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Glossary and Vocabulary for Book of Documents 《尚書》, 夏書 禹誓(伪) Xia Shu - Yu Shi (forged)

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 6 mìng life 乃命左右六人
2 5 miáo sprout / seedling 禹與有苗戰于野
3 5 to give 予誓告汝
4 5 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 禹誓
5 4 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 今予惟恭行天之罰
6 3 rén person / people / a human being 乃命左右六人
7 3 tiān day 天用勦絕其命
8 3 shì matter / thing / item 六事之人
9 3 Emperor Yu 禹與有苗戰于野
10 3 xià summer 天立有夏
11 3 to cut down 予将伐有苗
12 3 liù six 乃命左右六人
13 3 to stand 立汝戈
14 3 wilderness 禹與有苗戰于野
15 2 nián year
16 2 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
17 2 yòng to use / to apply 天用勦絕其命
18 2 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 禹大戰于三苗氏
19 2 to kill / to massacre 戮于野
20 2 zuǒ left 左不共于左
21 2 yòu right / right-hand 右不共于右
22 1 sān three 禹大戰于三苗氏
23 1 yuè month
24 1 田野 tiányě field / open land 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
25 1 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 有苗威侮天命
26 1 Hu 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
27 1 wáng Wang 王曰
28 1 halberd 立汝戈
29 1 yuē to speak / to say 王曰
30 1 wēi power / might / prestige 有苗威侮天命
31 1 jiǎo to wear out 天用勦絕其命
32 1 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 賞于己
33 1 今日 jīnrì today 今日之事
34 1 gào to tell / to say / said / told 予誓告汝
35 1 庶人 shùrén common people 庶人
36 1 shì a gentleman / a knight 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
37 1 xíng to walk / to move 今予惟恭行天之罰
38 1 zuǒ to assist / to accompany 汝为有夏佐
39 1 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫
40 1 大戰 dàzhàn war 禹大戰于三苗氏
41 1 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 乃命左右六人
42 1 tīng to listen 下听誓于中军
43 1 天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven 有苗威侮天命
44 1 bāng state / country / nation 怠棄邦誓
45 1 desire 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
46 1 horse 御汝馬
47 1 嗚呼 wūhū alas 嗚呼
48 1 jiē to sigh
49 1 dài idle / lazy 怠棄邦誓
50 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 怠棄邦誓
51 1 qiān a fault / a transgression 不愆于伐
52 1 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
53 1 bǎo dense 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
54 1 zhàn war / battle / fight 禹與有苗戰于野
55 1 gàn dry / clean 汝比汝干
56 1 qīng minister / high officer 尔卿
57 1 to associate with / be near 汝比汝干
58 1 jué him / it 厥惟後誓
59 1 中军 zhōng jūn main army 下听誓于中军
60 1 zuò to do
61 1 chǔn blunt / stupid 蠢苗乱之
62 1 hòu after / later 厥惟後誓
63 1 日中 rìzhōng noon / midday 日中
64 1 shè god of the soil and altars to him 有立于社
65 1 to punish / to penalize 今予惟恭行天之罰
66 1 to defend / to resist 御汝馬
67 1 一日 yī rì first of the month 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
68 1 用命 yòngmìng to follow orders / to abide by / to obey 弗用命
69 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 蠢苗乱之

Frequencies of all Words

Top 92

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 11 in / at 禹與有苗戰于野
2 8 yǒu is / are / to exist 禹與有苗戰于野
3 7 you / thou 予誓告汝
4 7 zhī him / her / them / that 六事之人
5 6 mìng life 乃命左右六人
6 5 miáo sprout / seedling 禹與有苗戰于野
7 5 to give 予誓告汝
8 5 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 禹誓
9 4 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 今予惟恭行天之罰
10 3 I 恭吾命
11 3 rén person / people / a human being 乃命左右六人
12 3 tiān day 天用勦絕其命
13 3 wèi for / to 汝为有夏佐
14 3 shì matter / thing / item 六事之人
15 3 Emperor Yu 禹與有苗戰于野
16 3 xià summer 天立有夏
17 3 not / no 左不共于左
18 3 to cut down 予将伐有苗
19 3 liù six 乃命左右六人
20 3 to stand 立汝戈
21 3 wilderness 禹與有苗戰于野
22 2 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 恭吾命者
23 2 wéi only / solely / alone 今予惟恭行天之罰
24 2 nián year
25 2 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
26 2 yòng to use / to apply 天用勦絕其命
27 2 gòng together 左不共于左
28 2 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 禹大戰于三苗氏
29 2 to kill / to massacre 戮于野
30 2 ěr thus / so / like that 尔卿
31 2 zuǒ left 左不共于左
32 2 no 弗用命
33 2 yòu right / right-hand 右不共于右
34 1 sān three 禹大戰于三苗氏
35 1 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 予将伐有苗
36 1 yuè month
37 1 田野 tiányě field / open land 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
38 1 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 有苗威侮天命
39 1 Hu 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
40 1 wáng Wang 王曰
41 1 halberd 立汝戈
42 1 xià next 下听誓于中军
43 1 and 禹與有苗戰于野
44 1 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 乃命左右六人
45 1 yuē to speak / to say 王曰
46 1 wēi power / might / prestige 有苗威侮天命
47 1 his / hers / its / theirs 天用勦絕其命
48 1 jiǎo to wear out 天用勦絕其命
49 1 shǎng to reward / to grant / to bestow 賞于己
50 1 self 賞于己
51 1 今日 jīnrì today 今日之事
52 1 gào to tell / to say / said / told 予誓告汝
53 1 and 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
54 1 庶人 shùrén common people 庶人
55 1 shì a gentleman / a knight 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
56 1 xíng to walk / to move 今予惟恭行天之罰
57 1 zuǒ to assist / to accompany 汝为有夏佐
58 1 大夫 dàifu doctor 大夫
59 1 大戰 dàzhàn war 禹大戰于三苗氏
60 1 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 乃命左右六人
61 1 tīng to listen 下听誓于中军
62 1 天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven 有苗威侮天命
63 1 bāng state / country / nation 怠棄邦誓
64 1 jué absolutely 天用勦絕其命
65 1 desire 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
66 1 horse 御汝馬
67 1 嗚呼 wūhū alas 嗚呼
68 1 jiē to sigh
69 1 fēi not / non- / un- 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
70 1 dài idle / lazy 怠棄邦誓
71 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 怠棄邦誓
72 1 qiě moreover / also
73 1 qiān a fault / a transgression 不愆于伐
74 1 zhēng to compete / to struggle / to fight / to contend / to strive 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
75 1 bǎo dense 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
76 1 zhàn war / battle / fight 禹與有苗戰于野
77 1 gàn dry / clean 汝比汝干
78 1 qīng minister / high officer 尔卿
79 1 to associate with / be near 汝比汝干
80 1 jué him / it 厥惟後誓
81 1 中军 zhōng jūn main army 下听誓于中军
82 1 zuò to do
83 1 chǔn blunt / stupid 蠢苗乱之
84 1 hòu after / later 厥惟後誓
85 1 日中 rìzhōng noon / midday 日中
86 1 also / too 予非尔田野葆士之欲也
87 1 shè god of the soil and altars to him 有立于社
88 1 to punish / to penalize 今予惟恭行天之罰
89 1 to defend / to resist 御汝馬
90 1 一日 yī rì first of the month 今予与有扈氏争一日之命
91 1 用命 yòngmìng to follow orders / to abide by / to obey 弗用命
92 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 蠢苗乱之

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
miáo
  1. sprout / seedling
  2. Miao
  3. Miao
  1. you / thou
  2. Ru River
  3. Ru
天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu