Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

xiào

  1. xiào verb to be filial
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: For example, 孝弟也者,其為仁之本與 'Filial piety and fraternal submission! - are they not the root of all benevolent actions?.' (Lunyu 1:2)
  2. xiào noun filial piety
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 孝 is a key ideal in Confucianism (Sun 2006, loc. 1300).

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷六十四 列傳第五十二: 韋孝寬 韋瑱 柳虯 Volume 64 Biographies 52: Wei Xiaokuan, Wei Zhen, Liu Qiu 104
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十七 志第一百 儀衞五 Volume 147 Treatises 100: Ceremonial Guards 5 104
Book of Zhou 《周書》 卷31 列傳第23 韋孝寬 韋敻 梁士彥 Volume 31 Biographies 23: Wei Xiaokuan; Wei Xiong; Liang Shiyan 87
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百十三 列傳第一 后妃一 Volume 113 Biographies 1: Empresses and Consorts 1 85
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百十四 列傳第二 后妃二 Volume 114 Biographies 2: Empresses and Consorts 2 75
History of the Southern Dynasties 《南史》 卷三十九 列傳第二十九 殷孝祖 劉勉 Volume 39 Biographies 29: Yin Xiaozu, Liu Mian 67
History of the Southern Dynasties 《南史》 卷十四  列傳第四 宋宗室及諸王下 Volume 14 Biographies 4: Members of the Song Imperial Family 2 67
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷六十 列傳第十: 宗室 (太祖諸子 代祖諸子) Volume 60 Biographies 10: Members of the Imperial Family (All Descendents of Taizu and Daizu) 66
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷57 高祐 崔挺 Volume 57: Gao You, Cui Ting 65
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷三十七 志第二十七 州郡三 Volume 37 Treatises 27: Administrative Districts 3 59

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
孝弟 孝弟 共儉孝弟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 23
孝公 孝公 鄭姬生孝公 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 22
孝孙 孝孫 孝孫有慶 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧谷風之什‧楚茨 Minor odes of the kingdom - Gu Feng Zhi Shen - Chhu Ci 17
慈孝 慈孝 是以入則不慈孝父母 Mozi 《墨子》 卷二 尚賢中 Book 2 - Exaltation of the Virtuous II 14
孝伯 孝伯 生孝伯 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 9
言孝 言孝 永言孝思 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧下武 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Xia Wu 7
孟孝 孟孝 孟孝伯侵齊 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 6
孝慈 孝慈 孝慈則忠 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng 6
齐孝 齊孝 齊孝公伐我北鄙 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 5
问孝 問孝 孟懿子問孝 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng 5