Glossary and Vocabulary for Mozi 《墨子》, 卷二 尚賢中 Book 2 - Exaltation of the Virtuous II

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 34 使 shǐ to make / to cause 而任使能
2 26 zhèng government / administration 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
3 22 yuē to speak / to say 子墨子言曰
4 21 xián virtuous / worthy 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
5 20 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 則治
6 19 mín the people / citizen / subjects 是以民皆勸其賞
7 18 天下 tiānxià China 外有以懷天下之賢人
8 16 néng can / able 而任使能
9 14 大人 dàren adult / grownup 今王公大人之君人民
10 13 王公 wáng gōng princes and dukes / aristocrat 今王公大人之君人民
11 12 tiān day 以祭祀天鬼
12 12 yán to speak / to say / said 子墨子言曰
13 11 聖王 shèng wáng a sage-king 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
14 11 萬民 wànmín all the people 官府實則萬民富
15 10 guān an office 以爲官長
16 10 賢者 xiánzhě a wise man / a worthy person 賢者
17 10 desire 欲脩保而勿失
18 9 shì matter / thing / item 此謂事能
19 9 a man / a male adult 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
20 9 bào violent / brutal / tyrannical 而所罰不當暴
21 9 to punish / to penalize 畏其罰
22 8 ancient / old / palaeo- 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
23 8 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今王公大人之君人民
24 8 rén person / people / a human being 今王公大人亦欲效人以尚賢使能爲政
25 7 ài to love 此非中實愛我也
26 7 wáng Wang 武之所以王天下
27 7 to give 察其所能而愼予官
28 7 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 是以民皆勸其賞
29 7 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 與四鄰諸侯交接
30 7 gain / advantage / benefit 澤梁之利
31 7 Germany 廢帝之德庸
32 7 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能分人以事
33 7 zhī to know 何以知尚賢之爲政本也
34 7 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 治國家
35 6 gāo high / tall 爵位不高則民不敬也
36 6 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 然後聖人聽其言
37 6 不當 bùdàng unsuitable / improper / inappropriate 則其所譽不當賢
38 6 past / former times 故唯昔三代聖王堯
39 6 祿 good fortune 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
40 6 míng bright / brilliant 皆以明小物而不明大物也
41 6 guǐ a ghost / spirit of dead 以祭祀天鬼
42 6 國家 guójiā country / nation / state 是以國家治而刑法正
43 6 zhèng upright / straight 是以國家治而刑法正
44 6 富貴 fùguì riches and honor 無故富貴
45 6 guì expensive / costly / valuable 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
46 6 jué ancient bronze wine holder 故古聖王高予之爵
47 5 jiā house / home / residence 治國家
48 5 zài in / at 是以美善在上
49 5 官府 guānfǔ feudal authorities / feudal official 官府
50 5 qīn relatives 內者萬民親之
51 5 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉而上之
52 5 shàng top / a high position 舉而上之
53 5 luàn chaotic / disorderly 則亂
54 5 sān three 是以必爲置三本
55 5 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
56 5 不肖 bùxiào unworthy 不肖者抑而廢之
57 5 rich / wealthy 不偏貴富
58 5 賢人 xiánrén a worthy person / xianren 外有以懷天下之賢人
59 4 治天下 zhì tiānxià to rule all under Heaven 以治天下
60 4 to enter 蚤出莫入
61 4 qiáng strong / powerful 出誅則彊
62 4 jiàn mean / low / base 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
63 4 wéi to preserve / to maintain 德威維威
64 4 xíng to walk / to move 迹其行
65 4 終身 zhōngshēn lifelong 終身不厭
66 4 三代 Sān Dài three dynasties 故唯昔三代聖王堯
67 4 to die 君有難則不死
68 4 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 故先王言曰
69 4 thing / matter 皆以明小物而不明大物也
70 4 can / may / permissible 故可使治國者
71 4 Emperor Yu
72 4 xiū to decorate / to embellish 日不什修
73 4 shí real / true 以實官府
74 4 wèi to call 此謂進賢
75 4 a mat / a pad 假藉而用我也
76 4 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 今王公大人之君人民
77 4 district / county 可使治邑者
78 4 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 使處乎千人之官
79 4 hòu thick 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
80 4 tāng soup
81 3 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 入守則固
82 3 shí food / food and drink 是以菽粟多而民足乎食
83 3 qiān one thousand 使處乎千人之官
84 3 dào way / road / path 此聖王之道
85 3 yáo Yao 故唯昔三代聖王堯
86 3 chén minister / statesman / official 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
87 3 method / way 此亦其法已
88 3 shī to lose 欲脩保而勿失
89 3 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 不能分人以事
90 3 xíng punishment / penalty 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
91 3 zēng to hate / to detest / to abhor 兼而憎之
92 3 jià vacation 假藉而用我也
93 3 day of the month / a certain day 日以治之
94 3 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 舉事則成
95 3 長官 zhǎngguān senior official 可使長官者
96 3 社稷 shèjì the gods of earth and grain 主社稷
97 3 jiē to join 與接天下之政
98 3 hot 孰能執熱
99 3 zhōng middle 此非中實愛我也
100 3 one 今王公大人有一衣裳不能制也
101 3 wài outside 外有以爲皮幣
102 3 yòng to use / to apply 假藉而用我也
103 3 female / feminine 告女憂卹
104 3 hòu after / later 羣后之肆在下
105 3 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 孰能執熱
106 3 Shùn Emperor Shun
107 3 rèn to bear / to undertake 而任使能
108 2 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 與天地同常
109 2 不信 bùxìn disbelief / lack of faith 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
110 2 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 漁雷澤
111 2 zhuó glistening 鮮不用濯
112 2 Kangxi radical 80 古者聖王唯毋得賢人而使之
113 2 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 必藉良工
114 2 在下 zàixià under 而所怨謗在下
115 2 不已 bùyǐ endlessly / incessantly 至今不已
116 2 yōu quiet / secluded / tranquil / serene
117 2 suǒ to search / to inquire 被褐帶索
118 2 舉事 jǔshì to rise in revolt 舉事則成
119 2 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 是以官府實而財不散
120 2 墨子 Mò Zǐ Mo Zi 子墨子言曰
121 2 美善 měishàn beautiful and good 若有美善
122 2 zéi thief 從而賊之
123 2 side 天下之賢人將何自至乎王公大人之側哉
124 2 jiǎo beautiful / handsome / good-looking 面目佼好則使之
125 2 shǐ beginning / start 此何故始賤卒而貴
126 2 father's elder brother / uncle 若昔者伯鯀
127 2 martial / military 武之所以王天下
128 2 謀事 móushì to plan matters / to look for a job 以此謀事則得
129 2 Jié Emperor Jie 故雖昔者三代暴王桀
130 2 god of cereals
131 2 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 然則親而不善以得其罰者
132 2 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 故古者聖王唯能審以尚賢使能爲政
133 2 yōu to worry / to be concerned 告女憂卹
134 2 rate / frequency 又率天下之萬民
135 2 zǎo a flea / a louse 蚤朝晏退
136 2 to reach 乃熱照無有及也
137 2 a whetstone 厲之所以失措其國家
138 2 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
139 2 以上 yǐshàng more than / above / over / the above-mentioned 以上詬天侮鬼
140 2 震威 zhènwēi awestruck 其說將必挾震威彊
141 2 wēi power / might / prestige 德威維威
142 2 智者 zhìzhě a sage / a wise man 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
143 2 不從 bùcóng not following / not joining 而祿不從也
144 2 to press down 不肖者抑而廢之
145 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 出誅則彊
146 2 nèi inside / interior 內有以食飢息勞
147 2 quàn to advise / to urge / to exhort / to persuade 是以民皆勸其賞
148 2 zūn to honor / to respect 王公大人尊此以爲政乎國家
149 2 之所以 zhī suǒyǐ the reason why 武之所以王天下
150 2 面目 miànmù appearance / facial features / look 面目佼好則使之
151 2 wén writing / text
152 2 未知 wèizhī unknown / do not know 未知所以行之術
153 2 color 有所愛其色而使之
154 2 qiú to request 求聖君哲人
155 2 interest 內有以食飢息勞
156 2 huì intelligent / clever 豈必智且有慧哉
157 2 xié to clasp under the arm 其說將必挾震威彊
158 2 supreme ruler / emperor 帝之元子
159 2 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 則此不肖者在左右也
160 2 soil / ground / land 裂地以封之
161 2 shū beans and peas 聚菽粟
162 2 萬人 wàn rén ten thousand people / all the people / everybody 使處乎萬人之官
163 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 守城則倍畔
164 2 guī to go back / to return 賢人歸之
165 2 tīng to listen 然後聖人聽其言
166 2 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 察其所能而愼予官
167 2 gēng to plow / to till 耕稼
168 2 shèn to act with care / to be cautious 察其所能而愼予官
169 2 unhusked millet 聚菽粟
170 2 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 有一牛羊不能殺也
171 2 刑法 xíngfǎ penal laws 是以國家治而刑法正
172 2 yōng ordinary / normal 庸築乎傅巖
173 2 bǎo to defend / to protect 欲脩保而勿失
174 2 hǎo good 面目佼好則使之
175 2 to die 此何故始賤卒而貴
176 2 gài a lid / top / cover 鰥寡不蓋
177 2 無故 wú gù unconditioned 無故富貴
178 2 child / son 子墨子言曰
179 2 honor / reputation 則其所譽不當賢
180 2 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 皆以明小物而不明大物也
181 2 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 不肖者抑而廢之
182 2 shēn human body / torso 以裨輔而身
183 2 pín poor / impoverished 貧而賤之以爲徒役
184 2 láo to toil 內有以食飢息勞
185 2 shū book 先王之書
186 2 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 舉以爲天子
187 2 不明 bù míng not clear / unknown 皆以明小物而不明大物也
188 2 zhòu Emperor Zhou
189 2 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 是以入則不慈孝父母
190 2 zhǔ owner 主社稷
191 1 shī the practice of selfless giving / dāna 下施之萬民
192 1 顏色 yánsè color 不嬖顏色
193 1 shù tree 樹藝
194 1 chuán to transmit 傳曰
195 1 祭祀 jìsì to give an offering 以祭祀天鬼
196 1 is exactly 伊摯
197 1 zhì sincere / warm / cordial 伊摯
198 1 xiū to cultivate / to repair 欲脩保而勿失
199 1 不智 bùzhì unwise 則此使不智慧者治國家也
200 1 wèi to fear / to dread 畏其罰
201 1 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 其說將必挾震威彊
202 1 尊尚 zūnshàng to value highly / to hold up as a model 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
203 1 其事 qí shì that thing / this thing 欲其事之成也
204 1 níng Nanjing 寧樂在君
205 1 傾覆 qīngfù to capsize / to collapse / to overturn / to overthrow 傾覆其社稷者
206 1 yán precipice / cliff / rockface 庸築乎傅巖
207 1 衣裳 yīshang clothes 今王公大人有一衣裳不能制也
208 1 政令 zhènglìng a government decree 政令不斷則民不畏也
209 1 huò goods / products / commodities 厚於貨者
210 1 jié a marking line 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
211 1 zhào to illuminate / to shine 乃熱照無有及也
212 1 beard / mustache 胡不察尚賢爲政之本也
213 1 zhé wise / sagacious 哲民維刑
214 1 親戚 qīnqi relatives 親戚則使之
215 1 idea 將欲使意得乎天下
216 1 子孫 zǐsūn descendents 子孫離散
217 1 交接 jiāojiē to join / to connect 與四鄰諸侯交接
218 1 bān sort / kind / class 般爵以貴之
219 1 to be kind / to be charitable / to be benevolent 是以入則不慈孝父母
220 1 favorite 不嬖顏色
221 1 大用 dàyòng a great use 大用之
222 1 jiǔ old 埴固以修久也
223 1 sàn to scatter / to break up / to disperse / to adjourn 是以官府實而財不散
224 1 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 湯誓
225 1 無祿 wúlù to be unsalaried / to be unfortunate / death 夫高爵而無祿
226 1 shī poem / verse
227 1 clothes / clothing 寒而不得衣
228 1 思慮 sīlǜ to think something through / to consider carefully 精其思慮
229 1 pàn boundary path dividing fields 守城則倍畔
230 1 inside / interior 邑里
231 1 art 樹藝
232 1 相率 xiāngshuài one by one / one after another 相率而爲賢者
233 1 gào to tell / to say / said / told 告女憂卹
234 1 zhāng a chapter / a section 則此言聖人之德章明博大
235 1 守則 shǒuzé rules / regulations 入守則固
236 1 澤梁 zéliáng a pond formed by blocking a stream 澤梁之利
237 1 shì a city 收斂關市
238 1 early in morning / dawn 夜寢夙興
239 1 jié to exhaust 竭四肢之力
240 1 a river / a stream 陶河瀕
241 1 無有 wú yǒu there is not 乃熱照無有及也
242 1 varied / complex / not simple 無異物雜焉
243 1 以下 yǐxià below / under / following 以下賢不使能爲政而亂者
244 1 jià to sow grain 耕稼
245 1 to help / to assist 以裨輔而身
246 1 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 有辭有苗
247 1 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 伯夷降典
248 1 名山 míngshān famous mountain 主名山川
249 1 成功 chénggōng success 三后成功
250 1 to give / to bestow favors 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
251 1 kùn to be sleepy / to be drowsy 則不困
252 1 tān greed / desire / craving / trsnā / taṇhā 貪於政者
253 1 離散 lísàn to be scattered / to be separated 子孫離散
254 1 無後 wúhòu to lack male offspring 絕無後嗣
255 1 zhí soil with large clay content 埴固以修久也
256 1 private 有莘氏女之私臣
257 1 sàng to lose / to die 室家喪滅
258 1 qún crowd / flock / group 羣后之肆在下
259 1 jǐn to be cautious / to be careful 謹其言
260 1 xiān fresh / new / delicious 鮮不用濯
261 1 盜竊 dàoqiè to steal 使治官府則盜竊
262 1 grain offered in ritual sacrifice 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
263 1 to stand 立爲天子
264 1 進賢 jìnxián Jinxian 此謂進賢
265 1 bàng to slander / to defame / to speak ill of 而所怨謗在下
266 1 xīn heart 其心不察其知
267 1 yáng sun 堯得之服澤之陽
268 1 Gǔn Gun 若昔者伯鯀
269 1 zhāo illustrious 聖人之德昭於天下
270 1 未成 wèichéng a minor 則事猶若未成
271 1 gòu to shame / to abuse / to insult 以上詬天侮鬼
272 1 xīng to flourish / to be popular 夜寢夙興
273 1 sufficient / enough 是以菽粟多而民足乎食
274 1 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 雖天亦不辯貧富貴賤
275 1 yuàn to blame / to complain 而所怨謗在下
276 1 刑戮 xínglù to be executed / to be sentenced for execution 使身死而爲刑戮
277 1 bēng to rupture / to split apart / to collapse 不坼不崩
278 1 不成 bùchéng unsuccessful 舉事不成
279 1 apprentice / disciple 貧而賤之以爲徒役
280 1 無異 wúyì nothing other than / to differ in no way from / the same as / to amount to 無異物雜焉
281 1 播種 bōzhǒng to sow seeds 稷隆播種
282 1 無德 Wú Dé Shan Zhao / Fenyang Wude 夫無德義
283 1 hungry 內有以食飢息勞
284 1 big / great / huge / large / major 皆以明小物而不明大物也
285 1 日夜 rìyè day and night / around the clock 雖日夜相接以治若官
286 1 jīng essence 精其思慮
287 1 cháo to face 蚤朝晏退
288 1 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂三本
289 1 失措 shīcuò to be at a loss 厲之所以失措其國家
290 1 common / general / popular / everywhere / universal / extensive 若地之普
291 1 fēng to seal / to close off 裂地以封之
292 1 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 有莘氏女之私臣
293 1 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
294 1 jiǔ nine 則此治一而棄其九矣
295 1 父兄 fùxiōng father and elder brother(s) / head of the family / patriarch 不黨父兄
296 1 山林 shānlín mountain and forest 山林
297 1 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 是以菽粟多而民足乎食
298 1 bǎi one hundred 是故不能治百人者
299 1 ěr to be near / to be close / to be recent 遠邇親疏
300 1 日至 rìzhì solstice 夫治之法將日至者也
301 1 tóng like / same / similar 與天地同常
302 1 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 蓋總乎天地者也
303 1 skin / hide / fur / feather 外有以爲皮幣
304 1 之上 zhīshàng above 則歸之上
305 1 qǐn to rest / to sleep 夜寢夙興
306 1 píng flat / level / smooth 禹平水土
307 1 piān to be one-sided / leaning / to slant 不偏貴富
308 1 wéi dangerous / precarious 社稷之危
309 1 jiāo suburbs / outskirts 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
310 1 貴賤 guì jiàn the noble and the lowly 雖天亦不辯貧富貴賤
311 1 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 恤功於民
312 1 ché to crack / to split / to break / to chap 不坼不崩
313 1 nián year 距年之言也
314 1 鄉里 xiānglǐ hometown 出則不長弟鄉里
315 1 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 今王公大人有一衣裳不能制也
316 1 clothes / dress / garment 堯得之服澤之陽
317 1 廢帝 fèidì deposed emperor 廢帝之德庸
318 1 to take / to get / to fetch 將焉取挾震威彊哉
319 1 qīng to overturn / to collapse / to lean / to tend / to incline / to pour out 傾者民之死也
320 1 night 夜寢夙興
321 1 不倦 bùjuàn tireless / untiring / indefatigable 終身不倦
322 1 無度 wúdù excessive 出入無度
323 1 tiǎo quiet and secluded / gentle, graceful and elegant 天下則不窕
324 1 不分 bùfēn to not differentiate / to not distinguish 祿則不分
325 1 bīn to approach / to be on verge of / to be near 陶河瀕
326 1 室家 shìjiā husband and wife 室家喪滅
327 1 four 羣后之肆在下
328 1 不敬 bù jìng to disrespect / to be irreverent 爵位不高則民不敬也
329 1 guān to close 收斂關市
330 1 周頌 zhōu sòng Sacrificial odes of Zhou 周頌
331 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 則不知使能以治之
332 1 知己 zhījǐ a close friend 旣可得而知己
333 1 to make an analogy / to use as a simile / to give an example / for example / 譬之猶執熱之有濯也
334 1 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 以上詬天侮鬼
335 1 zhù to build / to construct 庸築乎傅巖
336 1 博大 bódà enormous / broad / extensive 則此言聖人之德章明博大
337 1 人民 rénmín the people 今王公大人之君人民
338 1 èr two 故當若之二物者
339 1 fán ordinary / common 凡所使治國家
340 1 to starve / to be hungry 是以民無饑而不得食
341 1 liè to split / to crack / to break open 裂地以封之
342 1 yuè month 若月之明
343 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 寒而不得衣
344 1 to connect / to inherit / to succeed 絕無後嗣
345 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 此皆國之賢者也
346 1 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 若山之承
347 1 隱事 yǐnshì a secret 索天下之隱事遺利
348 1 zǎi to slaughter 必藉良宰
349 1 táo Tao 陶河瀕
350 1 jiā excellent 農殖嘉穀
351 1 出亡 chūwáng to go into exile 出亡則不從
352 1 coarse hemp cloth 被褐帶索
353 1 diǎn canon / classic / scripture 伯夷降典
354 1 younger brother 出則不長弟鄉里
355 1 男女 nán nǚ male and female 男女無別
356 1 dài to carry / to bring 被褐帶索
357 1 皇帝 huángdì Emperor 皇帝清問下民
358 1 出入 chūrù to go out and come in 出入無度
359 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 則此治一而棄其九矣
360 1 斷獄 duànyù to decide a law case 使斷獄則不中
361 1 chéng to fill 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
362 1 實則 shízé actually / in fact 官府實則萬民富
363 1 dǎng political party 不黨父兄
364 1 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 斷予之令
365 1 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 豈必智且有慧哉
366 1 傅說 Fùshuō Fu Shuo 傅說
367 1 豈能 qǐnéng how can it be possible? 將豈能親其上哉
368 1 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 告女憂卹
369 1 huì to instruct / to teach 誨女予爵
370 1 huái bosom / breast 外有以懷天下之賢人
371 1 四鄰 sì lín one's nearest neighbors 與四鄰諸侯交接
372 1 páo kitchen 親爲庖人
373 1 收斂 shōuliǎn to vanish / to moderate / to exercise restraint / to curb (one's mirth, arrogance etc) / to astringe / (math.) to converge 收斂關市
374 1 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 蚤朝晏退
375 1 léi lightning / thunder 漁雷澤
376 1 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 室家喪滅
377 1 wèn to ask 皇帝清問下民
378 1 聖君 shèngjūn sage 求聖君哲人
379 1 guǎ few 而不肖者寡
380 1 xiào to be filial 是以入則不慈孝父母
381 1 ancient barbarian tribes 伯夷降典
382 1 鰥寡 guānguǎ a widower 鰥寡不蓋
383 1 power / force / strength 竭四肢之力
384 1 dialect / language / speech 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
385 1 a musical note 呂刑
386 1 後世 hòushì later generations / posterity 名成乎後世
387 1 不畏 bùwèi unafraid / to defy 政令不斷則民不畏也
388 1 to benefit / to aid 以裨輔而身
389 1 gōng an artisan / a craftsman / a worker 必藉良工
390 1 居處 jūchù a dwelling / a home 居處無節
391 1 increase / benefit 知不什益
392 1 to fish 漁雷澤
393 1 qīng clear / pure / clean 皇帝清問下民
394 1 shēn long 有莘氏女之私臣
395 1 明明 míngmíng obviously / plainly 明明不常
396 1 牛羊 niúyáng cattle and sheep / livestock 有一牛羊不能殺也
397 1 miáo a seedling 有辭有苗
398 1 親疏 qīn shū close and distant relatives 遠邇親疏
399 1 jié festival / a special day 居處無節
400 1 to leave behind 索天下之隱事遺利
401 1 lóng grand / intense / prosperous 稷隆播種
402 1 武丁 Wǔ Dīng Wu Ding 武丁得之
403 1 prison 聽獄治政
404 1 chéng a city / a town 守城則倍畔
405 1 a sweet wine 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
406 1 哲人 zhérén wise man 求聖君哲人
407 1 zhòng heavy 重予之祿
408 1 to prevent / to stop 而爲暴者不沮矣
409 1 元聖 yuánshèng the first sage 聿求元聖
410 1 此道 cǐdào such matters / things like this / this line of work / this pursuit / this hobby / this endeavor 此道也
411 1 zhí to breed / to spawn 農殖嘉穀
412 1 水土 shuǐtǔ water and soil 禹平水土
413 1 valley / gorge / ravine 農殖嘉穀
414 1 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 寧樂在君
415 1 shǒu hand 將休其手焉
416 1 承嗣 chéngsì to inherit / to succeed 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
417 1 nóng agriculture / farming 農殖嘉穀
418 1 獨子 dúzǐ only son 亦豈獨子墨子之言哉
419 1 能者 néngzhě a person with ability 然則天之所使能者
420 1 nán difficult / arduous / hard 君有難則不死
421 1 爵位 juéwèi order of feudal nobility 爵位不高則民不敬也
422 1 故國 gùguó country with an ancient history 故國家治則刑法正
423 1 chéng to bear / to carry / to hold 若山之承
424 1 dǎi to arrest / to catch / to seize 逮至其國家之亂
425 1 feather 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
426 1 四肢 sì zhī all four limbs 竭四肢之力
427 1 currency / coins / legal tender 外有以爲皮幣
428 1 zhòng many / all 以賢者衆
429 1 service 貧而賤之以爲徒役
430 1 貧富 pínfù poor and rich 雖天亦不辯貧富貴賤
431 1 gōng merit 恤功於民
432 1 xiū to rest 將休其手焉
433 1 皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao 皋陶是也
434 1 歷山 Lìshān Mount Li 耕歷山
435 1 不治 bùzhì hopeless / not able to be saved 官猶若不治
436 1 a footprint 迹其行
437 1 xiāng village / township 則天鄉其德
438 1 三公 Sān Gōng Three Ducal Ministers 舉以爲三公
439 1 a tutor / a teacher 庸築乎傅巖
440 1 to store / to save / to hoard / to gather 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
441 1 shù method / tactics 未知所以行之術
442 1 zhì to place / to lay out 是以必爲置三本
443 1 meaning / sense 夫無德義
444 1 yàn late in the day 蚤朝晏退
445 1 yuǎn far / distant 遠邇親疏
446 1 相接 xiāng jiē to merge with / to join with / to interlock 雖日夜相接以治若官
447 1 不均 bùjūn uneven / distributed unevenly 分財則不均
448 1 請問 qǐngwèn may I ask 請問
449 1 戮力同心 lù lì tóngxīn concerted efforts in a common cause / united and working together 與之戮力同心
450 1 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 將養其萬民
451 1 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
452 1 guāng light 若日之光
453 1 明君 míngjūn enlightened ruler 賢人唯毋得明君而事之
454 1 國君 guójūn a monarch / a sovereign 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
455 1 to assemble / to meet together 聚菽粟
456 1 輔佐 fǔzuǒ to bring 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
457 1 不厭 bùyàn not to tire of / not to object to 終身不厭
458 1 relative 憂戚在臣
459 1 chuān Sichuan 主名山川
460 1 取法 qǔfǎ to listen and obey / to comply with / to heed / to hearken 而取法於天
461 1 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
462 1 xiào result / effect 今王公大人亦欲效人以尚賢使能爲政
463 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 生爲甚欲

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 115 zhī him / her / them / that 今王公大人之君人民
2 57 also / too 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
3 52 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
4 50 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 欲脩保而勿失
5 45 otherwise / but / however 則治
6 45 so as to / in order to 以爲官長
7 43 wèi for / to 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
8 39 his / hers / its / theirs 是以民皆勸其賞
9 34 使 shǐ to make / to cause 而任使能
10 33 not / no 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
11 26 zhèng government / administration 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
12 24 this / these 此謂進賢
13 22 ruò to seem / to be like / as 旣曰若法
14 22 yuē to speak / to say 子墨子言曰
15 21 xián virtuous / worthy 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
16 20 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 則治
17 19 mín the people / citizen / subjects 是以民皆勸其賞
18 19 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
19 18 天下 tiānxià China 外有以懷天下之賢人
20 17 expresses question or doubt 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
21 16 néng can / able 而任使能
22 16 de potential marker 以此謀事則得
23 16 shàng still / yet / to value 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
24 14 大人 dàren adult / grownup 今王公大人之君人民
25 14 yǒu is / are / to exist 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
26 13 王公 wáng gōng princes and dukes / aristocrat 今王公大人之君人民
27 12 tiān day 以祭祀天鬼
28 12 yán to speak / to say / said 子墨子言曰
29 11 聖王 shèng wáng a sage-king 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
30 11 萬民 wànmín all the people 官府實則萬民富
31 10 guān an office 以爲官長
32 10 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 將養其萬民
33 10 賢者 xiánzhě a wise man / a worthy person 賢者
34 10 desire 欲脩保而勿失
35 9 shì matter / thing / item 此謂事能
36 9 and 與四鄰諸侯交接
37 9 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以知尚賢之爲政本也
38 9 a man / a male adult 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
39 9 bào violent / brutal / tyrannical 而所罰不當暴
40 9 to punish / to penalize 畏其罰
41 8 ancient / old / palaeo- 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
42 8 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今王公大人之君人民
43 8 rén person / people / a human being 今王公大人亦欲效人以尚賢使能爲政
44 8 běn measure word for books 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
45 7 certainly / must / will / necessarily 是以必爲置三本
46 7 ài to love 此非中實愛我也
47 7 zāi exclamatory particle 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
48 7 wáng Wang 武之所以王天下
49 7 to give 察其所能而愼予官
50 7 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 是以民皆勸其賞
51 7 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 與四鄰諸侯交接
52 7 gain / advantage / benefit 澤梁之利
53 7 Germany 廢帝之德庸
54 7 also / too 此亦其法已
55 7 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能分人以事
56 7 zhī to know 何以知尚賢之爲政本也
57 7 治國 zhìguó to rule a country 治國家
58 7 qiě moreover / also 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
59 6 gāo high / tall 爵位不高則民不敬也
60 6 in / at 貪於政者
61 6 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 然後聖人聽其言
62 6 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 與謀事不得
63 6 不當 bùdàng unsuitable / improper / inappropriate 則其所譽不當賢
64 6 past / former times 故唯昔三代聖王堯
65 6 祿 good fortune 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
66 6 míng bright / brilliant 皆以明小物而不明大物也
67 6 guǐ a ghost / spirit of dead 以祭祀天鬼
68 6 國家 guójiā country / nation / state 是以國家治而刑法正
69 6 zhèng upright / straight 是以國家治而刑法正
70 6 富貴 fùguì riches and honor 無故富貴
71 6 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 凡所使治國家
72 6 guì expensive / costly / valuable 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
73 6 jué ancient bronze wine holder 故古聖王高予之爵
74 5 jiā house / home / residence 治國家
75 5 zài in / at 是以美善在上
76 5 官府 guānfǔ feudal authorities / feudal official 官府
77 5 qīn relatives 內者萬民親之
78 5 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉而上之
79 5 shàng top / a high position 舉而上之
80 5 luàn chaotic / disorderly 則亂
81 5 sān three 是以必爲置三本
82 5 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 故不察尚賢爲政之本也
83 5 不肖 bùxiào unworthy 不肖者抑而廢之
84 5 what / where / which 天下之賢人將何自至乎王公大人之側哉
85 5 rich / wealthy 不偏貴富
86 5 賢人 xiánrén a worthy person / xianren 外有以懷天下之賢人
87 4 治天下 zhì tiānxià to rule all under Heaven 以治天下
88 4 to enter 蚤出莫入
89 4 然則 ránzé then / in that case 然則富貴爲賢以得其賞者
90 4 yān where / how 將休其手焉
91 4 qiáng strong / powerful 出誅則彊
92 4 jiàn mean / low / base 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
93 4 chū to go out / to leave 蚤出莫入
94 4 wéi to preserve / to maintain 德威維威
95 4 是故 shìgù therefore / so / consequently 是故上者天鬼富之
96 4 xíng to walk / to move 迹其行
97 4 終身 zhōngshēn lifelong 終身不厭
98 4 三代 Sān Dài three dynasties 故唯昔三代聖王堯
99 4 to die 君有難則不死
100 4 zhì to / until 天下之賢人將何自至乎王公大人之側哉
101 4 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 故先王言曰
102 4 thing / matter 皆以明小物而不明大物也
103 4 can / may / permissible 故可使治國者
104 4 何以 héyǐ why 何以知尚賢之爲政本也
105 4 Emperor Yu
106 4 wěi yes 故唯昔三代聖王堯
107 4 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 是以民皆勸其賞
108 4 xiū to decorate / to embellish 日不什修
109 4 shí real / true 以實官府
110 4 shén what 則此官什倍也
111 4 wèi to call 此謂進賢
112 4 a mat / a pad 假藉而用我也
113 4 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 今王公大人之君人民
114 4 shéi who / whoever 誰也
115 4 從而 cóngér thus / thereby 從而利之
116 4 district / county 可使治邑者
117 4 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 使處乎千人之官
118 4 hòu thick 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
119 4 tāng soup
120 3 to secure / to be safe / to safeguard / to stabilize / to become solid 入守則固
121 3 shí food / food and drink 是以菽粟多而民足乎食
122 3 qiān one thousand 使處乎千人之官
123 3 shì is / are / am / to be 武者是也
124 3 dào way / road / path 此聖王之道
125 3 yáo Yao 故唯昔三代聖王堯
126 3 shén what 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
127 3 yóu also / as if / still 則事猶若未成
128 3 chén minister / statesman / official 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
129 3 method / way 此亦其法已
130 3 shī to lose 欲脩保而勿失
131 3 bèi by 被褐帶索
132 3 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 不能分人以事
133 3 xíng punishment / penalty 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
134 3 zēng to hate / to detest / to abhor 兼而憎之
135 3 jià vacation 假藉而用我也
136 3 no 居處無節
137 3 day of the month / a certain day 日以治之
138 3 naturally / of course / certainly 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
139 3 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 舉事則成
140 3 長官 zhǎngguān senior official 可使長官者
141 3 社稷 shèjì the gods of earth and grain 主社稷
142 3 jiē to join 與接天下之政
143 3 hot 孰能執熱
144 3 zhōng middle 此非中實愛我也
145 3 bèi -fold / times (multiplier) 守城則倍畔
146 3 one 今王公大人有一衣裳不能制也
147 3 wài outside 外有以爲皮幣
148 3 already / de facto / since / then 旣曰若法
149 3 yòng to use / to apply 假藉而用我也
150 3 female / feminine 告女憂卹
151 3 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
152 3 suī although / even though 故雖昔者三代暴王桀
153 3 hòu after / later 羣后之肆在下
154 3 zhí to implement / to carry out / to execute a plan 孰能執熱
155 3 Shùn Emperor Shun
156 3 rèn to bear / to undertake 而任使能
157 3 how can it be that? 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
158 2 yòu again / also 又率天下之萬民
159 2 天地 tiān dì heaven and earth / the world 與天地同常
160 2 不信 bùxìn disbelief / lack of faith 蓄祿不厚則民不信也
161 2 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 漁雷澤
162 2 zhuó glistening 鮮不用濯
163 2 Kangxi radical 80 古者聖王唯毋得賢人而使之
164 2 以此 yǐcǐ hence 以此謀事則得
165 2 liáng good / virtuous / respectable 必藉良工
166 2 在下 zàixià under 而所怨謗在下
167 2 不已 bùyǐ endlessly / incessantly 至今不已
168 2 yōu quiet / secluded / tranquil / serene
169 2 suǒ to search / to inquire 被褐帶索
170 2 舉事 jǔshì to rise in revolt 舉事則成
171 2 cái money / wealth / riches / valuables 是以官府實而財不散
172 2 墨子 Mò Zǐ Mo Zi 子墨子言曰
173 2 xià next 皇帝清問下民
174 2 美善 měishàn beautiful and good 若有美善
175 2 zéi thief 從而賊之
176 2 side 天下之賢人將何自至乎王公大人之側哉
177 2 jiǎo beautiful / handsome / good-looking 面目佼好則使之
178 2 I / me / my 此非中實愛我也
179 2 shǐ beginning / start 此何故始賤卒而貴
180 2 rán correct / right / certainly 何以知其然也
181 2 father's elder brother / uncle 若昔者伯鯀
182 2 martial / military 武之所以王天下
183 2 謀事 móushì to plan matters / to look for a job 以此謀事則得
184 2 fēi not / non- / un- 此非中實愛我也
185 2 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 以爲官長
186 2 Jié Emperor Jie 故雖昔者三代暴王桀
187 2 god of cereals
188 2 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 然則親而不善以得其罰者
189 2 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 故古者聖王唯能審以尚賢使能爲政
190 2 yōu to worry / to be concerned 告女憂卹
191 2 rate / frequency 又率天下之萬民
192 2 zǎo a flea / a louse 蚤朝晏退
193 2 to reach 乃熱照無有及也
194 2 a whetstone 厲之所以失措其國家
195 2 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
196 2 以上 yǐshàng more than / above / over / the above-mentioned 以上詬天侮鬼
197 2 震威 zhènwēi awestruck 其說將必挾震威彊
198 2 wēi power / might / prestige 德威維威
199 2 智者 zhìzhě a sage / a wise man 自貴且智者爲政乎愚且賤者
200 2 míng measure word for people 乃名三后
201 2 不從 bùcóng not following / not joining 而祿不從也
202 2 to press down 不肖者抑而廢之
203 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 出誅則彊
204 2 nèi inside / interior 內有以食飢息勞
205 2 quàn to advise / to urge / to exhort / to persuade 是以民皆勸其賞
206 2 zūn to honor / to respect 王公大人尊此以爲政乎國家
207 2 之所以 zhī suǒyǐ the reason why 武之所以王天下
208 2 至今 zhìjīn until now 至今不已
209 2 面目 miànmù appearance / facial features / look 面目佼好則使之
210 2 wén writing / text
211 2 未知 wèizhī unknown / do not know 未知所以行之術
212 2 color 有所愛其色而使之
213 2 qiú to request 求聖君哲人
214 2 interest 內有以食飢息勞
215 2 huì intelligent / clever 豈必智且有慧哉
216 2 xié to clasp under the arm 其說將必挾震威彊
217 2 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 未知所以行之術
218 2 supreme ruler / emperor 帝之元子
219 2 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 則此不肖者在左右也
220 2 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 明明不常
221 2 soil / ground / land 裂地以封之
222 2 shū beans and peas 聚菽粟
223 2 萬人 wàn rén ten thousand people / all the people / everybody 使處乎萬人之官
224 2 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 守城則倍畔
225 2 guī to go back / to return 賢人歸之
226 2 tīng to listen 然後聖人聽其言
227 2 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 察其所能而愼予官
228 2 gēng to plow / to till 耕稼
229 2 shèn to act with care / to be cautious 察其所能而愼予官
230 2 unhusked millet 聚菽粟
231 2 final particle 而爲暴者不沮矣
232 2 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 有一牛羊不能殺也
233 2 刑法 xíngfǎ penal laws 是以國家治而刑法正
234 2 yōng ordinary / normal 庸築乎傅巖
235 2 無已 wúyǐ endlessly 終身無已
236 2 bǎo to defend / to protect 欲脩保而勿失
237 2 hǎo good 面目佼好則使之
238 2 to die 此何故始賤卒而貴
239 2 gài a lid / top / cover 鰥寡不蓋
240 2 jiān simultaneously 兼而愛之
241 2 無故 wú gù unconditioned 無故富貴
242 2 child / son 子墨子言曰
243 2 honor / reputation 則其所譽不當賢
244 2 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 皆以明小物而不明大物也
245 2 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 不肖者抑而廢之
246 2 shēn human body / torso 以裨輔而身
247 2 do not 欲脩保而勿失
248 2 pín poor / impoverished 貧而賤之以爲徒役
249 2 láo to toil 內有以食飢息勞
250 2 shū book 先王之書
251 2 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 舉以爲天子
252 2 不明 bù míng not clear / unknown 皆以明小物而不明大物也
253 2 zhòu Emperor Zhou
254 2 already / afterwards 此亦其法已
255 2 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 是以入則不慈孝父母
256 2 gǒu in a sordid way 若苟賢者不至乎王公大人之側
257 2 zhǔ owner 主社稷
258 1 shī the practice of selfless giving / dāna 下施之萬民
259 1 顏色 yánsè color 不嬖顏色
260 1 shù tree 樹藝
261 1 chuán to transmit 傳曰
262 1 祭祀 jìsì to give an offering 以祭祀天鬼
263 1 is exactly 伊摯
264 1 zhì sincere / warm / cordial 伊摯
265 1 xiū to cultivate / to repair 欲脩保而勿失
266 1 不智 bùzhì unwise 則此使不智慧者治國家也
267 1 wèi to fear / to dread 畏其罰
268 1 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 其說將必挾震威彊
269 1 尊尚 zūnshàng to value highly / to hold up as a model 故古者聖王甚尊尚賢
270 1 其事 qí shì that thing / this thing 欲其事之成也
271 1 níng Nanjing 寧樂在君
272 1 傾覆 qīngfù to capsize / to collapse / to overturn / to overthrow 傾覆其社稷者
273 1 yán precipice / cliff / rockface 庸築乎傅巖
274 1 衣裳 yīshang clothes 今王公大人有一衣裳不能制也
275 1 政令 zhènglìng a government decree 政令不斷則民不畏也
276 1 huò goods / products / commodities 厚於貨者
277 1 jié a marking line 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
278 1 zhào to illuminate / to shine 乃熱照無有及也
279 1 beard / mustache 胡不察尚賢爲政之本也
280 1 zhé wise / sagacious 哲民維刑
281 1 親戚 qīnqi relatives 親戚則使之
282 1 idea 將欲使意得乎天下
283 1 子孫 zǐsūn descendents 子孫離散
284 1 交接 jiāojiē to join / to connect 與四鄰諸侯交接
285 1 bān sort / kind / class 般爵以貴之
286 1 to be kind / to be charitable / to be benevolent 是以入則不慈孝父母
287 1 favorite 不嬖顏色
288 1 大用 dàyòng a great use 大用之
289 1 jiǔ old 埴固以修久也
290 1 sàn to scatter / to break up / to disperse / to adjourn 是以官府實而財不散
291 1 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 湯誓
292 1 無祿 wúlù to be unsalaried / to be unfortunate / death 夫高爵而無祿
293 1 shī poem / verse
294 1 clothes / clothing 寒而不得衣
295 1 jué absolutely 絕無後嗣
296 1 思慮 sīlǜ to think something through / to consider carefully 精其思慮
297 1 pàn boundary path dividing fields 守城則倍畔
298 1 inside / interior 邑里
299 1 art 樹藝
300 1 相率 xiāngshuài one by one / one after another 相率而爲賢者
301 1 gào to tell / to say / said / told 告女憂卹
302 1 zhāng a chapter / a section 則此言聖人之德章明博大
303 1 守則 shǒuzé rules / regulations 入守則固
304 1 澤梁 zéliáng a pond formed by blocking a stream 澤梁之利
305 1 shì a city 收斂關市
306 1 early in morning / dawn 夜寢夙興
307 1 jié to exhaust 竭四肢之力
308 1 a river / a stream 陶河瀕
309 1 無有 wú yǒu there is not 乃熱照無有及也
310 1 varied / complex / not simple 無異物雜焉
311 1 以下 yǐxià below / under / following 以下賢不使能爲政而亂者
312 1 jià to sow grain 耕稼
313 1 to help / to assist 以裨輔而身
314 1 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 有辭有苗
315 1 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 伯夷降典
316 1 名山 míngshān famous mountain 主名山川
317 1 成功 chénggōng success 三后成功
318 1 to give / to bestow favors 夫豈爲其臣賜哉
319 1 kùn to be sleepy / to be drowsy 則不困
320 1 tān greed / desire / craving / trsnā / taṇhā 貪於政者
321 1 何故 hégù what reason 此何故始賤卒而貴
322 1 離散 lísàn to be scattered / to be separated 子孫離散
323 1 無後 wúhòu to lack male offspring 絕無後嗣
324 1 zhí soil with large clay content 埴固以修久也
325 1 private 有莘氏女之私臣
326 1 sàng to lose / to die 室家喪滅
327 1 qún crowd / flock / group 羣后之肆在下
328 1 jǐn to be cautious / to be careful 謹其言
329 1 xiān fresh / new / delicious 鮮不用濯
330 1 盜竊 dàoqiè to steal 使治官府則盜竊
331 1 duàn absolutely / decidedly 斷予之令
332 1 grain offered in ritual sacrifice 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
333 1 to stand 立爲天子
334 1 進賢 jìnxián Jinxian 此謂進賢
335 1 bàng to slander / to defame / to speak ill of 而所怨謗在下
336 1 xīn heart 其心不察其知
337 1 yáng sun 堯得之服澤之陽
338 1 Gǔn Gun 若昔者伯鯀
339 1 zhāo illustrious 聖人之德昭於天下
340 1 未成 wèichéng a minor 則事猶若未成
341 1 gòu to shame / to abuse / to insult 以上詬天侮鬼
342 1 in / at 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
343 1 xīng to flourish / to be popular 夜寢夙興
344 1 sufficient / enough 是以菽粟多而民足乎食
345 1 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 雖天亦不辯貧富貴賤
346 1 yuàn to blame / to complain 而所怨謗在下
347 1 刑戮 xínglù to be executed / to be sentenced for execution 使身死而爲刑戮
348 1 self 舉以爲己相
349 1 bēng to rupture / to split apart / to collapse 不坼不崩
350 1 不成 bùchéng unsuccessful 舉事不成
351 1 then / thereupon 聿求元聖
352 1 apprentice / disciple 貧而賤之以爲徒役
353 1 無異 wúyì nothing other than / to differ in no way from / the same as / to amount to 無異物雜焉
354 1 播種 bōzhǒng to sow seeds 稷隆播種
355 1 無德 Wú Dé Shan Zhao / Fenyang Wude 夫無德義
356 1 hungry 內有以食飢息勞
357 1 big / great / huge / large / major 皆以明小物而不明大物也
358 1 日夜 rìyè day and night / around the clock 雖日夜相接以治若官
359 1 jīng essence 精其思慮
360 1 cháo to face 蚤朝晏退
361 1 何謂 héwèi what is the meaning of 何謂三本
362 1 失措 shīcuò to be at a loss 厲之所以失措其國家
363 1 common / general / popular / everywhere / universal / extensive 若地之普
364 1 fēng to seal / to close off 裂地以封之
365 1 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 有莘氏女之私臣
366 1 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
367 1 jiǔ nine 則此治一而棄其九矣
368 1 父兄 fùxiōng father and elder brother(s) / head of the family / patriarch 不黨父兄
369 1 山林 shānlín mountain and forest 山林
370 1 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 是以菽粟多而民足乎食
371 1 bǎi one hundred 是故不能治百人者
372 1 ěr to be near / to be close / to be recent 遠邇親疏
373 1 日至 rìzhì solstice 夫治之法將日至者也
374 1 tóng like / same / similar 與天地同常
375 1 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 蓋總乎天地者也
376 1 skin / hide / fur / feather 外有以爲皮幣
377 1 之上 zhīshàng above 則歸之上
378 1 qǐn to rest / to sleep 夜寢夙興
379 1 則是 zéshì only 則是爲賢者不勸
380 1 píng flat / level / smooth 禹平水土
381 1 piān to be one-sided / leaning / to slant 不偏貴富
382 1 wéi dangerous / precarious 社稷之危
383 1 jiāo suburbs / outskirts 旣乃刑之于羽之郊
384 1 貴賤 guì jiàn the noble and the lowly 雖天亦不辯貧富貴賤
385 1 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 舉以爲己相
386 1 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 恤功於民
387 1 ché to crack / to split / to break / to chap 不坼不崩
388 1 do not 蚤出莫入
389 1 nián year 距年之言也
390 1 鄉里 xiānglǐ hometown 出則不長弟鄉里
391 1 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 今王公大人有一衣裳不能制也
392 1 clothes / dress / garment 堯得之服澤之陽
393 1 廢帝 fèidì deposed emperor 廢帝之德庸
394 1 to take / to get / to fetch 將焉取挾震威彊哉
395 1 qīng to overturn / to collapse / to lean / to tend / to incline / to pour out 傾者民之死也
396 1 與其 yǔqí it's better ... than ... 而與其愛
397 1 night 夜寢夙興
398 1 不倦 bùjuàn tireless / untiring / indefatigable 終身不倦
399 1 無度 wúdù excessive 出入無度
400 1 tiǎo quiet and secluded / gentle, graceful and elegant 天下則不窕
401 1 不分 bùfēn to not differentiate / to not distinguish 祿則不分
402 1 bīn to approach / to be on verge of / to be near 陶河瀕
403 1 室家 shìjiā husband and wife 室家喪滅
404 1 four 羣后之肆在下
405 1 不敬 bù jìng to disrespect / to be irreverent 爵位不高則民不敬也
406 1 guān to close 收斂關市
407 1 周頌 zhōu sòng Sacrificial odes of Zhou 周頌
408 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 則不知使能以治之
409 1 知己 zhījǐ a close friend 旣可得而知己
410 1 to make an analogy / to use as a simile / to give an example / for example / 譬之猶執熱之有濯也
411 1 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 以上詬天侮鬼
412 1 zhù to build / to construct 庸築乎傅巖
413 1 博大 bódà enormous / broad / extensive 則此言聖人之德章明博大
414 1 人民 rénmín the people 今王公大人之君人民
415 1 èr two 故當若之二物者
416 1 fán ordinary / common 凡所使治國家
417 1 to starve / to be hungry 是以民無饑而不得食
418 1 yuán monetary unit / dollar 帝之元子
419 1 liè to split / to crack / to break open 裂地以封之
420 1 yuè month 若月之明
421 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 寒而不得衣
422 1 to connect / to inherit / to succeed 絕無後嗣
423 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 此皆國之賢者也
424 1 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 若山之承
425 1 隱事 yǐnshì a secret 索天下之隱事遺利
426 1 zǎi to slaughter 必藉良宰
427 1 táo Tao 陶河瀕
428 1 jiā excellent 農殖嘉穀
429 1 出亡 chūwáng to go into exile 出亡則不從
430 1 coarse hemp cloth 被褐帶索
431 1 diǎn canon / classic / scripture 伯夷降典
432 1 frequently / often / again and again 而所憎屢至
433 1 younger brother 出則不長弟鄉里
434 1 男女 nán nǚ male and female 男女無別
435 1 dài to carry / to bring 被褐帶索
436 1 皇帝 huángdì Emperor 皇帝清問下民
437 1 出入 chūrù to go out and come in 出入無度
438 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 則此治一而棄其九矣
439 1 斷獄 duànyù to decide a law case 使斷獄則不中
440 1 be apart from 距年之言也
441 1 chéng to fill 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
442 1 實則 shízé actually / in fact 官府實則萬民富
443 1 dǎng political party 不黨父兄
444 1 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 斷予之令
445 1 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 豈必智且有慧哉
446 1 傅說 Fùshuō Fu Shuo 傅說
447 1 豈能 qǐnéng how can it be possible? 將豈能親其上哉
448 1 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 告女憂卹
449 1 I 若吾言之謂也
450 1 不斷 bùduàn unceasing / uninterrupted 政令不斷則民不畏也
451 1 huì to instruct / to teach 誨女予爵
452 1 huái bosom / breast 外有以懷天下之賢人
453 1 四鄰 sì lín one's nearest neighbors 與四鄰諸侯交接
454 1 páo kitchen 親爲庖人
455 1 收斂 shōuliǎn to vanish / to moderate / to exercise restraint / to curb (one's mirth, arrogance etc) / to astringe / (math.) to converge 收斂關市
456 1 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 蚤朝晏退
457 1 léi lightning / thunder 漁雷澤
458 1 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 室家喪滅
459 1 wèn to ask 皇帝清問下民
460 1 聖君 shèngjūn sage 求聖君哲人
461 1 dāng to be / to act as / to serve as 故當若之二物者
462 1 guǎ few 而不肖者寡
463 1 xiào to be filial 是以入則不慈孝父母
464 1 ancient barbarian tribes 伯夷降典
465 1 鰥寡 guānguǎ a widower 鰥寡不蓋
466 1 power / force / strength 竭四肢之力
467 1 dialect / language / speech 則此語古者國君諸侯之不可以不執善承嗣輔佐也
468 1 a musical note 呂刑
469 1 後世 hòushì later generations / posterity 名成乎後世
470 1 不畏 bùwèi unafraid / to defy 政令不斷則民不畏也
471 1 不用 búyòng need not 鮮不用濯
472 1 to benefit / to aid 以裨輔而身
473 1 gōng an artisan / a craftsman / a worker 必藉良工
474 1 未嘗 wèi cháng not yet once / not yet 未嘗能有以此王天下
475 1 居處 jūchù a dwelling / a home 居處無節
476 1 increase / benefit 知不什益
477 1 to fish 漁雷澤
478 1 qīng clear / pure / clean 皇帝清問下民
479 1 shēn long 有莘氏女之私臣
480 1 明明 míngmíng obviously / plainly 明明不常
481 1 牛羊 niúyáng cattle and sheep / livestock 有一牛羊不能殺也
482 1 miáo a seedling 有辭有苗
483 1 親疏 qīn shū close and distant relatives 遠邇親疏
484 1 jié festival / a special day 居處無節
485 1 to leave behind 索天下之隱事遺利
486 1 lóng grand / intense / prosperous 稷隆播種
487 1 武丁 Wǔ Dīng Wu Ding 武丁得之
488 1 prison 聽獄治政
489 1 chéng a city / a town 守城則倍畔
490 1 自古 zìgǔ since ancient times 自古及今
491 1 a sweet wine 上有以絜爲酒醴粢盛
492 1 哲人 zhérén wise man 求聖君哲人
493 1 zhòng heavy 重予之祿
494 1 to prevent / to stop 而爲暴者不沮矣
495 1 元聖 yuánshèng the first sage 聿求元聖
496 1 此道 cǐdào such matters / things like this / this line of work / this pursuit / this hobby / this endeavor 此道也
497 1 有所 yǒusuǒ somewhat / to some extent 有所愛其色而使之
498 1 zhí to breed / to spawn 農殖嘉穀
499 1 水土 shuǐtǔ water and soil 禹平水土
500 1 valley / gorge / ravine 農殖嘉穀

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
傅说 傅說 Fùshuō Fu Shuo
皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao
Gǔn
  1. Gun
  2. a giant fish
  3. the father of the emperor Yu
jiāo
  1. suburbs / outskirts
  2. Jiao
  3. Jiao
Jié Emperor Jie
进贤 進賢 jìnxián Jinxian
爵位 juéwèi order of feudal nobility
历山 歷山 Lìshān Mount Li
墨子 Mò Zǐ Mo Zi
  1. common / general / popular / everywhere / universal / extensive
  2. Prussia
  3. Pu
三公 Sān Gōng Three Ducal Ministers
Shùn Emperor Shun
无德 無德 Wú Dé Shan Zhao / Fenyang Wude
武丁 Wǔ Dīng Wu Ding
yáo Yao
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
zhòu Emperor Zhou
周颂 周頌 zhōu sòng Sacrificial odes of Zhou

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English