Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

sè shǎi

  1. noun color
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Color 颜色
    Notes: For example, 形形色色 ''many appearances and colors' (CCI p. 33; Guoyu '色' n 1; Unihan '色')
  2. noun form / matter
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: FGS translation standard: Form (Guoyu '色' n 4; Faxiang)
  3. shǎi noun dice
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  4. noun Kangxi radical 139
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  5. noun countenance
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 面容 (Guoyu '色' n 2)
  6. noun scene / sight
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  7. noun female beauty
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '色' n 3)
  8. noun kind / type
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 种类 (Guoyu '色' n 5)
  9. noun quality
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 品质; especially, in describing the quality of gold or silver (Guoyu '色' n 6)
  10. verb to be angry
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '色' v 1)
  11. verb to seek / to search for
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 访求 (Guoyu '色' v 2)

Contained in

颜色彩色红色绿色蓝色粉红色橙色紫色棕色褐色银色银白色栗色猩红色白色黑色灰色以色列特色出色面色角色色子色彩色调景色黄色脸色花色神色天色眼色有声有色色情调色调色盘绿色天食色达好色润色玻色子荷塘月色杂色杂色宝华严身佛无表色色法色身女色声色货利财色色相

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 20
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《鄉黨第十》 Commentary on Xiang Dang X 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 14
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十四‧糸部》 Scroll 14, Mì Radical 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 10
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices 10
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《色部》 Sè Radical 9
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《玉部》 Yù Radical 8
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《為政第二》 Commentary on Wei Zheng II 8
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 8

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
服色 服色 易服色 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《大傳》 The Great Treatise 14
忧色 憂色 猶有憂色 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭義》 The Meaning of Sacrifices 8
色上 色上 而色上黃 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 6
骄色 驕色 有驕色 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 6
色白 色白 色白 Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋水》 Explanation of Water 6
色容 色容 親癠色容不盛 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 4
色衰 色衰 華落色衰 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧氓 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Mang 4
色事 色事 草巡狩封禪改歷服色事未就 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 4
色勃 色勃 色勃如也 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 10. 《鄉黨》 Xiang Dang 3
色黄 色黃 色黃 Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋水》 Explanation of Water 3