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  1. verb to arise / to get up
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: An intransitive verb (Unihan '起')
  2. measure word case / instance / batch / group
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: 起 can be used for occurrences or unpredictable events (case, instance, etc) or for groups of things (batch, group, etc)
  3. verb to rise / to raise
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: (Unihan '起')
  4. verb to grow out / to bring forth
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
  5. verb to integrate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  6. verb to start / to occur
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (Unihan '起')
  7. verb to establish / to build
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 起 is synonymous with 建造 or 建立 in this sense.
  8. noun a crowd / a flock / a group
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 起 is synonymous with 群, 组, or 批 in this sense.
  9. measure word an occurrence / an instance
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: A measure word for events

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一起起点起来发起引起崛起起伏起名瞧不起了不起从_起对不起起床看不起对得起起码惹起起初起飞起义起源看起来起草起哄起劲起身起诉掀起兴起起笔逆锋起笔缘起提起起居经得起经不起发起者起见缘起法缘起性空起步打起瞌睡起信疏起信论起信大乘起信论人民起义明末农民起义农民起义吴起秦末农民起义

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu 101
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孫子吳起列傳》 Biographies of Sun Tzu and Wu Qi 26
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 25
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 20
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《惠景閒侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises between the Reigns of Emperor Hui and Emperor Jing 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《劉敬叔孫通列傳》 Biographies of Liu Jing and Shusun Tong 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 10

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
时起 時起 百螣時起 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 9
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
兵戎 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 8
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
聖人 《胠篋》 Cutting open Satchels in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
大事 《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
元首 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
諸侯 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 14
《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 20
《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 11
美色 《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
牽牛 《牛部》 Niú Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
可以 《犛部》 Lí Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《走部》 Zǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《辵部》 Chuò Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
A Tune of Crows Roosting Before the Eve in Selections of Tang Poetry 2