Glossary and Vocabulary for Xunzi 《荀子》, 非相篇第五 Chapter 5: Do not Judge by Appearances

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 59 yán to speak / to say / said 再三言者
2 53 rén person / people / a human being 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
3 45 wèi to call 君子之謂吉
4 32 yuē to speak / to say 昔者衞靈公有臣曰公孫呂
5 24 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 無害爲君子也
6 21 child / son 古者有姑布子卿
7 21 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks
8 20 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 雖辯
9 19 tóng like / same / similar 揳與絜同
10 17 zhī to know 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
11 15 dào way / road / path 學者不道也
12 15 capacity / degree / a standard / a measure
13 13 big / great / huge / large / major 小大
14 13 jiǔ old 文久而滅
15 13 jiàn to see 匠石見櫟社樹
16 13 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 戶結反
17 12 wáng Wang 楚僭稱王
18 12 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 則形相雖惡而心術善
19 12 néng can / able 狌狌獸似人而能言
20 11 shàng top / a high position 兩輢上出式者
21 11 sān three 面長三尺
22 11 guì expensive / costly / valuable 賤而不肯事貴
23 11 desire 弃其親家而欲奔之者
24 11 hǎo good 但以好醜相欺傲也
25 11 chuán to transmit 儒林傳
26 11 è evil / vice 則形相雖惡而心術善
27 10 shì a gentleman / a knight 說趙劒士蓬頭突鬢
28 10 yǎn to lie / to lay down 且徐偃王之狀
29 10 zhèng upright / straight 術正而心順之
30 10 chǔ state of Chu 楚之孫叔敖
31 9 a man / a male adult 婦人莫不願得以爲夫
32 9 xiáng detailed / complete / thorough 今書傳亦難盡詳究所出也
33 9 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 分莫大於禮
34 9 biàn to distinguish / to recognize 辨美惡
35 9 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今之世
36 9 zhuàng form / appearance / shape 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
37 9 wén writing / text 文久而滅
38 9 xíng to walk / to move 行若將不勝其衣
39 8 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 辨莫大於分
40 8 yún cloud 杜元凱云
41 8 chēng to call / to address 世俗稱之
42 8 to lift / to hold up / to raise 梁有唐舉
43 8 shù method / tactics 論心不如擇術
44 8 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之人無有也
45 8 yīn sound / noise 馯音寒
46 8 天下 tiānxià China 而名動天下
47 8 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 倛音欺
48 8 method / way 吾孰法焉
49 8 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 今世俗之亂君
50 8 shì a generation 妄誕者以此惑世
51 8 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 其狀偃仰而不能俯
52 7 gāo high / tall 葉公子高
53 7 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 欲觀聖王之跡
54 7 rén a kernel / a pit 然而仁人不能推
55 7 Emperor Yu 禹跳
56 7 idea 唯在志意修飭耳
57 7 luàn chaotic / disorderly 然白公之亂也
58 7 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 故相形不如論心
59 7 lùn to comment / to discuss 故相形不如論心
60 7 gōng public/ common / state-owned 葉公
61 7 duān to carry 端誠以處之
62 7 can / may / permissible 謂短髮可凌突人者
63 7 easy / simple
64 7 lèi kind / type / class / category 比類文學邪
65 7 聖王 shèng wáng a sage-king 禮莫大於聖王
66 7 shì matter / thing / item 作事成法
67 7 zhì sign / mark / flag 亦將志乎爾
68 6 míng bright / brilliant 是謂重明
69 6 zhòng heavy 名重天下
70 6 bái white 白公亦是也
71 6 an item 鼻目耳具
72 6 different / other 所以爲異
73 6 zhòng many / all 聞見之不衆
74 6 ěr ear 鼻目耳具
75 6 zhèng government 其政舉
76 6 to read 讀爲向
77 6 tīng to listen 君子不聽
78 6 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 聖人何以不可欺
79 6 yòng to use / to apply 用此居處斂其驕慢之過也
80 6 shī poem / verse
81 6 \N 面如蒙倛
82 6 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 小大
83 6 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 故致禍耳
84 6 měi beautiful 美惡形相
85 6 yuǎn far / distant 不勞甲兵遠征伐也
86 5 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 是非容貌之患也
87 5 leaf / foliage / petal 葉公子高
88 5 clothes / clothing 行若將不勝其衣
89 5 gài to cover / to hide / to protect 葢帝堯長
90 5 róng to hold / to contain / to allow / to permit 故君子賢而能容罷
91 5 letter / symbol / character
92 5 jié festival / a special day 節族久而絶
93 5 miàn side / surface 面長三尺
94 5 使 shǐ to make / to cause 周穆王使楚誅之
95 5 shí time / a period of time 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
96 5 xíng appearance 形法家有
97 5 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 議論之卑爾
98 5 a period of time / phase / stage 期思之鄙人也
99 5 Shùn Emperor Shun 帝舜短
100 5 shēn human body / torso 身如斷菑
101 5 thing / matter 音不能俯視細物
102 5 móu to plan / to scheme 謀救是也
103 5 古今 gǔ jīn then and now / ancient and modern 古今異情
104 5 an oar
105 5 máo hair / fur / feathers 毛廧
106 5 lüè plan / strategy 傳者久則論略
107 5 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 審其所貴君子焉
108 5 qíng feeling / emotion 不近人情
109 5 dǎng political party 黨學者
110 5 Xu 且徐偃王之狀
111 5 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 今書傳亦難盡詳究所出也
112 5 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 人有三必窮
113 5 duǎn short 帝舜短
114 5 形相 xíngxiāng appearance / features 則形相雖惡而心術善
115 5 xīn heart 故相形不如論心
116 5 hòu after / later 後王是也
117 4 不知 bùzhī do not know 言不知己之不及也
118 4 荀卿 Xún Qīng Xun Qing 故荀卿作此篇非之
119 4 shēng sheng 今夫狌狌形笑
120 4 zuò to do 故荀卿作此篇非之
121 4 zhōng middle 然而中君羞以爲臣
122 4 jié a marking line 揳與絜同
123 4 本分 běnfēn one's identity or position 見端不如見本分
124 4 reason / logic / truth 以道觀盡物之理
125 4 sufficient / enough 非特以二足而無毛也
126 4 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 俄則束乎有司而戮乎大市
127 4 tool / device / utensil / equipment / instrument 鼻目耳具
128 4 hàn \N 馯臂字子弓
129 4 好言 hǎo yán kind words 凡人莫不好言其所善
130 4 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 苦傷其今而後悔其始
131 4 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 爲下則必滅
132 4 chén minister / statesman / official 昔者衞靈公有臣曰公孫呂
133 4 辯說 biànshuō to debate / to argue 謂辯說小事則不如見端首
134 4 piān chapter / section / essay / article 故荀卿作此篇非之
135 4 之中 zhīzhōng inside 在十亂之中
136 4 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 葉公子高
137 4 jìn nearby 近時之王也
138 4 èr two 謂有二瞳之相參也
139 4 shǒu head 其首蒙茸然
140 4 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 無害爲小人也
141 4 to drag 接人則用抴
142 4 yòng wages / pay / salary 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
143 4 學者 xuézhě scholar 學者不道也
144 4 to shout 其辯不若其吶也
145 4 chǐ to strip / to deprive of / to discharge / to dismiss / to undress 守法數之有司極禮而褫
146 4 xiū to be ashamed 然而中君羞以爲臣
147 4 xiàn county 今弋陽期思縣
148 4 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方相也
149 4 an analogy / a simile / a metaphor / an allegory 喻欲爲善則惡自清矣
150 4 yáo Yao 葢帝堯長
151 4 長短 chángduǎn length / duration 故長短
152 4 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 居錯遷徙
153 4 biāo plenty 雨雪瀌瀌
154 4 to smear / to defile / to make dirty 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
155 4 chéng honesty / sincerity 則必非誠士也
156 4 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 不如隨時興治
157 4 jiù to save / to rescue 以救當世之急
158 4 to arise / to get up 比肩竝起
159 4 後世 hòushì later generations / posterity 仁義功名善於後世
160 4 wèn to ask 問將論志意文學邪
161 4 nán difficult / arduous / hard 今書傳亦難盡詳究所出也
162 4 qiān one thousand 欲觀千歲則數今日
163 4 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 制禮者
164 4 gōng Gong 子弓短
165 4 hài to injure / to harm to 無害爲君子也
166 4 近世 jìnshì early modern period 言近世明王之法
167 3 言談 yántán discourse / words / utterance / what one says / manner of speech 言談說委曲皆得其意之所謂
168 3 聞見 wén jiàn to smell 聞見之不衆
169 3 尸子 Shī Zǐ Shi Zi 尸子
170 3 吉凶 jíxiōng good and bad luck 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
171 3 biàn to change / to alter 盜賊得變
172 3 不肯 bùkěn not willing 幼而不肯事長
173 3 yíng to have the surname / to profit / to win / to have a surplus 緩急嬴絀
174 3 Jié Emperor Jie 古者桀
175 3 禽獸 qín shòu birds and animals / a creature / a beast 問何以謂之人而貴於禽獸也
176 3 liǎng two 兩輢上出式者
177 3 a scholar 儒效篇
178 3 jiāo pretty 天下之至姣也
179 3 shǔ to belong to / be subordinate to 鄧析之屬
180 3 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 形不勝心
181 3 shùn to obey 術正而心順之
182 3 tóng pupil of the eye 謂有二瞳之相參也
183 3 fán ordinary / common 凡言不合先王
184 3 shí food / food and drink 飢而欲食
185 3 woman 奇衣婦飾
186 3 xiāng village / township 鄉則不若
187 3 qīng green 青緑色
188 3 a special pattern of embroidery 美於黼黻
189 3 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 不必上智
190 3 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 步不相過
191 3 xián virtuous / worthy 言天下皆知其賢
192 3 miào Miao 遠舉則病繆
193 3 residence / dwelling 式居屢驕
194 3 láo to toil 不勞甲兵遠征伐也
195 3 tán to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss 謂能談說也
196 3 zuǒ left 突禿長左
197 3 接人 jiē rén to meet a person 接人則用抴
198 3 minced meat 食其胾
199 3 a footprint 欲觀聖王之跡
200 3 popular / common 今世俗之亂君
201 3 a low wall 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
202 3 xiào to smile / to laugh 今夫狌狌形笑
203 3 paternal aunt / father's sister 古者有姑布子卿
204 3 shì to decorate / to ornament / to adorn 奇衣婦飾
205 3 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 凡言不合先王
206 3 to think over / to consider 言智慮德行至淺薄
207 3 容貌 róngmào countenance / personage 是非容貌之患也
208 3 jiàn mean / low / base 賤而不肯事貴
209 3 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 偏枯之病
210 3 mēng to deceive / to cheat / to hoodwink / to knock unconscious 面如蒙倛
211 3 xuān xuan / a pavilion with a view / a balcony 軒較之下
212 3 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 愚而無說
213 3 a step 步不相過
214 3 故人 gùrén an old friend 故人之所以爲人者
215 3 無有 wú yǒu there is not 古之人無有也
216 3 zài in / at 唯在志意修飭耳
217 3 之下 zhīxià below / under 軒較之下
218 3 五帝 Wǔ Dì Five Emperors 五帝之外無傳人
219 3 yǎng to look up 其狀偃仰而不能俯
220 3 輕重 qīng zhòng weight 不權輕重
221 3 平王 Píng Wáng King Ping of Zhou 平王之孫
222 3 足以 zúyǐ sufficient to / so much so that 故足以爲天下法則矣
223 3 arm 馯臂字子弓
224 3 thin / slender 細也
225 3 to think / consider / to ponder 期思之鄙人也
226 3 shī to lose 成文理而不失其類
227 3 xiān first 不先慮
228 3 xuān ingenious / frivolous 鄉曲之儇子
229 3 cān to take part in / to participate 舜參牟子
230 3 xiāng fragrant 欣驩芬薌以送之
231 3 wide / broad 博而能容淺
232 3 to stand 木立死日椔
233 3 horse 目可瞻馬
234 3 embroidered official or sacrificial robe 美於黼黻
235 3 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 誅白公
236 3 rotten 腐儒之謂也
237 3 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 仲尼長
238 3 bèi to be contradictory to / to go counter 類不悖
239 3 tāng soup 湯偏
240 3 xié demonic / iniquitous / nefarious / evil 比類文學邪
241 3 huò to confuse / to mislead / to baffle 妄誕者以此惑世
242 3 wén to hear 更無所聞
243 3 shǔ to count 人有此三數行者
244 3 guǎng wide / large / vast 焉廣三寸
245 3 bǎi one hundred 絜之百圍
246 3 mào countenance / appearance 美好貌
247 3 to die 司馬子期皆死焉
248 3 color 色如削瓜
249 3 day of the month / a certain day 木立死日椔
250 3 gōng merit 以說度功
251 2 不惑 bùhuò without doubt 觀乎雜物而不惑
252 2 càn radiant / bright 則於其粲然者矣
253 2 increase / benefit 問從者形相與志意孰爲益乎
254 2 to bow down / to face down / to look down 其狀偃仰而不能俯
255 2 cuì pure / unadulterated 粹而能容雜
256 2 to make an analogy / to use as a simile / to give an example / for example / 譬之是猶舍己之君而事人之君也
257 2 liáng a bridge 梁有唐舉
258 2 to humiliate / to treat with contempt 爲天下大僇
259 2 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi 莊子
260 2 文學 wénxué literature 比類文學邪
261 2 xīng to flourish / to be popular 不如隨時興治
262 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to
263 2 女子 nǚzi a female 血氣態度擬於女子
264 2 to inspect / to check 後世言惡則必稽焉
265 2 shéng rope / string / cord 故君子之度己則以繩
266 2 wood / lumber 木立死日椔
267 2 zhé to fold 然而不折傷
268 2 ài to love 爲上則不能愛下
269 2 channel / canal / drain / ditch 府然若渠匽檃栝之於己也
270 2 牛馬 niú mǎ oxen and horses / beasts of burden 謂若牛馬也
271 2 special / unique / distinguished 非特以二足而無毛也
272 2 西 The West 令尹子西
273 2 xián liesure 閒也
274 2 liǎn to collect 斂也
275 2 guā melon / gourd / squash 色如削瓜
276 2 淺薄 qiǎnbáo superficial 知行淺薄
277 2 zhào Zhao 相趙襄子者
278 2 zhí straight 直將差長短
279 2 tune / song 曲輈也
280 2 shuǐ water 豬水處謂之汙
281 2 jié hero 天下之傑也
282 2 four 四目爲方相
283 2 測度 cèdù to measure 言其愚陋而不能辨說測度
284 2 rustic / low / base / mean 鄙夫反是
285 2 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 貴之神之
286 2 牽引 qiānyǐn to pull / to draw 牽引也
287 2 鄙人 bǐrén your humble servant / I 期思之鄙人也
288 2 shǎo few 少昊
289 2 withered / dried up 偏枯之病
290 2 to associate with / be near 比類文學邪
291 2 婦人 fùrén married woman / wife 謂如婦人之飾
292 2 zhù to inject / to pour into 鄭注
293 2 周道 zhōudào main street in the Zhou dynasty 欲知上世則審周道
294 2 聖賢 shèngxián a sage / wise and holy man / virtuous ruler / Buddhist lama 惟聖賢乃能以略知詳
295 2 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 上不足以順明王
296 2 hóng a gate / a barrier 閎夭之狀
297 2 道觀 dàoguān Daoist temple 以道觀盡
298 2 mán to deceive / to insult 偝則謾之
299 2 to stop / to cease / to suspend 故君子賢而能容罷
300 2 yǐn to lead / to guide
301 2 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 天子之功
302 2 xiá narrow / limited 言其狹而長甚也
303 2 未可 wèikě cannot / not able to 未可直至也
304 2 ào proud / haughty / overbearing 而相欺傲邪
305 2 to kill / to massacre 僇與戮同
306 2 shì to look at / to see 視也
307 2 rain 雨雪瀌瀌
308 2 yàn a feast / a banquet 宴然聿消
309 2 心術 xīnshù designs / schemes / intentions / scheming / calculating (of a person) 則形相雖惡而心術善
310 2 是非 shìfēi right and wrong 是非容貌之患也
311 2 wàng absurd / fantastic / presumptuous 妄誕者以此惑世
312 2 suí to follow 讀爲隨
313 2 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 湯有傳政而不若周之察也
314 2 a human or animal body 體之輕重也
315 2 hán cold / wintry / chilly 馯音寒
316 2 漢書 Hàn Shū Book of Han / History of the Former Han Dynasty / Han Shu 漢書
317 2 chì red / scarlet 青與赤謂之文
318 2 奇偉 qí wěi singular and majestic / strange and grand 足以爲奇偉偃卻之屬
319 2 mistaken 恐文句誤脫也
320 2 nose 鼻目耳具
321 2 a low-built house 埤與庳同
322 2 顏色 yánsè color 相人之形狀顏色而知其吉凶妖祥
323 2 遷徙 qiānxǐ to migrate / to move 與時遷徙
324 2 huì intelligent / clever 慧也
325 2 shēng to be born / to give birth 是人之所生而有也
326 2 shuì taxes / duties 說音稅
327 2 妄人 wàngrén presumptuous and ignorant person 夫妄人曰
328 2 jiǎn lame / cripple / unfortunate / slow / difficult 卽偃蹇也
329 2 huǐ to regret 苦傷其今而後悔其始
330 2 thin / emaciated 微小短瘠
331 2 人情 rénqíng human feelings 以今之人情度古之人情
332 2 guāi obedient / well-behaved 言種類不乖悖
333 2 jīn to pity / feel sorry for 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
334 2 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 聖人何以不可欺
335 2 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 文王長
336 2 yàn to dislike / to detest 故君子之於言無厭
337 2 傳聞 chuánwén rumor 當時傳聞
338 2 上下 shàngxià up and down / top and bottom 有上下親疏之分也
339 2 yáo handsome / elegant 莫不美麗姚冶
340 2 skin 面無見膚
341 2 口舌 kǒu shé dispute or misunderstanding caused by gossip / to talk somebody round 然而口舌之均
342 2 suì an underground passage 莫肯下隧
343 2 不祥 bùxiáng unwholesome 人有三不祥
344 2 xuě snow 雨雪瀌瀌
345 2 盜賊 dàozéi thiefs / robbers 然後盜賊次之
346 2 zhèng Zheng 鄭注
347 2 piān to be one-sided / leaning / to slant 湯偏
348 2 lóu to wear 讀爲婁
349 2 qīng clear / pure / clean 見晛曰清
350 2 \N 木立死日椔
351 2 雜物 záwù junk / items of no value / various bits and bobs 觀乎雜物而不惑
352 2 bìn temples / hair on the temples 說趙劒士蓬頭突鬢
353 2 interest 勞而欲息
354 2 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 狹長如此
355 2 bone 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
356 2 jīn sinew / ligament 徐偃王有筋而無骨
357 2 明王 Míng Wáng Vidyaraja / Wisdom King 言近世明王之法
358 2 to draft 血氣態度擬於女子
359 2 議論 yìlùn to comment / to talk about / to discuss 議論之卑爾
360 2 to smelt / to fuse metal 莫不美麗姚冶
361 2 得以 déyǐ to be able to 婦人莫不願得以爲夫
362 2 shì style 兩輢上出式者
363 2 明白 míngbai to understand / to realize 不能推讓明白之
364 2 wēi small / tiny
365 2 厭倦 yànjuàn to be weary of / to be fed up with / tedious 無厭倦也
366 2 說文 Shuō Wén Shuo Wen Jie Zi 說文
367 2 shě to give 舍後王而道上古
368 2 父子 fù zǐ father and son 夫禽獸有父子而無父子之親
369 2 shēn deep 深非之也
370 2 zhān to look at 目可瞻馬
371 2 tuī to push / to shove 然而仁人不能推
372 2 màn slow 用此居處斂其驕慢之過也
373 2 隨時 suíshí at any time 不如隨時興治
374 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 涂之百姓
375 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 婦人莫不願得以爲夫
376 2 supreme ruler / emperor 葢帝堯長
377 2 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 曲得所謂焉
378 2 大小 dàxiǎo dimension / magnitude / size / measurement 謂約計其大小也
379 2 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 古者有姑布子卿
380 2 gas / vapour / fumes 日氣也
381 2 zhèng proof 紂爲證也
382 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 樂言之
383 2 one 以一知萬
384 2 zhí a plant / trees 身如植鰭
385 2 眸子 móuzǐ pupil of the eye 參眸子
386 2 制度 zhìdù (political or administrative) system or institution 制度也
387 2 qīng minister / high officer 古者有姑布子卿
388 2 shí real / true 文而致實
389 2 jié to bond / to tie / to bind 亦平王子公子結
390 2 周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou 周公短
391 2 xiāo to scrape off / to pare 色如削瓜
392 2 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 而以楚霸
393 2 tuō to take off 恐文句誤脫也
394 2 qīn relatives 夫禽獸有父子而無父子之親
395 2 Táng Tang Dynasty 梁有唐舉
396 2 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 國名
397 2 hēi black 白與黑謂之黼
398 2 曲直 qǔzhí crooked and straight 曲直有以相縣矣
399 2 an elk 面無須麋
400 2 a field recently opened for cultivation 身如斷菑
401 2 fēn perfume / fragrance 欣驩芬薌以送之
402 2 zhòu Emperor Zhou 紂長巨姣美
403 2 kuò to enclose / to include 括囊
404 2 yāo goblin / witch / devil / monster / demon 相人之形狀顏色而知其吉凶妖祥
405 2 a family clan 節族久而絶
406 2 jiāo haughty 式居屢驕
407 2 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 豬水處謂之汙
408 2 之外 zhīwài outside / excluding 之外
409 2 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 行安之
410 2 a government official / a magistrate 側吏反
411 2 strange / unusual / uncanny 奇衣婦飾
412 2 傳人 chuánrén to teach / to impart 五帝之外無傳人
413 2 jiàn to usurp 楚僭稱王
414 2 zhān \N 噡唯則節
415 2 成文 chéngwén written / statutory 成文而類
416 2 禮義 lǐ yì proper etiquette and right action 不順禮義
417 2 yǎn to hide / to secrete / to repress 府然若渠匽檃栝之於己也
418 2 形狀 xíngzhuàng form / shape 相人之形狀顏色而知其吉凶妖祥
419 2 文章 wénzhāng an article / an essay 文章
420 2 侍郎 shìláng an assistant minister 韓侍郎云
421 2 jìn strong / unyielding 筋力越勁
422 2 kěn to agree / to consent / to be willing 莫肯下隧
423 2 shǐ beginning / start 苦傷其今而後悔其始
424 2 chù to sew / to stitch 緩急嬴絀
425 2 凡人 fánrén an ordinary person / a mortal 凡人莫不好言其所善
426 2 yāo to die prematurely 閎夭之狀
427 2 xiāo to vanish / to die out / to eliminate 宴然聿消
428 2 jiān traitor / crafty and evil person / villain 謂之姦言
429 2 kǎo to examine / to test 考也
430 2 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 故隨時設教
431 2 quán authority / power 不權輕重
432 2 an oar / a paddle 楫也
433 2 zǎo early 不早謀
434 2 邪曲 xiéqǔ not upright / dishonest 故鄉乎邪曲而不迷
435 2 不好 bù hǎo not good 然而不好言
436 2 Hán Korea / South Korea 韓侍郎云
437 2 貴賤 guì jiàn the noble and the lowly 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
438 2 an official institution / a state bureau 府然若渠匽檃栝之於己也
439 2 to bewitch / to charm / to infatuate 故鄉乎邪曲而不迷
440 2 huò a misfortune / a calamity / a disaster 故致禍耳
441 2 shū different / special / unusual 古今不殊
442 2 種類 zhǒnglèi kind / genus / type / category / variety / species / sort / class 種類
443 2 bitterness / bitter flavor 苦傷其今而後悔其始
444 2 duō over / indicates a number greater than the number preceding it 言多鬢髯蔽其膚也
445 2 大夫 dàifu doctor 楚大夫沈尹戌之子
446 2 skin / hide / fur / feather 衣之以皮倛
447 2 xiàn sunlight 見晛曰清
448 2 xiē \N 不揳大
449 1 大事 dàshì a major event 因衆以成天下之大事矣
450 1 zhà to cheat / to swindle 用其身則多詐而無功
451 1 過人 guòrén to surpass others / outstanding / (basketball, soccer etc) to get past an opponent 過人也
452 1 rán beard / whiskers 言多鬢髯蔽其膚也
453 1 二十四 èrshísì 24 / twenty-four 二十四卷
454 1 hair 謂短髮可凌突人者
455 1 god of cereals 稷之術
456 1 舟船 zhōuchuán boat 言如以楫櫂進舟船也
457 1 zhòng middle brother 葢仲子也
458 1 zhì matter / material / substance 但好其質而不知文飾
459 1 alone / independent / single / sole 何至人而獨異哉
460 1 約計 yuējì approximate estimate / a rough count 謂約計其大小也
461 1 損益 sǔnyì profit and loss / increase and decrease 所損益可知也
462 1 very large / huge 紂長巨姣美
463 1 past / former times 昔者衞靈公有臣曰公孫呂
464 1 féi fat / plump / obese 肥瘠
465 1 chì keep in order / to order / to direct 唯在志意修飭耳
466 1 móu pupil (of the eye) / eye 牟與眸同
467 1 qiáng wall 毛廧
468 1 鄉曲 xiāngqǔ remote village 鄉曲之儇子
469 1 yǐn shape wood by use of heat 櫽括所以制木
470 1 疏遠 shūyuǎn to drift apart / to become estranged / to alienate 鼻目耳雖皆具而相去疏遠
471 1 故事 gùshi narrative / story / tale 故事不揣長
472 1 sentence
473 1 zhōng loyalty / devotion 謂忠愛之道
474 1 江東 jiāngdōng Jiangdong 江東人
475 1 古人 gǔrén people from ancient times / the ancients / person who has passed away 以己意度古人之意
476 1 便 biàn convenient / handy / easy 言柔弱便辟也
477 1 禿 bald / bare / stripped 突禿長左
478 1 shì a city 俄則束乎有司而戮乎大市
479 1 Germany 言修文德
480 1 dài to carry / to bring 或錫之鞶帶
481 1 可知 kězhī evidently / clearly / no wonder 所損益可知也
482 1 xiōng ominous / vicious / fierce / terrible / fearful 小人之謂凶
483 1 相承 xiāngchéng to complement one another 有司世世相承
484 1 十年 shí nián ten years / decade 十年不窺其家
485 1 鄙陋 bǐlòu superficial / shallow 謂鄙陋也
486 1 to be fond of / to like 喜而翾
487 1 luán sliced meat 臠也
488 1 世世 shìshì from age to age 有司世世相承
489 1 jiān hard / strong / firm 堅彊以持之
490 1 終身 zhōngshēn lifelong 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
491 1 小事 xiǎoshì a small matter 謂辯說小事則不如見端首
492 1 牝牡 pìn mǔ male and female 有牝牡而無男女之別
493 1 億萬 yìwàn millions and millions 欲知億萬則審一二
494 1 gain / advantage / benefit 好利而惡害
495 1 shí ten 在十亂之中
496 1 líng pure / virtuous 謂短髮可凌突人者
497 1 應變 yīngbiàn to adapt to changes 應變不窮
498 1 xùn tame / docile / obedient 言正己而馴致人也
499 1 未娶 wèiqǔ a bachelor / an unmarried man 未娶妻之稱
500 1 gēng soup / broth 然而君子啜其羹

Frequencies of all Words

Top 500

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 194 also / too 視也
2 185 zhī him / her / them / that 故荀卿作此篇非之
3 86 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
4 66 his / hers / its / theirs 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
5 60 so as to / in order to 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
6 59 yán to speak / to say / said 再三言者
7 53 rén person / people / a human being 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
8 51 zhě used after a verb to indicate a person who does the action 妄誕者以此惑世
9 45 wèi to call 君子之謂吉
10 44 not / no 學者不道也
11 44 wèi for / to 無害爲君子也
12 41 otherwise / but / however 則形相雖惡而心術善
13 33 purposely / intentionally / deliberately / knowingly 故荀卿作此篇非之
14 32 yuē to speak / to say 昔者衞靈公有臣曰公孫呂
15 31 no 或本無
16 29 yǒu is / are / to exist 形法家有
17 27 in / at 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
18 24 and 常與仲尼相配
19 24 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 無害爲君子也
20 21 child / son 古者有姑布子卿
21 21 shuō to say / said / to speak / to talk / speaks
22 20 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 更無所聞
23 20 biàn to dispute / to debate / to argue / to discuss 雖辯
24 19 shì is / are / am / to be 白公亦是也
25 19 tóng like / same / similar 揳與絜同
26 18 certainly / must / will / necessarily 必非馯臂也
27 17 zhī to know 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
28 16 xiāng each other / one another / mutually
29 15 dào way / road / path 學者不道也
30 15 fēi not / non- / un- 故荀卿作此篇非之
31 15 xià next 爲上則不能愛下
32 15 capacity / degree / a standard / a measure
33 14 this / these 故荀卿作此篇非之
34 14 self 言不知己之不及也
35 13 zhǎng director / chief / head / elder 葢帝堯長
36 13 big / great / huge / large / major 小大
37 13 jiǔ old 文久而滅
38 13 jiàn to see 匠石見櫟社樹
39 13 also / too 白公亦是也
40 13 fǎn reverse / opposite / wrong side out or up 戶結反
41 12 wáng Wang 楚僭稱王
42 12 such as / for example / for instance 如反手爾
43 12 所以 suǒyǐ therefore / as a result / so 所以爲異
44 12 shàn virtuous / wholesome / benevolent / well-disposed 則形相雖惡而心術善
45 12 néng can / able 狌狌獸似人而能言
46 12 rán correct / right / certainly 然馯臂傳
47 11 zhì to / until 天下之至姣也
48 11 shàng top / a high position 兩輢上出式者
49 11 sān three 面長三尺
50 11 guì expensive / costly / valuable 賤而不肯事貴
51 11 desire 弃其親家而欲奔之者
52 11 hǎo good 但以好醜相欺傲也
53 11 chuán to transmit 儒林傳
54 11 è evil / vice 則形相雖惡而心術善
55 10 shì a gentleman / a knight 說趙劒士蓬頭突鬢
56 10 jiē all / each and every / in all cases 鼻目耳雖皆具而相去疏遠
57 10 yǎn to lie / to lay down 且徐偃王之狀
58 10 zhèng upright / straight 術正而心順之
59 10 chǔ state of Chu 楚之孫叔敖
60 9 huò or / either / else 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
61 9 a man / a male adult 婦人莫不願得以爲夫
62 9 ruò to seem / to be like / as 行若將不勝其衣
63 9 xiáng detailed / complete / thorough 今書傳亦難盡詳究所出也
64 9 yān where / how 焉廣三寸
65 9 yóu also / as if / still 猶能不也
66 9 propriety / social custom / manners / courtesy / etiquette 分莫大於禮
67 9 biàn to distinguish / to recognize 辨美惡
68 9 jīn today / modern / present / current / this / now 今之世
69 9 zhuàng form / appearance / shape 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
70 9 wén writing / text 文久而滅
71 9 xíng to walk / to move 行若將不勝其衣
72 8 莫不 mò bù none doesn't / there is none who isn't 莫不美麗姚冶
73 8 fēn to separate / to divide into parts 辨莫大於分
74 8 yún cloud 杜元凱云
75 8 chēng to call / to address 世俗稱之
76 8 to lift / to hold up / to raise 梁有唐舉
77 8 shù method / tactics 論心不如擇術
78 8 expresses question or doubt 亦將志乎爾
79 8 ancient / old / palaeo- 古之人無有也
80 8 然而 ránér however / yet / but 然而身死國亡
81 8 yīn sound / noise 馯音寒
82 8 天下 tiānxià China 而名動天下
83 8 to cheat / to double-cross / to deceive 倛音欺
84 8 method / way 吾孰法焉
85 8 jūn sovereign / monarch / lord / gentleman / ruler 今世俗之亂君
86 8 final particle 曲直有以相縣矣
87 8 shì a generation 妄誕者以此惑世
88 8 不能 bù néng cannot / must not / should not 其狀偃仰而不能俯
89 7 gāo high / tall 葉公子高
90 7 guān to look at / to watch / to observe 欲觀聖王之跡
91 7 rén a kernel / a pit 然而仁人不能推
92 7 Emperor Yu 禹跳
93 7 idea 唯在志意修飭耳
94 7 suī although / even though 則形相雖惡而心術善
95 7 luàn chaotic / disorderly 然白公之亂也
96 7 不如 bùrú not equal to / not as good as 故相形不如論心
97 7 lùn to comment / to discuss 故相形不如論心
98 7 gōng public/ common / state-owned 葉公
99 7 duān to carry 端誠以處之
100 7 can / may / permissible 謂短髮可凌突人者
101 7 easy / simple
102 7 lèi kind / type / class / category 比類文學邪
103 7 聖王 shèng wáng a sage-king 禮莫大於聖王
104 7 shì matter / thing / item 作事成法
105 7 zhì sign / mark / flag 亦將志乎爾
106 6 míng bright / brilliant 是謂重明
107 6 zhòng heavy 名重天下
108 6 bái white 白公亦是也
109 6 an item 鼻目耳具
110 6 different / other 所以爲異
111 6 zhòng many / all 聞見之不衆
112 6 míng measure word for people 子卿名
113 6 jiāng will / shall (future tense) 行若將不勝其衣
114 6 ěr ear 鼻目耳具
115 6 zhèng government 其政舉
116 6 to read 讀爲向
117 6 tīng to listen 君子不聽
118 6 聖人 shèngrén an ancient sage / an ancient saint 聖人何以不可欺
119 6 yòng to use / to apply 用此居處斂其驕慢之過也
120 6 shī poem / verse
121 6 \N 面如蒙倛
122 6 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 小大
123 6 zhì to send / to devote / to deliver / to convey 故致禍耳
124 6 měi beautiful 美惡形相
125 6 yuǎn far / distant 不勞甲兵遠征伐也
126 5 huàn to suffer from a misfortune 是非容貌之患也
127 5 leaf / foliage / petal 葉公子高
128 5 clothes / clothing 行若將不勝其衣
129 5 gài to cover / to hide / to protect 葢帝堯長
130 5 already / afterwards 何已也
131 5 róng to hold / to contain / to allow / to permit 故君子賢而能容罷
132 5 letter / symbol / character
133 5 jié festival / a special day 節族久而絶
134 5 miàn side / surface 面長三尺
135 5 使 shǐ to make / to cause 周穆王使楚誅之
136 5 shí time / a period of time 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
137 5 xíng appearance 形法家有
138 5 bēi low / base / vulgar / inferior / humble 議論之卑爾
139 5 a period of time / phase / stage 期思之鄙人也
140 5 Shùn Emperor Shun 帝舜短
141 5 shēn human body / torso 身如斷菑
142 5 thing / matter 音不能俯視細物
143 5 móu to plan / to scheme 謀救是也
144 5 古今 gǔ jīn then and now / ancient and modern 古今異情
145 5 an oar
146 5 máo hair / fur / feathers 毛廧
147 5 lüè plan / strategy 傳者久則論略
148 5 shěn to examine / to investigate / to analyze to judge 審其所貴君子焉
149 5 qíng feeling / emotion 不近人情
150 5 dǎng political party 黨學者
151 5 Xu 且徐偃王之狀
152 5 jìn to the greatest extent / utmost 今書傳亦難盡詳究所出也
153 5 qióng poor / destitute / impoverished 人有三必窮
154 5 duǎn short 帝舜短
155 5 形相 xíngxiāng appearance / features 則形相雖惡而心術善
156 5 xīn heart 故相形不如論心
157 5 hòu after / later 後王是也
158 4 不知 bùzhī do not know 言不知己之不及也
159 4 荀卿 Xún Qīng Xun Qing 故荀卿作此篇非之
160 4 shēng sheng 今夫狌狌形笑
161 4 zuò to do 故荀卿作此篇非之
162 4 zhōng middle 然而中君羞以爲臣
163 4 jié a marking line 揳與絜同
164 4 naturally / of course / certainly 見日氣而自消
165 4 本分 běnfēn one's identity or position 見端不如見本分
166 4 reason / logic / truth 以道觀盡物之理
167 4 sufficient / enough 非特以二足而無毛也
168 4 to take charge of / to manage / to administer 俄則束乎有司而戮乎大市
169 4 tool / device / utensil / equipment / instrument 鼻目耳具
170 4 hàn \N 馯臂字子弓
171 4 好言 hǎo yán kind words 凡人莫不好言其所善
172 4 shāng to injure / to wound / to be injured 苦傷其今而後悔其始
173 4 miè to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate 爲下則必滅
174 4 chén minister / statesman / official 昔者衞靈公有臣曰公孫呂
175 4 辯說 biànshuō to debate / to argue 謂辯說小事則不如見端首
176 4 piān chapter / section / essay / article 故荀卿作此篇非之
177 4 之中 zhīzhōng inside 在十亂之中
178 4 公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific) 葉公子高
179 4 jìn nearby 近時之王也
180 4 èr two 謂有二瞳之相參也
181 4 shǒu head 其首蒙茸然
182 4 小人 xiǎorén a vulgar person / a person of little virtue / xiaoren 無害爲小人也
183 4 to drag 接人則用抴
184 4 de potential marker 老婦得其士夫
185 4 yòng wages / pay / salary 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
186 4 學者 xuézhě scholar 學者不道也
187 4 to shout 其辯不若其吶也
188 4 chǐ to strip / to deprive of / to discharge / to dismiss / to undress 守法數之有司極禮而褫
189 4 xiū to be ashamed 然而中君羞以爲臣
190 4 xiàn county 今弋陽期思縣
191 4 fāng square / quadrilateral / one side 方相也
192 4 an analogy / a simile / a metaphor / an allegory 喻欲爲善則惡自清矣
193 4 cóng from 從者將論志意
194 4 yáo Yao 葢帝堯長
195 4 長短 chángduǎn length / duration 故長短
196 4 cuò mistake / error / blunder / fault 居錯遷徙
197 4 biāo plenty 雨雪瀌瀌
198 4 to smear / to defile / to make dirty 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
199 4 chéng honesty / sincerity 則必非誠士也
200 4 zhì to rule / to govern / to manage / to control 不如隨時興治
201 4 jiào comparatively 軒較之下
202 4 ěr thus / so / like that 如反手爾
203 4 jiù to save / to rescue 以救當世之急
204 4 to arise / to get up 比肩竝起
205 4 後世 hòushì later generations / posterity 仁義功名善於後世
206 4 wèn to ask 問將論志意文學邪
207 4 nán difficult / arduous / hard 今書傳亦難盡詳究所出也
208 4 qiān one thousand 欲觀千歲則數今日
209 4 zhì to create / to make / to manufacture 制禮者
210 4 gōng Gong 子弓短
211 4 hài to injure / to harm to 無害爲君子也
212 4 suddenly / abruptly / unexpectedly 突禿長左
213 4 wěi yes 唯在志意修飭耳
214 4 近世 jìnshì early modern period 言近世明王之法
215 3 言談 yántán discourse / words / utterance / what one says / manner of speech 言談說委曲皆得其意之所謂
216 3 聞見 wén jiàn to smell 聞見之不衆
217 3 尸子 Shī Zǐ Shi Zi 尸子
218 3 吉凶 jíxiōng good and bad luck 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
219 3 biàn to change / to alter 盜賊得變
220 3 不肯 bùkěn not willing 幼而不肯事長
221 3 yíng to have the surname / to profit / to win / to have a surplus 緩急嬴絀
222 3 Jié Emperor Jie 古者桀
223 3 禽獸 qín shòu birds and animals / a creature / a beast 問何以謂之人而貴於禽獸也
224 3 liǎng two 兩輢上出式者
225 3 a scholar 儒效篇
226 3 jiāo pretty 天下之至姣也
227 3 shǔ to belong to / be subordinate to 鄧析之屬
228 3 不勝 bùshèng cannot bear or stand / to be unequal to 形不勝心
229 3 shùn to obey 術正而心順之
230 3 tóng pupil of the eye 謂有二瞳之相參也
231 3 fán ordinary / common 凡言不合先王
232 3 shí food / food and drink 飢而欲食
233 3 woman 奇衣婦飾
234 3 xiāng village / township 鄉則不若
235 3 qīng green 青緑色
236 3 a special pattern of embroidery 美於黼黻
237 3 zhì wisdom / knowledge / understanding 不必上智
238 3 guò to cross / to go over / to pass 步不相過
239 3 xián virtuous / worthy 言天下皆知其賢
240 3 miào Miao 遠舉則病繆
241 3 residence / dwelling 式居屢驕
242 3 láo to toil 不勞甲兵遠征伐也
243 3 cháng always / ever / often / frequently / constantly 常與仲尼相配
244 3 tán to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss 謂能談說也
245 3 zuǒ left 突禿長左
246 3 接人 jiē rén to meet a person 接人則用抴
247 3 然後 ránhòu after / after that / afterwards 然後可
248 3 minced meat 食其胾
249 3 a footprint 欲觀聖王之跡
250 3 popular / common 今世俗之亂君
251 3 a low wall 是以終身不免埤汙傭俗
252 3 xiào to smile / to laugh 今夫狌狌形笑
253 3 paternal aunt / father's sister 古者有姑布子卿
254 3 shì to decorate / to ornament / to adorn 奇衣婦飾
255 3 先王 xiānwáng former kings / sage-kings 凡言不合先王
256 3 kuàng moreover / how much the more 而況於千世之傳也
257 3 to think over / to consider 言智慮德行至淺薄
258 3 容貌 róngmào countenance / personage 是非容貌之患也
259 3 jiàn mean / low / base 賤而不肯事貴
260 3 bìng ailment / sickness / illness / disease 偏枯之病
261 3 mēng to deceive / to cheat / to hoodwink / to knock unconscious 面如蒙倛
262 3 xuān xuan / a pavilion with a view / a balcony 軒較之下
263 3 stupid / doltish / foolish / ignorant 愚而無說
264 3 a step 步不相過
265 3 that / those 彼後王者
266 3 this / such 斯惑也
267 3 故人 gùrén an old friend 故人之所以爲人者
268 3 無有 wú yǒu there is not 古之人無有也
269 3 zài in / at 唯在志意修飭耳
270 3 之下 zhīxià below / under 軒較之下
271 3 五帝 Wǔ Dì Five Emperors 五帝之外無傳人
272 3 yǎng to look up 其狀偃仰而不能俯
273 3 輕重 qīng zhòng weight 不權輕重
274 3 平王 Píng Wáng King Ping of Zhou 平王之孫
275 3 do not 莫干反
276 3 足以 zúyǐ sufficient to / so much so that 故足以爲天下法則矣
277 3 xiàng towards / to 讀爲向
278 3 arm 馯臂字子弓
279 3 thin / slender 細也
280 3 shén what 言其狹而長甚也
281 3 to think / consider / to ponder 期思之鄙人也
282 3 shī to lose 成文理而不失其類
283 3 xiān first 不先慮
284 3 xuān ingenious / frivolous 鄉曲之儇子
285 3 chǐ chi / a Chinese foot / a foot 面長三尺
286 3 cān to take part in / to participate 舜參牟子
287 3 xiāng fragrant 欣驩芬薌以送之
288 3 wide / broad 博而能容淺
289 3 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以文久而滅
290 3 to stand 木立死日椔
291 3 horse 目可瞻馬
292 3 chū to go out 兩輢上出式者
293 3 dàn but / yet / however 但以好醜相欺傲也
294 3 embroidered official or sacrificial robe 美於黼黻
295 3 zhū to execute / to put to death / to condemn 誅白公
296 3 rotten 腐儒之謂也
297 3 仲尼 Zhòng Ní Zhong Ni 仲尼長
298 3 莫大 mòdà greatest / most important 辨莫大於分
299 3 bèi to be contradictory to / to go counter 類不悖
300 3 tāng soup 湯偏
301 3 xié demonic / iniquitous / nefarious / evil 比類文學邪
302 3 huò to confuse / to mislead / to baffle 妄誕者以此惑世
303 3 wén to hear 更無所聞
304 3 shǔ to count 人有此三數行者
305 3 guǎng wide / large / vast 焉廣三寸
306 3 shú which 然則從者將孰可也
307 3 bǎi one hundred 絜之百圍
308 3 mào countenance / appearance 美好貌
309 3 to die 司馬子期皆死焉
310 3 color 色如削瓜
311 3 day of the month / a certain day 木立死日椔
312 3 gōng merit 以說度功
313 2 不惑 bùhuò without doubt 觀乎雜物而不惑
314 2 càn radiant / bright 則於其粲然者矣
315 2 increase / benefit 問從者形相與志意孰爲益乎
316 2 to bow down / to face down / to look down 其狀偃仰而不能俯
317 2 cuì pure / unadulterated 粹而能容雜
318 2 to make an analogy / to use as a simile / to give an example / for example / 譬之是猶舍己之君而事人之君也
319 2 liáng a bridge 梁有唐舉
320 2 to humiliate / to treat with contempt 爲天下大僇
321 2 extremely / very 守法數之有司極禮而褫
322 2 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi 莊子
323 2 文學 wénxué literature 比類文學邪
324 2 xīng to flourish / to be popular 不如隨時興治
325 2 shòu to suffer / to be subjected to
326 2 女子 nǚzi a female 血氣態度擬於女子
327 2 to inspect / to check 後世言惡則必稽焉
328 2 shéng rope / string / cord 故君子之度己則以繩
329 2 wood / lumber 木立死日椔
330 2 zhé to fold 然而不折傷
331 2 what / where / which 何已也
332 2 ài to love 爲上則不能愛下
333 2 channel / canal / drain / ditch 府然若渠匽檃栝之於己也
334 2 牛馬 niú mǎ oxen and horses / beasts of burden 謂若牛馬也
335 2 special / unique / distinguished 非特以二足而無毛也
336 2 西 The West 令尹子西
337 2 xián liesure 閒也
338 2 liǎn to collect 斂也
339 2 guā melon / gourd / squash 色如削瓜
340 2 能不 néngbù is it not? 猶能不也
341 2 zāi exclamatory particle 豈論也哉
342 2 淺薄 qiǎnbáo superficial 知行淺薄
343 2 zhào Zhao 相趙襄子者
344 2 zhí straight 直將差長短
345 2 tune / song 曲輈也
346 2 shuǐ water 豬水處謂之汙
347 2 bié do not / must not 別也
348 2 jié hero 天下之傑也
349 2 four 四目爲方相
350 2 測度 cèdù to measure 言其愚陋而不能辨說測度
351 2 rustic / low / base / mean 鄙夫反是
352 2 shén divine / mysterious / magical / supernatural 貴之神之
353 2 牽引 qiānyǐn to pull / to draw 牽引也
354 2 鄙人 bǐrén your humble servant / I 期思之鄙人也
355 2 shǎo few 少昊
356 2 withered / dried up 偏枯之病
357 2 to associate with / be near 比類文學邪
358 2 婦人 fùrén married woman / wife 謂如婦人之飾
359 2 zhù to inject / to pour into 鄭注
360 2 周道 zhōudào main street in the Zhou dynasty 欲知上世則審周道
361 2 聖賢 shèngxián a sage / wise and holy man / virtuous ruler / Buddhist lama 惟聖賢乃能以略知詳
362 2 不足 bùzú insufficient / lacking / deficiency / not enough / inadequate / not worth 上不足以順明王
363 2 hóng a gate / a barrier 閎夭之狀
364 2 道觀 dàoguān Daoist temple 以道觀盡
365 2 mán to deceive / to insult 偝則謾之
366 2 to stop / to cease / to suspend 故君子賢而能容罷
367 2 yǐn to lead / to guide
368 2 天子 tiānzǐ the rightful Emperor / the Son of Heaven 天子之功
369 2 xiá narrow / limited 言其狹而長甚也
370 2 未可 wèikě cannot / not able to 未可直至也
371 2 ào proud / haughty / overbearing 而相欺傲邪
372 2 to kill / to massacre 僇與戮同
373 2 shì to look at / to see 視也
374 2 rain 雨雪瀌瀌
375 2 yàn a feast / a banquet 宴然聿消
376 2 心術 xīnshù designs / schemes / intentions / scheming / calculating (of a person) 則形相雖惡而心術善
377 2 yuè more 筋力越勁
378 2 是非 shìfēi right and wrong 是非容貌之患也
379 2 wàng absurd / fantastic / presumptuous 妄誕者以此惑世
380 2 suí to follow 讀爲隨
381 2 chá to examine / to inquire / to inspect 湯有傳政而不若周之察也
382 2 bìng also / furthermore 比肩竝起
383 2 yīn because 殷因於夏禮
384 2 a human or animal body 體之輕重也
385 2 hán cold / wintry / chilly 馯音寒
386 2 漢書 Hàn Shū Book of Han / History of the Former Han Dynasty / Han Shu 漢書
387 2 chì red / scarlet 青與赤謂之文
388 2 奇偉 qí wěi singular and majestic / strange and grand 足以爲奇偉偃卻之屬
389 2 mistaken 恐文句誤脫也
390 2 nose 鼻目耳具
391 2 a low-built house 埤與庳同
392 2 顏色 yánsè color 相人之形狀顏色而知其吉凶妖祥
393 2 遷徙 qiānxǐ to migrate / to move 與時遷徙
394 2 huì intelligent / clever 慧也
395 2 shēng to be born / to give birth 是人之所生而有也
396 2 shuì taxes / duties 說音稅
397 2 妄人 wàngrén presumptuous and ignorant person 夫妄人曰
398 2 jiǎn lame / cripple / unfortunate / slow / difficult 卽偃蹇也
399 2 huǐ to regret 苦傷其今而後悔其始
400 2 thin / emaciated 微小短瘠
401 2 人情 rénqíng human feelings 以今之人情度古之人情
402 2 guāi obedient / well-behaved 言種類不乖悖
403 2 jīn to pity / feel sorry for 時人或矜其狀貌而忽於務實
404 2 jué absolutely 節族久而絶
405 2 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 聖人何以不可欺
406 2 文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou 文王長
407 2 yàn to dislike / to detest 故君子之於言無厭
408 2 傳聞 chuánwén rumor 當時傳聞
409 2 上下 shàngxià up and down / top and bottom 有上下親疏之分也
410 2 而已 éryǐ that is all 言辯說止於知本分而已
411 2 yáo handsome / elegant 莫不美麗姚冶
412 2 skin 面無見膚
413 2 口舌 kǒu shé dispute or misunderstanding caused by gossip / to talk somebody round 然而口舌之均
414 2 以此 yǐcǐ hence 妄誕者以此惑世
415 2 suì an underground passage 莫肯下隧
416 2 不祥 bùxiáng unwholesome 人有三不祥
417 2 直至 zhízhì lasting until / up until 未可直至也
418 2 xuě snow 雨雪瀌瀌
419 2 盜賊 dàozéi thiefs / robbers 然後盜賊次之
420 2 already / since 既云欲惡皆同
421 2 zhèng Zheng 鄭注
422 2 piān to be one-sided / leaning / to slant 湯偏
423 2 lóu to wear 讀爲婁
424 2 qīng clear / pure / clean 見晛曰清
425 2 dāng to be / to act as / to serve as 當爲
426 2 \N 木立死日椔
427 2 以至 yǐzhì down to / up to 以至高遇至卑
428 2 雜物 záwù junk / items of no value / various bits and bobs 觀乎雜物而不惑
429 2 bìn temples / hair on the temples 說趙劒士蓬頭突鬢
430 2 interest 勞而欲息
431 2 如此 rúcǐ in this way / so 狹長如此
432 2 bone 視其骨狀以知吉凶貴賤也
433 2 jīn sinew / ligament 徐偃王有筋而無骨
434 2 明王 Míng Wáng Vidyaraja / Wisdom King 言近世明王之法
435 2 to draft 血氣態度擬於女子
436 2 議論 yìlùn to comment / to talk about / to discuss 議論之卑爾
437 2 to smelt / to fuse metal 莫不美麗姚冶
438 2 得以 déyǐ to be able to 婦人莫不願得以爲夫
439 2 shì style 兩輢上出式者
440 2 明白 míngbai to understand / to realize 不能推讓明白之
441 2 wēi small / tiny
442 2 厭倦 yànjuàn to be weary of / to be fed up with / tedious 無厭倦也
443 2 說文 Shuō Wén Shuo Wen Jie Zi 說文
444 2 shě to give 舍後王而道上古
445 2 父子 fù zǐ father and son 夫禽獸有父子而無父子之親
446 2 shēn deep 深非之也
447 2 zhān to look at 目可瞻馬
448 2 tuī to push / to shove 然而仁人不能推
449 2 màn slow 用此居處斂其驕慢之過也
450 2 隨時 suíshí at any time 不如隨時興治
451 2 然則 ránzé then / in that case 然則從者將孰可也
452 2 百姓 bǎixìng common people 涂之百姓
453 2 yuàn to hope / to wish / to desire 婦人莫不願得以爲夫
454 2 supreme ruler / emperor 葢帝堯長
455 2 所謂 suǒwèi so-called 曲得所謂焉
456 2 大小 dàxiǎo dimension / magnitude / size / measurement 謂約計其大小也
457 2 cotton cloth / textiles / linen 古者有姑布子卿
458 2 cùn a unit of length / inch / thumb 焉廣三寸
459 2 gas / vapour / fumes 日氣也
460 2 zhèng proof 紂爲證也
461 2 happy / glad / cheerful / joyful 樂言之
462 2 one 以一知萬
463 2 zhí a plant / trees 身如植鰭
464 2 眸子 móuzǐ pupil of the eye 參眸子
465 2 制度 zhìdù (political or administrative) system or institution 制度也
466 2 qīng minister / high officer 古者有姑布子卿
467 2 shí real / true 文而致實
468 2 jié to bond / to tie / to bind 亦平王子公子結
469 2 周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou 周公短
470 2 xiāo to scrape off / to pare 色如削瓜
471 2 to rule by force / to usurp / to master 而以楚霸
472 2 tuō to take off 恐文句誤脫也
473 2 何以 héyǐ why 問何以謂之人而貴於禽獸也
474 2 qīn relatives 夫禽獸有父子而無父子之親
475 2 Táng Tang Dynasty 梁有唐舉
476 2 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 國名
477 2 hēi black 白與黑謂之黼
478 2 曲直 qǔzhí crooked and straight 曲直有以相縣矣
479 2 an elk 面無須麋
480 2 a field recently opened for cultivation 身如斷菑
481 2 how can it be that? 豈論也哉
482 2 fēn perfume / fragrance 欣驩芬薌以送之
483 2 zhòu Emperor Zhou 紂長巨姣美
484 2 kuò to enclose / to include 括囊
485 2 yāo goblin / witch / devil / monster / demon 相人之形狀顏色而知其吉凶妖祥
486 2 a family clan 節族久而絶
487 2 jiāo haughty 式居屢驕
488 2 chù a place / location / a spot / a point 豬水處謂之汙
489 2 之外 zhīwài outside / excluding 之外
490 2 ān calm / still / quiet / peaceful 行安之
491 2 jiān simultaneously 夫是之謂兼術
492 2 a government official / a magistrate 側吏反
493 2 如是 rúshì thus / so 如是則說常無不受
494 2 strange / unusual / uncanny 奇衣婦飾
495 2 傳人 chuánrén to teach / to impart 五帝之外無傳人
496 2 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 惟聖賢乃能以略知詳
497 2 each 大各反
498 2 jiàn to usurp 楚僭稱王
499 2 zhān \N 噡唯則節
500 2 成文 chéngwén written / statutory 成文而類

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
安居 ānjū
  1. to settle down / to live peacefully
  2. Varsa / Varsā / Vassa / Rains Retreat / Summer Retreat
  3. Anju
chén
  1. Chen
  2. Chen of the Southern dynasties
  3. narrate / tell / old / stale / to state / to display / to explain / to arrange / to exhibit
大雅 Dàyǎ Daya / Greater Odes
邓析 鄧析 Dèng Xī Deng Xi
尔雅 爾雅 Ěryǎ Erya / Er Ya / Ready Guide
法家 Fǎ Jiā Legalist school of philosophy / Legalism
傅说 傅說 Fùshuō Fu Shuo
皋陶 gāo yáo Gao Yao
公孙 公孫 Gōngsūn Gongsun
公孙龙 公孫龍 Gōngsūn Lóng Gongsun Long
公子 gōngzǐ son of an official / son of nobility / your son (honorific)
Hán
  1. Korea / South Korea
  2. State of Han
汉书 漢書 Hàn Shū Book of Han / History of the Former Han Dynasty / Han Shu
惠施 huìshī Hui Shi
江东 江東 jiāngdōng Jiangdong
交阯 jiāozhǐ Jiaozhi
Jié Emperor Jie
考工记 考工記 Kǎo Gōng Jì The Records of Examination of Craftsman / The Book of Diverse Crafts
孔子 Kǒngzi Confucius
礼记 禮記 Lǐ Jì The Book of Rites / Classic of Rites
liáng
  1. a bridge
  2. Liang Dynasty
  3. City of Liang
  4. State of Liang
  5. Liang
  6. a beam / rafters
  7. a fishing sluice
  8. to lose footing
  9. State of Liang
  10. a ridge
  11. later Liang
lóu
  1. to wear
  2. Lou
  3. Lou
吕氏春秋 呂氏春秋 Lǚ shì chūn qiū Mr Lu's Annals of the Spring and Autumn Period
明王 Míng Wáng Vidyaraja / Wisdom King
墨子 Mò Zǐ Mo Zi
牟子 Móuzǐ Mouzi
平王 Píng Wáng King Ping of Zhou
慎子 Shèn Zǐ Shen Zi
尸子 Shī Zǐ Shi Zi
史记 史記 Shǐjì Records of the Historian
Shùn Emperor Shun
说文 說文 Shuō Wén Shuo Wen Jie Zi
司马迁 司馬遷 Sīmǎ Qiān Sima Qian
孙叔敖 孫叔敖 Sūn Shū áo Sun Shu ao
文王 Wén Wáng King Wen of Zhou
五帝 Wǔ Dì Five Emperors
小雅 Xiǎoyǎ Xiaoya / Smaller Odes
西施 Xīshī Xishi
  1. Xu
  2. slowly / gently
  3. Xu
  4. Xuzhou
荀卿 Xún Qīng Xun Qing
yáo Yao
弋阳 弋陽 yìyáng Yiyang
伊尹 yīyǐn Yi Yin
幽王 Yōu Wáng King You of Zhou
  1. Emperor Yu
  2. Yu
zhào
  1. Zhao
  2. Zhao Dynasty
  3. State of Zhao
  4. to rush
  5. to visit
  6. Zhao
  7. to dig
zhèng
  1. Zheng
  2. Zheng
至治 Zhìzhì Zhizhi reign
zhòu Emperor Zhou
周公 Zhōu Gōng Duke Zhou
周穆王 zhōumùwáng King Mu
颛顼 顓頊 Zhuān xū Zhuan Xu
庄子 莊子 Zhuāng Zǐ Zhuang Zi
子虚赋 子虛賦 Zǐxū Fù Zixu Fu / Sir Fantasy

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English