Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

规矩 (規矩) guīju

  1. guīju noun established standard / rule / customs / practices
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Customs 习俗
    Notes: Literally compass and set square
  2. guīju adjective upright and honest / well-behaved
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Morality 道德

Contained in

八识规矩补注规矩准绳守规矩八识规矩颂

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 6
Han Feizi 《韓非子》 解老第二十 Chapter 20: Commentaries on Laozi's Teachings 5
Guanzi 《管子》 法法第十六 Chapter 16: Fa Fa 5
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十一 Scroll 11 5
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十七 志第一百一十 選舉三 Volume 157 Treatises 110: Selection and appointment of Officials 3 5
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 4
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十一 志第三十一:  選舉一 Volume 81 Treatises 34: Selection of Officials 1 4
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十七 Scroll 17 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《書‧禮書》 Treatises - Rites 3
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I 3

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
枥规矩 櫪規矩 行謂率教不戾規矩 History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十七 志第一百一十 選舉三 Volume 157 Treatises 110: Selection and appointment of Officials 3 8
中规矩 中規矩 故城郭不必中規矩 Guanzi 《管子》 乘馬第五 Chapter 5: A Team of Horses 8
准绳规矩 準繩規矩 準繩規矩 Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 4
蹈规矩 蹈規矩 遵蹈規矩 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 4
灭规矩 滅規矩 滅規矩而改鑿 Songs of Chu 《楚辭》 卷第八 九辯 Chapter 8: Nine Changes 4
规矩绳墨 規矩繩墨 吏民規矩繩墨也 Guanzi 《管子》 七主七臣第五十二 Chapter 52: Seven Rulers and Seven Ministers 3
规矩诚 規矩誠 規矩誠設 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《經解》 The Different Teachings of the Different Kings 3
人规矩 人規矩 能與人規矩 Mencius 《孟子》 盡心下 Jin Xin II 3
规矩钩 規矩鉤 皆中規矩鉤繩 Guanzi 《管子》 形勢解第六十四 Chapter 64: Resolving a Situation 3
应规矩 應規矩 應規矩之淑質兮 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十二 崔駰列傳 Volume 52: Biography of Cui Yin 3