Glossary and Vocabulary for Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹四書章句集注, 《子路第十三》 Commentary on Zi Lu XIII

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 64 yuē to speak / to say 蘇氏曰
2 38 yán to speak / to say / said 言非今日之急務也
3 37 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 子曰
4 27 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 蘇氏曰
5 24 rén person / people / a human being 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
6 23 shì matter / thing / item 凡民之事
7 17 child / son 衛君待子而為政
8 16 xíng to walk / to move 凡民之行
9 15 wèi to call 謂出公輒也
10 14 desire 欲殺之不果而出奔
11 13 使 shǐ to make / to cause 姑使之深思也
12 13 孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius 孔子既告之矣
13 13 mín the people / citizen / subjects 則民無所措手足
14 13 去聲 qùshēng falling tone / fourth tone 去聲
15 12 程子 chéngzǐ a period of time 程子曰
16 12 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 則君行臣職矣
17 11 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 教之
18 11 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 於虔反
19 11 bāng nation / country / state 則一心可以興邦
20 11 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋闕如也
21 11 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人哉
22 11 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子於其所不知
23 11 father 是時出公不父其父而禰其祖
24 11 zhèng government / administration 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
25 10 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 則一心可以興邦
26 10 wèn to ask 而問稼圃
27 10 zhī to know 仲弓慮無以盡知一時之賢才
28 10 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 衛君待子而為政
29 10 zhí straight 吾黨有直躬者
30 10 nán difficult / arduous / hard 卒死其難
31 10 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 善居室
32 9 néng can / able 必達於政而能言也
33 9 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 近者說
34 9 xīng to flourish / to be popular 則一心可以興邦
35 9 yòng to use / to apply 舉而用之
36 9 sān three 失此三者
37 9 è evil / vice 使不為惡也
38 9 nián year 三年有成
39 9 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 小者赦之
40 8 gōng public/ common / state-owned 謂出公輒也
41 8 jiàn to see 便見仲弓與聖人用心之大小
42 8 告之 gàozhī to tell / to inform 故以此告之
43 8 meaning / sense 推此義
44 8 rén a kernel / a pit 必世而後仁
45 8 子路 zǐlù Zi Lu 子路第十三
46 8 easy / simple 其欲易足故也
47 8 xīn heart 不以欲速盡美累其心
48 8 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 便見仲弓與聖人用心之大小
49 8 yīn sound / noise 音扶
50 8 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉賢才
51 8 xiān first 先之
52 7 season / period 仲弓為季氏宰
53 7 dào way / road / path 然為政之道
54 7 zhèng upright / straight 奚其正
55 7 sàng to lose / to die 一心可以喪邦
56 7 問政 wènzhèng to participate in politics 子路問政
57 7 jìn nearby 則近於禽獸
58 7 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
59 7 can / may / permissible 辭而闢之可也
60 7 hǎo good
61 7 wén to hear 西京之教無聞焉
62 6 a garden / an orchard 請學為圃
63 6 禮樂 lǐlè rites and music 則禮樂不興
64 6 to stand 靈公欲立公子郢
65 6 shì a gentleman / a knight 何如斯可謂之士矣
66 6 rich / wealthy 富之
67 6 qīn relatives 人各親其親
68 6 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 欲殺之不果而出奔
69 6 gǎn bold / brave 則民莫敢不敬
70 6 kuáng insane / mad 必也狂狷乎
71 6 夫子 fūzǐ master 夫子為政
72 6 a man / a male adult 夫蒯聵欲殺母
73 6 不為 bùwéi to not do 使不為惡也
74 6 idea 使知前所言者意有在也
75 6 shù numerous / various 庶矣哉
76 6 shēn human body / torso 以身先之
77 6 a period of time / phase / stage 期月而已可也
78 6 cāi talented 偲偲
79 6 juàn rash / impetuous / impulsive 必也狂狷乎
80 6 pleased / happy 怡怡如也
81 5 rǎn the edge of a tortoiseshell 冉有僕
82 5 yǐn to hide / to conceal 父為子隱
83 5 其次 qícì secondary 敢問其次
84 5 several 幾致刑措
85 5 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 唯其言而莫予違也
86 5 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 靈公欲立公子郢
87 5 子貢 Zǐ Gòng Zi Gong 子貢問曰
88 5 zhōng middle 則刑罰不中
89 5 xué to study / to learn 樊遲請學稼
90 5 yuè pleased 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
91 5 beard / mustache 胡氏曰
92 5 guó a country / a nation 而輒據國以拒父
93 5 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 吾不如老農
94 5 shī to lose 失此三者
95 5 zhí office / post 眾職也
96 5 to attain / to reach 不達
97 5 不成 bùchéng unsuccessful 則事不成
98 5 speed 不以欲速盡美累其心
99 5 cháo to face 冉子退朝
100 5 to go 故事輒不去
101 5 zhé sides of chariot for weapons 謂出公輒也
102 5 一言 yīyán one sentence / brief remark 一言而可以興邦
103 5 不知 bùzhī do not know 爾所不知
104 5 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 不可以為季氏宰
105 5 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 物得其和之謂樂
106 5 Shandong 魯衛之政
107 5 zǎi to slaughter 仲弓為季氏宰
108 5 gain / advantage / benefit 無見小利
109 5 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 亦可以勝殘去殺矣
110 5 yáng Yang 楊氏曰
111 5 賢才 xiáncái a genius / an outstanding person 舉賢才
112 5 國政 guó zhèng national politics 國政
113 5 正名 zhèng míng official name / official title 必也正名乎
114 5 shí time / a point or period of time 是時魯哀公之十年
115 4 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 化殘暴之人
116 4 guǒ a result / a consequence 欲殺之不果而出奔
117 4 zhì a sign / a mark / a flag / a banner 志則陋矣
118 4 樊遲 fán chí Fan Chi / Fan Xu 樊遲請學稼
119 4 jià to sow grain 樊遲請學稼
120 4 kuǎi a rush 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
121 4 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 居處恭
122 4 百年 bǎi nián a hundred years / a century 善人為邦百年
123 4 big / great / huge / large / major 大者於事或有所害
124 4 sufficient / enough 則民無所措手足
125 4 從政 cóngzhèng to work in government service 果能從政而專對乎
126 4 héng constant / regular / persistent
127 4 不興 bùxīng out of fashion / outmoded / impermissible / can't 則禮樂不興
128 4 yuè month 期月而已可也
129 4 ěr ear 章句之末耳
130 4 kēng the sound of stones knocking together 硜硜然小人哉
131 4 kuì deaf 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
132 4 chén minister / statesman / official 則君行臣職矣
133 4 不順 bùshùn unfavorable / adverse 則言不順
134 4 zhòng middle brother 仲弓為季氏宰
135 4 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 其不可有國也明矣
136 4 ancient / old / palaeo- 古本作毋
137 4 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 事得其序之謂禮
138 4 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 郢辭
139 4 兄弟 xiōngdì brothers 兄弟也
140 4 yuǎn far / distant 謂遠於事情
141 4 láo to toil 勞之
142 4 zhuān to monopolize / to take sole possession 不能專對
143 4 不以 bùyǐ not because of 不以欲速盡美累其心
144 4 dialect / language / speech 葉公語孔子曰
145 4 有成 yǒuchéng to succeed / successful 三年有成
146 4 jiāo haughty 則累物而驕吝之心生
147 4 gōng Gong 仲弓為季氏宰
148 4 chēng to call / to address 而夫子稱之
149 4 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 吾不如老農
150 3 而言 éryán with regard to (preceding phrase) 正名雖為衛君而言
151 3 qǐng to ask / to inquire 請于方伯
152 3 四方 sì fāng all sides 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
153 3 private 季氏之私朝也
154 3 不同 bùtóng different / distinct / not the same 遲速不同
155 3 jìng to respect /to honor 執事敬
156 3 xíng punishment / penalty 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
157 3 之間 zhījiān between / among 只在公私之間爾
158 3 善人 shànrén a wholesome person / a good person 善人為邦百年
159 3 shì a generation 世之誦詩者
160 3 juàn be tired of, weary 無倦
161 3 shí food / food and drink 徒知食焉不避其難之為義
162 3 róng to hold / to contain 恭主容
163 3 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 周公之後
164 3 教民 jiāomín adherent to a religion / convert 善人教民七年
165 3 sòng to recite / to read aloud / to recite from memory 誦詩三百
166 3 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 先有司
167 3 yǐn to govern 尹氏曰
168 3 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 范氏曰
169 3 yún cloud 亦云庶且富矣
170 3 cán to destroy / to spoil / to ruin / to injure 亦可以勝殘去殺矣
171 3 to ward off with hand / to defend 以拒蒯聵
172 3 有為 yǒuwèi saṃskṛta / conditioned 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
173 3 無常 wúcháng irregular 而猶不可以無常
174 3 wài outside 則不以外物為心
175 3 seven 善人教民七年
176 3 qíng feeling / emotion / mood 則民莫敢不用情
177 3 jiā to add 又何加焉
178 3 xià summer 子夏為莒父宰
179 3 shè to forgive / to pardon 赦小過
180 3 thing / matter 物得其和之謂樂
181 3 zhòng many / numerous 眾職也
182 3 kǎo to examine / to test 而後考其成功
183 3 to press down 抑季氏
184 3 問曰 wèn yuē to ask 子貢問曰
185 3 tóng like / same / similar 蓋有不與同列議於公朝
186 3 天理 tiānlǐ tianli / the Principle of Heaven 天理得
187 3 對曰 duì yuē to reply 對曰
188 3 xiè to thank 謝氏曰
189 3 nóng agriculture / farming 吾不如老農
190 3 鄉人 xiāngrén villager / fellow villager 鄉人皆好之
191 3 lái to come 遠者來
192 3 one 一事苟
193 3 刑罰 xíngfá punishment 則刑罰不中
194 3 cái material / stuff 而其材足以有為者也
195 3 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 孟子所謂小人之事者也
196 3 suàn to count / to calculate / to figure 何足算也
197 3 切切 qiēqiē urgently / eagerly / worried / (urge somebody to) be sure to / it is absolutely essential to (follow the above instruction) 切切
198 3 上好 shànghǎo first-rate / top-notch 上好禮
199 3 jīng brambles / thorns 子謂衛公子荊
200 3 yǐng Ying 靈公欲立公子郢
201 3 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 則不令而行
202 3 dǎng political party 吾黨有直躬者
203 3 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 君子於其所不知
204 3 未可 wèikě cannot / not able to 未可以如此而必期其效
205 3 qiǎng a string of copper coins 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
206 3 to give 予無樂乎為君
207 3 shě to give 人其舍諸
208 3 róng arms / armaments / a military affair 亦可以即戎矣
209 3 zhān to divine 不占而已矣
210 3 shī poem / verse 誦詩三百
211 3 qiú to request 求老農老圃而學焉
212 3 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今既不聞
213 3 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 如不善而莫之違也
214 3 xìn to believe / to trust 上好信
215 3 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 器之
216 3 wáng Wang 告諸天王
217 3 大夫 dàifu doctor 衛大夫
218 2 一世 yīshì generation / period of 30 years / one's whole lifetime / lifelong / age / era / times / the whole world / the First (of numbered European kings) 三十年為一世
219 2 天下 tiānxià China 況天下乎
220 2 to think / consider / to ponder 故思其次也
221 2 yǎn to cover 志極高而行不掩
222 2 無序 wúxù random / disorderly / irregular 事不成則無序而不和
223 2 tuī to push / to shove 推此義
224 2 夷狄 yídí foreign countries 雖之夷狄
225 2 zhōng loyalty / devotion 行之以忠
226 2 孟子 Mèng Zǐ Mencius / Mengzi 孟子所謂小人之事者也
227 2 tài great / exalted / superior 君子泰而不驕
228 2 chǐ a shame / a sense of shame 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
229 2 to doubt / to disbelieve 責其不能闕疑
230 2 其父 qí fù his father 是時出公不父其父而禰其祖
231 2 苟合 gǒuhé illicit sexual relations 苟合矣
232 2 lèi kind / type / class / category 蓋各以其類而應也
233 2 zuò to do 古本作毋
234 2 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 衛君待子而為政
235 2 èr two 彼二君者其能然乎
236 2 不和 bùhé not to get along well / to be on bad terms / to be at odds / discord 事不成則無序而不和
237 2 wén writing / text 惠至于文
238 2 gōng body 吾黨有直躬者
239 2 a slave / a servant 冉有僕
240 2 jiā to saturate / to drench 謂教化浹也
241 2 míng bright / brilliant 其不可有國也明矣
242 2 taro 子夏為莒父宰
243 2 měi beautiful 苟美矣
244 2 residence / dwelling 居丈反
245 2 to assist /to help 音扶
246 2 所知 suǒ zhī known / what one knows 舉爾所知
247 2 huò a misfortune / a calamity / a disaster 則兄弟有賊恩之禍
248 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed / to perfect 名正言順而事成矣
249 2 chéng to bear / to carry / to hold 或承之羞
250 2 在其中 zàiqízhōng therein / wherein 直在其中矣
251 2 上聲 shàngshēng falling and rising tone / third tone 上聲
252 2 literal-minded / pedantic / doctrinaire / longwinded / circuitous 子之迂也
253 2 zhǒng kind / type 種五穀曰稼
254 2 xiáng detailed / complete / thorough 夫子告之之詳如此
255 2 day of the month / a certain day 君日驕而臣日諂
256 2 足以 zúyǐ sufficient to / so much so that 何足以知之
257 2 請益 qǐngyì to request greater explanation 請益
258 2 先有 xiānyǒu prior / preexisting 先有司
259 2 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 幾致刑措
260 2 to die 卒死其難
261 2 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 而子路終不喻也
262 2 南人 nánrén Nanren 南人有言曰
263 2 thin / slender 謂細民
264 2 bèi back [of the body] 以約小兒於背者
265 2 zhàn war / fighting / battle 以不教民戰
266 2 nán south 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
267 2 子張 zǐ zhāng Zi Zhang 子張問政
268 2 shēng to ascend / to go up 容十升
269 2 xiào result / effect 即其效也
270 2 shāo basket / bucket
271 2 wilderness 野哉由也
272 2 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 所交反
273 2 zài in / at 只在公私之間爾
274 2 lèi to be tired 不以欲速盡美累其心
275 2 木訥 mù nè wooden and slow of speech / slow-speeched / inarticulate / unsophisticated 木訥
276 2 tàn to sigh 故孔子歎之
277 2 朋友 péngyou friend 朋友切切
278 2 bǎi one hundred 則百職廢矣
279 2 家事 jiāshì family matters / domestic affairs / housework 家事
280 2 fán a railing / a fence an enclosed place 樊須也
281 2 alone / independent / single / sole 獨也
282 2 剛毅 gāngyì resolute / steadfast / stalwart 剛毅
283 2 一心 yīxīn wholeheartedly 則一心可以興邦
284 2 miǎn to encourage 勉其固守而勿失也
285 2 xiū to be ashamed 或承之羞
286 2 shī the practice of selfless giving / dāna 則施之政事皆失其道
287 2 定公 dìnggōng Dinggong / Lord Ding 定公問
288 2 leaf / foliage / petal 葉公問政
289 2 lüè plan / strategy 語意與魏徵獻陵之對略相似
290 2 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 是謂棄之
291 2 to die 公卒
292 2 mìng life 命公子郢而立之
293 2 三代 Sān Dài three dynasties 然自三代之後
294 2 liàng a quantity / an amount 言其識量之淺狹也
295 2 shí knowledge / understanding 然此非識微之君子
296 2 政事 zhèngshì politics / government affairs 則施之政事皆失其道
297 2 仁者 rénzhe compassionate one / benevolent one / a compassionate person 樊遲問仁者三
298 2 三十 sān shí thirty 凡三十章
299 2 bèi to prepare / get ready 備也
300 2 reason / logic / truth 順理為直
301 2 當時 dāngshí then / at that time 孔子歎當時莫能用己也
302 2 相似 xiāngsì similar 政亦相似
303 2 qián to act with reverence 於虔反
304 2 有司 yǒusī government official / government office 有司
305 2 凡民 fánmín common people 凡民之行
306 2 學者 xuézhě scholar 然則其所學者
307 2 zhǔ owner 恭主容
308 2 an analogy / a simile / a metaphor / an allegory 而子路終不喻也
309 2 本末 běnmò the trunk of and its branches 必將具其事之本末
310 2 斗筲之人 dòu shāo zhī rén a small-minded person / a bean-counter 斗筲之人
311 2 不復 bùfù to not go back 故不復
312 2 apprentice / disciple 徒知食焉不避其難之為義
313 2 其事 qí shì that thing / this thing 必將具其事之本末
314 2 shàng top / a high position 天子公卿躬行於上
315 2 名實 míngshí name and reality / whether reality lives up to its reputation 名實紊矣
316 2 to send / to transmit / to mail 而寄以三事
317 2 gào to tell / to say / said / told 未嘗復有所告
318 2 xiāng village / township 鄉黨稱弟焉
319 2 mother 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
320 2 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 夫子告之之詳如此
321 2 小過 xiǎoguò little mistake / minor offense / slightly too much 赦小過
322 2 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 其所以正名分
323 2 不可棄 bùkěqì Āvantaka 不可棄也
324 2 dòu to struggle / to fight
325 2 Germany 有德者
326 2 to bear / to carry 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
327 2 hàn Han Chinese 漢之文明
328 2 gōng merit 治功成也
329 2 què a watchtower / a guard tower 蓋闕如也
330 2 a shepherd 立之司牧
331 2 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 仲弓慮無以盡知一時之賢才
332 2 wán to complete / to finish / to settle 苟完矣
333 2 shí real / true 則無以考實而事不成
334 2 jìn to enter 而激厲裁抑之以進於道
335 2 younger brother 鄉黨稱弟焉
336 2 to take / to get / to fetch 故聖人猶有取焉
337 2 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 此本立而材不足者
338 1 to be slow of speech 訥者
339 1 preface / introduction 事得其序之謂禮
340 1 hài to injure / to harm to 大者於事或有所害
341 1 唐太宗 Táng Tàizōng Emperor Taizong of Tang 唐太宗大召名儒
342 1 務農 wùnóng farming / to work the land 務農講武之法
343 1 章句 zhāng jù words / sentences and phrases 章句之末耳
344 1 粗略 cūlüè rough / cursory 聊且粗略之意
345 1 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 宗戚子弟莫不受學
346 1 shí ten 容十升
347 1 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 此其本末皆無足觀
348 1 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 惠至于文
349 1 inside / interior 故制田里
350 1 qián front 使知前所言者意有在也
351 1 dào to arrive 懇到也
352 1 不止 bùzhǐ to be incessant / to be without end / to be more than / not to be limited to 其化亦不止此
353 1 皎皎 jiǎojiǎo clear and bright 蓋欲為皎皎之行
354 1 a whetstone 而激厲裁抑之以進於道
355 1 jiǔ old 言相繼而久也
356 1 ài to love 愛親之心勝
357 1 to calculate / to compute / to count 何暇計哉
358 1 chí to go quickly or swiftly 木訥則不至於外馳
359 1 人心 rénxīn popular feeling 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
360 1 得中 dezhōng to succeed in an imperial examination / successful / to hit the target / to win (the lottery) / suitable / proper 蓋聖人本欲得中道之人而教之
361 1 shùn to obey 順理為直
362 1 lún to sink 淪於骨髓
363 1 失誤 shīwù lapse / mistake / fault 失誤也
364 1 成功 chénggōng success 而後考其成功
365 1 用情 yòngqíng to use affection 敬服用情
366 1 得罪 dézuì to offend 得罪於父
367 1 躬行 gōngxíng to personally undertake or manage 天子公卿躬行於上
368 1 亦作 yì zuò also written as 亦作筭
369 1 cháo tide 音潮
370 1 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 知未及而守有餘
371 1 qiē to cut / to mince / to slice / to carve 故各以切己之事告之
372 1 積久 jījiǔ accumulated over a long time 此非積久
373 1 shǔ to count 數也
374 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
375 1 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 舜竊負而逃
376 1 relative 宗戚子弟莫不受學
377 1 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 天子公卿躬行於上
378 1 海濱 hǎibīn shore / seaside 遵海濱而處
379 1 wàng absurd / fantastic / presumptuous 而率爾妄對也
380 1 affairs / business / matter / activity 務為全美
381 1 liǎn to collect 薄賦斂以富之
382 1 paternal aunt / father's sister 姑使之深思也
383 1 禽獸 qín shòu birds and animals / a creature / a beast 則近於禽獸
384 1 shì to match 子適衛
385 1 教化 jiāohuà transformative teaching / to enlighten 謂教化浹也
386 1 太宗 Tàizōng Emperor Taizong of Song 唐之太宗
387 1 居室 jūshì a room / an apartment 善居室
388 1 常久 chángjiǔ long lasting / enduring 常久也
389 1 風俗 fēngsú social custom 可以驗風俗之盛衰
390 1 殘暴 cánbào brutal / cruel 化殘暴之人
391 1 shǐ beginning / start 始有
392 1 忠言 zhōngyán loyal advice / sincere advice 則忠言不至於耳
393 1 長於 zhǎngyú to be adept in / to excel at 長於風諭
394 1 執事 zhíshì to serve as / to hold a post 執事敬
395 1 以此為 yǐcǐwèi to regard as / to treat as 皆當以此為先
396 1 chǔ state of Chu 孔子自楚反乎衛
397 1 hair 此蓋為衛靈公不能用而發
398 1 cuò to put in order / to arrange 幾致刑措
399 1 淫亂 yínluàn to be promiscuous 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
400 1 bīng soldier / troops 兵也
401 1 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 冉子退朝
402 1 Kangxi radical 80 古本作毋
403 1 急務 jíwù an urgent task / a pressing matter 言非今日之急務也
404 1 一二 yīèr one or two / a few 百無一二
405 1 rǎng to seize / to take by force 有因而盜曰攘
406 1 十年 shí nián ten years / decade 是時魯哀公之十年
407 1 大事 dàshì a major event 則大事不成
408 1 to bestow on / to endow with 薄賦斂以富之
409 1 無可 wúkě can't 則必其無可好之實
410 1 世子 shìzǐ crown prince / heir of a noble house 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
411 1 事情 shìqíng affair / matter / thing 謂遠於事情
412 1 chōng to fill / to be full / to supply 充之則睟面盎背
413 1 five 大國五年
414 1 有益 yǒuyì useful / profitable / beneficial 皆當思其作為如何乃有益
415 1 zhào to call together / to summon / to convene 唐太宗大召名儒
416 1 名儒 míngrú well known Confucian scholar 唐太宗大召名儒
417 1 a wizard / a sorcerer / a witch / a shaman
418 1 bài to bow / to pay respect to 臨雍拜老
419 1 làn to flood / to overflow 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
420 1 quán perfect 則下無全人矣
421 1 最先 zuìxiān the first / the earliest 此最先
422 1 báo thin / slight / weak 薄賦斂以富之
423 1 主事 zhǔshì heads of affairs 敬主事
424 1 未知 wèizhī unknown / do not know 然而未知所以教也
425 1 Wu 吳氏曰
426 1 父子 fù zǐ father and son 父子相隱
427 1 殺人 shārén to murder 瞽瞍殺人
428 1 子弟 zǐdì later generations 宗戚子弟莫不受學
429 1 fēng wind 聞其風則來
430 1 尊師 zūnshī revered master 明帝尊師重傅
431 1 a tutor / a teacher 明帝尊師重傅
432 1 four 故安舒而不矜肆
433 1 措手 cuòshǒu to deal with / to manage / to proceed 則民無所措手足
434 1 to be fond of / to like 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
435 1 rate / frequency / proportion / ratio 而率爾妄對也
436 1 shù reciprocity 君子之心公而恕
437 1 中華書局 Zhōnghuá shūjú Zhonghua Book Company 中華書局
438 1 rustic / low / base / mean 言鄙細也
439 1 guì expensive / costly / valuable 不獨貴於能言而已
440 1 不害 bù hài non-harm 然亦不害其為自守也
441 1 róu soft 朋友有善柔之損
442 1 受命 shòumìng ordained or appointed to a post / to benefit from counsel 王者謂聖人受命而興也
443 1 自高 zìgāo to be proud of oneself 漢自高
444 1 district / county 魯邑名
445 1 zhèng proof 而子證之
446 1 言行 yán xíng words and actions 言行政事皆可師法
447 1 文武 wén wǔ civil and military 周自文武至於成王
448 1 jǐn to be cautious / to be careful 而徒得謹厚之人
449 1 wán to play / to amuse oneself / to have fun 君子於易苟玩其占
450 1 suì age 謂周一歲之月也
451 1 gāo high / tall 志極高而行不掩
452 1 jiǎng to speak / to say / to tell 務農講武之法
453 1 自守 zì shǒu to fend for one's self / to have solid moral character 然亦不害其為自守也
454 1 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 言綱紀布也
455 1 不見 bújiàn to not see 雖不見用
456 1 魏徵 Wèi Zhēng Wei Zheng 語意與魏徵獻陵之對略相似
457 1 Shùn Emperor Shun 舜竊負而逃
458 1 zéi thief 則兄弟有賊恩之禍
459 1 zōng school / sect 宗戚子弟莫不受學
460 1 ēn kindness / grace / graciousness 則兄弟有賊恩之禍
461 1 yàn to examine / to test / to check 可以驗風俗之盛衰
462 1 一時 yīshí a period of time / a while 仲弓慮無以盡知一時之賢才
463 1 miàn side / surface 充之則睟面盎背
464 1 大國 dàguó a power / a great power 大國五年
465 1 pond / pool / marsh / swamp 被其澤則悅
466 1 shēn deep 而教冉有之意深矣
467 1 zūn to obey / to comply with / to follow 遵海濱而處
468 1 四者 sì zhě fourth / the fourth is 四者
469 1 chí late / tardy 遲速不同
470 1 chéng honesty / sincerity 誠哉是言也
471 1 chí to grasp / to hold 則必敬謹以持之
472 1 中行 zhōng háng Bank of China 不得中行而與之
473 1 物理 wùlǐ physics 該物理
474 1 富有 fùyǒu rich 富有
475 1 不亦 bùyì is that not also? 不亦善乎
476 1 chéng to punish / to discipline 不得不懲
477 1 五穀 wǔ gǔ the five grains 種五穀曰稼
478 1 mén door / gate / doorway / gateway 樊須遊聖人之門
479 1 醇厚 chún hòu mellow and rich / simple and kind 黎民醇厚
480 1 serious / critical 則篤恭而天下平矣
481 1 dēng to rise / to ascend / to climb 胡登反
482 1 未詳 wèixiáng unknown / unclear 其義未詳
483 1 三事 sānshì three things 而寄以三事
484 1 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 愚按
485 1 jiā house / home / residence 蓋如魯三家之屬
486 1 líng agile / nimble 靈公欲立公子郢
487 1 不舉 bùjǔ erectile dysfunction / impotence 不舉賢才
488 1 wood / lumber 木者
489 1 人情 rénqíng human feelings 天理人情之至也
490 1 responsibility / duty 責其不能闕疑
491 1 骨髓 gǔsuǐ bone marrow (medulla ossea) 淪於骨髓
492 1 guò to cross / to go over / to pass
493 1 故事 gùshi narrative / story / tale 故事輒不去
494 1 to avoid / to shun 徒知食焉不避其難之為義
495 1 有用 yǒuyòng useful 苟有用我者
496 1 不得不 bù dé bù cannot but / have to 不得不懲
497 1 xiá narrow / limited 言其識量之淺狹也
498 1 人倫 rénlún human relations 則人倫正
499 1 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 故制田里
500 1 面諛 miànyú to praise somebody to his face 則讒諂面諛之人至矣

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 160 zhī him / her / them / that 先之
2 115 also / too 姑使之深思也
3 93 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 則不令而行
4 72 his / hers / its / theirs 而後考其成功
5 64 yuē to speak / to say 蘇氏曰
6 55 otherwise / but / however 則不令而行
7 54 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
8 46 final particle 孔子既告之矣
9 44 not / no 則不令而行
10 43 wèi for / to 仲弓為季氏宰
11 38 yán to speak / to say / said 言非今日之急務也
12 37 子曰 zǐyuē Confucius says 子曰
13 34 in / at 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
14 32 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故以此告之
15 31 so as to / in order to 以身先之
16 30 yǒu is / are / to exist 有德者
17 27 shì clan / a branch of a lineage 蘇氏曰
18 24 rén person / people / a human being 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
19 23 this / these 推此義
20 23 shì matter / thing / item 凡民之事
21 21 no 無倦
22 21 certainly / must / will / necessarily 然事必先之於彼
23 17 child / son 衛君待子而為政
24 16 xíng to walk / to move 凡民之行
25 15 wèi to call 謂出公輒也
26 15 expresses question or doubt 況天下乎
27 14 such as / for example / for instance 如字
28 14 desire 欲殺之不果而出奔
29 13 使 shǐ to make / to cause 姑使之深思也
30 13 孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius 孔子既告之矣
31 13 mín the people / citizen / subjects 則民無所措手足
32 13 yān where / how
33 13 去聲 qùshēng falling tone / fourth tone 去聲
34 12 rán correct / right / certainly 然事必先之於彼
35 12 shì is / are / am / to be 是時魯哀公之十年
36 12 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
37 12 程子 chéngzǐ a period of time 程子曰
38 12 also / too 亦奚以為
39 12 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 則君行臣職矣
40 12 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 未嘗復有所告
41 11 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 教之
42 11 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 於虔反
43 11 bāng nation / country / state 則一心可以興邦
44 11 gài a lid / top / cover 蓋闕如也
45 11 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 小人哉
46 11 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子於其所不知
47 11 father 是時出公不父其父而禰其祖
48 11 zhèng government / administration 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
49 11 and 便見仲弓與聖人用心之大小
50 10 可以 kěyǐ can / may / possible / able to 則一心可以興邦
51 10 wèn to ask 而問稼圃
52 10 zhī to know 仲弓慮無以盡知一時之賢才
53 10 wèi to guard / to protect / to defend 衛君待子而為政
54 10 de potential marker 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
55 10 gǒu in a sordid way 無所苟而已矣
56 10 zhí straight 吾黨有直躬者
57 10 suī although / even though 則雖勤不怨
58 10 nán difficult / arduous / hard 卒死其難
59 10 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 善居室
60 10 而已 éryǐ that is all 而已
61 9 néng can / able 必達於政而能言也
62 9 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks 近者說
63 9 xīng to flourish / to be popular 則一心可以興邦
64 9 yòng to use / to apply 舉而用之
65 9 sān three 失此三者
66 9 è evil / vice 使不為惡也
67 9 nián year 三年有成
68 9 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 小者赦之
69 9 what / where / which 何也
70 9 do not 則民莫敢不敬
71 8 gōng public/ common / state-owned 謂出公輒也
72 8 jiàn to see 便見仲弓與聖人用心之大小
73 8 告之 gàozhī to tell / to inform 故以此告之
74 8 meaning / sense 推此義
75 8 rén a kernel / a pit 必世而後仁
76 8 子路 zǐlù Zi Lu 子路第十三
77 8 easy / simple 其欲易足故也
78 8 zāi exclamatory particle 有是哉
79 8 xīn heart 不以欲速盡美累其心
80 8 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 便見仲弓與聖人用心之大小
81 8 yīn sound / noise 音扶
82 8 to lift / to hold up / to raise 舉賢才
83 8 xiān first 先之
84 7 season / period 仲弓為季氏宰
85 7 dào way / road / path 然為政之道
86 7 zhèng upright / straight 奚其正
87 7 sàng to lose / to die 一心可以喪邦
88 7 問政 wènzhèng to participate in politics 子路問政
89 7 jìn nearby 則近於禽獸
90 7 yòu again / also 又辭
91 7 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
92 7 can / may / permissible 辭而闢之可也
93 7 fēi not / non- / un- 言非今日之急務也
94 7 hǎo good
95 7 wén to hear 西京之教無聞焉
96 6 a garden / an orchard 請學為圃
97 6 禮樂 lǐlè rites and music 則禮樂不興
98 6 already / since 孔子既告之矣
99 6 ěr thus / so / like that 舉爾所知
100 6 to stand 靈公欲立公子郢
101 6 shì a gentleman / a knight 何如斯可謂之士矣
102 6 rich / wealthy 富之
103 6 qīn relatives 人各親其親
104 6 shā to kill / to murder / to slaughter 欲殺之不果而出奔
105 6 gǎn bold / brave 則民莫敢不敬
106 6 kuáng insane / mad 必也狂狷乎
107 6 夫子 fūzǐ master 夫子為政
108 6 a man / a male adult 夫蒯聵欲殺母
109 6 不為 bùwéi to not do 使不為惡也
110 6 idea 使知前所言者意有在也
111 6 shù numerous / various 庶矣哉
112 6 shēn human body / torso 以身先之
113 6 a period of time / phase / stage 期月而已可也
114 6 cāi talented 偲偲
115 6 naturally / of course / certainly 孔子自楚反乎衛
116 6 I 吾不如老農
117 6 juàn rash / impetuous / impulsive 必也狂狷乎
118 6 pleased / happy 怡怡如也
119 5 chū to go out / to leave 謂出公輒也
120 5 yóu also / as if / still 猶得與聞國政
121 5 rǎn the edge of a tortoiseshell 冉有僕
122 5 yǐn to hide / to conceal 父為子隱
123 5 其次 qícì secondary 敢問其次
124 5 several 幾致刑措
125 5 wéi to disobey / to violate / to defy 唯其言而莫予違也
126 5 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 靈公欲立公子郢
127 5 子貢 Zǐ Gòng Zi Gong 子貢問曰
128 5 zhōng middle 則刑罰不中
129 5 xué to study / to learn 樊遲請學稼
130 5 yuè pleased 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
131 5 beard / mustache 胡氏曰
132 5 guó a country / a nation 而輒據國以拒父
133 5 lǎo old / aged / elderly / aging 吾不如老農
134 5 shī to lose 失此三者
135 5 zhí office / post 眾職也
136 5 to attain / to reach 不達
137 5 不成 bùchéng unsuccessful 則事不成
138 5 speed 不以欲速盡美累其心
139 5 cháo to face 冉子退朝
140 5 to go 故事輒不去
141 5 zhé sides of chariot for weapons 謂出公輒也
142 5 一言 yīyán one sentence / brief remark 一言而可以興邦
143 5 不知 bùzhī do not know 爾所不知
144 5 何如 hérú what / how 何如斯可謂之士矣
145 5 不可以 bù kě yǐ may not 不可以為季氏宰
146 5 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 物得其和之謂樂
147 5 Shandong 魯衛之政
148 5 zǎi to slaughter 仲弓為季氏宰
149 5 gain / advantage / benefit 無見小利
150 5 shèng to beat / to win / to conquer 亦可以勝殘去殺矣
151 5 yáng Yang 楊氏曰
152 5 賢才 xiáncái a genius / an outstanding person 舉賢才
153 5 而後 érhòu after that / then 而後考其成功
154 5 國政 guó zhèng national politics 國政
155 5 正名 zhèng míng official name / official title 必也正名乎
156 5 shí time / a point or period of time 是時魯哀公之十年
157 5 míng measure word for people 名不正
158 4 huà to make into / to change into / to transform 化殘暴之人
159 4 self 則己不勞而事畢舉矣
160 4 guǒ a result / a consequence 欲殺之不果而出奔
161 4 zhì to / until 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
162 4 zhì a sign / a mark / a flag / a banner 志則陋矣
163 4 necessary / must 名實相須
164 4 樊遲 fán chí Fan Chi / Fan Xu 樊遲請學稼
165 4 jià to sow grain 樊遲請學稼
166 4 kuǎi a rush 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
167 4 each 人各親其親
168 4 gōng respectful / polite / reverent 居處恭
169 4 百年 bǎi nián a hundred years / a century 善人為邦百年
170 4 big / great / huge / large / major 大者於事或有所害
171 4 sufficient / enough 則民無所措手足
172 4 從政 cóngzhèng to work in government service 果能從政而專對乎
173 4 héng constant / regular / persistent
174 4 不興 bùxīng out of fashion / outmoded / impermissible / can't 則禮樂不興
175 4 yuè month 期月而已可也
176 4 ěr ear 章句之末耳
177 4 kēng the sound of stones knocking together 硜硜然小人哉
178 4 kuì deaf 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
179 4 chén minister / statesman / official 則君行臣職矣
180 4 and 物得其和之謂樂
181 4 běn measure word for books 古本作毋
182 4 不順 bùshùn unfavorable / adverse 則言不順
183 4 zhū all / many / various 人其舍諸
184 4 zhòng middle brother 仲弓為季氏宰
185 4 duì to / toward 而率爾妄對也
186 4 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 其不可有國也明矣
187 4 ancient / old / palaeo- 古本作毋
188 4 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 事得其序之謂禮
189 4 可謂 kěwèi it could even be said 何如斯可謂之士矣
190 4 words / speech / expression / phrase / dialog 郢辭
191 4 兄弟 xiōngdì brothers 兄弟也
192 4 yuǎn far / distant 謂遠於事情
193 4 láo to toil 勞之
194 4 zhuān to monopolize / to take sole possession 不能專對
195 4 不以 bùyǐ not because of 不以欲速盡美累其心
196 4 dialect / language / speech 葉公語孔子曰
197 4 promptly / right away / immediately 即其效也
198 4 有成 yǒuchéng to succeed / successful 三年有成
199 4 jiāo haughty 則累物而驕吝之心生
200 4 gōng Gong 仲弓為季氏宰
201 4 chēng to call / to address 而夫子稱之
202 4 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 吾不如老農
203 3 而言 éryán with regard to (preceding phrase) 正名雖為衛君而言
204 3 what? / where? / why? 子將奚先
205 3 qǐng to ask / to inquire 請于方伯
206 3 四方 sì fāng all sides 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
207 3 private 季氏之私朝也
208 3 不同 bùtóng different / distinct / not the same 遲速不同
209 3 jìng to respect /to honor 執事敬
210 3 xíng punishment / penalty 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
211 3 之間 zhījiān between / among 只在公私之間爾
212 3 善人 shànrén a wholesome person / a good person 善人為邦百年
213 3 shì a generation 世之誦詩者
214 3 及其 jíqí as well as 及其既出
215 3 juàn be tired of, weary 無倦
216 3 shí food / food and drink 徒知食焉不避其難之為義
217 3 róng to hold / to contain 恭主容
218 3 之後 zhīhòu after / following / later 周公之後
219 3 教民 jiāomín adherent to a religion / convert 善人教民七年
220 3 this 天生斯民
221 3 sòng to recite / to read aloud / to recite from memory 誦詩三百
222 3 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 先有司
223 3 dāng to be / to act as / to serve as 皆當以此為先
224 3 yǐn to govern 尹氏曰
225 3 fàn a pattern / model / rule / law 范氏曰
226 3 yún cloud 亦云庶且富矣
227 3 cán to destroy / to spoil / to ruin / to injure 亦可以勝殘去殺矣
228 3 to ward off with hand / to defend 以拒蒯聵
229 3 有為 yǒuwèi saṃskṛta / conditioned 勇者喜於有為而不能持久
230 3 無常 wúcháng irregular 而猶不可以無常
231 3 wài outside 則不以外物為心
232 3 seven 善人教民七年
233 3 qíng feeling / emotion / mood 則民莫敢不用情
234 3 jiā to add 又何加焉
235 3 xià summer 子夏為莒父宰
236 3 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 然而未知所以教也
237 3 shè to forgive / to pardon 赦小過
238 3 thing / matter 物得其和之謂樂
239 3 zhòng many / numerous 眾職也
240 3 kǎo to examine / to test 而後考其成功
241 3 to press down 抑季氏
242 3 問曰 wèn yuē to ask 子貢問曰
243 3 tóng like / same / similar 蓋有不與同列議於公朝
244 3 天理 tiānlǐ tianli / the Principle of Heaven 天理得
245 3 對曰 duì yuē to reply 對曰
246 3 xiè to thank 謝氏曰
247 3 nóng agriculture / farming 吾不如老農
248 3 鄉人 xiāngrén villager / fellow villager 鄉人皆好之
249 3 lái to come 遠者來
250 3 one 一事苟
251 3 刑罰 xíngfá punishment 則刑罰不中
252 3 cái material / stuff 而其材足以有為者也
253 3 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 孟子所謂小人之事者也
254 3 若是 ruòshì if 若是國政
255 3 suàn to count / to calculate / to figure 何足算也
256 3 切切 qiēqiē urgently / eagerly / worried / (urge somebody to) be sure to / it is absolutely essential to (follow the above instruction) 切切
257 3 上好 shànghǎo first-rate / top-notch 上好禮
258 3 jīng brambles / thorns 子謂衛公子荊
259 3 xià next 則下無全人矣
260 3 yǐng Ying 靈公欲立公子郢
261 3 lìng to make / to cause to be / to lead 則不令而行
262 3 dǎng political party 吾黨有直躬者
263 3 有所 yǒusuǒ somewhat / to some extent 大者於事或有所害
264 3 其所 qísuǒ its place / one's appointed place / the place for that 君子於其所不知
265 3 未可 wèikě cannot / not able to 未可以如此而必期其效
266 3 qiǎng a string of copper coins 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
267 3 to give 予無樂乎為君
268 3 huò or / either / else 大者於事或有所害
269 3 shě to give 人其舍諸
270 3 róng arms / armaments / a military affair 亦可以即戎矣
271 3 zhān to divine 不占而已矣
272 3 shī poem / verse 誦詩三百
273 3 qiú to request 求老農老圃而學焉
274 3 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今既不聞
275 3 不善 bù shàn akuśala / akusala / unvirtuous / unwholesome / inauspicious 如不善而莫之違也
276 3 xìn to believe / to trust 上好信
277 3 a device / a tool / a utensil / an implement 器之
278 3 wáng Wang 告諸天王
279 3 大夫 dàifu doctor 衛大夫
280 2 一世 yīshì generation / period of 30 years / one's whole lifetime / lifelong / age / era / times / the whole world / the First (of numbered European kings) 三十年為一世
281 2 天下 tiānxià China 況天下乎
282 2 豈不 qǐbù how can it be that? 豈不可以必期於興邦乎
283 2 to think / consider / to ponder 故思其次也
284 2 未必 wèibì not necessarily / may not 邦未必遽興喪也
285 2 yǎn to cover 志極高而行不掩
286 2 無序 wúxù random / disorderly / irregular 事不成則無序而不和
287 2 tuī to push / to shove 推此義
288 2 夷狄 yídí foreign countries 雖之夷狄
289 2 zhōng loyalty / devotion 行之以忠
290 2 孟子 Mèng Zǐ Mencius / Mengzi 孟子所謂小人之事者也
291 2 tài great / exalted / superior 君子泰而不驕
292 2 chǐ a shame / a sense of shame 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
293 2 to doubt / to disbelieve 責其不能闕疑
294 2 其父 qí fù his father 是時出公不父其父而禰其祖
295 2 苟合 gǒuhé illicit sexual relations 苟合矣
296 2 lèi kind / type / class / category 蓋各以其類而應也
297 2 zuò to do 古本作毋
298 2 dài to treat / to entertain / to receive guests 衛君待子而為政
299 2 èr two 彼二君者其能然乎
300 2 不和 bùhé not to get along well / to be on bad terms / to be at odds / discord 事不成則無序而不和
301 2 wén writing / text 惠至于文
302 2 gōng body 吾黨有直躬者
303 2 a slave / a servant 冉有僕
304 2 jiā to saturate / to drench 謂教化浹也
305 2 míng bright / brilliant 其不可有國也明矣
306 2 不至於 bù zhì yú cannot go so far / be unlikely 則忠言不至於耳
307 2 taro 子夏為莒父宰
308 2 měi beautiful 苟美矣
309 2 residence / dwelling 居丈反
310 2 to assist /to help 音扶
311 2 所知 suǒ zhī known / what one knows 舉爾所知
312 2 huò a misfortune / a calamity / a disaster 則兄弟有賊恩之禍
313 2 不獨 bùdú not only 然後不獨親其親
314 2 chéng to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to succeed / to perfect 名正言順而事成矣
315 2 chéng to bear / to carry / to hold 或承之羞
316 2 在其中 zàiqízhōng therein / wherein 直在其中矣
317 2 上聲 shàngshēng falling and rising tone / third tone 上聲
318 2 literal-minded / pedantic / doctrinaire / longwinded / circuitous 子之迂也
319 2 zhǒng kind / type 種五穀曰稼
320 2 I / me / my 苟有用我者
321 2 xiáng detailed / complete / thorough 夫子告之之詳如此
322 2 day of the month / a certain day 君日驕而臣日諂
323 2 足以 zúyǐ sufficient to / so much so that 何足以知之
324 2 請益 qǐngyì to request greater explanation 請益
325 2 先有 xiānyǒu prior / preexisting 先有司
326 2 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 幾致刑措
327 2 to die 卒死其難
328 2 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 而子路終不喻也
329 2 南人 nánrén Nanren 南人有言曰
330 2 thin / slender 謂細民
331 2 bèi back [of the body] 以約小兒於背者
332 2 zhàn war / fighting / battle 以不教民戰
333 2 nán south 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
334 2 子張 zǐ zhāng Zi Zhang 子張問政
335 2 shēng to ascend / to go up 容十升
336 2 不用 búyòng need not 則民莫敢不用情
337 2 xiào result / effect 即其效也
338 2 焉知 yānzhī how is it known 焉知賢才而舉之
339 2 shāo basket / bucket
340 2 alas / yes
341 2 以此 yǐcǐ hence 故以此告之
342 2 wilderness 野哉由也
343 2 again / more / repeatedly 故復言之
344 2 jiāo to deliver / to turn over / to pay 所交反
345 2 zài in / at 只在公私之間爾
346 2 如是 rúshì thus / so 夫如是
347 2 lèi to be tired 不以欲速盡美累其心
348 2 xiāo a final exclamatory particle 其志嘐嘐然
349 2 木訥 mù nè wooden and slow of speech / slow-speeched / inarticulate / unsophisticated 木訥
350 2 tàn to sigh 故孔子歎之
351 2 朋友 péngyou friend 朋友切切
352 2 bǎi one hundred 則百職廢矣
353 2 家事 jiāshì family matters / domestic affairs / housework 家事
354 2 fán a railing / a fence an enclosed place 樊須也
355 2 alone / independent / single / sole 獨也
356 2 幾乎 jīhū almost / nearly / practically 不幾乎一言而興邦乎
357 2 剛毅 gāngyì resolute / steadfast / stalwart 剛毅
358 2 一心 yīxīn wholeheartedly 則一心可以興邦
359 2 miǎn to encourage 勉其固守而勿失也
360 2 xiū to be ashamed 或承之羞
361 2 shī the practice of selfless giving / dāna 則施之政事皆失其道
362 2 定公 dìnggōng Dinggong / Lord Ding 定公問
363 2 that / those 然事必先之於彼
364 2 leaf / foliage / petal 葉公問政
365 2 lüè plan / strategy 語意與魏徵獻陵之對略相似
366 2 bìng and / furthermore / also 音義並見第七篇
367 2 to abandon / to relinquish / to discard / to throw away 是謂棄之
368 2 不及 bùjí not as good as / inferior to 須之學疑不及此
369 2 to die 公卒
370 2 mìng life 命公子郢而立之
371 2 三代 Sān Dài three dynasties 然自三代之後
372 2 liàng a quantity / an amount 言其識量之淺狹也
373 2 shí knowledge / understanding 然此非識微之君子
374 2 政事 zhèngshì politics / government affairs 則施之政事皆失其道
375 2 仁者 rénzhe compassionate one / benevolent one / a compassionate person 樊遲問仁者三
376 2 三十 sān shí thirty 凡三十章
377 2 bèi to prepare / get ready 備也
378 2 wéi only / solely / alone 惟樂此耳
379 2 reason / logic / truth 順理為直
380 2 當時 dāngshí then / at that time 孔子歎當時莫能用己也
381 2 相似 xiāngsì similar 政亦相似
382 2 qián to act with reverence 於虔反
383 2 有司 yǒusī government official / government office 有司
384 2 凡民 fánmín common people 凡民之行
385 2 學者 xuézhě scholar 然則其所學者
386 2 zhǔ owner 恭主容
387 2 an analogy / a simile / a metaphor / an allegory 而子路終不喻也
388 2 本末 běnmò the trunk of and its branches 必將具其事之本末
389 2 斗筲之人 dòu shāo zhī rén a small-minded person / a bean-counter 斗筲之人
390 2 不復 bùfù to not go back 故不復
391 2 apprentice / disciple 徒知食焉不避其難之為義
392 2 其事 qí shì that thing / this thing 必將具其事之本末
393 2 shàng top / a high position 天子公卿躬行於上
394 2 名實 míngshí name and reality / whether reality lives up to its reputation 名實紊矣
395 2 to send / to transmit / to mail 而寄以三事
396 2 gào to tell / to say / said / told 未嘗復有所告
397 2 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 子將奚先
398 2 xiāng village / township 鄉黨稱弟焉
399 2 mother 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
400 2 然則 ránzé then / in that case 然則其所學者
401 2 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 夫子告之之詳如此
402 2 小過 xiǎoguò little mistake / minor offense / slightly too much 赦小過
403 2 jiù right away 則所就者小
404 2 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 其所以正名分
405 2 不可棄 bùkěqì Āvantaka 不可棄也
406 2 bié do not / must not 以別易文也
407 2 měi each / every 子貢之問每下
408 2 dòu to struggle / to fight
409 2 Germany 有德者
410 2 to bear / to carry 則四方之民襁負其子而至矣
411 2 hàn Han Chinese 漢之文明
412 2 gōng merit 治功成也
413 2 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 乃立蒯聵之子輒
414 2 què a watchtower / a guard tower 蓋闕如也
415 2 xiāng each other / one another / mutually 名實相須
416 2 a shepherd 立之司牧
417 2 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 仲弓慮無以盡知一時之賢才
418 2 wán to complete / to finish / to settle 苟完矣
419 2 shí real / true 則無以考實而事不成
420 2 jìn to enter 而激厲裁抑之以進於道
421 2 younger brother 鄉黨稱弟焉
422 2 to take / to get / to fetch 故聖人猶有取焉
423 2 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 此本立而材不足者
424 1 to be slow of speech 訥者
425 1 preface / introduction 事得其序之謂禮
426 1 jǐn only / merely 僅辭
427 1 hài to injure / to harm to 大者於事或有所害
428 1 唐太宗 Táng Tàizōng Emperor Taizong of Tang 唐太宗大召名儒
429 1 務農 wùnóng farming / to work the land 務農講武之法
430 1 章句 zhāng jù words / sentences and phrases 章句之末耳
431 1 粗略 cūlüè rough / cursory 聊且粗略之意
432 1 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to 宗戚子弟莫不受學
433 1 shí ten 容十升
434 1 如何 rúhé how / what way / what 皆當思其作為如何乃有益
435 1 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 此其本末皆無足觀
436 1 huì favor / benefit / blessing / kindness 惠至于文
437 1 inside / interior 故制田里
438 1 qián front 使知前所言者意有在也
439 1 dào to arrive 懇到也
440 1 不止 bùzhǐ to be incessant / to be without end / to be more than / not to be limited to 其化亦不止此
441 1 皎皎 jiǎojiǎo clear and bright 蓋欲為皎皎之行
442 1 至於 zhìyú as for / as to say / speaking of 周自文武至於成王
443 1 a whetstone 而激厲裁抑之以進於道
444 1 安得 ānde how can it be? 安得而和
445 1 jiǔ old 言相繼而久也
446 1 yīn because 猶可因其志節
447 1 ài to love 愛親之心勝
448 1 to calculate / to compute / to count 何暇計哉
449 1 chí to go quickly or swiftly 木訥則不至於外馳
450 1 人心 rénxīn popular feeling 則刑不濫而人心悅矣
451 1 strand / thread 織縷為之
452 1 得中 dezhōng to succeed in an imperial examination / successful / to hit the target / to win (the lottery) / suitable / proper 蓋聖人本欲得中道之人而教之
453 1 shùn to obey 順理為直
454 1 lún to sink 淪於骨髓
455 1 失誤 shīwù lapse / mistake / fault 失誤也
456 1 成功 chénggōng success 而後考其成功
457 1 用情 yòngqíng to use affection 敬服用情
458 1 得罪 dézuì to offend 得罪於父
459 1 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 不得中行而與之
460 1 躬行 gōngxíng to personally undertake or manage 天子公卿躬行於上
461 1 亦作 yì zuò also written as 亦作筭
462 1 cháo tide 音潮
463 1 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 知未及而守有餘
464 1 qiē to cut / to mince / to slice / to carve 故各以切己之事告之
465 1 積久 jījiǔ accumulated over a long time 此非積久
466 1 a time 抑亦可以為次矣
467 1 shǔ to count 數也
468 1 xiū to decorate / to embellish 則有司皆得其人而政益修矣
469 1 táo to escape / to run away / to flee 舜竊負而逃
470 1 relative 宗戚子弟莫不受學
471 1 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 天子公卿躬行於上
472 1 之至 zhīzhì extremely 天理人情之至也
473 1 海濱 hǎibīn shore / seaside 遵海濱而處
474 1 wàng absurd / fantastic / presumptuous 而率爾妄對也
475 1 affairs / business / matter / activity 務為全美
476 1 liǎn to collect 薄賦斂以富之
477 1 終於 zhōngyú at last / in the end / finally / eventually 非與其終於此而已也
478 1 復有 fùyǒu moreover / once again 未嘗復有所告
479 1 paternal aunt / father's sister 姑使之深思也
480 1 禽獸 qín shòu birds and animals / a creature / a beast 則近於禽獸
481 1 shì to match 子適衛
482 1 教化 jiāohuà transformative teaching / to enlighten 謂教化浹也
483 1 太宗 Tàizōng Emperor Taizong of Song 唐之太宗
484 1 居室 jūshì a room / an apartment 善居室
485 1 常久 chángjiǔ long lasting / enduring 常久也
486 1 風俗 fēngsú social custom 可以驗風俗之盛衰
487 1 殘暴 cánbào brutal / cruel 化殘暴之人
488 1 shǐ beginning / start 始有
489 1 忠言 zhōngyán loyal advice / sincere advice 則忠言不至於耳
490 1 長於 zhǎngyú to be adept in / to excel at 長於風諭
491 1 執事 zhíshì to serve as / to hold a post 執事敬
492 1 以此為 yǐcǐwèi to regard as / to treat as 皆當以此為先
493 1 chǔ state of Chu 孔子自楚反乎衛
494 1 hair 此蓋為衛靈公不能用而發
495 1 cuò to put in order / to arrange 幾致刑措
496 1 淫亂 yínluàn to be promiscuous 衛世子蒯聵恥其母南子之淫亂
497 1 bīng soldier / troops 兵也
498 1 與其 yǔqí it's better ... than ... 非與其終於此而已也
499 1 未嘗 wèi cháng not yet once / not yet 未嘗復有所告
500 1 退 tuì to retreat / to move back 冉子退朝

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
北京 Běijīng Beijing
不可弃部 不可棄部 bùkěqìbù Āvantaka
成王 Chéng Wáng King Cheng of Zhou
定公 dìnggōng Dinggong / Lord Ding
樊迟 樊遲 fán chí Fan Chi / Fan Xu
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
hàn
  1. Han Chinese
  2. Han Dynasty
  3. Milky Way
  4. Later Han Dynasty
  5. a man / a chap
  6. Chinese language
  7. Han River
何晏 héyàn He Yan
孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius
  1. Shandong
  2. Lu
  3. foolish / stupid / rash / vulgar
  4. the State of Lu
鲁哀公 魯哀公 lǔ āigōng Lu Aigong / Lord Ai
luò
  1. Luo
  2. Luo River
孟子 Mèng Zǐ
  1. Mencius / Mengzi
  2. Mencius / Mengzi
明帝 Míngdì
  1. Emperor Ming of Han
  2. Emperor Ming of Southern Qi
  3. Emperor Ming of Liu Song
南人 nánrén Nanren
尚义 尚義 shàngyì Shangyi
史记 史記 Shǐjì Records of the Historian
Shùn Emperor Shun
四书章句集注 四書章句集注 Sìshū Zhāng Jù Jízhù Sishu Jizhu / Collected Annotations on the Four Books
太宗 Tàizōng
  1. Emperor Taizong of Song
  2. Tai Zong
唐太宗 Táng Tàizōng Emperor Taizong of Tang
卫灵公 衛靈公 wèi línggōng Duke Ling of Wei
魏征 魏徵 Wèi Zhēng Wei Zheng
  1. Wu
  2. Jiangsu
  3. Wu
  4. Wu dialect
  5. Eastern Wu
  6. to speak loudly
  1. what? / where? / why?
  2. a slave / a servant
  3. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  4. Kumo Xi / Xi / Tatabi
  5. Xi
西京 Xī Jīng Xi Jing
yǐng Ying
中行 zhōng háng Bank of China
中华书局 中華書局 Zhōnghuá shūjú Zhonghua Book Company
周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou
周一 週一 Zhōuyī Monday
子贡 子貢 Zǐ Gòng Zi Gong
子张 子張 zǐ zhāng Zi Zhang
子路 zǐlù Zi Lu

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English