Glossary and Vocabulary for The Scholars 儒林外史, 第十六回 Chapter 16

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 55 kuāng to correct / to restore / to revise 話說匡超人望見自己家門
2 45 zài in / at 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
3 44 超人 chāorén superhuman / exceptional 話說匡超人望見自己家門
4 44 太公 tàigōng great-grandfather 他父親匡太公在房裏已聽見兒子回來了
5 43 one 兩步做一步
6 43 inside / interior 心裏歡喜
7 41 lái to come 急急走來敲門
8 31 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 說做了官
9 29 dào way / road / path 看見道
10 25 shàng top / a high position 一夜又夢見你臉上生了一個大疙瘩
11 23 yào to want / to wish for 也要賣給他
12 23 dào to arrive 匡超人走到跟前
13 22 chī to consume / to eat or drink 而今和我分了另喫
14 22 liǎng two 兩步做一步
15 20 一個 yī gè one instance / one unit 一夜又夢見你臉上生了一個大疙瘩
16 19 to go 自從你跟了客人去後
17 19 bǎo to defend / to protect 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
18 18 shū father's younger brother 還是我的叔輩
19 17 zhèng upright / straight 正和一個本家放牛的
20 17 elder brother 你哥又沒中用
21 16 rén person / people / a human being 那知他有錢的人
22 16 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 寫過吐退與他
23 14 房子 fángzi house 間壁又要房子翻蓋
24 14 jiā house / home / residence 一夜又夢見你來家望著我哭
25 13 父親 fùqīn father 他父親匡太公在房裏已聽見兒子回來了
26 13 shuì to sleep 而今睡在房裏
27 13 zhù to dwell / to live / to reside 哥扶住了他
28 13 zuò to make 兩步做一步
29 12 hǎo good 且靜靜的養好了病
30 12 起來 qǐlai beginning or continuing an action / stand up / get out of bed 我又哭起來說
31 12 jiào to call / to yell / to be called / to order 叫一聲
32 12 shì matter / thing / item 大柳莊孝子事親
33 12 zuò to sit 太公叫他坐在床沿上
34 11 several 再剩幾兩房價
35 11 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 便搜出些西湖上景致
36 11 老爹 lǎodiē father / old man / sir 老爹而今有些害發了
37 11 回來 huílai to return / to come back 你回來了
38 11 fáng a room 而今睡在房裏
39 11 jiàn to see 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
40 11 知縣 zhīxiàn county head magistrate 自然是本縣知縣過
41 10 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 不想就在這半夜你爹就得了病
42 10 to assist /to help 哥扶住了他
43 10 night 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
44 10 mǎi to buy / to purchase 他謀買你的
45 9 pān water in which rice has been rinsed 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
46 9 ān a Buddhist monastery or nunnery 望見莊南頭大路上一個和尚庵
47 9 sān three 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
48 9 kàn to see / to look 指與我看
49 9 說道 shuōdào to state / to say / to discuss / to explain 向他說道
50 9 qián money / currency 他一個錢不認
51 9 fàng to put / to place 放桌子喫了晚飯
52 8 xiàn county 樂清縣賢宰愛士
53 8 文章 wénzhāng an article / an essay 拿出文章來念
54 8 a room 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
55 8 sòng to deliver / to carry / to give 他送了我十兩銀子
56 8 day of the month / a certain day 那日在祠堂裏彼此爭論
57 8 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 急急走來敲門
58 8 cuī to press / to urge 三五天一回人來催
59 8 diē dad 把你爹也嚇醒了
60 8 銀子 yínzi money / silver 須要他多出幾兩銀子
61 8 niàn to read aloud 拿出文章來念
62 8 兒子 érzi son 這官不是你兒子
63 8 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 替娘作揖磕頭
64 8 kǎo to examine / to test 縣裏果然出告示考童生
65 8 嫂子 sǎozi older brother's wife 同你嫂子商量
66 8 qǐng to ask / to inquire 請了母親同哥進來
67 8 mài to sell 也要賣給他
68 8 母親 mǔqīn mother 母親聽見是他的聲音
69 8 guān an office 說做了官
70 7 to stop / to cease / to suspend 喫罷
71 7 xún to search / to look for / to seek 除另尋屋
72 7 tile 連忙走到廚下端了一個瓦盆
73 7 xīn heart 心裏歡喜
74 7 wèn to ask 你爹問我
75 7 to hold / to seize / to catch / to take 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
76 7 zhuāng a village 大柳莊孝子事親
77 7 不肯 bùkěn not willing 豈但不肯多出錢
78 7 fàn food / a meal 母親走進來叫他喫飯
79 6 dǎo to fall / to collapse / to topple 倒說我不看祖宗面上
80 6 zhū pig / hog 拿銀子到集上買了幾口豬
81 6 to gather / to collect 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
82 6 tīng to listen 你哥聽著人說
83 6 xiè to thank 便謝天地菩薩了
84 6 to take / to get / to fetch 不消取擾
85 6 和尚 héshang an abbot / a monk 望見莊南頭大路上一個和尚庵
86 6 niáng mother
87 6 xiǎng to think 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
88 6 出恭 chūgōng to defecate (euphemism) / to go to the toilet 我要出恭
89 6 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 叫人來摘門下瓦
90 6 to cry / to weep / to wail 我哭醒來
91 6 跟前 gēnqián at one's side / in front 卻是今生再也不到你跟前來了
92 6 hair 老爹而今有些害發了
93 6 chuáng bed 拿來放在太公床底下
94 6 bèi back [of the body] 背剪著手來看
95 6 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 又買了一壺酒
96 6 就是 jiùshì is precisely / is exactly 就是賣不斷
97 6 shí time / a point or period of time 照時值估價
98 6 máng busy / pressed for time / hustling 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
99 6 child / son 恰好他哥子挑著擔子進門
100 6 big / great / huge / large / major 大柳莊孝子事親
101 5 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 把雞先盛了一碗送與父母
102 5 帖子 tiězi an invitation card or letter 我這裏發一個帖子
103 5 不知 bùzhī do not know 口裏不知多少閒話
104 5 一聲 yīshēng first tone in Mandarin (high level tone) 叫一聲
105 5 chuán to transmit 何不傳保正來問一問
106 5 pěng to hold up in two hands 把太公兩條腿捧著肩上
107 5 擔子 dànzi a carrying pole and load 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
108 5 tóng like / same / similar 同你嫂子商量
109 5 pén a pot / a basin / a tub / a bowl 連忙走到廚下端了一個瓦盆
110 5 告訴 gàosu to tell / to inform / to say 我一五一十把這夢告訴你爹
111 5 老爺 lǎoye lord / master 老爺在你這裏過
112 5 huí to go back / to return 第十六回
113 5 huǒ fire / flame 一個一個的火團子往天井裏滾
114 5 wǎn evening / night 到晚
115 5 進來 jìnlái to come in 請了母親同哥進來
116 5 而今 érjīn now / at the present (time) 而今睡在房裏
117 5 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 須要他多出幾兩銀子
118 5 tóu head 一夜又夢見你頭戴紗帽
119 5 生意 shēngyi business 做個小本生意
120 5 xià to scare / to frighten 把你爹也嚇醒了
121 5 bān to transport / to move / to shift 我們也說不得料理尋房子搬去
122 5 沒有 méiyǒu to not have / there is not 我想又沒有家私給他
123 5 jìn to enter 沒有進的氣
124 5 夢見 mèngjiàn to dream / to see in a dream 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
125 4 聽見 tīngjiàn hear 母親聽見是他的聲音
126 4 páng by side of / beside / near / close 傍一個人道
127 4 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 讓太公睡的安安穩穩
128 4 huì can / be able to 會打躬作揖
129 4 東西 dōngxī east and west 以及賣的各樣的喫食東西
130 4 作揖 zuòyī to bow with hands held in front 替娘作揖磕頭
131 4 a step 兩步做一步
132 4 出來 chūlái to come out / to emerge 開門迎了出來
133 4 cūn village 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
134 4 過去 guòqù past / previous/ former 便辭了過去
135 4 看見 kànjiàn to see 看見道
136 4 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 而今和我分了另喫
137 4 歡喜 huānxǐ joyful 心裏歡喜
138 4 正道 zhèngdào the right road 潘保正道
139 4 thin / slender 細細告訴他這得病的緣故
140 4 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 要殺我的巧
141 4 a drum 一直到四更鼓
142 4 chǎng an open space / a courtyard 一場兩場的哭
143 4 童生 tóngshēng a candidate who has not yet passed the county level imperial exam 只不知這人是秀才是童生
144 4 shāo to burn 足足燒了半夜
145 4 tuǐ leg / thigh 一夜又夢見你把腿跌折了
146 4 děng et cetera / and so on 等你回來
147 4 jiǒng distant / remote 這念文章的是他第二個兒子匡迥
148 4 to rent 租也租兩間出去住了
149 4 biān side / boundary / edge / margin 你這屋是他屋邊屋
150 3 hurried / worried 急急走來敲門
151 3 shēng sound 有幾十人聲一齊吆喝起來
152 3 傍邊 pángbiān near / beside 坐在太公傍邊
153 3 磕頭 kē tóu to bow / to kowtow 替娘作揖磕頭
154 3 dài to carry / to bring 集上帶了一個小雞子在嫂子房裏煮著
155 3 豆腐 dòufu tofu / bean curd 又把豆子磨了一廂豆腐
156 3 nián year 你從前年出門
157 3 dào a rice paddy 在打稻場上將一個稻籮翻過來做了桌子
158 3 wàng to gaze / to look towards 一夜又夢見你來家望著我哭
159 3 如此這般 rúcǐ zhè bān thus and so / such and such 如此這般
160 3 四更 sìgèng fourth watch 一直到四更鼓
161 3 拿來 nálái to bring / to fetch / to get 匡超人將被單拿來在太公腳跟頭睡
162 3 應考 yīngkǎo to take an exam 叫他報名來應考
163 3 進去 jìnqù to go in 拿進去放在床面前
164 3 xǐng to wake up 把我也哭醒了
165 3 tiāo to choose / to select 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
166 3 shǒu hand 又拿他的手來細細看了
167 3 望見 wàngjiàn to espy / to spot 話說匡超人望見自己家門
168 3 拿出 náchū to take out / to put out / to provide / to put forward (a proposal) / to come up with (evidence) 瓦盆拿出去倒了
169 3 pán a plate / a shallow dish 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
170 3 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋好了被
171 3 門外 ménwài outside the door 忽然聽得門外一聲響亮
172 3 zuò to do 作速的讓房子與阿叔
173 3 cài vegetables 匡超人等菜爛了
174 3 gěi to give 也要賣給他
175 3 xiān first 先把豬肩出一個來殺了
176 3 zhào to illuminate / to shine 照時值估價
177 3 hòu after / later 自從你跟了客人去後
178 3 gas / vapour / fumes 終日只有出的氣
179 3 學道 xuédào examiner 恰好知縣上轅門見學道
180 3 原價 yuánjià original price 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
181 3 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 正要替太公墊布
182 3 shì to test / to try / to experiment 覆試
183 3 mèng a dream 我一五一十把這夢告訴你爹
184 3 huà spoken words / talk / conversation / dialect / language 外邊說著話
185 3 兄弟 xiōngdì brothers 要替兄弟接風
186 3 diào to drop down 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
187 3 dūn honest / candid / sincere 穿的恁厚厚敦敦的棉襖
188 3 xiào to be filial 如何行孝
189 3 hòu thick 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
190 3 回家 huíjiā to return home 太公因兒子回家
191 3 tiān day 三五天一回人來催
192 3 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方纔放下
193 3 板凳 bǎndèng wooden bench / stool 就端了一條板凳
194 3 chá tea 嫂子倒茶與他喫
195 3 gōng public/ common / state-owned 你是匡太公家匡二相公
196 3 二相 èr xiāng the two attributes 你是匡太公家匡二相公
197 3 to arise / to get up 我明日做起個小生意
198 3 走進 zǒujìn to enter 母親走進來叫他喫飯
199 3 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 兩口子還養不來
200 3 an official institution / a state bureau 府考
201 3 晚飯 wǎnfàn evening meal / dinner 放桌子喫了晚飯
202 3 案首 ànshǒu top of the list of exam candidates 竟取了第一名案首
203 3 bēi a cup / a glass 就請坐下喫杯便酒罷
204 3 在身 zàishēn to possess / to be occupied or burdened with (work, a contract, a lawsuit) 背在身上
205 3 方便 fāngbiàn convenient 那裏方便呢
206 3 的話 dehuà if (coming after a conditional clause) 的話
207 3 zǎo early 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
208 3 qiǎng to plunder / to rob / to take by force 嫂子搶了一包被褥
209 3 吩咐 fēnfù to tell / to instruct / to command 和尚聽見保正老爹吩咐
210 3 面前 miànqián in front of / presence 和飯拿到父親面前
211 3 一會 yī huì one assembly / one meeting 太公過了一會
212 3 shì a gentleman / a knight 樂清縣賢宰愛士
213 3 jiǎo foot 兩隻腳放在板凳上
214 3 zhé to fold 一夜又夢見你把腿跌折了
215 3 èr two 便封出二兩銀子來送他
216 2 kòu to knock / to ask 保正叩送了回來
217 2 shèng leftovers / residue / remains 再剩幾兩房價
218 2 duān to carry 就端了一條板凳
219 2 miàn side / surface 倒說我不看祖宗面上
220 2 yuē approximately 說我此時也不便約他來會
221 2 to cover 覆試
222 2 yuàn a school 院考的時候
223 2 剩下 shèngxià to remain / to be left over 剩下的
224 2 吆喝 yāohē to shout / to bawl / to yell (to urge on an animal) / to hawk (one's wares) / to denounce loudly / to shout slogans 吆喝醒了
225 2 修理 xiūlǐ to repair / to maintain / to overhaul / to fix 這數年的修理也是要認我的
226 2 zhí straight 直坐到更把天氣
227 2 suì age 將來只到二十七八歲
228 2 出門 chūmén to go on a journey / to go out the door 出門無事
229 2 lìng another / separate / other 除另尋屋
230 2 一定 yīdìng certain 出恭一定是匡超人跪在跟前
231 2 guì expensive / costly / valuable 你這骨格是個貴相
232 2 to conceal / to hide / to ambush 伏侍太公睡下
233 2 燈盞 dēngzhǎn lantern / uncovered oil lamp 他便把省裏帶來的一個大鐵燈盞
234 2 wài outside 纔一總捧起來朝外跑
235 2 method / way 我自小學得些麻衣神相法
236 2 被窩 bèiwō quilt wrapped around the body as a tube (traditional bedding) / (contemporary) bedding / quilt / blankets / cover 像這布墊在被窩裏
237 2 通紅 tōnghóng very red 把窗紙照得通紅
238 2 一日 yī rì one [whole] day 一日緊似一日
239 2 病人 bìngrén a patient / a sick person / the sick 病人移了床
240 2 著急 zháojí to worry / to be anxious 如今我弟兄著急請先生替父親醫
241 2 出去 chūqù to go out 租也租兩間出去住了
242 2 自然 zìrán nature 他自然就搬了去
243 2 àn case / incident 發出團案來
244 2 桌子 zhuōzi table / desk 放桌子喫了晚飯
245 2 chéng to fill 盛上一瓦盆的灰
246 2 huī gray 盛上一瓦盆的灰
247 2 認得 rènde to recognize / to remember / to know 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
248 2 棉襖 mián'ǎo a cotton-padded jacket 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
249 2 半夜 bànyè midnight / in the middle of the night 不想就在這半夜你爹就得了病
250 2 日子 rìzi a day 再耽帶些日子罷
251 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 受了三房裏囑託
252 2 支吾 zhīwú to resist / to deal with 都是匡超人支吾過去
253 2 清早 qīngzǎo early morning 次日清早起來
254 2 門口 ménkǒu doorway / gate 那時火已到門口
255 2 four 匡超人每夜四鼓才睡
256 2 過來 guòlái to come over 仍舊直過來
257 2 dài to put on / to wear 一夜又夢見你頭戴紗帽
258 2 shuǐ water 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
259 2 nèi inside / interior 忙進房去搶了一床被在手內
260 2 jǐn tense / tight / taut 屁股緊對著瓦盆的灰
261 2 上前 shàngqián to advance / to step forward 上前磕了頭
262 2 hóng red / vermillion 一派紅光
263 2 精神 jīngshén spirit / vigor / vitality / drive 覺得有些精神
264 2 不好 bù hǎo not good 不好了
265 2 今年 jīnnián this year 今年多少年紀了
266 2 xìn to believe / to trust 他哥不肯信
267 2 讀書 dúshū to study / to read 讀書還不歇
268 2 niān to pick up with fingers 我替你拿手拈
269 2 小二 xiǎo èr second grade 小二
270 2 mìng life 不日就有個貴人星照命
271 2 上床 shàngchuáng to go to bed 自己扒上床
272 2 文字 wénzì character / script / writing / written language / writing style / phraseology 你文字是會做的
273 2 兩個 liǎng gè two / two units 就是我父母兩個老人家
274 2 to strike / to hit / to beat 他竟把我打起來
275 2 搬家 bānjiā to move house / removal 也和兩個兒子商議要尋房子搬家
276 2 拿手 náshǒu expert in / good at 我替你拿手拈
277 2 半日 bàn rì half a day 早半日做生意
278 2 貴人 guìrén nobility / person of high rank 不日就有個貴人星照命
279 2 豆子 dòuzi bean / pea 又買了斗把豆子
280 2 好些 hǎoxiē a good deal of / quite a lot 父親的病纔好些
281 2 to know / to learn about / to comprehend 悉把如此這般
282 2 話說 huàshuō it is said that / to discuss / to recount 話說匡超人望見自己家門
283 2 sentence 說了幾句
284 2 xíng to walk / to move 如何行孝
285 2 táng sugar 芝麻糖
286 2 失火 shīhuǒ to catch fire 原來是本村失火
287 2 zhǐ to point 指與我看
288 2 guāng light 一派紅光
289 2 chòng an ancient firearm / a gun 他哥睡的夢夢銃銃
290 2 kāi to open 他把板凳端開
291 2 沒奈何 méinàihé to have no alternative / to be helpless 這也是沒奈何
292 2 xiě to write 寫過吐退與他
293 2 業主 yèzhǔ owner / proprietor 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
294 2 xūn to educate 娘也怕薰的慌
295 2 jiè to lend / to borrow 匡超人又把要借和尚庵住
296 2 qián front 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
297 2 不安 bù ān not peaceful / unstable / uneasy / disturbed / restless 我的肉身時刻不安
298 2 \N 熚熚烞烞
299 2 外邊 wàibian outside / exterior 外邊說著話
300 2 diǎn a dot 他把那鐵燈盞點在傍邊念文章
301 2 to wash / to bathe 燙洗乾淨
302 2 shì to attend on 伏侍太公睡下
303 2 依舊 yījiù as before / still 依舊進來坐著
304 2 rèn to recognize / to know / to understand 這數年的修理也是要認我的
305 2 jiān shoulder 先把豬肩出一個來殺了
306 2 xīng a star / a planet 不日就有個貴人星照命
307 2 本家 běnjiā a member of the same clan / a distant relative with the same family name 本家的產業是賣不斷的
308 2 jiàn a document 撾著了這一件
309 2 qīn relatives 大柳莊孝子事親
310 2 放心 fàngxīn to be at ease 晚飯也放心多喫幾口
311 2 苦楚 kǔchǔ suffering / misery 告訴了些家裏的苦楚
312 2 suì to break / to smash 碎的碎了
313 2 泥人 nírén clay figurine 泥人
314 2 帽子 màozi hat / cap 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
315 2 guì to kneel 出恭一定是匡超人跪在跟前
316 2 lüè plan / strategy 近來也略覺好些
317 2 三不 sānbù the three no's (abbreviated catchphrase) 道三不著兩
318 2 磨豆腐 módòufu to grumble / to chatter away incessantly 磨豆腐
319 2 bài to bow / to pay respect to 侍生李本瑛拜
320 2 一家 yījiā the whole family 纔請他一家進去
321 2 to read 那日讀到二更多天
322 2 問道 wèn dào to ask the way / to ask 問道
323 2 juǎn to coil / to roll 匡超人又買卷伺候
324 2 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢來上門上戶
325 2 下跪 xiàguì to kneel / to go down on one's knees 他向哥作揖下跪
326 2 tiě iron 他便把省裏帶來的一個大鐵燈盞
327 2 細說 xìshuō to tell in detail 細說與太公聽
328 2 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 總拈不掉
329 2 多謝 duōxiè many thanks / thanks a lot 多謝阿叔
330 2 chí late / tardy 這事也不得過遲
331 2 \N 熚熚烞烞
332 2 到家 dàojiā perfect / excellent / brought to the utmost degree 我到家幾日
333 2 kuài fast / quick 快喊你娘進來
334 2 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 我明日做起個小生意
335 2 小本 xiǎoběn small capital / on a shoestring 做個小本生意
336 2 明日 míngrì tomorrow 我明日做起個小生意
337 2 聲音 shēngyīn voice / sound 母親聽見是他的聲音
338 2 有錢 yǒuqián to be well off / to be wealthy 那知他有錢的人
339 2 to hold on to / to cling to / to dig up / to rake / to push aside / to pull out 自己扒上床
340 2 孝子 xiàozǐ a filial son 大柳莊孝子事親
341 2 bàn partner / companion / comrade 把錢拿來家伴著父親
342 2 to fear / to be afraid of 怕怎的
343 2 xiào to smile / to laugh 我笑著說
344 2 yòng to use / to apply 你哥又沒中用
345 2 chicken / rooster 把雞先盛了一碗送與父母
346 2 liǔ willow 大柳莊孝子事親
347 2 秀才 xiùcái a talented person 只不知這人是秀才是童生
348 2 jìng still / calm 且靜靜的養好了病
349 2 次日 cìrì second day / next day 次日清早起來
350 2 nán south 望見莊南頭大路上一個和尚庵
351 2 zhǔ owner 匡超人看見是本縣縣主的帖子
352 2 象棋 xiàngqí Chinese chess 還溜到門首同鄰居們下象棋
353 2 zhōng middle 你哥又沒中用
354 2 放下 fàngxia lay down / put down 放下行李
355 2 táng main hall / a large room 兄弟兩人在堂裏喫著
356 2 bái white 怎敢白賴阿叔的房子住
357 2 將來 jiānglái the future 將來只到二十七八歲
358 2 niē to pick with fingers 他娘捏一捏他身上
359 2 shēng to ascend / to go up 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
360 2 to salute / to bow 作了個揖
361 2 弟兄 dìxiōng brothers 放著弟兄兩人在此
362 2 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 反往後走
363 2 shí ten 他送了我十兩銀子
364 2 shú to buy / to redeem 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
365 2 病倒 bìngdǎo to fall ill / to be stricken with an illness 回來就病倒了
366 2 間壁 jiānbì next door / partition wall 間壁又要房子翻蓋
367 2 tuán group / organization / society 一個一個的火團子往天井裏滾
368 2 diàn to pad / to cushion 正要替太公墊布
369 2 照顧 zhàogù to take care of 每日每夜出恭都是兒子照顧定了
370 2 tiè a rubbing from incised inscription 保正帽子裏取出一個單帖來遞與他
371 2 過日子 guòrìzǐ to live one's life / to pass one's days / to get along 尋些柴米過日子
372 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 又買了一壺酒
373 2 坐下 zuòxià to sit down 就請坐下喫杯便酒罷
374 2 還有 háiyǒu furthermore / in addition / still / also 卻也還有個虛驚
375 2 hǎn shout / to call out / to yell 快喊你娘進來
376 2 算計 suànjì to reckon / to calculate / to plan / to expect / to scheme 我心裏算計
377 2 運氣 yùnqi luck 就交上好的運氣
378 2 飛跑 fēipǎo to run like the wind / to rush / to gallop 又飛跑進來
379 2 一遍 yībiàn one time (all the way through) / once through 說了一遍
380 2 zhāi to pick / to pluck 叫人來摘門下瓦
381 2 先生 xiānsheng Mr. / sir / mister 虧遇著一個先生
382 2 來看 láikàn to come and see / judging from 還不曾來看得阿叔
383 2 pài school of thought / a sect / a faction 一派紅光
384 2 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 自在出過恭
385 1 三五 sānwǔ several / three or five 三五天一回人來催
386 1 西湖 Xī Hú West Lake 便搜出些西湖上景致
387 1 時候 shíhou a time / a season / a period 院考的時候
388 1 早飯 zǎofàn breakfast 那日正是早飯過後
389 1 窮苦 qióngkǔ impoverished 我就說你如此窮苦
390 1 làn rotten / spoiled / decayed 匡超人等菜爛了
391 1 wěi to delegate / to commission 又婉委
392 1 àn to press / to push 開印後宗師按臨溫州
393 1 婚姻 hūnyīn marriage / matrimony / wedding 婚姻締就
394 1 搖手 yáoshǒu to wave the hand (to say goodbye, or in a negative gesture) / crank handle 潘保正搖手道
395 1 祠堂 cítáng ancestral hall / memorial hall 那日在祠堂裏彼此爭論
396 1 商量 shāngliang to consult / to talk over / to discuss 同你嫂子商量
397 1 shū to transport 老兄這一盤輸了
398 1 āi near / close by / next to / towards / against 一步一挨
399 1 宗師 zōngshī a great master / a great scholar 開印後宗師按臨溫州
400 1 葷菜 hūncài non-vegetarian dish 又有些葷菜
401 1 煩悶 fánmēn unhappy 見太公煩悶
402 1 加意 jiāyì paying special care / with particular attention 到家並發忿加意用功
403 1 ruǎn soft / flexible / pliable 老奶奶嚇得兩腳軟了
404 1 無處 wúchù nowhere 無處存身
405 1 火光 huǒguāng firelight / flame 那火光照耀得四處通紅
406 1 取出 qǔchū to take out / to extract 保正帽子裏取出一個單帖來遞與他
407 1 lín to face / to overlook 開印後宗師按臨溫州
408 1 jiǎn to cut with scissors 背剪著手來看
409 1 為著 wèizhe in order to / because of / for the sake of 都偏為著他
410 1 報名 bàomíng to apply / to sign up 叫他報名來應考
411 1 自在 zìzài at ease / at will / as one likes 自在出過恭
412 1 帶累 dàilèi to get somebody involved in one's trouble 帶累我受氣
413 1 二十七 èrshíqī 27 將來只到二十七八歲
414 1 領教 lǐngjiāo much obliged / thank you / to ask advice / (ironically or humorously) to experience / to taste 領教便了
415 1 poison / venom 他就下一個毒
416 1 敲開 qiāokāi to get open by tapping or striking it / to open the door to / to gain access to 敲開了門
417 1 點名 diǎnmíng to call the roll / to mention somebody by name 頭一個點名就是他
418 1 chī confusion / stupidity / naivety / delusion / moha 你爹說我心想癡了
419 1 醒來 xǐnglái to waken 我哭醒來
420 1 老人家 lǎorénjiā polite term for old woman or man 就是我父母兩個老人家
421 1 kèn oppress / extort / take by force 又把耳朵邊掯著看看
422 1 bào to embrace / to hold in arms / to hug 抱著哭哭啼啼
423 1 存身 cúnshēn to take care of the body 無處存身
424 1 jīng to be surprised / to be frightened / to be scared 一會又送了些飯和菜來與他壓驚
425 1 zhèng disease / illness 因太公是個痰症
426 1 開口 kāikǒu to start to talk 開口就說
427 1 sōu to search / to seek 便搜出些西湖上景致
428 1 five 過了四五日
429 1 chòu to smell / to stink / to emit a foul odor 弄了一身臭汗
430 1 yān smoke / soot 稻場上都是煙煤
431 1 村上 cūnshàng Murakami 匡太公是我們村上有名的忠厚人
432 1 尊長 zūnzhǎng one's superior / one's elders and betters 他倚恃尊長
433 1 裝滿 zhuāng mǎn to fill up 裝滿了油
434 1 看看 kànkàn to take a look at / to examine / to survey / (coll.) pretty soon 又把耳朵邊掯著看看
435 1 客人 kèrén guest 自從你跟了客人去後
436 1 估價 gùjià to value / to appraise / to be valued at / estimate / valuation 照時值估價
437 1 恭喜 gōngxǐ congratulations / greetings 恭喜
438 1 上來 shànglái to come up / to approach 匡超人拿手本上來謝
439 1 zhěn pillow 捧著銀子在枕上望空磕頭
440 1 wèi Eighth earthly branch 理法雖略有未清
441 1 a branch of study 科第取來
442 1 屁股 pìgu buttocks / bottom / butt 屁股緊對著瓦盆的灰
443 1 相貌 xiàngmào appearance / features 況且這小二相公好個相貌
444 1 jiào a sedan chair / a palanquin 許多火把簇擁著一乘官轎過去
445 1 發出 fāchū to send out / to issue 發出團案來
446 1 知道 zhīdào to know 分明知道我等米下鍋
447 1 益發 yìfā increasingly / more and more / ever more / all the more 日用益發艱難
448 1 道理 dàolǐ a principle 我有道理
449 1 hàn perspiration / sweat 弄了一身臭汗
450 1 緊緊 jǐnjǐn closely / tightly 把兩隻手摟得緊緊的
451 1 簇擁 cùyōng to crowd around / to escort 許多火把簇擁著一乘官轎過去
452 1 見面 jiànmiàn to meet 若做了官就不得見面
453 1 rǎo to disturb / to annoy / to agitate 不消取擾
454 1 肩頭 jiāntóu on one's shoulders / shoulder 把腿捧在肩頭上
455 1 piàn disc / sheet / slice / splinter / strip 後面馬蹄一片聲音
456 1 受氣 shòuqì to be mistreated / to be bullied 帶累我受氣
457 1 出錢 chūqián to pay 豈但不肯多出錢
458 1 piān to be one-sided / leaning / to slant 都偏為著他
459 1 to hit / to collide / to knock into 上前磕了頭
460 1 發達 fādá developed / flourishing 將來一定發達
461 1 下一個 xià yī ge the next one 他就下一個毒
462 1 得了 déle to be finished 不想就在這半夜你爹就得了病
463 1 rěn to bear / to endure / to tolerate 就要忍到天亮
464 1 老兄 lǎoxiōng brother / comrade 老兄這一盤輸了
465 1 上都 shàngdū Shangdu / Xanadu / Shangtu / Chandu / Xandu / Kemenfu / Kaipingfu 稻場上都是煙煤
466 1 句話 jù huà a saying 就把這句話哭著
467 1 nòng to play with / to fool with 弄了一身臭汗
468 1 deputy / assistant / vice- 只顧得他一副上集的擔子
469 1 走近 zǒujìn to approach / to draw near to 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
470 1 致意 zhìyì to send one's greetings / to send best regards / to devote attention to 你明日拿出去致意這匡迥
471 1 hěn vicious / cruel 發狠說
472 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 一夜又夢見你臉上生了一個大疙瘩
473 1 clothes / dress / garment 整一整衣服
474 1 產業 chǎnyè an estate / a property 本家的產業是賣不斷的
475 1 氣色 qìsè complexion 我前日說你氣色好
476 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 如金龍亂舞
477 1 tuō to support / to rely on 托保正就在庵傍大路口替他租了間半屋
478 1 早晚 zǎowǎn morning and evening 你來家早晚說著他些
479 1 skin / hide / fur / feather 腐皮
480 1 日中 rìzhōng noon / midday 不到日中就賣完了
481 1 乾淨 gānjìng clean / neat / tidy 燙洗乾淨
482 1 暢快 chàngkuài carefree / happy 又出的暢快
483 1 穿 chuān to dress / to wear 穿的恁厚厚敦敦的棉襖
484 1 爽快 shuǎngkuài refreshed 又爽快
485 1 xiǎng to make a sound / to sound 忽聽窗外鑼響
486 1 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今番有兒子在傍伺侯
487 1 sufficient / enough 這匡超人精神最足
488 1 xìng fortunate / lucky 幸得那晚原不曾睡下
489 1 末藝 mò yì small skill / my humble capabilities 文辭都是末藝
490 1 zhàn a station 我站的起來出恭倒好了
491 1 晚間 wǎnjiān evening / night 晚間點燈念文章
492 1 在家 zàijiā lay person / laity 你老爹病在家裏
493 1 沒人 méirén nobody 從前沒人服侍
494 1 挨著 āizhe next to each other 挨著總不肯出
495 1 且聽下回分解 qiě tīng xiàhuí fēnjiě to listen to the next chapter for an explanation 且聽下回分解
496 1 樂清 lèqīng Yueqing 樂清縣賢宰愛士
497 1 前日 qiánrì day before yesterday 我前日說你氣色好
498 1 告示 gàoshì to annouce / to notify 縣裏果然出告示考童生
499 1 一五一十 yī wǔyī shí count by fives and tens / to narrate systematically and in full detail 我一五一十把這夢告訴你爹
500 1 lài to depend on / to rely on 怎敢白賴阿叔的房子住

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 156 le completion of an action 開門迎了出來
2 83 de possessive particle 母親聽見是他的聲音
3 78 he / him 母親聽見是他的聲音
4 57 I / me / my 我回來了
5 56 you 你回來了
6 55 kuāng to correct / to restore / to revise 話說匡超人望見自己家門
7 45 zài in / at 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
8 44 超人 chāorén superhuman / exceptional 話說匡超人望見自己家門
9 44 太公 tàigōng great-grandfather 他父親匡太公在房裏已聽見兒子回來了
10 43 one 兩步做一步
11 43 inside / interior 心裏歡喜
12 42 zhe indicates that an action is continuing 一夜又夢見你來家望著我哭
13 41 lái to come 急急走來敲門
14 41 zhè this / these 這一年多
15 41 marker for direct-object 一夜又夢見你把腿跌折了
16 38 yòu again / also 一夜又夢見你把腿跌折了
17 36 shì is / are / am / to be 母親聽見是他的聲音
18 31 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 說做了官
19 29 also / too 把我也哭醒了
20 29 dào way / road / path 看見道
21 27 jiù right away 若做了官就不得見面
22 25 shàng top / a high position 一夜又夢見你臉上生了一個大疙瘩
23 23 yào to want / to wish for 也要賣給他
24 23 dào to arrive 匡超人走到跟前
25 22 chī to consume / to eat or drink 而今和我分了另喫
26 22 liǎng two 兩步做一步
27 20 一個 yī gè one instance / one unit 一夜又夢見你臉上生了一個大疙瘩
28 20 chū to go out / to leave 須要他多出幾兩銀子
29 19 to go 自從你跟了客人去後
30 19 bǎo to defend / to protect 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
31 18 shū father's younger brother 還是我的叔輩
32 18 that 那有官做
33 17 zhèng upright / straight 正和一個本家放牛的
34 17 elder brother 你哥又沒中用
35 17 ā prefix to names of people 恰好三房的阿叔過來催房子
36 17 and 指與我看
37 16 ge unit 做個小本生意
38 16 rén person / people / a human being 那知他有錢的人
39 16 de potential marker 又聽得各處的笑話
40 16 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 寫過吐退與他
41 14 房子 fángzi house 間壁又要房子翻蓋
42 14 jiā house / home / residence 一夜又夢見你來家望著我哭
43 14 xià next 分明知道我等米下鍋
44 14 dōu all 都偏為著他
45 13 父親 fùqīn father 他父親匡太公在房裏已聽見兒子回來了
46 13 shuì to sleep 而今睡在房裏
47 13 zhù to dwell / to live / to reside 哥扶住了他
48 13 not / no 總拈不掉
49 13 zuò to make 兩步做一步
50 12 hǎo good 且靜靜的養好了病
51 12 起來 qǐlai beginning or continuing an action / stand up / get out of bed 我又哭起來說
52 12 jiào to call / to yell / to be called / to order 叫一聲
53 12 shì matter / thing / item 大柳莊孝子事親
54 12 zuò to sit 太公叫他坐在床沿上
55 11 several 再剩幾兩房價
56 11 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 便搜出些西湖上景致
57 11 老爹 lǎodiē father / old man / sir 老爹而今有些害發了
58 11 回來 huílai to return / to come back 你回來了
59 11 fáng a room 而今睡在房裏
60 11 jiàn to see 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
61 11 知縣 zhīxiàn county head magistrate 自然是本縣知縣過
62 10 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 不想就在這半夜你爹就得了病
63 10 to assist /to help 哥扶住了他
64 10 night 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
65 10 zhī measure word for birds and certain animals, one of a pair, etc 只想便宜
66 10 cái just / not until 方纔放下
67 10 mǎi to buy / to purchase 他謀買你的
68 10 yǒu is / are / to exist 那有官做
69 9 xiē some 登時那病就輕鬆些
70 9 pān water in which rice has been rinsed 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
71 9 ān a Buddhist monastery or nunnery 望見莊南頭大路上一個和尚庵
72 9 běn measure word for books 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
73 9 and 而今和我分了另喫
74 9 sān three 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
75 9 kàn to see / to look 指與我看
76 9 說道 shuōdào to state / to say / to discuss / to explain 向他說道
77 9 qián money / currency 他一個錢不認
78 9 fàng to put / to place 放桌子喫了晚飯
79 8 xiàn county 樂清縣賢宰愛士
80 8 文章 wénzhāng an article / an essay 拿出文章來念
81 8 a room 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
82 8 sòng to deliver / to carry / to give 他送了我十兩銀子
83 8 day of the month / a certain day 那日在祠堂裏彼此爭論
84 8 zǒu to walk / to go / to move 急急走來敲門
85 8 cuī to press / to urge 三五天一回人來催
86 8 diē dad 把你爹也嚇醒了
87 8 銀子 yínzi money / silver 須要他多出幾兩銀子
88 8 niàn to read aloud 拿出文章來念
89 8 兒子 érzi son 這官不是你兒子
90 8 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 替娘作揖磕頭
91 8 kǎo to examine / to test 縣裏果然出告示考童生
92 8 嫂子 sǎozi older brother's wife 同你嫂子商量
93 8 qǐng to ask / to inquire 請了母親同哥進來
94 8 不是 bùshi no / is not / not 這官不是你兒子
95 8 mài to sell 也要賣給他
96 8 母親 mǔqīn mother 母親聽見是他的聲音
97 8 guān an office 說做了官
98 7 hái also / in addition / more 還要少幾兩
99 7 to stop / to cease / to suspend 喫罷
100 7 xún to search / to look for / to seek 除另尋屋
101 7 tile 連忙走到廚下端了一個瓦盆
102 7 xiàng towards / to 向他說道
103 7 zài again / once more / re- / repeatedly 再剩幾兩房價
104 7 xīn heart 心裏歡喜
105 7 wèn to ask 你爹問我
106 7 to hold / to seize / to catch / to take 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
107 7 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 若做了官就不得見面
108 7 already / afterwards 他父親匡太公在房裏已聽見兒子回來了
109 7 zhuāng a village 大柳莊孝子事親
110 7 不肯 bùkěn not willing 豈但不肯多出錢
111 7 fàn food / a meal 母親走進來叫他喫飯
112 6 dǎo to fall / to collapse / to topple 倒說我不看祖宗面上
113 6 zhū pig / hog 拿銀子到集上買了幾口豬
114 6 to gather / to collect 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
115 6 tīng to listen 你哥聽著人說
116 6 xiè to thank 便謝天地菩薩了
117 6 bèi by 蓋好了被
118 6 to take / to get / to fetch 不消取擾
119 6 和尚 héshang an abbot / a monk 望見莊南頭大路上一個和尚庵
120 6 niáng mother
121 6 xiǎng to think 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
122 6 出恭 chūgōng to defecate (euphemism) / to go to the toilet 我要出恭
123 6 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 叫人來摘門下瓦
124 6 to cry / to weep / to wail 我哭醒來
125 6 跟前 gēnqián at one's side / in front 卻是今生再也不到你跟前來了
126 6 hair 老爹而今有些害發了
127 6 chuáng bed 拿來放在太公床底下
128 6 bèi back [of the body] 背剪著手來看
129 6 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 又買了一壺酒
130 6 yīn because 太公因兒子回家
131 6 就是 jiùshì is precisely / is exactly 就是賣不斷
132 6 shí time / a point or period of time 照時值估價
133 6 máng busy / pressed for time / hustling 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
134 6 child / son 恰好他哥子挑著擔子進門
135 6 big / great / huge / large / major 大柳莊孝子事親
136 5 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 把雞先盛了一碗送與父母
137 5 帖子 tiězi an invitation card or letter 我這裏發一個帖子
138 5 不知 bùzhī do not know 口裏不知多少閒話
139 5 一聲 yīshēng first tone in Mandarin (high level tone) 叫一聲
140 5 chuán to transmit 何不傳保正來問一問
141 5 pěng to hold up in two hands 把太公兩條腿捧著肩上
142 5 qiě moreover / also 且靜靜的養好了病
143 5 擔子 dànzi a carrying pole and load 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
144 5 tóng like / same / similar 同你嫂子商量
145 5 pén a pot / a basin / a tub / a bowl 連忙走到廚下端了一個瓦盆
146 5 jiān measure word for rooms, houses, luggage, etc 族間這些有錢的
147 5 告訴 gàosu to tell / to inform / to say 我一五一十把這夢告訴你爹
148 5 老爺 lǎoye lord / master 老爺在你這裏過
149 5 huí to go back / to return 第十六回
150 5 huǒ fire / flame 一個一個的火團子往天井裏滾
151 5 wǎn evening / night 到晚
152 5 進來 jìnlái to come in 請了母親同哥進來
153 5 而今 érjīn now / at the present (time) 而今睡在房裏
154 5 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 須要他多出幾兩銀子
155 5 那裏 nàlǐ there / that place 那裏想甚麼富貴輪到我身上
156 5 這些 zhè xiē these 族間這些有錢的
157 5 tóu head 一夜又夢見你頭戴紗帽
158 5 生意 shēngyi business 做個小本生意
159 5 xià to scare / to frighten 把你爹也嚇醒了
160 5 bān to transport / to move / to shift 我們也說不得料理尋房子搬去
161 5 沒有 méiyǒu to not have / there is not 我想又沒有家私給他
162 5 jìn to enter 沒有進的氣
163 5 夢見 mèngjiàn to dream / to see in a dream 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
164 4 聽見 tīngjiàn hear 母親聽見是他的聲音
165 4 páng by side of / beside / near / close 傍一個人道
166 4 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 讓太公睡的安安穩穩
167 4 huì can / be able to 會打躬作揖
168 4 東西 dōngxī east and west 以及賣的各樣的喫食東西
169 4 作揖 zuòyī to bow with hands held in front 替娘作揖磕頭
170 4 a step 兩步做一步
171 4 出來 chūlái to come out / to emerge 開門迎了出來
172 4 cūn village 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
173 4 過去 guòqù past / previous/ former 便辭了過去
174 4 看見 kànjiàn to see 看見道
175 4 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 而今和我分了另喫
176 4 歡喜 huānxǐ joyful 心裏歡喜
177 4 正道 zhèngdào the right road 潘保正道
178 4 thin / slender 細細告訴他這得病的緣故
179 4 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 要殺我的巧
180 4 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 口裏不知多少閒話
181 4 自己 zìjǐ self 話說匡超人望見自己家門
182 4 a drum 一直到四更鼓
183 4 chǎng an open space / a courtyard 一場兩場的哭
184 4 童生 tóngshēng a candidate who has not yet passed the county level imperial exam 只不知這人是秀才是童生
185 4 不要 búyào must not 這些事都不要焦心
186 4 有些 yǒuxiē some 覺得有些精神
187 4 shāo to burn 足足燒了半夜
188 4 tuǐ leg / thigh 一夜又夢見你把腿跌折了
189 4 每日 měirì everyday 況每日要洗這布
190 4 děng et cetera / and so on 等你回來
191 4 naturally / of course / certainly 自你去後
192 4 gèng more / even more 直坐到更把天氣
193 4 jiǒng distant / remote 這念文章的是他第二個兒子匡迥
194 4 to rent 租也租兩間出去住了
195 4 biān side / boundary / edge / margin 你這屋是他屋邊屋
196 3 hurried / worried 急急走來敲門
197 3 shēng sound 有幾十人聲一齊吆喝起來
198 3 傍邊 pángbiān near / beside 坐在太公傍邊
199 3 磕頭 kē tóu to bow / to kowtow 替娘作揖磕頭
200 3 zhī measure word for birds and certain animals, one of a pair, etc 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
201 3 不斷 bùduàn unceasing / uninterrupted 本家的產業是賣不斷的
202 3 dài to carry / to bring 集上帶了一個小雞子在嫂子房裏煮著
203 3 豆腐 dòufu tofu / bean curd 又把豆子磨了一廂豆腐
204 3 nián year 你從前年出門
205 3 dào a rice paddy 在打稻場上將一個稻籮翻過來做了桌子
206 3 wàng to gaze / to look towards 一夜又夢見你來家望著我哭
207 3 如此這般 rúcǐ zhè bān thus and so / such and such 如此這般
208 3 四更 sìgèng fourth watch 一直到四更鼓
209 3 拿來 nálái to bring / to fetch / to get 匡超人將被單拿來在太公腳跟頭睡
210 3 應考 yīngkǎo to take an exam 叫他報名來應考
211 3 或是 huòshì or / either ... or ... 或是魚
212 3 進去 jìnqù to go in 拿進去放在床面前
213 3 xǐng to wake up 把我也哭醒了
214 3 tiāo to choose / to select 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
215 3 shǒu hand 又拿他的手來細細看了
216 3 dàn but / yet / however 豈但不肯多出錢
217 3 望見 wàngjiàn to espy / to spot 話說匡超人望見自己家門
218 3 拿出 náchū to take out / to put out / to provide / to put forward (a proposal) / to come up with (evidence) 瓦盆拿出去倒了
219 3 pán a plate / a shallow dish 忙走到集上把剩的盤程錢買了一隻豬蹄來家煨著
220 3 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋好了被
221 3 門外 ménwài outside the door 忽然聽得門外一聲響亮
222 3 zuò to do 作速的讓房子與阿叔
223 3 cài vegetables 匡超人等菜爛了
224 3 gěi to give 也要賣給他
225 3 xiān first 先把豬肩出一個來殺了
226 3 zhào to illuminate / to shine 照時值估價
227 3 這樣 zhèyàng this way / such / like this 不要這樣出了
228 3 hòu after / later 自從你跟了客人去後
229 3 許多 xǔduō many / much 當晚那菜和飯也喫了許多
230 3 gas / vapour / fumes 終日只有出的氣
231 3 人家 rénjia other people / somebody else 現今人家催房子
232 3 學道 xuédào examiner 恰好知縣上轅門見學道
233 3 原價 yuánjià original price 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
234 3 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 正要替太公墊布
235 3 shì to test / to try / to experiment 覆試
236 3 mèng a dream 我一五一十把這夢告訴你爹
237 3 huà spoken words / talk / conversation / dialect / language 外邊說著話
238 3 兄弟 xiōngdì brothers 要替兄弟接風
239 3 diào to drop down 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
240 3 現今 xiànjīn now / nowadays 現今人家催房子
241 3 dūn honest / candid / sincere 穿的恁厚厚敦敦的棉襖
242 3 xiào to be filial 如何行孝
243 3 恰好 qiàhǎo as it turns out / coincidentally 恰好他哥子挑著擔子進門
244 3 一齊 yīqí simultaneously 有幾十人聲一齊吆喝起來
245 3 hòu thick 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
246 3 回家 huíjiā to return home 太公因兒子回家
247 3 tiān day 三五天一回人來催
248 3 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方纔放下
249 3 nèn this / which? / how? 穿的恁厚厚敦敦的棉襖
250 3 板凳 bǎndèng wooden bench / stool 就端了一條板凳
251 3 chá tea 嫂子倒茶與他喫
252 3 gōng public/ common / state-owned 你是匡太公家匡二相公
253 3 二相 èr xiāng the two attributes 你是匡太公家匡二相公
254 3 to arise / to get up 我明日做起個小生意
255 3 走進 zǒujìn to enter 母親走進來叫他喫飯
256 3 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 兩口子還養不來
257 3 an official institution / a state bureau 府考
258 3 晚飯 wǎnfàn evening meal / dinner 放桌子喫了晚飯
259 3 案首 ànshǒu top of the list of exam candidates 竟取了第一名案首
260 3 què but / yet / however / while / nevertheless 你兒子卻也做了官
261 3 多少 duōshǎo number / amount / how much / how many 口裏不知多少閒話
262 3 bēi a cup / a glass 就請坐下喫杯便酒罷
263 3 在身 zàishēn to possess / to be occupied or burdened with (work, a contract, a lawsuit) 背在身上
264 3 方便 fāngbiàn convenient 那裏方便呢
265 3 的話 dehuà if (coming after a conditional clause) 的話
266 3 不曾 bùcéng never 還不曾來看得阿叔
267 3 zǎo early 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
268 3 qiǎng to plunder / to rob / to take by force 嫂子搶了一包被褥
269 3 吩咐 fēnfù to tell / to instruct / to command 和尚聽見保正老爹吩咐
270 3 面前 miànqián in front of / presence 和飯拿到父親面前
271 3 一會 yī huì one assembly / one meeting 太公過了一會
272 3 shì a gentleman / a knight 樂清縣賢宰愛士
273 3 jiǎo foot 兩隻腳放在板凳上
274 3 méi not have 你哥又沒中用
275 3 zhé to fold 一夜又夢見你把腿跌折了
276 3 èr two 便封出二兩銀子來送他
277 2 kòu to knock / to ask 保正叩送了回來
278 2 shèng leftovers / residue / remains 再剩幾兩房價
279 2 從前 cóngqián previously / formerly 從前沒人服侍
280 2 duān to carry 就端了一條板凳
281 2 miàn side / surface 倒說我不看祖宗面上
282 2 yuē approximately 說我此時也不便約他來會
283 2 to cover 覆試
284 2 yuàn a school 院考的時候
285 2 剩下 shèngxià to remain / to be left over 剩下的
286 2 吆喝 yāohē to shout / to bawl / to yell (to urge on an animal) / to hawk (one's wares) / to denounce loudly / to shout slogans 吆喝醒了
287 2 修理 xiūlǐ to repair / to maintain / to overhaul / to fix 這數年的修理也是要認我的
288 2 況且 kuàngqiě moreover / besides / in addition 況且你又有個病人
289 2 每夜 měiyè nightly 匡超人每夜四鼓才睡
290 2 zhí straight 直坐到更把天氣
291 2 suì age 將來只到二十七八歲
292 2 出門 chūmén to go on a journey / to go out the door 出門無事
293 2 lìng another / separate / other 除另尋屋
294 2 一定 yīdìng certain 出恭一定是匡超人跪在跟前
295 2 guì expensive / costly / valuable 你這骨格是個貴相
296 2 to conceal / to hide / to ambush 伏侍太公睡下
297 2 燈盞 dēngzhǎn lantern / uncovered oil lamp 他便把省裏帶來的一個大鐵燈盞
298 2 wài outside 纔一總捧起來朝外跑
299 2 method / way 我自小學得些麻衣神相法
300 2 被窩 bèiwō quilt wrapped around the body as a tube (traditional bedding) / (contemporary) bedding / quilt / blankets / cover 像這布墊在被窩裏
301 2 extremely / very 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
302 2 漸漸 jiànjiàn gradually 太公的病漸漸好了許多
303 2 通紅 tōnghóng very red 把窗紙照得通紅
304 2 各處 gèchù every place 他而今每早挑著擔子在各處趕集
305 2 duì to / toward 屁股緊對著瓦盆的灰
306 2 一日 yī rì one [whole] day 一日緊似一日
307 2 病人 bìngrén a patient / a sick person / the sick 病人移了床
308 2 著急 zháojí to worry / to be anxious 如今我弟兄著急請先生替父親醫
309 2 出去 chūqù to go out 租也租兩間出去住了
310 2 自然 zìrán nature 他自然就搬了去
311 2 àn case / incident 發出團案來
312 2 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 就算父親是長病
313 2 桌子 zhuōzi table / desk 放桌子喫了晚飯
314 2 chéng to fill 盛上一瓦盆的灰
315 2 huī gray 盛上一瓦盆的灰
316 2 認得 rènde to recognize / to remember / to know 認得便是本村大柳莊保正潘老爹
317 2 棉襖 mián'ǎo a cotton-padded jacket 見他穿著極厚的棉襖
318 2 半夜 bànyè midnight / in the middle of the night 不想就在這半夜你爹就得了病
319 2 日子 rìzi a day 再耽帶些日子罷
320 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 受了三房裏囑託
321 2 支吾 zhīwú to resist / to deal with 都是匡超人支吾過去
322 2 清早 qīngzǎo early morning 次日清早起來
323 2 只得 zhǐdé have no alternative but to / be obliged to 也只得由他
324 2 門口 ménkǒu doorway / gate 那時火已到門口
325 2 four 匡超人每夜四鼓才睡
326 2 過來 guòlái to come over 仍舊直過來
327 2 dài to put on / to wear 一夜又夢見你頭戴紗帽
328 2 shuǐ water 一夜夢見你掉在水裏
329 2 nèi inside / interior 忙進房去搶了一床被在手內
330 2 jǐn tense / tight / taut 屁股緊對著瓦盆的灰
331 2 上前 shàngqián to advance / to step forward 上前磕了頭
332 2 hóng red / vermillion 一派紅光
333 2 精神 jīngshén spirit / vigor / vitality / drive 覺得有些精神
334 2 不好 bù hǎo not good 不好了
335 2 今年 jīnnián this year 今年多少年紀了
336 2 xìn to believe / to trust 他哥不肯信
337 2 讀書 dúshū to study / to read 讀書還不歇
338 2 niān to pick up with fingers 我替你拿手拈
339 2 小二 xiǎo èr second grade 小二
340 2 mìng life 不日就有個貴人星照命
341 2 上床 shàngchuáng to go to bed 自己扒上床
342 2 文字 wénzì character / script / writing / written language / writing style / phraseology 你文字是會做的
343 2 兩個 liǎng gè two / two units 就是我父母兩個老人家
344 2 to strike / to hit / to beat 他竟把我打起來
345 2 不到 bùdào unexpectedly 卻是今生再也不到你跟前來了
346 2 搬家 bānjiā to move house / removal 也和兩個兒子商議要尋房子搬家
347 2 tiáo measure word for long thin things 就端了一條板凳
348 2 拿手 náshǒu expert in / good at 我替你拿手拈
349 2 半日 bàn rì half a day 早半日做生意
350 2 貴人 guìrén nobility / person of high rank 不日就有個貴人星照命
351 2 豆子 dòuzi bean / pea 又買了斗把豆子
352 2 好些 hǎoxiē a good deal of / quite a lot 父親的病纔好些
353 2 我們 wǒmen we 我們也說不得料理尋房子搬去
354 2 fān to take turns / a turn / a time 今番有兒子在傍伺侯
355 2 因為 yīnwèi because / owing to / on account of 因為要一總拆了修理
356 2 不想 bùxiǎng unexpectedly 不想就在這半夜你爹就得了病
357 2 to know / to learn about / to comprehend 悉把如此這般
358 2 不顧 bùgù in spite of / regardless of 不顧死活
359 2 話說 huàshuō it is said that / to discuss / to recount 話說匡超人望見自己家門
360 2 sentence 說了幾句
361 2 xíng to walk / to move 如何行孝
362 2 táng sugar 芝麻糖
363 2 失火 shīhuǒ to catch fire 原來是本村失火
364 2 zhǐ to point 指與我看
365 2 guāng light 一派紅光
366 2 chòng an ancient firearm / a gun 他哥睡的夢夢銃銃
367 2 kāi to open 他把板凳端開
368 2 沒奈何 méinàihé to have no alternative / to be helpless 這也是沒奈何
369 2 xiě to write 寫過吐退與他
370 2 業主 yèzhǔ owner / proprietor 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
371 2 xūn to educate 娘也怕薰的慌
372 2 jiè to lend / to borrow 匡超人又把要借和尚庵住
373 2 qián front 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
374 2 不安 bù ān not peaceful / unstable / uneasy / disturbed / restless 我的肉身時刻不安
375 2 \N 熚熚烞烞
376 2 外邊 wàibian outside / exterior 外邊說著話
377 2 diǎn a dot 他把那鐵燈盞點在傍邊念文章
378 2 原來 yuánlái originally / formerly 原來是本村失火
379 2 to wash / to bathe 燙洗乾淨
380 2 shì to attend on 伏侍太公睡下
381 2 依舊 yījiù as before / still 依舊進來坐著
382 2 rèn to recognize / to know / to understand 這數年的修理也是要認我的
383 2 jiān shoulder 先把豬肩出一個來殺了
384 2 xīng a star / a planet 不日就有個貴人星照命
385 2 也是 yěshì in addition 這數年的修理也是要認我的
386 2 本家 běnjiā a member of the same clan / a distant relative with the same family name 本家的產業是賣不斷的
387 2 jiàn a document 撾著了這一件
388 2 qīn relatives 大柳莊孝子事親
389 2 放心 fàngxīn to be at ease 晚飯也放心多喫幾口
390 2 苦楚 kǔchǔ suffering / misery 告訴了些家裏的苦楚
391 2 suì to break / to smash 碎的碎了
392 2 泥人 nírén clay figurine 泥人
393 2 帽子 màozi hat / cap 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
394 2 guì to kneel 出恭一定是匡超人跪在跟前
395 2 lüè plan / strategy 近來也略覺好些
396 2 a time 水次又遠
397 2 三不 sānbù the three no's (abbreviated catchphrase) 道三不著兩
398 2 磨豆腐 módòufu to grumble / to chatter away incessantly 磨豆腐
399 2 bài to bow / to pay respect to 侍生李本瑛拜
400 2 一家 yījiā the whole family 纔請他一家進去
401 2 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 我自小學得些麻衣神相法
402 2 to read 那日讀到二更多天
403 2 問道 wèn dào to ask the way / to ask 問道
404 2 juǎn to coil / to roll 匡超人又買卷伺候
405 2 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢來上門上戶
406 2 下跪 xiàguì to kneel / to go down on one's knees 他向哥作揖下跪
407 2 tiě iron 他便把省裏帶來的一個大鐵燈盞
408 2 細說 xìshuō to tell in detail 細說與太公聽
409 2 zǒng general / total / overall / chief 總拈不掉
410 2 多謝 duōxiè many thanks / thanks a lot 多謝阿叔
411 2 甚麼 shénme what (forming a question) 那裏想甚麼富貴輪到我身上
412 2 一總 yīzǒng altogether / in all 因為要一總拆了修理
413 2 chí late / tardy 這事也不得過遲
414 2 \N 熚熚烞烞
415 2 到家 dàojiā perfect / excellent / brought to the utmost degree 我到家幾日
416 2 kuài fast / quick 快喊你娘進來
417 2 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 我明日做起個小生意
418 2 小本 xiǎoběn small capital / on a shoestring 做個小本生意
419 2 自從 zìcóng since (a time) / ever since 自從你跟了客人去後
420 2 明日 míngrì tomorrow 我明日做起個小生意
421 2 聲音 shēngyīn voice / sound 母親聽見是他的聲音
422 2 有錢 yǒuqián to be well off / to be wealthy 那知他有錢的人
423 2 to hold on to / to cling to / to dig up / to rake / to push aside / to pull out 自己扒上床
424 2 孝子 xiàozǐ a filial son 大柳莊孝子事親
425 2 bàn partner / companion / comrade 把錢拿來家伴著父親
426 2 to fear / to be afraid of 怕怎的
427 2 xiào to smile / to laugh 我笑著說
428 2 不日 bùrì within the next few days / in a few days time 不日就有個貴人星照命
429 2 yòng to use / to apply 你哥又沒中用
430 2 chicken / rooster 把雞先盛了一碗送與父母
431 2 liǔ willow 大柳莊孝子事親
432 2 秀才 xiùcái a talented person 只不知這人是秀才是童生
433 2 jìng still / calm 且靜靜的養好了病
434 2 次日 cìrì second day / next day 次日清早起來
435 2 nán south 望見莊南頭大路上一個和尚庵
436 2 jìng actually / in the end 他竟把我打起來
437 2 果然 guǒrán really / sure enough 縣裏果然出告示考童生
438 2 zhǔ owner 匡超人看見是本縣縣主的帖子
439 2 象棋 xiàngqí Chinese chess 還溜到門首同鄰居們下象棋
440 2 zhōng middle 你哥又沒中用
441 2 放下 fàngxia lay down / put down 放下行李
442 2 táng main hall / a large room 兄弟兩人在堂裏喫著
443 2 bái white 怎敢白賴阿叔的房子住
444 2 將來 jiānglái the future 將來只到二十七八歲
445 2 niē to pick with fingers 他娘捏一捏他身上
446 2 shēng to ascend / to go up 因走近前替他把帽子升一升
447 2 to salute / to bow 作了個揖
448 2 弟兄 dìxiōng brothers 放著弟兄兩人在此
449 2 只管 zhǐguǎn solely engrossed in one thing / please feel free to 只管占著阿叔的
450 2 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 反往後走
451 2 shí ten 他送了我十兩銀子
452 2 shú to buy / to redeem 串出上手業主拿原價來贖我的
453 2 病倒 bìngdǎo to fall ill / to be stricken with an illness 回來就病倒了
454 2 間壁 jiānbì next door / partition wall 間壁又要房子翻蓋
455 2 tuán group / organization / society 一個一個的火團子往天井裏滾
456 2 diàn to pad / to cushion 正要替太公墊布
457 2 照顧 zhàogù to take care of 每日每夜出恭都是兒子照顧定了
458 2 tiè a rubbing from incised inscription 保正帽子裏取出一個單帖來遞與他
459 2 過日子 guòrìzǐ to live one's life / to pass one's days / to get along 尋些柴米過日子
460 2 duàn absolutely / decidedly 斷的斷了
461 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 又買了一壺酒
462 2 只是 zhǐshì merely / simply / only 只是而今我父親病著
463 2 坐下 zuòxià to sit down 就請坐下喫杯便酒罷
464 2 還有 háiyǒu furthermore / in addition / still / also 卻也還有個虛驚
465 2 hǎn shout / to call out / to yell 快喊你娘進來
466 2 no 出門無事
467 2 算計 suànjì to reckon / to calculate / to plan / to expect / to scheme 我心裏算計
468 2 運氣 yùnqi luck 就交上好的運氣
469 2 飛跑 fēipǎo to run like the wind / to rush / to gallop 又飛跑進來
470 2 一遍 yībiàn one time (all the way through) / once through 說了一遍
471 2 zhāi to pick / to pluck 叫人來摘門下瓦
472 2 這個 zhège this / this one 你三房裏叔子就想著我這個屋
473 2 先生 xiānsheng Mr. / sir / mister 虧遇著一個先生
474 2 來看 láikàn to come and see / judging from 還不曾來看得阿叔
475 2 pài school of thought / a sect / a faction 一派紅光
476 2 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 自在出過恭
477 2 gēn and 自從你跟了客人去後
478 1 三五 sānwǔ several / three or five 三五天一回人來催
479 1 西湖 Xī Hú West Lake 便搜出些西湖上景致
480 1 我去 wǒqù dang! / shoot! 傳我去問
481 1 時候 shíhou a time / a season / a period 院考的時候
482 1 別的 biéde other / else 別的都不打緊
483 1 早飯 zǎofàn breakfast 那日正是早飯過後
484 1 窮苦 qióngkǔ impoverished 我就說你如此窮苦
485 1 làn rotten / spoiled / decayed 匡超人等菜爛了
486 1 幾乎 jīhū almost / nearly / practically 幾乎沒有出路
487 1 wěi to delegate / to commission 又婉委
488 1 àn to press / to push 開印後宗師按臨溫州
489 1 婚姻 hūnyīn marriage / matrimony / wedding 婚姻締就
490 1 搖手 yáoshǒu to wave the hand (to say goodbye, or in a negative gesture) / crank handle 潘保正搖手道
491 1 祠堂 cítáng ancestral hall / memorial hall 那日在祠堂裏彼此爭論
492 1 商量 shāngliang to consult / to talk over / to discuss 同你嫂子商量
493 1 shū to transport 老兄這一盤輸了
494 1 āi near / close by / next to / towards / against 一步一挨
495 1 如果 rúguǒ if / in case / in the event that 如果文章會做
496 1 宗師 zōngshī a great master / a great scholar 開印後宗師按臨溫州
497 1 葷菜 hūncài non-vegetarian dish 又有些葷菜
498 1 煩悶 fánmēn unhappy 見太公煩悶
499 1 加意 jiāyì paying special care / with particular attention 到家並發忿加意用功
500 1 ruǎn soft / flexible / pliable 老奶奶嚇得兩腳軟了

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
村上 cūnshàng Murakami
㐖毒 India
过得 過得 guòde How are you getting by? / How's life? / contraction of 過得去|过得去, can get by / tolerably well
杭州 Hángzhōu Hangzhou
汉阳峰 漢陽峰 hànyáng fēng Hanyang Peak
火头 火頭 huǒ tóu Stoker / Cook
乐清 樂清 lèqīng Yueqing
pān
  1. water in which rice has been rinsed
  2. Pan River
  3. Pan
上都 shàngdū Shangdu / Xanadu / Shangtu / Chandu / Xandu / Kemenfu / Kaipingfu
温州 溫州 Wēnzhōu Wenzhou
西湖 Xī Hú West Lake
学道 學道 xuédào examiner
一乘 yī shèng ekayāna / one vehicle
正知 zhèngzhī Zheng Zhi
知礼 知禮 Zhī Lǐ Zhi Li

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English