Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

guǎ

  1. guǎ adjective few
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
  2. guǎ noun a widow
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: People 人
    Notes: (Unihan '寡')
  3. guǎ verb to be few
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  4. guǎ adjective alone / friendless
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '寡')

Contained in

寡妇寡人寡居鳏寡孤独孤寡寡言寡助多寡寡头孤陋寡闻沉默寡言不患寡守寡寡陋寡见少闻寡见鲜闻寡闻少见敌众我寡寡不敌众

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 62
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 47
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 28
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 27
Mozi 《墨子》 卷六 節葬下 Book 6 - Simplicity in Funerals III 19
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《雜記上》 Miscellaneous Records I 17
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 14
Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 地官司徒 第二 2. Office of Earth and Minster of Education and Social Welfare 13
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十七 Scroll 17 10
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十 Scroll 20 10

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
寡君 寡君 實弒寡君 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 228
众寡 眾寡 對曰無有眾寡 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 26
鳏寡 鰥寡 哀此鰥寡 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鴻鴈之什‧鴻鴈 Minor odes of the kingdom - Hong Yan Zhi Shen - Hong Yan 15
曰寡 曰寡 稱諸異邦曰寡小君 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 16. 《季氏》 Ji Shi 12
暴寡 暴寡 眾者暴寡 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 8
寡大夫 寡大夫 君辱貺寡大夫圍 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 8
在寡 在寡 君若辱在寡君 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 7
矜寡 矜寡 至于矜寡 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鴻鴈之什‧鴻鴈 Minor odes of the kingdom - Hong Yan Zhi Shen - Hong Yan 5
寡小 寡小 稱諸異邦曰寡小君 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 16. 《季氏》 Ji Shi 4
寡妻 寡妻 刑于寡妻 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧思齊 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Si Zhai 3