Glossary and Vocabulary for The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《大學》 The Great Learning

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 16 rén person / people / a human being 人之視己
2 16 mín the people / citizen / subjects 民之不能忘也
3 15 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 先治其國
4 15 wèi to call 此謂知本
5 15 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 故君子必慎其獨也
6 14 yuē to speak / to say 曾子曰
7 14 è evil / vice 如惡惡臭
8 14 zhī to know 知止而後有定
9 13 jiā house / home / residence 先齊其家
10 12 zhǐ to stop / to halt 在止於至善
11 12 shēn human body / torso 先修其身
12 12 shī poem / verse
13 11 yún cloud
14 10 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 其所厚者薄
15 10 néng can / able 定而後能靜
16 10 zài in / at 在明明德
17 10 zhèng upright / straight 先正其心
18 9 xiān first 先治其國
19 9 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 有土此有財
20 9 xīn heart 先正其心
21 9 even / equal / uniform 先齊其家
22 8 Germany 在明明德
23 8 chéng honesty / sincerity 先誠其意
24 8 gain / advantage / benefit 小人樂其樂而利其利
25 7 Kangxi radical 80 毋自欺也
26 7 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 民之不能忘也
27 7 rén a kernel / a pit 止於仁
28 6 proper / suitable / appropriate 宜其家人
29 6 desire 古之欲明明德於天下者
30 6 a law / a rule 人之其所親愛而辟焉
31 6 xiū to decorate / to embellish 先修其身
32 6 天下 tiānxià China 古之欲明明德於天下者
33 6 idea 先誠其意
34 6 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 先治其國
35 5 mìng life 顧諟天之明命
36 5 shàng top / a high position 上老老而民興孝
37 5 hǎo good 故好而知其惡
38 5 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 而著其善
39 5 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 所謂誠其意者
40 5 chén minister / statesman / official 為人臣
41 5 one 一國興仁
42 5 shì matter / thing / item 事有終始
43 5 dào way / road / path 大學之道
44 4 kāng Kang 康誥
45 4 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 小人閑居為不善
46 4 meaning / sense 未有上好仁而下不好義者也
47 4 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 楚國無以為寶
48 4 為人 wéirén behavior / personal conduct 為人君
49 4 shī to lose 失眾則失國
50 4 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 其家不可教而能教人者
51 4 bèi to be contradictory to / to go counter 是故言悖而出者
52 4 bǎo a jewel / gem / a treasure 楚國無以為寶
53 4 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人閑居為不善
54 4 jiàn to see 見君子而後厭然
55 4 gào announcement / proclamation 康誥
56 4 使 shǐ to make / to cause 必也使無訟乎
57 4 younger brother 弟者
58 4 zhòng many / numerous 所以使眾也
59 3 child / son 為人子
60 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 終不可諠兮
61 3 fěi elegant 有斐君子
62 3 skill / ability / talent 斷斷兮無他技
63 3 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 所謂治國必先齊其家者
64 3 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 與國人交
65 3 to prevail 克明德
66 3 end / final stage / latter part 其本亂而末治者否矣
67 3 qīn relatives 君子賢其賢而親其親
68 3 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 終不可諠兮
69 3 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 民之不能忘也
70 3 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 子曰
71 3 xián virtuous / worthy 君子賢其賢而親其親
72 3 國人 guórén people of that country 與國人交
73 3 róng to hold / to contain 其如有容焉
74 3 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 小人樂其樂而利其利
75 3 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未之有也
76 3 xiào to be filial 止於孝
77 3 shèn cautious 故君子必慎其獨也
78 3 to raise animals 畜馬乘
79 3 xīng to flourish / to be popular 一國興讓
80 3 修身 xiūshēn to practice self-cultivation / to cultivate 壹是皆以修身為本
81 3 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 可以人而不如鳥乎
82 3 míng bright / brilliant 顧諟天之明命
83 3 bǎo to defend / to protect 如保赤子
84 2 to think over / to consider 安而後能慮
85 2 惡人 èrén an evil-doer / a malefactor / an ugly person 能惡人
86 2 國家 guójiā country / nation / state 長國家而務財用者
87 2 zhān to look at 瞻彼淇澳
88 2 shì to look at / to see 人之視己
89 2 xuān clamor / noise 終不可諠兮
90 2 明明 míngmíng obviously / plainly 在明明德
91 2 a rule / a carpenter's square / a ruler 是以君子有絜矩之道也
92 2 聚斂 jùliǎn to accumulate / to gather / to amass wealth by heavy taxation or other unscrupulous means 不畜聚斂之臣
93 2 a type of standing harp 瑟兮僩兮
94 2 jié a marking line 是以君子有絜矩之道也
95 2 好好 hǎo hǎo in good condition / perfectly good / carefully / well / thoroughly 如好好色
96 2 xiū to rest 其心休休焉
97 2 shí ten 十目所視
98 2 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 一家讓
99 2 to assemble / to meet together 是故財聚則民散
100 2 to enter 亦悖而入
101 2 qiē to cut / to mince / to slice / to carve 如切如磋
102 2 子孫 zǐsūn descendents 以能保我子孫黎民
103 2 to be kind / to be charitable / to be benevolent 止於慈
104 2 xuān clamor / noise 赫兮喧兮
105 2 qián front 於戲前王不忘
106 2 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 為人君
107 2 至善 zhìshàn extremely beautiful 在止於至善
108 2 yàn elegant / handsome 人之彥聖
109 2 zuǒ left 毋以交於左
110 2 to lift / to hold up / to raise 見賢而不能舉
111 2 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 先致其知
112 2 chéng to mount / to climb onto 畜馬乘
113 2 sufficient / enough 其為父子兄弟足法
114 2 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 見不善而不能退
115 2 家人 jiārén family members 宜其家人
116 2 不以 bùyǐ not because of 此謂國不以利為利
117 2 to grind 如琢如磨
118 2 shí food / food and drink 食而不知其味
119 2 shī teacher 赫赫師尹
120 2 shèng divine / holy / sacred / ārya 人之彥聖
121 2 rùn moist 富潤屋
122 2 jìng to respect /to honor 於緝熙敬止
123 2 qiú to request 心誠求之
124 2 yīn flourishing / abundant 殷之未喪師
125 2 thing / matter 物有本末
126 2 zhōng middle 此謂誠於中
127 2 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 舜率天下以仁
128 2 báo thin / slight / weak 其所厚者薄
129 2 cuō to polish / to buff 如切如磋
130 2 xiàn courageous 瑟兮僩兮
131 2 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 民之父母
132 2 bright / radiant / shining 赫兮喧兮
133 2 zhuó to polish jade / to cut jade 如琢如磨
134 2 bāng nation / country / state 周雖舊邦
135 2 hòu thick 其所厚者薄
136 2 dìng to decide 知止而後有定
137 2 jùn high / steep / towering 克明峻德
138 2 alone / independent / single / sole 故君子必慎其獨也
139 2 xiōng elder brother 宜兄宜弟
140 2 niǎo bird 緡蠻黃鳥
141 2 sàn to scatter / to break up / to disperse / to adjourn 是故財聚則民散
142 2 wài outside 形於外
143 2 xīn new / fresh / modern 日日新
144 2 一家 yījiā the whole family 一家仁
145 2 日新 rìxīn in constant progress 茍日新
146 2 yāo to die prematurely 桃之夭夭
147 2 earth / soil / dirt 有人此有土
148 2 apparatus 其儀不忒
149 2 shí real / true 實能容之
150 2 黎民 límín the common people / the great unwashed 以能保我子孫黎民
151 2 大學 dàxué university / college 大學
152 2 大道 dàdào main street 是故君子有大道
153 2 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 此謂身不修不可以齊其家
154 2 jìng still / calm 定而後能靜
155 2 yòu right / right-hand 所惡於右
156 2 先後 xiānhòu start and finish 知所先後
157 2 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 靜而後能安
158 2 yán precipice / cliff / rockface 維石巖巖
159 1 憂患 yōuhuàn suffering / misery / hardship 有所憂患
160 1 wáng Wang 於戲前王不忘
161 1 xìn to believe / to trust 止於信
162 1 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之欲明明德於天下者
163 1 生財 shēngcái to make money 生財有大道
164 1 xiān fresh / new / delicious 天下鮮矣
165 1 nèi inside / interior 外本內末
166 1 fèn to ruin / to cause to fail 此謂一言僨事
167 1 tài great / exalted / superior 驕泰以失之
168 1 jià to marry 未有學養子而後嫁者也
169 1 忿懥 fèn zhì animosity and resentment 身有所忿懥
170 1 作亂 zuòluàn to revolt / to rebel 一國作亂
171 1 父子 fù zǐ father and son 其為父子兄弟足法
172 1 to cut down 伐冰之家
173 1 心廣體胖 xīn guǎng tǐ pàng big-hearted and serene / contended and easy-going 心廣體胖
174 1 具爾 jùěr brother 民具爾瞻
175 1 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 其所令反其所好
176 1 wèi taste / flavor 食而不知其味
177 1 人定 réndìng late night / middle of the night 一人定國
178 1 to bend / to violate / to go against 一人貪戾
179 1 曾子 céngzǐ Ceng Zi 曾子曰
180 1 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 而違之俾不通
181 1 fèi lung 如見其肺肝然
182 1 afraid / trembling 恂慄也
183 1 聽而不聞 tīng ér bù wén to hear but not listen 聽而不聞
184 1 jiāo haughty 驕泰以失之
185 1 仁者 rénzhe compassionate one / benevolent one / a compassionate person 仁者以財發身
186 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 其本亂而末治者否矣
187 1 shǒu hand 十手所指
188 1 好樂 hǎo lè fondness and delight 有所好樂
189 1 平天下 píngtiānxià to pacify the country 所謂平天下在治其國者
190 1 mín cord / fishing-line / string of coins 緡蠻黃鳥
191 1 所藏 suǒcáng the thing stored 所藏乎身不恕
192 1 不仁 bùrén not benevolent / heartless / numb 不仁者以身發財
193 1 日日 rìrì every day 日日新
194 1 一言 yīyán one sentence / brief remark 此謂一言僨事
195 1 ào an inlet / a bay 瞻彼淇澳
196 1 心不在焉 xīn bù zài yān absent-minded / to be distracted 心不在焉
197 1 yán stern / serious / strict / severe / austere 其嚴乎
198 1 yàn to dislike / to detest 見君子而後厭然
199 1 jiù old / ancient 周雖舊邦
200 1 格物 géwù gewu / investigating things 致知在格物
201 1 huò goods / products / commodities 貨悖而入者
202 1 亡人 wángrén a fugitive 亡人無以為寶
203 1 táo peach 桃之夭夭
204 1 其事 qí shì that thing / this thing 未有好義其事不終者也
205 1 machine 其機如此
206 1 于歸 yúguī (of a girl) to marry 之子于歸
207 1 所指 suǒzhǐ the objects indicated / as pointed out 十手所指
208 1 Arthraxon ciliare / rhodacene 菉竹猗猗
209 1 長長 zhǎng zhǎng to treat elders respectfully 上長長而民興弟
210 1 bīng ice 伐冰之家
211 1 tóng like / same / similar 不與同中國
212 1 miáo a seedling 莫知其苗之碩
213 1 兄弟 xiōngdì brothers 其為父子兄弟足法
214 1 mào to be jealous of / to be envious 媢嫉以惡之
215 1 爭民施奪 zhēng mín shī duó to argue with people and teach them to steal 爭民施奪
216 1 赤子 chìzǐ newborn baby 如保赤子
217 1 to look after / to attend to 顧諟天之明命
218 1 color 如好好色
219 1 a drama / a play / a show 於戲前王不忘
220 1 南山 nánshān Nanshan / Daoxuan 節彼南山
221 1 哀矜 āijīn to take pity on / to feel sorry for 之其所哀矜而辟焉
222 1 gān liver 如見其肺肝然
223 1 楚國 Chǔguó the state of Chu (history) 楚國無以為寶
224 1 pán a plate / a shallow dish 湯之盤銘曰
225 1 興仁 xīngrén Xingren 一國興仁
226 1 solitary 上恤孤而民不倍
227 1 明德 míngdé highest virtue / illustrious virtue 克明德
228 1 horse 畜馬乘
229 1 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 自天子以至於庶人
230 1 tāng soup 湯之盤銘曰
231 1 huáng yellow 緡蠻黃鳥
232 1 愛人 àirén spouse / husband / wife 此謂唯仁人為能愛人
233 1 近道 jìndào shortcut / a quicker method 則近道矣
234 1 閑居 xián jū a place to rest 小人閑居為不善
235 1 xìng gender 是謂拂人之性
236 1 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 上恤孤而民不倍
237 1 民法 mínfǎ civil code 而後民法之也
238 1 有利 yǒulì advantageous / favorable 尚亦有利哉
239 1 牛羊 niúyáng cattle and sheep / livestock 不畜牛羊
240 1 自謙 zìqiān modest / self-deprecating 此之謂自謙
241 1 恐懼 kǒngjù fear / dread 有所恐懼
242 1 不易 bùyì not easy to/ difficult / unchanging 峻命不易
243 1 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 其機如此
244 1 好人 hǎo rén a virtuous person 好人之所惡
245 1 府庫 fǔkù government treasury 未有府庫財非其財者也
246 1 shū relaxed / calm 用之者舒
247 1 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜率天下以仁
248 1 正是四國 zhèng shì sì guó to make the people of all the world honest 正是四國
249 1 wéi to preserve / to maintain 維石巖巖
250 1 tiān day 顧諟天之明命
251 1 zāi disaster / calamity 災必逮夫身
252 1 rich / wealthy 富潤屋
253 1 method / way 其為父子兄弟足法
254 1 中國 zhōngguó China 不與同中國
255 1 蓁蓁 zhēnzhēn abundant growth 其葉蓁蓁
256 1 bèng to burst forth / to spurt / to crack / to split 迸諸四夷
257 1 赫赫 hèhè brilliant / impressive / outstanding 赫赫師尹
258 1 yǐn to govern 赫赫師尹
259 1 sàng to lose / to die 殷之未喪師
260 1 hair 仁者以財發身
261 1 mèng first month 孟獻子曰
262 1 親民 qīnmín in touch with the people / sensitive to people's needs 在親民
263 1 shì to examine / to consider 顧諟天之明命
264 1 shù reciprocity 所藏乎身不恕
265 1 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 過也
266 1 affairs / business / matter / activity 長國家而務財用者
267 1 guǎ few 食之者寡
268 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大畏民志
269 1 成教 chéng jiāo adult education 故君子不出家而成教於國
270 1 yán to speak / to say / said 是故言悖而出者
271 1 xiàn to offer / to present 孟獻子曰
272 1 to brush away 是謂拂人之性
273 1 one 壹是皆以修身為本
274 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 食而不知其味
275 1 不出 bùchū not transcending 故君子不出家而成教於國
276 1 prosperous / splendid 於緝熙敬止
277 1 an item 十目所視
278 1 上好 shànghǎo first-rate / top-notch 未有上好仁而下不好義者也
279 1 自修 zìxiū to self-study 自修也
280 1 zhì a sign / a mark / a flag / a banner 大畏民志
281 1 héng constant / regular / persistent 則財恒足矣
282 1 道盛 Dào Shèng Shi Daosheng / Dao Sheng 道盛德至善
283 1 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 唯仁人放流之
284 1 bǎi one hundred 百乘之家
285 1 zhú bamboo 菉竹猗猗
286 1 敖惰 áo duò arrogance and indifference 之其所敖惰而辟焉
287 1 xún sincere 恂慄也
288 1 財用 cáiyòng wealth / money / funds 長國家而務財用者
289 1 自欺 zìqī to deceive oneself 毋自欺也
290 1 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 無情者不得盡其辭
291 1 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 其所令反其所好
292 1 a corner 止于丘隅
293 1 惡臭 èchòu stink 如惡惡臭
294 1 píng flat / level / smooth 國治而後天下平
295 1 disease / sickness / ailment 為之者疾
296 1 yòng to use / to apply 用之者舒
297 1 千里 qiān lǐ thousand li / long distance 邦畿千里
298 1 本末 běnmò the trunk of and its branches 物有本末
299 1 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 不察於雞豚
300 1 yǎn to cover 掩其不善
301 1 měi beautiful 惡而知其美者
302 1 養子 yǎngzǐ adopted son / foster son 未有學養子而後嫁者也
303 1 不從 bùcóng not following / not joining 而民不從
304 1 shuò great / eminent 莫知其苗之碩
305 1 xué to study / to learn 未有學養子而後嫁者也
306 1 pèi to blend 克配上帝
307 1 chicken / rooster 不察於雞豚
308 1 to sew in close stitches 於緝熙敬止
309 1 無情 wúqíng heartless / without emotion 無情者不得盡其辭
310 1 tún a suckling pig 不察於雞豚
311 1 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 周雖舊邦
312 1 jiù mother's brother / maternal uncle 舅犯曰
313 1 zhòu Emperor Zhou 紂率天下以暴
314 1 沒世 mòshì to die 此以沒世不忘也
315 1 無所不用其極 wú suǒ búyòng qí jí committing all manner of crimes / completely unscrupulous 是故君子無所不用其極
316 1 穆穆 mùmù benevolent 穆穆文王
317 1 視而不見 shì ér bù jiàn to look but not see / to neglect 視而不見
318 1 leaf / foliage / petal 其葉蓁蓁
319 1 威儀 wēiyí majestic presence / awe-inspiring manner 威儀也
320 1 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 災必逮夫身
321 1 fàng to put / to place 唯仁人放流之
322 1 jié festival / a special day 節彼南山
323 1 yáo Yao
324 1 一个 yī gè one instance / one unit 若有一个臣
325 1 níng Nanjing 寧有盜臣
326 1 人為 rénwèi man-made 此謂唯仁人為能愛人
327 1 qiū Confucius 止于丘隅
328 1 area near capital / imperial domain 邦畿千里
329 1 diǎn canon / classic / scripture 帝典
330 1 災害 zāihài disastrous damage / scourge 災害并至
331 1 sòng to accuse 必也使無訟乎
332 1 忠信 zhōngxìn faith and honesty / loyalty and sincerity 必忠信以得之
333 1 不慎 bùshèn incautious / inattentive 有國者不可以不慎
334 1 無所不至 wú suǒ bù zhì to reach everywhere / to stop at nothing / to do one's utmost 無所不至
335 1 an analogy / a simile / a metaphor / an allegory 而能喻諸人者
336 1 hòu after / later 所惡於後
337 1 終始 zhōngshǐ start and finish 事有終始
338 1 increase / benefit 則何益矣
339 1 tān greed / desire / craving / trsnā / taṇhā 一人貪戾
340 1 Jié Emperor Jie
341 1 不通 bùtōng illogical 而違之俾不通
342 1 老老 lǎolǎo maternal grandmother 上老老而民興孝
343 1 四夷 sìyí four barbarians 迸諸四夷
344 1 to be jealous of 媢嫉以惡之
345 1 míng an inscription 湯之盤銘曰
346 1 yàn a proverb / maxim 故諺有之曰
347 1 jiǎ armor 太甲
348 1 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 無情者不得盡其辭
349 1 親愛 qīn ài dear / beloved 人之其所親愛而辟焉
350 1 chǔ state of Chu 楚書曰
351 1 xíng appearance 形於外
352 1 supreme ruler / emperor 帝典
353 1 fàn to commit crime / to violate 舅犯曰
354 1 有用 yǒuyòng useful 有財此有用
355 1 zuò to do 作新民
356 1 a man / a male adult 災必逮夫身
357 1 a room 富潤屋
358 1 bào violent / brutal / tyrannical 紂率天下以暴
359 1 賤惡 jiàn è disdain and distaste 之其所賤惡而辟焉
360 1 聽訟 tīngsòng to hear litigation (in a law court) / to hear a case 聽訟
361 1 發財 fācái to get rich 不仁者以身發財
362 1 上帝 Shàngdì God 克配上帝
363 1 yuǎn far / distant 退而不能遠
364 1 dào to rob / to steal 寧有盜臣
365 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 生之者眾
366 1 道學 Dào Xué Dao Xue / Li Xue / School of Principle / Neo-Confucianism / Neo-Confucian Rationalistic School / Learning of the Way 道學也
367 1 jiān to supervise / to inspect 儀監于殷
368 1 qín Shaanxi 秦誓
369 1 庶人 shùrén common people 自天子以至於庶人
370 1 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 可以人而不如鳥乎
371 1 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 穆穆文王
372 1 father 為人父
373 1 畏敬 wèi jìng awe and respect 之其所畏敬而辟焉
374 1 新民 xīnmín Xinmin 作新民
375 1 Qi River 瞻彼淇澳
376 1 不好 bù hǎo not good 未有上好仁而下不好義者也
377 1 dài dangerous / perilous 亦曰殆哉
378 1 mán Man people 緡蠻黃鳥
379 1 shū book 楚書曰
380 1 shí a rock / a stone 維石巖巖
381 1 to kill / to massacre 辟則為天下戮矣
382 1 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 秦誓
383 1 to be urgent 茍日新
384 1 wèi to fear / to dread 大畏民志
385 1 squares 物格而後知至

Frequencies of all Words

Top 463

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 63 zhī him / her / them / that 大學之道
2 56 his / hers / its / theirs 先治其國
3 42 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 古之欲明明德於天下者
4 34 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 其本亂而末治者否矣
5 30 also / too 未之有也
6 27 yǒu is / are / to exist 知止而後有定
7 22 in / at 在止於至善
8 19 so as to / in order to 壹是皆以修身為本
9 19 而後 érhòu after that / then 知止而後有定
10 19 this / these 此謂知本
11 16 rén person / people / a human being 人之視己
12 16 mín the people / citizen / subjects 民之不能忘也
13 15 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 先治其國
14 15 wèi to call 此謂知本
15 15 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 故君子必慎其獨也
16 14 otherwise / but / however 則近道矣
17 14 yuē to speak / to say 曾子曰
18 14 è evil / vice 如惡惡臭
19 14 zhī to know 知止而後有定
20 14 such as / for example / for instance 如惡惡臭
21 13 not / no 於戲前王不忘
22 13 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 知所先後
23 13 jiā house / home / residence 先齊其家
24 12 zhǐ to stop / to halt 在止於至善
25 12 shēn human body / torso 先修其身
26 12 shī poem / verse
27 11 wèi for / to 壹是皆以修身為本
28 11 expresses affirmation, approval, or consent 瑟兮僩兮
29 11 yún cloud
30 10 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 其所厚者薄
31 10 néng can / able 定而後能靜
32 10 zài in / at 在明明德
33 10 zhèng upright / straight 先正其心
34 10 final particle 則近道矣
35 9 xiān first 先治其國
36 9 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 有土此有財
37 9 xīn heart 先正其心
38 9 even / equal / uniform 先齊其家
39 8 Germany 在明明德
40 8 chéng honesty / sincerity 先誠其意
41 8 gain / advantage / benefit 小人樂其樂而利其利
42 8 certainly / must / will / necessarily 故君子必慎其獨也
43 7 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故君子必慎其獨也
44 7 yān where / how 人之其所親愛而辟焉
45 7 Kangxi radical 80 毋自欺也
46 7 no 必也使無訟乎
47 7 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 民之不能忘也
48 7 rén a kernel / a pit 止於仁
49 6 proper / suitable / appropriate 宜其家人
50 6 zhū all / many / various 是故君子有諸己而後求諸人
51 6 desire 古之欲明明德於天下者
52 6 a law / a rule 人之其所親愛而辟焉
53 6 是故 shìgù therefore / so / consequently 是故君子無所不用其極
54 6 xiū to decorate / to embellish 先修其身
55 6 běn measure word for books 壹是皆以修身為本
56 6 天下 tiānxià China 古之欲明明德於天下者
57 6 idea 先誠其意
58 6 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 先治其國
59 5 mìng life 顧諟天之明命
60 5 shàng top / a high position 上老老而民興孝
61 5 de potential marker 慮而後能得
62 5 hǎo good 故好而知其惡
63 5 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 而著其善
64 5 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 所謂誠其意者
65 5 expresses question or doubt 其嚴乎
66 5 chén minister / statesman / official 為人臣
67 5 one 一國興仁
68 5 shì matter / thing / item 事有終始
69 5 dào way / road / path 大學之道
70 5 also / too 亦悖而入
71 5 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 無情者不得盡其辭
72 4 kāng Kang 康誥
73 4 wéi only / solely / alone 其命惟新
74 4 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 小人閑居為不善
75 4 meaning / sense 未有上好仁而下不好義者也
76 4 以為 yǐwéi to believe / to think / to consider / to assume 楚國無以為寶
77 4 naturally / of course / certainly 自天子以至於庶人
78 4 為人 wéirén behavior / personal conduct 為人君
79 4 shī to lose 失眾則失國
80 4 未有 wèiyǒu is not / has never been 未有學養子而後嫁者也
81 4 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 其家不可教而能教人者
82 4 bèi to be contradictory to / to go counter 是故言悖而出者
83 4 有所 yǒusuǒ somewhat / to some extent 身有所忿懥
84 4 self 人之視己
85 4 bǎo a jewel / gem / a treasure 楚國無以為寶
86 4 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人閑居為不善
87 4 jiàn to see 見君子而後厭然
88 4 gào announcement / proclamation 康誥
89 4 使 shǐ to make / to cause 必也使無訟乎
90 4 younger brother 弟者
91 4 zhòng many / numerous 所以使眾也
92 3 child / son 為人子
93 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 終不可諠兮
94 3 fěi elegant 有斐君子
95 3 that / those 瞻彼淇澳
96 3 skill / ability / talent 斷斷兮無他技
97 3 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 所謂治國必先齊其家者
98 3 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 與國人交
99 3 to prevail 克明德
100 3 end / final stage / latter part 其本亂而末治者否矣
101 3 suī although / even though 周雖舊邦
102 3 qīn relatives 君子賢其賢而親其親
103 3 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 終不可諠兮
104 3 wàng to forget / neglect / to miss / to omit 民之不能忘也
105 3 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 子曰
106 3 xián virtuous / worthy 君子賢其賢而親其親
107 3 國人 guórén people of that country 與國人交
108 3 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 所以事君也
109 3 in / at 止于丘隅
110 3 róng to hold / to contain 其如有容焉
111 3 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 小人樂其樂而利其利
112 3 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未之有也
113 3 xiào to be filial 止於孝
114 3 chū to go out / to leave 是故言悖而出者
115 3 ruò to seem / to be like / as 若有一个臣
116 3 shèn cautious 故君子必慎其獨也
117 3 to raise animals 畜馬乘
118 3 xīng to flourish / to be popular 一國興讓
119 3 修身 xiūshēn to practice self-cultivation / to cultivate 壹是皆以修身為本
120 3 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 可以人而不如鳥乎
121 3 míng bright / brilliant 顧諟天之明命
122 3 zhì to / until 物格而後知至
123 3 bǎo to defend / to protect 如保赤子
124 3 xià next 毋以使下
125 2 to think over / to consider 安而後能慮
126 2 惡人 èrén an evil-doer / a malefactor / an ugly person 能惡人
127 2 duàn absolutely / decidedly 斷斷兮無他技
128 2 國家 guójiā country / nation / state 長國家而務財用者
129 2 zhān to look at 瞻彼淇澳
130 2 shì to look at / to see 人之視己
131 2 xuān clamor / noise 終不可諠兮
132 2 明明 míngmíng obviously / plainly 在明明德
133 2 a rule / a carpenter's square / a ruler 是以君子有絜矩之道也
134 2 聚斂 jùliǎn to accumulate / to gather / to amass wealth by heavy taxation or other unscrupulous means 不畜聚斂之臣
135 2 a type of standing harp 瑟兮僩兮
136 2 jié a marking line 是以君子有絜矩之道也
137 2 好好 hǎo hǎo in good condition / perfectly good / carefully / well / thoroughly 如好好色
138 2 and 與國人交
139 2 xiū to rest 其心休休焉
140 2 shí ten 十目所視
141 2 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 一家讓
142 2 to assemble / to meet together 是故財聚則民散
143 2 to enter 亦悖而入
144 2 qiē to cut / to mince / to slice / to carve 如切如磋
145 2 子孫 zǐsūn descendents 以能保我子孫黎民
146 2 to be kind / to be charitable / to be benevolent 止於慈
147 2 zāi exclamatory particle 尚亦有利哉
148 2 xuān clamor / noise 赫兮喧兮
149 2 qián front 於戲前王不忘
150 2 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 為人君
151 2 至善 zhìshàn extremely beautiful 在止於至善
152 2 yàn elegant / handsome 人之彥聖
153 2 zuǒ left 毋以交於左
154 2 to lift / to hold up / to raise 見賢而不能舉
155 2 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 先致其知
156 2 chéng to mount / to climb onto 畜馬乘
157 2 sufficient / enough 其為父子兄弟足法
158 2 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 見不善而不能退
159 2 家人 jiārén family members 宜其家人
160 2 do not 人莫知其子之惡
161 2 不以 bùyǐ not because of 此謂國不以利為利
162 2 to grind 如琢如磨
163 2 fēi not / non- / un- 無諸己而後非諸人
164 2 shí food / food and drink 食而不知其味
165 2 shī teacher 赫赫師尹
166 2 有人 yǒurén a person / anyone / someone 有德此有人
167 2 shèng divine / holy / sacred / ārya 人之彥聖
168 2 shì is / are / am / to be 壹是皆以修身為本
169 2 rùn moist 富潤屋
170 2 wěi yes 唯仁人放流之
171 2 jìng to respect /to honor 於緝熙敬止
172 2 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 所以事長也
173 2 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 壹是皆以修身為本
174 2 qiú to request 心誠求之
175 2 yīn flourishing / abundant 殷之未喪師
176 2 thing / matter 物有本末
177 2 zhōng middle 此謂誠於中
178 2 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 舜率天下以仁
179 2 báo thin / slight / weak 其所厚者薄
180 2 cuō to polish / to buff 如切如磋
181 2 xiàn courageous 瑟兮僩兮
182 2 what / where / which 則何益矣
183 2 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 民之父母
184 2 bright / radiant / shining 赫兮喧兮
185 2 zhuó to polish jade / to cut jade 如琢如磨
186 2 bāng nation / country / state 周雖舊邦
187 2 hòu thick 其所厚者薄
188 2 dìng to decide 知止而後有定
189 2 jùn high / steep / towering 克明峻德
190 2 alone / independent / single / sole 故君子必慎其獨也
191 2 I / me / my 以能保我子孫黎民
192 2 xiōng elder brother 宜兄宜弟
193 2 niǎo bird 緡蠻黃鳥
194 2 sàn to scatter / to break up / to disperse / to adjourn 是故財聚則民散
195 2 wài outside 形於外
196 2 xīn new / fresh / modern 日日新
197 2 一家 yījiā the whole family 一家仁
198 2 日新 rìxīn in constant progress 茍日新
199 2 yāo to die prematurely 桃之夭夭
200 2 earth / soil / dirt 有人此有土
201 2 apparatus 其儀不忒
202 2 cóng from 而民從之
203 2 shí real / true 實能容之
204 2 黎民 límín the common people / the great unwashed 以能保我子孫黎民
205 2 大學 dàxué university / college 大學
206 2 大道 dàdào main street 是故君子有大道
207 2 rán correct / right / certainly 見君子而後厭然
208 2 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 此謂身不修不可以齊其家
209 2 jìng still / calm 定而後能靜
210 2 yòu right / right-hand 所惡於右
211 2 先後 xiānhòu start and finish 知所先後
212 2 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 靜而後能安
213 2 an exclamation of admiration 菉竹猗猗
214 2 yán precipice / cliff / rockface 維石巖巖
215 1 憂患 yōuhuàn suffering / misery / hardship 有所憂患
216 1 wáng Wang 於戲前王不忘
217 1 xìn to believe / to trust 止於信
218 1 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之欲明明德於天下者
219 1 生財 shēngcái to make money 生財有大道
220 1 xiān fresh / new / delicious 天下鮮矣
221 1 nèi inside / interior 外本內末
222 1 fèn to ruin / to cause to fail 此謂一言僨事
223 1 tài great / exalted / superior 驕泰以失之
224 1 jià to marry 未有學養子而後嫁者也
225 1 忿懥 fèn zhì animosity and resentment 身有所忿懥
226 1 作亂 zuòluàn to revolt / to rebel 一國作亂
227 1 父子 fù zǐ father and son 其為父子兄弟足法
228 1 to cut down 伐冰之家
229 1 心廣體胖 xīn guǎng tǐ pàng big-hearted and serene / contended and easy-going 心廣體胖
230 1 具爾 jùěr brother 民具爾瞻
231 1 不啻 bùchì just as / no less than / like / as good as / tantamount to 不啻若自其口出
232 1 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 其所令反其所好
233 1 wèi taste / flavor 食而不知其味
234 1 人定 réndìng late night / middle of the night 一人定國
235 1 to bend / to violate / to go against 一人貪戾
236 1 曾子 céngzǐ Ceng Zi 曾子曰
237 1 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 而違之俾不通
238 1 fèi lung 如見其肺肝然
239 1 afraid / trembling 恂慄也
240 1 聽而不聞 tīng ér bù wén to hear but not listen 聽而不聞
241 1 jiāo haughty 驕泰以失之
242 1 仁者 rénzhe compassionate one / benevolent one / a compassionate person 仁者以財發身
243 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 其本亂而末治者否矣
244 1 shǒu hand 十手所指
245 1 好樂 hǎo lè fondness and delight 有所好樂
246 1 平天下 píngtiānxià to pacify the country 所謂平天下在治其國者
247 1 mín cord / fishing-line / string of coins 緡蠻黃鳥
248 1 所藏 suǒcáng the thing stored 所藏乎身不恕
249 1 不仁 bùrén not benevolent / heartless / numb 不仁者以身發財
250 1 日日 rìrì every day 日日新
251 1 tài very / extremely 太甲
252 1 一言 yīyán one sentence / brief remark 此謂一言僨事
253 1 ào an inlet / a bay 瞻彼淇澳
254 1 心不在焉 xīn bù zài yān absent-minded / to be distracted 心不在焉
255 1 yán stern / serious / strict / severe / austere 其嚴乎
256 1 yàn to dislike / to detest 見君子而後厭然
257 1 jiù old / ancient 周雖舊邦
258 1 格物 géwù gewu / investigating things 致知在格物
259 1 huò goods / products / commodities 貨悖而入者
260 1 亡人 wángrén a fugitive 亡人無以為寶
261 1 táo peach 桃之夭夭
262 1 其事 qí shì that thing / this thing 未有好義其事不終者也
263 1 machine 其機如此
264 1 與其 yǔqí it's better ... than ... 與其有聚斂之臣
265 1 于歸 yúguī (of a girl) to marry 之子于歸
266 1 所指 suǒzhǐ the objects indicated / as pointed out 十手所指
267 1 Arthraxon ciliare / rhodacene 菉竹猗猗
268 1 長長 zhǎng zhǎng to treat elders respectfully 上長長而民興弟
269 1 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 不啻若自其口出
270 1 bīng ice 伐冰之家
271 1 tóng like / same / similar 不與同中國
272 1 miáo a seedling 莫知其苗之碩
273 1 兄弟 xiōngdì brothers 其為父子兄弟足法
274 1 mào to be jealous of / to be envious 媢嫉以惡之
275 1 爭民施奪 zhēng mín shī duó to argue with people and teach them to steal 爭民施奪
276 1 赤子 chìzǐ newborn baby 如保赤子
277 1 to look after / to attend to 顧諟天之明命
278 1 color 如好好色
279 1 a drama / a play / a show 於戲前王不忘
280 1 南山 nánshān Nanshan / Daoxuan 節彼南山
281 1 哀矜 āijīn to take pity on / to feel sorry for 之其所哀矜而辟焉
282 1 gān liver 如見其肺肝然
283 1 楚國 Chǔguó the state of Chu (history) 楚國無以為寶
284 1 pán a plate / a shallow dish 湯之盤銘曰
285 1 興仁 xīngrén Xingren 一國興仁
286 1 solitary 上恤孤而民不倍
287 1 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 惟命不于常
288 1 明德 míngdé highest virtue / illustrious virtue 克明德
289 1 horse 畜馬乘
290 1 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 自天子以至於庶人
291 1 tāng soup 湯之盤銘曰
292 1 yòu again / also 又日新
293 1 huáng yellow 緡蠻黃鳥
294 1 愛人 àirén spouse / husband / wife 此謂唯仁人為能愛人
295 1 近道 jìndào shortcut / a quicker method 則近道矣
296 1 閑居 xián jū a place to rest 小人閑居為不善
297 1 xìng gender 是謂拂人之性
298 1 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 上恤孤而民不倍
299 1 民法 mínfǎ civil code 而後民法之也
300 1 從前 cóngqián previously / formerly 毋以從前
301 1 bìng and / furthermore / also 災害并至
302 1 有利 yǒulì advantageous / favorable 尚亦有利哉
303 1 牛羊 niúyáng cattle and sheep / livestock 不畜牛羊
304 1 自謙 zìqiān modest / self-deprecating 此之謂自謙
305 1 恐懼 kǒngjù fear / dread 有所恐懼
306 1 不易 bùyì not easy to/ difficult / unchanging 峻命不易
307 1 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 其機如此
308 1 好人 hǎo rén a virtuous person 好人之所惡
309 1 府庫 fǔkù government treasury 未有府庫財非其財者也
310 1 shū relaxed / calm 用之者舒
311 1 不遠 bùyuǎn not far / not long ago 雖不中不遠矣
312 1 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜率天下以仁
313 1 正是四國 zhèng shì sì guó to make the people of all the world honest 正是四國
314 1 wéi to preserve / to maintain 維石巖巖
315 1 tiān day 顧諟天之明命
316 1 I 吾猶人也
317 1 zāi disaster / calamity 災必逮夫身
318 1 rich / wealthy 富潤屋
319 1 method / way 其為父子兄弟足法
320 1 中國 zhōngguó China 不與同中國
321 1 蓁蓁 zhēnzhēn abundant growth 其葉蓁蓁
322 1 bèng to burst forth / to spurt / to crack / to split 迸諸四夷
323 1 赫赫 hèhè brilliant / impressive / outstanding 赫赫師尹
324 1 yǐn to govern 赫赫師尹
325 1 sàng to lose / to die 殷之未喪師
326 1 hair 仁者以財發身
327 1 mèng first month 孟獻子曰
328 1 親民 qīnmín in touch with the people / sensitive to people's needs 在親民
329 1 fǒu to negate / to deny 其本亂而末治者否矣
330 1 shì to examine / to consider 顧諟天之明命
331 1 shù reciprocity 所藏乎身不恕
332 1 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 過也
333 1 affairs / business / matter / activity 長國家而務財用者
334 1 guǎ few 食之者寡
335 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大畏民志
336 1 成教 chéng jiāo adult education 故君子不出家而成教於國
337 1 yán to speak / to say / said 是故言悖而出者
338 1 xiàn to offer / to present 孟獻子曰
339 1 to brush away 是謂拂人之性
340 1 one 壹是皆以修身為本
341 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 食而不知其味
342 1 不出 bùchū not transcending 故君子不出家而成教於國
343 1 prosperous / splendid 於緝熙敬止
344 1 an item 十目所視
345 1 上好 shànghǎo first-rate / top-notch 未有上好仁而下不好義者也
346 1 自修 zìxiū to self-study 自修也
347 1 zhì a sign / a mark / a flag / a banner 大畏民志
348 1 héng constant / regular / persistent 則財恒足矣
349 1 道盛 Dào Shèng Shi Daosheng / Dao Sheng 道盛德至善
350 1 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 唯仁人放流之
351 1 bǎi one hundred 百乘之家
352 1 zhú bamboo 菉竹猗猗
353 1 敖惰 áo duò arrogance and indifference 之其所敖惰而辟焉
354 1 xún sincere 恂慄也
355 1 財用 cáiyòng wealth / money / funds 長國家而務財用者
356 1 自欺 zìqī to deceive oneself 毋自欺也
357 1 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 無情者不得盡其辭
358 1 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 其所令反其所好
359 1 he / him 斷斷兮無他技
360 1 so that / in order that 而違之俾不通
361 1 a corner 止于丘隅
362 1 惡臭 èchòu stink 如惡惡臭
363 1 píng flat / level / smooth 國治而後天下平
364 1 disease / sickness / ailment 為之者疾
365 1 yòng to use / to apply 用之者舒
366 1 千里 qiān lǐ thousand li / long distance 邦畿千里
367 1 本末 běnmò the trunk of and its branches 物有本末
368 1 以至於 yǐzhì yú down to / up to 自天子以至於庶人
369 1 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 不察於雞豚
370 1 yǎn to cover 掩其不善
371 1 měi beautiful 惡而知其美者
372 1 養子 yǎngzǐ adopted son / foster son 未有學養子而後嫁者也
373 1 不從 bùcóng not following / not joining 而民不從
374 1 之至 zhīzhì extremely 此謂知之至也
375 1 shuò great / eminent 莫知其苗之碩
376 1 xué to study / to learn 未有學養子而後嫁者也
377 1 pèi to blend 克配上帝
378 1 chicken / rooster 不察於雞豚
379 1 to sew in close stitches 於緝熙敬止
380 1 yóu also / as if / still 吾猶人也
381 1 無情 wúqíng heartless / without emotion 無情者不得盡其辭
382 1 excessive / too 其儀不忒
383 1 tún a suckling pig 不察於雞豚
384 1 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 周雖舊邦
385 1 jiù mother's brother / maternal uncle 舅犯曰
386 1 zhòu Emperor Zhou 紂率天下以暴
387 1 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以君子有絜矩之道也
388 1 沒世 mòshì to die 此以沒世不忘也
389 1 無所不用其極 wú suǒ búyòng qí jí committing all manner of crimes / completely unscrupulous 是故君子無所不用其極
390 1 穆穆 mùmù benevolent 穆穆文王
391 1 視而不見 shì ér bù jiàn to look but not see / to neglect 視而不見
392 1 leaf / foliage / petal 其葉蓁蓁
393 1 威儀 wēiyí majestic presence / awe-inspiring manner 威儀也
394 1 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 災必逮夫身
395 1 shàng still / yet / to value 尚亦有利哉
396 1 fàng to put / to place 唯仁人放流之
397 1 jié festival / a special day 節彼南山
398 1 yáo Yao
399 1 一个 yī gè one instance / one unit 若有一个臣
400 1 níng Nanjing 寧有盜臣
401 1 人為 rénwèi man-made 此謂唯仁人為能愛人
402 1 qiū Confucius 止于丘隅
403 1 area near capital / imperial domain 邦畿千里
404 1 diǎn canon / classic / scripture 帝典
405 1 災害 zāihài disastrous damage / scourge 災害并至
406 1 zhī measure word for birds and certain animals, one of a pair, etc 樂只君子
407 1 sòng to accuse 必也使無訟乎
408 1 忠信 zhōngxìn faith and honesty / loyalty and sincerity 必忠信以得之
409 1 不慎 bùshèn incautious / inattentive 有國者不可以不慎
410 1 無所不至 wú suǒ bù zhì to reach everywhere / to stop at nothing / to do one's utmost 無所不至
411 1 an analogy / a simile / a metaphor / an allegory 而能喻諸人者
412 1 hòu after / later 所惡於後
413 1 終始 zhōngshǐ start and finish 事有終始
414 1 increase / benefit 則何益矣
415 1 tān greed / desire / craving / trsnā / taṇhā 一人貪戾
416 1 Jié Emperor Jie
417 1 不通 bùtōng illogical 而違之俾不通
418 1 老老 lǎolǎo maternal grandmother 上老老而民興孝
419 1 四夷 sìyí four barbarians 迸諸四夷
420 1 to be jealous of 媢嫉以惡之
421 1 míng an inscription 湯之盤銘曰
422 1 yàn a proverb / maxim 故諺有之曰
423 1 jiǎ armor 太甲
424 1 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 無情者不得盡其辭
425 1 親愛 qīn ài dear / beloved 人之其所親愛而辟焉
426 1 chǔ state of Chu 楚書曰
427 1 xíng appearance 形於外
428 1 supreme ruler / emperor 帝典
429 1 fàn to commit crime / to violate 舅犯曰
430 1 有用 yǒuyòng useful 有財此有用
431 1 zuò to do 作新民
432 1 a man / a male adult 災必逮夫身
433 1 a room 富潤屋
434 1 bào violent / brutal / tyrannical 紂率天下以暴
435 1 賤惡 jiàn è disdain and distaste 之其所賤惡而辟焉
436 1 聽訟 tīngsòng to hear litigation (in a law court) / to hear a case 聽訟
437 1 發財 fācái to get rich 不仁者以身發財
438 1 上帝 Shàngdì God 克配上帝
439 1 yuǎn far / distant 退而不能遠
440 1 dào to rob / to steal 寧有盜臣
441 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 生之者眾
442 1 道學 Dào Xué Dao Xue / Li Xue / School of Principle / Neo-Confucianism / Neo-Confucian Rationalistic School / Learning of the Way 道學也
443 1 jiān to supervise / to inspect 儀監于殷
444 1 qín Shaanxi 秦誓
445 1 庶人 shùrén common people 自天子以至於庶人
446 1 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 可以人而不如鳥乎
447 1 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 穆穆文王
448 1 bèi -fold / times (multiplier) 上恤孤而民不倍
449 1 father 為人父
450 1 畏敬 wèi jìng awe and respect 之其所畏敬而辟焉
451 1 新民 xīnmín Xinmin 作新民
452 1 Qi River 瞻彼淇澳
453 1 zhe indicates that an action is continuing 而著其善
454 1 不好 bù hǎo not good 未有上好仁而下不好義者也
455 1 dài dangerous / perilous 亦曰殆哉
456 1 mán Man people 緡蠻黃鳥
457 1 shū book 楚書曰
458 1 shí a rock / a stone 維石巖巖
459 1 to kill / to massacre 辟則為天下戮矣
460 1 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 秦誓
461 1 to be urgent 茍日新
462 1 wèi to fear / to dread 大畏民志
463 1 squares 物格而後知至

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
曾子 céngzǐ Ceng Zi
道盛 Dào Shèng Shi Daosheng / Dao Sheng
Jié Emperor Jie
南山 nánshān Nanshan / Daoxuan
Qi River
qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
  4. Qin
上帝 Shàngdì
  1. God
  2. Lord on High
Shùn Emperor Shun
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
兴仁 興仁 xīngrén Xingren
新民 xīnmín Xinmin
yáo Yao
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.

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English