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择 (擇) zé zhái

  1. zhái verb to pick (fruit, etc)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (Guoyu '擇' zhái; Unihan '擇')
  2. verb to select / to choose / to pick
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '擇' zé v 1; Unihan '擇')
  3. verb to differentiate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '擇' zé v 2)

Contained in

选择物竞天择不择手段选择器选择性抉择择灭梵天择地法建立曼荼罗及拣择地法决择决择分顺决择分择偶择日择菜采择别无选择自然选择择定定向选择平衡选择族群选择净化选择选择题择食天择

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 15
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Biographies of Usurers 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 3
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《述而第七》 Commentary on Shu Er VII 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 3
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men 3
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《田子方》 Tian Zi-fang 3

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
择善 擇善 擇善而固執之者也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《中庸》 The State of Equilibrium and Harmony, also known as the Doctrine of the Mean 8
能择 能擇 鳥能擇木 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孔子世家》 House of Confucius 6
不暇择 不暇擇 欲心勝而不暇擇也 Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《鄉黨第十》 Commentary on Xiang Dang X 3
择可 擇可 擇可勞而勞之 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 20. 《堯曰》 Yao Yue 3
择贤 擇賢 年鈞擇賢 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯周公世家》 House of Lu Zhougong 3
择元年 擇元年 敬侯馮無擇元年 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 3
择交 擇交 在於擇交 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 3
观择 觀擇 令好事者觀擇其中焉 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 2
择吉 擇吉 擇吉月日 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors 2
请择 請擇 君請擇於斯二者 Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
20. 《堯曰》 Yao Yue in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《內則》 The Pattern of the Family in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
君子 《少儀》 Smaller Rules of Demeanour in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
是故不可 《學記》 Record on the Subject of Education in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《田子方》 Tian Zi-fang in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《則陽》 Ze-yang in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
天下 《讓王》 Kings who have wished to resign the Throne in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋畜》 Explanation of Domestic Animals in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
月日 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 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》 2
子弟 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
高祖功臣郎中 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《艸部》 Cǎo 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
《攴部》 Pū Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《米部》 Mǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《見部》 Jiàn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1