Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

Glossary and Vocabulary for The Analects of Confucius 《論語》

Contents

  1. Proper Nouns
  2. Glossary

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
哀公 哀公 āigōng Aigong / Lord Ai
安仁 ānrén Anren
ào
  1. Olympic
  2. Austria
  3. mysterious / obscure / profound
北辰 Běi Chén Polaris / North Star
Cài Cai
chén
  1. Chen
  2. Chen of the Southern dynasties
  3. narrate / tell / old / stale / to state / to display / to explain / to arrange / to exhibit
陈文 陳文 chén wén Chen Wen
大贤 大賢 Dà Xián Daxian
道一 dàoyī Daoyi / Mazu Daoyi
定公 dìnggōng Dinggong / Lord Ding
东周 東周 Dōng Zhōu Eastern Zhou
樊迟 樊遲 fán chí Fan Chi / Fan Xu
féng Feng
复礼 復禮 Fù Lǐ Fu Li
告子 Gào Zǐ Gao Zi
高宗 Gāozōng
  1. Emperor Gaozong of Song
  2. Emperor Gaozong of Tang
公事 gōngshì public affairs / official (matters, duties etc)
公孙 公孫 Gōngsūn Gongsun
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
管仲 Guǎn Zhòng Guanzi / Guan Zhong
hàn
  1. Han Chinese
  2. Han Dynasty
  3. Milky Way
  4. Later Han Dynasty
  5. a man
  6. Chinese language
  7. Han River
弘道 hóngdào Hongdao
桓公 huángōng Huangong / Lord Huan
嘉善 jiāshàn Jiashan
Jié Emperor Jie
季路 jìlù Ji Lu
晋文公 晉文公 Jìn Wén Gōng Duke Wen of Jin
jīng
  1. thorns / brambles
  2. the state of Chu / Jing
  3. Jingzhou / Ching-chou
箕子 jīzǐ Jizi
居简 居簡 Jūjiǎn Jujian / Beijian Jujian
孔丘 Kǒng Qiū Confucius
孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius
Kuì Kui
乐山 樂山 lèshān Leshan
  1. Shandong
  2. Lu
  3. crass
  4. the State of Lu
mèng
  1. Meng
  2. first month
  3. eldest brother
孟子 Mèng Zǐ
  1. Mencius / Mengzi
  2. Mencius / Mengzi
miáo
  1. sprout / seedling
  2. Miao
  3. Miao
南宫 南宮 nángōng Nangong
péng
  1. Peng
  2. Peng
齐桓公 齊桓公 Qí Huán Gōng Duke Huan of Qi
Qín
  1. Shaanxi
  2. Qin Dynasty
  3. State of Qin
人乘 Rén Shèng The Human Vehicle
石门 石門 shímén Shimen / Shihmen
Shùn Emperor Shun
思明 sīmíng Siming
sòng
  1. Song Dynasty
  2. Song
  3. Liu Song Dynasty
  4. Song Renqiong
宋朝 Sòng Cháo Song Dynasty
孙武 孫武 Sūn Wǔ Sunzi / Sun Tzu / Sun Wu
泰山 Tài Shān Mount Tai
Téng
  1. Teng
  2. Teng
天道 Tiān Dào Heavenly Realm / Deva Realm
天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven
wèi
  1. Wei Dynasty
  2. State of Wei
  3. Cao Wei
  4. tall and big
微子 wēi zǐ Count of Wei
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
文子 Wén Zǐ Wen Zi
汶上 Wènshàng Wenshang
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
无德 無德 Wú Dé Shan Zhao / Fenyang Wude
武王 Wǔ Wáng Wu Wang / King Wu of Zhou
武城 wǔchéng Wucheng
西华 西華 Xīhuà Xihua
yàn
  1. Yan
  2. State of Yan
  3. swallow
颜回 顏回 Yán Huí Yan Hui
颜渊 顏淵 yányuān Yan Yuan
yáo Emperor Yao
Yi
  1. abbreviation for Iraq or Iran
  2. Yi
  3. he / she
  4. Yi River
羿 Yi
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
宰予 zǎiyǔ Zai Yu
zhào
  1. Zhao
  2. Zhao Dynasty
  3. State of Zhao
昭公 zhāogōng Zhaogong / Lord Zhao
zhèng
  1. Zheng
  2. Zheng
直道 Zhí Dào Straight Road / Jiuyuan to Yunyang Road
知礼 知禮 Zhī Lǐ Zhi Li
至德 Zhìdé Zhide reign
中行 zhōng háng Bank of China
中庸 Zhōng Yōng Doctrine of the Mean
中牟 Zhōngmóu Zhongmou
zhòu Emperor Zhou
zhòu
  1. daytime
  2. Zhou
  3. Zhou
周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou
道生 Zhú Dàoshēng Zhu Daosheng / Daosheng
庄子 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi
子贡 子貢 Zǐ Gòng Zi Gong
子产 子產 zǐchǎn Zi Chan
子路 zǐlù Zi Lu
zōu
  1. Zou
  2. Zou
左丘明 Zuǒ Qiū Mīng Zuo Qiuming / Zuoqiu Ming

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English