause 將使天下無姦也
28 17 ài to love 所以愛其下也
29 16 xíng to walk / to move 歸而行爵
30 16 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜往耕焉
31 15 zhǔ owner 庸主之所易也
32 15 rén person / people / a human being 晉文公將與楚人戰
33 15 mín the people / citizen / subjects 以詐遇民
34 14 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 所問高大
35 14 shī to lose 則是堯有失也
36 14 Xi 郄獻子聞之
37 14 jiù mother's brother / maternal uncle 召舅犯問之
38 14 fàn to commit crime / to violate 召舅犯問之
39 13 to die 身死名息
40 13 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 不可兩得也
41 13 qiě moreover / also 且文公不知一時之權
42 13 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 則國安而身定
43 13 shēn human body / torso 夫用其言而後其身
44 12 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 此非所以應也
45 12 a man / a male adult 夫用其言而後其身
46 12 one 雍季無一為而先賞
47 12 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 晉文公將與楚人戰
48 12 and 晉文公將與楚人戰
49 12 this / these 此非若所知也
50 11 不知 bùzhī do not know 且文公不知一時之權
51 11 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 襄子圍於晉陽中
52 11 dào way / road / path 則雍季乃道其
53 11 wèn to ask 召舅犯問之
54 11 expresses question or doubt 可乎
55 10 season / period 因召雍季而問之
56 10 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 不好仁義
57 10 yōng harmony 因召雍季而問之
58 10 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 繁禮君子
59 10 huò or / either / else 或曰
60 10 to go 則去堯之明察
61 10 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令曰
62 10 兩用 liǎngyòng dual-use 吾欲兩用公仲
63 10 yòu again / also 又知萬世之利
64 10 yáo Yao 堯安在
65 10 文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu 文公辭舅犯
66 10 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed
67 10 bàng to slander / to defame / to speak ill of 吾敢不分謗乎
68 9 certainly / must / will / necessarily 後必無獸
69 9 師曠 Shī Kuàng Shi Kuang 師曠侍坐於前
70 9 no 則明主弗受也
71 9 gōng merit 以其功耶
72 9 hòu after / later 後必無獸
73 9 shàng top / a high position 而姦不用於上
74 9 shì matter / thing / item 城濮之事
75 9 wǎng to go (in a direction) 舜往耕焉
76 8 jiù to save / to rescue 所以救敗也
77 8 zhǎn to cut / to chop / to sever 韓獻子將斬人
78 8 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 豎刁自宮以治內
79 8 xià next 所以愛其下也
80 8 I 吾將與楚人戰
81 8 gain / advantage / benefit 萬世之利也
82 8 duì to / toward 雍季對曰
83 7 chǔ state of Chu 晉文公將與楚人戰
84 7 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 萬世之利奚患不至
85 7 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 仲尼聞之
86 7 easy / simple 庸主之所易也
87 7 de potential marker 不可兩得也
88 7 what? / where? / why? 萬世之利奚患不至
89 7 bài to defeat / to vanquish 以舅犯之謀與楚人戰以敗之
90 7 萬世 wàn shì all ages 萬世之利也
91 7 wén to hear 臣聞之
92 7 韓子 Hán Zǐ Han Zi 韓子之所斬也
93 7 nián year 朞年
94 7 jiàn to see 管仲所以見告桓公者
95 7 what / where / which 為之柰何
96 7 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 朞年已一過
97 6 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
98 6 shù straight vertical character stroke 願君去豎刁
99 6 小臣 xiǎochén a minor official 有處士曰小臣稷
100 6 zhàn war / fighting / battle 晉文公將與楚人戰
101 6 already / afterwards 朞年已一過
102 6 desire 適君之欲也
103 6 wèi to call 謂詐其敵也
104 6 suī although / even though 雖有後復
105 6 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang 襄子圍於晉陽中
106 6 天下 tiānxià China 將使天下無姦也
107 6 zhī to know 既知一時之權
108 6 diāo artful / wicked 願君去豎刁
109 6 君臣 jūn chén a ruler and his ministers 君臣之際
110 6 do not 物莫能陷也
111 6 zhà to cheat / to swindle 君其詐之而已矣
112 6 yōu to worry / to be concerned 憂天下之害
113 6 máo spear 楚人有鬻楯與矛者
114 6 zhì to / until 萬世之利奚患不至
115 6 míng bright / brilliant 則臣上塞主明而下成私
116 6 píng flat / level / smooth 平公失君道
117 6 qīn relatives 非父子之親也
118 6 shù method / tactics 不亦無術乎
119 5 full year / anniversary 朞年
120 5 xiàn to submerge / to sink / to plunge 物莫能陷也
121 5 shǔn a horizontal railing 楚人有鬻楯與矛者
122 5 群臣 qún chén a group of ministers / all ministers 群臣曰
123 5 jiàn to remonstrate / to admonish 善諫不聽
124 5 tīng to listen 善諫不聽
125 5 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 吾群臣無有不驕侮之意者
126 5 罪人 zuìrén a sinner 若罪人
127 5 bright / radiant / shining 高赫為賞首
128 5 big / great / huge / large / major 有因問小大緩急而對也
129 5 method / way 上設其法
130 5 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 而對以卑狹
131 5 zài in / at 在今日之勝
132 5 zāi exclamatory particle 宜哉
133 5 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 則雍季乃道其
134 5 xìn to believe / to trust
135 5 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 安暇待萬世之利
136 5 jiān traitor / crafty and evil person / villain 將使天下無姦也
137 5 yān where / how 舜往耕焉
138 5 ruò to seem / to be like / as 此非若所知也
139 5 而後 érhòu after that / then 先雍季而後舅犯
140 5 again / more / repeatedly 後必無復
141 5 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 舜有盡
142 5 sān three 三年已三過
143 5 安能 ānnéng how can it be possible? 安能愛君
144 4 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 桓公解管仲之束縛而相之
145 4 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 管仲以賤為不可以治貴
146 4 gāo high / tall 高赫為賞首
147 4 shì a city 且臣盡死力以與君市
148 4 xiān first 先雍季而後舅犯
149 4 gǎn bold / brave 賞一人而天下為人臣者莫敢失禮矣
150 4 enemy / foe 在詐於敵
151 4 zhòng heavy 是臣重也
152 4 quàn to advise / to urge / to exhort / to persuade 故為爵祿以勸之
153 4 liǎng two 不可兩得也
154 4 yīn because 因召雍季而問之
155 4 仲父 zhòngfù middle uncle / uncle 仲父病
156 4 proper / suitable / appropriate 宜哉
157 4 contrary / opposite / backwards / upside down 是逆上下之位
158 4 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 戰而勝
159 4 power / force / strength 然則臣有盡死力以為其主者
160 4 nài a fruit tree / a crab-apple 為之柰何
161 4 liú to leave something / to retain / to stay / to remain / to keep / to preserve 韓宣王問於樛留
162 4 jiāo haughty 吾群臣無有不驕侮之意者
163 4 yàn to dislike / to detest 不厭忠信
164 4 qín Chinese lute 援琴撞之
165 4 to fish 河濱之漁者爭坻
166 4 zhòng many / numerous 彼眾我寡
167 4 一時 yīshí a period of time / a while 偷取一時
168 4 chéng to mount / to climb onto 乘事而有功則賞
169 4 為人 wéirén behavior / personal conduct 賞一人而天下為人臣者莫敢失禮矣
170 4 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 弗中程者誅
171 4 人臣 rénchén an official / a non-royal minister 不陳人臣之諫
172 4 zàng to bury the dead 蟲出戶不葬
173 4 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 河濱之漁者爭坻
174 4 爵祿 juélù rank and emolument of nobility 故為爵祿以勸之
175 4 明主 míngzhǔ a wise ruler 則明主弗受也
176 4 yòng to use / to apply 夫用其言而後其身
177 4 賞罰 shǎngfá reward and punishment 賞罰使天下必行之
178 4 tooth / tusk 除易牙
179 4 also / too 是管仲亦在所去之域矣
180 4 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 將奚以告寡人
181 3 zūn to honor / to respect 非卿相卑而臧獲尊也
182 3 quán authority / power 一時之權也
183 3 past / former times 昔者紂為炮烙
184 3 shì a gentleman / a knight 吾聞布衣之士
185 3 qīng light / not heavy 則輕爵祿以待之
186 3 méng a bud / a sprout 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
187 3 néng can / able 物莫能陷也
188 3 capacity / degree / a standard / a measure 非有度者之言也
189 3 jiān simultaneously 舅犯則以兼之矣
190 3 然而 ránér however / yet / but 然而臣卑
191 3 qīng minister / high officer 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
192 3 wēi power / might / prestige 兵強而威立
193 3 xùn to give in to / to be swayed by / to comply with / to follow 胡不以徇
194 3 to stand 兵強而威立
195 3 wéi only / solely / alone 君惟人肉未嘗
196 3 bitterness / bitter flavor 東夷之陶者器苦窳
197 3 to punish / to penalize 有罰者君知其罪
198 3 cháo to face 令朝至暮變
199 3 chū to go out 蟲出戶不葬
200 3 善言 shànyán good words 以其善言耶
201 3 zhòng middle brother 吾欲兩用公仲
202 3 wàn ten thousand 無以易萬乘之主
203 3 zāng a slave / success 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
204 3 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 文公之霸也
205 3 不加 bùjiā without / not / un- 明主賞不加於無功
206 3 xùn to be buried with the dead / to die for a cause 以殉
207 3 I / me / my 彼眾我寡
208 3 guān an office 非舜官也
209 3 honor / reputation 譽之曰
210 3 之所以 zhī suǒyǐ the reason why 文公之所以先雍季者
211 3 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 襄子曰
212 3 shū father's younger brother 公叔
213 3 zhuàng to knock against / to bump into / to collide 援琴撞之
214 3 guǎ few 彼眾我寡
215 3 jiū bending branches / bent limbs 韓宣王問於樛留
216 3 qián front 舅犯前有善言
217 3 táo Tao 東夷之陶者器苦窳
218 3 shè to set up / to establish 設民所欲以求其功
219 3 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 然則臣有盡死力以為其主者
220 3 wáng to die 則國亡兵弱
221 3 qǐng to ask / to inquire 左右請除之
222 3 móu to plan / to scheme 以舅犯之謀與楚人戰以敗之
223 3 今日 jīnrì today 拔拂今日之死不及
224 3 gēng to plow / to till 舜往耕焉
225 3 to lift / to hold up / to raise 故君舉功於臣
226 3 詐偽 zhàwěi fake 不厭詐偽
227 3 shǒu head 易牙烝其子首而進之
228 3 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 乃躬藉處苦而民從之
229 2 則是 zéshì only 則是堯有失也
230 2 lüè plan / strategy 霄略曰
231 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 則臣上塞主明而下成私
232 2 hài to injure / to harm to 憂天下之害
233 2 開方 kāifāng to extract a square root 遠衛公子開方
234 2 tōng to go through / to open 臣情不上通
235 2 成湯 Chéng Tāng Emperor Cheng Tang 成湯兩用伊尹
236 2 中程 zhōngchéng medium-range 中程者賞
237 2 è evil / vice 設民所惡以禁其姦
238 2 tàn to sigh 仲尼歎曰
239 2 布衣 bùyī plain cotton clothing / the common people 吾聞布衣之士
240 2 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 矛楯之說也
241 2 偷取 tōuqǔ to steal / to abstract / to appropriate 偷取多獸
242 2 未有 wèiyǒu is not / has never been 此未有善言也
243 2 名曰 míng yuē to be named / to be called 執禽而朝名曰臣
244 2 already / since 既知一時之權
245 2 忠信 zhōngxìn faith and honesty / loyalty and sincerity 不厭忠信
246 2 wéi to surround / to encircle / to corral 襄子圍於晉陽中
247 2 shí food / food and drink 減食而死
248 2 luàn chaotic / disorderly 法敗則國亂
249 2 shēng to be born / to give birth 臼竈生龜
250 2 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 繁禮君子
251 2 wéi dangerous / precarious 寡人國家危
252 2 xiàn to offer / to present 韓獻子將斬人
253 2 gào to tell / to say / said / told 將奚以告寡人
254 2 rán correct / right / certainly 然必曰
255 2 yīng should / ought 此非所以應也
256 2 mother 棄其母
257 2 shèng divine / holy / sacred / ārya 仲尼之聖堯柰何
258 2 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 設民所惡以禁其姦
259 2 wài outside 此必將爭事而外市
260 2 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 所以不欺其民也
261 2 dusk / sunset 令朝至暮變
262 2 pín poor / impoverished 然而臣貧
263 2 智能 zhìnéng intellect / intelligence 使小臣有智能而遁桓公
264 2 yǐn to drink 晉平公與群臣飲
265 2 zhào to call together / to summon / to convene 召舅犯問之
266 2 無不 wúbù not lacking 於物無不陷也
267 2 三歸 sānguī to take refuge in the Triple Gem 使子有三歸之家
268 2 失禮 shīlǐ lacking in manners 賞一人而天下為人臣者莫敢失禮矣
269 2 jué ancient bronze wine holder 歸而行爵
270 2 xīn heart 而下無姦詐之心
271 2 rich / wealthy 臣富矣
272 2 百官 bǎi guān officials of different ranks and positions 百官脩通
273 2 jué absolutely 非絕姦之道也
274 2 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 則國安而身定
275 2 guī to go back / to return 歸而行爵
276 2 Hán Korea / South Korea 韓獻子將斬人
277 2 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 百官不敢侵職
278 2 安在 ānzài safe and sound 堯安在
279 2 之上 zhīshàng above 國之上
280 2 zuì crime / sin / vice 有罰者君知其罪
281 2 Yān Yan 景而亡鄢
282 2 to die 不幸卒於大命
283 2 fán complicated / complex 繁禮君子
284 2 a human or animal body 舉琴而親其體
285 2 zhòu Emperor Zhou 昔者紂為炮烙
286 2 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 不可不察也
287 2 齊桓公 Qí Huán Gōng Duke Huan of Qi 齊桓公時
288 2 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 舜又何德而化
289 2 之間 zhījiān between / among 衛之間不容數日行
290 2 to avoid / to shun 公披衽而避
291 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 願君去豎刁
292 2 bad / useless / weak 東夷之陶者器苦窳
293 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 蓋虛不久
294 2 day of the month / a certain day 十日而海內畢矣
295 2 而已 éryǐ that is all 君其詐之而已矣
296 2 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 大臣不因左右而見
297 2 wèi position / location / place 是逆上下之位
298 2 於是 yúshì thereupon / as a result / consequently / thus / hence 於是五往乃得見之
299 2 Yǐng Ying
300 2 thing / matter 物莫能陷也
301 2 gān dry 為宰干湯
302 2 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 東夷之陶者器苦窳
303 2 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 以詐遇民
304 2 然則 ránzé then / in that case 然則
305 2 尊貴 zūnguì respected / honorable 卑賤不待尊貴而進
306 2 nèi inside / interior 君妬而好內
307 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 是將以管仲之不能死公子糾度其不死桓公也
308 2 chén Chen 則陳其言
309 2 huò to reap / to harvest 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相
310 2 伊尹 yīyǐn Yi Yin 故伊尹以中國為亂道
311 2 yóu also / as if / still 舜猶不以此說堯令從己
312 2 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 見小臣之忘民也
313 2 chú except / besides 除易牙
314 2 a crime / a criminal offense 是重不辜也
315 2 不行 bùxíng will not do / will not work 令不行
316 2 wáng Wang 成湯不王也
317 2 yuǎn far / distant 遠衛公子開方
318 2 that / those 彼眾我寡
319 2 非分 fēifēn improper / presumptuous / assuming / overstepping one's bounds 非分謗也
320 2 xiāo sky 霄略曰
321 2 shì power / authority 處勢而矯下者
322 2 若非 ruò fēi were it not for / if not for 若非罪人
323 2 bīng soldier / troops 兵強而威立
324 2 亂道 luàndào to lie / to make irresponsible remarks 故伊尹以中國為亂道
325 2 zhí office / post 百官不敢侵職
326 2 莫不 mò bù none doesn't / there is none who isn't 夫人情莫不愛其子
327 2 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 遠衛公子開方
328 2 西 The West 翟而亡西河
329 2 jiǎn to deduct / to subtract 減食而死
330 2 chǒng to favor 臣有寵矣
331 2 a measure word for companies, households, door, families, etc 蟲出戶不葬
332 2 guì expensive / costly / valuable 臣貴矣
333 2 德化 déhuà to influence through wholesome conduct 聖人之德化乎
334 2 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 朞年而讓長
335 2 final interogative 以其功耶
336 2 a river / a stream 翟而亡西河
337 2 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 遠衛公子開方
338 2 a government official / a magistrate 臣吏分職受事名曰萌
339 2 chóng an invertebrate / a worm 蟲出戶不葬
340 2 卑賤 bēijiàn lowly / mean and low 卑賤不待尊貴而進
341 2 cóng from 乃躬藉處苦而民從之
342 2 不當 bùdàng unsuitable / improper / inappropriate 不當文公之問
343 2 can / may / permissible 可乎
344 2 jìn to enter 易牙烝其子首而進之
345 2 biàn to change / to alter 令朝至暮變
346 2 shòu a beast / a quadruped / an animal 偷取多獸
347 2 是非 shìfēi right and wrong 是非君人者之言也
348 2 qīn to invade / to encroach upon / to raid 歷山之農者侵畔
349 2 to hasten / to hurry / to be attracted to 趨一國之患
350 2 xíng punishment / penalty 宜刑
351 2 shéi who / whoever 尚誰與守哉
352 2 wàng to gaze / to look towards 且民之望於上也甚矣
353 2 不亦 bùyì is that not also? 不亦宜乎
354 2 to humiliate / to insult / to abuse 不避卑辱
355 2 明察 míngchá to note clearly / to perceive 聖人明察在上位
356 2 five 賞有功者五人
357 2 yōng ordinary / normal 庸主之所易也
358 2 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 文公辭舅犯
359 2 shàn to be skillful in / to be good at 擅主也
360 2 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 聖人之德化乎
361 2 qíng feeling / emotion 夫人情莫不愛其子
362 2 nán difficult / arduous / hard 舜之所難也
363 2 shū to remove obstructions 然而臣疏
364 2 to kill / to massacre 宜戮
365 2 increase / benefit 益謗也
366 2 刑罰 xíngfá punishment 故為刑罰以威之
367 2 齊國 Qí guó state of Qi 將欲憂齊國
368 2 shì to release / to set free 釋庸主之所易
369 1 zhǐ to stop / to halt 所止者寡矣
370 1 to reach 及桓公死
371 1 xiá leisure / relaxation / spare time 安暇待萬世之利
372 1 pào large gun / cannon / artillery 昔者紂為炮烙
373 1 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 如此
374 1 jiě to loosen / to unfasten / to untie 桓公解管仲之束縛而相之
375 1 大功 dàgōng great merit / great service 赫無大功
376 1 人情 rénqíng human feelings 人情莫不愛其身
377 1 人主 rénzhǔ a monarch 使人主過於聽而不悟其失
378 1 dōu all 都丞之下徵令者
379 1 dōng east 湣王一用淖齒而身死乎東廟
380 1 wèi Wei Dynasty 昔魏兩用樓
381 1 jiǔ old 久宦不歸
382 1 不止 bùzhǐ to be incessant / to be without end / to be more than / not to be limited to 禁不止
383 1 wall 琴壞於壁
384 1 to capture / to imprison / to seize 為虜干穆公
385 1 jiā house / home / residence 使子有三歸之家
386 1 a kind of pheasant 翟而亡西河
387 1 tán to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss 張孟談曰
388 1 to break / to ruin / to destroy 則所以勝楚破軍者
389 1 從而 cóngér thus / thereby 桓公又從而禮之
390 1 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 戰而不勝
391 1 弒君 shìjūn regicide / to commit regicide 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
392 1 service 靡笄之役
393 1 dìng to decide 則國安而身定
394 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 十日而海內畢矣
395 1 之際 zhījì at that moment 君臣之際
396 1 còu to assemble / to put together 群臣輻湊
397 1 jiù right away 不就卑賤
398 1 中國 zhōngguó China 故伊尹以中國為亂道
399 1 民望 mínwàng people's hope 夫下使民望絕於上
400 1 不用 búyòng need not 而姦不用於上
401 1 lùn to comment / to discuss 故舅犯有二功而後論
402 1 戰勝 zhànshèng to prevail / to surmount 後有戰勝
403 1 àn to shut a door 必闇而不知術也
404 1 chóng high / dignified / lofty 崇侯
405 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 是桓公以輕上侮君之俗教於齊國也
406 1 ruò weak 則國亡兵弱
407 1 姦臣 jiānchén a treacherous court official / a minister who conspires against the state 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
408 1 社稷 shèjì the gods of earth and grain 社稷殆矣
409 1 未嘗 wèi cháng not yet once / not yet 君惟人肉未嘗
410 1 yuàn to blame / to complain 民所以起怨者也
411 1 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin 晉文公將與楚人戰
412 1 富貴 fùguì riches and honor 是非管仲貪欲富貴
413 1 儒者 rúzhě Confucian 或問儒者曰
414 1 國危 guó wēi the state will be in danger 民怨則國危
415 1 dumb / mute
416 1 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋虛不久
417 1 xián virtuous / worthy 賢舜
418 1 huài bad / spoiled / broken / defective 琴壞於壁
419 1 to apprehend / to realize / to become aware 使人主過於聽而不悟其失
420 1 dài dangerous / perilous 社稷殆矣
421 1 huàn government official 久宦不歸
422 1 無已 wúyǐ endlessly 以有盡逐無已
423 1 sāi to stop up / to block / to seal / to cork 則臣上塞主明而下成私
424 1 出於 chūyú to be due to / to arise from / to stem from 出於詐偽
425 1 莫大 mòdà greatest / most important 莫大於此
426 1 緩急 huǎnjí a priority 有因問小大緩急而對也
427 1 unit of area equal to one fifteenth of a hectare / measure word for fields 甽畝正
428 1 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 知氏灌之
429 1 海內 hǎinèi the whole world / throughout the land / everything under the sun 十日而海內畢矣
430 1 計數 jìshǔ to total 計數之所出也
431 1 a spoke 群臣輻湊
432 1 shì to decorate / to ornament / to adorn 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
433 1 mǐn mixed / confused 湣王一用淖齒而身死乎東廟
434 1 fán ordinary / common 凡對問者
435 1 宣王 Xuān Wáng King Xuan of Zhou 韓宣王問於樛留
436 1 乃至 nǎizhì and even 而郄子乃至
437 1 流出 liúchū to flow out 且桓公所以身死蟲流出戶不葬者
438 1 姦詐 jiānzhà treacherous / devious 而下無姦詐之心
439 1 無罪 wúzuì innocent / not guilty 罰不加於無罪
440 1 jiǎo to correct / to rectify / to redress 處勢而矯下者
441 1 歷山 Lìshān Mount Li 歷山之農者侵畔
442 1 kuì to sigh 乃喟然歎曰
443 1 明法 míng fǎ method of mantras / magic formule 今管仲不務尊主明法
444 1 cāo to conduct / to run / to manage 操令行禁止之法
445 1 獲之 huò zhī captured him 是臧獲之所以信也
446 1 之內 zhīnèi inside 是故四封之內
447 1 十五 shíwǔ fifteen 開方事君十五年
448 1 to cut down 所伐之國也
449 1 行事 xíngshì to execute / to handle 當世之行事
450 1 不辭 bùcí to not avoid / to not retire 不辭卑辱
451 1 wèi Eighth earthly branch 吾未得郄子之所以分謗者也
452 1 a hairpin 靡笄之役
453 1 guī turtle / tortoise 臼竈生龜
454 1 以下 yǐxià below / under / following 亦無以下布衣之士
455 1 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 今者有小人言於側者
456 1 extremely / very 使姦臣襲極諫而飾弒君之道
457 1 Mu 為虜干穆公
458 1 private 則臣上塞主明而下成私
459 1 jiā to add 主令所加
460 1 chéng to assist / to aid / to rescue 都丞之下徵令者
461 1 國家 guójiā country / nation / state 寡人國家危
462 1 不通 bùtōng illogical 禍福不通
463 1 to pull up / to pull out / to select / to promote 拔拂今日之死不及
464 1 rén a kernel / a pit 舜其信仁乎
465 1 chéng a city / a town 城濮之事
466 1 affairs / business / matter / activity 今管仲不務尊主明法
467 1 even / equal / uniform
468 1 jiū to investigate / to inspect / to entangle 是將以管仲之不能死公子糾度其不死桓公也
469 1 嚴父 yánfù strict or stern father 雖嚴父不加於子
470 1 不從 bùcóng not following / not joining 莫敢不從也
471 1 民怨 mínyuàn popular grievance / complaints of the people 民怨則國危
472 1 躬親 gōngqīn to attend to personally / in person 乃躬親
473 1 wěi false / fake / forged / bogus 矜偽不長
474 1 忠臣 zhōngchén faithful official 是欲君去忠臣也
475 1 entirely / without exception 今郄子俱弗得
476 1 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 惟其言而莫之違
477 1 to make a false accusation / to defame 是誣也
478 1 所知 suǒ zhī known / what one knows 此非若所知也
479 1 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 襄子有君臣親之澤
480 1 何如 hérú what / how 何如
481 1 不謂 bùwèi cannot be deemed / unexpectedly 不謂詐其民
482 1 shí time / a period of time 齊桓公時
483 1 是故 shìgù therefore / so / consequently 是故四封之內
484 1 戰陣 zhàn zhèn battle array 戰陣之閒
485 1 to brush away 拔拂今日之死不及
486 1 無度 wúdù excessive 管仲無度矣
487 1 此時 cǐshí now / this moment 方此時也
488 1 大臣 dàchén chancellor / minister 大臣不因左右而見
489 1 Li 主父一用李兌
490 1 nào slush / mud 湣王一用淖齒而身死乎東廟
491 1 wèi taste / flavor 易牙為君主味
492 1 bèi to be contradictory to / to go counter 見知不悖於前
493 1 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 舅犯所謂
494 1 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 執禽而朝名曰臣
495 1 專制 zhuānzhì an autocracy / a dictatorship 一則專制而劫弒
496 1 zhēng to present to somebody / to rise / to advance / to progress 易牙烝其子首而進之
497 1 inside / interior 百里奚以秦為亂道
498 1 chuí to hang / to suspend / to droop 君垂爵祿以與臣市
499 1 以便 yǐbiàn so that / so as to / in order to 以便治也
500 1 fèng to offer / to present 今使臧獲奉君令詔卿相

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
chén
  1. Chen
  2. Chen of the Southern dynasties
  3. narrate / tell / old / stale / to state / to display / to explain / to arrange / to exhibit
成汤 成湯 Chéng Tāng Emperor Cheng Tang
东夷 東夷 dōngyí Eastern Barbarians
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
韩子 韓子 Hán Zǐ Han Zi
桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan
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
今文经学 今文經學 jīn wén jīngxué New Text Confucianism
晋阳 晉陽 Jìnyáng Jinyang
历山 歷山 Lìshān Mount Li
  1. Pu River
  2. Pu
齐国 齊國 Qí guó state of Qi
齐桓公 齊桓公 Qí Huán Gōng Duke Huan of Qi
qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
  4. Qin
儒者 rúzhě Confucian
师旷 師曠 Shī Kuàng Shi Kuang
Shùn Emperor Shun
太师 太師 tàishī Grand Preceptor / Grand Master / Imperial Tutor
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
文公 wéngōng Wengong / Lord Wen of Lu
Xi
  1. what? / where? / why?
  2. a slave / a servant
  3. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  4. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  5. Xi
宣王 Xuān Wáng King Xuan of Zhou
Yān Yan
yáo Yao
Yǐng Ying
伊尹 yīyǐn Yi Yin
忠臣 zhōngchén faithful official
中国 中國 zhōngguó
  1. China
  2. Middle Kingdom
zhòu Emperor Zhou

Glossary

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

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