Glossary and Vocabulary for Dream of the Red Chamber 《紅樓夢》, 第二回 Chapter 23

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 54 寶玉 bǎoyù precious jade / treasures 卻又想到寶玉自幼在姊妹叢中長大
2 43 dào way / road / path 賈政聽了笑道
3 36 to go 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
4 32 zài in / at 又命在大觀園勒石
5 30 lái to come 賈菱喚來監工
6 29 xiào to smile / to laugh 賈政聽了笑道
7 27 one 一班的十二個小沙彌并十二個小道士
8 27 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 便命將那日所有的題詠
9 25 tīng to listen 王夫人聽了
10 23 jiàn to see 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
11 22 shàng top / a high position 腮上似笑不笑的瞅著賈璉道
12 20 huā Hua 白花花二三百兩
13 19 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
14 19 jiào to call / to yell / to be called / to order 走去叫來
15 19 賈政 jiǎ zhèng Jia Zheng 賈政命人各處選拔精工名匠
16 18 ér son 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
17 16 shì matter / thing / item 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
18 16 inside / interior 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
19 16 zhù to dwell / to live / to reside 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
20 15 林黛玉 lín dàiyù Lin Daiyu 只見林黛玉正在那里
21 15 rén person / people / a human being 賈政命人各處選拔精工名匠
22 15 王夫人 wáng fūren Lady Wang 想了幾句話便回王夫人說
23 14 賈璉 Jiǎliǎn Jia Lian 即時喚賈璉來
24 14 xiǎng to think 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
25 14 zhèng upright / straight 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
26 13 several 想了幾句話便回王夫人說
27 13 hǎo good 好寶貝
28 13 進去 jìnqù to go in 不敢使人進去騷扰
29 12 dào to arrive 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
30 12 mìng life 便命將那日所有的題詠
31 12 jiǎ Jia 賈珍率領蓉
32 10 shū book 便走去到書坊內
33 10 yuán garden / orchard 園子東北角子上
34 10 děng et cetera / and so on 萍等監工
35 10 zhōng middle 賈璉回到房中告訴鳳姐兒
36 10 chūn spring 命探春依次抄錄妥協
37 9 一面 yīmiàn one side 一面安慰
38 9 tóu head 低下頭便吃飯
39 9 zuò to sit 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
40 9 to stop / to cease / to suspend 果這樣也罷了
41 9 鳳姐 fèngjiě Feng Jie 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
42 9 nèi inside / interior 登時園內花招繡帶
43 9 huí to go back / to return 第二十三回
44 8 guǎn to manage / to control / to be in charge of 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
45 8 shī poem / verse 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
46 8 to hold / to seize / to catch / to take 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
47 8 kàn to see / to look 引寶玉看
48 8 mother 一面喚了兩個老嬤嬤來
49 8 liǎng two 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
50 7 賈母 Jiǎmǔ Grandmother Jia 未免賈母王夫人愁慮
51 7 說道 shuōdào to state / to say / to discuss / to explain 說道
52 7 jiàn a document 可巧聽見這件事出來
53 7 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 放下飯便走
54 7 sān three 第二十三回
55 7 jīn gold 金釧兒
56 7 襲人 xírén to attack somebody 叫襲人伏侍你吃了再睡
57 7 zuò to do 風姐又作情央賈璉先支三個月的
58 7 to resemble / to similar to to 腮上似笑不笑的瞅著賈璉道
59 7 xīn heart 把素日嫌惡處分寶玉之心不覺減了八九
60 6 yuè month 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
61 6 兩個 liǎng gè two / two units 賈芹便來見賈璉夫妻兩個
62 6 大觀園 Dàguān Yuán Grand View Garden 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
63 6 xiāng fragrant / savory / appetizing / sweet / scented 我這嘴上是才擦的香浸胭脂
64 6 huà spoken words / talk / conversation / dialect / language 這也不在話下
65 6 hóng red / vermillion 我就住怡紅院
66 6 night 春夜即事
67 6 yào to want / to wish for 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
68 6 出來 chūlái to come out / to emerge 可巧聽見這件事出來
69 6 to arise / to get up 動起手來
70 6 吩咐 fēnfù to tell / to instruct / to command 他吩咐你幾句
71 6 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 一班的十二個小沙彌并十二個小道士
72 6 sentence 他吩咐你幾句
73 6 告訴 gàosu to tell / to inform / to say 賈璉回到房中告訴鳳姐兒
74 5 letter / symbol / character 在大觀園磨石鐫字
75 5 如今 rújīn nowadays / now 如今挪出大觀園來
76 5 huàn to call / to summon 賈菱喚來監工
77 5 shí time / a period of time 若再用時
78 5 to remember / to memorize / to bear in mind 曾記古人有一句詩云
79 5 day of the month / a certain day 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
80 5 收拾 shōushi to put in order / to tidy up 遣人進去各處收拾打掃
81 5 姊妹 zǐmèi older and younger sisters 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
82 5 fēng wind 風姐聽了
83 5 就是 jiùshì is precisely / is exactly 就是這樣
84 5 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 自己幸過之後
85 5 丫頭 yātóu girl / maid 是個丫頭
86 5 fáng a room 賈璉回到房中告訴鳳姐兒
87 5 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
88 5 dài to carry / to bring 好生帶了寶玉去
89 5 不好 bù hǎo not good 這也不好
90 5 xiù to embroider 繡鸞
91 5 jiā house / home / residence 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
92 5 十二 shí èr twelve 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
93 5 qín celery 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
94 5 chī to eat 叫他們吃茶罷
95 5 jìn to enter 須得也命他進園居住方妙
96 5 登時 dēngshí immediately / at once 登時發了對牌出去
97 5 zhī to know 花氣襲人知晝暖
98 4 huán dress hair in coiled knot 忽見丫鬟來說
99 4 dǎo to fall / to collapse / to topple 芹兒倒大大的出息了
100 4 答應 dāying to promise / to reply / to respond / to agree 你只好生答應著就是了
101 4 suí to follow 命寶玉仍隨進去讀書
102 4 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 一面喚了兩個老嬤嬤來
103 4 yān smoke / soot 帶著兩個嬤嬤一溜煙去了
104 4 a drama / a play / a show 西廂記妙詞通戲語
105 4 shēng to be born / to give birth 你只好生答應著就是了
106 4 yuàn a school 我就住怡紅院
107 4 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
108 4 hair 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
109 4 kǎn threshold / a door-sill 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
110 4 娘娘 niáng niang queen / empress / imperial concubine / Goddess / mother / aunt 一時娘娘出來就要承應
111 4 to be fond of / to like 喜的無可不可
112 4 nòng to play with / to fool with 也好弄些銀錢使用
113 4 a word 西廂記妙詞通戲語
114 4 chuàn an armlet / a bracelet 金釧兒
115 4 zhēn real / true / genuine 卻倒是真情真景
116 4 chóu to worry about 未免賈母王夫人愁慮
117 4 自在 zìzài at ease / at will / as one likes 人家正心里不自在
118 4 hòu after / later 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
119 4 to fear / to be afraid of 只怕他冷清了
120 4 niǔ to turn / to twist 你就扭手扭腳的
121 4 tàn to visit 命探春依次抄錄妥協
122 4 chàng to sing / to chant 低吟悄唱
123 4 老太太 lǎo tàitai elderly lady 是老太太起的
124 4 撂予掌平的人
125 4 can / may / permissible 別人聽了還自猶可
126 4 shí a rock / a stone 又命在大觀園勒石
127 4 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 想畢
128 4 sǎo to sweep / to clear away 登時掃去興頭
129 4 shuǐ water 水亭處處齊紈動
130 4 shuì to sleep 天天臨睡的時候
131 4 to pull / to drag / to draw 鳳姐一把拉住
132 4 huì can / be able to 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
133 3 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 如此這般教了一套話
134 3 讀書 dúshū to study / to read 命寶玉仍隨進去讀書
135 3 child / son 園子東北角子上
136 3 xià summer 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
137 3 榮國府 róngguófǔ Rongguo House 至榮國府角門
138 3 to bare / to be open / to be exposed 琥珀杯傾荷露滑
139 3 zhēn precious thing / treasure 賈珍率領蓉
140 3 kuài fast / quick 快進去罷
141 3 吃飯 chīfàn to have a meal / to eat / to make a living 當下賈璉正同鳳姐吃飯
142 3 和尚 héshang an abbot / a monk 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
143 3 打發 dǎfa to dispatch / to send [on an erand] 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
144 3 tune / song 牡丹亭艷曲警芳心
145 3 liǔ willow 花柳無顏
146 3 shǒu head 他曾有幾首即事詩
147 3 zhǒng kind / type 還叫多多的种松柏樹
148 3 wán a pill / a pellet 前兒的丸藥都吃完了
149 3 huán jade ring / bracelet 賈環四個人都坐在那里
150 3 to instruct / to expound / to explain 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
151 3 遣人 qiǎnrén to send a person 遣人進去各處收拾打掃
152 3 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 不可禁約封錮
153 3 luò to fall / to drop 倚檻人歸落翠花
154 3 shǒu hand 動起手來
155 3 chī confusion / stupidity / naivety / delusion 卻又痴痴的
156 3 tóng like / same / similar 當下賈璉正同鳳姐吃飯
157 3 fàn food / a meal 放下飯便走
158 3 míng bright / brilliant 便來回明賈母
159 3 precious 黛玉道
160 3 gǎi to change / to alter 我不過是要改個樣兒
161 3 servant girl / maid 忽見丫鬟來說
162 3 lóu a storied building 樓底下還叫种些花草
163 3 一聲 yīshēng first tone in Mandarin (high level tone) 嗤的一聲笑了
164 3 主意 zhǔyi plan / idea / decision 依我的主意
165 3 míng young leaves of tea 卻喜侍兒知試茗
166 3 miào temple / shrine 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
167 3 yòng to use / to apply 若再用時
168 3 兩句 liǎngjù (say) a few words 偶然兩句吹到耳內
169 3 水流 shuǐliú a river / a stream 似水流年
170 3 欺負 qīfu to bully 還學了這些混話來欺負我
171 3 wèn to ask 寶玉便問他
172 3 qīn coverlet / quilt 擁衾不耐笑言頻
173 3 jiě older sister 風姐聽了
174 3 fèng phoenix 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
175 3 dài blackened eyebrows 黛玉道
176 3 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢使人進去騷扰
177 3 topic / subject 便命將那日所有的題詠
178 3 zhàn a station 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
179 3 居住 jūzhù to reside / to dwell 何不命他們進去居住
180 3 big / great / huge / large / major 登時雇了大叫驢
181 3 想起 xiǎngqǐ to recall / to think of / to call to mind 忽想起那大觀園中景致
182 3 qiú to request 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
183 3 心里 xīnli in ones heart and mind 人家正心里不自在
184 3 跟前 gēnqián front / in front 見寶玉站在跟前
185 3 ài to love 素愛如珍
186 3 盤算 pánsuàn to calculate 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
187 3 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 神彩飄逸
188 3 妹妹 mèimei younger sister 好妹妹
189 3 老爺 lǎoye lord / master 老爺叫寶玉
190 3 eight 把素日嫌惡處分寶玉之心不覺減了八九
191 3 明兒 míngér tomorrow / one of these days / some day 明兒再取十丸來
192 3 起來 qǐlai beginning or continuing an action / stand up / get out of bed 賈環站了起來
193 3 yàn beautiful / sexy / voluptuous 牡丹亭艷曲警芳心
194 3 máng busy / pressed for time / hustling 王夫人忙又道
195 3 yún rue 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
196 3 一時 yīshí a period of time / a while 一時娘娘出來就要承應
197 3 底下 dǐxia lowly / mean and low 樓底下還叫种些花草
198 3 sāi lower part of face 腮上似笑不笑的瞅著賈璉道
199 3 兒子 érzi son 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
200 3 放下 fàngxia lay down / put down 放下飯便走
201 3 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 如此這般教了一套話
202 3 一塊 yīkuài one block / one piece / one (unit of money) / together / in the same place / in company 賈芹隨手拈一塊
203 3 一日 yī rì one [whole] day 一日
204 3 to pity / to regret 惜春
205 3 一個 yī gè one instance / one unit 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
206 3 zāo to come across / to meet with / to encounter 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
207 2 cáng to hide 都藏在外面書房里
208 2 láng corridor / veranda / porch 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
209 2 zhá a sluice / a flood gate / a canal lock 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
210 2 看完 kànwán finished reading 將十六出俱已看完
211 2 to bestow on / to endow with 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
212 2 yuán source / origin 賈政原不大理論這些事
213 2 商議 shāngyì to negotiate / to discuss / to propose 與母親商議
214 2 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 多愁多病身
215 2 會子 huìzi huizi 你這會子可吃不吃了
216 2 pear 梨花滿地不聞鶯
217 2 wén to hear 一聞呼喚
218 2 yán to speak / to say / said 閒言少敘
219 2 聽見 tīngjiàn hear 可巧聽見這件事出來
220 2 qiū fall / autumn 探春住了秋爽齋
221 2 落花 luòhuā falling flowers 二人便收拾落花
222 2 zhuāng to adorn oneself / to dress up / to use make-up 帘卷朱樓罷晚妝
223 2 thin / slender 從頭細玩
224 2 打掃 dǎsǎo to clean / to sweep 遣人進去各處收拾打掃
225 2 回去 huíqu to return / to come back 你回去改了罷
226 2 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
227 2 側耳 cèěr to bend an ear (to) / to listen 便止住步側耳細聽
228 2 出去 chūqù to go out 登時發了對牌出去
229 2 yún cloud 曾記古人有一句詩云
230 2 在外 zài wài outer 只在外頭鬼混
231 2 滿 mǎn full 落的滿身滿書滿地皆是
232 2 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 公子金貂酒力輕
233 2 說話 shuōhuà to speak / to say 聽我說話
234 2 shì to attend on 叫襲人伏侍你吃了再睡
235 2 yíng to fill 盈盈燭淚因誰泣
236 2 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
237 2 pleased / happy 我就住怡紅院
238 2 花瓣 Huā bàn petals 只得兜了那花瓣
239 2 使 shǐ to make / to cause 不敢使人進去騷扰
240 2 chēn to be angry 點點花愁為我嗔
241 2 plain / white 素愛如珍
242 2 別處 biéchù elsewhere 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
243 2 wài outside 除各人奶娘親隨丫鬟不算外
244 2 dòng to move / to act 動起手來
245 2 還有 háiyǒu furthermore / in addition / still / also 還有一丸
246 2 mǎi to buy / to purchase 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
247 2 中有 zhōngyǒu an intermediate existence between death and rebirth 忽又想起前日見古人詩中有
248 2 文章 wénzhāng an article / an essay 況且你又作了那篇好文章
249 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能開心
250 2 xuān xuan / a pavilion with a view / a balcony 惜春住了蓼風軒
251 2 踟躕 chíchú to waver / to hesitate 踟躕再三
252 2 earth / soil / dirt 拿土埋上
253 2 tiě iron 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
254 2 four 賈環四個人都坐在那里
255 2 瀟湘 xiāoxiāng Xiaoxiang 我心里想著瀟湘館好
256 2 gōng a palace 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
257 2 nián year 似水流年
258 2 開心 kāixīn to rejoice / to be happy 因想與他開心
259 2 zhū vermilion 湯蜡釘朱
260 2 得了 déle to be finished 寶玉亦發得了意
261 2 xián liesure 閒言少敘
262 2 duó to take by force / to rob / to snatch 你又奪了去
263 2 wàn ten thousand 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
264 2 yín to moan 低吟悄唱
265 2 shēn human body / torso 多愁多病身
266 2 mèng a dream 倦繡佳人幽夢長
267 2 看戲 kànxì to watch a play / to watch passively (i.e. from the sidelines, from the crowd) 只是林黛玉素習不大喜看戲文
268 2 時候 shíhou a time / a season / a period 天天臨睡的時候
269 2 miào wonderful / fantastic 西廂記妙詞通戲語
270 2 chuī to blow /to puff 把樹頭上桃花吹下一大半來
271 2 乾淨 gānjìng clean / neat 你看這里的水乾淨
272 2 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 便替寶玉掩飾道
273 2 nuó to shift / to move 如今挪出大觀園來
274 2 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 桂魄流光浸茜紗
275 2 寫字 xiězì to write characters 同你姊妹在園里讀書寫字
276 2 xiě to write 叫他寫了領字
277 2 bān class / a group / a grade 一班的十二個小沙彌并十二個小道士
278 2 胡說 húshuō to talk nonsense 你這該死的胡說
279 2 sòng to recite / to read aloud / to recite from memory 心內還默默記誦
280 2 佳人 jiārén beautiful woman 也不使佳人落魄
281 2 xué to study / to learn 你可好生用心習學
282 2 ěr ear 不覺帶腮連耳通紅
283 2 zuǐ mouth 都抿著嘴笑
284 2 to carry 別提那個了
285 2 dōu a pocket / a pouch 我就吃不了兜著走呢
286 2 to rely on / to depend on 只見襲人倚門立在那里
287 2 qìn to soak into / to seep in / to percolate 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
288 2 guǎn house / establishment / hall / public building 我心里想著瀟湘館好
289 2 beard / mustache 自己的胡須將已蒼白
290 2 賈元春 jiǎ yuánchūn Jia Yuanchun 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
291 2 néng can / able 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
292 2 kāi to open 窗明麝月開宮鏡
293 2 jǐng to alert / to warn 牡丹亭艷曲警芳心
294 2 huàn to exchange 快回去換衣裳去罷
295 2 古人 gǔrén people from ancient times / the ancients / person who has passed away 曾記古人有一句詩云
296 2 jǐn brocade / embroidered work 賈迎春住了綴錦樓
297 2 cuì green 倚檻人歸落翠花
298 2 lǐng neck 每月叫芹兒支領就是了
299 2 shēn to extend / to stretch out / to open up 向金釧兒笑著伸伸舌頭
300 2 qīng to overturn / to collapse / to lean / to tend / to incline / to pour out 琥珀杯傾荷露滑
301 2 chuāng window 枕上輕寒窗外雨
302 2 悶悶 mēnmēn unhappy / depressed 出來進去只是悶悶的
303 2 crane 苔鎖石紋容睡鶴
304 2 彩雲 cǎiyún rosy clouds 彩雲
305 2 luán luan 繡鸞
306 2 淘氣 táoqì mischievous 不過不教你在里頭淘氣
307 2 a step 一步挪不了三寸
308 2 temple / monastery / vihāra 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
309 2 yǒng to sing / to chant 便命將那日所有的題詠
310 2 mái to bury 拿土埋上
311 2 走去 zǒuqù to walk over (to) 走去叫來
312 2 好歹 hǎodǎi good and bad / most unfortunate occurrence / in any case / whatever 好歹依我這麼著
313 2 lǎn lazy / languid / listless 自是小鬟嬌懶慣
314 2 zhēng to open 瞪了兩只似睜非睜的眼
315 2 問道 wèn dào to ask the way / to ask 賈政問道
316 2 zhòng many / numerous 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
317 2 chī to laugh at / to jeer / to scoff at / to sneer at 嗤的一聲笑了
318 2 jǐng well / mine shaft / pit 井飄桐露濕栖鴉
319 2 lián a blind / a curtain / a hanging screen 安設帘幔床帳
320 2 來回 láihuí to make a round trip 便來回明賈母
321 2 看見 kànjiàn to see 寶玉不曾看見過
322 2 suàn to count / to calculate / to figure 除各人奶娘親隨丫鬟不算外
323 2 xiù refined / elegant / graceful 秀色奪人
324 2 yín silver 銀庫上按數發出三個月的供給來
325 2 to hire / to employ 登時雇了大叫驢
326 2 仔細 zǐxì careful / attentive / cautious 你可仔細
327 2 qián front 寶玉只得前去
328 2 to narrate / to recount 敘其优劣
329 2 個人 gèrén individual / personal 喚出二十四個人來
330 2 zhī to support 每月叫芹兒支領就是了
331 2 hùn to mix / to blend / to mingle 有人家的地方髒的臭的混倒
332 2 妥協 tuǒxié to compromise 命探春依次抄錄妥協
333 2 安慰 ānwèi to comfort / to console 賈母只得安慰他道
334 2 to strike / to hit / to beat 好似打了個焦雷
335 2 liū to slide / to glide / to slip 地下一溜椅子
336 2 知道 zhīdào to know 老太太如何知道這話
337 2 工夫 gōngfu time / spare time 專在這些濃詞艷賦上作工夫
338 2 費事 fèishì troublesome / to take a lot of trouble to do 可是又費事
339 2 二十二 èrshíèr 22 / twenty-two 二月二十二曰子好
340 2 to feel with the hand / to touch / to stroke / to grope 王夫人摸挲著寶玉的脖項說道
341 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 多愁多病身
342 2 事情 shìqíng affair / matter / thing 要個事情管管
343 2 chá tea 叫他們吃茶罷
344 2 to fly 你可好生用心習學
345 2 bān sort / kind / class 如此這般教了一套話
346 2 名字 míngzi full name 起這樣的名字
347 2 過去 guòqù past / previous/ former 一面遞了過去
348 2 chú a hoe 肩上擔著花鋤
349 2 wán to play / to amuse oneself / to have fun 是玩話
350 2 fāng fragrant 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
351 2 好似 hǎosì to seem / to be like 好似打了個焦雷
352 2 yàng shape / form / pattern / style 我不過是要改個樣兒
353 2 biān side / boundary / edge / margin 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
354 2 晚上 wǎnshang evening / night 只是昨兒晚上
355 2 qiáo glance at / to look at / to see 趁早兒給我瞧
356 2 桃花 táohuā peach blossom 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
357 2 to give 這件事竟交予他去管辦
358 2 看看 kànkàn to take a look at / to examine / to survey / (coll.) pretty soon 看看賈環
359 2 dǒu to shake / to tremble 寶玉要抖將下來
360 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 落紅成陣
361 2 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 不時吟哦賞贊
362 2 sōng to loosen / to relax 還叫多多的种松柏樹
363 2 juàn wife and children 則為你如花美眷
364 2 a tiger's roar 別叫他老子唬著他
365 2 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 因在宮中自編大觀園題詠之後
366 2 jiē to join 王夫人接了這諭
367 2 不在 bùzài not here 這也不在話下
368 2 chí a pool / a pond 來至池邊
369 2 yōu quiet / secluded / tranquil / serene 倦繡佳人幽夢長
370 2 měi beautiful 則為你如花美眷
371 2 回來 huílai to return / to come back 一見寶玉平安回來
372 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
373 2 tāng soup 湯蜡釘朱
374 2 wǎng to go (in a direction) 一徑往城外鐵檻寺去了
375 2 jué to awake 比別處更覺幽靜
376 2 huà painting / picture / drawing 賈璉批票畫了押
377 2 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 待夏守忠去後
378 2 西廂記 Xī Xiāng Jì Romance of the West Chamber 西廂記妙詞通戲語
379 2 jìn to immerse / to soak / to steep 我這嘴上是才擦的香浸胭脂
380 2 抄錄 chāolù to make a copy of 命探春依次抄錄妥協
381 2 yún cloud 霞綃雲幄任舖陳
382 2 zhōng loyalty / devotion 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
383 2 監工 jiàngōng workplace overseer / foreman 萍等監工
384 2 jìng still / calm 靜夜不眠因酒渴
385 2 fàng to put / to place 把筷子一放
386 2 wrinkled / contracted 登時直豎起兩道似蹙非蹙的眉
387 2 an item 賈政一舉目
388 2 wén writing / text 林黛玉便知是那十二個女孩子演習戲文呢
389 2 xìng fortunate / lucky 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
390 2 一等 yī děng first class / top grade 當時有一等勢利人
391 1 zhòng heavy 沉煙重撥索烹茶
392 1 tíng a courtyard 松影一庭惟見鶴
393 1 xiù sleeve 女兒翠袖詩怀冷
394 1 管理 guǎnlǐ to supervise / to manage / to administer 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
395 1 servant 于是命小廝拿回家
396 1 jǐng sunlight 卻倒是真情真景
397 1 玉皇 Yùhuáng Jade Emperor 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
398 1 達摩 Dámó Bodhidharma 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
399 1 qiàn pretty 倩畫求題的
400 1 現有 xiànyǒu to currently exist / to be currently available 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
401 1 三更 sān gēng midnight / 11 pm to 1 am 梅魂竹夢已三更
402 1 tiān to append / to add to 每一處添兩個老嬤嬤
403 1 thorn / sting / prick 以至描鸞刺鳳
404 1 to defend / to resist 室靄檀雲品御香
405 1 進門 jìnmén to enter a door / to go in / to learn the basics of a subject / to join one's husband's household upon marriage 寶玉只得挨進門去
406 1 鬼混 guǐhùn to hang around / to fool around / to live aimlessly 只在外頭鬼混
407 1 好些 hǎo xiē a good deal of / quite a lot 我才撂了好些在那里呢
408 1 wèi Eighth earthly branch 隔巷蟆更聽未真
409 1 nóng thick / strong / concentrated 專在這些濃詞艷賦上作工夫
410 1 工程 gōngchéng project 我管保叫芸兒管這件工程
411 1 to nest / to perch / to roost 井飄桐露濕栖鴉
412 1 shàn door panel 也寫在扇頭壁上
413 1 a sigh for surprise, grief, or laughing 嘻笑無心
414 1 一個人 yī gè rén by oneself / alone 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
415 1 供給 gōngjǐ to furnish / to provide 銀庫上按數發出三個月的供給來
416 1 to comment / to criticize 賈璉批票畫了押
417 1 精工 jīnggōng refined / delicate / exquisite (craftsmanship) 賈政命人各處選拔精工名匠
418 1 後悔 hòuhuǐ to regret / to repent 又後悔不該胡想
419 1 to associate with / be near 比別處更覺幽靜
420 1 薛寶釵 xuē bǎochāi Xue Baochai 薛寶釵住了蘅蕪苑
421 1 xiāo raw silk 霞綃雲幄任舖陳
422 1 世界 shìjiè the world / the universe / the cosmos 正在混沌世界
423 1 even / equal / uniform 水亭處處齊紈動
424 1 好多 hǎoduō many / much better 好多著呢
425 1 to drink 斷喝一聲
426 1 子弟 zǐdì later generations 再有一等輕浮子弟
427 1 夫人 fūren lady / madam / wife / Mrs. 一品夫人
428 1 yān charming / fascinating 原來奼紫嫣紅開遍
429 1 five 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
430 1 半晌 bànshǎng half of the day / a long time / quite a while 半晌說道
431 1 荒疏 huāngshū neglected / out of use 舉止荒疏
432 1 一樣 yīyàng same / like 正和我的主意一樣
433 1 著眼 zhuóyǎn to focus / to concentrate 揉著眼睛
434 1 zhào to illuminate / to shine 橫豎照在里頭的規例
435 1 二三 èrsān six non-Buddhist philosophers 白花花二三百兩
436 1 tíng pavilion 水亭處處齊紈動
437 1 guī rules / regulations / customs / law 橫豎照在里頭的規例
438 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 傾國傾城貌
439 1 yuē to speak / to say 二月二十二曰子好
440 1 suì age 見是榮國府十二三歲的公子作的
441 1 to avoid / to shun 坐臥不避
442 1 yùn a rhyme 只聽牆內笛韻悠揚
443 1 千古 qiāngǔ for all eternity / throughout all ages 為千古風流雅事
444 1 Jiàng Jiang 絳芸軒里絕喧嘩
445 1 風涼 fēngliáng cool 玻璃檻納柳風涼
446 1 dōng winter 冬夜即事
447 1 拍手 pāi shǒu to clap hands 寶玉聽了拍手笑道
448 1 píng duckweed 萍等監工
449 1 wall 也寫在扇頭壁上
450 1 zhuì to link together 賈迎春住了綴錦樓
451 1 color 秀色奪人
452 1 竿 gān a bamboo pole 愛那幾竿竹子隱著一道曲欄
453 1 計較 jìjiào to haggle / to bicker / to argue 兩人正計較
454 1 玻璃 bōli glass 玻璃檻納柳風涼
455 1 所見 suǒjiàn what one seen / all one sees 又兼方才所見
456 1 younger brother 他姊弟三人依舊坐下
457 1 臨風 línfēng facing the wind 對月臨風恨有之
458 1 躬身 gōngshēn to bow 寶玉躬身進去
459 1 通紅 tōnghóng very red 不覺帶腮連耳通紅
460 1 快樂 kuàilè happy / merry 倒也十分快樂
461 1 tin / solder 是個銀樣鑞槍頭
462 1 yuán a low wall 似這般都付與斷井頹垣
463 1 táng main hall / a large room 剛至穿堂門前
464 1 感謝 gǎnxiè to thank 感謝不盡
465 1 móu to plan / to scheme 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
466 1 yíng to receive / to welcome / to greet 迎春
467 1 粗俗 cūsú vulgar 那粗俗過露的
468 1 yòu right / right-hand 左思右想
469 1 dèng to stare at 瞪了兩只似睜非睜的眼
470 1 qiàn madder / rubia cordifolia / reeds 桂魄流光浸茜紗
471 1 to reply / to answer 寶玉答道
472 1 to spread out 霞綃雲幄任舖陳
473 1 床帳 chuángzhàng bed curtain / mosquito net 安設帘幔床帳
474 1 作勢 zuòshì to adopt an attitude / to strike a posture 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
475 1 xiàng lane / alley 隔巷蟆更聽未真
476 1 領略 lǐnglüè to have a taste of / to realize / to appreciate 未必能領略這其中的趣味
477 1 lüè plan / strategy 略記幾首云
478 1 白花 báihuā a white flower 白花花二三百兩
479 1 耽誤 dānwu to delay / to hold-up / to waste time / to interfere with 耽誤了聽曲子
480 1 磨石 móshí whetstone / millstone 在大觀園磨石鐫字
481 1 ráo to forgive 千萬饒我這一遭
482 1 輕寒 qīnghán mildly cold 枕上輕寒窗外雨
483 1 jiǎn to choose / to pick / to sort out / to pick up 單把那文理細密的揀了幾套進去
484 1 tuí to crumble / to collapse / to decline / to decay 似這般都付與斷井頹垣
485 1 优劣 yōuliè good and bad / merits and drawbacks 敘其优劣
486 1 wǎn evening / night 帘卷朱樓罷晚妝
487 1 xiá colored 霞綃雲幄任舖陳
488 1 chà beautiful / colorful 原來奼紫嫣紅開遍
489 1 山子 shānzǐ rock garden / rockery 便一蹲身坐在一塊山子石上
490 1 書房 shūfáng a study / a study room / a studio 都藏在外面書房里
491 1 fēng to seal / to close off 不可禁約封錮
492 1 轎子 jiàozi a sedan chair / a palanquin / a litter 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
493 1 lián to pity / to sympathize 你在幽閨自怜
494 1 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 靜夜不眠因酒渴
495 1 shí ten 明兒再取十丸來
496 1 yuàn park / garden 薛寶釵住了蘅蕪苑
497 1 yīng oriole, green finch 梨花滿地不聞鶯
498 1 xiān first 風姐又作情央賈璉先支三個月的
499 1 低下 dīxià low status / lowly 低下頭便吃飯
500 1 細聽 xìtīng to listen carefully (for tiny sounds) 便止住步側耳細聽

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 107 le completion of an action 便依允了
2 65 de possessive particle 便命將那日所有的題詠
3 54 寶玉 bǎoyù precious jade / treasures 卻又想到寶玉自幼在姊妹叢中長大
4 46 you 你且站住
5 43 dào way / road / path 賈政聽了笑道
6 36 to go 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
7 35 zhè this / these 這也不在話下
8 35 I / me / my 依我的主意
9 32 zài in / at 又命在大觀園勒石
10 30 lái to come 賈菱喚來監工
11 30 not / no 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
12 29 xiào to smile / to laugh 賈政聽了笑道
13 27 one 一班的十二個小沙彌并十二個小道士
14 27 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 便命將那日所有的題詠
15 25 tīng to listen 王夫人聽了
16 25 he / him 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
17 25 shì is / are / am / to be 是玩話
18 24 yòu again / also 又命在大觀園勒石
19 23 zhe indicates that an action is continuing 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
20 23 jiàn to see 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
21 22 shàng top / a high position 腮上似笑不笑的瞅著賈璉道
22 22 that 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
23 20 huā Hua 白花花二三百兩
24 20 also / too 這也不在話下
25 20 ge unit 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
26 19 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
27 19 jiào to call / to yell / to be called / to order 走去叫來
28 19 賈政 jiǎ zhèng Jia Zheng 賈政命人各處選拔精工名匠
29 18 ér son 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
30 17 zhǐ only / just 只怕他冷清了
31 16 shì matter / thing / item 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
32 16 marker for direct-object 鳳姐一把拉住
33 16 inside / interior 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
34 16 zhù to dwell / to live / to reside 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
35 15 林黛玉 lín dàiyù Lin Daiyu 只見林黛玉正在那里
36 15 rén person / people / a human being 賈政命人各處選拔精工名匠
37 15 王夫人 wáng fūren Lady Wang 想了幾句話便回王夫人說
38 14 賈璉 Jiǎliǎn Jia Lian 即時喚賈璉來
39 14 xiǎng to think 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
40 14 zhèng upright / straight 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
41 13 several 想了幾句話便回王夫人說
42 13 hǎo good 好寶貝
43 13 ne question particle for subjects already mentioned 一點兒不費事呢
44 13 進去 jìnqù to go in 不敢使人進去騷扰
45 13 yǒu is / are / to exist 你有本事你說去
46 12 dào to arrive 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
47 12 mìng life 便命將那日所有的題詠
48 12 jiǎ Jia 賈珍率領蓉
49 11 dōu all 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
50 11 zhī him / her / them / that 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
51 10 xià next 這也不在話下
52 10 shū book 便走去到書坊內
53 10 yuán garden / orchard 園子東北角子上
54 10 děng et cetera / and so on 萍等監工
55 10 zhōng middle 賈璉回到房中告訴鳳姐兒
56 10 chūn spring 命探春依次抄錄妥協
57 9 yīn because 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
58 9 一面 yīmiàn one side 一面安慰
59 9 tóu head 低下頭便吃飯
60 9 zuò to sit 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
61 9 to stop / to cease / to suspend 果這樣也罷了
62 9 鳳姐 fèngjiě Feng Jie 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
63 9 nèi inside / interior 登時園內花招繡帶
64 9 huí to go back / to return 第二十三回
65 9 naturally / of course / certainly 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
66 8 guǎn to manage / to control / to be in charge of 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
67 8 shī poem / verse 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
68 8 to hold / to seize / to catch / to take 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
69 8 hái also / in addition / more 還叫多多的种松柏樹
70 8 kàn to see / to look 引寶玉看
71 8 mother 一面喚了兩個老嬤嬤來
72 8 liǎng two 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
73 8 zài again / once more / re- / second / another 若再用時
74 7 賈母 Jiǎmǔ Grandmother Jia 未免賈母王夫人愁慮
75 7 zhì to / until 至榮國府角門
76 7 那里 nàli there 賈環四個人都坐在那里
77 7 說道 shuōdào to state / to say / to discuss / to explain 說道
78 7 jiù right away 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
79 7 jiàn a document 可巧聽見這件事出來
80 7 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 便命將那日所有的題詠
81 7 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 放下飯便走
82 7 sān three 第二十三回
83 7 jīn gold 金釧兒
84 7 襲人 xírén to attack somebody 叫襲人伏侍你吃了再睡
85 7 suddenly / abruptly 忽想起那大觀園中景致
86 7 zuò to do 風姐又作情央賈璉先支三個月的
87 7 to resemble / to similar to to 腮上似笑不笑的瞅著賈璉道
88 7 xīn heart 把素日嫌惡處分寶玉之心不覺減了八九
89 6 yuè month 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
90 6 兩個 liǎng gè two / two units 賈芹便來見賈璉夫妻兩個
91 6 自己 zìjǐ self 自己編次
92 6 promptly / right away / immediately 鳳姐即命人去告訴了周氏
93 6 大觀園 Dàguān Yuán Grand View Garden 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
94 6 xiāng fragrant / savory / appetizing / sweet / scented 我這嘴上是才擦的香浸胭脂
95 6 huà spoken words / talk / conversation / dialect / language 這也不在話下
96 6 and 正和賈母盤算
97 6 hóng red / vermillion 我就住怡紅院
98 6 night 春夜即事
99 6 according to 便依允了
100 6 這個 zhège this / this one 要這個
101 6 什麼 shénme what (forming a question) 他說什麼
102 6 yào to want / to wish for 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
103 6 出來 chūlái to come out / to emerge 可巧聽見這件事出來
104 6 to arise / to get up 動起手來
105 6 吩咐 fēnfù to tell / to instruct / to command 他吩咐你幾句
106 6 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 一班的十二個小沙彌并十二個小道士
107 6 qiě moreover / also 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
108 6 sentence 他吩咐你幾句
109 6 這些 zhè xiē these 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
110 6 告訴 gàosu to tell / to inform / to say 賈璉回到房中告訴鳳姐兒
111 5 只得 zhǐdé have no alternative but to / be obliged to 賈母只得安慰他道
112 5 letter / symbol / character 在大觀園磨石鐫字
113 5 如今 rújīn nowadays / now 如今挪出大觀園來
114 5 huàn to call / to summon 賈菱喚來監工
115 5 不覺 bùjué unconsciously 把素日嫌惡處分寶玉之心不覺減了八九
116 5 and 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
117 5 shí time / a period of time 若再用時
118 5 such as / for example / for instance 素愛如珍
119 5 to remember / to memorize / to bear in mind 曾記古人有一句詩云
120 5 day of the month / a certain day 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
121 5 no 當下無話
122 5 wèi for / to 為千古風流雅事
123 5 只管 zhǐguǎn solely engrossed in one thing / please feel free to 命寶釵等只管在園中居住
124 5 收拾 shōushi to put in order / to tidy up 遣人進去各處收拾打掃
125 5 姊妹 zǐmèi older and younger sisters 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
126 5 fēng wind 風姐聽了
127 5 bié do not / must not 別叫他老子唬著他
128 5 就是 jiùshì is precisely / is exactly 就是這樣
129 5 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 自己幸過之後
130 5 ruò to seem / to be like / as 若再用時
131 5 這樣 zhèyàng this way / such / like this 就是這樣
132 5 丫頭 yātóu girl / maid 是個丫頭
133 5 fáng a room 賈璉回到房中告訴鳳姐兒
134 5 不過 bùguò but / however 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
135 5 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
136 5 dài to carry / to bring 好生帶了寶玉去
137 5 原來 yuánlái originally / formerly 原來賈政和王夫人都在里間呢
138 5 不好 bù hǎo not good 這也不好
139 5 xiù to embroider 繡鸞
140 5 jiā house / home / residence 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
141 5 十二 shí èr twelve 因賈薔又管理著文官等十二個女戲并行頭等事
142 5 qín celery 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
143 5 chī to eat 叫他們吃茶罷
144 5 不大 bùdà not very / not great / not complete 不大得便
145 5 jìn to enter 須得也命他進園居住方妙
146 5 登時 dēngshí immediately / at once 登時發了對牌出去
147 5 zhī to know 花氣襲人知晝暖
148 4 huán dress hair in coiled knot 忽見丫鬟來說
149 4 dǎo to fall / to collapse / to topple 芹兒倒大大的出息了
150 4 答應 dāying to promise / to reply / to respond / to agree 你只好生答應著就是了
151 4 只是 zhǐshì merely / simply / only 只是昨兒晚上
152 4 suí to follow 命寶玉仍隨進去讀書
153 4 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 一面喚了兩個老嬤嬤來
154 4 yān smoke / soot 帶著兩個嬤嬤一溜煙去了
155 4 a drama / a play / a show 西廂記妙詞通戲語
156 4 shēng to be born / to give birth 你只好生答應著就是了
157 4 shéi who / whoever 是誰這樣刁鑽
158 4 yuàn a school 我就住怡紅院
159 4 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
160 4 hair 賈政正想發到各廟去分住
161 4 kǎn threshold / a door-sill 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
162 4 娘娘 niáng niang queen / empress / imperial concubine / Goddess / mother / aunt 一時娘娘出來就要承應
163 4 to be fond of / to like 喜的無可不可
164 4 men plural 若是為小和尚們的事
165 4 nòng to play with / to fool with 也好弄些銀錢使用
166 4 a word 西廂記妙詞通戲語
167 4 chuàn an armlet / a bracelet 金釧兒
168 4 huò or / either / else 倘或散了
169 4 zhēn real / true / genuine 卻倒是真情真景
170 4 chóu to worry about 未免賈母王夫人愁慮
171 4 自在 zìzài at ease / at will / as one likes 人家正心里不自在
172 4 hòu after / later 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
173 4 to fear / to be afraid of 只怕他冷清了
174 4 niǔ to turn / to twist 你就扭手扭腳的
175 4 tàn to visit 命探春依次抄錄妥協
176 4 chàng to sing / to chant 低吟悄唱
177 4 老太太 lǎo tàitai elderly lady 是老太太起的
178 4 撂予掌平的人
179 4 can / may / permissible 別人聽了還自猶可
180 4 wéi only / solely / alone 惟寶玉聽了這諭
181 4 jìng actually / in the end 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
182 4 shí a rock / a stone 又命在大觀園勒石
183 4 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 想畢
184 4 sǎo to sweep / to clear away 登時掃去興頭
185 4 shuǐ water 水亭處處齊紈動
186 4 shuì to sleep 天天臨睡的時候
187 4 què but / yet / however / while / nevertheless 卻倒是真情真景
188 4 to pull / to drag / to draw 鳳姐一把拉住
189 4 huì can / be able to 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
190 3 jiān measure word for rooms, houses, luggage, etc 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
191 3 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 如此這般教了一套話
192 3 讀書 dúshū to study / to read 命寶玉仍隨進去讀書
193 3 child / son 園子東北角子上
194 3 xià summer 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
195 3 榮國府 róngguófǔ Rongguo House 至榮國府角門
196 3 to bare / to be open / to be exposed 琥珀杯傾荷露滑
197 3 zhēn precious thing / treasure 賈珍率領蓉
198 3 kuài fast / quick 快進去罷
199 3 吃飯 chīfàn to have a meal / to eat / to make a living 當下賈璉正同鳳姐吃飯
200 3 和尚 héshang an abbot / a monk 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
201 3 打發 dǎfa to dispatch / to send [on an erand] 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
202 3 tune / song 牡丹亭艷曲警芳心
203 3 liǔ willow 花柳無顏
204 3 shǒu head 他曾有幾首即事詩
205 3 zhǒng kind / type 還叫多多的种松柏樹
206 3 wán a pill / a pellet 前兒的丸藥都吃完了
207 3 各處 gèchù every place 賈政命人各處選拔精工名匠
208 3 huán jade ring / bracelet 賈環四個人都坐在那里
209 3 to instruct / to expound / to explain 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
210 3 遣人 qiǎnrén to send a person 遣人進去各處收拾打掃
211 3 因此 yīncǐ for that reason / therefore / for this reason 因此
212 3 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 不可禁約封錮
213 3 luò to fall / to drop 倚檻人歸落翠花
214 3 shǒu hand 動起手來
215 3 chī confusion / stupidity / naivety / delusion 卻又痴痴的
216 3 tóng like / same / similar 當下賈璉正同鳳姐吃飯
217 3 fàn food / a meal 放下飯便走
218 3 míng bright / brilliant 便來回明賈母
219 3 precious 黛玉道
220 3 gǎi to change / to alter 我不過是要改個樣兒
221 3 servant girl / maid 忽見丫鬟來說
222 3 lóu a storied building 樓底下還叫种些花草
223 3 一聲 yīshēng first tone in Mandarin (high level tone) 嗤的一聲笑了
224 3 那個 nàge that 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
225 3 主意 zhǔyi plan / idea / decision 依我的主意
226 3 míng young leaves of tea 卻喜侍兒知試茗
227 3 miào temple / shrine 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
228 3 yòng to use / to apply 若再用時
229 3 他們 tāmen they 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
230 3 兩句 liǎngjù (say) a few words 偶然兩句吹到耳內
231 3 水流 shuǐliú a river / a stream 似水流年
232 3 欺負 qīfu to bully 還學了這些混話來欺負我
233 3 有人 yǒurén a person / anyone / someone 因此竟有人來尋詩覓字
234 3 wèn to ask 寶玉便問他
235 3 bìng and / furthermore / also 且說那個玉皇廟并達摩庵兩處
236 3 qīn coverlet / quilt 擁衾不耐笑言頻
237 3 jiě older sister 風姐聽了
238 3 fèng phoenix 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
239 3 dài blackened eyebrows 黛玉道
240 3 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢使人進去騷扰
241 3 topic / subject 便命將那日所有的題詠
242 3 zhàn a station 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
243 3 居住 jūzhù to reside / to dwell 何不命他們進去居住
244 3 big / great / huge / large / major 登時雇了大叫驢
245 3 想起 xiǎngqǐ to recall / to think of / to call to mind 忽想起那大觀園中景致
246 3 qiú to request 便坐轎子來求鳳姐
247 3 心里 xīnli in ones heart and mind 人家正心里不自在
248 3 跟前 gēnqián front / in front 見寶玉站在跟前
249 3 already / afterwards 自己的胡須將已蒼白
250 3 ài to love 素愛如珍
251 3 盤算 pánsuàn to calculate 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
252 3 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 神彩飄逸
253 3 tào set 如此這般教了一套話
254 3 妹妹 mèimei younger sister 好妹妹
255 3 what / where / which 不知何事
256 3 老爺 lǎoye lord / master 老爺叫寶玉
257 3 eight 把素日嫌惡處分寶玉之心不覺減了八九
258 3 cái just now 我這嘴上是才擦的香浸胭脂
259 3 chū to go out 如今挪出大觀園來
260 3 明兒 míngér tomorrow / one of these days / some day 明兒再取十丸來
261 3 起來 qǐlai beginning or continuing an action / stand up / get out of bed 賈環站了起來
262 3 yàn beautiful / sexy / voluptuous 牡丹亭艷曲警芳心
263 3 máng busy / pressed for time / hustling 王夫人忙又道
264 3 yún rue 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
265 3 一時 yīshí a period of time / a while 一時娘娘出來就要承應
266 3 底下 dǐxia lowly / mean and low 樓底下還叫种些花草
267 3 sāi lower part of face 腮上似笑不笑的瞅著賈璉道
268 3 兒子 érzi son 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
269 3 放下 fàngxia lay down / put down 放下飯便走
270 3 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 如此這般教了一套話
271 3 一塊 yīkuài one block / one piece / one (unit of money) / together / in the same place / in company 賈芹隨手拈一塊
272 3 一日 yī rì one [whole] day 一日
273 3 to pity / to regret 惜春
274 3 一個 yī gè one instance / one unit 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
275 3 zāo to come across / to meet with / to encounter 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
276 2 不過是 bùguòshì merely / only 我不過是要改個樣兒
277 2 cáng to hide 都藏在外面書房里
278 2 láng corridor / veranda / porch 西廊下五嫂子的兒子芸兒來求了我兩三遭
279 2 suī although / even though 雖不算好
280 2 zhá a sluice / a flood gate / a canal lock 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
281 2 看完 kànwán finished reading 將十六出俱已看完
282 2 許多 xǔduō many / much 楊貴妃的外傳與那傳奇角本買了許多來
283 2 to bestow on / to endow with 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
284 2 yuán source / origin 賈政原不大理論這些事
285 2 商議 shāngyì to negotiate / to discuss / to propose 與母親商議
286 2 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 多愁多病身
287 2 天天 tiāntiān every day 天天臨睡的時候
288 2 lián even 連飯也不想吃呢
289 2 會子 huìzi huizi 你這會子可吃不吃了
290 2 pear 梨花滿地不聞鶯
291 2 wén to hear 一聞呼喚
292 2 yán to speak / to say / said 閒言少敘
293 2 聽見 tīngjiàn hear 可巧聽見這件事出來
294 2 qiū fall / autumn 探春住了秋爽齋
295 2 落花 luòhuā falling flowers 二人便收拾落花
296 2 zhuāng to adorn oneself / to dress up / to use make-up 帘卷朱樓罷晚妝
297 2 正在 zhèngzài in the process of (doing something) 只見林黛玉正在那里
298 2 thin / slender 從頭細玩
299 2 打掃 dǎsǎo to clean / to sweep 遣人進去各處收拾打掃
300 2 回去 huíqu to return / to come back 你回去改了罷
301 2 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
302 2 側耳 cèěr to bend an ear (to) / to listen 便止住步側耳細聽
303 2 出去 chūqù to go out 登時發了對牌出去
304 2 可巧 kěqiǎo by coincidence 可巧聽見這件事出來
305 2 yún cloud 曾記古人有一句詩云
306 2 在外 zài wài outer 只在外頭鬼混
307 2 滿 mǎn full 落的滿身滿書滿地皆是
308 2 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 公子金貂酒力輕
309 2 說話 shuōhuà to speak / to say 聽我說話
310 2 shì to attend on 叫襲人伏侍你吃了再睡
311 2 yíng to fill 盈盈燭淚因誰泣
312 2 別人 biérén other people / others 別人聽了還自猶可
313 2 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 不想後街上住的賈芹之母周氏
314 2 素日 sùrì usually 鳳姐因見他素日不大拿班作勢的
315 2 also / too 寶玉亦發得了意
316 2 pleased / happy 我就住怡紅院
317 2 花瓣 Huā bàn petals 只得兜了那花瓣
318 2 使 shǐ to make / to cause 不敢使人進去騷扰
319 2 chēn to be angry 點點花愁為我嗔
320 2 plain / white 素愛如珍
321 2 別處 biéchù elsewhere 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
322 2 wài outside 除各人奶娘親隨丫鬟不算外
323 2 果然 guǒrán really / sure enough 果然是小和尚一事
324 2 dòng to move / to act 動起手來
325 2 還有 háiyǒu furthermore / in addition / still / also 還有一丸
326 2 mǎi to buy / to purchase 月間不過派一個人拿幾兩銀子去買柴米就完了
327 2 中有 zhōngyǒu an intermediate existence between death and rebirth 忽又想起前日見古人詩中有
328 2 文章 wénzhāng an article / an essay 況且你又作了那篇好文章
329 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能開心
330 2 xuān xuan / a pavilion with a view / a balcony 惜春住了蓼風軒
331 2 踟躕 chíchú to waver / to hesitate 踟躕再三
332 2 earth / soil / dirt 拿土埋上
333 2 tiě iron 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
334 2 four 賈環四個人都坐在那里
335 2 xiàng an item / a thing / a clause 王夫人摸挲著寶玉的脖項說道
336 2 瀟湘 xiāoxiāng Xiaoxiang 我心里想著瀟湘館好
337 2 gōng a palace 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
338 2 不管 bùguǎn regardless of / no matter 若是別的事我不管
339 2 別的 biéde other / else 若是別的事我不管
340 2 nián year 似水流年
341 2 開心 kāixīn to rejoice / to be happy 因想與他開心
342 2 zhū vermilion 湯蜡釘朱
343 2 得了 déle to be finished 寶玉亦發得了意
344 2 xián liesure 閒言少敘
345 2 duó to take by force / to rob / to snatch 你又奪了去
346 2 wàn ten thousand 這些小和尚道士萬不可打發到別處去
347 2 yín to moan 低吟悄唱
348 2 shēn human body / torso 多愁多病身
349 2 mèng a dream 倦繡佳人幽夢長
350 2 měi each / every 每月叫芹兒支領就是了
351 2 看戲 kànxì to watch a play / to watch passively (i.e. from the sidelines, from the crowd) 只是林黛玉素習不大喜看戲文
352 2 時候 shíhou a time / a season / a period 天天臨睡的時候
353 2 從頭 cóngtóu anew / from the start 從頭細玩
354 2 miào wonderful / fantastic 西廂記妙詞通戲語
355 2 chuī to blow /to puff 把樹頭上桃花吹下一大半來
356 2 乾淨 gānjìng clean / neat 你看這里的水乾淨
357 2 當下 dāngxià presently / immediately / at once 當下賈璉正同鳳姐吃飯
358 2 méi not have 那里沒找到
359 2 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 便替寶玉掩飾道
360 2 duàn absolutely / decidedly 斷喝一聲
361 2 這邊 zhèbiān this side / here 正盤算著也要到賈政這邊謀一個大小事務與兒子管管
362 2 nuó to shift / to move 如今挪出大觀園來
363 2 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 桂魄流光浸茜紗
364 2 寫字 xiězì to write characters 同你姊妹在園里讀書寫字
365 2 necessary / must 須得也命他進園居住方妙
366 2 xiě to write 叫他寫了領字
367 2 bān class / a group / a grade 一班的十二個小沙彌并十二個小道士
368 2 胡說 húshuō to talk nonsense 你這該死的胡說
369 2 sòng to recite / to read aloud / to recite from memory 心內還默默記誦
370 2 佳人 jiārén beautiful woman 也不使佳人落魄
371 2 xué to study / to learn 你可好生用心習學
372 2 ěr ear 不覺帶腮連耳通紅
373 2 zuǐ mouth 都抿著嘴笑
374 2 to carry 別提那個了
375 2 dōu a pocket / a pouch 我就吃不了兜著走呢
376 2 滿地 mǎndì everywhere 梨花滿地不聞鶯
377 2 to rely on / to depend on 只見襲人倚門立在那里
378 2 qìn to soak into / to seep in / to percolate 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
379 2 guǎn house / establishment / hall / public building 我心里想著瀟湘館好
380 2 fēi not / non- / un- 登時直豎起兩道似蹙非蹙的眉
381 2 beard / mustache 自己的胡須將已蒼白
382 2 xiē some 也好弄些銀錢使用
383 2 賈元春 jiǎ yuánchūn Jia Yuanchun 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
384 2 gāng just / barely / exactly 剛至穿堂門前
385 2 néng can / able 況家中現有幾個能詩會賦的姊妹
386 2 kāi to open 窗明麝月開宮鏡
387 2 jǐng to alert / to warn 牡丹亭艷曲警芳心
388 2 huàn to exchange 快回去換衣裳去罷
389 2 古人 gǔrén people from ancient times / the ancients / person who has passed away 曾記古人有一句詩云
390 2 de potential marker 不大得便
391 2 jǐn brocade / embroidered work 賈迎春住了綴錦樓
392 2 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 便隨口起了這個名字
393 2 cuì green 倚檻人歸落翠花
394 2 lǐng neck 每月叫芹兒支領就是了
395 2 shēn to extend / to stretch out / to open up 向金釧兒笑著伸伸舌頭
396 2 qīng to overturn / to collapse / to lean / to tend / to incline / to pour out 琥珀杯傾荷露滑
397 2 duì to / toward 登時發了對牌出去
398 2 chuāng window 枕上輕寒窗外雨
399 2 悶悶 mēnmēn unhappy / depressed 出來進去只是悶悶的
400 2 crane 苔鎖石紋容睡鶴
401 2 彩雲 cǎiyún rosy clouds 彩雲
402 2 luán luan 繡鸞
403 2 淘氣 táoqì mischievous 不過不教你在里頭淘氣
404 2 a step 一步挪不了三寸
405 2 temple / monastery / vihāra 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
406 2 yǒng to sing / to chant 便命將那日所有的題詠
407 2 卻又 quèyòu again 卻又想到寶玉自幼在姊妹叢中長大
408 2 mái to bury 拿土埋上
409 2 走去 zǒuqù to walk over (to) 走去叫來
410 2 好歹 hǎodǎi good and bad / most unfortunate occurrence / in any case / whatever 好歹依我這麼著
411 2 lǎn lazy / languid / listless 自是小鬟嬌懶慣
412 2 zhēng to open 瞪了兩只似睜非睜的眼
413 2 問道 wèn dào to ask the way / to ask 賈政問道
414 2 zhòng many / numerous 繡鳳等眾丫鬟都在廊檐底下站著呢
415 2 chī to laugh at / to jeer / to scoff at / to sneer at 嗤的一聲笑了
416 2 jǐng well / mine shaft / pit 井飄桐露濕栖鴉
417 2 lián a blind / a curtain / a hanging screen 安設帘幔床帳
418 2 來回 láihuí to make a round trip 便來回明賈母
419 2 看見 kànjiàn to see 寶玉不曾看見過
420 2 一道 yīdào together 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
421 2 gèng more / even more 比別處更覺幽靜
422 2 suàn to count / to calculate / to figure 除各人奶娘親隨丫鬟不算外
423 2 xiù refined / elegant / graceful 秀色奪人
424 2 yín silver 銀庫上按數發出三個月的供給來
425 2 to hire / to employ 登時雇了大叫驢
426 2 咱們 zámen we (inclusive) 不如將他們竟送到咱們家廟里鐵檻寺去
427 2 仔細 zǐxì careful / attentive / cautious 你可仔細
428 2 qián front 寶玉只得前去
429 2 to narrate / to recount 敘其优劣
430 2 倒是 dàoshi actually / contrariwise 倒是提醒了我
431 2 個人 gèrén individual / personal 喚出二十四個人來
432 2 zhī to support 每月叫芹兒支領就是了
433 2 hùn to mix / to blend / to mingle 有人家的地方髒的臭的混倒
434 2 妥協 tuǒxié to compromise 命探春依次抄錄妥協
435 2 安慰 ānwèi to comfort / to console 賈母只得安慰他道
436 2 to strike / to hit / to beat 好似打了個焦雷
437 2 liū to slide / to glide / to slip 地下一溜椅子
438 2 知道 zhīdào to know 老太太如何知道這話
439 2 工夫 gōngfu time / spare time 專在這些濃詞艷賦上作工夫
440 2 費事 fèishì troublesome / to take a lot of trouble to do 可是又費事
441 2 二十二 èrshíèr 22 / twenty-two 二月二十二曰子好
442 2 jiǎo unit of money equal to 0.1 yuan 楊貴妃的外傳與那傳奇角本買了許多來
443 2 to feel with the hand / to touch / to stroke / to grope 王夫人摸挲著寶玉的脖項說道
444 2 豈不 qǐbù how can it be that? 豈不寥落
445 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 多愁多病身
446 2 事情 shìqíng affair / matter / thing 要個事情管管
447 2 chá tea 叫他們吃茶罷
448 2 to fly 你可好生用心習學
449 2 十分 shífēn extremely / utterly / absolutely 倒也十分快樂
450 2 bān sort / kind / class 如此這般教了一套話
451 2 名字 míngzi full name 起這樣的名字
452 2 過去 guòqù past / previous/ former 一面遞了過去
453 2 chú a hoe 肩上擔著花鋤
454 2 wán to play / to amuse oneself / to have fun 是玩話
455 2 fāng fragrant 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
456 2 好似 hǎosì to seem / to be like 好似打了個焦雷
457 2 yàng shape / form / pattern / style 我不過是要改個樣兒
458 2 biān side / boundary / edge / margin 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
459 2 晚上 wǎnshang evening / night 只是昨兒晚上
460 2 qiáo glance at / to look at / to see 趁早兒給我瞧
461 2 桃花 táohuā peach blossom 走到沁芳閘橋邊桃花底下一塊石上坐著
462 2 to give 這件事竟交予他去管辦
463 2 看看 kànkàn to take a look at / to examine / to survey / (coll.) pretty soon 看看賈環
464 2 dǒu to shake / to tremble 寶玉要抖將下來
465 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 落紅成陣
466 2 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 不時吟哦賞贊
467 2 sōng to loosen / to relax 還叫多多的种松柏樹
468 2 juàn wife and children 則為你如花美眷
469 2 a tiger's roar 別叫他老子唬著他
470 2 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 因在宮中自編大觀園題詠之後
471 2 céng once / already / former / previously 曾記古人有一句詩云
472 2 jiē to join 王夫人接了這諭
473 2 不在 bùzài not here 這也不在話下
474 2 chí a pool / a pond 來至池邊
475 2 yōu quiet / secluded / tranquil / serene 倦繡佳人幽夢長
476 2 měi beautiful 則為你如花美眷
477 2 回來 huílai to return / to come back 一見寶玉平安回來
478 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
479 2 tāng soup 湯蜡釘朱
480 2 wǎng to go (in a direction) 一徑往城外鐵檻寺去了
481 2 xiàng towards / to 向賈璉啐了一口
482 2 jué to awake 比別處更覺幽靜
483 2 huà painting / picture / drawing 賈璉批票畫了押
484 2 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 待夏守忠去後
485 2 西廂記 Xī Xiāng Jì Romance of the West Chamber 西廂記妙詞通戲語
486 2 jìn to immerse / to soak / to steep 我這嘴上是才擦的香浸胭脂
487 2 若是 ruòshì if 若是別的事我不管
488 2 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 皆是寶玉頑煩了的
489 2 抄錄 chāolù to make a copy of 命探春依次抄錄妥協
490 2 yún cloud 霞綃雲幄任舖陳
491 2 zhōng loyalty / devotion 遂命太監夏守忠到榮國府來下一道諭
492 2 監工 jiàngōng workplace overseer / foreman 萍等監工
493 2 jìng still / calm 靜夜不眠因酒渴
494 2 fàng to put / to place 把筷子一放
495 2 wrinkled / contracted 登時直豎起兩道似蹙非蹙的眉
496 2 an item 賈政一舉目
497 2 wén writing / text 林黛玉便知是那十二個女孩子演習戲文呢
498 2 xìng fortunate / lucky 話說賈元春自那日幸大觀園回宮去後
499 2 一等 yī děng first class / top grade 當時有一等勢利人
500 2 yuè more 越看越愛看

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
大观园 大觀園 Dàguān Yuán Grand View Garden
达摩 達摩 Dámó Bodhidharma
二月 èryuè February / the Second Month
凤姐 鳳姐 fèngjiě Feng Jie
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
古今小说 古今小說 gǔ jīn xiǎoshuō Stories Old and New
guì
  1. Guangxi
  2. cassia / cinnamon
  3. Gui
贾元春 賈元春 jiǎ yuánchūn Jia Yuanchun
贾政 賈政 jiǎ zhèng Jia Zheng
贾琏 賈璉 Jiǎliǎn Jia Lian
贾母 賈母 Jiǎmǔ Grandmother Jia
贾迎春 賈迎春 Jiǎyíngchūn Jia Yingchun
林黛玉 lín dàiyù Lin Daiyu
miáo
  1. sprout / seedling
  2. Miao
  3. Miao
牡丹亭 mǔdān tíng The Peony Pavilion
荣国府 榮國府 róngguófǔ Rongguo House
十行 shí xíng the ten activities
外传 外傳 wàizhuàn waizhuan / unofficial biography
王夫人 wáng fūren Lady Wang
武则天 武則天 Wǔ Zétiān Wu Zetian / Empress Wu / Wu Hou / Wu Zhao
西厢记 西廂記 Xī Xiāng Jì Romance of the West Chamber
潇湘 瀟湘 xiāoxiāng Xiaoxiang
薛宝钗 薛寶釵 xuē bǎochāi Xue Baochai
杨贵妃 楊貴妃 Yáng Guìfēi Yang Guifei / Yang Yuhuan
玉皇 Yùhuáng Jade Emperor
zhào
  1. Zhao
  2. Zhao Dynasty
  3. State of Zhao
  4. to rush
  5. to visit
  6. Zhao
  7. to dig
中庸 Zhōng Yōng Doctrine of the Mean
zhòu
  1. daytime
  2. Zhou
  3. Zhou
左思 Zuǒ Sī Zuo Si

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English