Glossary and Vocabulary for The Book of Songs 《詩經》, 國風‧唐‧鴇羽 Lessons from the states - Odes of Tang - Bao Yu

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 6 bǎo bustard / procuress / Otis species (various) 鴇羽
2 4 feather 鴇羽
3 3 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 父母何怙
4 3 wáng Wang 王事靡盬
5 3 shì matter / thing / item 王事靡盬
6 3 to gather / to collect 集于苞栩
7 3 蒼天 cāngtiān firmament 悠悠蒼天
8 3 bāo a flower bud / flower calyx 集于苞栩
9 3 extravagant / go with fashion 王事靡盬
10 3 悠悠 yōuyōu at ease / unhurried 悠悠蒼天
11 3 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能蓺稷黍
12 3 a covered pot 王事靡盬
13 3 肅肅 sùsù a respectful manner 肅肅鴇羽
14 3 art / craft 不能蓺稷黍
15 2 nián year
16 2 zhāng a chapter / a section 三章
17 1 shí time / a point or period of time 刺時也
18 1 vivid 集于苞栩
19 1 shī poem / verse 而作是詩也
20 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子下從征役
21 1 sentence 章七句
22 1 黍稷 shǔjì sorghum 不能蓺黍稷
23 1 zuò to do 而作是詩也
24 1 thorn / sting / prick 刺時也
25 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大亂五世
26 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 大亂五世
27 1 shǔ glutinous millet 不能蓺稷黍
28 1 sāng mulberry tree 集于苞桑
29 1 liáng better varieties of millet 不能蓺稻粱
30 1 sān three 三章
31 1 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 不得養其父母
32 1 其父 qí fù his father 不得養其父母
33 1 dào a rice paddy 不能蓺稻粱
34 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
35 1 shí food / food and drink 父母何食
36 1 zhēng to prove / to confirm 君子下從征役
37 1 to presume 父母何怙
38 1 yuè month
39 1 seven 章七句
40 1 god of cereals 不能蓺稷黍
41 1 wing 肅肅鴇翼
42 1 xíng to walk / to move 肅肅鴇行
43 1 thorns / brambles 集于苞棘
44 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
45 1 五世 wǔshì the fifth (of series of numbered kings) 大亂五世
46 1 mother 不得養其父母
47 1 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 昭公之後
48 1 service 君子下從征役
49 1 昭公 zhāogōng Zhaogong / Lord Zhao 昭公之後

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 6 bǎo bustard / procuress / Otis species (various) 鴇羽
2 4 feather 鴇羽
3 3 父母 fùmǔ parents / mother and father 父母何怙
4 3 wáng Wang 王事靡盬
5 3 why / how / when / what / where 曷其有所
6 3 his / hers / its / theirs 曷其有所
7 3 shì matter / thing / item 王事靡盬
8 3 to gather / to collect 集于苞栩
9 3 蒼天 cāngtiān firmament 悠悠蒼天
10 3 bāo a flower bud / flower calyx 集于苞栩
11 3 extravagant / go with fashion 王事靡盬
12 3 悠悠 yōuyōu at ease / unhurried 悠悠蒼天
13 3 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 不能蓺稷黍
14 3 a covered pot 王事靡盬
15 3 肅肅 sùsù a respectful manner 肅肅鴇羽
16 3 art / craft 不能蓺稷黍
17 3 in / at 集于苞栩
18 2 nián year
19 2 zhāng a chapter / a section 三章
20 2 also / too 刺時也
21 2 yǒu is / are / to exist 曷其有極
22 2 what / where / which 父母何怙
23 1 shí time / a point or period of time 刺時也
24 1 vivid 集于苞栩
25 1 shī poem / verse 而作是詩也
26 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子下從征役
27 1 shì is / are / am / to be 而作是詩也
28 1 xià next 君子下從征役
29 1 sentence 章七句
30 1 黍稷 shǔjì sorghum 不能蓺黍稷
31 1 zuò to do 而作是詩也
32 1 thorn / sting / prick 刺時也
33 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大亂五世
34 1 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 而作是詩也
35 1 luàn chaotic / disorderly 大亂五世
36 1 shǔ glutinous millet 不能蓺稷黍
37 1 sāng mulberry tree 集于苞桑
38 1 liáng better varieties of millet 不能蓺稻粱
39 1 sān three 三章
40 1 yǎng to raise / to bring up (children, animals) / to give birth 不得養其父母
41 1 其父 qí fù his father 不得養其父母
42 1 dào a rice paddy 不能蓺稻粱
43 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
44 1 shí food / food and drink 父母何食
45 1 cóng from 君子下從征役
46 1 zhēng to prove / to confirm 君子下從征役
47 1 to presume 父母何怙
48 1 yuè month
49 1 seven 章七句
50 1 god of cereals 不能蓺稷黍
51 1 wing 肅肅鴇翼
52 1 xíng to walk / to move 肅肅鴇行
53 1 extremely / very 曷其有極
54 1 何嘗 hécháng never has / hasn't yet 父母何嘗
55 1 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 不得養其父母
56 1 thorns / brambles 集于苞棘
57 1 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 曷其有常
58 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
59 1 五世 wǔshì the fifth (of series of numbered kings) 大亂五世
60 1 mother 不得養其父母
61 1 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 昭公之後
62 1 service 君子下從征役
63 1 昭公 zhāogōng Zhaogong / Lord Zhao 昭公之後
64 1 有所 yǒusuǒ somewhat / to some extent 曷其有所

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
毛诗 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi
昭公 zhāogōng Zhaogong / Lord Zhao

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English