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: Literary Chinese 文言文
  4. noun Kangxi radical 139
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  5. noun countenance
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 面容 (Guoyu '色' n 2)
  6. noun scene / sight
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  7. noun female beauty
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '色' n 3)
  8. noun kind / type
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 种类 (Guoyu '色' n 5)
  9. noun quality
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '色' v 1)
  11. verb to seek / to search for
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十七 志第十 天文十 Volume 57 Treatises 10: Astronomy 10 70
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十 志第三 天文三 Volume 50 Treatises 3: Astronomy 3 59
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 56
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷12 志第7 禮儀七 Volume 12 Treatises 7: Rites 7 54
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十 志第十三 天文十三 Volume 60 Treatises 13: Astronomy 13 52
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十四 志第十七 五行二下 Volume 64 Treatises 17: Five Elements 2b 52
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十  志第三十:  輿服三 Volume 80 Treatises 33: Carriages and Clothes 3 45
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十一 志第四 天文四 Volume 51 Treatises 4: Astronomy 4 40
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十五 志第二十五: 輿服 Volume 45 Treatises 25: Carriages and Clothes 38
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十六 志第四十二 輿服二 Volume 66 Treatises 42: Carriages and Clothing 2 35

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
饥色 饑色 民有饑色 Mencius 《孟子》 梁惠王上 King Hui of Liang I 5
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 3
无忧色 無憂色 而無憂色 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 3
色忧 色憂 文王色憂 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir 3
方色 方色 各以其方色與其兵 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 2
令色 令色 令儀令色 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧烝民 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Zheng Min 2
怨色 怨色 卒無怨色 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 2
远色 遠色 故君子遠色以為民紀 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《坊記》 Record of the Dykes 2
体色 體色 凝於體色 Guanzi 《管子》 白心第三十八 Chapter 38: Plain Hearted 2