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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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
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
Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 37
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
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十九上 王莽傳 Volume 99a: Wang Mang 1 29
Book of Southern Qi 《南齊書》 卷九 志第一 禮上 Volume 9 Treatises 1: Rituals 1 29
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十五 袁張韓周列傳 Volume 45: Biographies of Yuan, Zhang, Han, Zhou 28
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷八十六 列傳第五十六 張軌 Volume 86 Biographies 56: Zhang Gui 27
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十一 志第十一 禮下 Volume 21 Treatises 11: Rites Part Three 26
Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 26
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十 趙三 Chapter 20: Zhao III 26

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
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 10
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
称子 稱子 约与婚姻则称子 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧氓 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Mang 6
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 6
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 5
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
称公子 稱公子 何以不稱公子 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 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
称侯 稱侯 其餘大國稱侯 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 3