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

Frequencies of all Words

Top 64

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

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