Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

称 (稱) chēng chèn

  1. chēng verb to call / to address
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: (ABC 'chēng' 称 v 1; NCCED '称' 2 chēng 3; Unihan '稱')
  2. chèn verb to suit / to match / to suit
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '称' chèn 1)
  3. chēng verb to say
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'chēng' 称 v 2; NCCED '称' 2 chēng 2; Unihan '稱')
  4. chēng verb to weigh
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '称' 1 chēng)
  5. chēng verb to weigh
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Same as chēng (NCCED '称' chèng)
  6. chēng verb to praise / to commend
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: FGS translation standard: Praise (ABC 'chēng' 称 v 3; NCCED '称' 2 chēng 1; Unihan '稱')
  7. chēng verb to name
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '称' 2 chēng 3; Unihan '稱')
  8. chēng noun a name / an appellation
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 名称 (ABC 'chēng' 称 bf; NCCED '称' 2 chēng 4)
  9. chēng verb to claim to be / to proclaim oneself
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '称' 2 chēng 5)
  10. chēng verb to raise / to lift up
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '称' 3 chēng)
  11. chèn adjective suitable
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'chèn' 称; NCCED '称' chèn 2)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷95 匈奴劉聰 羯胡石勒 鐵弗劉虎 徒何慕容廆 臨渭氐苻健 羌姚萇 略陽氐吕光 Volume 95: Liu Cong of the Xiongnu, Shi Le of the Jie People, Liu Hu of the Tiefu, Murong Hui of the Tuhe, Fu Jian of the Linwei Di, Yao Chong of the Qiang, Lu Guang of the Lüeyang Di 43
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十三 魏書十三 鍾繇華歆王朗傳 Volume 13: Book of Wei 13 - Biographies of Zhong Yao, Hua Xin, and Wang Lang 38
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百二十一 志第七十四 禮二十四 Volume 121 Treatises 74: Rites 24 38
Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 37
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷九十三 列傳第八十一: 僭偽附庸 Volume 93 Biographies 81: Vassal States 36
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百九十一 列傳第七十九 毛澄 汪俊 吳一鵬 朱希周 何孟春 豐熙 徐文華 薛蕙 Volume 191 Biographies 79: Mao Cheng, Wang Jun, Wu Yipeng, Zhu Xizhou, He Mengchun, Feng Xi, Xu Wenhua, Xue Hui 36
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百九十七 列傳第八十五 席書 霍韜 熊浹 黃宗明 黃綰 Volume 197 Biographies 85: Xi Shu, Huo Tao, Xiong Jia, Huang Zongming, Huang Wan 35
History of Jin 《金史》 卷五十八 志第三十九: 百官四 符制 印製 鐵券 官誥 百官俸給 Volume 58 Treatises 39: Official Posts 4 - Counting Systems, Printing, Iron Certificates, Official Proclamations, Official Salaries 35
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷三十九 劉趙淳于江劉周趙列傳 Volume 39: Biographies of Liu, Zhao, Chunyu, Jiang, Liu, Zhou, Zhao 34
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百一十 志第六十三 禮十三 Volume 110 Treatises 63: Rites 13 34

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
称夫人 稱夫人 不稱夫人 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 7
称人 稱人 其稱人何 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 6
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
国称 國稱 女在其國稱女 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 4
称使 稱使 何以不稱使 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 4
称弟 稱弟 凡稱弟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 4
称君 稱君 凡弒君稱君 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 3
称疾 稱疾 僖伯稱疾不從 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 3
称女 稱女 女曷為或稱女 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 3
称主人 稱主人 婚禮不稱主人 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 3