Glossary and Vocabulary for Records of the Grand Historian 史記, 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia

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 59 supreme ruler / emperor 鯀之父曰帝顓頊
2 45 yuē to speak / to say 禹之父曰鯀
3 41 Emperor Yu 禹之父曰鯀
4 22 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 姓姒氏
5 20 child / son 於是舜舉鯀子禹
6 20 dào way / road / path 通九道
7 20 to give 令益予眾庶稻
8 20 bēng to rupture / to split apart 堯崩
9 19 xíng to walk / to move 攝行天子之政
10 19 to enter 過家門不敢入
11 18 inside / interior 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
12 18 a river / a stream 河維沇州
13 17 xià summer 夏本紀
14 17 to stand 帝禹立而舉皋陶薦之
15 17 dōng east 東原底平
16 16 earth / soil / dirt 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
17 15 皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao 皋陶
18 15 clothes / dress / garment 鳥夷皮服
19 15 jiǔ nine 九年而水不息
20 14 Shùn Emperor Shun 更得舜
21 14 zhōng middle 田中中
22 14 shuǐ water 鴻水滔天
23 14 Germany 其德不違
24 14 female / feminine 女平水土
25 13 sān three 作十有三年乃同
26 13 mìng life 名曰文命
27 13 hòu after / later 后稷
28 12 wéi to preserve / to maintain 維是勉之
29 12 gǔn Gun 禹之父曰鯀
30 12 gòng a tribute / a gift 禹乃行相地宜所有以貢
31 11 天下 tiānxià China 天下皆以舜之誅為是
32 11 shàng top / a high position 賦上上錯
33 11 to bestow on / to endow with 賦上上錯
34 11 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 浩浩懷山襄陵
35 10 to open 生啟予不子
36 9 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
37 9 hǎi the sea / a sea / the ocean 入于海
38 9 increase / benefit 禹乃遂與益
39 9 gōng merit 可成美堯之功
40 9 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 致孝于鬼神
41 9 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 堯求能治水者
42 9 shì matter / thing / item 有能成美堯之事者使居官
43 8 yòng to use / to apply 用鯀治水
44 8 to float / to drift / to waft 浮於濟
45 8 孔甲 Kǒng Jiǎ Kong Jia 立帝不降之子孔甲
46 8 yáo Yao 當帝堯之時
47 8 tiān day 是謂亂天事
48 7 tāng soup 乃召湯而囚之夏臺
49 7 zhòng many / numerous 令益予眾庶稻
50 7 huì can / be able to 會于渭汭
51 7 to reach 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
52 7 zuò to do 作十有三年乃同
53 7 shí food / food and drink 命后稷予眾庶難得之食
54 7 tián field / farmland 厥田斥鹵
55 7 néng can / able 堯求能治水者
56 7 yán to speak / to say / said 其言可信
57 7 big / great / huge / large / major 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
58 7 father 禹之父曰鯀
59 7 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 過家門不敢入
60 7 míng bright / brilliant 被明都
61 7 mín the people / citizen / subjects 下民其憂
62 7 wài outside 居外十三年
63 6 rén person / people / a human being 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
64 6 nián year 九年而水不息
65 6 fěi round or oval covered-baskets with short legs 其篚織文
66 6 zài in / at 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
67 6 Jié Emperor Jie 是為桀
68 6 shí time / a point or period of time 當帝堯之時
69 6 tóng like / same / similar 作十有三年乃同
70 6 西 The West 西傾因桓是來
71 6 yuè Yue 群臣四嶽皆曰鯀可
72 6 four 群臣四嶽皆曰鯀可
73 6 五百 wǔ bǎi five hundred 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
74 6 yáng sun 至于嶽陽
75 6 lóng dragon 天降龍二
76 6 chén minister / statesman / official 為人臣
77 5 to help / to assist 謀明輔和
78 5 kāng Kang 庶事康哉
79 5 five 五刑五用哉
80 5 residence / dwelling 居外十三年
81 5 ancient barbarian tribes 鳥夷皮服
82 5 jìng to respect /to honor 治而敬
83 5 luò a black horse with white mane 踰于雒
84 5 chuān Sichuan 定高山大川
85 5 xìng family name / surname 中國賜土姓
86 5 shù numerous / various 令益予眾庶稻
87 5 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 陂九澤
88 5 tōng to go through / to open 通九道
89 5 二百 èr bǎi two hundred 二百里納銍
90 5 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 攝行天子之政
91 5 niǎo bird 鳥夷皮服
92 5 三百 sān bǎi three hundred 三百里納秸服
93 5 huái Huai River 海岱及淮維徐州
94 5 東北 dōngběi northeast 又東北會于汶
95 5 day of the month / a certain day 日宣三德
96 5 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed / to perfect 有能成美堯之事者使居官
97 5 liù six 六府甚修
98 5 jiāng a large river 三江既入
99 5 guó a country / a nation 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
100 5 chéng to mount / to climb onto 泥行乘橇
101 5 Wèn Wen River 浮於汶
102 5 can / may / permissible 群臣四嶽皆曰鯀可
103 5 feather 乃殛鯀於羽山以死
104 4 silk 其貢漆絲
105 4 yòu right / right-hand 右規矩
106 4 四海 sìhǎi the four seas 四海會同
107 4 xiū to decorate / to embellish 既修太原
108 4 suì to comply with / to follow along 禹乃遂與益
109 4 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 賦上上錯
110 4 song / lyrics 帝用此作歌曰
111 4 to ferry
112 4 東至 dōngzhì Dongzhi 東至砥柱
113 4 bài to bow / to pay respect to 禹拜稽首
114 4 god of cereals 后稷
115 4 shí a rock / a stone 夾右碣石
116 4 nán south 至于南河
117 4 Kangxi radical 80 毋教邪淫奇謀
118 4 wèi Wei River 入于渭
119 4 jūn equal / even 以均諸侯
120 4 九江 Jiǔjiāng Jiujiang 九江甚中
121 4 ruì a bend 涇屬渭汭
122 4 huái bosom / breast 浩浩懷山襄陵
123 4 Si River 泗濱浮磬
124 4 使 shǐ to make / to cause 而使續鯀之業
125 4 fén a grave 其土黑墳
126 4 idea 顓頊之父曰昌意
127 4 varnish / lacquer / paint 其貢漆絲
128 4 shèn cautious 致慎財賦
129 4 yuán source / origin 東原底平
130 4 zhèng government / administration 攝行天子之政
131 4 xián salty / briny 咸則三壤成賦
132 4 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 子帝不降立
133 4 mud 泥行乘橇
134 4 cháo to face 帝舜朝
135 4 Hu 有扈氏不服
136 4 股肱 gǔgōng trusted aide 臣作朕股肱耳目
137 4 to think / consider / to ponder 乃勞身焦思
138 4 tuó a branch of river / a tributary
139 3 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 百獸率舞
140 3 to die 乃殛鯀於羽山以死
141 3 zhī to weave 其篚織貝
142 3 cén an overflow / a torrent 涔已道
143 3 wèi to call 是謂亂天事
144 3 píng flat / level / smooth 女平水土
145 3 qìng chime stones / an ancient percussion instrument 泗濱浮磬
146 3 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 其篚玄纖縞
147 3 a law / a rule 予即辟
148 3 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 禹傷先人父鯀功之不成受誅
149 3 chāng Chang 顓頊之父曰昌意
150 3 百姓 bǎixìng common people 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
151 3 to take / to receive / to accept 百里賦納總
152 3 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 封皋陶之後於英
153 3 wèi position / location / place 禹於是遂即天子位
154 3 為人 wéirén behavior / personal conduct 為人臣
155 3 skin / hide / fur / feather 鳥夷皮服
156 3 zuǒ left 左準繩
157 3 xīn to be tired 辛壬
158 3 quǎn a field drain / irrigation 岱畎絲
159 3 dìng to decide 定高山大川
160 3 to go 天下諸侯皆去商均而朝禹
161 3 preface / introduction 西戎即序
162 3 a fork in the road 治梁及岐
163 3 會稽 Kuàijī Kuaiji Mountain 至于會稽而崩
164 3 běi north 北過降水
165 3 to lift / to hold up / to raise 於是舜舉鯀子禹
166 3 tin 柚錫貢
167 3 顓頊 Zhuān xū Zhuan Xu 鯀之父曰帝顓頊
168 3 Bo Mountain 嶓既藝
169 3 to exceed / to transcend / to cross over 踰于雒
170 3 capacity / degree / a standard / a measure 身為度
171 3 merit / accomplishment / result 和夷厎績
172 3 fēng to seal / to close off 封皋陶之後於英
173 3 desire 予欲左右有民
174 3 wood / lumber 行山表木
175 3 bāo to wrap / to pack 草木漸包
176 3 lái to come 西傾因桓是來
177 3 shǐ beginning / start 禹行自冀州始
178 3 xióng bear
179 3 to give / to bestow favors 九江入賜大龜
180 3 to prevent / to stop 沮會同
181 3 zhōu a state / a province 河維沇州
182 3 zhǐ a whetstone 和夷厎績
183 3 shēng sound 聲為律
184 3 zhèng upright / straight 眾土交正
185 3 younger brother 昆弟五人
186 3 太康 Tàikāng Taikang 子帝太康立
187 3 shǔ a rat / a mouse 敦物至于鳥鼠
188 3 wǎng to go (in a direction) 女其往視爾事矣
189 3 田中 tiánzhōng Tienchung 田中中
190 3 rǎng soil / earth 其土白壤
191 3 měi beautiful 有能成美堯之事者使居官
192 3 jīng brambles / thorns 荊及衡陽維荊州
193 3 trip / journey 蒙旅平
194 3 baffle (pier) / whetstone
195 3 luàn chaotic / disorderly 亂于河
196 3 shòu to teach 且授政焉
197 3 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令益予眾庶稻
198 3 miáo a seedling 三苗大序
199 3 guān an office 能官人
200 3 元首 yuánshǒu head of a state 元首起哉
201 3 黑水 hēishuǐ Heishui 華陽黑水惟梁州
202 2 浩浩 hàohào vast / expansive (universe) / torrential (floods) 浩浩懷山襄陵
203 2 jiōng a door bar placed outside a door 弟帝扃立
204 2 少康 shǎoKāng Shao Kang 子帝少康立
205 2 cǎo grass / straw / herbs 草繇木條
206 2 huá Chinese 華陽黑水惟梁州
207 2 sàng to lose / to die 三年喪畢
208 2 ěr ear 熊耳
209 2 shǎo few 食少
210 2 léi lightning / thunder 雷夏既澤
211 2 chǐ tooth / teeth
212 2 péng Peng 彭蠡既都
213 2 xiān fine / delicate 其篚玄纖縞
214 2 shēn human body / torso 乃勞身焦思
215 2 to separate / to divide 析支
216 2 滔天 tāotiān filling the sky 鴻水滔天
217 2 zhōu boat / ship 水行乘舟
218 2 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 浩浩懷山襄陵
219 2 水土 shuǐtǔ water and soil 女平水土
220 2 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 東流為漢
221 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 既載壺口
222 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 天下皆以舜之誅為是
223 2 hóu marquis / lord 甸服外五百里侯服
224 2 qiú a gem 貢璆
225 2 jīn gold 貢金三品
226 2 art 羽其藝
227 2 dūn honest / candid / sincere 敦物至于鳥鼠
228 2 xīng to flourish / to be popular 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
229 2 稽首 qǐshǒu to bow / to kneel and worship 禹拜稽首
230 2 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 能安民則惠
231 2 gěi to give 禹為人敏給克勤
232 2 to store 浮于積石
233 2 qiú to request 堯求能治水者
234 2 Tu 其土涂泥
235 2 yǎn to establish 河維沇州
236 2 rǎo to disturb / to annoy / to agitate 擾而毅
237 2 xún to patrol / to make one's rounds 巡狩
238 2 安民 ān mín to placate the masses 在安民
239 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 自孔甲以來而諸侯多畔夏
240 2 黃帝 Huáng Dì The Yellow Emperor 昌意之父曰黃帝
241 2 jiàn arrow 竹箭既布
242 2 shòu an imperial tour 巡狩
243 2 gāo the high land along a river 子帝皋立
244 2 乘車 chéngchē to ride (in a car or carriage) / to drive / to motor 陸行乘車
245 2 huì to flow together / to gather together 東匯澤為彭蠡
246 2 Kangxi radical 177
247 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 願帝試之
248 2 yín obscene / licentious / lewd 朋淫于家
249 2 山川 shān chuān mountains and rivers 及山川之便利
250 2 is exactly
251 2 zhī to know 能知能惠
252 2 有餘 yǒuyú with remainder / sopadhiśesa 調有餘相給
253 2 Chán Chanshui river
254 2 dào a rice paddy 令益予眾庶稻
255 2 bǎi one hundred 百吏肅謹
256 2 cài Cai
257 2 zài to carry / to convey / to load / to hold 載四時
258 2 qīng to overturn / to collapse / to lean / to tend / to incline / to pour out 西傾因桓是來
259 2 yún cloud 云土
260 2 arrow-tip
261 2 zhào to call together / to summon / to convene 乃召六卿申之
262 2 tīng to listen 於是堯聽四嶽
263 2 to appeal / to request / to implore
264 2 調 tiáo to harmonize 調有餘相給
265 2 知人 zhīrén to understand a person 在知人
266 2 shuāi to weaken / to decline 夏后氏德衰
267 2 dān cinnabar
268 2 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君德誠施皆清矣
269 2 zhēn to pour 斟尋氏
270 2 fèi fee / expenses 致費於溝淢
271 2 color 何畏乎巧言善色佞人
272 2 pàn boundary path dividing fields 諸侯畔之
273 2 桐柏 tóngbǎi Tongbai 桐柏至于負尾
274 2 mēng to deceive / to cheat / to hoodwink / to knock unconscious
275 2 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 三年喪畢
276 2 孳孳 zīzī diligent / hardworking / industrious / assiduous 予思日孳孳
277 2 百里 bǎilǐ two-character surname Baili 百里賦納總
278 2 ruò weak 弱水既西
279 2 rèn to bear / to undertake 二百里任國
280 2 Yi 沂其治
281 2 báo thin / slight / weak 薄衣食
282 2 xián virtuous / worthy 等之未有賢於鯀者
283 2 móu to plan 皋陶述其謀曰
284 2 diàn suburbs / outskirts 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
285 2 qīng clear / pure / clean 清意以昭待上帝命
286 2 海岱 hǎiDài Haidai 海岱維青州
287 2 shore / land / continent 陸行乘車
288 2 huàn to rear / to raise 未得豢龍氏
289 2 extra / surplus / remainder 余未有知
290 2 yào to want / to wish for 綏服外五百里要服
291 2 jié a stone tablet 夾右碣石
292 2 會同 huìtóng to handle something jointly 沮會同
293 2 bái white 其土白壤
294 2 to defend / to resist 御非其馬之政
295 2 máng mango 子帝芒立
296 2 \N 山行乘檋
297 2 大陸 dàlù continent / mainland 大陸既為
298 2 不成 bùchéng unsuccessful 功用不成
299 2 山行 shānxíng mountain hike 山行乘檋
300 2 xiè to let out 子帝泄立
301 2 to dance / to posture / to prance 鳥獸翔舞
302 2 zōng school / sect 漢朝宗于海
303 2 zhù a pillar / a post 砥柱
304 2 to bear / to carry 鯀為人負命毀族
305 2 to cut down 啟伐之
306 2 hair 子帝發立
307 2 chéng a city / a town 析城至于王屋
308 2 jué he / she / it 厥田斥鹵
309 2 ancestor / forefather 祖考至
310 2 qiāo a sledge for transportation 泥行乘橇
311 2 cǎi to pick / to pluck / to collect / to select / to choose / to gather 百里采
312 2 nán difficult / arduous / hard 惟帝其難之
313 2 to humiliate / to treat with contempt 僇于社
314 2 hǎo good 維慢游是好
315 2 líng mound / hill / mountain 浩浩懷山襄陵
316 2 Jīng Jing 涇屬渭汭
317 2 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 衛既從
318 2 wife or senior concubine of husbands older brother / elder sister 姓姒氏
319 2 varied / complex / not simple 賦下上上雜
320 2 pǐn product / goods / thing 貢金三品
321 2 xìn to believe / to trust 信其道德
322 2 to broadcast 滎播既都
323 2 難得 nándé difficult to obtain 命后稷予眾庶難得之食
324 2 qiǎn shallow 至于敷淺原
325 2 niàn to read aloud 帝其念哉
326 2 yōu to worry / to be concerned 下民其憂
327 2 涂山 túshān Mt Tu 娶涂山
328 2 yíng the rising and dashing of waves 滎播既都
329 2 wéi dangerous / precarious 三危既度
330 2 kān to print / to publish 九山刊旅
331 2 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 外方
332 2 zhú bamboo 竹箭既布
333 2 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 讓於契
334 2 九州 jiǔzhōu Nine Provinces 以開九州
335 2 荊山 jīngshān Mt Jingshan 汧及岐至于荊山
336 2 鬼神 guǐshén spirits and devils / a demon 致孝于鬼神
337 2 wèi Eighth earthly branch 天下未洽
338 2 zhū vermilion 朱圉
339 2 a wood-boring insect 彭蠡既都
340 2 上下 shàngxià to go up and down 田上下
341 2 qiān to move / to shift 何遷乎有苗
342 2 jiā house / home / residence 蚤夜翊明有家
343 2 suí to soothe / to appease / to pacify 侯服外五百里綏服
344 2 冀州 Jìzhōu Jizhou 禹行自冀州始
345 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 予不能順是
346 2 a family clan 鯀為人負命毀族
347 2 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 竹箭既布
348 2 rén ninth heavenly stem 辛壬
349 2 jiàn a brook / a mountain stream 澗既入于河
350 2 a reservoir 陂九澤
351 2 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 卑宮室
352 2 shì to look at / to see 行視鯀之治水無狀
353 2 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 聲教訖于四海
354 2 流沙 liúshā quicksand 餘波入于流沙
355 2 龍門 lóngmén Longmen 至于龍門西河
356 2 wolfberry tree 至周封於杞也
357 2 jiàn to recommend / to elect 帝舜薦禹於天
358 2 gōng to attack / to assault 左不攻于左
359 2 huái locust tree / Chinese scholar tree / Japanese pagoda tree 子帝槐立
360 2 hóng great / large 鴻水滔天
361 2 mào extremely aged
362 2 martial / military 二百里奮武衛
363 2 thing / matter 海物維錯
364 2 hàn Han Chinese
365 2 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 禹傷先人父鯀功之不成受誅
366 2 zhǒng mound / burial mound / senior 道嶓冢
367 2 kūn elder brother 織皮昆侖
368 2 guǐ tenth heavenly stem / tenth in order 癸甲
369 2 jiē sigh / alas
370 2 shāng commerce / trade 禹辭辟舜之子商均於陽城
371 2 chī fibers of hemp 厥貢鹽絺
372 2 jǐn a hut 子帝廑立
373 1 度數 dùshǔ number of degrees / reading (on a meter) / strength (alcohol, lenses etc) 於是天下皆宗禹之明度數聲樂
374 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 怠棄三正
375 1 wéi Wei River
376 1 qīng green 其土青驪
377 1 禹會 Yǔhuì Yuhui 或言禹會諸侯江南
378 1 cuǒ minced meat 元首叢脞哉
379 1 guī to go back / to return 諸侯皆歸湯
380 1 apprentice / disciple 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
381 1 四時 sì shí the four seasons 載四時
382 1 chì red / scarlet 其土赤埴墳
383 1 五千 wǔ qiān five thousand 至于五千里
384 1 常山 chángshān Changshan 常山至于碣石
385 1 東漸 dōngjiàn gradually advancing to the east 東漸于海
386 1 jiē grain stalks left after threshing 三百里納秸服
387 1 chán to slander / to defame / to misrepresent 諸眾讒嬖臣
388 1 Yáo Yao people
389 1 太平 tàipíng peaceful 天下於是太平治
390 1 Ji 吉哉
391 1 guī turtle / tortoise 九江入賜大龜
392 1 guǐ a small box 包匭菁茅
393 1 wáng Wang 析城至于王屋
394 1 xué to study / to learn 學擾龍于豢龍氏
395 1 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 余欲觀古人之象
396 1 yòu pomelo / shaddock / oriental grapefruit 柚錫貢
397 1 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 予欲左右有民
398 1 jīng a flower of leek family 包匭菁茅
399 1 jué to decide / to determine / to judge 以決九川致四海
400 1 Ta river
401 1 meaning / sense 彊而義
402 1 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 知人則智
403 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 生啟予不子
404 1 a statute / a law / a regulation 聲為律
405 1 to apply / to smear 至于敷淺原
406 1 自虞 zìyú to guess for oneself 自虞
407 1 a tutor / a teacher 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
408 1 漢朝 Hàn Cháo Han Dynasty 漢朝宗于海
409 1 mèng a dream 夢為治
410 1 zàn to praise 思贊道哉
411 1 gōng an artisan / a craftsman / a skilled worker 百工熙哉
412 1 bottom / base / end 東原底平
413 1 昌言 chāngyán virtuous words 女亦昌言
414 1 wilderness 至于都野
415 1 cāng dark blue / deep green 又東為蒼浪之水
416 1 tǎo to seek 天討有罪
417 1 bèi to prepare / get ready 貢賦備矣
418 1 xūn light red / pink 其篚玄纁璣組
419 1 kuān wide / broad 寬而栗
420 1 yán stern / serious / strict / severe / austere 日嚴振敬六德
421 1 yáo a folk-song 草繇木條
422 1 to fear / be afraid of / to dread 懼而遷去
423 1 大明 dàmíng the sun 舜德大明
424 1 several 維時維幾
425 1 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 退而謗予
426 1 cán silkworm 桑土既蠶
427 1 木條 mùtiáo a strip of wood 草繇木條
428 1 lún logical reasons / logical order 織皮昆侖
429 1 gōu a ditch / a drain / a narrow waterway 致費於溝淢
430 1 a pure black horse 其土青驪
431 1 便利 biànlì convenient / easy 及山川之便利
432 1 徐州 Xúzhōu Xuzhou 海岱及淮維徐州
433 1 táo Tao 東出陶丘北
434 1 zhāng a chapter / a section 章其有常
435 1 三德 sān dé the three virtues of the Buddha 日宣三德
436 1 zēng silk fabric 繒氏
437 1 陶唐 táotáng Taotang 陶唐既衰
438 1 青州 Qīngzhōu Qingzhou 海岱維青州
439 1 十七 shíqī seventeen 十七年而帝舜崩
440 1 to be fond of / to like 股肱喜哉
441 1 shì to release / to set free 已而釋之
442 1 衡山 héngshān Hengshan / Mount Heng 汶山之陽至衡山
443 1 shì to vow / to pledge / to swear 予誓告女
444 1 ào southwest corner of a house 四奧既居
445 1 proper / suitable / appropriate 禹乃行相地宜所有以貢
446 1 可信 kěxìn trustworthy 其言可信
447 1 to connect / to inherit / to succeed 為嗣
448 1 duò lazy / careless 股肱惰哉
449 1 fēng rainy 東會于灃
450 1 吾言 wú yán I said 吾言厎可行乎
451 1 居官 jūguān to secure a position / to take an official appointment 有能成美堯之事者使居官
452 1 huān a kind of horse 何憂乎驩兜
453 1 shí real / true 剛而實
454 1 zhì a sickle 二百里納銍
455 1 古人 gǔrén people from ancient times / the ancients / person who has passed away 余欲觀古人之象
456 1 衡陽 héngyáng Hengyang 荊及衡陽維荊州
457 1 xiān first 祗臺德先
458 1 contrary / opposite / backwards / upside down 同為逆河
459 1 分封 fēnfēng [of the emperor] to divide land amongst the feudal lords 其後分封
460 1 yuǎn far / distant 近可遠在已
461 1 xiáng to soar / to glide / to hover 鳥獸翔舞
462 1 先人 xiānrén ancestors / deceased parents 禹傷先人父鯀功之不成受誅
463 1 zhí straight 直而溫
464 1 wèn to ask 帝舜問四嶽曰
465 1 jiàn to build / to construct 咸建五長
466 1 其後 qí hòu after that 其後分封
467 1 shì to test / to try / to experiment 願帝試之
468 1 qiú a prisoner / a convict 乃召湯而囚之夏臺
469 1 東陵 dōnglíng Eastern tombs 至于東陵
470 1 夏小正 xià xiǎo zhèng Xia Xiao Zheng 學者多傳夏小正云
471 1 帝位 dìwèi imperial throne 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
472 1 to join / to combine 弱水至於合黎
473 1 相與 xiāngyǔ each other 皋陶相與語帝前
474 1 to marry / to take a wife 娶涂山
475 1 ào proud / haughty / overbearing 毋若丹朱傲
476 1 an official institution / a state bureau 六府甚修
477 1 jiàn to trample / to tread upon / to walk on 湯乃踐天子位
478 1 瑯玕 lánggān fine bamboo 瑯玕
479 1 péng friend 朋淫于家
480 1 one 龍一雌死
481 1 licentious / libertine / dissipated 泆為滎
482 1 Pi 至于大邳
483 1 qiū Confucius 於是民得下丘居土
484 1 島夷 Dǎoyí Daoyi people 島夷卉服
485 1 to brush away 女匡拂予
486 1 sāng mulberry tree 桑土既蠶
487 1 gāng guiding principle / key link / outline / program 為綱為紀
488 1 mǐn fast / quick / clever / smart 禹為人敏給克勤
489 1 chuán to transmit 學者多傳夏小正云
490 1 qián hidden / secret / latent 浮于潛
491 1 財賦 cáifù government revenue / tributary goods and finances / finances and taxes / wealth / property / belongings 致慎財賦
492 1 apparatus 鳳皇來儀
493 1 玄孫 xuánsūn great great grandson 黃帝之玄孫而帝顓頊之孫也
494 1 láo to toil 乃勞身焦思
495 1 乘船 chéngchuán to embark / to travel by ship / to ferry 水行乘船
496 1 jiā to press from either side / to sandwich 夾右碣石
497 1 fox
498 1 規矩 guīju established standard / rule / customs / practices 右規矩
499 1 怪石 guàishí a unique shaped rock 怪石
500 1 相讓 xiāngràng to concede / to compromise with each other 群后相讓

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 59 supreme ruler / emperor 鯀之父曰帝顓頊
2 58 zhī him / her / them / that 禹之父曰鯀
3 49 in / at 致孝于鬼神
4 45 yuē to speak / to say 禹之父曰鯀
5 44 his / hers / its / theirs 下民其憂
6 41 Emperor Yu 禹之父曰鯀
7 28 wèi for / to 天下皆以舜之誅為是
8 27 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 黃帝之玄孫而帝顓頊之孫也
9 22 in / at 等之未有賢於鯀者
10 22 至于 zhìyú as for / as to say / speaking of 至于嶽陽
11 22 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 姓姒氏
12 22 already / since 既載壺口
13 20 child / son 於是舜舉鯀子禹
14 20 dào way / road / path 通九道
15 20 to give 令益予眾庶稻
16 20 bēng to rupture / to split apart 堯崩
17 19 xíng to walk / to move 攝行天子之政
18 19 to enter 過家門不敢入
19 18 inside / interior 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
20 18 a river / a stream 河維沇州
21 18 zāi exclamatory particle 吉哉
22 17 xià summer 夏本紀
23 17 yǒu is / are / to exist 有能成美堯之事者使居官
24 17 to stand 帝禹立而舉皋陶薦之
25 17 dōng east 東原底平
26 17 so as to / in order to 乃殛鯀於羽山以死
27 16 earth / soil / dirt 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
28 16 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 於是帝堯乃求人
29 15 皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao 皋陶
30 15 clothes / dress / garment 鳥夷皮服
31 15 jiǔ nine 九年而水不息
32 14 Shùn Emperor Shun 更得舜
33 14 zhōng middle 田中中
34 14 shuǐ water 鴻水滔天
35 14 Germany 其德不違
36 14 female / feminine 女平水土
37 13 xià next 下民其憂
38 13 sān three 作十有三年乃同
39 13 mìng life 名曰文命
40 13 hòu after / later 后稷
41 12 於是 yúshì thereupon / as a result / consequently / thus / hence 於是堯聽四嶽
42 12 wéi to preserve / to maintain 維是勉之
43 12 gǔn Gun 禹之父曰鯀
44 12 not / no 其德不違
45 12 gòng a tribute / a gift 禹乃行相地宜所有以貢
46 12 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
47 11 天下 tiānxià China 天下皆以舜之誅為是
48 11 shàng top / a high position 賦上上錯
49 11 to bestow on / to endow with 賦上上錯
50 11 shān a mountain / a hill / a peak 浩浩懷山襄陵
51 10 shì is / are / am / to be 天下皆以舜之誅為是
52 10 to open 生啟予不子
53 9 諸侯 zhū hóu the feudal lords 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
54 9 hǎi the sea / a sea / the ocean 入于海
55 9 increase / benefit 禹乃遂與益
56 9 yòu again / also 又東至于盟津
57 9 gōng merit 可成美堯之功
58 9 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 致孝于鬼神
59 9 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 堯求能治水者
60 9 shì matter / thing / item 有能成美堯之事者使居官
61 8 yòng to use / to apply 用鯀治水
62 8 to float / to drift / to waft 浮於濟
63 8 孔甲 Kǒng Jiǎ Kong Jia 立帝不降之子孔甲
64 8 yáo Yao 當帝堯之時
65 8 tiān day 是謂亂天事
66 7 tāng soup 乃召湯而囚之夏臺
67 7 zhòng many / numerous 令益予眾庶稻
68 7 rán correct / right / certainly
69 7 huì can / be able to 會于渭汭
70 7 to reach 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
71 7 zuò to do 作十有三年乃同
72 7 shí food / food and drink 命后稷予眾庶難得之食
73 7 tián field / farmland 厥田斥鹵
74 7 néng can / able 堯求能治水者
75 7 yán to speak / to say / said 其言可信
76 7 also / too 黃帝之玄孫而帝顓頊之孫也
77 7 big / great / huge / large / major 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
78 7 father 禹之父曰鯀
79 7 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 過家門不敢入
80 7 míng bright / brilliant 被明都
81 7 mín the people / citizen / subjects 下民其憂
82 7 wài outside 居外十三年
83 6 rén person / people / a human being 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
84 6 nián year 九年而水不息
85 6 fěi round or oval covered-baskets with short legs 其篚織文
86 6 zài in / at 禹之曾大父昌意及父鯀皆不得在帝位
87 6 Jié Emperor Jie 是為桀
88 6 shí time / a point or period of time 當帝堯之時
89 6 tóng like / same / similar 作十有三年乃同
90 6 otherwise / but / however 咸則三壤成賦
91 6 西 The West 西傾因桓是來
92 6 yuè Yue 群臣四嶽皆曰鯀可
93 6 four 群臣四嶽皆曰鯀可
94 6 五百 wǔ bǎi five hundred 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
95 6 wéi only / solely / alone 其草惟夭
96 6 yáng sun 至于嶽陽
97 6 lóng dragon 天降龍二
98 6 chén minister / statesman / official 為人臣
99 5 to help / to assist 謀明輔和
100 5 kāng Kang 庶事康哉
101 5 naturally / of course / certainly 禹行自冀州始
102 5 five 五刑五用哉
103 5 residence / dwelling 居外十三年
104 5 ancient barbarian tribes 鳥夷皮服
105 5 jìng to respect /to honor 治而敬
106 5 luò a black horse with white mane 踰于雒
107 5 chuān Sichuan 定高山大川
108 5 xìng family name / surname 中國賜土姓
109 5 shù numerous / various 令益予眾庶稻
110 5 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 陂九澤
111 5 tōng to go through / to open 通九道
112 5 dōu all 大野既都
113 5 二百 èr bǎi two hundred 二百里納銍
114 5 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 攝行天子之政
115 5 niǎo bird 鳥夷皮服
116 5 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 禹者
117 5 三百 sān bǎi three hundred 三百里納秸服
118 5 huái Huai River 海岱及淮維徐州
119 5 東北 dōngběi northeast 又東北會于汶
120 5 day of the month / a certain day 日宣三德
121 5 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed / to perfect 有能成美堯之事者使居官
122 5 liù six 六府甚修
123 5 jiāng a large river 三江既入
124 5 guó a country / a nation 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
125 5 chéng to mount / to climb onto 泥行乘橇
126 5 Wèn Wen River 浮於汶
127 5 can / may / permissible 群臣四嶽皆曰鯀可
128 5 feather 乃殛鯀於羽山以死
129 4 silk 其貢漆絲
130 4 yòu right / right-hand 右規矩
131 4 四海 sìhǎi the four seas 四海會同
132 4 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 調有餘相給
133 4 xiū to decorate / to embellish 既修太原
134 4 what / where / which 何憂乎驩兜
135 4 suì to comply with / to follow along 禹乃遂與益
136 4 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 賦上上錯
137 4 zhì to / until 汶山之陽至衡山
138 4 gòng together 願而共
139 4 expresses question or doubt 何憂乎驩兜
140 4 song / lyrics 帝用此作歌曰
141 4 to ferry
142 4 東至 dōngzhì Dongzhi 東至砥柱
143 4 bài to bow / to pay respect to 禹拜稽首
144 4 god of cereals 后稷
145 4 shí a rock / a stone 夾右碣石
146 4 nán south 至于南河
147 4 Kangxi radical 80 毋教邪淫奇謀
148 4 wèi Wei River 入于渭
149 4 jūn equal / even 以均諸侯
150 4 九江 Jiǔjiāng Jiujiang 九江甚中
151 4 ruì a bend 涇屬渭汭
152 4 huái bosom / breast 浩浩懷山襄陵
153 4 Si River 泗濱浮磬
154 4 使 shǐ to make / to cause 而使續鯀之業
155 4 fén a grave 其土黑墳
156 4 idea 顓頊之父曰昌意
157 4 varnish / lacquer / paint 其貢漆絲
158 4 already / afterwards 涔已道
159 4 shèn cautious 致慎財賦
160 4 yuán source / origin 東原底平
161 4 zhèng government / administration 攝行天子之政
162 4 promptly / right away / immediately 西戎即序
163 4 xián salty / briny 咸則三壤成賦
164 4 jiàng to descend / to fall / to drop 子帝不降立
165 4 mud 泥行乘橇
166 4 cháo to face 帝舜朝
167 4 Hu 有扈氏不服
168 4 股肱 gǔgōng trusted aide 臣作朕股肱耳目
169 4 to think / consider / to ponder 乃勞身焦思
170 4 tuó a branch of river / a tributary
171 3 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 百獸率舞
172 3 to die 乃殛鯀於羽山以死
173 3 final particle 女其往視爾事矣
174 3 zhī to weave 其篚織貝
175 3 cén an overflow / a torrent 涔已道
176 3 wèi to call 是謂亂天事
177 3 píng flat / level / smooth 女平水土
178 3 qìng chime stones / an ancient percussion instrument 泗濱浮磬
179 3 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 其篚玄纖縞
180 3 a law / a rule 予即辟
181 3 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 禹傷先人父鯀功之不成受誅
182 3 cóng from 衛既從
183 3 chāng Chang 顓頊之父曰昌意
184 3 百姓 bǎixìng common people 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
185 3 to take / to receive / to accept 百里賦納總
186 3 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 封皋陶之後於英
187 3 wèi position / location / place 禹於是遂即天子位
188 3 為人 wéirén behavior / personal conduct 為人臣
189 3 skin / hide / fur / feather 鳥夷皮服
190 3 zuǒ left 左準繩
191 3 xīn to be tired 辛壬
192 3 quǎn a field drain / irrigation 岱畎絲
193 3 dìng to decide 定高山大川
194 3 I 道吾德
195 3 to go 天下諸侯皆去商均而朝禹
196 3 preface / introduction 西戎即序
197 3 a fork in the road 治梁及岐
198 3 會稽 Kuàijī Kuaiji Mountain 至于會稽而崩
199 3 běi north 北過降水
200 3 to lift / to hold up / to raise 於是舜舉鯀子禹
201 3 tin 柚錫貢
202 3 顓頊 Zhuān xū Zhuan Xu 鯀之父曰帝顓頊
203 3 Bo Mountain 嶓既藝
204 3 to exceed / to transcend / to cross over 踰于雒
205 3 and 禹乃遂與益
206 3 capacity / degree / a standard / a measure 身為度
207 3 merit / accomplishment / result 和夷厎績
208 3 fēng to seal / to close off 封皋陶之後於英
209 3 desire 予欲左右有民
210 3 wood / lumber 行山表木
211 3 bāo to wrap / to pack 草木漸包
212 3 lái to come 西傾因桓是來
213 3 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 以故能成水土功
214 3 shǐ beginning / start 禹行自冀州始
215 3 xióng bear
216 3 to give / to bestow favors 九江入賜大龜
217 3 to prevent / to stop 沮會同
218 3 zhōu a state / a province 河維沇州
219 3 zhǐ a whetstone 和夷厎績
220 3 shēng sound 聲為律
221 3 zhèng upright / straight 眾土交正
222 3 younger brother 昆弟五人
223 3 and 和夷厎績
224 3 太康 Tàikāng Taikang 子帝太康立
225 3 shǔ a rat / a mouse 敦物至于鳥鼠
226 3 wǎng to go (in a direction) 女其往視爾事矣
227 3 tài very / extremely 雷首至于太嶽
228 3 田中 tiánzhōng Tienchung 田中中
229 3 rǎng soil / earth 其土白壤
230 3 měi beautiful 有能成美堯之事者使居官
231 3 jīng brambles / thorns 荊及衡陽維荊州
232 3 trip / journey 蒙旅平
233 3 yān where / how 且授政焉
234 3 de potential marker 更得舜
235 3 bié do not / must not 內方至于大別
236 3 baffle (pier) / whetstone
237 3 luàn chaotic / disorderly 亂于河
238 3 shòu to teach 且授政焉
239 3 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 令益予眾庶稻
240 3 miáo a seedling 三苗大序
241 3 guān an office 能官人
242 3 also / too 亦行有九德
243 3 tái unit 祗臺德先
244 3 元首 yuánshǒu head of a state 元首起哉
245 3 黑水 hēishuǐ Heishui 華陽黑水惟梁州
246 2 浩浩 hàohào vast / expansive (universe) / torrential (floods) 浩浩懷山襄陵
247 2 jiōng a door bar placed outside a door 弟帝扃立
248 2 少康 shǎoKāng Shao Kang 子帝少康立
249 2 cǎo grass / straw / herbs 草繇木條
250 2 huá Chinese 華陽黑水惟梁州
251 2 sàng to lose / to die 三年喪畢
252 2 ěr ear 熊耳
253 2 shǎo few 食少
254 2 léi lightning / thunder 雷夏既澤
255 2 chǐ tooth / teeth
256 2 péng Peng 彭蠡既都
257 2 xiān fine / delicate 其篚玄纖縞
258 2 shēn human body / torso 乃勞身焦思
259 2 to separate / to divide 析支
260 2 滔天 tāotiān filling the sky 鴻水滔天
261 2 zhōu boat / ship 水行乘舟
262 2 xiāng to aid / to help / to assist 浩浩懷山襄陵
263 2 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly
264 2 水土 shuǐtǔ water and soil 女平水土
265 2 liú to flow / to spread / to circulate 東流為漢
266 2 a jar / a jug / a vase 既載壺口
267 2 ěr thus / so / like that 女其往視爾事矣
268 2 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 天下皆以舜之誅為是
269 2 hóu marquis / lord 甸服外五百里侯服
270 2 qiú a gem 貢璆
271 2 jīn gold 貢金三品
272 2 art 羽其藝
273 2 dūn honest / candid / sincere 敦物至于鳥鼠
274 2 xīng to flourish / to be popular 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
275 2 稽首 qǐshǒu to bow / to kneel and worship 禹拜稽首
276 2 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 能安民則惠
277 2 gěi to give 禹為人敏給克勤
278 2 to store 浮于積石
279 2 qiú to request 堯求能治水者
280 2 Tu 其土涂泥
281 2 yǎn to establish 河維沇州
282 2 rǎo to disturb / to annoy / to agitate 擾而毅
283 2 xún to patrol / to make one's rounds 巡狩
284 2 安民 ān mín to placate the masses 在安民
285 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 自孔甲以來而諸侯多畔夏
286 2 黃帝 Huáng Dì The Yellow Emperor 昌意之父曰黃帝
287 2 jiàn arrow 竹箭既布
288 2 shòu an imperial tour 巡狩
289 2 gāo the high land along a river 子帝皋立
290 2 shén what 九江甚中
291 2 乘車 chéngchē to ride (in a car or carriage) / to drive / to motor 陸行乘車
292 2 huì to flow together / to gather together 東匯澤為彭蠡
293 2 Kangxi radical 177
294 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 願帝試之
295 2 yín obscene / licentious / lewd 朋淫于家
296 2 山川 shān chuān mountains and rivers 及山川之便利
297 2 is exactly
298 2 zhī to know 能知能惠
299 2 有餘 yǒuyú with remainder / sopadhiśesa 調有餘相給
300 2 bèi by 被明都
301 2 Chán Chanshui river
302 2 dào a rice paddy 令益予眾庶稻
303 2 bǎi one hundred 百吏肅謹
304 2 cài Cai
305 2 zài to carry / to convey / to load / to hold 載四時
306 2 yīn because 西傾因桓是來
307 2 qīng to overturn / to collapse / to lean / to tend / to incline / to pour out 西傾因桓是來
308 2 yún cloud 云土
309 2 arrow-tip
310 2 遂即 suìjí unexpectedly 禹於是遂即天子位
311 2 zhào to call together / to summon / to convene 乃召六卿申之
312 2 tīng to listen 於是堯聽四嶽
313 2 to appeal / to request / to implore
314 2 調 tiáo to harmonize 調有餘相給
315 2 知人 zhīrén to understand a person 在知人
316 2 shuāi to weaken / to decline 夏后氏德衰
317 2 dān cinnabar
318 2 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君德誠施皆清矣
319 2 zhēn to pour 斟尋氏
320 2 kǒu measure word for people, pigs, and kitcheware 既載壺口
321 2 fèi fee / expenses 致費於溝淢
322 2 color 何畏乎巧言善色佞人
323 2 pàn boundary path dividing fields 諸侯畔之
324 2 桐柏 tóngbǎi Tongbai 桐柏至于負尾
325 2 mēng to deceive / to cheat / to hoodwink / to knock unconscious
326 2 to finish / to complete / to exhaust 三年喪畢
327 2 孳孳 zīzī diligent / hardworking / industrious / assiduous 予思日孳孳
328 2 百里 bǎilǐ two-character surname Baili 百里賦納總
329 2 ruò weak 弱水既西
330 2 rèn to bear / to undertake 二百里任國
331 2 Yi 沂其治
332 2 báo thin / slight / weak 薄衣食
333 2 xián virtuous / worthy 等之未有賢於鯀者
334 2 móu to plan 皋陶述其謀曰
335 2 diàn suburbs / outskirts 令天子之國以外五百里甸服
336 2 qīng clear / pure / clean 清意以昭待上帝命
337 2 海岱 hǎiDài Haidai 海岱維青州
338 2 shore / land / continent 陸行乘車
339 2 huàn to rear / to raise 未得豢龍氏
340 2 extra / surplus / remainder 余未有知
341 2 yào to want / to wish for 綏服外五百里要服
342 2 jié a stone tablet 夾右碣石
343 2 會同 huìtóng to handle something jointly 沮會同
344 2 bái white 其土白壤
345 2 to defend / to resist 御非其馬之政
346 2 máng mango 子帝芒立
347 2 chū to go out / to leave 稱以出
348 2 \N 山行乘檋
349 2 大陸 dàlù continent / mainland 大陸既為
350 2 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 思長
351 2 不成 bùchéng unsuccessful 功用不成
352 2 山行 shānxíng mountain hike 山行乘檋
353 2 xiè to let out 子帝泄立
354 2 to dance / to posture / to prance 鳥獸翔舞
355 2 zōng school / sect 漢朝宗于海
356 2 zhù a pillar / a post 砥柱
357 2 to bear / to carry 鯀為人負命毀族
358 2 to cut down 啟伐之
359 2 hair 子帝發立
360 2 chéng a city / a town 析城至于王屋
361 2 jué he / she / it 厥田斥鹵
362 2 zhèn I / we 不距朕行
363 2 ancestor / forefather 祖考至
364 2 qiāo a sledge for transportation 泥行乘橇
365 2 fēi not / non- / un- 非其人居其官
366 2 cǎi to pick / to pluck / to collect / to select / to choose / to gather 百里采
367 2 nán difficult / arduous / hard 惟帝其難之
368 2 to humiliate / to treat with contempt 僇于社
369 2 hǎo good 維慢游是好
370 2 líng mound / hill / mountain 浩浩懷山襄陵
371 2 Jīng Jing 涇屬渭汭
372 2 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 衛既從
373 2 wife or senior concubine of husbands older brother / elder sister 姓姒氏
374 2 varied / complex / not simple 賦下上上雜
375 2 pǐn product / goods / thing 貢金三品
376 2 xìn to believe / to trust 信其道德
377 2 to broadcast 滎播既都
378 2 難得 nándé difficult to obtain 命后稷予眾庶難得之食
379 2 qiǎn shallow 至于敷淺原
380 2 niàn to read aloud 帝其念哉
381 2 yōu to worry / to be concerned 下民其憂
382 2 涂山 túshān Mt Tu 娶涂山
383 2 yíng the rising and dashing of waves 滎播既都
384 2 this / these 此而美也
385 2 wéi dangerous / precarious 三危既度
386 2 kān to print / to publish 九山刊旅
387 2 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 外方
388 2 zhú bamboo 竹箭既布
389 2 ràng to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede 讓於契
390 2 九州 jiǔzhōu Nine Provinces 以開九州
391 2 荊山 jīngshān Mt Jingshan 汧及岐至于荊山
392 2 鬼神 guǐshén spirits and devils / a demon 致孝于鬼神
393 2 wèi Eighth earthly branch 天下未洽
394 2 zhū vermilion 朱圉
395 2 a wood-boring insect 彭蠡既都
396 2 上下 shàngxià to go up and down 田上下
397 2 qiān to move / to shift 何遷乎有苗
398 2 jiā house / home / residence 蚤夜翊明有家
399 2 suí to soothe / to appease / to pacify 侯服外五百里綏服
400 2 冀州 Jìzhōu Jizhou 禹行自冀州始
401 2 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 予不能順是
402 2 jué absolutely 用絕其世
403 2 a family clan 鯀為人負命毀族
404 2 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 竹箭既布
405 2 rén ninth heavenly stem 辛壬
406 2 jiàn a brook / a mountain stream 澗既入于河
407 2 a reservoir 陂九澤
408 2 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 卑宮室
409 2 shì to look at / to see 行視鯀之治水無狀
410 2 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 聲教訖于四海
411 2 流沙 liúshā quicksand 餘波入于流沙
412 2 龍門 lóngmén Longmen 至于龍門西河
413 2 wolfberry tree 至周封於杞也
414 2 未有 wèiyǒu is not / has never been 等之未有賢於鯀者
415 2 jiàn to recommend / to elect 帝舜薦禹於天
416 2 至於 zhìyú as for / as to say / speaking of 至於衡漳
417 2 gōng to attack / to assault 左不攻于左
418 2 huò or / either / else 或在許
419 2 huái locust tree / Chinese scholar tree / Japanese pagoda tree 子帝槐立
420 2 hóng great / large 鴻水滔天
421 2 mào extremely aged
422 2 martial / military 二百里奮武衛
423 2 thing / matter 海物維錯
424 2 hàn Han Chinese
425 2 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 禹傷先人父鯀功之不成受誅
426 2 zhǒng mound / burial mound / senior 道嶓冢
427 2 kūn elder brother 織皮昆侖
428 2 guǐ tenth heavenly stem / tenth in order 癸甲
429 2 jiē sigh / alas
430 2 shāng commerce / trade 禹辭辟舜之子商均於陽城
431 2 chī fibers of hemp 厥貢鹽絺
432 2 jǐn a hut 子帝廑立
433 1 度數 dùshǔ number of degrees / reading (on a meter) / strength (alcohol, lenses etc) 於是天下皆宗禹之明度數聲樂
434 1 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 怠棄三正
435 1 wéi Wei River
436 1 qīng green 其土青驪
437 1 禹會 Yǔhuì Yuhui 或言禹會諸侯江南
438 1 cuǒ minced meat 元首叢脞哉
439 1 guī to go back / to return 諸侯皆歸湯
440 1 apprentice / disciple 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
441 1 四時 sì shí the four seasons 載四時
442 1 chì red / scarlet 其土赤埴墳
443 1 五千 wǔ qiān five thousand 至于五千里
444 1 常山 chángshān Changshan 常山至于碣石
445 1 東漸 dōngjiàn gradually advancing to the east 東漸于海
446 1 jiē grain stalks left after threshing 三百里納秸服
447 1 chán to slander / to defame / to misrepresent 諸眾讒嬖臣
448 1 Yáo Yao people
449 1 太平 tàipíng peaceful 天下於是太平治
450 1 Ji 吉哉
451 1 guī turtle / tortoise 九江入賜大龜
452 1 guǐ a small box 包匭菁茅
453 1 wáng Wang 析城至于王屋
454 1 xué to study / to learn 學擾龍于豢龍氏
455 1 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 余欲觀古人之象
456 1 yòu pomelo / shaddock / oriental grapefruit 柚錫貢
457 1 左右 zuǒyòu approximately 予欲左右有民
458 1 jīng a flower of leek family 包匭菁茅
459 1 jué to decide / to determine / to judge 以決九川致四海
460 1 Ta river
461 1 meaning / sense 彊而義
462 1 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 知人則智
463 1 至此 zhìcǐ up until now / so far 使至此
464 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 生啟予不子
465 1 a statute / a law / a regulation 聲為律
466 1 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 灃水所同
467 1 to apply / to smear 至于敷淺原
468 1 自虞 zìyú to guess for oneself 自虞
469 1 a tutor / a teacher 命諸侯百姓興人徒以傅土
470 1 漢朝 Hàn Cháo Han Dynasty 漢朝宗于海
471 1 mèng a dream 夢為治
472 1 zàn to praise 思贊道哉
473 1 gōng an artisan / a craftsman / a skilled worker 百工熙哉
474 1 不時 bùshí frequently / often / at any time 帝即不時
475 1 bottom / base / end 東原底平
476 1 昌言 chāngyán virtuous words 女亦昌言
477 1 wilderness 至于都野
478 1 cāng dark blue / deep green 又東為蒼浪之水
479 1 qiě moreover / also 且授政焉
480 1 tǎo to seek 天討有罪
481 1 bèi to prepare / get ready 貢賦備矣
482 1 xūn light red / pink 其篚玄纁璣組
483 1 kuān wide / broad 寬而栗
484 1 yán stern / serious / strict / severe / austere 日嚴振敬六德
485 1 yáo a folk-song 草繇木條
486 1 to fear / be afraid of / to dread 懼而遷去
487 1 大明 dàmíng the sun 舜德大明
488 1 several 維時維幾
489 1 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 退而謗予
490 1 cán silkworm 桑土既蠶
491 1 木條 mùtiáo a strip of wood 草繇木條
492 1 lún logical reasons / logical order 織皮昆侖
493 1 gōu a ditch / a drain / a narrow waterway 致費於溝淢
494 1 a pure black horse 其土青驪
495 1 no 女無面諛
496 1 each 各道有功
497 1 萬事 wànshì myriad affairs / everything / many things 萬事墮哉
498 1 便利 biànlì convenient / easy 及山川之便利
499 1 徐州 Xúzhōu Xuzhou 海岱及淮維徐州
500 1 táo Tao 東出陶丘北

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
北江 běijiāng Beijiang
本纪 本紀 Běn Jì Imperial Biographies
Bo Mountain
  1. cypress / cedar
  2. Berlin
  3. Bai
伯夷 bó yí Bo Yi
Chán Chanshui river
常山 chángshān Changshan
dài Mount Tai
大明 dàmíng
  1. the sun
  2. the moon
  3. Da Ming
  4. Da Ming reign
  5. Ming dynasty
岛夷 島夷 Dǎoyí Daoyi people
大序 dàxù Great Preface
大野 dàyě Ōno
东陵 東陵 dōnglíng
  1. Eastern tombs
  2. Dongling
东至 東至 dōngzhì Dongzhi
沣水 灃水 Fēngshuǐ Feng River
甘誓 gānshì Speech at Gan
皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao
guǐ tenth heavenly stem / tenth in order
gǔn
  1. Gun
  2. a giant fish
  3. the father of the emperor Yu
海岱 hǎiDài Haidai
hàn
  1. Han Chinese
  2. Han Dynasty
  3. Milky Way
  4. Later Han Dynasty
  5. a man / a chap
  6. Chinese language
  7. Han River
汉朝 漢朝 Hàn Cháo Han Dynasty
黑水 hēishuǐ Heishui
衡山 héngshān Hengshan / Mount Heng
衡阳 衡陽 héngyáng Hengyang
荷泽 荷澤 hézé Lotus marsh
huái Huai River
淮海 Huáihǎi Huaihai / Xuzhou
黄帝 黃帝 Huáng Dì The Yellow Emperor
华阴 華陰 huàyīn Huayin
jiāng
  1. a large river
  2. Yangtze River
  3. Jiang
  4. Jiangsu
  5. Jiang
江海 jiānghǎi Jianghai
江南 Jiāngnán
  1. Region South of the Yangtze River
  2. Jiangnan
  3. Jiangnan
Jié Emperor Jie
荆山 荊山 jīngshān Mt Jingshan
荆州 荊州 Jīngzhōu
  1. Jingzhou / Ching-chou
  2. Jingzhou / Ching-chou
九江 Jiǔjiāng Jiujiang
冀州 Jìzhōu Jizhou
沮渠讳讳 沮渠諱諱 Jǔqúhuihui Juqu Wuhui
克勤 Kè Qín Yuanwu Keqin / Ke Qin
孔甲 Kǒng Jiǎ Kong Jia
孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius
会稽 會稽 Kuàijī Kuaiji Mountain
  1. black
  2. Li
  3. Lebanon
  4. Li People
  5. numerous / many
  6. at the time of
  7. State of Li
liáng
  1. a bridge
  2. Liang Dynasty
  3. City of Liang
  4. State of Liang
  5. Liang
  6. a beam / rafters
  7. a fishing sluice
  8. to lose footing
  9. State of Liang
  10. a ridge
  11. later Liang
梁州 Liángzhōu Liangzhou
龙门 龍門 lóngmén
  1. Longmen
  2. Longmen
luò
  1. Luo
  2. Luo River
南海 Nán Hǎi
  1. South China Sea
  2. Canton / Guangzhou
  3. Southern Ocean
péng
  1. Peng
  2. Peng
  1. wolfberry tree
  2. Qi
  3. Qi
青州 Qīngzhōu
  1. Qingzhou
  2. Qingzhou
丘北 Qiūběi Qiubei
三国 三國 Sān Guó Three Kingdoms period
上帝 Shàngdì
  1. God
  2. Lord on High
少康 shǎoKāng Shao Kang
Shùn Emperor Shun
司空 Sīkōng
  1. Minster of Land and Water
  2. Sikong
Ta river
太史公 Tài Shǐgōng Grand Scribe
太康 Tàikāng
  1. Taikang
  2. Taikang reign
太原 Tàiyuán Taiyuan
陶唐 táotáng Taotang
田中 tiánzhōng
  1. Tienchung
  2. Tanaka
桐柏 tóngbǎi Tongbai
涂山 túshān Mt Tu
wéi Wei River
wèi Wei River
维扬 維揚 wéiyáng Weiyang
Wèn Wen River
五子之歌 wǔ zǐ zhī gē Songs of the Five Sons
  1. Fu Xi
  2. Xi
夏禹 xiàYǔ Yu the Great
西戎 Xīróng the Xirong
徐州 Xúzhōu
  1. Xuzhou
  2. Xuzhou
阳城 陽城 yángchéng Yangcheng
yáo Yao
Yi
Yi
胤征 yìnzhēng Punitive Expedition of Yin
雍州 Yōngzhōu Yongzhou
有夏 yǒuxià China
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
  3. a legendary worm
禹会 禹會 Yǔhuì Yuhui
豫州 Yùzhōu Yuzhou
zhāng Zhang
中国 中國 zhōngguó
  1. China
  2. Middle Kingdom
中江 zhōngjiāng Zhongjiang
终南 終南 zhōngnán Zhongnan
颛顼 顓頊 Zhuān xū Zhuan Xu

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English