Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

弟弟 dìdi

dìdi noun younger brother
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Family 家
Notes: 家弟 is formal, in contrast to the informal 弟弟 (Sun 2006, loc. 977)

Contained in

小弟弟

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 1
Book of Changes 《易經》 家人 Jia Ren 1
Xunzi 《荀子》 王制篇第九 Chapter 9: Royal Regulations 1
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十七 志第七: 禮儀七 Volume 27 Treatises 7: Rites 7 1
Mozi 《墨子》 卷六 節葬下 Book 6 - Simplicity in Funerals III 1
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪服四制》 The Four Principles Underlying the Dress of Mourning 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十六 楚元王傳 Volume 36: Prince Yuan of Chu --- Liu Xiang and Liu Xin 1
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 词组 Phrases 1
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷一百九十五  列傳第一百二十 孝友 Volume 195 Biographies 120: Filial Obedience and Brotherly Friendship 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷八十九 循吏傳 Volume 89: Upright Officials 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
孝子弟弟 孝子弟弟 孝子弟弟貞婦 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪服四制》 The Four Principles Underlying the Dress of Mourning 2
弟弟贞 弟弟貞 孝子弟弟貞婦 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪服四制》 The Four Principles Underlying the Dress of Mourning 2