Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

转 (轉) zhuǎn zhuàn zhuǎi

  1. zhuǎn verb to transmit / to convey / to forward (mail)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: In the sense of 转运 (CCD zhuǎn '转' 2; GHDC 1 '转' 1; Unihan '轉')
  2. zhuàn verb to revolve / to turn / to circle about / to walk about
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动 , Concept: Direction 方向
    Notes: (CCD zhuàn '转' 1; FE '轉' 1; Unihan '轉')
  3. zhuàn measure word a revolution
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: (CCD zhuàn '转' 3)
  4. zhuǎn verb to transmit / to convey / to forward (mail) / to transfer / to shift / to turn
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Archaic variant of modern traditional 轉
  5. zhuǎn verb to turn / to rotate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (CCD zhuǎn '转' 1; GHDC 1 '转' 5; Unihan '轉')
  6. zhuǎi verb to use many literary allusions
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CCD zhuǎi '转')
  7. zhuǎn verb to transfer
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Work 工作
    Notes: In the sense of transferring a position or responsibility (GHDC 1 '转' 4)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十九 志第一百二十二 職官九 Volume 169 Treatises 122: Offical Posts 9 257
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十三 志第三十三:  選舉三 Volume 83 Treatises 36: Selection of Officials 3 113
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十五 志第十一 曆五 Volume 35 Treatises 11: Calendar 5 87
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百九十六 志第一百四十九 兵十 Volume 196 Treatises 149: Military 10 81
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十八 志第一百十一 選舉四 Volume 158 Treatises 111: Selection and appointment of Officials 4 75
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十四 志第三十四:  選舉四 Volume 84 Treatises 37: Selection of Officials 4 60
History of Jin 《金史》 卷二十二 志第三: 曆下 步月離第五 步交會第六 步五星第七 Volume 22 Treatises 3: Calendar 2 - Phases of the Month 5, Phases of Convergence 6, Phases of the Five Planets 7 59
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十四 志第十四: 曆三 Volume 34 Treatises 14: Calendar 3 58
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十二 志第二十五 律曆五 Volume 72 Treatises 25: Measures and Calendar 5 53
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十二 志第三十二:  選舉二 Volume 82 Treatises 35: Selection of Officials 2 52

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
转漕 轉漕 老弱罷轉漕 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 6
转祸 轉禍 轉禍以為福 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷二 臣術 Chapter 2: The Art of the Statesman 5
转败 轉敗 轉敗而為功 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《管晏列傳》 Biographies of Guan and Yan 4
转攻 轉攻 而轉攻秦 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 4
转予 轉予 胡轉予于恤 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鴻鴈之什‧祈父 Minor odes of the kingdom - Hong Yan Zhi Shen - He Ming 3
弱转 弱轉 君之民老弱轉乎溝壑 Mencius 《孟子》 梁惠王下 King Hui of Liang II 3
车转 車轉 車轉于陸 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷九 主術訓 Chapter 9: The Sovereign's Methods 3
时转 時轉 法與時轉則治 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 心度第五十四 Chapter 54: The Mind of the People 3
胡转 鬍轉 胡轉予于恤 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鴻鴈之什‧祈父 Minor odes of the kingdom - Hong Yan Zhi Shen - He Ming 3
踞转 踞轉 皆踞轉而鼓琴 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 2