Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

mǐ mí

  1. adjective extravagant / go with fashion
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 奢侈 (Guoyu '靡' mǐ adj 1)
  2. verb to waste
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 浪費 (Guoyu '靡' mí v 1; Kroll '靡' mí 3)
  3. verb to not have
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used in the sense of 無 in Shijing (Guoyu '靡' mǐ v 2; Kroll '靡' mǐ 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 110)
  4. verb to collapse / to fall down
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '靡' mǐ v 1; Kroll '靡' mǐ 2)
  5. verb to pull back
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '靡' mǐ 2a)
  6. adjective intricate / minute
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 细致 (Guoyu '靡' mǐ adj 2; Kroll '靡' mǐ 3)
  7. adjective beautiful
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 美好 (Guoyu '靡' mǐ adj 3; Kroll '靡' mǐ 3a)
  8. adverb no / not
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 不 (Guoyu '靡' mǐ adv)
  9. verb to divide / to disperse / to scatter
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '靡' mí 1; Unihan '靡')

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十六下 西域傳 Volume 96b: Traditions of the Western Regions 2 33
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 21
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷八 Scroll 8 20
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷七 Scroll 7 20
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十五 Scroll 25 19
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十七 Scroll 17 19
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷五 Scroll 5 18
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十三 Scroll 23 17
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十一 Scroll 11 17
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十九 Scroll 19 17

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
事靡 事靡 王事靡盬 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧唐‧鴇羽 Lessons from the states - Odes of Tang - Bao Yu 13
靡盬 靡盬 王事靡盬 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧唐‧鴇羽 Lessons from the states - Odes of Tang - Bao Yu 13
靡靡 靡靡 行邁靡靡 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧王‧黍離 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wang - Shu Li 12
矢靡 矢靡 之死矢靡它 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧柏舟 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Bo Zhou 4
时靡 時靡 時靡有爭 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧江漢 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Jiang Han 4
靡室 靡室 靡室勞矣 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧氓 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Mang 4
积靡 積靡 積靡使然也 Xunzi 《荀子》 儒效篇第八 Chapter 8: The Achievements of the Confucians 3
乱靡 亂靡 亂靡有定 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧節南山之什‧節南山 Minor odes of the kingdom - Jie Nan Shan Zhi Shen - Jie Nan Shan 3
德靡 德靡 其德靡悔 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧皇矣 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Huang Yi 3
靡悔 靡悔 其德靡悔 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧皇矣 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Huang Yi 3