Glossary and Vocabulary for The Book of Songs 《詩經》, 小雅‧魚藻之什‧何草不黃 Minor odes of the kingdom - Yu Zao Zhi Shen - He Cao Bu Huang

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 cǎo grass / straw / herbs 何草不黃
2 4 huáng yellow 何草不黃
3 3 fěi a bandit 獨為匪民
4 2 zhēng to march / to travel on a long journey 哀我征夫
5 2 āi to be sad / to be mournful / to be pitiful 哀我征夫
6 2 mín the people / citizen / subjects 視民如禽獸
7 2 a man / a male adult 哀我征夫
8 2 zhāng a chapter / a section 四章
9 2 nián year
10 2 rate / frequency 率彼曠野
11 1 yòng to use / to apply 用兵不息
12 1 fox 有芃者狐
13 1 tiger 匪兕匪虎
14 1 不行 bùxíng will not do / will not work 何日不行
15 1 不暇 bùxiá have no time / be too busy 朝夕不暇
16 1 xíng to walk / to move 行彼周道
17 1 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 四夷交侵
18 1 a female rhinoceros 匪兕匪虎
19 1 朝夕 zhāoxī morning and evening 朝夕不暇
20 1 yōu quiet / secluded / tranquil / serene 率彼幽草
21 1 周道 zhōudào main street in the Zhou dynasty 行彼周道
22 1 thorn / sting / prick 下國刺幽王也
23 1 背叛 bèipàn to betray / to forsake 中國背叛
24 1 禽獸 qín shòu birds and animals / a creature / a beast 視民如禽獸
25 1 qīn to invade / to encroach upon / to raid 四夷交侵
26 1 alone / independent / single / sole 獨為匪民
27 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
28 1 four 四章
29 1 jīn to pity / feel sorry for 何人不矜
30 1 四句 sì jù four verses / four phrases 章四句
31 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
32 1 四夷 sìyí four barbarians 四夷交侵
33 1 中國 zhōngguó China 中國背叛
34 1 shì to look at / to see 視民如禽獸
35 1 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 何草不玄
36 1 shī poem / verse 故作是詩也
37 1 幽王 Yōu Wáng King You of Zhou 下國刺幽王也
38 1 chē a vehicle 有棧之車
39 1 péng luxuriant growth 有芃者狐
40 1 yuè month
41 1 何日 hé rì when? 何日不行
42 1 四方 sì fāng all sides 經營四方
43 1 bīng soldier / troops 用兵不息
44 1 不息 bùxī not stopping 用兵不息
45 1 yōu to worry / to be concerned 君子憂之
46 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 下國刺幽王也
47 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子憂之
48 1 zhàn a warehouse 有棧之車
49 1 經營 jīngyíng to engage in business / to run / to operate / to manage 經營四方
50 1 曠野 kuàngyě wilderness 率彼曠野
51 1 zuò to do 故作是詩也

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 7 not / no 何草不黃
2 6 cǎo grass / straw / herbs 何草不黃
3 5 what / where / which 何草不黃
4 4 huáng yellow 何草不黃
5 3 fěi a bandit 獨為匪民
6 3 that / those 率彼曠野
7 2 I / me / my 哀我征夫
8 2 zhēng to march / to travel on a long journey 哀我征夫
9 2 āi to be sad / to be mournful / to be pitiful 哀我征夫
10 2 mín the people / citizen / subjects 視民如禽獸
11 2 何人 hérén who 何人不將
12 2 yǒu is / are / to exist 有芃者狐
13 2 zhī him / her / them / that 君子憂之
14 2 a man / a male adult 哀我征夫
15 2 also / too 下國刺幽王也
16 2 zhāng a chapter / a section 四章
17 2 nián year
18 2 rate / frequency 率彼曠野
19 1 xià next 下國刺幽王也
20 1 shì is / are / am / to be 故作是詩也
21 1 yòng to use / to apply 用兵不息
22 1 fox 有芃者狐
23 1 tiger 匪兕匪虎
24 1 不行 bùxíng will not do / will not work 何日不行
25 1 不暇 bùxiá have no time / be too busy 朝夕不暇
26 1 xíng to walk / to move 行彼周道
27 1 wèi for / to 獨為匪民
28 1 such as / for example / for instance 視民如禽獸
29 1 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 四夷交侵
30 1 a female rhinoceros 匪兕匪虎
31 1 朝夕 zhāoxī morning and evening 朝夕不暇
32 1 yōu quiet / secluded / tranquil / serene 率彼幽草
33 1 周道 zhōudào main street in the Zhou dynasty 行彼周道
34 1 thorn / sting / prick 下國刺幽王也
35 1 背叛 bèipàn to betray / to forsake 中國背叛
36 1 禽獸 qín shòu birds and animals / a creature / a beast 視民如禽獸
37 1 qīn to invade / to encroach upon / to raid 四夷交侵
38 1 alone / independent / single / sole 獨為匪民
39 1 preface / introduction 毛詩序
40 1 four 四章
41 1 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 何人不將
42 1 jīn to pity / feel sorry for 何人不矜
43 1 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故作是詩也
44 1 四句 sì jù four verses / four phrases 章四句
45 1 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi 毛詩序
46 1 四夷 sìyí four barbarians 四夷交侵
47 1 中國 zhōngguó China 中國背叛
48 1 shì to look at / to see 視民如禽獸
49 1 xuán profound / mysterious / subtle 何草不玄
50 1 shī poem / verse 故作是詩也
51 1 幽王 Yōu Wáng King You of Zhou 下國刺幽王也
52 1 chē a vehicle 有棧之車
53 1 péng luxuriant growth 有芃者狐
54 1 yuè month
55 1 何日 hé rì when? 何日不行
56 1 四方 sì fāng all sides 經營四方
57 1 bīng soldier / troops 用兵不息
58 1 不息 bùxī not stopping 用兵不息
59 1 yōu to worry / to be concerned 君子憂之
60 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 下國刺幽王也
61 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子憂之
62 1 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 有芃者狐
63 1 zhàn a warehouse 有棧之車
64 1 經營 jīngyíng to engage in business / to run / to operate / to manage 經營四方
65 1 曠野 kuàngyě wilderness 率彼曠野
66 1 zuò to do 故作是詩也

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
毛诗 毛詩 Máojīng Mao Shi
幽王 Yōu Wáng King You of Zhou
中国 中國 zhōngguó
  1. China
  2. Middle Kingdom

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English