Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

匈奴 Xiōngnú xiōngnú

  1. Xiōngnú proper noun Huns / Xiongnu
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Concept: Ethnic Group 民族
  2. xiōngnú noun a general term for nomadic people
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Anthropology 人类学

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四上 匈奴傳 Volume 94a: Traditions of the Xiongnu 1 171
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 135
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四下 匈奴傳 Volume 94b: Traditions of the Xiongnu 2 102
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十六下 西域傳 Volume 96b: Traditions of the Western Regions 2 72
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷五十四 李廣蘇建傳 Volume 54: Li Guang and Su Jian 61
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 59
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷九十 烏桓鮮卑列傳 Volume 90: Treatise on the Wuhuan, Xianbei 49
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十七 班梁列傳 Volume 47: Biographies of Ban, Liang 45
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷八十九 南匈奴列傳 Volume 89: Treatise on the Southern Xiongnu 41
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《衛將軍驃騎列傳》 Biography of Cavalry General Wei 41

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
击匈奴 擊匈奴 遣丞相潁陰侯灌嬰擊匈奴 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 45
匈奴王 匈奴王 匈奴王二人率其徒來降 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝景本紀》 Annals of the Xiaojing Emperor 13
匈奴大 匈奴大 以匈奴大當戶與渾邪降侯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 11
匈奴入 匈奴入 匈奴入北地 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 8
入匈奴 入匈奴 遂亡入匈奴 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 6
使匈奴 使匈奴 北使匈奴 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚元王世家》 House of Prince Yuan of Chu 5
匈奴归 匈奴歸 故匈奴歸義 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 5
出击匈奴 出擊匈奴 以校尉從驃騎將軍二年再出擊匈奴功侯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 4
匈奴功 匈奴功 以都尉從車騎將軍青擊匈奴功侯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 4
匈奴攻 匈奴攻 匈奴攻韓王信馬邑 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 4