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叹 (嘆) tàn

tàn verb to sigh / to gasp / to exclaim
Domain: Sound 声

Contained in

惊叹叹词叹气赞叹感叹感叹号感叹句叹息惊叹赞叹悲叹慨叹叹德赞叹

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孔子世家》 House of Confucius 5
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 4
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《口部》 Kǒu Radical 4
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樂書》 Music 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《越王句踐世家》 House of King Goujian of Yue 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《儒林列傳》 Biographies of Confucian Scholars 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《日者列傳》 Biographies of Soothsayers 2
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 2

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
嗟叹 嗟嘆 故嗟嘆之 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 4
叹曰 嘆曰 嘆曰 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《齊太公世家》 House of Duke Tai of Qi 3
三叹 三嘆 壹倡而三嘆 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 3

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
然而 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
孔子 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
未嘗 《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《書‧禮書》 Treatises - Rites in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《樂書》 Music in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《齊太公世家》 House of Duke Tai of Qi in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《口部》 Kǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 4