Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

苍蝇 (蒼蠅) cāngying

cāngying noun a fly
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Zoology 动物学 , Concept: Insect 昆虫

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十八 Scroll 28 3
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百一十三 載記第十三 苻堅上 Volume 113 Records 13: Fu Jian Part One 2
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧甫田之什‧青蠅 Minor odes of the kingdom - Fu Tian Zhi Shen - Qing Ying 1
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷十八  列傳第六: 景穆十二王下 Volume 18 Biographies 6: Jingmu's Twelve Sons 2 1
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第六回 Chapter 6 1
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十四 Scroll 14 1
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷十三 隗囂公孫述列傳 Volume 13: Biographies of Wei Xiao; Gongsun Shu 1
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六十二 吳書十七 是儀胡綜傳 Volume 62: Book of Wu 17 - Biographies of Shi Yi and Hu Zong 1
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷41 源賀 Volume 41: Yuan He 1
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧齊‧雞鳴 Lessons from the states - Odes of Qi - Ji Ming 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
苍蝇点 蒼蠅點 蒼蠅點白 Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷八十 列傳第三十: 褚遂良 韓瑗 來濟 上官儀 Volume 80 Biographies 30: Chu Suiliang, Han Yuan, Lai Ji, Shang Guanyi 2
受苍蝇 受蒼蠅 以丹青之潔而受蒼蠅之汙 Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷41 源賀 Volume 41: Yuan He 2