Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

孟子 Mèng Zǐ

  1. Mèng Zǐ proper noun Mencius / Mengzi
    Domain: Confucianism 儒家 , Concept: Person 人
    Notes: C. 372-289 BCE, Mengzi was a Confucian philosopher, also known as Meng Ke (Denecke 2017, p. 210; Guoyu '孟子' 1; Idema and Haft 1997, p. 87).
  2. Mèng Zǐ proper noun Mencius / Mengzi
    Domain: Literature 文学 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Book 书名
    Notes: A book of the same name as the author. The book contains dialogs between Meng Ke and rulers or other contemporary people; one of the 「四書」 'four books' of Neoconfucianism, as designated by 朱熹 Zhu Xi (Guoyu '孟子' 2; Idema and Haft 1997, p. 87).

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句下》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou II 67
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 60
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句下》 Commentary on Li Lou II 55
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句上》 Commentary on Jin Xin I 54
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句上》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong I 51
Mencius 《孟子》 盡心上 Jin Xin I 47
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句上》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou I 40
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 40
Mencius 《孟子》 盡心下 Jin Xin II 38
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 37

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
孟子曰 孟子曰 孟子曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 序 Preface 291
公孟子 公孟子 公孟子曰 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十一 耕柱 Book 11 - Geng Zhu 19
见孟子 見孟子 莊暴見孟子 Mencius 《孟子》 梁惠王下 King Hui of Liang II 17
孟子谓 孟子謂 孟子謂齊宣王 Mencius 《孟子》 梁惠王下 King Hui of Liang II 16
孟子卒 孟子卒 孟子卒 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 7
告孟子 告孟子 時子因陳子而以告孟子 Mencius 《孟子》 公孫丑下 Gong Sun Chou II 5
孟子见 孟子見 孟子見梁惠王 Mencius 《孟子》 梁惠王上 King Hui of Liang I 5
孟子去 孟子去 孟子去齊 Mencius 《孟子》 公孫丑下 Gong Sun Chou II 4
引孟子 引孟子 引孟子以證之 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十下 班彪列傳 Volume 40b: Biography of Ban Biao 2 3
孟子注 孟子註 見趙岐孟子注 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十上 班彪列傳 Volume 40a: Biography of Ban Biao 1 3