Glossary and Vocabulary for Book of Documents 《尚書》, 周書 康誥 Zhou Shu - Announcement to the Prince of Kang

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 21 yuē to speak / to say 王若曰
2 21 mín the people / citizen / subjects 四方民大和會
3 19 wáng Wang 王若曰
4 17 jué he / she / it 誕受厥命
5 16 fēng to seal / to close off 小子封
6 11 big / great / huge / large / major 天乃大命文王
7 10 shí time / a point or period of time 惟時怙
8 9 yòng to use / to apply 用肇造我區夏
9 8 Germany 紹聞衣德言
10 7 tiān day 天乃大命文王
11 7 yīn flourishing / abundant 殪戎殷
12 7 to punish / to penalize 克明德慎罰
13 6 niàn to read aloud 汝念哉
14 6 jìng to respect /to honor 敬哉
15 6 mìng life 天乃大命文王
16 6 zài in / at 在茲東土
17 6 kāng Kang 無康好逸豫
18 6 zuò to do 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
19 6 rén person / people / a human being 人有小罪非眚
20 6 xīn heart 往盡乃心
21 6 to regulate / to govern / to control 用保乂民
22 6 小子 xiǎozi a boy 小子封
23 6 嗚呼 wūhū alas 嗚呼
24 5 clothes / dress / garment 乃服惟弘王
25 5 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 乃不可不殺
26 5 zuì crime / sin / vice 人有小罪非眚
27 5 ci 在茲東土
28 5 wén to hear 冒聞于上帝
29 4 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 惟乃丕顯考文王
30 4 child / son 子弗祗服厥父事
31 4 great / grand / glorious / distinguished 惟乃丕顯考文王
32 4 bāng nation / country / state 侯甸男邦采衛
33 4 shěn much more / still more 矧惟不孝不友
34 4 zhī to respect 祗祗
35 4 to enlighten 迪吉康
36 4 yōng ordinary / normal 庸庸
37 4 wǎng to deceive 罔弗憝
38 3 wǎng to go (in a direction) 往敷求于殷先哲王
39 3 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未其有若汝封之心
40 3 bǎo to defend / to protect 用保乂民
41 3 to cover / to shield / to screen / to conceal 丕蔽要囚
42 3 xiōng elder brother 乃寡兄勖
43 3 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今民將在祗遹乃文考
44 3 xiǎn to show / to manifest / to display 顯民
45 3 yi / an ancient wine vessel / an ancient sacrificial vessel 罰蔽殷彝
46 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 乃不可不殺
47 3 diǎn canon / classic / scripture 自作不典
48 3 shì matter / thing / item 汝陳時臬事
49 3 mào to be hardworking 懋不懋
50 3 to narrate / to recount 惟時敘
51 3 qiú to request 往敷求于殷先哲王
52 3 meaning / sense 用其義刑義殺
53 3 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 亦不在小
54 2 gào to tell / to say / said / told 告汝德之說
55 2 shěng a cataract 人有小罪非眚
56 2 xùn to yield 乃汝盡遜
57 2 disease / sickness / ailment 若有疾
58 2 míng bright / brilliant 敬明乃罰
59 2 niè a law 汝陳時臬司
60 2 chén sincerity / honesty 天畏棐忱
61 2 four 肆汝小子封
62 2 to give 則予一人以懌
63 2 to prevail 克明德慎罰
64 2 xiǎng to enjoy 無我殄享
65 2 裕民 yùmín Yumin 乃由裕民
66 2 xíng punishment / penalty 用其義刑義殺
67 2 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 不率大戛
68 2 kǎo to examine / to test 今民將在祗遹乃文考
69 2 shēn human body / torso 德裕乃身
70 2 guān illness; pain; neglect; useless 恫瘝乃身
71 2 殺人 shārén to murder 非汝封刑人殺人
72 2 不在 bùzài not here 怨不在大
73 2 先哲 xiānzhé distinguished precursor / famous thinker of antiquity 往敷求于殷先哲王
74 2 yuàn to blame / to complain 怨不在大
75 2 yào to want / to wish for 要囚
76 2 tiǎn to exterminate 不汝瑕殄
77 2 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 瘝厥君
78 2 xùn to teach / to train 宅心知訓
79 2 shuǎng invigorating 爽惟民
80 2 yǒu friend / companion 矧惟不孝不友
81 2 zhī to know 宅心知訓
82 2 刑人 xíngrén criminal to be executed / to execute a criminal 非汝封刑人殺人
83 2 abundant / rich / plentiful 德裕乃身
84 2 to broadcast 百工播民
85 2 nián year
86 2 younger brother 于弟弗念天顯
87 2 to cut off the nose 非汝封又曰劓刵人
88 2 周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
89 2 hóng liberal / great 弘于天若
90 2 wài outside 矧惟外庶子訓人
91 2 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 乃惟終
92 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 于父不能字厥子
93 2 speed 曰乃其速由文王作罰
94 2 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 惠不惠
95 2 qiú a prisoner / a convict 要囚
96 2 hóu marquis / lord 侯甸男邦采衛
97 2 èr punishment by cutting off ears 非汝封又曰劓刵人
98 2 chén Chen 汝陳時臬司
99 2 duì to dislike / to abhor / to hate 罔弗憝
100 2 father 子弗祗服厥父事
101 2 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 往盡乃心
102 2 to apply / to smear 往敷求于殷先哲王
103 2 yuǎn far / distant 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
104 2 小臣 xiǎochén a minor official 越小臣
105 2 tīng to listen 高乃聽
106 1 mào to emit / to give off / to send out 冒聞于上帝
107 1 正人 zhèngrén an upstanding person 惟厥正人
108 1 to reach 我惟有及
109 1 肇造 zhàozào to first establish 用肇造我區夏
110 1 顯考 xiǎnkǎo honorific term for one's deceased father 惟乃丕顯考文王
111 1 diàn suburbs / outskirts 侯甸男邦采衛
112 1 其弟 qí dì his younger brother 朕其弟
113 1 cǎi to pick / to pluck / to collect / to select / to choose / to gather 侯甸男邦采衛
114 1 xiá a flaw in a gem 不汝瑕殄
115 1 大明 dàmíng the sun 乃大明服
116 1 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢侮鰥寡
117 1 fěi to strengthen 天畏棐忱
118 1 yuè month
119 1 奸宄 jiānguǐ evildoer / malefactor 寇攘奸宄
120 1 luò Luo 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
121 1 yóu to plan / to scheme 遠乃猷裕
122 1 shì a gentleman / a knight 和見士于周
123 1 以次 yǐcì in the proper order / the following 勿庸以次汝封
124 1 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 侯甸男邦采衛
125 1 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 大傷厥考心
126 1 day of the month / a certain day 服念五六日
127 1 lún human relationships 師茲殷罰有倫
128 1 xíng to walk / to move 于罰之行
129 1 mǐn fast / quick / clever / smart 丕則敏德
130 1 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 和見士于周
131 1 zhù to help / to assist 亦惟助王宅天命
132 1 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 汝陳時臬司
133 1 gào announcement / proclamation 乃洪大誥治
134 1 wēi prestige / majesty 惟威惟虐
135 1 to envy / to be jealous 惟文王之敬忌
136 1 zhèng upright / straight 越厥小臣外正
137 1 逸豫 yìyù idleness and pleasure / pleasure seeking 無康好逸豫
138 1 政人 zhèngrén a government official 不于我政人得罪
139 1 diào to hang 惟吊茲
140 1 天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven 亦惟助王宅天命
141 1 to die 殪戎殷
142 1 mǐn to destroy / to eliminate 天惟與我民彝大泯亂
143 1 Yu 今民將在祗遹乃文考
144 1 earth / soil / dirt 以修我西土
145 1 無我 wúwǒ selflessness / non-self / anātman / anattā 無我殄享
146 1 鰥寡 guānguǎ a widower 不敢侮鰥寡
147 1 三月 sānyuè March / the Third Month 惟三月
148 1 外事 wàishì foreign affairs 外事
149 1 新民 xīnmín Xinmin 作新民
150 1 dòng to frighten 恫瘝乃身
151 1 西 The West 以修我西土
152 1 to enjoy / to be glad / to be pleased 則予一人以懌
153 1 chì an imperial decree 惟民其敕懋和
154 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 惟民其畢棄咎
155 1 nán male 侯甸男邦采衛
156 1 家人 jiārén family members 不能厥家人
157 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 哉生魄
158 1 dōng east 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
159 1 xiū to rest 帝休
160 1 shào to continue / to carry on 紹聞衣德言
161 1 赤子 chìzǐ newborn baby 若保赤子
162 1 bǎi one hundred 百工播民
163 1 不適 bùshì unwell / indisposed / out of sorts 矧今民罔迪不適
164 1 spirit / soul 哉生魄
165 1 huì can / be able to 四方民大和會
166 1 成人 chéngrén adult 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
167 1 to look after / to attend to 顧乃德
168 1 a crime / a criminal offense 既道極厥辜
169 1 to presume 惟時怙
170 1 庶子 shù zǐ bastard / commoner son of royalty 矧惟外庶子訓人
171 1 fàng to put / to place 大放王命
172 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
173 1 shèn cautious 克明德慎罰
174 1 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 不敢侮鰥寡
175 1 clothes / clothing 紹聞衣德言
176 1 不孝 bù xiào unfilial 矧惟不孝不友
177 1 zào to make / to build / to manufacture 造民大譽
178 1 洪大 hóngdà huge / massive 乃洪大誥治
179 1 上帝 Shàngdì God 冒聞于上帝
180 1 supreme ruler / emperor 帝休
181 1 旬時 xúnshí ten days 至于旬時
182 1 gōng an artisan / a craftsman / a worker 百工播民
183 1 tóng like / same / similar 迪屢未同
184 1 one 則予一人以懌
185 1 一二 yīèr one or two / a few 越我一二邦
186 1 liù six 服念五六日
187 1 shì a generation 乃以殷民世享
188 1 è evil / vice 時乃引惡
189 1 Ji 迪吉康
190 1 gāo high / tall 高乃聽
191 1 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 乃洪大誥治
192 1 zhèng government / administration 不迪則罔政在厥邦
193 1 dàn birth 誕受厥命
194 1 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 不廢在王命
195 1 shì style 式爾
196 1 nüè cruel / harsh / oppressive 惟威惟虐
197 1 jìng still / calm 今惟民不靜
198 1 area / district / region / ward 用肇造我區夏
199 1 jié festival / a special day 諸節
200 1 mèng first month 孟侯
201 1 letter / symbol / character 于父不能字厥子
202 1 huò goods / products / commodities 殺越人于貨
203 1 宅心 zháixīn residing in the mind / allegiance 宅心知訓
204 1 zāi disaster / calamity 乃惟眚災適爾
205 1 zhái residence / dwelling / home 亦惟助王宅天命
206 1 honor / reputation 造民大譽
207 1 hūn dusk / nightfall / twilight 昏不畏死
208 1 xīn new / fresh / modern 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
209 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 以修我西土
210 1 móu to plan / to scheme 勿用非謀非彝蔽時忱
211 1 不克 bùkè cannot / to not be able (to) / to be unable to 汝亦罔不克敬典
212 1 wèi to fear / to dread 天畏棐忱
213 1 xián salty / briny 周公咸勤
214 1 大和 Dàhé Yamato 四方民大和會
215 1 不怨 bù yuàn do not complain 我其不怨
216 1 可見 kějiàn can be understood 民情大可見
217 1 shì to match 乃惟眚災適爾
218 1 jiàn to see 和見士于周
219 1 níng Nanjing 乃以民寧
220 1 東土 dōngtǔ the East / China 在茲東土
221 1 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 告汝德之說
222 1 得罪 dézuì to offend 不于我政人得罪
223 1 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 乃弗克恭厥兄
224 1 shè to forgive / to pardon 刑茲無赦
225 1 āi to be sad / to be mournful / to be pitiful 兄亦不念鞠子哀
226 1 róng arms / armaments / a military affair 殪戎殷
227 1 大邑 dàyì Dayi 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
228 1 難保 nánbǎo hard to say / can't guarantee / difficult to protect / difficult to preserve 小人難保
229 1 jiān to supervise / to inspect 予惟不可不監
230 1 to bend / to violate / to go against 未戾厥心
231 1 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 亦無在多
232 1 jiá to lance 不率大戛
233 1 民情 mínqíng circumstances of the people / popular sentiment / the mood of the people / popular customs 民情大可見
234 1 xià summer 用肇造我區夏
235 1 to enjoin / to advise / to preach to 乃寡兄勖
236 1 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人難保
237 1 明德 míngdé highest virtue / illustrious virtue 克明德慎罰
238 1 康保 kāngbǎo Kangbao 用康保民
239 1 shāng commerce / trade 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
240 1 dào way / road / path 既道極厥辜
241 1 凡民 fánmín common people 凡民自得罪
242 1 five 服念五六日
243 1 base / foundation 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
244 1 to put to death / to imprison for life 爽惟天其罰殛我
245 1 自得 zì dé to be self satisfied 凡民自得罪
246 1 不畏 bùwèi unafraid / to defy 昏不畏死
247 1 to die 昏不畏死
248 1 四方 sì fāng all sides 四方民大和會
249 1 gǒu teeth grown in old age 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
250 1 哲王 zhé wáng wise kings 別求聞由古先哲王
251 1 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 惟民其畢棄咎
252 1 hǎo good 無康好逸豫
253 1 wén writing / text 今民將在祗遹乃文考
254 1 yán to speak / to say / said 紹聞衣德言
255 1 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 勿替敬典
256 1 to bring up / to rear 兄亦不念鞠子哀
257 1 威威 wēi wēi tall and grand 威威
258 1 yǐn to lead / to guide 時乃引惡
259 1 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 誕受厥命
260 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 惟民其畢棄咎
261 1 元惡大憝 yuánè dàduì arch-criminal and archenemy 元惡大憝
262 1 寇攘 kòu rǎng to rob and steal 寇攘奸宄
263 1 shī teacher 師茲殷罰有倫
264 1 古先 gǔ xiān bygone days 別求聞由古先哲王
265 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 天惟與我民彝大泯亂
266 1 guǎ few 乃寡兄勖

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 35 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 乃洪大誥治
2 35 wéi only / solely / alone 惟三月
3 21 yuē to speak / to say 王若曰
4 21 mín the people / citizen / subjects 四方民大和會
5 19 you / thou 肆汝小子封
6 19 wáng Wang 王若曰
7 17 jué he / she / it 誕受厥命
8 16 fēng to seal / to close off 小子封
9 15 not / no 不廢在王命
10 13 in / at 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
11 12 his / hers / its / theirs 乃其乂民
12 11 big / great / huge / large / major 天乃大命文王
13 10 I / me / my 用肇造我區夏
14 10 shí time / a point or period of time 惟時怙
15 9 yòng to use / to apply 用肇造我區夏
16 8 yǒu is / are / to exist 人有小罪非眚
17 8 Germany 紹聞衣德言
18 7 no 無康好逸豫
19 7 tiān day 天乃大命文王
20 7 yīn flourishing / abundant 殪戎殷
21 7 fēi not / non- / un- 人有小罪非眚
22 7 to punish / to penalize 克明德慎罰
23 6 niàn to read aloud 汝念哉
24 6 jìng to respect /to honor 敬哉
25 6 mìng life 天乃大命文王
26 6 no 罔弗憝
27 6 zài in / at 在茲東土
28 6 ruò to seem / to be like / as 王若曰
29 6 kāng Kang 無康好逸豫
30 6 zuò to do 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
31 6 rén person / people / a human being 人有小罪非眚
32 6 zāi exclamatory particle 哉生魄
33 6 xīn heart 往盡乃心
34 6 also / too 亦不在小
35 6 to regulate / to govern / to control 用保乂民
36 6 小子 xiǎozi a boy 小子封
37 6 嗚呼 wūhū alas 嗚呼
38 5 yuè more 越我一二邦
39 5 zhèn I / we 朕其弟
40 5 clothes / dress / garment 乃服惟弘王
41 5 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 乃不可不殺
42 5 zuì crime / sin / vice 人有小罪非眚
43 5 ci 在茲東土
44 5 wén to hear 冒聞于上帝
45 4 zhī him / her / them / that 未其有若汝封之心
46 4 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 惟乃丕顯考文王
47 4 child / son 子弗祗服厥父事
48 4 so as to / in order to 以修我西土
49 4 great / grand / glorious / distinguished 惟乃丕顯考文王
50 4 yóu follow / from / it is for...to 別求聞由古先哲王
51 4 bāng nation / country / state 侯甸男邦采衛
52 4 shěn much more / still more 矧惟不孝不友
53 4 zhī to respect 祗祗
54 4 to enlighten 迪吉康
55 4 yōng ordinary / normal 庸庸
56 4 wǎng to deceive 罔弗憝
57 3 wǎng to go (in a direction) 往敷求于殷先哲王
58 3 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未其有若汝封之心
59 3 bǎo to defend / to protect 用保乂民
60 3 to cover / to shield / to screen / to conceal 丕蔽要囚
61 3 xiōng elder brother 乃寡兄勖
62 3 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今民將在祗遹乃文考
63 3 do not 勿庸以次汝封
64 3 xiǎn to show / to manifest / to display 顯民
65 3 yi / an ancient wine vessel / an ancient sacrificial vessel 罰蔽殷彝
66 3 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 乃不可不殺
67 3 diǎn canon / classic / scripture 自作不典
68 3 shì matter / thing / item 汝陳時臬事
69 3 already / afterwards
70 3 mào to be hardworking 懋不懋
71 3 otherwise / but / however 則予一人以懌
72 3 to narrate / to recount 惟時敘
73 3 qiú to request 往敷求于殷先哲王
74 3 meaning / sense 用其義刑義殺
75 3 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 亦不在小
76 2 gào to tell / to say / said / told 告汝德之說
77 2 yòu again / also 非汝封又曰劓刵人
78 2 shěng a cataract 人有小罪非眚
79 2 xùn to yield 乃汝盡遜
80 2 disease / sickness / ailment 若有疾
81 2 míng bright / brilliant 敬明乃罰
82 2 niè a law 汝陳時臬司
83 2 chén sincerity / honesty 天畏棐忱
84 2 four 肆汝小子封
85 2 to give 則予一人以懌
86 2 to prevail 克明德慎罰
87 2 xiǎng to enjoy 無我殄享
88 2 裕民 yùmín Yumin 乃由裕民
89 2 xíng punishment / penalty 用其義刑義殺
90 2 bié do not / must not 別求聞由古先哲王
91 2 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 不率大戛
92 2 and 和見士于周
93 2 kǎo to examine / to test 今民將在祗遹乃文考
94 2 shēn human body / torso 德裕乃身
95 2 guān illness; pain; neglect; useless 恫瘝乃身
96 2 殺人 shārén to murder 非汝封刑人殺人
97 2 不在 bùzài not here 怨不在大
98 2 先哲 xiānzhé distinguished precursor / famous thinker of antiquity 往敷求于殷先哲王
99 2 yuàn to blame / to complain 怨不在大
100 2 yào to want / to wish for 要囚
101 2 tiǎn to exterminate 不汝瑕殄
102 2 huò or / either / else 無或刑人殺人
103 2 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 瘝厥君
104 2 xùn to teach / to train 宅心知訓
105 2 shuǎng invigorating 爽惟民
106 2 yǒu friend / companion 矧惟不孝不友
107 2 zhī to know 宅心知訓
108 2 刑人 xíngrén criminal to be executed / to execute a criminal 非汝封刑人殺人
109 2 abundant / rich / plentiful 德裕乃身
110 2 to broadcast 百工播民
111 2 nián year
112 2 younger brother 于弟弗念天顯
113 2 to cut off the nose 非汝封又曰劓刵人
114 2 周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
115 2 hóng liberal / great 弘于天若
116 2 wài outside 矧惟外庶子訓人
117 2 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 乃惟終
118 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 于父不能字厥子
119 2 speed 曰乃其速由文王作罰
120 2 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 惠不惠
121 2 qiú a prisoner / a convict 要囚
122 2 hóu marquis / lord 侯甸男邦采衛
123 2 èr punishment by cutting off ears 非汝封又曰劓刵人
124 2 ěr thus / so / like that 式爾
125 2 chén Chen 汝陳時臬司
126 2 duì to dislike / to abhor / to hate 罔弗憝
127 2 father 子弗祗服厥父事
128 2 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 往盡乃心
129 2 to apply / to smear 往敷求于殷先哲王
130 2 yuǎn far / distant 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
131 2 小臣 xiǎochén a minor official 越小臣
132 2 tīng to listen 高乃聽
133 1 mào to emit / to give off / to send out 冒聞于上帝
134 1 正人 zhèngrén an upstanding person 惟厥正人
135 1 to reach 我惟有及
136 1 肇造 zhàozào to first establish 用肇造我區夏
137 1 顯考 xiǎnkǎo honorific term for one's deceased father 惟乃丕顯考文王
138 1 yīng should / ought 應保殷民
139 1 diàn suburbs / outskirts 侯甸男邦采衛
140 1 其弟 qí dì his younger brother 朕其弟
141 1 cǎi to pick / to pluck / to collect / to select / to choose / to gather 侯甸男邦采衛
142 1 xiá a flaw in a gem 不汝瑕殄
143 1 大明 dàmíng the sun 乃大明服
144 1 不敢 bùgǎn to not dare 不敢侮鰥寡
145 1 fěi to strengthen 天畏棐忱
146 1 yuè month
147 1 奸宄 jiānguǐ evildoer / malefactor 寇攘奸宄
148 1 luò Luo 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
149 1 yóu to plan / to scheme 遠乃猷裕
150 1 shì a gentleman / a knight 和見士于周
151 1 以次 yǐcì in the proper order / the following 勿庸以次汝封
152 1 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 侯甸男邦采衛
153 1 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 大傷厥考心
154 1 day of the month / a certain day 服念五六日
155 1 lún human relationships 師茲殷罰有倫
156 1 xíng to walk / to move 于罰之行
157 1 mǐn fast / quick / clever / smart 丕則敏德
158 1 already / since 既道極厥辜
159 1 zhōu Zhou Dynasty 和見士于周
160 1 zhù to help / to assist 亦惟助王宅天命
161 1 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 汝陳時臬司
162 1 gào announcement / proclamation 乃洪大誥治
163 1 wēi prestige / majesty 惟威惟虐
164 1 to envy / to be jealous 惟文王之敬忌
165 1 zhèng upright / straight 越厥小臣外正
166 1 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 亦惟君惟長
167 1 逸豫 yìyù idleness and pleasure / pleasure seeking 無康好逸豫
168 1 政人 zhèngrén a government official 不于我政人得罪
169 1 diào to hang 惟吊茲
170 1 天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven 亦惟助王宅天命
171 1 to die 殪戎殷
172 1 mǐn to destroy / to eliminate 天惟與我民彝大泯亂
173 1 Yu 今民將在祗遹乃文考
174 1 earth / soil / dirt 以修我西土
175 1 無我 wúwǒ selflessness / non-self / anātman / anattā 無我殄享
176 1 鰥寡 guānguǎ a widower 不敢侮鰥寡
177 1 三月 sānyuè March / the Third Month 惟三月
178 1 外事 wàishì foreign affairs 外事
179 1 新民 xīnmín Xinmin 作新民
180 1 dòng to frighten 恫瘝乃身
181 1 西 The West 以修我西土
182 1 to enjoy / to be glad / to be pleased 則予一人以懌
183 1 chì an imperial decree 惟民其敕懋和
184 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 惟民其畢棄咎
185 1 nán male 侯甸男邦采衛
186 1 家人 jiārén family members 不能厥家人
187 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 哉生魄
188 1 dōng east 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
189 1 xiū to rest 帝休
190 1 shào to continue / to carry on 紹聞衣德言
191 1 赤子 chìzǐ newborn baby 若保赤子
192 1 and 天惟與我民彝大泯亂
193 1 bǎi one hundred 百工播民
194 1 不適 bùshì unwell / indisposed / out of sorts 矧今民罔迪不適
195 1 spirit / soul 哉生魄
196 1 huì can / be able to 四方民大和會
197 1 成人 chéngrén adult 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
198 1 to look after / to attend to 顧乃德
199 1 a crime / a criminal offense 既道極厥辜
200 1 to presume 惟時怙
201 1 庶子 shù zǐ bastard / commoner son of royalty 矧惟外庶子訓人
202 1 fàng to put / to place 大放王命
203 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
204 1 shèn cautious 克明德慎罰
205 1 to insult / to ridicule / to disgrace 不敢侮鰥寡
206 1 naturally / of course / certainly 自作不典
207 1 clothes / clothing 紹聞衣德言
208 1 不孝 bù xiào unfilial 矧惟不孝不友
209 1 zào to make / to build / to manufacture 造民大譽
210 1 洪大 hóngdà huge / massive 乃洪大誥治
211 1 上帝 Shàngdì God 冒聞于上帝
212 1 supreme ruler / emperor 帝休
213 1 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 今民將在祗遹乃文考
214 1 旬時 xúnshí ten days 至于旬時
215 1 gōng an artisan / a craftsman / a worker 百工播民
216 1 tóng like / same / similar 迪屢未同
217 1 qín diligently / industriously 周公咸勤
218 1 one 則予一人以懌
219 1 一二 yīèr one or two / a few 越我一二邦
220 1 liù six 服念五六日
221 1 shì a generation 乃以殷民世享
222 1 è evil / vice 時乃引惡
223 1 Ji 迪吉康
224 1 gāo high / tall 高乃聽
225 1 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 乃洪大誥治
226 1 zhèng government / administration 不迪則罔政在厥邦
227 1 dàn birth 誕受厥命
228 1 fèi to abrogate / to terminate / to abandon / to discard 不廢在王命
229 1 shì style 式爾
230 1 nüè cruel / harsh / oppressive 惟威惟虐
231 1 jìng still / calm 今惟民不靜
232 1 area / district / region / ward 用肇造我區夏
233 1 jié festival / a special day 諸節
234 1 mèng first month 孟侯
235 1 letter / symbol / character 于父不能字厥子
236 1 huò goods / products / commodities 殺越人于貨
237 1 宅心 zháixīn residing in the mind / allegiance 宅心知訓
238 1 zāi disaster / calamity 乃惟眚災適爾
239 1 zhái residence / dwelling / home 亦惟助王宅天命
240 1 honor / reputation 造民大譽
241 1 hūn dusk / nightfall / twilight 昏不畏死
242 1 xīn new / fresh / modern 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
243 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 以修我西土
244 1 móu to plan / to scheme 勿用非謀非彝蔽時忱
245 1 不克 bùkè cannot / to not be able (to) / to be unable to 汝亦罔不克敬典
246 1 wèi to fear / to dread 天畏棐忱
247 1 extremely / very 既道極厥辜
248 1 xián salty / briny 周公咸勤
249 1 大和 Dàhé Yamato 四方民大和會
250 1 不怨 bù yuàn do not complain 我其不怨
251 1 可見 kějiàn can be understood 民情大可見
252 1 shì to match 乃惟眚災適爾
253 1 jiàn to see 和見士于周
254 1 níng Nanjing 乃以民寧
255 1 東土 dōngtǔ the East / China 在茲東土
256 1 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 告汝德之說
257 1 得罪 dézuì to offend 不于我政人得罪
258 1 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 乃弗克恭厥兄
259 1 shè to forgive / to pardon 刑茲無赦
260 1 āi to be sad / to be mournful / to be pitiful 兄亦不念鞠子哀
261 1 róng arms / armaments / a military affair 殪戎殷
262 1 大邑 dàyì Dayi 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
263 1 frequently / often / again and again 迪屢未同
264 1 難保 nánbǎo hard to say / can't guarantee / difficult to protect / difficult to preserve 小人難保
265 1 至于 zhìyú as for / as to say / speaking of 至于旬時
266 1 jiān to supervise / to inspect 予惟不可不監
267 1 to bend / to violate / to go against 未戾厥心
268 1 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 亦無在多
269 1 jiá to lance 不率大戛
270 1 民情 mínqíng circumstances of the people / popular sentiment / the mood of the people / popular customs 民情大可見
271 1 xià summer 用肇造我區夏
272 1 to enjoin / to advise / to preach to 乃寡兄勖
273 1 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人難保
274 1 明德 míngdé highest virtue / illustrious virtue 克明德慎罰
275 1 康保 kāngbǎo Kangbao 用康保民
276 1 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 惟命不于常
277 1 shāng commerce / trade 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
278 1 shàng still / yet / to value 矧曰其尚顯聞于天
279 1 dào way / road / path 既道極厥辜
280 1 凡民 fánmín common people 凡民自得罪
281 1 five 服念五六日
282 1 base / foundation 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
283 1 to put to death / to imprison for life 爽惟天其罰殛我
284 1 自得 zì dé to be self satisfied 凡民自得罪
285 1 不畏 bùwèi unafraid / to defy 昏不畏死
286 1 to die 昏不畏死
287 1 四方 sì fāng all sides 四方民大和會
288 1 gǒu teeth grown in old age 汝丕遠惟商耇成人
289 1 哲王 zhé wáng wise kings 別求聞由古先哲王
290 1 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 惟民其畢棄咎
291 1 hǎo good 無康好逸豫
292 1 wén writing / text 今民將在祗遹乃文考
293 1 yán to speak / to say / said 紹聞衣德言
294 1 to substitute for / to take the place of / to replace 勿替敬典
295 1 to bring up / to rear 兄亦不念鞠子哀
296 1 威威 wēi wēi tall and grand 威威
297 1 yǐn to lead / to guide 時乃引惡
298 1 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 誕受厥命
299 1 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 惟民其畢棄咎
300 1 未有 wèiyǒu is not / has never been 惟曰未有遜事
301 1 元惡大憝 yuánè dàduì arch-criminal and archenemy 元惡大憝
302 1 寇攘 kòu rǎng to rob and steal 寇攘奸宄
303 1 chū at first / at the beginning / initially 周公初基作新大邑于東國洛
304 1 shī teacher 師茲殷罰有倫
305 1 古先 gǔ xiān bygone days 別求聞由古先哲王
306 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 天惟與我民彝大泯亂
307 1 zhū all / many / various 諸節
308 1 guǎ few 乃寡兄勖

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
大和 Dàhé
  1. Yamato
  2. Dahe
大明 dàmíng
  1. the sun
  2. the moon
  3. Da Ming
  4. Da Ming reign
  5. Ming dynasty
大邑 dàyì Dayi
东土 東土 dōngtǔ the East / China
康保 kāngbǎo Kangbao
luò
  1. Luo
  2. Luo River
  1. you / thou
  2. Ru River
  3. Ru
上帝 Shàngdì
  1. God
  2. Lord on High
天命 tiānmìng tianming / Mandate of Heaven
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
新民 xīnmín Xinmin
裕民 yùmín Yumin
周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English