xiá

  1. xiá noun a flaw in a gem
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 玉上的斑点; for example, 白璧无瑕 'a white jade bi has no flaws [impeccable moral integrity]' (Guoyu '瑕' 1; Unihan '瑕')
  2. xiá noun a defect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 缺点 (Guoyu '瑕' 2; Unihan '瑕')
  3. xiá noun a crack / a gap
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 空隙 (Guoyu '瑕' 3)

Contained in

瑕疵涤瑕瑕玷白璧无瑕瑕不掩瑜

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collocations

  • 子瑕 (子瑕) 令尹子瑕城郟 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 21
  • 瑕丘 (瑕丘) 公叔文子升於瑕丘 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I — count: 17
  • 公子瑕 (公子瑕) 立公子瑕 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 9
  • 傅瑕 (傅瑕) 獲傅瑕 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 莊公 Lord Zhang — count: 6
  • 屈瑕 (屈瑕) 楚屈瑕將盟貳 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 桓公 Lord Huan — count: 4
  • 疵瑕 (疵瑕) 不女疵瑕也 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 4
  • 瑕适 (瑕適) 瑕適皆見 — Guanzi 《管子》, 水地第三十九 Chapter 39: Water and Earth — count: 3
  • 伯瑕 (伯瑕) 有伯瑕以為佐 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 瑕曰 (瑕曰) 莫敖屈瑕曰 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 桓公 Lord Huan — count: 3
  • 瑕公 (瑕公) 而樂氏之族有樂瑕公 — Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》, 《樂毅列傳》 Biography of Yue Yi — count: 3