Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

茶叶 (茶葉) cháyè

cháyè noun tea / tea-leaves
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Food and Drink 饮食 , Concept: Beverage 饮料
Notes: Although this term is translated to tea the literal meaning is tea leaves. The character 茶 by itself means the actual drink.

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第三十三回 Chapter 33 1
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第二回 Chapter 2 1
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第二十一回 Chapter 21 1
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百七十二 列傳第一百二十二: 令狐楚 牛僧孺 蕭俛 李石 Volume 172 Biographies 122: Ling Huchu, Niu Sengru, Xiaomian, Li Shi 1
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十九 志第二十九: 食貨下 Volume 49 Treatises 29: Finance and Economics 2 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
摘茶叶 摘茶葉 摘茶葉於官場中造 Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十九 志第二十九: 食貨下 Volume 49 Treatises 29: Finance and Economics 2 2