Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

荐 (薦) jiàn

  1. jiàn verb to recommend / to elect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 推荐 (CCD 1 '荐' 1; Guoyu '薦' v 3; Unihan '薦'; XHZD '荐' 1)
  2. jiàn verb to offer / to present
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 献 (CCD 1 '荐' 2; Guoyu '薦' v 2; Unihan '薦')
  3. jiàn noun straw / grass
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 草 (CCD 2 '荐' 1; Guoyu '薦' n 1; XHZD '荐' 2)
  4. jiàn noun a straw mat
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 草垫 (CCD 2 '荐' 2; Guoyu '薦' n 2)
  5. jiàn noun an offering
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 祭品 (Guoyu '薦' n 3)
  6. jiàn verb to pad
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '薦' v 1)
  7. jiàn adverb repeatedly / frequently
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 屡次 (Guoyu '薦' adv)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百〇八 志第六十一 禮十一 Volume 108 Treatises 61: Rites 11 53
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十 志第十: 音樂三 Volume 30 Treatises 10: Music 3 48
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百三十七 志第九十 樂十二 Volume 137 Treatises 90: Music 12 43
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十 志第一百十三 選舉六 Volume 160 Treatises 113: Selection and appointment of Officials 6 43
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百三十三 志第八十六 樂八 Volume 133 Treatises 86: Music 8 41
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百三十二 志第八十五 樂七 Volume 132 Treatises 85: Music 7 31
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十二 志第三十八 樂二 Volume 62 Treatises 38: Music 2 31
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百三十四 志第八十七 樂九 Volume 134 Treatises 87: Music 9 30
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三百〇六 列傳第一百九十四 閹黨 焦芳 張綵 顧秉謙 崔呈秀 劉志選 曹欽程 王紹徽 霍維華 閻鳴泰 賈繼春 田爾耕 Volume 306 Biographies 194: Eunuchs - Jiao Fang, Zhang Cai, Gu Bingqian, Cui Chengxiu, Liu Zhixuan, Cao Qincheng, Wang Shaohui, Huo Weihua, Yan Mingtai, Jia Jichun, Tian Ergeng 29
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百八十五 列傳第一百七十三 文苑一 Volume 285 Biographies 173: Literature 1 28

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
荐脯 薦脯 薦脯醢 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 士冠禮 第一 1. Capping rites for (the son of) a common officer 31
荐东 薦東 冠者奠觶于薦東 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 士冠禮 第一 1. Capping rites for (the son of) a common officer 9
荐俎 薦俎 薦其薦俎 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices 9
祭荐 祭薦 告賓祭薦而不食 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《雜記下》 Miscellaneous Records II 7
荐右 薦右 獲者薦右東面立飲 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉射禮 第五 5. Rites of the district archery meet 7
荐寝 薦寢 先薦寢廟 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 7
夫人荐 夫人薦 夫人薦盎 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character 7
先荐 先薦 先薦寢廟 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 7
荐南 薦南 介則薦南奠之 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉飲酒禮 第四 4. Rites of the district symposium 7
荐西 薦西 奠爵于薦西 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉飲酒禮 第四 4. Rites of the district symposium 7