Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

丞相 chéngxiāng

chéngxiāng noun a senior minister / a prime minister
Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
Notes: (Guoyu '丞相'; Wikipedia '丞相')

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張丞相列傳》 Biography of Chancellor Zhang 79
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百十四 表第五 宰輔五 Volume 214 Tables 5: Chancellors 5 72
History of Jin 《金史》 卷五  本紀第五: 海陵 Volume 5 Annals 5: Hailing 49
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二百〇五  列傳第九十二: 姦臣 Volume 205 Biographies 92: Treacherous Ministers 49
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《漢興以來將相名臣年表》 Yearly Table of Statesmen, Generals and Officials since the Han Dynasty's Founding 48
History of Jin 《金史》 卷四  本紀第四: 熙宗 Volume 4 Annals 4: Xizong 48
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十二 本紀第二十二: 武宗一 Volume 22 Annals 22: Wuzong 1 47
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷六十六 公孫劉田王楊蔡陳鄭傳 Volume 66: Gongsun, Liu, Tian, Wang, Yang, Cai, Chen and Zheng 44
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百十三 表第四 宰輔四 Volume 213 Tables 4: Chancellors 4 44
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷一百三十八 列傳第二十五: 康里脫脫 燕鐵木兒 伯顏 馬札兒台 脫脫 Volume 138 Biographies 25: Kanglituotuo, El Temür, Bayan, Mazhaertai, Toqto'a 43

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
右丞相 右丞相 右丞相去疾守 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 25
左丞相 左丞相 左丞相斯從 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 24
丞相平 丞相平 乃以左丞相平為右丞相 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 7
丞相陈 丞相陳 問左丞相陳平 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 6
丞相曰 丞相曰 謂丞相曰 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 5
丞相侯 丞相侯 用齊丞相侯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《惠景閒侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises between the Reigns of Emperor Hui and Emperor Jing 4
齐丞相 齊丞相 齊丞相壽為平定侯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 4
丞相臣 丞相臣 丞相臣斯昧死言 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 3
丞相平等 丞相平等 丞相平等言 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 3
告丞相 告丞相 中人或告丞相 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 3