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hào hǎo

  1. hǎo adjective good / very
    Domain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: For example, 她看一切事情都很好 'She saw that everything was very good.' (Ye Shengtao, 1999, p. 18) 好 is one of the most overloaded words in Chinese, it can have a range of meanings depending on tone and context.
  2. hǎo suffix indicates completion or readiness
    Domain: Function Words 虚词
  3. hào verb to be fond of / to be friendly
    Domain: Friendship 友谊
  4. hǎo interjection indicates agreement
    Domain: Interjection 叹词
  5. hǎo interjection indicates disatisfaction
    Domain: Social Interaction 交际
  6. hǎo adjective easy
    Domain: Condition 状况
  7. hǎo adverb quite
    Domain: Comparison 比较
  8. hǎo adverb many / long
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  9. hǎo adverb expresses contempt
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Used before 个
  10. hǎo adjective fond of / friendly
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  11. hào verb to be done easily
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  12. hǎo adjective beautiful
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 好 is synonymous with 美好 in this sense.

Contained in

美好良好好玩更好您好你好爱好友好最好极好好客好看好意叫好好吃好处好像问好只好不好意思好好儿好好好久好容易好听好玩儿好些正好好汉好手好比好奇好在恰好好说要好好多好感好坏好样的好转恰到好处幸好行好嗜好好家伙好胜好运好色好心好意不知好歹

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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》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 27
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 23
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樂書》 Music 22
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《雍也第六》 Commentary on Yong Ye VI 20
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《女部》 Nǚ Radical 20
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 15
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Biographies of Usurers 15
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《學而第一》 Commentary on Xue Er I 15
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《里仁第四》 Commentary on Li Ren IV 14
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 13

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
好学 好學 可謂好學也已 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1. 《學而》 Xue Er 5
好仁者 好仁者 我未見好仁者 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4. 《里仁》 Li Ren 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
仁者 4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
弟子 6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 5
富貴 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
人道 《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 13
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 5
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
淫樂長夜 Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋器》 Explanation of Utensils in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《釋獸》 Explanation of Beasts in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
淫樂 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6