Glossary and Vocabulary for Selections of Tang Poetry, A Tune of Crows Roosting Before the Eve

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 Wu 吳王宮裏醉西施
2 4 jīn gold 銀箭金壺漏水多
3 4 jiàn arrow 銀箭金壺漏水多
4 3 wèi Eighth earthly branch 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
5 3 to dance / to posture / to prance 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
6 3 undulations 起看秋月墜江波
7 3 to nest / to perch / to roost 烏棲曲
8 3 青山 qīngshān green hills 青山猶銜半邊日
9 3 Wu 烏棲曲
10 3 day of the month / a certain day 青山猶銜半邊日
11 3 qiū fall / autumn 起看秋月墜江波
12 3 chǔ state of Chu 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
13 3 漏水 lòushuǐ to leak (of water) 銀箭金壺漏水多
14 3 kàn to see / to look 起看秋月墜江波
15 3 jiāng a large river 起看秋月墜江波
16 3 yuè month 起看秋月墜江波
17 3 西施 Xīshī Xishi 吳王宮裏醉西施
18 3 zuì to be intoxicated / drunk 吳王宮裏醉西施
19 3 song / lyrics 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
20 3 gāo high / tall 東方漸高奈樂何
21 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 銀箭金壺漏水多
22 2 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu 姑蘇臺上烏棲時
23 2 yín silver 银箭金壶漏水多
24 2 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 吴歌楚舞欢未毕
25 2 xián to hold in mouth 青山猶銜半邊日
26 2 shí time / a point or period of time 姑蘇臺上烏棲時
27 2 inside / interior 吳王宮裏醉西施
28 2 a song 烏棲曲
29 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 東方漸高奈樂何
30 2 to nest / to perch / to roost 乌栖曲
31 2 半邊 bànbiān half 青山猶銜半邊日
32 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 銀箭金壺漏水多
33 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 银箭金壶漏水多
34 2 李白 Lǐ Bái Li Bai / Li Taibai / Li Po 李白
35 2 Wu 吴王宫里醉西施
36 2 huān happy / pleased / glad 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
37 2 Wu 乌栖曲
38 2 zhuì to fall down / to drop / to sink 起看秋月墜江波
39 2 yín silver 銀箭金壺漏水多
40 2 to arise / to get up 起看秋月墜江波
41 1 半边 bànbiān half 青山欲衔半边日
42 1 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 东方渐高奈乐何
43 1 lòu to leak / to drip
44 1 chà to differ 夫差
45 1 huān happy / pleased / glad 吴歌楚舞欢未毕
46 1 東方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient 東方漸高奈樂何
47 1 全唐詩 Quán Táng Shī Quan Tangshi / Complete Tang Poems 全唐詩
48 1 dōng east
49 1 gōng a palace
50 1 shuǐ water
51 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
52 1 shí time / a point or period of time 姑苏台上乌栖时
53 1 臺上 táishàng on stage 姑蘇臺上烏棲時
54 1 shàng top / a high position
55 1 zhuì to fall down / to drop / to sink 起看秋月坠江波
56 1 姑苏 gūsū Gusu 姑苏台上乌栖时
57 1 desire 青山欲衔半边日
58 1 东方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient 东方渐高奈乐何
59 1 wáng Wang 吳王
60 1 juǎn to coil / to roll 卷二十一
61 1 台上 táishàng on stage 姑苏台上乌栖时
62 1 王宮 wáng gōng an imperial palace / a royal palace 吳王宮裏醉西施
63 1 二十一 èrshíyī 21 / twenty-one 卷二十一
64 1 inside / interior 吴王宫里醉西施
65 1 xián to hold in mouth 青山欲衔半边日
66 1 王宫 wáng gōng an imperial palace / a royal palace 吴王宫里醉西施
67 1 a man / a male adult 夫差

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 4 Wu 吳王宮裏醉西施
2 4 jīn gold 銀箭金壺漏水多
3 4 jiàn arrow 銀箭金壺漏水多
4 3 wèi Eighth earthly branch 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
5 3 to dance / to posture / to prance 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
6 3 what / where / which 東方漸高奈樂何
7 3 undulations 起看秋月墜江波
8 3 to nest / to perch / to roost 烏棲曲
9 3 青山 qīngshān green hills 青山猶銜半邊日
10 3 Wu 烏棲曲
11 3 nài how 東方漸高奈樂何
12 3 day of the month / a certain day 青山猶銜半邊日
13 3 qiū fall / autumn 起看秋月墜江波
14 3 chǔ state of Chu 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
15 3 漏水 lòushuǐ to leak (of water) 銀箭金壺漏水多
16 3 kàn to see / to look 起看秋月墜江波
17 3 jiāng a large river 起看秋月墜江波
18 3 yuè month 起看秋月墜江波
19 3 西施 Xīshī Xishi 吳王宮裏醉西施
20 3 zuì to be intoxicated / drunk 吳王宮裏醉西施
21 3 song / lyrics 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
22 3 gāo high / tall 東方漸高奈樂何
23 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 銀箭金壺漏水多
24 2 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu 姑蘇臺上烏棲時
25 2 yín silver 银箭金壶漏水多
26 2 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 吴歌楚舞欢未毕
27 2 jiàn gradually / drop by drop 東方漸高奈樂何
28 2 xián to hold in mouth 青山猶銜半邊日
29 2 shí time / a point or period of time 姑蘇臺上烏棲時
30 2 inside / interior 吳王宮裏醉西施
31 2 yóu also / as if / still 青山猶銜半邊日
32 2 a song 烏棲曲
33 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 東方漸高奈樂何
34 2 to nest / to perch / to roost 乌栖曲
35 2 半邊 bànbiān half 青山猶銜半邊日
36 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 銀箭金壺漏水多
37 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 银箭金壶漏水多
38 2 李白 Lǐ Bái Li Bai / Li Taibai / Li Po 李白
39 2 Wu 吴王宫里醉西施
40 2 huān happy / pleased / glad 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
41 2 Wu 乌栖曲
42 2 zhuì to fall down / to drop / to sink 起看秋月墜江波
43 2 yín silver 銀箭金壺漏水多
44 2 to arise / to get up 起看秋月墜江波
45 1 半边 bànbiān half 青山欲衔半边日
46 1 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 东方渐高奈乐何
47 1 lòu to leak / to drip
48 1 chà to differ 夫差
49 1 huān happy / pleased / glad 吴歌楚舞欢未毕
50 1 東方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient 東方漸高奈樂何
51 1 全唐詩 Quán Táng Shī Quan Tangshi / Complete Tang Poems 全唐詩
52 1 yuè more
53 1 dōng east
54 1 gōng a palace
55 1 tái unit 姑蘇臺
56 1 shuǐ water
57 1 jiàn gradually / drop by drop 东方渐高奈乐何
58 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 吳歌楚舞歡未畢
59 1 shí time / a point or period of time 姑苏台上乌栖时
60 1 臺上 táishàng on stage 姑蘇臺上烏棲時
61 1 shàng top / a high position
62 1 zhuì to fall down / to drop / to sink 起看秋月坠江波
63 1 姑苏 gūsū Gusu 姑苏台上乌栖时
64 1 desire 青山欲衔半边日
65 1 东方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient 东方渐高奈乐何
66 1 wáng Wang 吳王
67 1 juǎn to coil / to roll 卷二十一
68 1 台上 táishàng on stage 姑苏台上乌栖时
69 1 王宮 wáng gōng an imperial palace / a royal palace 吳王宮裏醉西施
70 1 二十一 èrshíyī 21 / twenty-one 卷二十一
71 1 inside / interior 吴王宫里醉西施
72 1 xián to hold in mouth 青山欲衔半边日
73 1 王宫 wáng gōng an imperial palace / a royal palace 吴王宫里醉西施
74 1 a man / a male adult 夫差

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
东方 東方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient
东方 東方 dōngfāng The East / The Orient
姑苏 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu
姑苏 姑蘇 gūsū Gusu
jiāng
  1. a large river
  2. Yangtze River
  3. Jiang
  4. Jiangsu
  5. Jiang
李白 Lǐ Bái Li Bai / Li Taibai / Li Po
全唐诗 全唐詩 Quán Táng Shī Quan Tangshi / Complete Tang Poems
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
  6. to speak loudly
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
  6. to speak loudly
西施 Xīshī Xishi

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English