Glossary and Vocabulary for Huainanzi 《淮南子》, 卷八 本經訓 Chapter 8: Base Warp

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 18 shēng to be born / to give birth 而朱草生
2 17 Germany 是以天覆以德
3 17 rén person / people / a human being 人械不足
4 13 天下 tiānxià China 神明定於天下
5 13 xīn heart 其心愉而不偽
6 13 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 通體於天地
7 12 陰陽 yīn yáng Yin and Yang 同精於陰陽
8 12 can / may / permissible 是故大可睹者
9 12 shàng top / a high position 氣乃上蒸
10 11 xíng to walk / to move 行快而便於物
11 11 néng can / able 天地弗能含也
12 11 míng bright / brilliant 明照於日月
13 11 mín the people / citizen / subjects 民之專室蓬廬
14 11 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 地載以樂
15 10 shī to lose 四時不失其敘
16 10 big / great / huge / large / major 天地之大
17 10 shì to decorate / to ornament / to adorn 其事素而不飾
18 10 dào way / road / path 在內而合乎道
19 9 四時 sì shí the four seasons 一和於四時
20 9 soil / ground / land 地載以樂
21 9 zhī to know 由近知遠
22 9 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 流黃出
23 8 shí time / a period of time 當此之時
24 8 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 拘獸以為畜
25 8 dùn to escape 止五遁
26 8 xìng gender 是故明於性者
27 8 tōng to go through / to open 而非通治之至也
28 7 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 刳胎殺夭
29 7 qíng feeling / emotion / mood 其行侻而順情
30 7 wén writing / text 發動而成于文
31 7 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 而非通治之至也
32 7 xiū to decorate / to embellish 修掞曲挍
33 7 bīng soldier / troops 則兵革興而分爭生
34 6 a human or animal body 靜而體德
35 6 wood / lumber 構木為台
36 6 使 shǐ to make / to cause 使有壤界
37 6 不知 bùzhī do not know 不知說也
38 6 a man / a male adult 夫容芰荷
39 6 萬物 wànwù all living things 而萬物不滋
40 6 one 一和於四時
41 6 jié festival / a special day 霸者節六律則辱
42 6 yán to speak / to say / said 其言略而循理
43 6 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 人械不足
44 6 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 五采爭勝
45 6 anger / rage / fury 抑淢怒瀨
46 6 ài to love 無所私愛
47 6 gas / vapour / fumes 氣乃上蒸
48 6 bào violent / brutal / tyrannical 伐亂禁暴
49 6 shè to set up / to establish 設機械險阻以為備
50 5 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之人同氣於天地
51 5 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 發動而成于文
52 5 qīn to invade / to encroach upon / to raid 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
53 5 萬民 wànmín all the people 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
54 5 日月 rì yuè the sun and moon 明照於日月
55 5 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 伐亂禁暴
56 5 wěi false / fake / forged / bogus 其心愉而不偽
57 5 guì expensive / costly / valuable 是以貴仁
58 5 調 tiáo to harmonize 出外而調於義
59 5 a drum 可以鼓鐘寫也
60 5 yāo to die prematurely 刳胎殺夭
61 5 wilderness 芟野菼
62 5 xià summer 乃至夏屋宮駕
63 5 qiǎo opportune / coincidental / as it happens / timely 懷機械巧故之心
64 5 five 五采爭勝
65 5 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 處之太半矣
66 5 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 可以救敗
67 5 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 是故仁義禮樂者
68 5 死者 sǐzhě the dead / the deceased 戴實而死者
69 5 āi to be sad / to be mournful / to be pitiful 悲則哀
70 5 hán to contain 天含和而未降
71 5 yín obscene / licentious / lewd 淫而相脅
72 5 jiù to save / to rescue 可以救敗
73 5 meaning / sense 出外而調於義
74 5 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 是以貴禮
75 5 reason / logic / truth 其言略而循理
76 5 to cut down 伐亂禁暴
77 5 shuāi to weaken / to decline 逮至衰世
78 5 sàng to lose / to die 心有憂喪則悲
79 5 píng flat / level / smooth 平通溝陸
80 5 dòng to move / to act 動而理通
81 4 desire 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
82 4 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 事力勞而養不足
83 4 dàn calm / quiet / tranquil 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
84 4 luàn chaotic / disorderly 伐亂禁暴
85 4 六律 liùlǜ six tones 用六律
86 4 to stand 行沮然後義立
87 4 shū different / special / unusual 斟酌萬殊
88 4 to take / to get / to fetch 鑽燧取火
89 4 color 戴色
90 4 yuǎn far / distant 由近知遠
91 4 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 各致其愛而無憾恨其間
92 4 神明 shénmíng deities / gods 神明定於天下
93 4 足以 zúyǐ sufficient to / so much so that 足以治其境內矣
94 4 a song 修掞曲挍
95 4 tiān day 是以天覆以德
96 4 shǐ beginning / start 太清之始也
97 4 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 人眾財寡
98 4 kāi to open 龍門未開
99 4 day of the month / a certain day 距日冬至四十六日
100 4 dài to put on / to wear 戴實而死者
101 4 fén to burn 焚林而田
102 4 由此 yóucǐ hereby / from this 由此觀之
103 4 jīng essence 精與鬼神總
104 4 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君者
105 4 wèi to call 謂之天府
106 4 wèi Eighth earthly branch 天含和而未降
107 4 chōng to fill / to be full / to supply 而莫之充忍也
108 4 jìng still / calm 閒靜而不躁
109 4 滿 mǎn full 竹實滿
110 4 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 故聖人者
111 4 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 由此觀之
112 4 rǎng soil / earth 積壤而丘處
113 4 晚世 wǎnshì nowadays 晚世之時
114 4 shū to remove obstructions 疏川而為利
115 4 jīn gold 水火金木土也
116 4 huǐ to destroy 覆巢毀卵
117 4 róng to hold / to contain 夫容芰荷
118 4 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 飾智以驚愚
119 4 an item 則目不營於色
120 4 shí food / food and drink 而民無所食
121 4 lín a wood / a forest / a grove 焚林而田
122 4 huái bosom / breast 地懷氣而未揚
123 4 gān dry 九州幹
124 4 rén a kernel / a pit 毀譽仁鄙不立
125 4 earth / soil / dirt 水火金木土也
126 4 sān three 三川絕而不流
127 3 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 不知說也
128 3 shì room / bedroom 民之專室蓬廬
129 3 yòng to use / to apply 用六律
130 3 fēng to seal / to close off 封豨
131 3 easy / simple 險易
132 3 method / way 法陰陽
133 3 wàn ten thousand 斟酌萬殊
134 3 太一 tài yī Great Unity 體太一
135 3 nüè cruel / harsh / oppressive 風雨不降其虐
136 3 zhòu Emperor Zhou
137 3 líng water chestnut / water caltrop 喬枝菱阿
138 3 shēn human body / torso 一人之身也
139 3 zhòng many / numerous 計人多少眾寡
140 3 záo to bore / to pierce 鑿齒
141 3 tīng to listen 耳聰而不以聽
142 3 guān to close 故閉四關
143 3 zhào to illuminate / to shine 明照於日月
144 3 上下 shàngxià to go up and down 是故上下離心
145 3 hair 被發而浮游
146 3 to store 積壤而丘處
147 3 zhào million / mega 不占卦兆
148 3 liào a signal lamp / a torch 燎焚天下之財
149 3 shuǐ water 殺九嬰于凶水之上
150 3 ěr ear 耳不淫於聲
151 3 chéng to mount / to climb onto 皆乘人氣者也
152 3 gain / advantage / benefit 疏川而為利
153 3 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 陰陽之陶化萬物
154 3 yáng to raise / to hoist / the action of tossing / to flutter / to propagate 日月淑清而揚光
155 3 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
156 3 shì a generation 逮至衰世
157 3 yáo Yao 逮至堯之時
158 3 jiāng a large river
159 3 Yáo Yao people 是謂瑤光
160 3 tóng like / same / similar 同精於陰陽
161 3 cháo nest 覆巢毀卵
162 3 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 神棲昆侖
163 3 fán complicated / complex 而萬物不繁兆
164 3 xīng to flourish / to be popular 則兵革興而分爭生
165 3 shì matter / thing / item 事力勞而養不足
166 3 guāng light 日月淑清而揚光
167 3 喜怒 xǐ nù favor or anger 喜怒剛柔
168 3 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 故小而行大
169 3 lòu to carve / to inlay / to engrave 鏤于金石
170 3 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 振困窮
171 3 lèi kind / type / class / category 以成埒類
172 3 to bare / to be open / to be exposed 是以松柏箘露夏槁
173 3 jié to exhaust 酌焉而不竭
174 3 different / other 異貴賤
175 3 xián virtuous / worthy 差賢不肖
176 3 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 風雨不降其虐
177 3 to narrate / to recount 四時不失其敘
178 3 風雨 fēngyǔ wind and rain / the elements / trials and hardships 風雨不降其虐
179 3 to press down 民之滅抑夭隱
180 3 zài in / at 夷羊在牧
181 3 qiú to request 今背其本而求其末
182 3 xiāo to scrape off / to pare 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
183 3 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 而心反其初
184 3 valley / gorge / ravine 糞田而種穀
185 3 shēng sound 耳不淫於聲
186 3 wáng Wang 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
187 3 thing / matter 行快而便於物
188 3 chí a pool / a pond 築城掘池
189 3 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 鐫山石
190 3 to cover 是以天覆以德
191 3 君臣 jūn chén a ruler and his ministers 君臣不和
192 3 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 臣盡其忠
193 3 hài to injure / to harm to 道弗能害也
194 3 zhōng clock 可以鼓鐘寫也
195 3 不肖 bùxiào unworthy 差賢不肖
196 3 shī the practice of selfless giving / dāna 雖神無所施其德
197 3 residence / dwelling 居牙
198 3 shé snake 虺蛇可蹍
199 3 feather 掉羽
200 3 Kangxi radical 177 則兵革興而分爭生
201 3 cáng to hide 機械詐偽莫藏於心
202 3 gāo high / tall 高築城郭
203 3 báo thin / slight / weak 能愈多而德愈薄矣
204 3 supreme ruler / emperor 帝有桀
205 3 jǐng well / mine shaft / pit 掘地而井飲
206 3 xiǎn dangerous 險易
207 3 dǎo to stamp feet 終日馳鶩而無跡蹈之患
208 3 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 必遭亂世之患也
209 3 精神 jīngshén spirit / vigor / vitality / drive 精神通於萬物
210 3 four 武王四卒三千
211 3 tián field / farmland 焚林而田
212 3 to shut / to close 明於禁舍開閉之道
213 3 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 逮至衰世
214 3 song / lyrics 鼓歌而舞之
215 3 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 君者失準繩則廢
216 3 禮樂 lǐlè rites and music 是故仁義禮樂者
217 3 機械 jīxiè machine / machinery 機械詐偽莫藏於心
218 3 to arouse / to excite / to incite 激則行
219 3 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 遠國珍怪
220 3 築城 zhùchéng fortification 築城而為固
221 3 chuī to blow /to puff 浮吹以娛
222 3 power / force / strength 事力勞而養不足
223 3 shí real / true 竹實滿
224 2 之中 zhīzhōng inside 猶在於混冥之中
225 2 chēng to call / to address 是以稱堯舜以為聖
226 2 a river / a stream
227 2 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢暴虎
228 2 lún logical reasons / logical order 神棲昆侖
229 2 民心 mínxīn popular sentiment 而民心善
230 2 xuán to revolve 為旋室
231 2 亂世 luànshì the world in chaos / troubled times 必遭亂世之患也
232 2 sufficient / enough 則財足而人澹矣
233 2 jiǔ nine 九嬰
234 2 cōng intelligent / clever / bright 耳聰而不以聽
235 2 to reach 及偽之生也
236 2 血氣 xuèqì blood and vital breath 莫不有血氣之感
237 2 guǎng wide / large / vast 於是天下廣狹
238 2 kūn elder brother 神棲昆侖
239 2 zhì sign / mark / flag 足以變心易志
240 2 fēi to fly 飛蛩滿野
241 2 暴虐 bàonüè brutal / tyrannical 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
242 2 Jié Emperor Jie 帝有桀
243 2 to die 死無諡
244 2 山川 shān chuān mountains and rivers 及至分山川溪穀
245 2 yún cloud 而龍登玄雲
246 2 liè an enclosure / a dike / an embankment 聚埒畝
247 2 tāi fetus / litter 刳胎殺夭
248 2 to adhere / to capture / to restrain 拘獸以為畜
249 2 gòu frame / building / structure 構木為台
250 2 發怒 fā nù to get angry 氣激則發怒
251 2 to lift / to hold up / to raise 乃舉兵而伐之
252 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 能愈多而德愈薄矣
253 2 chǐ tooth / teeth 鑿齒
254 2 zhòng heavy 田漁重稅
255 2 a pig / a hog 封豨
256 2 táng main hall / a large room 是故古者明堂之制
257 2 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 及至分山川溪穀
258 2 qiān to move / to shift 則德遷而為偽矣
259 2 六合 liùhé the six directions (north, south, east, west, up, down) / the whole country / the universe / everything under the sun 六合之內
260 2 sentence 草木之句萌
261 2 wáng to die 一足以亡天下矣
262 2 dàng to toss about / to swing / to rock 蹈斯蕩
263 2 fēn to be in disorder / scattered / tangled 芒繁紛挐
264 2 \N 猰貐
265 2 fèn indignant 哀斯憤
266 2 bài to defeat / to vanquish 可以救敗
267 2 duàn a forge 鍛錫文鐃
268 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 虐百姓
269 2 tāng soup 於是湯乃以革車三百乘
270 2 dǎo to lead / to guide / to conduct / to direct 導廛澗
271 2 ditch 淌遊瀷淢
272 2 to dance / to posture / to prance 鼓歌而舞之
273 2 shore / land / continent 流漫陸離
274 2 shí ten 十日並出
275 2 性命 xìngmìng life 性命之情
276 2 knowledge 設詐諝
277 2 lún to sink 淪於不測
278 2 有節 yǒujié segmented 取予有節
279 2 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 比周朋黨
280 2 dǐng a ding / a large, three-leg bronze cauldron 故周鼎著倕
281 2 shù tree 益樹蓮菱
282 2 míng dark 猶在於混冥之中
283 2 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 以明大巧之不可為也
284 2 思慮 sīlǜ to think something through / to consider carefully 思慮聰明喜怒也
285 2 to nest / to perch / to roost 神棲昆侖
286 2 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
287 2 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 莫知其所由出
288 2 \N 猰貐
289 2 sincere / honest / simple 則樸散而為器矣
290 2 xíng appearance 形與性調
291 2 jià to drive / to sail / to fly 乃至夏屋宮駕
292 2 increase / benefit 伯益作井
293 2 sāng mulberry tree 禽封豨于桑林
294 2 tooth / tusk 萌牙卵胎而不成者
295 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 各守其分
296 2 道德 dàodé moral / morality / ethics 道德定于天下而民純樸
297 2 yào to want / to wish for 釋其要而索之於詳
298 2 xié flank / side of the human body 天地不能脅也
299 2 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 置堯以為天子
300 2 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 辯弗能解也
301 2 to cut open / to rip up / to scoop out 刳胎殺夭
302 2 child / son 贅妻鬻子
303 2 martial / military 武象
304 2 affairs / business / matter / activity 晚世務廣地侵壤
305 2 不行 bùxíng will not do / will not work 有不行王道者
306 2 to apprehend / to take 芒繁紛挐
307 2 bào to embrace / to hold in arms / to hug 抱表懷繩
308 2 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 民之滅抑夭隱
309 2 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 飾智以驚愚
310 2 xún to follow / to adhere to / to abide by 其言略而循理
311 2 to assemble / to meet together 聚埒畝
312 2 wēi small / tiny 至微
313 2 鬼神 guǐshén spirits and devils / a demon 精與鬼神總
314 2 máng mango 芒繁紛挐
315 2 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 一人之制也
316 2 bēi sadness / sorrow / grief 心有憂喪則悲
317 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 天地不能脅也
318 2 què a watchtower 辟開伊闕
319 2 險阻 xiǎn zǔ dangerous and difficult (path) 設機械險阻以為備
320 2 luǎn egg / ovum 覆巢毀卵
321 2 忿 fèn get angry 於是忿爭生
322 2 yōu to worry / to be concerned 所以救憂也
323 2 貴賤 guì jiàn the noble and the lowly 異貴賤
324 2 聰明 cōngming clever / intelligent / bright / smart / acute 聰明耀於日月
325 2 zhì to place / to lay out 置餘糧於畮首
326 2 知道 zhīdào to know 是故知神明然後知道德之不足為也
327 2 大風 dàfēng gale 大風
328 2 four 寬而不肆
329 2 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 故德之所總
330 2 yīng baby / infant 九嬰
331 2 miào Miao 則陰陽繆戾
332 2 未能 wèinéng to fail to 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
333 2 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 審于符者
334 2 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今背其本而求其末
335 2 xián to hold in mouth 銜華
336 2 to calculate / to compute / to count 計人多少眾寡
337 2 biàn to change / to alter 風雨之變
338 2 to go through / to experience / to take place 可以曆推得也
339 2 rustic / low / base / mean 毀譽仁鄙不立
340 2 草木 cǎo mù vegetation 草木之句萌
341 2 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 霸者
342 2 fog / mist / vapor / fine spray 氛霧霜雪不霽
343 2 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 繳大風於青丘之澤
344 2 zhèn to flap 振困窮
345 2 zhì matter / material / substance 質真而素樸
346 2 jīng to go through / to experience 經誹譽
347 2 huò to confuse / to mislead / to baffle 怪物不能惑也
348 2 jué to dig / to excavate 掘地而井飲
349 2 xuè blood 怒則血充
350 2 shuāng frost 冬雷夏霜
351 2 fèng phoenix 鳳麟至
352 2 gěi to give 以給上求
353 2 to be fond of / to like 萬民皆喜
354 2 fēng wind 天下莫不從風
355 2 xiàng figure / image / appearance 武象
356 2 to give 取予有節
357 2 to gather / to collect 百姓和集
358 2 even / equal / uniform 仁鄙不齊
359 2 有餘 yǒuyú with remainder / sopadhiśesa 畜藏有餘
360 2 zhǐ to stop / to halt 安則止
361 2 tiě iron 消銅鐵
362 2 zuò to sit 坐俳而歌謠
363 2 huǒ fire / flame 鑽燧取火
364 2 yóu to swim 麒麟不遊
365 2 不得已 bù déyǐ have no choice but to 以不得已則不和
366 2 有道 yǒudào to have attained the Way / (of a government or a ruler) enlightened / wise and just 始有道裡
367 2 shì to look at / to see 則目明而不以視
368 2 zhà to cheat / to swindle 設詐諝
369 2 shòu a beast / a quadruped / an animal 拘獸以為畜
370 2 jiǎo to correct / to rectify / to redress 夭矯曾橈
371 2 guǎ few 計人多少眾寡
372 2 honor / reputation 經誹譽
373 2 後世 hòushì later generations / posterity 澤及後世
374 2 nián year 夫三年之喪
375 2 biǎo clock / a wrist watch 可以矩表識也
376 2 past / former times 昔者蒼頡作書
377 2 shì to release / to set free 釋其要而索之於詳
378 2 a mountain stream / a creek 及至分山川溪穀
379 2 chuān Sichuan 疏川而為利
380 2 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 玄元至碭而運照
381 2 chà to differ 差賢不肖
382 2 所生 suǒshēng parents (father and mother) 皆賊氣之所生
383 2 zuò to do 昔者蒼頡作書
384 2 qiū Confucius 積壤而丘處
385 2 qǐn to rest / to sleep 鉗口寢說
386 2 a footprint 取成之跡
387 2 不立 bùlì unsuccessful / unstable 毀譽仁鄙不立
388 2 gōng merit 則功成
389 2 huá Chinese 銜華
390 2 zhěn turns / twists 菱杼紾抱
391 2 to pay respects 是故春肅秋榮
392 2 tóng copper 消銅鐵
393 2 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 流漫陸離
394 2 qīn relatives 則滔窕而不親
395 2 méng a bud / a sprout 萌牙卵胎而不成者
396 2 shí a rock / a stone 鐫山石
397 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
398 2 shǒu head 置餘糧於畮首
399 2 a crime / a criminal offense 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
400 2 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 而民心善
401 2 mào extremely aged 幹鏚羽旄
402 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 終始虛滿
403 2 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 五采爭勝
404 2 shéng rope / string / cord 抱表懷繩
405 2 plain / white 其事素而不飾
406 2 cǎo grass / straw / herbs 而朱草生
407 2 bāo to wrap / to pack 民心善而天地陰陽從而包之
408 2 dié a hempen band worn on the head or waist by a mourner 衰絰苴杖
409 2 至人 zhìrén fully realized human being / sage / saint 故至人之治也
410 2 雕琢 diāo zuó to sculpt / to carve 雕琢刻鏤
411 2 to cry / to weep / to wail 鬼夜哭
412 2 to raise animals 畜藏有餘
413 2 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 則樸散而為器矣
414 2 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜之時
415 2 shùn to obey 其行侻而順情
416 2 無罪 wúzuì innocent / not guilty 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
417 2 ancient barbarian tribes 夷羊在牧
418 2 zhǐ to point 使銜其指
419 2 tāo a torrent / rushing water 共工振滔洪水
420 2 chūn spring 是故春肅秋榮
421 2 chuán to transmit 可傳於人者
422 2 不和 bùhé not to get along well / to be on bad terms / to be at odds / discord 君臣不和
423 2 wěi to delegate / to commission 優柔委從
424 2 róu soft 喜怒剛柔
425 1 gōng public/ common / state-owned 公輸
426 1 shè to shoot [an arrow] / to launch [ a rocket] / to fire [a missile] 上射十日而下殺猰貐
427 1 秋收冬藏 qiū shōu dōng cáng harvested in the autumn, stored in the winter 秋收冬藏
428 1 to punish / to penalize 賞之與罰也
429 1 發動 fādòng start / call to action / mobilize 發動而成于文
430 1 xiōng elder brother 兄良弟順
431 1 luǒ the solitary wasp 冠無觚蠃之理
432 1 資糧 zīliáng supplies / provisions 資糧萬物者也
433 1 xiǎng to enjoy 靜潔足以享上帝
434 1 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 網罟無所布
435 1 hut / cottage 民之專室蓬廬
436 1 分數 fēnshù a score 使有分數
437 1 suǒ to search / to inquire 釋其要而索之於詳
438 1 人氣 rénqì popularity / personality / character 皆乘人氣者也
439 1 míng drizzling rain / dark / obscure 四海溟涬
440 1 (the sky) to clear up after rain 氛霧霜雪不霽
441 1 血流 xuèliú blood flow 血流千里
442 1 可見 kějiàn can be understood 明可見者
443 1 xiáng good luck / blessing 無衤幾祥而民不夭
444 1 不止 bùzhǐ to be incessant / to be without end / to be more than / not to be limited to 禁之不止
445 1 通體 tōngtǐ whole body 通體於天地
446 1 bàng a mussel / a clam 擿蚌蜃
447 1 不可勝數 bù kě shèng shǔ countless / innumerable 不可勝數
448 1 a lake 舜乃使禹疏三江五湖
449 1 zhuó to polish jade / to cut jade 嬴鏤雕琢
450 1 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 人得其願
451 1 hái leg bone 暴骸滿野
452 1 kūn fire / flames 焜昱錯眩
453 1 財用 cáiyòng wealth / money / funds 財用殫於會賦
454 1 qiáo tall / lofty 喬枝菱阿
455 1 四海 sìhǎi the four seas 四海溟涬
456 1 zhān not making progress 曲拂邅回
457 1 tǎo to seek 所以討暴
458 1 hàn to regret 發怒則有所釋憾矣
459 1 大廈 dàshà a tall building 大廈曾加
460 1 tuī to push / to shove 可以曆推得也
461 1 xiàng to appear / to seem / to resemble 以像湡浯
462 1 chén to sink / to submerge 霜文沈居
463 1 kōng empty / void / hollow 以薄空桑
464 1 shè She 類其社
465 1 to select / to pick out from / to discard 擿蚌蜃
466 1 其中 qízhōng among 戲笑其中
467 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 澤梁畢禁
468 1 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 受者不讓
469 1 to associate with / be near 比周朋黨
470 1 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令之不行
471 1 to resemble / to similar to to 似數而疏
472 1 天光 tiānguāng sunlight 上掩天光
473 1 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 兄良弟順
474 1 younger brother 兄良弟順
475 1 發號施令 fā hào shī lìng to send orders and give commands 發號施令
476 1 chǐ luxurious / extravagant / wasteful 侈苑囿之大
477 1 厭足 yànzú to satisfy / to be satisfied 無厭足目
478 1 xiá narrow / limited 於是天下廣狹
479 1 zhī a branch / a twig 喬枝菱阿
480 1 gǎn to feel / to perceive / to touch / to affect 莫不有血氣之感
481 1 tán to pluck a string / to play 彈厭山川
482 1 dēng to rise / to mount / to board / to climb 而龍登玄雲
483 1 jiǎn lame / cripple / unfortunate / slow / difficult 偃蹇寥糾
484 1 shì to show / to reveal 以示民知儉節
485 1 to starve / to be hungry 凍餓饑寒死者
486 1 雜處 záchù (of disparate elements) to mix in with one another / (of diverse groups of people) to live in the same area / to coexist 男女群居雜處而無別
487 1 lóu a storied building 延樓棧道
488 1 tiger 不敢暴虎
489 1 jiè border / boundary 使有壤界
490 1 a door 開闔張歙
491 1 道行 dàoxíng virtuous deeds 本立而道行
492 1 to drag 伸曳四時
493 1 西施 Xīshī Xishi 西施之色
494 1 private 無所私愛
495 1 馳鶩 chíwù to move swiftly / to speed / to run after (empty fame, power, money etc) 終日馳鶩而無跡蹈之患
496 1 故事 gùshi narrative / story / tale 故事親有道矣
497 1 職事 zhíshì a post / a position 飾職事
498 1 xíng punishment / penalty 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
499 1 無形 wúxíng formless / invisible 是故神明藏於無形
500 1 變心 biànxīn to cease to be faithful 足以變心易志

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 133 zhī him / her / them / that 太清之始也
2 110 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 質真而素樸
3 66 also / too 太清之始也
4 51 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 與造化者相雌雄
5 51 not / no 閒靜而不躁
6 44 his / hers / its / theirs 其言略而循理
7 38 otherwise / but / however 安則止
8 35 so as to / in order to 和順以寂漠
9 35 in / at 出外而調於義
10 28 no 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
11 25 wèi for / to 構木為台
12 20 final particle 處之太半矣
13 18 shēng to be born / to give birth 而朱草生
14 17 Germany 是以天覆以德
15 17 rén person / people / a human being 人械不足
16 16 in / at 發動而成于文
17 16 yǒu is / are / to exist 使有壤界
18 15 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 不謀所始
19 14 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故聖人者
20 14 and 一和於四時
21 13 天下 tiānxià China 神明定於天下
22 13 xīn heart 其心愉而不偽
23 13 and 與造化者相雌雄
24 13 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 通體於天地
25 13 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 所以救爭也
26 12 陰陽 yīn yáng Yin and Yang 同精於陰陽
27 12 can / may / permissible 是故大可睹者
28 12 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 與造化者相雌雄
29 12 shàng top / a high position 氣乃上蒸
30 11 xíng to walk / to move 行快而便於物
31 11 néng can / able 天地弗能含也
32 11 是故 shìgù therefore / so / consequently 是故上下離心
33 11 míng bright / brilliant 明照於日月
34 11 mín the people / citizen / subjects 民之專室蓬廬
35 11 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 地載以樂
36 10 shī to lose 四時不失其敘
37 10 big / great / huge / large / major 天地之大
38 10 this / these 當此之時
39 10 shì to decorate / to ornament / to adorn 其事素而不飾
40 10 do not 機械詐偽莫藏於心
41 10 dào way / road / path 在內而合乎道
42 10 no 天地弗能含也
43 9 四時 sì shí the four seasons 一和於四時
44 9 soil / ground / land 地載以樂
45 9 zhī to know 由近知遠
46 9 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以不擇時日
47 9 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 流黃出
48 8 this 樂斯動
49 8 shí time / a period of time 當此之時
50 8 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 拘獸以為畜
51 8 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 皆乘人氣者也
52 8 zhì to / until 玄元至碭而運照
53 8 dùn to escape 止五遁
54 8 xìng gender 是故明於性者
55 8 tōng to go through / to open 而非通治之至也
56 7 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 刳胎殺夭
57 7 qíng feeling / emotion / mood 其行侻而順情
58 7 de potential marker 可以曆推得也
59 7 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 氣乃上蒸
60 7 yān where / how 貪鄙忿爭不得生焉
61 7 wén writing / text 發動而成于文
62 7 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 而非通治之至也
63 7 xiū to decorate / to embellish 修掞曲挍
64 7 fēi not / non- / un- 而非通治之至也
65 7 bīng soldier / troops 則兵革興而分爭生
66 7 běn measure word for books 今背其本而求其末
67 7 然後 ránhòu after / after that / afterwards 是故德衰然後仁生
68 6 a human or animal body 靜而體德
69 6 míng measure word for people 實不聚而名不立
70 6 wood / lumber 構木為台
71 6 使 shǐ to make / to cause 使有壤界
72 6 不知 bùzhī do not know 不知說也
73 6 a man / a male adult 夫容芰荷
74 6 萬物 wànwù all living things 而萬物不滋
75 6 one 一和於四時
76 6 jié festival / a special day 霸者節六律則辱
77 6 yán to speak / to say / said 其言略而循理
78 6 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 人械不足
79 6 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 五采爭勝
80 6 anger / rage / fury 抑淢怒瀨
81 6 ài to love 無所私愛
82 6 gas / vapour / fumes 氣乃上蒸
83 6 bào violent / brutal / tyrannical 伐亂禁暴
84 6 shè to set up / to establish 設機械險阻以為備
85 5 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之人同氣於天地
86 5 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 貪鄙忿爭不得生焉
87 5 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 發動而成于文
88 5 qīn to invade / to encroach upon / to raid 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
89 5 萬民 wànmín all the people 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
90 5 日月 rì yuè the sun and moon 明照於日月
91 5 jìn to prohibit / to forbid / to restrain 伐亂禁暴
92 5 wěi false / fake / forged / bogus 其心愉而不偽
93 5 guì expensive / costly / valuable 是以貴仁
94 5 xià next 甘露下
95 5 調 tiáo to harmonize 出外而調於義
96 5 a drum 可以鼓鐘寫也
97 5 yāo to die prematurely 刳胎殺夭
98 5 wilderness 芟野菼
99 5 chū to go out / to leave 流黃出
100 5 xià summer 乃至夏屋宮駕
101 5 於是 yúshì thereupon / as a result / consequently / thus / hence 於是鷙矣
102 5 qiǎo opportune / coincidental / as it happens / timely 懷機械巧故之心
103 5 five 五采爭勝
104 5 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 處之太半矣
105 5 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 可以救敗
106 5 仁義 rén yì benevolence and righteousness 是故仁義禮樂者
107 5 死者 sǐzhě the dead / the deceased 戴實而死者
108 5 āi to be sad / to be mournful / to be pitiful 悲則哀
109 5 hán to contain 天含和而未降
110 5 yín obscene / licentious / lewd 淫而相脅
111 5 jiù to save / to rescue 可以救敗
112 5 meaning / sense 出外而調於義
113 5 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 是以貴禮
114 5 reason / logic / truth 其言略而循理
115 5 to cut down 伐亂禁暴
116 5 shuāi to weaken / to decline 逮至衰世
117 5 sàng to lose / to die 心有憂喪則悲
118 5 píng flat / level / smooth 平通溝陸
119 5 dòng to move / to act 動而理通
120 4 desire 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
121 4 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 事力勞而養不足
122 4 dàn calm / quiet / tranquil 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
123 4 luàn chaotic / disorderly 伐亂禁暴
124 4 六律 liùlǜ six tones 用六律
125 4 to stand 行沮然後義立
126 4 shū different / special / unusual 斟酌萬殊
127 4 to take / to get / to fetch 鑽燧取火
128 4 color 戴色
129 4 yuǎn far / distant 由近知遠
130 4 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 各致其愛而無憾恨其間
131 4 神明 shénmíng deities / gods 神明定於天下
132 4 足以 zúyǐ sufficient to / so much so that 足以治其境內矣
133 4 a song 修掞曲挍
134 4 tiān day 是以天覆以德
135 4 shǐ beginning / start 太清之始也
136 4 tái unit 構木為台
137 4 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 人眾財寡
138 4 kāi to open 龍門未開
139 4 day of the month / a certain day 距日冬至四十六日
140 4 dài to put on / to wear 戴實而死者
141 4 fén to burn 焚林而田
142 4 由此 yóucǐ hereby / from this 由此觀之
143 4 jīng essence 精與鬼神總
144 4 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君者
145 4 wèi to call 謂之天府
146 4 wèi Eighth earthly branch 天含和而未降
147 4 chōng to fill / to be full / to supply 而莫之充忍也
148 4 jìng still / calm 閒靜而不躁
149 4 滿 mǎn full 竹實滿
150 4 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 故聖人者
151 4 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 由此觀之
152 4 rǎng soil / earth 積壤而丘處
153 4 晚世 wǎnshì nowadays 晚世之時
154 4 shū to remove obstructions 疏川而為利
155 4 jīn gold 水火金木土也
156 4 huǐ to destroy 覆巢毀卵
157 4 róng to hold / to contain 夫容芰荷
158 4 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 飾智以驚愚
159 4 an item 則目不營於色
160 4 shí food / food and drink 而民無所食
161 4 lín a wood / a forest / a grove 焚林而田
162 4 huái bosom / breast 地懷氣而未揚
163 4 gān dry 九州幹
164 4 yóu follow / from / it is for...to 由近知遠
165 4 bié do not / must not 男女群居雜處而無別
166 4 suī although / even though 雖有毛嬙
167 4 rén a kernel / a pit 毀譽仁鄙不立
168 4 earth / soil / dirt 水火金木土也
169 4 rán correct / right / certainly 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
170 4 sān three 三川絕而不流
171 3 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 不知說也
172 3 shì room / bedroom 民之專室蓬廬
173 3 yòng to use / to apply 用六律
174 3 fēng to seal / to close off 封豨
175 3 easy / simple 險易
176 3 method / way 法陰陽
177 3 wàn ten thousand 斟酌萬殊
178 3 太一 tài yī Great Unity 體太一
179 3 nüè cruel / harsh / oppressive 風雨不降其虐
180 3 zhòu Emperor Zhou
181 3 líng water chestnut / water caltrop 喬枝菱阿
182 3 shēn human body / torso 一人之身也
183 3 zhòng many / numerous 計人多少眾寡
184 3 záo to bore / to pierce 鑿齒
185 3 tīng to listen 耳聰而不以聽
186 3 guān to close 故閉四關
187 3 zhào to illuminate / to shine 明照於日月
188 3 上下 shàngxià to go up and down 是故上下離心
189 3 hair 被發而浮游
190 3 to store 積壤而丘處
191 3 zhào million / mega 不占卦兆
192 3 liào a signal lamp / a torch 燎焚天下之財
193 3 shuǐ water 殺九嬰于凶水之上
194 3 ěr ear 耳不淫於聲
195 3 chéng to mount / to climb onto 皆乘人氣者也
196 3 gain / advantage / benefit 疏川而為利
197 3 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 陰陽之陶化萬物
198 3 yáng to raise / to hoist / the action of tossing / to flutter / to propagate 日月淑清而揚光
199 3 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
200 3 shì a generation 逮至衰世
201 3 bìng and / furthermore / also 十日並出
202 3 yáo Yao 逮至堯之時
203 3 jiāng a large river
204 3 Yáo Yao people 是謂瑤光
205 3 tóng like / same / similar 同精於陰陽
206 3 cháo nest 覆巢毀卵
207 3 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 神棲昆侖
208 3 fán complicated / complex 而萬物不繁兆
209 3 xīng to flourish / to be popular 則兵革興而分爭生
210 3 shì matter / thing / item 事力勞而養不足
211 3 guāng light 日月淑清而揚光
212 3 喜怒 xǐ nù favor or anger 喜怒剛柔
213 3 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 故小而行大
214 3 lòu to carve / to inlay / to engrave 鏤于金石
215 3 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 振困窮
216 3 zhe indicates that an action is continuing 著龜兆
217 3 lèi kind / type / class / category 以成埒類
218 3 to bare / to be open / to be exposed 是以松柏箘露夏槁
219 3 jié to exhaust 酌焉而不竭
220 3 different / other 異貴賤
221 3 xián virtuous / worthy 差賢不肖
222 3 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 風雨不降其虐
223 3 to narrate / to recount 四時不失其敘
224 3 dāng to be / to act as / to serve as 當此之時
225 3 風雨 fēngyǔ wind and rain / the elements / trials and hardships 風雨不降其虐
226 3 to press down 民之滅抑夭隱
227 3 zài in / at 夷羊在牧
228 3 qiú to request 今背其本而求其末
229 3 xiāo to scrape off / to pare 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
230 3 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 而心反其初
231 3 valley / gorge / ravine 糞田而種穀
232 3 shēng sound 耳不淫於聲
233 3 wáng Wang 王爾無所錯其剞𠜾削鋸
234 3 thing / matter 行快而便於物
235 3 chí a pool / a pond 築城掘池
236 3 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 鐫山石
237 3 to cover 是以天覆以德
238 3 君臣 jūn chén a ruler and his ministers 君臣不和
239 3 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 臣盡其忠
240 3 hài to injure / to harm to 道弗能害也
241 3 zhōng clock 可以鼓鐘寫也
242 3 不肖 bùxiào unworthy 差賢不肖
243 3 shī the practice of selfless giving / dāna 雖神無所施其德
244 3 residence / dwelling 居牙
245 3 shé snake 虺蛇可蹍
246 3 feather 掉羽
247 3 Kangxi radical 177 則兵革興而分爭生
248 3 cáng to hide 機械詐偽莫藏於心
249 3 gāo high / tall 高築城郭
250 3 báo thin / slight / weak 能愈多而德愈薄矣
251 3 supreme ruler / emperor 帝有桀
252 3 jǐng well / mine shaft / pit 掘地而井飲
253 3 莫不 mò bù none doesn't / there is none who isn't 莫不有血氣之感
254 3 xiǎn dangerous 險易
255 3 dǎo to stamp feet 終日馳鶩而無跡蹈之患
256 3 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 必遭亂世之患也
257 3 精神 jīngshén spirit / vigor / vitality / drive 精神通於萬物
258 3 four 武王四卒三千
259 3 tián field / farmland 焚林而田
260 3 to shut / to close 明於禁舍開閉之道
261 3 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 逮至衰世
262 3 song / lyrics 鼓歌而舞之
263 3 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 君者失準繩則廢
264 3 禮樂 lǐlè rites and music 是故仁義禮樂者
265 3 jué absolutely 三川絕而不流
266 3 機械 jīxiè machine / machinery 機械詐偽莫藏於心
267 3 to arouse / to excite / to incite 激則行
268 3 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 遠國珍怪
269 3 築城 zhùchéng fortification 築城而為固
270 3 chuī to blow /to puff 浮吹以娛
271 3 power / force / strength 事力勞而養不足
272 3 shí real / true 竹實滿
273 2 之中 zhīzhōng inside 猶在於混冥之中
274 2 chēng to call / to address 是以稱堯舜以為聖
275 2 a river / a stream
276 2 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢暴虎
277 2 certainly / must / will / necessarily 必遭亂世之患也
278 2 lún logical reasons / logical order 神棲昆侖
279 2 民心 mínxīn popular sentiment 而民心善
280 2 xuán to revolve 為旋室
281 2 亂世 luànshì the world in chaos / troubled times 必遭亂世之患也
282 2 sufficient / enough 則財足而人澹矣
283 2 jiǔ nine 九嬰
284 2 cōng intelligent / clever / bright 耳聰而不以聽
285 2 to reach 及偽之生也
286 2 血氣 xuèqì blood and vital breath 莫不有血氣之感
287 2 guǎng wide / large / vast 於是天下廣狹
288 2 kūn elder brother 神棲昆侖
289 2 zhì sign / mark / flag 足以變心易志
290 2 fēi to fly 飛蛩滿野
291 2 暴虐 bàonüè brutal / tyrannical 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
292 2 Jié Emperor Jie 帝有桀
293 2 to die 死無諡
294 2 山川 shān chuān mountains and rivers 及至分山川溪穀
295 2 yún cloud 而龍登玄雲
296 2 liè an enclosure / a dike / an embankment 聚埒畝
297 2 tāi fetus / litter 刳胎殺夭
298 2 to adhere / to capture / to restrain 拘獸以為畜
299 2 gòu frame / building / structure 構木為台
300 2 發怒 fā nù to get angry 氣激則發怒
301 2 to lift / to hold up / to raise 乃舉兵而伐之
302 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 能愈多而德愈薄矣
303 2 chǐ tooth / teeth 鑿齒
304 2 zhòng heavy 田漁重稅
305 2 a pig / a hog 封豨
306 2 táng main hall / a large room 是故古者明堂之制
307 2 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 及至分山川溪穀
308 2 qiān to move / to shift 則德遷而為偽矣
309 2 六合 liùhé the six directions (north, south, east, west, up, down) / the whole country / the universe / everything under the sun 六合之內
310 2 sentence 草木之句萌
311 2 wáng to die 一足以亡天下矣
312 2 dàng to toss about / to swing / to rock 蹈斯蕩
313 2 fēn to be in disorder / scattered / tangled 芒繁紛挐
314 2 shì is / are / am / to be 是謂瑤光
315 2 非常 fēicháng extraordinarily / very 非常道
316 2 \N 猰貐
317 2 fèn indignant 哀斯憤
318 2 bài to defeat / to vanquish 可以救敗
319 2 duàn a forge 鍛錫文鐃
320 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 虐百姓
321 2 tāng soup 於是湯乃以革車三百乘
322 2 dǎo to lead / to guide / to conduct / to direct 導廛澗
323 2 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 鉗口寢說
324 2 ditch 淌遊瀷淢
325 2 to dance / to posture / to prance 鼓歌而舞之
326 2 shore / land / continent 流漫陸離
327 2 shí ten 十日並出
328 2 性命 xìngmìng life 性命之情
329 2 knowledge 設詐諝
330 2 lún to sink 淪於不測
331 2 有節 yǒujié segmented 取予有節
332 2 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 比周朋黨
333 2 dǐng a ding / a large, three-leg bronze cauldron 故周鼎著倕
334 2 shù tree 益樹蓮菱
335 2 yóu also / as if / still 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
336 2 míng dark 猶在於混冥之中
337 2 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 以明大巧之不可為也
338 2 思慮 sīlǜ to think something through / to consider carefully 思慮聰明喜怒也
339 2 to nest / to perch / to roost 神棲昆侖
340 2 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 而萬民莫相侵欺暴虐
341 2 不用 búyòng need not 則仁義不用矣
342 2 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 莫知其所由出
343 2 \N 猰貐
344 2 sincere / honest / simple 則樸散而為器矣
345 2 xíng appearance 形與性調
346 2 jià to drive / to sail / to fly 乃至夏屋宮駕
347 2 increase / benefit 伯益作井
348 2 sāng mulberry tree 禽封豨于桑林
349 2 naturally / of course / certainly 洞然無為而天下自和
350 2 ruò to seem / to be like / as 若或通焉
351 2 tooth / tusk 萌牙卵胎而不成者
352 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 各守其分
353 2 道德 dàodé moral / morality / ethics 道德定于天下而民純樸
354 2 yào to want / to wish for 釋其要而索之於詳
355 2 xié flank / side of the human body 天地不能脅也
356 2 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 長苗秀
357 2 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 置堯以為天子
358 2 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 辯弗能解也
359 2 to cut open / to rip up / to scoop out 刳胎殺夭
360 2 child / son 贅妻鬻子
361 2 martial / military 武象
362 2 affairs / business / matter / activity 晚世務廣地侵壤
363 2 céng once / already / former / previously 夭矯曾橈
364 2 不行 bùxíng will not do / will not work 有不行王道者
365 2 to apprehend / to take 芒繁紛挐
366 2 bào to embrace / to hold in arms / to hug 抱表懷繩
367 2 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 民之滅抑夭隱
368 2 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 飾智以驚愚
369 2 xún to follow / to adhere to / to abide by 其言略而循理
370 2 to assemble / to meet together 聚埒畝
371 2 wēi small / tiny 至微
372 2 鬼神 guǐshén spirits and devils / a demon 精與鬼神總
373 2 máng mango 芒繁紛挐
374 2 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 一人之制也
375 2 bēi sadness / sorrow / grief 心有憂喪則悲
376 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 天地不能脅也
377 2 què a watchtower 辟開伊闕
378 2 be apart from 出距之獸
379 2 險阻 xiǎn zǔ dangerous and difficult (path) 設機械險阻以為備
380 2 luǎn egg / ovum 覆巢毀卵
381 2 忿 fèn get angry 於是忿爭生
382 2 yōu to worry / to be concerned 所以救憂也
383 2 貴賤 guì jiàn the noble and the lowly 異貴賤
384 2 聰明 cōngming clever / intelligent / bright / smart / acute 聰明耀於日月
385 2 zhì to place / to lay out 置餘糧於畮首
386 2 知道 zhīdào to know 是故知神明然後知道德之不足為也
387 2 大風 dàfēng gale 大風
388 2 及至 jízhì up until / by the time that 及至分山川溪穀
389 2 four 寬而不肆
390 2 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 故德之所總
391 2 yīng baby / infant 九嬰
392 2 chū at first / at the beginning / initially 而心反其初
393 2 miào Miao 則陰陽繆戾
394 2 未能 wèinéng to fail to 然猶未能澹人主之欲也
395 2 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 審于符者
396 2 jiān simultaneously 兼包海內
397 2 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今背其本而求其末
398 2 xián to hold in mouth 銜華
399 2 to calculate / to compute / to count 計人多少眾寡
400 2 biàn to change / to alter 風雨之變
401 2 to go through / to experience / to take place 可以曆推得也
402 2 rustic / low / base / mean 毀譽仁鄙不立
403 2 more and more / even more 能愈多而德愈薄矣
404 2 草木 cǎo mù vegetation 草木之句萌
405 2 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 霸者
406 2 bèi by 被發而浮游
407 2 fog / mist / vapor / fine spray 氛霧霜雪不霽
408 2 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 繳大風於青丘之澤
409 2 each 各致其愛而無憾恨其間
410 2 zhèn to flap 振困窮
411 2 zhì matter / material / substance 質真而素樸
412 2 jīng to go through / to experience 經誹譽
413 2 huò to confuse / to mislead / to baffle 怪物不能惑也
414 2 jué to dig / to excavate 掘地而井飲
415 2 xuè blood 怒則血充
416 2 cóng from 天下莫不從風
417 2 shuāng frost 冬雷夏霜
418 2 fèng phoenix 鳳麟至
419 2 gěi to give 以給上求
420 2 to be fond of / to like 萬民皆喜
421 2 fēng wind 天下莫不從風
422 2 xiàng figure / image / appearance 武象
423 2 to give 取予有節
424 2 to gather / to collect 百姓和集
425 2 even / equal / uniform 仁鄙不齊
426 2 有餘 yǒuyú with remainder / sopadhiśesa 畜藏有餘
427 2 zhǐ to stop / to halt 安則止
428 2 tiě iron 消銅鐵
429 2 zuò to sit 坐俳而歌謠
430 2 huǒ fire / flame 鑽燧取火
431 2 yóu to swim 麒麟不遊
432 2 不得已 bù déyǐ have no choice but to 以不得已則不和
433 2 有道 yǒudào to have attained the Way / (of a government or a ruler) enlightened / wise and just 始有道裡
434 2 shì to look at / to see 則目明而不以視
435 2 zhà to cheat / to swindle 設詐諝
436 2 shòu a beast / a quadruped / an animal 拘獸以為畜
437 2 jiǎo to correct / to rectify / to redress 夭矯曾橈
438 2 guǎ few 計人多少眾寡
439 2 honor / reputation 經誹譽
440 2 後世 hòushì later generations / posterity 澤及後世
441 2 nián year 夫三年之喪
442 2 biǎo clock / a wrist watch 可以矩表識也
443 2 past / former times 昔者蒼頡作書
444 2 shì to release / to set free 釋其要而索之於詳
445 2 a mountain stream / a creek 及至分山川溪穀
446 2 chuān Sichuan 疏川而為利
447 2 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 玄元至碭而運照
448 2 chà to differ 差賢不肖
449 2 所生 suǒshēng parents (father and mother) 皆賊氣之所生
450 2 zuò to do 昔者蒼頡作書
451 2 qiū Confucius 積壤而丘處
452 2 qǐn to rest / to sleep 鉗口寢說
453 2 a footprint 取成之跡
454 2 不立 bùlì unsuccessful / unstable 毀譽仁鄙不立
455 2 gōng merit 則功成
456 2 huá Chinese 銜華
457 2 zhěn turns / twists 菱杼紾抱
458 2 to pay respects 是故春肅秋榮
459 2 tóng copper 消銅鐵
460 2 to leave / to depart / to go away / to part 流漫陸離
461 2 qīn relatives 則滔窕而不親
462 2 méng a bud / a sprout 萌牙卵胎而不成者
463 2 shí a rock / a stone 鐫山石
464 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
465 2 shǒu head 置餘糧於畮首
466 2 a crime / a criminal offense 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
467 2 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 而民心善
468 2 mào extremely aged 幹鏚羽旄
469 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 終始虛滿
470 2 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 五采爭勝
471 2 shéng rope / string / cord 抱表懷繩
472 2 plain / white 其事素而不飾
473 2 cǎo grass / straw / herbs 而朱草生
474 2 gāng just / barely / exactly 喜怒剛柔
475 2 zhà for the first time 乍晦乍明
476 2 bāo to wrap / to pack 民心善而天地陰陽從而包之
477 2 dié a hempen band worn on the head or waist by a mourner 衰絰苴杖
478 2 至人 zhìrén fully realized human being / sage / saint 故至人之治也
479 2 雕琢 diāo zuó to sculpt / to carve 雕琢刻鏤
480 2 to cry / to weep / to wail 鬼夜哭
481 2 to raise animals 畜藏有餘
482 2 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 則樸散而為器矣
483 2 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜之時
484 2 shùn to obey 其行侻而順情
485 2 無罪 wúzuì innocent / not guilty 虐殺不辜而刑誅無罪
486 2 ancient barbarian tribes 夷羊在牧
487 2 zhǐ to point 使銜其指
488 2 tāo a torrent / rushing water 共工振滔洪水
489 2 chūn spring 是故春肅秋榮
490 2 chuán to transmit 可傳於人者
491 2 不和 bùhé not to get along well / to be on bad terms / to be at odds / discord 君臣不和
492 2 wěi to delegate / to commission 優柔委從
493 2 róu soft 喜怒剛柔
494 1 gōng public/ common / state-owned 公輸
495 1 shè to shoot [an arrow] / to launch [ a rocket] / to fire [a missile] 上射十日而下殺猰貐
496 1 秋收冬藏 qiū shōu dōng cáng harvested in the autumn, stored in the winter 秋收冬藏
497 1 to punish / to penalize 賞之與罰也
498 1 發動 fādòng start / call to action / mobilize 發動而成于文
499 1 xiōng elder brother 兄良弟順
500 1 luǒ the solitary wasp 冠無觚蠃之理

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
大足 dàzú Dazu
东海 東海 Dōng Hǎi
  1. East China Sea
  2. Donghae
冬至 dōngzhì
  1. Dongzhi
  2. Winter Solstice festival
共工 gònggōng God of Water
huái Huai River
jiāng
  1. a large river
  2. Yangtze River
  3. Jiang
  4. Jiangsu
  5. Jiang
Jié Emperor Jie
进贤 進賢 jìnxián Jinxian
龙门 龍門 lóngmén
  1. Longmen
  2. Longmen
吕梁 呂梁 lǚliáng Lüliang
律历 律曆 lǜlì Treatise on Measures and Calendars
毛嫱 毛嬙 máoqiáng Mao Qiang
牧野 Mùyě Muye
  1. common / general / popular / everywhere / universal / extensive
  2. Prussia
  3. Pu
容成氏 Róng Chéng Shì Rong Cheng Shi
上帝 Shàngdì
  1. God
  2. Lord on High
Shè She County
受者 shòu zhě The Recipient
Shùn Emperor Shun
太一 tài yī
  1. Great Unity
  2. Taiyi
  3. Taiyi
  4. Taiyi
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
Wu
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
  6. to speak loudly
五帝 Wǔ Dì Five Emperors
武王 Wǔ Wáng Wu Wang / King Wu of Zhou
西施 Xīshī Xishi
yáo Yao
羿 Yi
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
直道 Zhí Dào Straight Road / Jiuyuan to Yunyang Road
知礼 知禮 Zhī Lǐ Zhi Li
至大 Zhìdà Zhida reign
zhòu Emperor Zhou

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English