Glossary and Vocabulary for Book of Changes 《易經》, 坎 Kan

Contents

  1. Frequencies of Lexical Words
  2. Frequencies of all Words

Frequencies of Lexical Words

Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Example Usage
1 15 kǎn a pit / a hole 坎下坎上
2 8 yuē to speak / to say 彖曰
3 7 xiàng figure / image / appearance 象曰
4 6 xiǎn dangerous 重險也
5 6 to fly 習坎
6 4 xiōng to b evicious / fierce / terrible / fearful
7 4 xíng to walk / to move 行有尚
8 3 to enter 入于坎窞
9 3 不盈 bùyíng to be not full 水流而不盈
10 3 zhōng middle 乃以剛中也
11 3 sān three 六三
12 3 shàng top / a high position 坎下坎上
13 3 liù six 六三
14 3 yòng to use / to apply 勿用
15 2 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 終无功也
16 2 qiú to request 求小得
17 2 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 終无咎
18 2 zūn a goblet 樽酒簋貳
19 2 wéi to preserve / to maintain 有孚維心
20 2 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 求小得
21 2 èr two 樽酒簋貳
22 2 guǐ a square basket of bamboo 樽酒簋貳
23 2 dàn pit 入于坎窞
24 2 suì age 三歲不得
25 2 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble
26 2 失道 shīdào to lose the way / unjust / moral failing 失道凶也
27 2 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未出中也
28 2 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 樽酒簋貳
29 2 xīn heart 有孚維心
30 2 gōng merit 往有功也
31 2 lái to come 來之坎坎
32 2 nián year
33 2 jiǔ nine 九二
34 1 to have confidence 有孚維心
35 1 yuē approximately 納約自牖
36 1 shì matter / thing / item 習教事
37 1 tuàn tuan / a decision using trigrams 彖曰
38 1 border / boundar / juncture 剛柔際也
39 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 王公設險以守其國
40 1 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 天險不可升也
41 1 cord 用徽纆
42 1 wǎng to go (in a direction) 往有功也
43 1 shè to set up / to establish 王公設險以守其國
44 1 shí time / a point or period of time 坎之時用大矣哉
45 1 yǒu a window 納約自牖
46 1 zhòng heavy 重險也
47 1 big / great / huge / large / major 中未大也
48 1 用大 yòng dà great in function 坎之時用大矣哉
49 1 soil / ground / land 地險山川丘陵也
50 1 to take / to receive / to accept 納約自牖
51 1 zhěn pillow 險且枕
52 1 六四 liùsì 4th June 1989 六四
53 1 píng flat / level / smooth 只既平
54 1 王公 wáng gōng princes and dukes / aristocrat 王公設險以守其國
55 1 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 王公設險以守其國
56 1 róu soft 剛柔際也
57 1 shī to lose 行險而不失其信
58 1 èr two 九二
59 1 丘陵 qiūlíng hills 地險山川丘陵也
60 1 常德 cháng dé the virtue of permanence 君子以常德行
61 1 thorns / brambles 置于叢棘
62 1 xìn to believe / to trust 行險而不失其信
63 1 山川 shān chuān mountains and rivers 地險山川丘陵也
64 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 習教事
65 1 初六 chū liù sixth day of the lunar month 初六
66 1 cóng crowded together / thickset 置于叢棘
67 1 shēng to ascend / to go up 天險不可升也
68 1 置于 zhìyú to place / to put / to be located 置于叢棘
69 1 fǒu pottery 用缶
70 1 five 九五
71 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子以常德行
72 1 天險 tiānxiǎn a natural stronghold 天險不可升也
73 1 huī a badge / an insignia 用徽纆
74 1 jiàn flowing water 水洊至
75 1 yuè month
76 1 shuǐ water 水洊至
77 1 水流 shuǐliú a river / a stream 水流而不盈

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 15 kǎn a pit / a hole 坎下坎上
2 11 also / too 重險也
3 8 yuē to speak / to say 彖曰
4 7 xiàng figure / image / appearance 象曰
5 6 xiǎn dangerous 重險也
6 6 to fly 習坎
7 5 yǒu is / are / to exist 有孚維心
8 4 xiōng to b evicious / fierce / terrible / fearful
9 4 xíng to walk / to move 行有尚
10 3 to enter 入于坎窞
11 3 不盈 bùyíng to be not full 水流而不盈
12 3 zhī him / her / them / that 坎之時用大矣哉
13 3 so as to / in order to 乃以剛中也
14 3 zhōng middle 乃以剛中也
15 3 sān three 六三
16 3 shàng top / a high position 坎下坎上
17 3 liù six 六三
18 3 yòng to use / to apply 勿用
19 3 no 終无功也
20 2 zhōng end / finish / conclusion 終无功也
21 2 qiú to request 求小得
22 2 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 水流而不盈
23 2 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 終无咎
24 2 his / hers / its / theirs 行險而不失其信
25 2 shàng still / yet / to value 行有尚
26 2 zūn a goblet 樽酒簋貳
27 2 wéi to preserve / to maintain 有孚維心
28 2 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 求小得
29 2 èr two 樽酒簋貳
30 2 guǐ a square basket of bamboo 樽酒簋貳
31 2 de potential marker 求小得
32 2 坎坎 kǎnkǎn just now 來之坎坎
33 2 dàn pit 入于坎窞
34 2 suì age 三歲不得
35 2 gāng just / barely / exactly 乃以剛中也
36 2 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble
37 2 失道 shīdào to lose the way / unjust / moral failing 失道凶也
38 2 wèi Eighth earthly branch 未出中也
39 2 jiǔ wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage 樽酒簋貳
40 2 xīn heart 有孚維心
41 2 gōng merit 往有功也
42 2 lái to come 來之坎坎
43 2 nián year
44 2 jiǔ nine 九二
45 2 in / at 入于坎窞
46 1 zāi exclamatory particle 坎之時用大矣哉
47 1 to have confidence 有孚維心
48 1 yuē approximately 納約自牖
49 1 shì matter / thing / item 習教事
50 1 tuàn tuan / a decision using trigrams 彖曰
51 1 naturally / of course / certainly 納約自牖
52 1 border / boundar / juncture 剛柔際也
53 1 guó a country / a state / a kingdom 王公設險以守其國
54 1 不可 bù kě cannot / should not / must not / forbidden / prohibited 天險不可升也
55 1 cord 用徽纆
56 1 wǎng to go (in a direction) 往有功也
57 1 shè to set up / to establish 王公設險以守其國
58 1 shí time / a point or period of time 坎之時用大矣哉
59 1 yǒu a window 納約自牖
60 1 xià next 坎下坎上
61 1 qiě moreover / also 險且枕
62 1 zhòng heavy 重險也
63 1 big / great / huge / large / major 中未大也
64 1 不得 bùdé must not / may not / not be allowed / cannot 三歲不得
65 1 用大 yòng dà great in function 坎之時用大矣哉
66 1 soil / ground / land 地險山川丘陵也
67 1 to take / to receive / to accept 納約自牖
68 1 zhěn pillow 險且枕
69 1 zhī measure word for birds and certain animals, one of a pair, etc 只既平
70 1 六四 liùsì 4th June 1989 六四
71 1 píng flat / level / smooth 只既平
72 1 王公 wáng gōng princes and dukes / aristocrat 王公設險以守其國
73 1 shǒu to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep safe 王公設險以守其國
74 1 already / since 只既平
75 1 róu soft 剛柔際也
76 1 shī to lose 行險而不失其信
77 1 èr two 九二
78 1 not / no 行險而不失其信
79 1 丘陵 qiūlíng hills 地險山川丘陵也
80 1 常德 cháng dé the virtue of permanence 君子以常德行
81 1 thorns / brambles 置于叢棘
82 1 xìn to believe / to trust 行險而不失其信
83 1 final particle 坎之時用大矣哉
84 1 山川 shān chuān mountains and rivers 地險山川丘陵也
85 1 jiāo to teach / to educate / to instruct 習教事
86 1 初六 chū liù sixth day of the lunar month 初六
87 1 cóng crowded together / thickset 置于叢棘
88 1 shēng to ascend / to go up 天險不可升也
89 1 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 乃以剛中也
90 1 do not 勿用
91 1 置于 zhìyú to place / to put / to be located 置于叢棘
92 1 fǒu pottery 用缶
93 1 five 九五
94 1 zhì to / until 水洊至
95 1 chū to go out / to leave 未出中也
96 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子以常德行
97 1 天險 tiānxiǎn a natural stronghold 天險不可升也
98 1 huī a badge / an insignia 用徽纆
99 1 jiàn flowing water 水洊至
100 1 yuè month
101 1 shuǐ water 水洊至
102 1 水流 shuǐliú a river / a stream 水流而不盈

Glossary

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

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