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茧 (繭) jiǎn

jiǎn noun a cocoon
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然

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作茧自缚作茧

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋蟲》 Explanation of Insects 5
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 4
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十四‧糸部》 Scroll 14, Mì Radical 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷八‧日部》 Scroll 8, Rì Radical 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Biographies of Usurers 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 1

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
茧茧 繭繭 言容繭繭 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《王制》 Royal Regulations 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
《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
衣裳 《雜記上》 Miscellaneous Records I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《釋蟲》 Explanation of Insects in Er Ya 《爾雅》 5
天地 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
天地 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《太史公自序》 Biographies of Usurers in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《束部》 Shù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
以為 《卷八‧日部》 Scroll 8, Rì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《衣部》 Yī Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《卷十四‧糸部》 Scroll 14, Mì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《虫部》 Chóng Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《滕文公章句下》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong II in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1