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选 (選) xuǎn

  1. xuǎn verb to choose / to pick / to select
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (Unihan '選')
  2. xuǎn noun selection / anthology
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Thought 思想
  3. xuǎn verb to elect
    Domain: Politics 政治
    Notes: (Unihan '選')
  4. xuǎn noun election
    Domain: Politics 政治
    Notes: (Unihan '選')

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选择选举挑选选项大选选拔评选预选选用选取首选选手节选选修选单当选候选人竞选落选推选选定选集选民精选入选选举权选数管选秀节目任选选派总统公民直选选择器选择性人选选任文选昭明文选参选人总统参选人参选点选选票选举人选录选入中选胜选选士别无选择候选人间佛教论文选要

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《顏淵第十二》 Commentary on Yan Yuan XII 3
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《漁父》 The Old Fisherman 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《辵部》 Chuò Radical 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《萬石張叔列傳》 Biographies of Wan Shi and Zhang Shu 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《廉頗藺相如列傳》 Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《仲尼弟子列傳》 Biographies of the disciples of Zhongni 2
The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孔子世家》 House of Confucius 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 2

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
选人伦 選人倫 選人倫 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《漁父》 The Old Fisherman 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
小学生 文学 Literature - Fragment f (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
玉帝开始生肖 猴年 Year of the Monkey - Fragment d (2016-01-30) in Media articles 1
那时共和党民主党各自总统候选人大约一个时间 奥巴马移民行政令一案 First case for Obama administration immigration law - Fragment b (2016-01-19) in Media articles 1
12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
不可 《孔子閒居》 Confucius at Home at Leisure in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
是故天子諸侯 《射義》 The Meaning of the Ceremony of Archery in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
人倫 《漁父》 The Old Fisherman in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《天下》 Tian Xia in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
諸侯宗室 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
元年 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
觀望 《律書》 Bells in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《平準書》 Equalization in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《趙世家》 House of Zhao in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《辵部》 Chuò Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《毛部》 Máo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《頁部》 Yè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《手部》 Shǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《中庸章句序》 Preface to Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《顏淵第十二》 Commentary on Yan Yuan XII in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 3