Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

假借 jiǎ jiè

  1. jiǎ jiè verb to make use of
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  2. jiǎ jiè noun a loan character
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: A Chinese character acquiring meanings by phonetic association. It is one of the Shuowen six principles of writing 六书 (Norman 1988, p. 68; Sun 2006, loc. 1132)

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Chinese Fonts 造字原理 Formation of Characters 2
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《至樂》 Perfect Enjoyment 1
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 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《刺客列傳》 Biographies of Assassins 1