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huǒ

  1. huǒ noun fire / flame
    Domain: Fire 火
    Notes: For example, in literary Chinese, 遠水不救近火 'distant water cannot extinguish a nearby fire'from Han Feizi's Shuo Lin Shang (DCP 'Y448'; GHC '火' 1; Kroll '火' 1; Sun 2006, loc. 1377; Unihan '火').
  2. huǒ verb to start a fire / to burn
    Domain: Fire 火
    Notes: In the sense of 烧 (GHC '火' 5; Kroll '火' 1a; Unihan '火')
  3. huǒ noun Kangxi radical 86
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  4. huǒ noun anger / rage
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: In the sense of 怒气 (GHC '火' 9; Sun 2006, loc. 1358; Unihan '火')
  5. huǒ noun fire element
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: One of the 五行 'five elements' of traditional Chinese thought; FGS translation standard: fire (Faxiang; GHC '火' 13; Kroll '火' 2; Sun 2006, loc. 1377)
  6. huǒ proper noun Antares
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: The fire star 火星 (GHC '火' 12; Kroll '火' 3)
  7. huǒ noun radiance
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 光芒 (GHC '火' 2)
  8. huǒ noun lightning
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 闪电 (GHC '火' 3)
  9. huǒ noun a torch
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHC '火' 4)
  10. huǒ adjective red
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: The color of fire (GHC '火' 6)
  11. huǒ adjective urgent
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 急迫 (GHC '火' 7)
  12. huǒ noun a cause of disease
    Domain: Chinese Medicine 中医
    Notes: In the sense of 病因 (GHC '火' 8)
  13. huǒ noun huo
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A military unit in ancient China (GHC '火' 10)
  14. huǒ noun companion / comrade
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 同伴 (GHC '火' 11)
  15. huǒ proper noun Huo
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (GHC '火' 14)

Contained in

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《火部》 Huǒ Radical 163
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 13
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《陽貨第十七》 Commentary on Yang Huo XVII 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 8
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 5
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《外物》 What comes from Without 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 5
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《炎部》 Yán Radical 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords 5

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
庙火 廟火 大廟火 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 5

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
17. 《陽貨》 Yang Huo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 5
未有 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
是以救火 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《釋蟲》 Explanation of Insects in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋魚》 Explanation of Fish in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
以為 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
三月 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
雒陽大殿 《孝景本紀》 Annals of the Xiaojing Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
滿 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《屮部》 Chè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《爨部》 Cuàn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
不明 《𥄕部》 Mò Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《丶部》 Zhǔ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1