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 jiǔ nine 九二
7 3 shàng top / a high position 巽下坤上
8 3 zhēn virtuous / chaste / pure 貞吉
9 3 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble 元亨
10 2 yǔn to grant / to allow / to consent 允升
11 2 大吉 dàjí very auspicious / extremely lucky 大吉
12 2 xùn obedient / mild / compliant 巽下坤上
13 2 zhì sign / mark / flag 志行也
14 2 district / county 升虛邑
15 2 wáng Wang 王用亨于岐山
16 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 升虛邑
17 2 nán south 南征吉
18 2 to have confidence 孚乃利用禴
19 2 jiē stairs / steps 升階
20 2 見大 jiàn dà the element of visibility 用見大人
21 2 liù six 六五
22 2 rén person / people / a human being 用見大人
23 2 nián year
24 2 岐山 Qíshān Mount Qi 王用亨于岐山
25 2 zhēng to march / to travel on a long journey 南征吉
26 2 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 无咎
27 2 èr two 九二
28 2 míng dark 冥升
29 2 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 勿恤
30 2 shùn to obey 巽而順
31 1 高大 gāodà tall and lofty 積小以高大
32 1 地中 dìzhōng secondary buildings on monastery grounds 地中生木
33 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大得志也
34 1 to doubt / to disbelieve 无所疑也
35 1 利于 lìyú be beneficial / be good for 利于不息之貞
36 1 to be fond of / to like 有喜也
37 1 wood / lumber 地中生木
38 1 interest 利于不息之貞
39 1 yuè month
40 1 to store 積小以高大
41 1 xíng to walk / to move 志行也
42 1 qìng to celebrate / to congratulate 有慶也
43 1 xiāo to vanish / to die out / to eliminate 消不富也
44 1 利用 lìyòng to make use of / to use 孚乃利用禴
45 1 上合 shànghé SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) 上合志也
46 1 sān three 九三
47 1 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 積小以高大
48 1 六四 liùsì 4th June 1989 六四
49 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子以順德
50 1 kūn kun / the second of the Eight Trigrams 巽下坤上
51 1 shí time / a period of time 柔以時升
52 1 yuè sacrifice 孚乃利用禴
53 1 five 六五
54 1 得志 dezhì to succeed 大得志也
55 1 tuàn tuan / a decision using trigrams 彖曰
56 1 zài in / at 冥升在上
57 1 初六 chū liù sixth day of the lunar month 初六
58 1 shì matter / thing / item 順事也
59 1 róu soft 柔以時升
60 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 地中生木
61 1 大亨 dàhēng big shot / top gun / superstar / VIP 是以大亨
62 1 rich / wealthy 消不富也
63 1 順德 shùndé Shunde 君子以順德
64 1 zhōng middle 剛中而應

Frequencies of all Words

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Rank Frequency Chinese Pinyin English Usage
1 11 shēng to ascend / to go up
2 8 yuē to speak / to say 彖曰
3 8 also / too 有慶也
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 jiǔ nine 九二
8 3 shàng top / a high position 巽下坤上
9 3 zhēn virtuous / chaste / pure 貞吉
10 3 so as to / in order to 柔以時升
11 3 hēng smoothly progressing / no trouble 元亨
12 3 no 无咎
13 2 yǔn to grant / to allow / to consent 允升
14 2 大吉 dàjí very auspicious / extremely lucky 大吉
15 2 xùn obedient / mild / compliant 巽下坤上
16 2 zhī him / her / them / that 九二之孚
17 2 zhì sign / mark / flag 志行也
18 2 district / county 升虛邑
19 2 wáng Wang 王用亨于岐山
20 2 not / no 利于不息之貞
21 2 devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain 升虛邑
22 2 nán south 南征吉
23 2 to have confidence 孚乃利用禴
24 2 jiē stairs / steps 升階
25 2 見大 jiàn dà the element of visibility 用見大人
26 2 liù six 六五
27 2 ér and / as well as / but (not) / yet (not) 巽而順
28 2 yǒu is / are / to exist 有慶也
29 2 rén person / people / a human being 用見大人
30 2 nián year
31 2 in / at 王用亨于岐山
32 2 岐山 Qíshān Mount Qi 王用亨于岐山
33 2 zhēng to march / to travel on a long journey 南征吉
34 2 jiù to punish / to chastise / to blame 无咎
35 2 èr two 九二
36 2 míng dark 冥升
37 2 do not 勿恤
38 2 to sympathize / to give relief / to compensate 勿恤
39 2 shùn to obey 巽而順
40 1 高大 gāodà tall and lofty 積小以高大
41 1 地中 dìzhōng secondary buildings on monastery grounds 地中生木
42 1 big / great / huge / large / major 大得志也
43 1 nǎi thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon 孚乃利用禴
44 1 to doubt / to disbelieve 无所疑也
45 1 利于 lìyú be beneficial / be good for 利于不息之貞
46 1 to be fond of / to like 有喜也
47 1 yuán monetary unit / dollar 元亨
48 1 是以 shìyǐ therefore / thus / so / hence 是以大亨
49 1 wood / lumber 地中生木
50 1 interest 利于不息之貞
51 1 yuè month
52 1 to store 積小以高大
53 1 xíng to walk / to move 志行也
54 1 qìng to celebrate / to congratulate 有慶也
55 1 xiāo to vanish / to die out / to eliminate 消不富也
56 1 xià next 巽下坤上
57 1 利用 lìyòng to make use of / to use 孚乃利用禴
58 1 上合 shànghé SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) 上合志也
59 1 sān three 九三
60 1 xiǎo small / tiny / insignificant 積小以高大
61 1 六四 liùsì 4th June 1989 六四
62 1 君子 jūnzi junzi / a nobleman / a person of noble character / a person of virtue / sovereign 君子以順德
63 1 kūn kun / the second of the Eight Trigrams 巽下坤上
64 1 shí time / a period of time 柔以時升
65 1 yīng should / ought 剛中而應
66 1 yuè sacrifice 孚乃利用禴
67 1 five 六五
68 1 得志 dezhì to succeed 大得志也
69 1 gāng just / barely / exactly 剛中而應
70 1 tuàn tuan / a decision using trigrams 彖曰
71 1 zài in / at 冥升在上
72 1 初六 chū liù sixth day of the lunar month 初六
73 1 shì matter / thing / item 順事也
74 1 róu soft 柔以時升
75 1 shēng to be born / to give birth 地中生木
76 1 大亨 dàhēng big shot / top gun / superstar / VIP 是以大亨
77 1 rich / wealthy 消不富也
78 1 suǒ measure word for houses, small buildings and institutions 无所疑也
79 1 順德 shùndé Shunde 君子以順德
80 1 zhōng middle 剛中而應

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