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

Frequencies of all Words

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

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
chén
  1. Chen
  2. Chen of the Southern dynasties
  3. narrate / tell / old / stale / to state / to display / to explain / to arrange / to exhibit
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
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