Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

  1. noun an ancestral hall / a temple
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Religion 宗教
  2. verb to worship
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Religion 宗教
  3. verb to sacrifice / to give an offering in a religious ceremony
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Religion 宗教
    Notes: Synonymous with 祭祀 in this sense

Contained in

天祠仁祠神祠祠庙祠堂祠墓祠部

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 169
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十五上 郊祀志 Volume 25a: Treatise on Sacrifices 1 139
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十五下 郊祀志 Volume 25b: Treatise on Sacrifices 2 101
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 84
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷106上 地形志二上 Volume 106a Treatise 2: Terrain 1 52
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十七 志第七 禮四 Volume 17 Treatises 7: Rituals 4 51
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十六 志第六 禮三 Volume 16 Treatises 6: Rituals 3 49
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十二 志第一百〇五 輿服四 Volume 152 Treatises 105: Carriages and Clothes 4 47
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十九 志第九 禮上 Volume 19 Treatises 9: Rites Part One 46
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷106中 地形志二中 Volume 106b Treatise 2: Terrain 2 46

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
祷祠 禱祠 禱祠祭祀 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 16
令祠 令祠 於是令祠官祀天地四方上帝山川 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 5
祠兵 祠兵 祠兵 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 5
祠祀 祠祀 精祠祀 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷二十 反質 Chapter 20: Returning to Simplicity 4
祠器 祠器 祠器也 Guanzi 《管子》 形勢第二 Chapter 2: Circumstances 4
侍祠 侍祠 諸侯王列侯使者侍祠天子 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 3
祠田 祠田 臣笑臣鄰之祠田 Xunzi 《荀子》 儒效篇第八 Chapter 8: The Achievements of the Confucians 3
礼祠 禮祠 乃以禮祠 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 3
祠官 祠官 於是令祠官祀天地四方上帝山川 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 3
祠神 祠神 古者天子三年一用太牢具祠神三一 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 3