Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

piě

  1. piě noun a downwards-left curved character stroke
    Domain: Calligraphy 书法
    Notes: (Sun 2006, loc. 1178)
  2. piě measure word measure word for eye brows and beards
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
  3. piě verb to discard / to abandon / to throw away
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '撇')

Contained in

短撇长撇三撇直撇曲撇横撇弯钩横撇撇捺撇开撇嘴

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孟子荀卿列傳》 Biographies of Mengzi and Xun Qing 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷八十七 揚雄傳 上 Volume 87a: Yang Xiong 1 1
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷二 魏書二 文帝紀 Volume 2: Book of Wei 2 - Annals of Emperor Wen 1
An introduction to Chinese calligraphy 笔法 Drawing Strokes 1
An introduction to Chinese calligraphy 字 Characters 1
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十九 張衡列傳 Volume 59: Biography of Zhang Heng 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
撇天 撇天 浮蔑蠓而撇天 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷八十七 揚雄傳 上 Volume 87a: Yang Xiong 1 2