Glossary and Vocabulary for Selections of Tang Poetry, Smallholders' Homes by the Wei River

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 4 式微 shìwēi to decline / to wane 悵然吟式微
2 3 牧童 mù tóng shepherd boy 野老念牧童
3 3 to rely on / to depend on 倚杖候荊扉
4 3 fēi a door leaf 倚杖候荊扉
5 3 hòu to wait 倚杖候荊扉
6 3 sāng mulberry tree 蠶眠桑葉稀
7 3 diluted / sparse 蠶眠桑葉稀
8 3 miáo a seedling 雉雊麥苗秀
9 3 zhào to illuminate / to shine 斜陽照墟落
10 3 a man / a male adult 田夫荷鋤至
11 3 依依 yīyī leaves stirring in the wind 相見語依依
12 3 niàn to read aloud 野老念牧童
13 3 zhàng a cane / a walking stick / a staff 倚杖候荊扉
14 3 zhì ringed pheasant / pheasant 雉雊麥苗秀
15 3 xiàn to envy / admire 即此羡闲逸
16 3 墟落 xūluò a village 斜陽照墟落
17 3 gòu the crow of a pheasant 雉雊麥苗秀
18 3 tián field / farmland 田夫荷鋤至
19 3 野老 yělǎo an older person who works in the field 野老念牧童
20 2 yín to moan 悵然吟式微
21 2 guī to go back / to return 窮巷牛羊歸
22 2 牛羊 niúyáng cattle and sheep / livestock 窮巷牛羊歸
23 2 xiù refined / elegant / graceful 雉雊麥苗秀
24 2 田家 tiánjiā a farmhouse 渭川田家
25 2 chú a hoe 田夫荷鋤至
26 2 dialect / language / speech 相見語依依
27 2 渭川 Wèichuān Wei River 渭川田家
28 2 a lotus 田夫荷鋤至
29 2 闲逸 xián yì comfort and leisure 即此羡闲逸
30 2 mài wheat / barley / oats 雉雊麥苗秀
31 2 jīng brambles / thorns 倚杖候荊扉
32 2 相見 xiāngjiàn to meet each other 相見語依依
33 2 leaf / foliage / petal 蠶眠桑葉稀
34 1 斜阳 xié yáng setting sun 斜阳照墟落
35 1 guī to go back / to return 穷巷牛羊归
36 1 相见 xiāngjiàn to meet each other 相见语依依
37 1 chú a hoe 田夫荷锄至
38 1 王维 Wáng Wéi Wang Wei 王维
39 1 yáng sun
40 1 xiàng lane / alley
41 1 二十五 èrshíwǔ twenty five 卷一百二十五
42 1 leaf / foliage / petal 蚕眠桑叶稀
43 1 穷巷 qióngxiàng a narrow lane / a poor neighborhood 穷巷牛羊归
44 1 邶风 bèifēng Bei Feng 邶风
45 1 jīng brambles / thorns 倚杖候荆扉
46 1 全唐詩 Quán Táng Shī Quan Tangshi / Complete Tang Poems 全唐詩
47 1 dialect / language / speech 相见语依依
48 1 诗经 Shījīng Shijing / Book of Odes / Book of Songs 诗经
49 1 蚕眠 cánmián a silkworm's period of inactivity prior to molting 蚕眠桑叶稀
50 1 斜陽 xié yáng setting sun 斜陽照墟落
51 1 mài wheat / barley / oats 雉雊麦苗秀
52 1 一百 yībǎi one hundred 卷一百二十五
53 1 xié slanting / inclined
54 1 mián to sleep
55 1 yáng sheep / goat
56 1 cán silkworm
57 1 悵然 chàngrán anxious and frustrated 悵然吟式微
58 1 王維 Wáng Wéi Wang Wei 王維
59 1 怅然 chàngrán anxious and frustrated 怅然吟
60 1 niú an ox / a cow / a bull
61 1 juǎn to coil / to roll 卷一百二十五
62 1 窮巷 qióngxiàng a narrow lane / a poor neighborhood 窮巷牛羊歸
63 1 蠶眠 cánmián a silkworm's period of inactivity prior to molting 蠶眠桑葉稀

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 4 式微 shìwēi to decline / to wane 悵然吟式微
2 3 牧童 mù tóng shepherd boy 野老念牧童
3 3 to rely on / to depend on 倚杖候荊扉
4 3 fēi a door leaf 倚杖候荊扉
5 3 hòu to wait 倚杖候荊扉
6 3 sāng mulberry tree 蠶眠桑葉稀
7 3 diluted / sparse 蠶眠桑葉稀
8 3 miáo a seedling 雉雊麥苗秀
9 3 zhào to illuminate / to shine 斜陽照墟落
10 3 a man / a male adult 田夫荷鋤至
11 3 依依 yīyī leaves stirring in the wind 相見語依依
12 3 niàn to read aloud 野老念牧童
13 3 zhàng a cane / a walking stick / a staff 倚杖候荊扉
14 3 zhì ringed pheasant / pheasant 雉雊麥苗秀
15 3 xiàn to envy / admire 即此羡闲逸
16 3 墟落 xūluò a village 斜陽照墟落
17 3 gòu the crow of a pheasant 雉雊麥苗秀
18 3 tián field / farmland 田夫荷鋤至
19 3 野老 yělǎo an older person who works in the field 野老念牧童
20 2 yín to moan 悵然吟式微
21 2 guī to go back / to return 窮巷牛羊歸
22 2 牛羊 niúyáng cattle and sheep / livestock 窮巷牛羊歸
23 2 xiù refined / elegant / graceful 雉雊麥苗秀
24 2 田家 tiánjiā a farmhouse 渭川田家
25 2 chú a hoe 田夫荷鋤至
26 2 dialect / language / speech 相見語依依
27 2 渭川 Wèichuān Wei River 渭川田家
28 2 a lotus 田夫荷鋤至
29 2 promptly / right away / immediately 即此羡闲逸
30 2 闲逸 xián yì comfort and leisure 即此羡闲逸
31 2 mài wheat / barley / oats 雉雊麥苗秀
32 2 jīng brambles / thorns 倚杖候荊扉
33 2 相見 xiāngjiàn to meet each other 相見語依依
34 2 leaf / foliage / petal 蠶眠桑葉稀
35 2 this / these 即此羡闲逸
36 2 zhì to / until 田夫荷鋤至
37 1 斜阳 xié yáng setting sun 斜阳照墟落
38 1 xián idle
39 1 guī to go back / to return 穷巷牛羊归
40 1 相见 xiāngjiàn to meet each other 相见语依依
41 1 chú a hoe 田夫荷锄至
42 1 王维 Wáng Wéi Wang Wei 王维
43 1 yáng sun
44 1 xiàng lane / alley
45 1 二十五 èrshíwǔ twenty five 卷一百二十五
46 1 leaf / foliage / petal 蚕眠桑叶稀
47 1 穷巷 qióngxiàng a narrow lane / a poor neighborhood 穷巷牛羊归
48 1 邶风 bèifēng Bei Feng 邶风
49 1 jīng brambles / thorns 倚杖候荆扉
50 1 全唐詩 Quán Táng Shī Quan Tangshi / Complete Tang Poems 全唐詩
51 1 dialect / language / speech 相见语依依
52 1 诗经 Shījīng Shijing / Book of Odes / Book of Songs 诗经
53 1 蚕眠 cánmián a silkworm's period of inactivity prior to molting 蚕眠桑叶稀
54 1 斜陽 xié yáng setting sun 斜陽照墟落
55 1 mài wheat / barley / oats 雉雊麦苗秀
56 1 一百 yībǎi one hundred 卷一百二十五
57 1 xié slanting / inclined
58 1 mián to sleep
59 1 yáng sheep / goat
60 1 cán silkworm
61 1 悵然 chàngrán anxious and frustrated 悵然吟式微
62 1 王維 Wáng Wéi Wang Wei 王維
63 1 怅然 chàngrán anxious and frustrated 怅然吟
64 1 niú an ox / a cow / a bull
65 1 juǎn to coil / to roll 卷一百二十五
66 1 窮巷 qióngxiàng a narrow lane / a poor neighborhood 窮巷牛羊歸
67 1 蠶眠 cánmián a silkworm's period of inactivity prior to molting 蠶眠桑葉稀

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
邶风 邶風 bèifēng Bei Feng
全唐诗 全唐詩 Quán Táng Shī Quan Tangshi / Complete Tang Poems
诗经 詩經 Shījīng Shijing / Book of Odes / Book of Songs
王维 王維 Wáng Wéi Wang Wei
王维 王維 Wáng Wéi Wang Wei
渭川 Wèichuān Wei River

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English