Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

shǎo shào

  1. shǎo adjective few
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: In the sense of 不多 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adj 1; Unihan '少')
  2. shǎo verb to decrease / to lessen / to lose
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: In the sense of 丟失 (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 3)
  3. shǎo adverb slightly / somewhat
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 略微 or 稍微 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 3)
  4. shǎo verb to be inadequate / to be insufficient
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 不夠 (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 1; Unihan '少')
  5. shǎo verb to be less than
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 2)
  6. shǎo verb to despise / to scorn / to look down on
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 轻视 (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 4)
  7. shǎo adverb short-term
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不久 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 1)
  8. shǎo adverb infrequently
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不经常 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 2)
  9. shǎo adverb slightly / somewhat
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 略微 or 稍微 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 2)
  10. shào adjective young
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 年幼 or 年轻 (Guoyu '少' shào adj 1)
  11. shào noun youth
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 年轻的时候 (Guoyu '少' shào n 1)
  12. shào noun a youth / a young person
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 年轻人 (Guoyu '少' shào n 2)
  13. shào proper noun Shao
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '少' shào n 3)

Contained in

至少僧多粥少粥少僧多少数少于减少少年多少必不可少青少年少数民族不少缺少阔少或多或少少女少先队少量少长极少少林寺新少林寺前少帝后少帝汉少帝 以少胜多刘少奇年少回少向多少光天少净天稀少少吴绫少府宋少帝鲜少较少青少年福利佛为年少比丘说正事经少室六门少康年少王子计功多少量彼来处少见少林少善根少善少儿老少不可缺少少妇

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第三 律曆下 曆法 Volume 93: Rhythm and the Calendar Part Three 54
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十二 志第二 歷上 Volume 12 Treatises 2: Calendar 1 45
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十三 志第三 歷下 Volume 13 Treatises 3: Calendar 2 34
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷一 魏書一 武帝紀 Volume 1: Book of Wei 1 - Annals of Emperor Wu 31
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六 魏書六 董二袁劉傳 Volume 6: Book of Wei 6 - Biographies of Dong, the two Yuans, and Liu 31
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷九十四 列傳第六十四 隱逸 Volume 94 Biographies 64: Hermits and Recluses 29
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 26
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷七十五 列傳第四十五 王湛 荀崧 范汪 劉惔 張憑 韓伯 Volume 75 Biographies 45: Wang Zhan; Xun Song; Fan Wang; Liu Tan 25
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷五十七 吳書十二 虞陸張駱陸吾朱傳 Volume 57: Book of Wu 12 - Biographies of Yu, Lu, Zhang, Luo, Lu, Wu, and Zhu 25
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《仲尼弟子列傳》 Biographies of the disciples of Zhongni 24

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
少退 少退 宰自右少退 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 士冠禮 第一 1. Capping rites for (the son of) a common officer 19
少师 少師 少師 Book of Documents 《尚書》 商書 微子 Shang Shu - Count of Wei 16
少牢 少牢 殷以少牢 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 10
少皞 少皞 少皞氏有不才子 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 8
少进 少進 少進 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 8
少姜 少姜 致少姜 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 7
少傅 少傅 少傅 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 周官 Zhou Shu - Officers of Zhou 5
少安 少安 可以少安 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 4
少待 少待 姑少待我 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 4
少称 少稱 將尊師少稱將 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 4