Glossary and Vocabulary for Book of Changes 《易經》, 升 Sheng

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 11 shēng to ascend / to go up
2 8 yuē to speak / to say 彖曰
3 7 xiàng figure / image / appearance 象曰
4 5 Ji 南征吉
5 4 yòng to use / to apply 用見大人
6 3 shàng top / a high position 巽下坤上
7 3 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble 元亨
8 3 jiǔ nine 九二
9 3 zhēn virtuous / chaste / pure 貞吉
10 2 shùn to obey 巽而順
11 2 nián year
12 2 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 无咎
13 2 wáng Wang 王用亨于岐山
14 2 míng dark 冥升
15 2 xùn obedient / mild / compliant 巽下坤上
16 2 liù six 六五
17 2 南征 nánzhēng punitive expedition to the south 南征吉
18 2 to have confidence 孚乃利用禴
19 2 見大 jiàn dà the element of visibility 用見大人
20 2 rén person / people / a human being 用見大人
21 2 yǔn to grant / to allow / to consent 允升
22 2 district / county 升虛邑
23 2 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 勿恤
24 2 èr two 九二
25 2 zhì a sign / a mark / a flag / a banner 志行也
26 2 jiē stairs / steps 升階
27 2 岐山 Qíshān Mount Qi 王用亨于岐山
28 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 升虛邑
29 2 大吉 dàjí very auspicious / extremely lucky 大吉
30 1 yuè month
31 1 地中 dìzhōng secondary buildings on monastery grounds 地中生木
32 1 有喜 yǒuxǐ to be expecting / to be with child 有喜也
33 1 tuàn tuan / a decision using trigrams 彖曰
34 1 kūn kun / the second of the Eight Trigrams 巽下坤上
35 1 xíng to walk / to move 志行也
36 1 zài in / at 冥升在上
37 1 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 積小以高大
38 1 shí time / a point or period of time 柔以時升
39 1 rich / wealthy 消不富也
40 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子以順德
41 1 zhōng middle 剛中而應
42 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大得志也
43 1 to doubt / to disbelieve 无所疑也
44 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 地中生木
45 1 大亨 dàhēng big shot / top gun / superstar / VIP 是以大亨
46 1 六四 liùsì 4th June 1989 六四
47 1 shì matter / thing / item 順事也
48 1 xiāo to vanish / to die out / to eliminate 消不富也
49 1 five 六五
50 1 高大 gāodà tall and lofty 積小以高大
51 1 qìng to celebrate / to congratulate 有慶也
52 1 得志 dezhì to succeed 大得志也
53 1 上合 shànghé SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) 上合志也
54 1 順德 shùndé Shunde 君子以順德
55 1 to store 積小以高大
56 1 yuè summer sacrifice 孚乃利用禴
57 1 róu soft 柔以時升
58 1 利于 lìyú be beneficial / be good for 利于不息之貞
59 1 利用 lìyòng to make use of / to use 孚乃利用禴
60 1 初六 chū liù sixth day of the lunar month 初六
61 1 wood / lumber 地中生木
62 1 sān three 九三
63 1 不息 bùxī not stopping 利于不息之貞

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 11 shēng to ascend / to go up
2 8 also / too 有慶也
3 8 yuē to speak / to say 彖曰
4 7 xiàng figure / image / appearance 象曰
5 5 Ji 南征吉
6 4 yòng to use / to apply 用見大人
7 3 shàng top / a high position 巽下坤上
8 3 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble 元亨
9 3 jiǔ nine 九二
10 3 no 无咎
11 3 zhēn virtuous / chaste / pure 貞吉
12 3 so as to / in order to 柔以時升
13 2 shùn to obey 巽而順
14 2 nián year
15 2 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 无咎
16 2 wáng Wang 王用亨于岐山
17 2 míng dark 冥升
18 2 xùn obedient / mild / compliant 巽下坤上
19 2 liù six 六五
20 2 南征 nánzhēng punitive expedition to the south 南征吉
21 2 to have confidence 孚乃利用禴
22 2 見大 jiàn dà the element of visibility 用見大人
23 2 zhī him / her / them / that 九二之孚
24 2 rén person / people / a human being 用見大人
25 2 yǔn to grant / to allow / to consent 允升
26 2 district / county 升虛邑
27 2 do not 勿恤
28 2 in / at 王用亨于岐山
29 2 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 勿恤
30 2 èr two 九二
31 2 zhì a sign / a mark / a flag / a banner 志行也
32 2 jiē stairs / steps 升階
33 2 岐山 Qíshān Mount Qi 王用亨于岐山
34 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 升虛邑
35 2 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 巽而順
36 2 大吉 dàjí very auspicious / extremely lucky 大吉
37 1 yuè month
38 1 地中 dìzhōng secondary buildings on monastery grounds 地中生木
39 1 有喜 yǒuxǐ to be expecting / to be with child 有喜也
40 1 tuàn tuan / a decision using trigrams 彖曰
41 1 kūn kun / the second of the Eight Trigrams 巽下坤上
42 1 xíng to walk / to move 志行也
43 1 zài in / at 冥升在上
44 1 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 積小以高大
45 1 shí time / a point or period of time 柔以時升
46 1 rich / wealthy 消不富也
47 1 xià next 巽下坤上
48 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子以順德
49 1 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 孚乃利用禴
50 1 gāng just / barely / exactly 剛中而應
51 1 zhōng middle 剛中而應
52 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大得志也
53 1 not / no 消不富也
54 1 to doubt / to disbelieve 无所疑也
55 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 地中生木
56 1 大亨 dàhēng big shot / top gun / superstar / VIP 是以大亨
57 1 六四 liùsì 4th June 1989 六四
58 1 shì matter / thing / item 順事也
59 1 xiāo to vanish / to die out / to eliminate 消不富也
60 1 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 无所疑也
61 1 five 六五
62 1 高大 gāodà tall and lofty 積小以高大
63 1 qìng to celebrate / to congratulate 有慶也
64 1 yīng should / ought 剛中而應
65 1 得志 dezhì to succeed 大得志也
66 1 上合 shànghé SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) 上合志也
67 1 順德 shùndé Shunde 君子以順德
68 1 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以大亨
69 1 to store 積小以高大
70 1 yuè summer sacrifice 孚乃利用禴
71 1 róu soft 柔以時升
72 1 利于 lìyú be beneficial / be good for 利于不息之貞
73 1 利用 lìyòng to make use of / to use 孚乃利用禴
74 1 yuán monetary unit / dollar 元亨
75 1 yǒu is / are / to exist 有慶也
76 1 初六 chū liù sixth day of the lunar month 初六
77 1 wood / lumber 地中生木
78 1 sān three 九三
79 1 不息 bùxī not stopping 利于不息之貞

People, places

and other proper nouns

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English
岐山 Qíshān Mount Qi
上合 shànghé SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation)
顺德 順德 shùndé Shunde

Glossary

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

Simplified Traditional Pinyin English