Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

hào hǎo

  1. hǎo adjective good / very
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: 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: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
  3. hào verb to be fond of / to be friendly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Friendship 友谊
  4. hǎo interjection indicates agreement
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Interjection 叹词
  5. hǎo interjection indicates disatisfaction
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Social Interaction 交际
  6. hǎo adjective easy
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
  7. hǎo adverb quite
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
  8. hǎo adverb many / long
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  9. hǎo adverb expresses contempt
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used before 个
  10. hǎo adjective fond of / friendly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  11. hào verb to be done easily
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  12. hǎo adjective beautiful
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 好 is synonymous with 美好 in this sense.

Contained in

美好良好好玩您好你好爱好友好最好极好好客好看好意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好莱坞偏好

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百〇二 列傳第一百六十一 陳敏 張詔 畢再遇 安丙 楊巨源 李好義 Volume 402 Biographies 161: Chen Min, Zhang Zhao, Bi Zaiyu, An Bing, Yang Juyuan, Li Haoyi 55
History of Song 《宋史》 卷三百六十二 列傳第一百二十一 朱勝非 呂頤浩 范宗尹 范致虛 呂好問 Volume 362 Biographies 121: Zhu Shengfei, Lu Yihao, Fan Zongyin, Fan Zhixu, Lu Haowen 43
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十二 Scroll 32 30
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 29
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十三 Scroll 33 28
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷十一 齊四 Chapter 11: Qi IV 25
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷四十五 列傳第三十三: 裴叔業 夏侯道遷 李元護 席法友 王世弼 江悅之 淳于誕 沈文秀 張讜 李苗 劉藻 傅永 傅竪眼 張烈 李叔彪 路恃慶 房亮 曹世表 潘永基 朱元旭 Volume 45 Biographies 33: Pei Shuye, Xiahou Daoqian, Li Yuanhu, Xi Fayou, Wang Shibi, Jiang Yuezhi, Chun Yudan, Shen Wenxiu, Zhang Dang, Li Miao, Liu Zao, Fu Yong, Fu Shuyan, Zhang Lie, Li Shubiao, Lu Shiqing, Fang Liang, Cao Shibiao, Pan Yongji, Zhu Yuanxu 23
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第三回 Chapter 3 22
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷八十一 列傳第六十九: 儒林上 Volume 81 Biographies 69: Confucian Scholars 1 22
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十三 Scroll 23 22

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
好善 好善 衞文公臣子多好善賢者 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄘‧干旄 Lessons from the states - Odes of Yong - Gan Mao 4
好德 好德 則莫不好德 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧兔罝 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Tu Ju 4
子好 子好 子好直言 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 4
侯好 侯好 公侯好仇 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧兔罝 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Tu Ju 3
好货 好貨 朕不肩好貨 Book of Documents 《尚書》 商書 盤庚下 Shang Shu - Pan Geng III 3
以为好 以為好 永以為好也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧木瓜 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Mu Gua 3
中心好 中心好 中心好之 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧唐‧有杕之杜 Lessons from the states - Odes of Tang - You Di Zhi Du 3
好勇 好勇 叔多才而好勇 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄭‧大叔于田 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Da Shu Yu Tian 3
脩好 脩好 且脩好 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 3
攸好 攸好 予攸好德 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 洪範 Zhou Shu - Great Plan 3