Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

谄 (諂) chǎn

chǎn verb to flatter / to cajole
Domain: Classical Chinese 古文

Contained in

谄媚谄曲李无谄谗谄

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《學而第一》 Commentary on Xue Er I 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句下》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong II 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯仲連鄒陽列傳》 Biographies of Lu Zhonglian and Zou Yang 2
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《為政第二》 Commentary on Wei Zheng II 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《仲尼弟子列傳》 Biographies of the disciples of Zhongni 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《漁父》 The Old Fisherman 1
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯周公世家》 House of Lu Zhougong 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
谄谀 諂諛 而公卿大夫多諂諛取容矣 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 6
以为谄 以為諂 人以為諂也 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi 5
卑谄 卑諂 彭祖為人巧佞卑諂 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《五宗世家》 House of the Five Clans 2
谄笑 諂笑 脅肩諂笑 Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句下》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong II 2