Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

丝 (絲)

  1. noun silk
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '絲' n 1; Kroll '絲' 1; Unihan '絲')
  2. measure word thread / trace
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (Guoyu '絲' n 4; Unihan '絲')
  3. noun a thread
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '絲' n 3; Kroll '絲' 2)
  4. adjective thin / slender
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '絲' adj 3; Kroll '絲' 2a)
  5. adjective extremely small / minature
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '絲' 2b)
  6. noun silk clothing / silk goods
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 丝织品 (Guoyu '絲' n 2; Kroll '絲' 3)
  7. noun the string of a musical instrument
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '絲' n 5; Kroll '絲' 4)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷九十五 志第四十四:  食貨三 Volume 95 Treatises 48: Finance and Economics 3 202
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十八 志第二十八:  輿服一 Volume 78 Treatises 31: Carriages and Clothes 1 70
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷九十三 志第四十二:  食貨一 Volume 93 Treatises 46: Finance and Economics 1 50
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十四‧糸部》 Scroll 14, Mì Radical 29
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十七 志第四十三 輿服三 Volume 67 Treatises 43: Carriages and Clothing 3 18
History of Ming 《明史》 卷七十八 志第五十四 食貨二 Volume 78 Treatises 54: Finance and Economics 2 16
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷10 志第5 禮儀五 Volume 10 Treatises 5: Rites 5 16
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十九 志第二十九:  輿服二 Volume 79 Treatises 32: Carriages and Clothes 2 16
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第五十二回 Chapter 52 15
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十一    志第三十一  地理五 Volume 41 Treatises 35: Gepgraphy 5 15

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
衣丝 衣絲 不衣絲麻 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十八 人間訓 Chapter 18: The Human World 10
麻丝 麻絲 未有麻絲 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 8
丝麻 絲麻 雖有絲麻 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 8
素丝 素絲 素絲五紽 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧召南‧羔羊 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Shao And The South - Gao Yang 7
兔丝 兔絲 上有兔絲 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十六 說山訓 Chapter 16: A Mountain of Persuasion 6
治丝 治絲 猶治絲而棼之也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 6
朱丝 朱絲 獻子以朱絲係玉二榖而禱曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 5
丝衣 絲衣 絲衣 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 周頌‧閔予小子之什‧絲衣 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Min Yu Xiao Zi - Si Yi 5
丝纩 絲纊 丹漆絲纊竹箭 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character 5
丝絮 絲絮 麻縷絲絮輕重同 Mencius 《孟子》 滕文公上 Teng Wen Gong I 4