Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

子弟 zǐdì

  1. zǐdì noun later generations
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 后生晚辈 (Guoyu '子弟' 1)
  2. zǐdì noun army recruits
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 从军的士兵 (Guoyu '子弟' 2)
  3. zǐdì noun one who frequents brothels
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '子弟' 3)
  4. zǐdì noun actor / actress
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '子弟' 4)

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷五十二 Scroll 52 11
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十九 志第四十五 選舉一 Volume 69 Treatises 45: Selection of Officials 1 8
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十一 志第三十一:  選舉一 Volume 81 Treatises 34: Selection of Officials 1 8
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十四    志第三十四  選舉志上 Volume 44 Treatises 39: Selecting and Appointing Officials 1 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 8
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十七 志第一百四十 兵一 Volume 187 Treatises 140: Military 1 8
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷62 李彪 高道悦 Volume 62: Li Biao, Gao Daoyue 7
Guanzi 《管子》 匡君小匡第二十 Chapter 20: Kuang Jun Xiao Kuang 7
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十六 志第一百〇九 選舉二 Volume 156 Treatises 109: Selection and appointment of Officials 2 7
Guanzi 《管子》 問第二十四 Chapter 24: Asking about Position 7

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
父兄子弟 父兄子弟 衛侯以國讓父兄子弟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 6
秦子弟 秦子弟 詐阬秦子弟新安二十萬 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 4
封子弟 封子弟 周文武所封子弟同姓甚眾 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 4
诸侯子弟 諸侯子弟 諸侯子弟若肺腑 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《惠景閒侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises between the Reigns of Emperor Hui and Emperor Jing 4
国子弟 國子弟 以教國子弟 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 地官司徒 第二 2. Office of Earth and Minster of Education and Social Welfare 3
史子弟 史子弟 史子弟侍中諸曹 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十六 楚元王傳 Volume 36: Prince Yuan of Chu --- Liu Xiang and Liu Xin 3
沛子弟 沛子弟 率沛子弟 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 3
择子弟 擇子弟 擇子弟可立者立之 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 3
吏子弟 吏子弟 而召豪吏子弟曰 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《田儋列傳》 Biography of Tian Dan 3
子弟多 子弟多 子弟多賴 Mencius 《孟子》 告子上 Gaozi I 3