Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

huà huā

  1. huà verb to make into / to change into / to transform
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Change 变化
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 变化.
  2. huà suffix -ization
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Affixes 附类
    Notes: A nominal suffix indicating change, for example, in 老化 'aging' 腐化 'corruption' and 现代化 'modernization' (Sun 2006, loc. 714)
  3. huà verb to melt
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  4. huà verb to digest
    Domain: Health 健康
  5. huà verb to collect alms
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 募化.
  6. huà verb to burn
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Fire 火
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 火烧.
  7. huà verb to die
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Life 生活
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 死.
  8. huà verb to dispel / to eliminate / to remove
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 消除 or 去掉.
  9. huà noun a custom / a tradition / a convention
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Culture 文化
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 习俗 or 风气.
  10. huà noun chemistry
    Domain: Chemistry 化学
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 化学.
  11. huā verb to make into / to change into
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Change 变化
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 化 is similar in meaning to 变化.

Contained in

变化现代化深化恶化文化中化集团优化化学四化四个现代化强化格式化军事化多元化净化石化信息化个性化自动化化工专业化全球化二氧化硫氮氧化物化工厂氢氧化物化合物光化学消化西方化政治化绿化美化暖化全球暖化简化进化氧化氧化物互补金属氧化物半导体化合化石化验数字化数字化图书馆数字化资源库儿化转化乐器数字化接口二氧化碳分化

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十三 志第十三 樂下 Volume 23 Treatises 13: Music Part Two 30
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷五十二 列傳第二十二 郤詵 阮种 華譚 Volume 52 Biographies 22: Xi Shen; Ruan Zhong; Hua Tan; Yuan Fu 27
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十二 志第十二 樂上 Volume 22 Treatises 12: Music Part One 17
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷五十六 董仲舒傳 Volume 56: Dong Zhongshu 17
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷二十 泰族訓 Chapter 20: superior Lineage 17
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 16
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十九 王充王符仲長統列傳 Volume 49: Biographies of Wang Chong, Wang Fu, Zhongchang Tong 16
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master 15
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十九上 王莽傳 Volume 99a: Wang Mang 1 15
Guanzi 《管子》 侈靡第三十五 Chapter 35: Extravagance 15

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
天下化 天下化 天下化之 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧甫田之什‧賓之初筵 Minor odes of the kingdom - Fu Tian Zhi Shen - Bao Zhi Chu Yan 10
化育 化育 則可以贊天地之化育 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《中庸》 The State of Equilibrium and Harmony, also known as the Doctrine of the Mean 9
化民 化民 未足以化民 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《學記》 Record on the Subject of Education 8
化物 化物 則是物至而人化物也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 6
民化 民化 殷民化之 Guanzi 《管子》 形勢第二 Chapter 2: Circumstances 6
化行 化行 關雎之化行 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧兔罝 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Tu Ju 4
言化 言化 言化自北而南也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 序 Preface 4
人化 人化 衞人化其上 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧谷風 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Gu Feng 4
万化 萬化 千變萬化而未始有極也 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷二 俶真訓 Chapter 2: Starting with the Truth 4
化变 化變 則君民化變而不自知也 Guanzi 《管子》 八觀第十三 Chapter 13: Eight Observations 3