Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

  1. noun idea
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CCD '意' 1; FE '意' 1)
  2. proper noun Italy (abbreviation)
    Domain: Geography 地理学 , Subdomain: Europe 欧洲 , Concept: Country 国家
    Notes: Abbreviation for 意大利 (yìdàlì)
  3. noun a wish / a desire / intention
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 愿望. For example, 所謂誠其意者,毋自欺也 What is meant by 'making the thoughts sincere.' is the allowing no self-deception.' (The Classic of Rites, The Great Learning《禮記‧大學》, trans. by Legge 1885; CCD '意' 2; FE '意' 2)
  4. noun mind / a desire / inner heart
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 胸怀 or 内心
  5. noun feeling / emotion / affection
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 情意 or 感情
  6. noun bearing / spirit
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 意气 or 气势
  7. verb to think of / to long for / to miss
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 思念
  8. verb to anticipate / to expect
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 意料 or 猜测 (CCD '意' 3; FE '意' 3)
  9. verb to doubt / to suspect
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 怀疑
  10. noun meaning
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (FE '意' 4)
  11. noun a suggestion / a hint
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (FE '意' 5)
  12. noun manas / mind / mentation
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: manas, Pali: manas, Japanese: i (BL 'manas'; FGDB '意')

Contained in

意想不到意识生意意大利意义有意随意注意任意意见示意图同意恶意民意愿意意思满意中意惬意创意意料意识形态意愿意味意味着意外敬意好意没意思有意思主意不好意思故意意志心意情意粗心大意大意得意意蕴惹人注意歉意玩意儿诚心诚意诚意乐意留意全心全意如意特意无意

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 127
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 32
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 31
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十一 第五鍾離宋寒列傳 Volume 41: Biographies of Diwu, Zhongli, Song, Han 29
History of Song 《宋史》 卷三百四十 列傳第九十九 呂大防兄:大忠 弟:大鈞 大臨 劉摯 蘇頌 Volume 340 Biographies 99: Lu Dafang and elder brother: Dazhong, younger brother: Dajun, Da Lin, Liu Zhi, Su Song 28
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十一 魏書十一 袁張涼國田王邴管傳 Volume 11: Book of Wei 11 - Biographies of Yuan, Zhang, Liang, Guo, Tian, Wang, Bing, and Guan 27
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十 魏書十一 袁張涼國田王邴管傳 Volume 10: Book of Wei 10 - Biographies of Xun Yu, Xun You, and Jia Xu 27
Mozi 《墨子》 卷七 天志中 Book 7 - Will of Heaven II 26
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三百〇八 列傳第一百九十六 奸臣 胡惟庸 陳瑛 嚴嵩 周延儒 溫體仁 馬士英 Volume 308 Biographies 196: Treacherous Officials - Hu Weiyong, Chen Ying, Yan Song, Zhou Yanru, Wen Tiren, Ma ShiYing 26
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十六 魏書十六 任蘇杜鄭倉傳 Volume 16: Book of Wei 16 - Biographies of Ren, Su, Du, Zheng, and Cang 26

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
孙意 孫意 季孫意如 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 15
意恢 意恢 莒殺其公子意恢 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 9
公子意 公子意 莒殺其公子意恢 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 6
志意 誌意 志意得廣焉 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 5
荡意 盪意 司城蕩意諸來奔 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 5
成公意 成公意 成公意也 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 4
上意 上意 量上意 Guanzi 《管子》 八觀第十三 Chapter 13: Eight Observations 4
顺天意 順天意 順天意者 Mozi 《墨子》 卷七 天志上 Book 7 - Will of Heaven I 4
意行 意行 謂之不善意行 Mozi 《墨子》 卷七 天志中 Book 7 - Will of Heaven II 4
乡意 鄉意 欲眾之親上鄉意也 Guanzi 《管子》 版法解第六十六 Chapter 66: Ban Fa Jie 3