Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

横 (橫) héng hèng

  1. héng adjective horizontal / transverse
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: For example, 横笛 'transverse flute' (Guoyu '橫' héng adj)
  2. héng verb to set horizontally
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '橫' héng v 1)
  3. héng noun horizontal character stroke
    Domain: Art 艺术 , Subdomain: Calligraphy 书法
    Notes: (Guoyu '橫' héng n 3; Sun 2006, loc. 1178)
  4. héng adverb chaotic / disorderly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of chaotic / disorderly (Guoyu '橫' héng adv 2)
  5. hèng adjective wanton / unbridled / unruly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 放肆; for example, 蛮横 'rude and unreasonable' (Guoyu '橫' hèng adj 1)
  6. hèng adjective untimely / unexpected
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 橫死 'untimely death' (FGDB '橫死'; Guoyu '橫' hèng adj 2)
  7. héng noun timber to cover a door
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '橫' héng n 1)
  8. héng noun a horizontal line / a horizontal strip
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '橫' héng n 2)
  9. héng proper noun Heng
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国
    Notes: An abbreviation for 连横 Lian Heng, a strategy of the state of Qin in the Warring States period (Guoyu '橫' héng n 4)
  10. héng verb to pervade / to diffuse
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 弥漫 or 笼罩 (Guoyu '橫' héng v 2)
  11. héng verb to cross over / to pass through
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 渡过 or 跨越 (Guoyu '橫' héng v 3)
  12. héng adverb evenly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 水平的 (Guoyu '橫' héng adv 1)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Jin 《金史》 卷六十一 表第三: 交聘表中 Volume 61 Tables 3: Communication between States 2 30
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十三 魏豹田儋韓王信傳 Volume 33: Wei Bao, Tian Dan and Hán Xin (King of Han) 29
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十三下   志第十三下  儀衛下 Volume 23b Treatises 14: Ceremonies 2 29
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 28
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《田儋列傳》 Biography of Tian Dan 27
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 25
History of Jin 《金史》 卷四十一 志第二十二: 儀衞上 常朝儀衛內外立仗、常行儀衛行仗 法駕黃麾仗 Volume 41 Treatises 22: Ceremonial Guards 1 - Inner and Outer Armed Guards of Honor in Regular Court Assemblies; Marching Armed Guards; Armed Imperial Command Carriage 24
History of Song 《宋史》 卷九十一 志第四十四 河渠一 Volume 91 Treatises 44: Rivers and Canals 1 20
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十三上   志第十三上  儀衛上 Volume 23a Treatises 13: Ceremonies 1 20
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二十七 本紀第二十七 高宗四 Volume 27 Annals 27: Gaozong 4 19

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
田横 田橫 於是田榮弟田橫收齊亡卒得數萬人 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 19
横脊 橫脊 横脊 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 特牲馈食礼 第十五 15. Rites of the single victim food offering 9
横艾 橫艾 橫艾淹茂太始元年 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《歷書》 Calendars 7
商横 商橫 商橫涒灘三年 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《歷書》 Calendars 7
横阳 橫陽 以舍人從起橫陽 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu 4
横弓 橫弓 橫弓 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉射禮 第五 5. Rites of the district archery meet 4
横执 橫執 二手横执几 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 有司 第十七 17. The servant clearing the way 4
横逆 橫逆 其待我以橫逆 Mencius 《孟子》 離婁下 Li Lou II 4
弟横 弟橫 田榮弟橫立榮子廣為齊王 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 4
横载 橫載 亦横载 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 少牢馈食礼 第十六 16. Rites of the secondary pen victim food offering 4