Glossary and Vocabulary for The Book of Songs 《詩經》, 國風‧邶‧燕燕 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Yan Yan

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 12 yān Yan 燕燕
2 4 guī to go back / to return 衞莊姜送歸妾也
3 3 to reach 瞻望弗及
4 3 yuǎn far / distant 遠送于野
5 3 瞻望 zhānwàng to look far ahead / to look forward 瞻望弗及
6 3 sòng to deliver / to carry / to give 衞莊姜送歸妾也
7 3 child / son 之子于歸
8 3 于飛 yúfēi [birds] in flight 燕燕于飛
9 2 nián year
10 2 to sob 泣涕如雨
11 2 zhāng a chapter / a section 四章
12 1 qiè consort / concubine 衞莊姜送歸妾也
13 1 wēn warm / lukewarm 終溫且惠
14 1 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 終溫且惠
15 1 four 四章
16 1 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 衞莊姜送歸妾也
17 1 xīn heart 實勞我心
18 1 rain 泣涕如雨
19 1 zhuāng a village 衞莊姜送歸妾也
20 1 佇立 zhùlì to stand for a long time 佇立以泣
21 1 yīn sound / noise 下上其音
22 1 shēn human body / torso 淑慎其身
23 1 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 以勗寡人
24 1 liù six 章六句
25 1 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 終溫且惠
26 1 láo to toil 實勞我心
27 1 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 先君之思
28 1 shí real / true 實勞我心
29 1 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 仲氏任只
30 1 xiān first 先君之思
31 1 xié to contest 頡之頏之
32 1 nasal mucus 泣涕如雨
33 1 to exhort / to stimulate 以勗寡人
34 1 yuè month
35 1 jiāng Jiang 衞莊姜送歸妾也
36 1 shàng top / a high position 下上其音
37 1 nán south 遠送于南
38 1 rèn to bear / to undertake 仲氏任只
39 1 to think / consider / to ponder 先君之思
40 1 sentence 章六句
41 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
42 1 wilderness 遠送于野
43 1 淑慎 shū shèn pure and circumspect 淑慎其身
44 1 háng fly down or downward 頡之頏之
45 1 zhòng middle brother 仲氏任只
46 1 差池 chàchí an exception 差池其羽
47 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
48 1 feather 差池其羽
49 1 心塞 xīnsāi to feel sick at heart / to feel stifled / to feel crushed 其心塞淵
50 1 yuān a gulf / an abyss 其心塞淵

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 12 yān Yan 燕燕
2 7 zhī him / her / them / that 之子于歸
3 6 in / at 之子于歸
4 4 his / hers / its / theirs 差池其羽
5 4 guī to go back / to return 衞莊姜送歸妾也
6 3 to reach 瞻望弗及
7 3 no 瞻望弗及
8 3 yuǎn far / distant 遠送于野
9 3 瞻望 zhānwàng to look far ahead / to look forward 瞻望弗及
10 3 sòng to deliver / to carry / to give 衞莊姜送歸妾也
11 3 child / son 之子于歸
12 3 于飛 yúfēi [birds] in flight 燕燕于飛
13 2 nián year
14 2 so as to / in order to 佇立以泣
15 2 to sob 泣涕如雨
16 2 zhāng a chapter / a section 四章
17 1 also / too 衞莊姜送歸妾也
18 1 qiè consort / concubine 衞莊姜送歸妾也
19 1 wēn warm / lukewarm 終溫且惠
20 1 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 終溫且惠
21 1 four 四章
22 1 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 衞莊姜送歸妾也
23 1 xīn heart 實勞我心
24 1 rain 泣涕如雨
25 1 zhuāng a village 衞莊姜送歸妾也
26 1 佇立 zhùlì to stand for a long time 佇立以泣
27 1 yīn sound / noise 下上其音
28 1 shēn human body / torso 淑慎其身
29 1 寡人 guǎ rén the lone one / a ruler's way of refering to himself 以勗寡人
30 1 liù six 章六句
31 1 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 終溫且惠
32 1 láo to toil 實勞我心
33 1 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 先君之思
34 1 shí real / true 實勞我心
35 1 such as / for example / for instance 泣涕如雨
36 1 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 仲氏任只
37 1 xiān first 先君之思
38 1 xià next 下上其音
39 1 xié to contest 頡之頏之
40 1 nasal mucus 泣涕如雨
41 1 to exhort / to stimulate 以勗寡人
42 1 yuè month
43 1 jiāng Jiang 衞莊姜送歸妾也
44 1 shàng top / a high position 下上其音
45 1 nán south 遠送于南
46 1 rèn to bear / to undertake 仲氏任只
47 1 to think / consider / to ponder 先君之思
48 1 sentence 章六句
49 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
50 1 wilderness 遠送于野
51 1 淑慎 shū shèn pure and circumspect 淑慎其身
52 1 háng fly down or downward 頡之頏之
53 1 zhòng middle brother 仲氏任只
54 1 差池 chàchí an exception 差池其羽
55 1 qiě moreover / also 終溫且惠
56 1 zhǐ only / just 仲氏任只
57 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
58 1 feather 差池其羽
59 1 心塞 xīnsāi to feel sick at heart / to feel stifled / to feel crushed 其心塞淵
60 1 yuān a gulf / an abyss 其心塞淵
61 1 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 遠于將之
62 1 I / me / my 實勞我心

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
毛诗 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English