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Glossary and Vocabulary for The Book of Songs 《詩經》, 國風‧鄭‧野有蔓草 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Ye You Man Cao

Contents

  1. Frequencies of Lexical Words
  2. Frequencies of all Words
  3. Proper Nouns
  4. Glossary

Frequencies of Lexical Words

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Example Usage
1 5 wilderness 野有蔓草
2 5 蔓草 màncǎo a creeper / a climbing plant / a twiner / a vine 野有蔓草
3 2 to show / to reveal / to expose 零露漙兮
4 2 相遇 xiāngyù to meet / to encounter 邂逅相遇
5 2 Ráng Rang River 零露瀼瀼
6 2 zhāng chapter / seal / section / article 二章
7 2 líng zero 零露漙兮
8 2 to think / consider / to ponder 思遇時也
9 2 shí time / a period of time 思遇時也
10 2 yáng to raise / to hoist / the action of tossing / to flutter / to propagate 清揚婉兮
11 2 rén person / people / a human being 有美一人
12 2 one 有美一人
13 2 qīng clear / distinct / complete / pure 清揚婉兮
14 2 wǎn graceful / tactful 清揚婉兮
15 2 měi beautiful 有美一人
16 2 邂逅 xièhòu to meet by chance / to run into sb / chance encounter 邂逅相遇
17 2 nián year
18 1 shī to lose 男女失時
19 1 shì to match 適我願兮
20 1 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 思遇時也
21 1 èr two 二章
22 1 huì can / be able to 思不期而會焉
23 1 mín the people / citizen / subjects 民窮於兵革
24 1 bīng soldier / troops 民窮於兵革
25 1 男女 nán nǚ male and female 男女失時
26 1 zāng a slave / success 與子偕臧
27 1 liù six 章六句
28 1 yuè month
29 1 下流 xiàliú low-class / mean and lowly / vulgar / obscene 君之澤不下流
30 1 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 適我願兮
31 1 marsh / swamp 君之澤不下流
32 1 a period of time / phase / stage 思不期而會焉
33 1 sentence 章六句
34 1 tuán dewy 零露漙兮
35 1 child / son 與子偕臧
36 1 xié in company with 與子偕臧
37 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
38 1 Kangxi radical 177 民窮於兵革
39 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
40 1 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君之澤不下流
41 1 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 民窮於兵革

Frequencies of all Words

Top 52

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 7 yǒu is / are / to exist 野有蔓草
2 5 wilderness 野有蔓草
3 5 蔓草 màncǎo a creeper / a climbing plant / a twiner / a vine 野有蔓草
4 3 expresses affirmation, approval, or consent 零露漙兮
5 2 to show / to reveal / to expose 零露漙兮
6 2 相遇 xiāngyù to meet / to encounter 邂逅相遇
7 2 Ráng Rang River 零露瀼瀼
8 2 zhāng chapter / seal / section / article 二章
9 2 líng zero 零露漙兮
10 2 to think / consider / to ponder 思遇時也
11 2 not / no 君之澤不下流
12 2 shí time / a period of time 思遇時也
13 2 yáng to raise / to hoist / the action of tossing / to flutter / to propagate 清揚婉兮
14 2 rén person / people / a human being 有美一人
15 2 one 有美一人
16 2 qīng clear / distinct / complete / pure 清揚婉兮
17 2 wǎn graceful / tactful 清揚婉兮
18 2 měi beautiful 有美一人
19 2 邂逅 xièhòu to meet by chance / to run into sb / chance encounter 邂逅相遇
20 2 nián year
21 1 I / me / my 適我願兮
22 1 shī to lose 男女失時
23 1 shì to match 適我願兮
24 1 to happen upon / to meet with by chance 思遇時也
25 1 such as / for example / for instance 婉如清揚
26 1 èr two 二章
27 1 huì can / be able to 思不期而會焉
28 1 mín the people / citizen / subjects 民窮於兵革
29 1 bīng soldier / troops 民窮於兵革
30 1 zhī him / her / them / that 君之澤不下流
31 1 男女 nán nǚ male and female 男女失時
32 1 and 與子偕臧
33 1 zāng a slave / success 與子偕臧
34 1 liù six 章六句
35 1 yuè month
36 1 in / at 民窮於兵革
37 1 also / too 思遇時也
38 1 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 思不期而會焉
39 1 下流 xiàliú low-class / mean and lowly / vulgar / obscene 君之澤不下流
40 1 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 適我願兮
41 1 marsh / swamp 君之澤不下流
42 1 a period of time / phase / stage 思不期而會焉
43 1 yān where / how 思不期而會焉
44 1 sentence 章六句
45 1 tuán dewy 零露漙兮
46 1 child / son 與子偕臧
47 1 xié in company with 與子偕臧
48 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
49 1 Kangxi radical 177 民窮於兵革
50 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
51 1 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 君之澤不下流
52 1 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 民窮於兵革

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
毛诗 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi
Ráng Rang River

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English