Glossary and Vocabulary for The Scholars 《儒林外史》, 第八回 Chapter 8

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 75 dào way / road / path 上寫道
2 70 wáng Wang 王觀察窮途逢世好
3 58 a plant which resembles wheat but has no ediblible parts 南昌府前任蘧太守
4 52 太守 tài shǒu a governor of a province 南昌府前任蘧太守
5 36 zài in / at 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
6 30 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 婁公子故裏遇貧交
7 27 公孫 Gōngsūn Gongsun 原來是蘧老先生的令公孫
8 24 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 著工部員外王惠補授
9 24 inside / interior 婁公子故裏遇貧交
10 24 one 於部屬內揀選一員
11 23 dào to arrive 話說王員外纔到京開假
12 22 lái to come 便是蘧太守來拜
13 20 liǎng two 兼之兩耳重聽
14 20 wèi position / location / place 你來同這位客人一席坐罷
15 19 to go 去江西到任
16 19 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 蘧太守差人來稟說
17 18 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 多承老先生記念
18 18 jiàn to see 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
19 18 先生 xiānsheng Mr. / sir / mister / teacher / title of respect / gentleman 多承老先生記念
20 17 jiā house / home / residence 家君年老
21 17 chuán boat / ship / watercraft 裝著半船書畫
22 16 rén person / people / a human being 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
23 15 shì matter / thing / item 為要地須才事
24 15 níng Nanjing 適值江西寧王反亂
25 14 several 原有幾畝薄產
26 13 èr two 這二位乃是婁中堂的公子
27 13 day of the month / a certain day 不日高科鼎甲
28 13 zuò to sit 讓位坐下
29 13 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 謝恩過
30 12 bài to bow / to pay respect to 便是蘧太守來拜
31 12 南昌 Nánchāng Nanchang 南昌知府員缺
32 12 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 家君年老
33 12 shàng top / a high position 上寫道
34 11 biǎo clock / a wrist watch 你婁家表叔到了
35 11 一個 yī gè one instance / one unit 一個個被他打得魂飛魄散
36 11 jiào to call / to yell / to be called / to order 叫請少爺進來
37 11 zuò to make 家君做縣令時
38 10 lóu to wear 婁公子故裏遇貧交
39 10 zhōng middle 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
40 10 zhí nephew 是蘧太守的親內姪
41 9 sòng to deliver / to carry / to give 悉將此項送與老先生任意填補
42 9 sān three 換了三遍茶
43 9 huà spoken words / talk / conversation / dialect / language 的話
44 9 big / great / huge / large / major 蘧公子十分大酒量
45 9 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
46 9 王道 wángdào the Way of the King / statecraft / benevolent rule 王道臺看見
47 9 wèn to ask 王員外問是何喜事
48 9 nèi inside / interior 於部屬內揀選一員
49 8 four 上面四個大字是
50 8 xiōng elder brother 世兄今年貴庚多少了
51 8 少年 shàonián a juvenile / youngster 只有一個少年獨自據了一桌
52 8 shū book 把六房書辦都傳進來
53 8 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 一乘小轎
54 8 kàn to see / to look 王太守看那蘧公子翩然俊雅
55 8 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 心便不疼了
56 8 hǎo good 王觀察窮途逢世好
57 8 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 太爺年老多病
58 7 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 而今卻可賦
59 7 進來 jìnlái to come in 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
60 7 說道 shuōdào to state / to say / to discuss / to explain 笑著說道
61 7 rèn to bear / to undertake 去江西到任
62 7 yào to want / to wish for 一切事都要仗託王太爺擔代
63 7 姑丈 gūzhàng husband of paternal aunt 請姑丈轉上
64 7 an official institution / a state bureau 南昌府知府員缺
65 7 can / may / permissible 可供饘粥
66 7 yuán personel / employee 南昌知府員缺
67 7 ancestor / forefather 便是家祖
68 7 xiǎng to think 不想被新建伯王守仁一陣殺敗
69 7 nián year 三年清知府
70 6 huí to go back / to return 第八回
71 6 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 殺的殺了
72 6 tóng like / same / similar 你來同這位客人一席坐罷
73 6 huàn to exchange 換了三遍茶
74 6 出來 chūlái to come out / to emerge 出來坐堂之時
75 6 guān an office 休官莫問子
76 6 江西 Jiāngxī Jiangxi 去江西到任
77 6 to fear / to be afraid of 只怕要換三樣聲息
78 6 wén to hear 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
79 6 letter / symbol / character 上面四個大字是
80 6 to take / to get / to fetch 皂隸若取那輕的
81 6 shēng sound 是吟詩聲
82 6 銀子 yínzi money / silver 蘧太守果然送了一項銀子
83 6 xiě to write 上寫道
84 6 qǐng to ask / to inquire 特本請旨
85 6 tīng to listen 果然聽了蘧公子的話
86 6 yàng shape / form / pattern / style 聞得貴府衙門裏有三樣聲息
87 5 fèng to offer / to present 奉席坐下
88 5 船家 chuánjiā a boatman 船家
89 5 road / path / way 各路戒嚴
90 5 衙門 yámen government office in imperial China / yamen 已經出了衙門
91 5 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 都也還有幾處
92 5 xīn heart 王道臺心裏不勝駭異
93 5 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 本該自己來領王太爺的教
94 5 zūn to honor / to respect 老世臺今年多少尊庚了
95 5 上面 shàngmian top / position above 都寫了暗號在上面
96 5 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 四散亂走
97 5 zhī to know 也不可知
98 5 shū father's younger brother 想是令叔
99 5 xiān first 這便是先君
100 5 shǔ to count 家君知道老先生數任京官
101 5 嘉興 Jiāxīng Jiaxing 浙江嘉興府人
102 5 a banquet 奉席坐下
103 5 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 婁公子故裏遇貧交
104 5 shì a generation 王觀察窮途逢世好
105 5 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 降順了孤家
106 5 大人 dàren adult / grownup 前晤尊公大人
107 5 child / son 休官莫問子
108 5 shēng to promote / to rise / to ascend 陞了公座
109 4 shùn to obey 降順了孤家
110 4 太爺 tàiyé paternal grandfather 太爺年老多病
111 4 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 今世不能再見
112 4 nán south 朝廷就把他推陞了南贛道
113 4 to stop / to cease / to suspend 你來同這位客人一席坐罷
114 4 precious 眷晚生蘧景玉拜
115 4 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 而今你我替朝廷辦事
116 4 應諾 yīngnuò to promise / to agree to do 王惠應諾了
117 4 yìn to stamp / to seal / to mark / to print 印務是通判署著
118 4 kāi to open 話說王員外纔到京開假
119 4 zǎo early 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
120 4 交代 jiāodài to hand over 說到交代一事
121 4 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 還記得前任臬司向家君說道
122 4 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 王太守開了宅門
123 4 guà to hang / to put up / to suspend 尊大人所以得暢然掛冠
124 4 還有 háiyǒu furthermore / in addition / still / also 都也還有幾處
125 4 to hold / to seize / to catch / to take 把兩根板子拿到內衙上秤
126 4 客人 kèrén guest 客人都上去喫點心
127 4 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 原來是蘧老先生的令公孫
128 4 fàn food / a meal 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
129 4 板子 bǎnzi a board / a plank 板子聲
130 4 tōng to go through / to open 長子現任通政司大堂
131 4 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 因是如此
132 4 father's elder brother 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
133 4 今日 jīnrì today 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
134 4 gàn Jiangxi 朝廷就把他推陞了南贛道
135 4 員外 yuánwài landlord 話說王員外纔到京開假
136 4 朝廷 cháo tíng imperial court 而今你我替朝廷辦事
137 4 知府 zhīfǔ prefectural magistrate 南昌知府員缺
138 4 問道 wèn dào to ask the way / to ask 王太守慢慢問道
139 4 xián virtuous / worthy 人生賢不肖
140 4 地方 dìfāng place 地方人情
141 4 jiē to join 王太守不肯就接
142 4 說起 shuōqǐ to mention / to bring up (a subject) / with regard to / as for 因又說起
143 4 shǎo few 准的詞訟甚少
144 3 xiāng a case / a box / a chest / a trunk 只取了一個枕箱
145 3 就是 jiùshì is precisely / is exactly 就是琴
146 3 將來 jiānglái the future 將來
147 3 jiǔ old 實難久戀
148 3 尊公 zūngōng (honorific) your father 前晤尊公大人
149 3 bǐng a natural property / endowment 各屬都稟見過了
150 3 在此 zàicǐ here 家君在此數年
151 3 看見 kànjiàn to see 王道臺看見
152 3 宿 to lodge / to stay overnight 在路曉行夜宿
153 3 solitary 孤家是奉太后密旨
154 3 a branch of study 不日高科鼎甲
155 3 jīng to be surprised / to be frightened / to be scared 喫了一驚
156 3 chī to consume / to eat or drink 直喫到日西時分
157 3 tīng main hall 到廳陞座
158 3 天下 tiānxià China 天下並沒有第二本
159 3 名字 míngzi full name 添了我的名字
160 3 三公 Sān Gōng Three Ducal Ministers 這位三公子
161 3 hóng red / vermillion 一副紅全帖
162 3 dǒu to shake / to tremble 王道臺嚇得撒抖抖的顫
163 3 public office 衙裏整治酒飯
164 3 數年 shǔnián several years 這數年總在這裏的
165 3 hair 幾乎發了狂疾
166 3 shǒu hand 把王道臺反剪了手
167 3 取出 qǔchū to take out / to extract 不曾取出盤費
168 3 xìng family name / surname 尊姓
169 3 dài to carry / to bring 蘧太守帶著公子家眷
170 3 jīng Beijing 話說王員外纔到京開假
171 3 當日 dāngrì at the time 當日在南昌相會的少爺
172 3 逃走 táozǒu to escape / to flee 黑夜逃走
173 3 dìng to decide 王太守許定出結
174 3 年老 niánlǎo aged / old 年老告病
175 3 上岸 shàngàn to go ashore / to climb ashore 王惠也拿了幾個錢上岸
176 3 知道 zhīdào to know 家君知道老先生數任京官
177 3 hui to conceal 台諱是景玉
178 3 歡喜 huānxǐ joyful 滿心歡喜
179 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 也不可知
180 3 jǐn tense / tight / taut 這三樣聲息卻也有趣的緊
181 3 乃是 nǎishì nevertheless 真乃是慌不擇路
182 3 clothes / dress / garment 寬去大衣服
183 3 可見 kějiàn worthy of viewing / it is clear / clear / visible 可見
184 3 盤費 pánfèi travel expenses / fare / traveling allowance 不曾取出盤費
185 3 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 婁公子故裏遇貧交
186 3 下去 xiàqu to go down / to descend 雙膝跪了下去
187 3 zhēn real / true / genuine 真乃是慌不擇路
188 3 fáng a room 把六房書辦都傳進來
189 3 qīng light / not heavy 較了一輕一重
190 3 shí time / a period of time 家君做縣令時
191 3 zhěn pillow 只取了一個枕箱
192 3 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 王觀察窮途逢世好
193 3 to enter 都派入官
194 3 jiǎ armor 不日高科鼎甲
195 3 jiàn a document 王道臺在衙門並不曾收拾得一件東西
196 3 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 不如退休了好
197 3 zhǐ paper 匾上貼著紅紙
198 3 qīn relatives 在杭州舍親處討取一椿銀子
199 3 chēng to call / to address 到而今稱聖
200 3 zhèng government 長子現任通政司大堂
201 3 jié to bond / to tie / to bind 王太守許定出結
202 3 huāng to panic 慌走下來
203 3 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢
204 3 浙江 Zhèjiāng Zhejiang 浙江嘉興府人
205 3 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 查畢公事回衙
206 3 少爺 shǎoyé son of the boss / young master of the house / your son (honorific) 明日打發少爺過來
207 3 suí to follow 一向總隨尊大人任所的
208 3 一日 yī rì one [whole] day 非止一日
209 3 聲息 shēngxī sound (often with negative, not a sound) / whisper 聞得貴府衙門裏有三樣聲息
210 3 小船 xiǎochuán a boat 叫了一隻小船
211 3 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 一向總隨尊大人任所的
212 3 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 逃的逃了
213 3 inside / interior 晚生只願家君早歸田里
214 3 新建 xīnjiàn new construction / newly built 不想被新建伯王守仁一陣殺敗
215 3 詞訟 císòng lawsuit / legal case 詞訟裏可也略有些甚麼通融
216 2 既是 jìshì since / as / being the case that 你既是江西的能員
217 2 jiāng a large river 江撫王一本
218 2 jiě to loosen / to unfasten / to untie 親手替他解了縛
219 2 zhèn town 一直走到了浙江烏鎮地方
220 2 辦事 bànshì to handle affairs / to work 署內無人辦事
221 2 curtain / screen 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
222 2 頭號 tóuhào first rate / top notch 釘了一把頭號的庫戥
223 2 說話 shuōhuà to speak / to say 這裏不是說話處
224 2 點心 diǎnxin pastry 客人都上去喫點心
225 2 zhōu boat / ship 寶舟在那邊
226 2 如今 rújīn nowadays / now 如今卻將何往
227 2 zhǐ purport / aim / purpose 特本請旨
228 2 biǎn a tablet / a sign hung above a door 正廳上懸著一塊匾
229 2 five 三日五日一比
230 2 名士 míng shì a famous scholar / a worthy / a celebrity 浙西各郡都仰慕蘧太守公孫是個少年名士
231 2 zhuǎn to transmit / to convey / to forward (mail) 請姑丈轉上
232 2 仙鄉 xiānxiāng fairyland 卻是不曾拜問貴姓仙鄉
233 2 運氣 yùnqi luck 只是成祖運氣好
234 2 起來 qǐlai beginning or continuing an action / stand up / get out of bed 刊刻起來
235 2 一點 yīdiǎn a bit / a little 雖這一點物件
236 2 zuò to do 王太守著實作難
237 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 晚生只願家君早歸田里
238 2 bēi a cup / a glass 彼此傳杯換盞
239 2 to give / to bestow favors 待孤家親賜一杯酒
240 2 母親 mǔqīn mother 進房去見母親劉氏
241 2 bān sort / kind / class 何以就這般急流勇退了
242 2 前任 qiánrèn predecessor / ex- / former / ex (spouse etc) 南昌府前任蘧太守
243 2 jìng to respect /to honor 失敬了
244 2 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方纔悟了關聖帝君所判
245 2 qín Chinese lute 就是琴
246 2 nán difficult / arduous / hard 實難久戀
247 2 cán to destroy / to spoil / to ruin / to injure 裏面幾本殘書和幾兩銀子
248 2 tóu head 只見屋角頭走過一個人來
249 2 膝下 xīxià at the knee 侍奉姑丈膝下
250 2 弟兄 dìxiōng brothers 兩弟兄在船內道
251 2 覺得 juéde to feel 越覺得胸懷冰冷
252 2 qiū a hill / a mound 是高青邱集詩話
253 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 這些衙役百姓
254 2 老爺 lǎoye lord / master 婁府兩位少老爺到了
255 2 gōng public/ common / state-owned 陞了公座
256 2 affairs / business / matter / activity 印務是通判署著
257 2 沒有 méiyǒu to not have / there is not 天下並沒有第二本
258 2 wilderness 鄙野有餘
259 2 fēi to fly 一個個被他打得魂飛魄散
260 2 公館 gōngguǎn residence / mansion 落在公館
261 2 gāo high / tall 不日高科鼎甲
262 2 無人 wú rén unmanned / uninhabited 署內無人辦事
263 2 guì expensive / costly / valuable 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
264 2 zào black 皂隸若取那輕的
265 2 to bind / to tie 親手替他解了縛
266 2 ěr ear 兼之兩耳重聽
267 2 yīn relatives by marriage 卻還不曾恭喜畢過姻事
268 2 fēng to seal / to close off 老先生正好做封翁享福了
269 2 to carve / to engrave 竟去刻了起來
270 2 繕寫 shànxiě to copy / to transcribe 就是青邱親筆繕寫
271 2 wén writing / text 謚為文恪
272 2 bǎi to put, place 擺上酒來
273 2 zhòng heavy 較了一輕一重
274 2 to be attached to / be subservient to 皂隸若取那輕的
275 2 pàn to judge 那所判
276 2 chuán to transmit 彼此傳杯換盞
277 2 jìn to enter 進房去見母親劉氏
278 2 shòu to teach 著工部員外王惠補授
279 2 horse 大車駟馬
280 2 to arise / to get up 卻想不起
281 2 貴姓 guìxìng what is your name? 卻是不曾拜問貴姓仙鄉
282 2 night 在路曉行夜宿
283 2 low 王惠附耳低言道
284 2 huàn government official 我本無宦情
285 2 反叛 fǎnnì to rebel / to revolt / to disobey 只為寧王反叛
286 2 to reach 若說地方出產及詞訟之事
287 2 shuǐ water 得以菽水承歡
288 2 pán a plate / a shallow dish 為這交盤的事
289 2 高見 gāojiàn wise opinion / brilliant idea (honorific) 無人不拜服高見
290 2 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 進房去見母親劉氏
291 2 人生 rénshēng life 人生賢不肖
292 2 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
293 2 bàn half 裝著半船書畫
294 2 qíng feeling / emotion 周濟之情
295 2 進士 jìnshì jinshi / a palace graduate 由進士出身
296 2 qīng clear / pure / clean 三年清知府
297 2 yòng to use / to apply 用的是頭號板子
298 2 shě to give 在杭州舍親處討取一椿銀子
299 2 miàn side / surface 裏面現出綠底金字
300 2 mìng life 晚學生此番卻是奉家祖之命
301 2 guān cap / crown / headgear 尊大人所以得暢然掛冠
302 2 wǎn evening / night 晚學生此番卻是奉家祖之命
303 2 第二 dì èr second 天下並沒有第二本
304 2 several
305 2 zhèng upright / straight 尊大人精神正旺
306 2 拜見 bàijiàn to pay a formal visit / to call to pay respects / to meet one's senior or superior 叫公孫過來拜見了表叔
307 2 chéng to submit 呈上報單
308 2 yīn cloudy / overcast 看見兩岸桑陰稠密
309 2 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 彼此施了禮
310 2 缺少 quēshǎo to lack 有甚麼缺少不敷處
311 2 報錄 bàolù entry pass for imperial examination 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
312 2 shǒu head 倒常教他做幾首詩
313 2 tíng pavilion 字玉亭
314 2 第八 dì bā Eighth 第八回
315 2 過來 guòlái to come over / to manage / to handle 明日打發少爺過來
316 2 不在 bùzài not here 倒也不在科名
317 2 行李 xíngli luggage 我除了行李被褥之外
318 2 人情 rénqíng human feelings 地方人情
319 2 布衣 bùyī plain cotton clothing / the common people 布衣蔬食
320 2 一本 yīběn one copy 江撫王一本
321 2 zūn a goblet
322 2 extra / surplus / remainder 歷年所積俸餘
323 2 yǐn to drink 王太守也最好飲
324 2 舉動 jǔdòng act / action / activity / move / movement 舉動不群
325 2 guì to kneel 跪著接酒在手
326 2 lüè plan / strategy 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
327 2 kòu to knock / to ask 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
328 2 shǔ to sign 印務是通判署著
329 2 請教 qǐngjiào to consult 請教客人貴處
330 2 hòu to wait 候蘧公子
331 2 到此 dào cǐ at this point 到此無一句不驗了
332 2 shǔ to belong to / be subordinate to 各屬都稟見過了
333 2 jǐng sunlight 眷晚生蘧景玉拜
334 2 hòu after / later 分別去後
335 2 zèng to give a present 今且贈與老先生以為路費
336 2 xìng fortunate / lucky 幸瞻丰采
337 2 my (polite) / poor / ruined / shabby / worn out / defeated 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
338 2 to reply / to answer 正容答道
339 2 路上 lùshang on the road / on a journey / road surface 說起路上遇見王太守的話
340 2 chá tea 換了三遍茶
341 2 tiào to jump / to hop / to skip (a grade) / to leap / to bounce 幾十個兵卒跳上船來
342 2 tán to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss 當下又談了一會閒話
343 2 to anchor a vessel / to lie at anchor 叫船家泊下船
344 2 xíng to walk / to move 在路曉行夜宿
345 2 走進 zǒujìn to enter 走進去舉頭一看
346 2 xiào to smile / to laugh 笑著說道
347 2 quē be short of / to lack 南昌知府員缺
348 2 chí late / tardy 不可久遲
349 2 péi to accompany 公孫陪奉出來
350 2 二百 èr bǎi two hundred 共二百兩
351 2 回來 huílai to return / to come back 王太守送到城外回來
352 2 to die 跳在水裏死了
353 2 lǐng neck 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
354 2 認得 rènde to recognize / to remember / to know 王惠見那少年彷佛有些認得
355 2 當面 dāngmiàn face to face / in somebody's presence 當面相懇
356 2 看看 kànkàn to take a look at / to examine / to survey / (coll.) pretty soon 也幫他看看卷子
357 2 讀書 dúshū to study / to read 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
358 2 關聖帝君 Guān Shèng Dì Jūn Guan Yu 纔曉得關聖帝君判斷的話
359 2 不平 bùpíng injustice / unfairness / wrong / grievance / indignant / resentful 也要算一件不平的事
360 2 一陣 yì zhèn a burst / a fit / a spell 忽見一陣大風
361 2 中堂 Zhōngtáng a calligraphic work for the center of a large hall 這二位乃是婁中堂的公子
362 2 qián money / currency 就知他得了錢了
363 2 dǎo to fall / to collapse / to topple 倒也不在科名
364 2 黑夜 hēiyè night 黑夜逃走
365 2 kuān wide / broad 寬去大衣服
366 2 néng can / able 都道是江西第一個能員
367 2 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 可見萬事分定
368 2 今年 jīnnián this year 老世臺今年多少尊庚了
369 2 話說 huàshuō it is said that / to discuss / to recount 話說王員外纔到京開假
370 2 shī poem / verse 倒常教他做幾首詩
371 2 to repair / to patch / to mend 著工部員外王惠補授
372 2 way / route / road 王觀察窮途逢世好
373 2 大驚 dàjīng with great alarm 蘧公孫大驚道
374 2 時候 shíhou a time / a season / a period 況做秀才的時候
375 2 成祖 Chéngzǔ Chengzu / Emperor Yong Le 也與成祖差不多
376 2 to strike / to hit / to beat 就取那重板子打皂隸
377 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 何不竟將他繕寫成帙
378 2 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 待孤家親賜一杯酒
379 2 一會 yī huì one assembly / one meeting 坐了一會
380 2 出產 chūchǎn to yield 可還有甚麼出產
381 2 soil / ground / land 如此地倉穀
382 2 得了 déle to be finished 就知他得了錢了
383 2 大事 dàshì a major event 若非綱常倫紀大事
384 2 suì age 晚生三十七歲
385 2 jiàn to supervise / to inspect 在監讀書
386 2 承歡 chénghuān to cater to somebody to make them happy (esp. of one's parents) 得以菽水承歡
387 2 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 年老告病
388 2 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 甍逝之後
389 2 衙役 yáyì a bailiff 這些衙役百姓
390 2 sāng mulberry tree 看見兩岸桑陰稠密
391 2 作別 zuòbié to bid farewell 作別去了
392 2 zài to carry / to convey / to load / to hold 屈指已十二載
393 2 湖州 Húzhōu Huzhou 乃是湖州人氏
394 2 西 The West 直喫到日西時分
395 2 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 王道臺心裏不勝駭異
396 2 xiāo mournful / dejected 蕭然可愛
397 2 to edit / to compile 務在安輯
398 2 dǐng a ding / a large, three-leg bronze cauldron 不日高科鼎甲
399 1 spirit / soul 一個個被他打得魂飛魄散
400 1 dān to delay / to prolong 所以耽遲著
401 1 耳朵 ěrduo an ear 耳朵聽話又不甚明白
402 1 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 稱神
403 1 明了 míngliǎo to understand clearly / to be clear about 問明了各項內的餘利
404 1 任意 rènyì arbitrary / wantonly 悉將此項送與老先生任意填補
405 1 改裝 gǎizhuāng to change one's costume / to repackage / to remodel / to refit / to modify / to convert 如何改裝獨自到此
406 1 聽話 tīnghuà to be obedient 耳朵聽話又不甚明白
407 1 急流 jíliú a torrent 何以就這般急流勇退了
408 1 不知 bùzhī do not know 王太守並不知這話是譏誚他
409 1 bài to defeat / to vanquish 不想被新建伯王守仁一陣殺敗
410 1 告別 gàobié to leave / to bid farewell to 只得告別
411 1 friendship 蒙尊公骨肉之誼
412 1 頭上 tóushàng overhead / above 頭上是八個
413 1 liàng bright / brilliant / radiant / light 明盔亮甲
414 1 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 起兵誅君側之奸
415 1 younger brother 弟便掛印而逃
416 1 mèng a dream 睡夢裏也是怕的
417 1 pài school of thought / a sect / a faction 都派入官
418 1 xún to patrol / to make one's rounds 當下酒過數巡
419 1 顫抖 chàndǒu to shudder / to shiver / to shake / to tremble 王道臺顫抖抖的叩頭道
420 1 lèi tears 彼此灑淚分手
421 1 常見 chángjiàn commonly seen 我每常見這些教書的先生也不見有甚麼學問
422 1 墓道 mùdào path leading to a grave / tomb passage / aisle leading to the coffin chamber of an ancient tomb 不能親自再來拜謁墓道了
423 1 chèng scale / platform balance 把兩根板子拿到內衙上秤
424 1 可愛 kěài cute / lovely 蕭然可愛
425 1 須要 xūyào must have 說話須要謹慎
426 1 商議 shāngyì to negotiate / to discuss / to propose 商議不如返舍為是
427 1 譏誚 jīqiào to deride / to mock 王太守並不知這話是譏誚他
428 1 歸田 guītián to return to the country 晚生只願家君早歸田里
429 1 hūn dusk / nightfall / twilight 昏天黑地
430 1 稠密 chóumì dense 看見兩岸桑陰稠密
431 1 長班 chángbān a personal attendant 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
432 1 開筵 kāiyán to host a banquet 相府開筵
433 1 朋友 péngyou friend 遍送親戚朋友
434 1 black silk 削髮披緇去了
435 1 jiǎn to cut with scissors 把王道臺反剪了手
436 1 利害 lìhài pros and cons / advantages and disadvantages 無一個不知道太爺的利害
437 1 爽快 shuǎngkuài refreshed 爽快
438 1 用飯 yòngfàn to eat / to have a meal 掩門用飯
439 1 一個人 yī gè rén by oneself / alone 只見屋角頭走過一個人來
440 1 工部 gōng bù name of Kangxi radical 48 著工部員外王惠補授
441 1 táng main hall / a large room 兩日黃堂
442 1 歇息 xiēxī to rest / to stay for the night / to go to bed / to sleep 進房歇息
443 1 拜謁 bàiyè to pay a formal visit / to call to pay respects / to pay homage 不能親自再來拜謁墓道了
444 1 上船 shàngchuán to get on the boat 幾十個兵卒跳上船來
445 1 different / other 王道臺心裏不勝駭異
446 1 親戚 qīnqi relatives 遍送親戚朋友
447 1 王爺 wángyé prince / marquis / nobleman 王爺即賞與江西按察司之職
448 1 zhuō to clutch / to grab 捉上大船
449 1 shēn human body / torso 我輕身更好逃竄了
450 1 bào newspaper 來生犬馬相報便了
451 1 běng ornament 諱琫
452 1 rǎng to push up one's sleeves / to reject or resist / to seize / to perturb / to steal 所以在風塵勞攘的時候
453 1 kuài fast / quick 快去迎請進來
454 1 hán cold / wintry / chilly 仍是寒素
455 1 塵土 chéntǔ dust 我們幾年京華塵土中
456 1 jīn gold 約有二千餘金
457 1 取得 qǔdé to acquire / to get / to obtain 只取得二百兩銀子
458 1 一家 yījiā the whole family 可與足下一家
459 1 餘年 yúnián one's remaining years 中堂在朝二十餘年
460 1 fish
461 1 算計 suànjì to reckon / to calculate / to plan / to expect / to scheme 算計只有歸來是
462 1 憐惜 liánxī to pity / to sympathize with 我心裏更加憐惜他
463 1 不知道 bù zhīdào do not know 無一個不知道太爺的利害
464 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 四散亂走
465 1 休怪 xiūguài don't blame 休怪怠慢
466 1 上都 Shàngdū Shangdu / Xanadu / Shangtu / Chandu / Xandu / Kemenfu / Kaipingfu 兩邊船上都要趕路
467 1 時分 shífēn time / a period during the day / one of the 12 two-hour periods enumerated by the earthly branches 直喫到日西時分
468 1 chē a vehicle 大車駟馬
469 1 痛飲 tòngyǐn to drink one's fill 兩弟兄憑舷痛飲
470 1 分手 fēnshǒu to split up / to break up 彼此灑淚分手
471 1 被褥 bèirù bedding / bedclothes 我除了行李被褥之外
472 1 算盤 suànpán abacus 算盤聲
473 1 dīng to follow closely 釘了一把頭號的庫戥
474 1 wǎng to go (in a direction) 如今卻將何往
475 1 miào wonderful / fantastic 去尋一個僻靜所在安身為妙
476 1 貧窮 pínqióng poor / impoverished 貧窮些也不妨
477 1 報應 bàoyīng retribution / judgment 只怕還是做官的報應
478 1 元氣 yuánqì strength / vigor / vitality 與其出一個斲削元氣的進士
479 1 讓位 ràngwèi to abdicate / to yield 讓位坐下
480 1 打罵 dǎmà to scold / to abuse 動不動就是打罵
481 1 歸來 guīlái to come back 算計只有歸來是
482 1 zhuó to chop / to hack / to carve 與其出一個斲削元氣的進士
483 1 bīn a guest / a visitor 所以這些幕賓先生
484 1 公墓 gōngmù public cemetery 到令先太保公及尊公文恪公墓上
485 1 zhān to look at 幸瞻丰采
486 1 fèi fee / expenses 老先生不必過費清心
487 1 liú Liu 進房去見母親劉氏
488 1 千萬 qiānwàn ten million 船上有千萬火把
489 1 路費 lùfèi travel expenses / money for a voyage / toll 今且贈與老先生以為路費
490 1 yāng center 也有央著來說的
491 1 cāng the hold of ship / cabin 走進中艙
492 1 造就 zàojiù to bring up / to train 近來造就何如
493 1 kuáng insane / mad 幾乎發了狂疾
494 1 成敗 chéng bài success or failure 成敗論人
495 1 貴庚 guìgēng your age (honorific) 世兄今年貴庚多少了
496 1 valley / gorge / ravine 如此地倉穀
497 1 zhàn to tremble / to shiver 王道臺嚇得撒抖抖的顫
498 1 相會 xiānghuì to meet together 當日在南昌相會的少爺
499 1 先人 xiānrén ancestors / deceased parents 先人敝廬
500 1 可敬 kějìng venerable 更加可敬了

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 117 le completion of an action 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
2 75 dào way / road / path 上寫道
3 70 wáng Wang 王觀察窮途逢世好
4 60 de possessive particle 為這交盤的事
5 58 a plant which resembles wheat but has no ediblible parts 南昌府前任蘧太守
6 52 太守 tài shǒu a governor of a province 南昌府前任蘧太守
7 45 shì is / are / am / to be 王員外問是何喜事
8 36 zài in / at 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
9 30 also / too 王惠也回拜過了
10 30 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 婁公子故裏遇貧交
11 27 公孫 Gōngsūn Gongsun 原來是蘧老先生的令公孫
12 27 he / him 也幫他看看卷子
13 26 zhè this / these 為這交盤的事
14 25 not / no 耳朵聽話又不甚明白
15 24 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 著工部員外王惠補授
16 24 inside / interior 婁公子故裏遇貧交
17 24 one 於部屬內揀選一員
18 23 dào to arrive 話說王員外纔到京開假
19 22 zhe indicates that an action is continuing 著工部員外王惠補授
20 22 lái to come 便是蘧太守來拜
21 20 liǎng two 兼之兩耳重聽
22 20 wèi position / location / place 你來同這位客人一席坐罷
23 19 that 王太守看那蘧公子翩然俊雅
24 19 to go 去江西到任
25 19 ge unit 只落得個訟簡刑清
26 19 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 蘧太守差人來稟說
27 18 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 多承老先生記念
28 18 jiàn to see 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
29 18 先生 xiānsheng Mr. / sir / mister / teacher / title of respect / gentleman 多承老先生記念
30 17 de potential marker 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
31 17 jiā house / home / residence 家君年老
32 17 chuán boat / ship / watercraft 裝著半船書畫
33 17 yǒu is / are / to exist 約有二千餘金
34 16 I / me / my 而今你我替朝廷辦事
35 16 dōu all 各屬都稟見過了
36 16 rén person / people / a human being 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
37 15 shì matter / thing / item 為要地須才事
38 15 this / these 此乃沿江重地
39 15 níng Nanjing 適值江西寧王反亂
40 14 jiù right away 王太守不肯就接
41 14 several 原有幾畝薄產
42 14 zhǐ only / just 晚生只願家君早歸田里
43 14 què but / yet / however / while / nevertheless 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
44 14 xià next 讓位坐下
45 14 zhī him / her / them / that 須才能幹濟之員
46 13 èr two 這二位乃是婁中堂的公子
47 13 day of the month / a certain day 不日高科鼎甲
48 13 zuò to sit 讓位坐下
49 13 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 謝恩過
50 12 bài to bow / to pay respect to 便是蘧太守來拜
51 12 不曾 bùcéng never 王道臺在衙門並不曾收拾得一件東西
52 12 南昌 Nánchāng Nanchang 南昌知府員缺
53 12 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 家君年老
54 12 shàng top / a high position 上寫道
55 11 tái unit 老世臺今年多少尊庚了
56 11 biǎo clock / a wrist watch 你婁家表叔到了
57 11 一個 yī gè one instance / one unit 一個個被他打得魂飛魄散
58 11 jiào to call / to yell / to be called / to order 叫請少爺進來
59 11 zuò to make 家君做縣令時
60 11 you 而今你我替朝廷辦事
61 11 and 悉將此項送與老先生任意填補
62 10 lóu to wear 婁公子故裏遇貧交
63 10 zhōng middle 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
64 10 zhí nephew 是蘧太守的親內姪
65 10 wèi for / to 為要地須才事
66 9 chū to go out 已經出了衙門
67 9 sòng to deliver / to carry / to give 悉將此項送與老先生任意填補
68 9 sān three 換了三遍茶
69 9 marker for direct-object 釘了一把頭號的庫戥
70 9 huà spoken words / talk / conversation / dialect / language 的話
71 9 xiē some 蘧公子見他問的都是些鄙陋不過的話
72 9 big / great / huge / large / major 蘧公子十分大酒量
73 9 yòu again / also 耳朵聽話又不甚明白
74 9 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
75 9 王道 wángdào the Way of the King / statecraft / benevolent rule 王道臺看見
76 9 wèn to ask 王員外問是何喜事
77 9 nèi inside / interior 於部屬內揀選一員
78 9 běn measure word for books 本該自己來領王太爺的教
79 9 便是 biànshì precisely / exactly / even / if / just like / in the same way as 便是蘧太守來拜
80 8 four 上面四個大字是
81 8 xiōng elder brother 世兄今年貴庚多少了
82 8 naturally / of course / certainly 自此隨在寧王軍中
83 8 少年 shàonián a juvenile / youngster 只有一個少年獨自據了一桌
84 8 shū book 把六房書辦都傳進來
85 8 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 一乘小轎
86 8 kàn to see / to look 王太守看那蘧公子翩然俊雅
87 8 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 心便不疼了
88 8 hǎo good 王觀察窮途逢世好
89 8 already / afterwards 難道已仙遊了麼
90 8 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 太爺年老多病
91 7 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 而今卻可賦
92 7 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 所以在風塵勞攘的時候
93 7 進來 jìnlái to come in 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
94 7 說道 shuōdào to state / to say / to discuss / to explain 笑著說道
95 7 rèn to bear / to undertake 去江西到任
96 7 yào to want / to wish for 一切事都要仗託王太爺擔代
97 7 姑丈 gūzhàng husband of paternal aunt 請姑丈轉上
98 7 an official institution / a state bureau 南昌府知府員缺
99 7 can / may / permissible 可供饘粥
100 7 yuán personel / employee 南昌知府員缺
101 7 ancestor / forefather 便是家祖
102 7 xiǎng to think 不想被新建伯王守仁一陣殺敗
103 7 nián year 三年清知府
104 6 huí to go back / to return 第八回
105 6 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 殺的殺了
106 6 tóng like / same / similar 你來同這位客人一席坐罷
107 6 huàn to exchange 換了三遍茶
108 6 出來 chūlái to come out / to emerge 出來坐堂之時
109 6 guān an office 休官莫問子
110 6 江西 Jiāngxī Jiangxi 去江西到任
111 6 to fear / to be afraid of 只怕要換三樣聲息
112 6 wén to hear 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
113 6 letter / symbol / character 上面四個大字是
114 6 to take / to get / to fetch 皂隸若取那輕的
115 6 shēng sound 是吟詩聲
116 6 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 悉將此項送與老先生任意填補
117 6 銀子 yínzi money / silver 蘧太守果然送了一項銀子
118 6 xiě to write 上寫道
119 6 qǐng to ask / to inquire 特本請旨
120 6 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 一向總隨尊大人任所的
121 6 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 常患肺病
122 6 tīng to listen 果然聽了蘧公子的話
123 6 yàng shape / form / pattern / style 聞得貴府衙門裏有三樣聲息
124 6 rán correct / right / certainly 王太守看那蘧公子翩然俊雅
125 6 yīn because 因是如此
126 6 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 而今卻可賦
127 5 fèng to offer / to present 奉席坐下
128 5 船家 chuánjiā a boatman 船家
129 5 road / path / way 各路戒嚴
130 5 衙門 yámen government office in imperial China / yamen 已經出了衙門
131 5 bié do not / must not 自拜別姑丈大人
132 5 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 都也還有幾處
133 5 xīn heart 王道臺心裏不勝駭異
134 5 晚生 wǎnshēng I / me 眷晚生蘧景玉拜
135 5 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 本該自己來領王太爺的教
136 5 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 此乃沿江重地
137 5 bèi by 一個個被他打得魂飛魄散
138 5 hái also / in addition / more 還記得前任臬司向家君說道
139 5 zūn to honor / to respect 老世臺今年多少尊庚了
140 5 上面 shàngmian top / position above 都寫了暗號在上面
141 5 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 四散亂走
142 5 zhī to know 也不可知
143 5 甚麼 shénme what (forming a question) 有甚麼缺少不敷處
144 5 no 家君在這裏無他好處
145 5 shū father's younger brother 想是令叔
146 5 xiān first 這便是先君
147 5 人家 rénjia other people / somebody else / he, she or they / I, me, myself 公館是個舊人家一所大房子
148 5 cái just / not until 話說王員外纔到京開假
149 5 shǔ to count 家君知道老先生數任京官
150 5 嘉興 Jiāxīng Jiaxing 浙江嘉興府人
151 5 a banquet 奉席坐下
152 5 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 婁公子故裏遇貧交
153 5 shì a generation 王觀察窮途逢世好
154 5 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 降順了孤家
155 5 大人 dàren adult / grownup 前晤尊公大人
156 5 each 各屬都稟見過了
157 5 child / son 休官莫問子
158 5 shēng to promote / to rise / to ascend 陞了公座
159 5 多少 duōshǎo number / amount / how much / how many 老世臺今年多少尊庚了
160 4 shùn to obey 降順了孤家
161 4 太爺 tàiyé paternal grandfather 太爺年老多病
162 4 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 今世不能再見
163 4 nán south 朝廷就把他推陞了南贛道
164 4 ma final interrogative particle 難道已仙遊了麼
165 4 to stop / to cease / to suspend 你來同這位客人一席坐罷
166 4 果然 guǒrán really / sure enough 蘧太守果然送了一項銀子
167 4 precious 眷晚生蘧景玉拜
168 4 bìng and / furthermore / also 王太守並不知這話是譏誚他
169 4 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 而今你我替朝廷辦事
170 4 應諾 yīngnuò to promise / to agree to do 王惠應諾了
171 4 yìn to stamp / to seal / to mark / to print 印務是通判署著
172 4 kāi to open 話說王員外纔到京開假
173 4 zǎo early 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
174 4 交代 jiāodài to hand over 說到交代一事
175 4 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 還記得前任臬司向家君說道
176 4 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 王太守開了宅門
177 4 guà to hang / to put up / to suspend 尊大人所以得暢然掛冠
178 4 還有 háiyǒu furthermore / in addition / still / also 都也還有幾處
179 4 to hold / to seize / to catch / to take 把兩根板子拿到內衙上秤
180 4 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 當面相懇
181 4 客人 kèrén guest 客人都上去喫點心
182 4 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 原來是蘧老先生的令公孫
183 4 fàn food / a meal 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
184 4 直到 zhídào until 直到早飯過後
185 4 彼此 bǐcǐ each other / one another 彼此參差著
186 4 板子 bǎnzi a board / a plank 板子聲
187 4 tōng to go through / to open 長子現任通政司大堂
188 4 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 因是如此
189 4 shén what 耳朵聽話又不甚明白
190 4 father's elder brother 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
191 4 今日 jīnrì today 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
192 4 gàn Jiangxi 朝廷就把他推陞了南贛道
193 4 gèng more / even more 我輕身更好逃竄了
194 4 員外 yuánwài landlord 話說王員外纔到京開假
195 4 朝廷 cháo tíng imperial court 而今你我替朝廷辦事
196 4 知府 zhīfǔ prefectural magistrate 南昌知府員缺
197 4 問道 wèn dào to ask the way / to ask 王太守慢慢問道
198 4 xián virtuous / worthy 人生賢不肖
199 4 地方 dìfāng place 地方人情
200 4 a time 次年
201 4 měi each / every 每懷長林豐草之思
202 4 xiàng an item / a thing / a clause 雜項之類
203 4 fān to take turns / a turn / a time 晚學生此番卻是奉家祖之命
204 4 jiē to join 王太守不肯就接
205 4 說起 shuōqǐ to mention / to bring up (a subject) / with regard to / as for 因又說起
206 4 shǎo few 准的詞訟甚少
207 3 xiāng a case / a box / a chest / a trunk 只取了一個枕箱
208 3 biàn turn / one time 換了三遍茶
209 3 就是 jiùshì is precisely / is exactly 就是琴
210 3 將來 jiānglái the future 將來
211 3 jiǔ old 實難久戀
212 3 尊公 zūngōng (honorific) your father 前晤尊公大人
213 3 bǐng a natural property / endowment 各屬都稟見過了
214 3 在此 zàicǐ here 家君在此數年
215 3 看見 kànjiàn to see 王道臺看見
216 3 宿 to lodge / to stay overnight 在路曉行夜宿
217 3 solitary 孤家是奉太后密旨
218 3 men plural 小姪們在京
219 3 a branch of study 不日高科鼎甲
220 3 不過 bùguò but / however 不過仍舊是儒生行徑
221 3 jīng to be surprised / to be frightened / to be scared 喫了一驚
222 3 chī to consume / to eat or drink 直喫到日西時分
223 3 tīng main hall 到廳陞座
224 3 míng measure word for people 倒也不在科名
225 3 天下 tiānxià China 天下並沒有第二本
226 3 名字 míngzi full name 添了我的名字
227 3 三公 Sān Gōng Three Ducal Ministers 這位三公子
228 3 zhǐ only / just 叫了一隻小船
229 3 hóng red / vermillion 一副紅全帖
230 3 dǒu to shake / to tremble 王道臺嚇得撒抖抖的顫
231 3 public office 衙裏整治酒飯
232 3 數年 shǔnián several years 這數年總在這裏的
233 3 hair 幾乎發了狂疾
234 3 shǒu hand 把王道臺反剪了手
235 3 取出 qǔchū to take out / to extract 不曾取出盤費
236 3 xìng family name / surname 尊姓
237 3 dài to carry / to bring 蘧太守帶著公子家眷
238 3 jīng Beijing 話說王員外纔到京開假
239 3 當日 dāngrì at the time 當日在南昌相會的少爺
240 3 逃走 táozǒu to escape / to flee 黑夜逃走
241 3 dìng to decide 王太守許定出結
242 3 年老 niánlǎo aged / old 年老告病
243 3 這個 zhège this / this one 這個更是姑丈高見
244 3 promptly / right away / immediately 王爺即賞與江西按察司之職
245 3 上岸 shàngàn to go ashore / to climb ashore 王惠也拿了幾個錢上岸
246 3 知道 zhīdào to know 家君知道老先生數任京官
247 3 hui to conceal 台諱是景玉
248 3 歡喜 huānxǐ joyful 滿心歡喜
249 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 也不可知
250 3 jǐn tense / tight / taut 這三樣聲息卻也有趣的緊
251 3 有些 yǒuxiē some 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
252 3 乃是 nǎishì nevertheless 真乃是慌不擇路
253 3 clothes / dress / garment 寬去大衣服
254 3 可見 kějiàn worthy of viewing / it is clear / clear / visible 可見
255 3 只有 zhǐyǒu only 只有一個少年獨自據了一桌
256 3 盤費 pánfèi travel expenses / fare / traveling allowance 不曾取出盤費
257 3 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 婁公子故裏遇貧交
258 3 下去 xiàqu to go down / to descend 雙膝跪了下去
259 3 zhēn real / true / genuine 真乃是慌不擇路
260 3 fáng a room 把六房書辦都傳進來
261 3 qīng light / not heavy 較了一輕一重
262 3 shí time / a period of time 家君做縣令時
263 3 zhěn pillow 只取了一個枕箱
264 3 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 王觀察窮途逢世好
265 3 to enter 都派入官
266 3 jiǎ armor 不日高科鼎甲
267 3 jiàn a document 王道臺在衙門並不曾收拾得一件東西
268 3 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 不如退休了好
269 3 一番 yīfān once 將來老先生一番振作
270 3 zhǐ paper 匾上貼著紅紙
271 3 qīn relatives 在杭州舍親處討取一椿銀子
272 3 chēng to call / to address 到而今稱聖
273 3 zhèng government 長子現任通政司大堂
274 3 jié to bond / to tie / to bind 王太守許定出結
275 3 如何 rúhé how / what way / what 卻如何這般稱呼
276 3 當下 dāngxià presently / immediately / at once 當下酒過數巡
277 3 huāng to panic 慌走下來
278 3 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢
279 3 浙江 Zhèjiāng Zhejiang 浙江嘉興府人
280 3 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 查畢公事回衙
281 3 少爺 shǎoyé son of the boss / young master of the house / your son (honorific) 明日打發少爺過來
282 3 suí to follow 一向總隨尊大人任所的
283 3 一日 yī rì one [whole] day 非止一日
284 3 聲息 shēngxī sound (often with negative, not a sound) / whisper 聞得貴府衙門裏有三樣聲息
285 3 十分 shífēn extremely / utterly / absolutely 蘧公子十分大酒量
286 3 這些 zhè xiē these 所以這些幕賓先生
287 3 小船 xiǎochuán a boat 叫了一隻小船
288 3 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 一向總隨尊大人任所的
289 3 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 逃的逃了
290 3 inside / interior 晚生只願家君早歸田里
291 3 新建 xīnjiàn new construction / newly built 不想被新建伯王守仁一陣殺敗
292 3 cóng from 那些從人
293 3 自己 zìjǐ self 本該自己來領王太爺的教
294 3 詞訟 císòng lawsuit / legal case 詞訟裏可也略有些甚麼通融
295 2 既是 jìshì since / as / being the case that 你既是江西的能員
296 2 何不 hé bù why not 何不就將你討來的銀子送他盤費
297 2 jiāng a large river 江撫王一本
298 2 jiě to loosen / to unfasten / to untie 親手替他解了縛
299 2 zhèn town 一直走到了浙江烏鎮地方
300 2 辦事 bànshì to handle affairs / to work 署內無人辦事
301 2 curtain / screen 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
302 2 頭號 tóuhào first rate / top notch 釘了一把頭號的庫戥
303 2 說話 shuōhuà to speak / to say 這裏不是說話處
304 2 點心 diǎnxin pastry 客人都上去喫點心
305 2 zhōu boat / ship 寶舟在那邊
306 2 如今 rújīn nowadays / now 如今卻將何往
307 2 zhǐ purport / aim / purpose 特本請旨
308 2 biǎn a tablet / a sign hung above a door 正廳上懸著一塊匾
309 2 five 三日五日一比
310 2 名士 míng shì a famous scholar / a worthy / a celebrity 浙西各郡都仰慕蘧太守公孫是個少年名士
311 2 zhuǎn to transmit / to convey / to forward (mail) 請姑丈轉上
312 2 仙鄉 xiānxiāng fairyland 卻是不曾拜問貴姓仙鄉
313 2 運氣 yùnqi luck 只是成祖運氣好
314 2 起來 qǐlai beginning or continuing an action / stand up / get out of bed 刊刻起來
315 2 一點 yīdiǎn a bit / a little 雖這一點物件
316 2 他們 tāmen they 他們都上岸去了
317 2 zuò to do 王太守著實作難
318 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 晚生只願家君早歸田里
319 2 bēi a cup / a glass 彼此傳杯換盞
320 2 to give / to bestow favors 待孤家親賜一杯酒
321 2 母親 mǔqīn mother 進房去見母親劉氏
322 2 according to 只有一個少年獨自據了一桌
323 2 bān sort / kind / class 何以就這般急流勇退了
324 2 前任 qiánrèn predecessor / ex- / former / ex (spouse etc) 南昌府前任蘧太守
325 2 jìng to respect /to honor 失敬了
326 2 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方纔悟了關聖帝君所判
327 2 qín Chinese lute 就是琴
328 2 那些 nàxiē those 那些從人
329 2 nán difficult / arduous / hard 實難久戀
330 2 in / at 於部屬內揀選一員
331 2 cán to destroy / to spoil / to ruin / to injure 裏面幾本殘書和幾兩銀子
332 2 tóu head 只見屋角頭走過一個人來
333 2 除了 chúle except 我除了行李被褥之外
334 2 膝下 xīxià at the knee 侍奉姑丈膝下
335 2 弟兄 dìxiōng brothers 兩弟兄在船內道
336 2 覺得 juéde to feel 越覺得胸懷冰冷
337 2 qiū a hill / a mound 是高青邱集詩話
338 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 這些衙役百姓
339 2 jiǎo unit of money equal to 0.1 yuan 思量總角交好
340 2 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 婁公子故裏遇貧交
341 2 老爺 lǎoye lord / master 婁府兩位少老爺到了
342 2 gōng public/ common / state-owned 陞了公座
343 2 affairs / business / matter / activity 印務是通判署著
344 2 沒有 méiyǒu to not have / there is not 天下並沒有第二本
345 2 wilderness 鄙野有餘
346 2 fēi to fly 一個個被他打得魂飛魄散
347 2 公館 gōngguǎn residence / mansion 落在公館
348 2 gāo high / tall 不日高科鼎甲
349 2 近來 jìnlái recently / lately 近來造就何如
350 2 dàn but / yet / however 但只問著晚生
351 2 無人 wú rén unmanned / uninhabited 署內無人辦事
352 2 guì expensive / costly / valuable 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
353 2 kuàng moreover / how much the more 況做秀才的時候
354 2 zào black 皂隸若取那輕的
355 2 to bind / to tie 親手替他解了縛
356 2 ěr ear 兼之兩耳重聽
357 2 yīn relatives by marriage 卻還不曾恭喜畢過姻事
358 2 fēng to seal / to close off 老先生正好做封翁享福了
359 2 to carve / to engrave 竟去刻了起來
360 2 繕寫 shànxiě to copy / to transcribe 就是青邱親筆繕寫
361 2 wén writing / text 謚為文恪
362 2 bǎi to put, place 擺上酒來
363 2 zhòng heavy 較了一輕一重
364 2 to be attached to / be subservient to 皂隸若取那輕的
365 2 pàn to judge 那所判
366 2 chuán to transmit 彼此傳杯換盞
367 2 jìn to enter 進房去見母親劉氏
368 2 shòu to teach 著工部員外王惠補授
369 2 horse 大車駟馬
370 2 to arise / to get up 卻想不起
371 2 貴姓 guìxìng what is your name? 卻是不曾拜問貴姓仙鄉
372 2 night 在路曉行夜宿
373 2 更加 gèngjiā even more 更加可敬了
374 2 low 王惠附耳低言道
375 2 shéi who / whoever 誰想享年不永
376 2 huàn government official 我本無宦情
377 2 反叛 fǎnnì to rebel / to revolt / to disobey 只為寧王反叛
378 2 to reach 若說地方出產及詞訟之事
379 2 jìng actually / in the end 何不竟將他繕寫成帙
380 2 shuǐ water 得以菽水承歡
381 2 pán a plate / a shallow dish 為這交盤的事
382 2 高見 gāojiàn wise opinion / brilliant idea (honorific) 無人不拜服高見
383 2 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 進房去見母親劉氏
384 2 人生 rénshēng life 人生賢不肖
385 2 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 王員外賞了報喜人酒飯
386 2 bàn half 裝著半船書畫
387 2 親手 qīnshǒu with one's own hands 親手替他解了縛
388 2 qíng feeling / emotion 周濟之情
389 2 進士 jìnshì jinshi / a palace graduate 由進士出身
390 2 qīng clear / pure / clean 三年清知府
391 2 qiě moreover / also 今且贈與老先生以為路費
392 2 yòng to use / to apply 用的是頭號板子
393 2 dāng to be / to act as / to serve as 王道臺也抵當不住
394 2 shě to give 在杭州舍親處討取一椿銀子
395 2 jué absolutely 也絕不耐煩去搜剔他
396 2 miàn side / surface 裏面現出綠底金字
397 2 mìng life 晚學生此番卻是奉家祖之命
398 2 guān cap / crown / headgear 尊大人所以得暢然掛冠
399 2 wǎn evening / night 晚學生此番卻是奉家祖之命
400 2 第二 dì èr second 天下並沒有第二本
401 2 several
402 2 necessary / must 為要地須才事
403 2 只得 zhǐdé have no alternative but to / be obliged to 只得告別
404 2 zhèng upright / straight 尊大人精神正旺
405 2 拜見 bàijiàn to pay a formal visit / to call to pay respects / to meet one's senior or superior 叫公孫過來拜見了表叔
406 2 chéng to submit 呈上報單
407 2 yīn cloudy / overcast 看見兩岸桑陰稠密
408 2 老夫 lǎofū I (spoken by an old man) 老夫姑息的緊
409 2 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 彼此施了禮
410 2 ruò to seem / to be like / as 若說地方出產及詞訟之事
411 2 缺少 quēshǎo to lack 有甚麼缺少不敷處
412 2 報錄 bàolù entry pass for imperial examination 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
413 2 shǒu head 倒常教他做幾首詩
414 2 tíng pavilion 字玉亭
415 2 第八 dì bā Eighth 第八回
416 2 what / where / which 王員外問是何喜事
417 2 過來 guòlái to come over / to manage / to handle 明日打發少爺過來
418 2 不在 bùzài not here 倒也不在科名
419 2 行李 xíngli luggage 我除了行李被褥之外
420 2 人情 rénqíng human feelings 地方人情
421 2 布衣 bùyī plain cotton clothing / the common people 布衣蔬食
422 2 一本 yīběn one copy 江撫王一本
423 2 zūn a goblet
424 2 extra / surplus / remainder 歷年所積俸餘
425 2 yǐn to drink 王太守也最好飲
426 2 舉動 jǔdòng act / action / activity / move / movement 舉動不群
427 2 guì to kneel 跪著接酒在手
428 2 lüè plan / strategy 今日卻聞得略有些貴恙
429 2 kòu to knock / to ask 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
430 2 shǔ to sign 印務是通判署著
431 2 請教 qǐngjiào to consult 請教客人貴處
432 2 suī although / even though 雖這一點物件
433 2 hòu to wait 候蘧公子
434 2 到此 dào cǐ at this point 到此無一句不驗了
435 2 shǔ to belong to / be subordinate to 各屬都稟見過了
436 2 jǐng sunlight 眷晚生蘧景玉拜
437 2 hòu after / later 分別去後
438 2 zèng to give a present 今且贈與老先生以為路費
439 2 xìng fortunate / lucky 幸瞻丰采
440 2 獨自 dúzì alone 只有一個少年獨自據了一桌
441 2 my (polite) / poor / ruined / shabby / worn out / defeated 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
442 2 to reply / to answer 正容答道
443 2 路上 lùshang on the road / on a journey / road surface 說起路上遇見王太守的話
444 2 chá tea 換了三遍茶
445 2 tiào to jump / to hop / to skip (a grade) / to leap / to bounce 幾十個兵卒跳上船來
446 2 tán to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss 當下又談了一會閒話
447 2 to anchor a vessel / to lie at anchor 叫船家泊下船
448 2 xíng to walk / to move 在路曉行夜宿
449 2 走進 zǒujìn to enter 走進去舉頭一看
450 2 xiào to smile / to laugh 笑著說道
451 2 quē be short of / to lack 南昌知府員缺
452 2 chí late / tardy 不可久遲
453 2 respectful / reverent 謚為文恪
454 2 péi to accompany 公孫陪奉出來
455 2 二百 èr bǎi two hundred 共二百兩
456 2 落得 luòde ending up as / leading to / resulting in / in total 只落得個訟簡刑清
457 2 回來 huílai to return / to come back 王太守送到城外回來
458 2 to die 跳在水裏死了
459 2 lǐng neck 早見長班領報錄人進來叩喜
460 2 認得 rènde to recognize / to remember / to know 王惠見那少年彷佛有些認得
461 2 當面 dāngmiàn face to face / in somebody's presence 當面相懇
462 2 看看 kànkàn to take a look at / to examine / to survey / (coll.) pretty soon 也幫他看看卷子
463 2 讀書 dúshū to study / to read 相隨敝門伯范老先生在山東督學幕中讀書
464 2 關聖帝君 Guān Shèng Dì Jūn Guan Yu 纔曉得關聖帝君判斷的話
465 2 不平 bùpíng injustice / unfairness / wrong / grievance / indignant / resentful 也要算一件不平的事
466 2 一陣 yì zhèn a burst / a fit / a spell 忽見一陣大風
467 2 中堂 Zhōngtáng a calligraphic work for the center of a large hall 這二位乃是婁中堂的公子
468 2 qián money / currency 就知他得了錢了
469 2 dǎo to fall / to collapse / to topple 倒也不在科名
470 2 只是 zhǐshì merely / simply / only 只是茫茫四海
471 2 黑夜 hēiyè night 黑夜逃走
472 2 此時 cǐshí now / this moment 此時王道臺被縛得心口十分疼痛
473 2 kuān wide / broad 寬去大衣服
474 2 néng can / able 都道是江西第一個能員
475 2 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 可見萬事分定
476 2 gòng together 共二百兩
477 2 今年 jīnnián this year 老世臺今年多少尊庚了
478 2 話說 huàshuō it is said that / to discuss / to recount 話說王員外纔到京開假
479 2 shī poem / verse 倒常教他做幾首詩
480 2 xiàng towards / to 還記得前任臬司向家君說道
481 2 to repair / to patch / to mend 著工部員外王惠補授
482 2 way / route / road 王觀察窮途逢世好
483 2 大驚 dàjīng with great alarm 蘧公孫大驚道
484 2 時候 shíhou a time / a season / a period 況做秀才的時候
485 2 成祖 Chéngzǔ Chengzu / Emperor Yong Le 也與成祖差不多
486 2 to strike / to hit / to beat 就取那重板子打皂隸
487 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed 何不竟將他繕寫成帙
488 2 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 待孤家親賜一杯酒
489 2 一會 yī huì one assembly / one meeting 坐了一會
490 2 出產 chūchǎn to yield 可還有甚麼出產
491 2 soil / ground / land 如此地倉穀
492 2 也是 yěshì in addition 睡夢裏也是怕的
493 2 a measure word for companies, households, door, families, etc 其餘戶婚田土
494 2 得了 déle to be finished 就知他得了錢了
495 2 何以 héyǐ why 何以就這般急流勇退了
496 2 原來 yuánlái originally / formerly 原來是蘧老先生的令公孫
497 2 大事 dàshì a major event 若非綱常倫紀大事
498 2 suì age 晚生三十七歲
499 2 jiàn to supervise / to inspect 在監讀書
500 2 承歡 chénghuān to cater to somebody to make them happy (esp. of one's parents) 得以菽水承歡

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
按察司 ànchá sī
  1. Surveillance Commission
  2. Provincial Judge
成祖 Chéngzǔ Chengzu / Emperor Yong Le
臣子 chénzǐ an official in feudal court / subject
大内 大內 Dà Nèi Main Imperial Palace
gàn
  1. Jiangxi
  2. Gan River
  3. Gan dialect
高青 gāoqīng Gaoqing
gēng 7th heavenly stem
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)
关圣帝君 關聖帝君 Guān Shèng Dì Jūn Guan Yu
杭州 Hángzhōu Hangzhou
翰林 hànlín Hanlin
湖州 Húzhōu Huzhou
jiāng
  1. a large river
  2. Yangtze River
  3. Jiang
  4. Jiangsu
  5. Jiang
江西 Jiāngxī Jiangxi
江西省 Jiāngxī Shěng Jiangxi Province
嘉兴 嘉興 Jiāxīng Jiaxing
lóu
  1. to wear
  2. Lou
  3. Lou
南昌 Nánchāng Nanchang
  1. you / thou
  2. Ru River
  3. Ru
三公 Sān Gōng Three Ducal Ministers
山东 山東 Shāndōng Shandong
上都 Shàngdū Shangdu / Xanadu / Shangtu / Chandu / Xandu / Kemenfu / Kaipingfu
诗话 詩話 shīhuà shihua / poetry criticism
sòng
  1. Song Dynasty
  2. Song
  3. Liu Song Dynasty
太保 Tàibǎo Grand Protector
太湖 tàihú Taihu
天台 Tiāntái
  1. Tiantai / T'ien-tai
  2. Tiantai / Tiantai School
王守仁 Wáng Shǒurén Wang Shouren / Wang Yangming
仙游 仙遊 xiānyóu Xianyou
小港 xiǎogǎng Xiaogang / Hsiaokang
一乘 yī shèng ekayāna / one vehicle
永乐 永樂 Yǒng Lè Emperor Yong Le
zhè
  1. Abbreviation for Zhejiang
  2. Zhe River
浙江 Zhèjiāng
  1. Zhejiang
  2. Zhe River / Qiantang River
中堂 Zhōngtáng a calligraphic work for the center of a large hall

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English