Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

传说 (傳說) chuánshuō

  1. chuánshuō noun legend / folklore / tradition
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Mythology 神话
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '傳說'; Guoyu '傳說' 2)
  2. chuánshuō verb it is said / to pass from mouth to mouth
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '傳說'; Guoyu '傳說' 1)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷10 孝莊紀 Volume 10 Annals: Xiaozhuang (Emperor Xiaozhuang) 3
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二十八 志第四 五行一 Volume 28 Treatises 4: Five Elements 1 2
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷32 志第27 經籍一 Volume 32 Treatises 27: Bibliography 1 2
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十 兿文志 Volume 30: Treatise on Literature 2
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷19 志第14 天文上 Volume 19 Treatises 14: Astronomy 1 1
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷九十二 列傳第四十二: 魏元忠 韋安石 蕭至忠 宗楚客 紀處訥 Volume 92 Biographies 42: Wei Yuanzhong, Wei Anshi, Ziao Zhizhong, Zong Chuke, Ji Chune 1
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六十四 吳書十九 諸葛滕二孫濮陽傳 Volume 64: Book of Wu 19 - Biographies of Zhuge, Teng, the two Suns, and Puyang 1
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷33 志第28 經籍二 Volume 33 Treatises 28: Bibliography 2 1
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷97 島夷桓玄 海夷馮跋 島夷劉裕 Volume 97: Huan Xuan of the Daoyi People, Feng Ba of the Haiyi, Liu Yu of the Daoyi 1
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十九 志第九 禮上 Volume 19 Treatises 9: Rites Part One 1


Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
诸子传说 諸子傳說 下及諸子傳說 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十 兿文志 Volume 30: Treatise on Literature 3
五行传说 五行傳說 好洪範五行傳說 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十九 張衡列傳 Volume 59: Biography of Zhang Heng 2
表传说 錶傳說 又江表传说策悉识韩当军士 Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷四十六 吳書一 孫破虜討逆傳 Volume 46: Book of Wu 1 - Biographies of Sun Who Destroys Barbarians, and Sun Who Attacks Rebels 2
一个传说 一個傳說 每一个生肖的背后都有一个传说 Media articles 猴年 Year of the Monkey - Fragment c (2016-01-30) 2