Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

léi

  1. léi adjective weak / feeble
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 瘦弱 (Guoyu '羸' adj 1; Kroll '羸' 1a; Unihan '羸')
  2. léi adjective lean / thin / skinny / emaciated
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '羸' 1; Unihan '羸'; XHZD '羸')
  3. léi adjective exhausted / weary
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 疲惫; for example 羸兵 'weak and exhausted soldiers' (Guoyu '羸' adj 2; Kroll '羸' 12; Unihan '羸')
  4. léi verb to decline / to fade away
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '羸' 1b)
  5. léi verb to undermine / to ruin
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '羸' 3)
  6. léi verb to bind / to tie up
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '羸' v; Kroll '羸' 4)
  7. léi adjective old and shabby
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 破旧 (Guoyu '羸' adj 3)

Contained in

羸瘦羸病羸弱羸兵

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷十七 楚四 Chapter 17: Chu IV 6
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十六 Scroll 16 5
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷一百九十五  列傳第一百二十 孝友 Volume 195 Biographies 120: Filial Obedience and Brotherly Friendship 5
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三 秦一 Chapter 3: Qin I 4
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷九十八 晉書24: 列傳13 安重榮 安從進 張彥澤 趙德鈞 張礪 蕭翰 劉晞 崔廷勳 Volume 98 Book of Later Jin 24: Biographies 13 - An Zhongrong, An Congjin, Zhang Yanze, Zhao Dejun, Zhang Li, Xiao Han, Liu xi, Cui Tingxun 3
History of the Southern Dynasties 《南史》 卷六十九 列傳第五十九 沈炯 虞荔 傅縡 顧野王 姚察 Volume 69 Biographies 59: Shen Jiong, Yu Li, Fu Zai, Prince of Guye, Yao Chao 3
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷一 本紀第一 武帝上 Volume 1 Annals 1: Emperor Wu 1 3
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷九十三 列傳第五十三 隱逸 Volume 93 Biographies 53: Hermits 3
Book of Changes 《易經》 大壯 Da Zhuang 3
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十 繆稱訓 Chapter 10: Solemn Precepts 3

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
羸疾 羸疾 因以羸疾 Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷五十 吳書五 妃嬪傳 Volume 50: Book of Wu 5 - Biographies of concubines and ladies 18
羸老 羸老 余羸老也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 9
贫羸 貧羸 身在貧羸 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷五十一 賈鄒枚路傳 Volume 51: Jia, Zou, Mei and Lu 7
羸服 羸服 乃羸服間行 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷三十一 郭杜孔張廉王蘇羊賈陸列傳 Volume 31: Biographies of Guo, Du, Kong, Zhang, Lian, Wang, Su, Yang, Jia, Lu 4
抱羸 抱羸 常抱羸疾 Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷九十四 列傳第六十四 隱逸 Volume 94 Biographies 64: Hermits and Recluses 4
羸师 羸師 請羸師以張之 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 4
羸劣 羸劣 氣力羸劣 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十二 光武十王列傳 Volume 42: Biographies of Ten Princes of Guangwu 3
羸马 羸馬 譬策羸马以取道里 Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十六 魏書十六 任蘇杜鄭倉傳 Volume 16: Book of Wei 16 - Biographies of Ren, Su, Du, Zheng, and Cang 3
一羸 一羸 一羸在側 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十四 詮言訓 Chapter 14: Explanation of Sayings 3
使羸 使羸 或白晝使羸伏 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十八 高五王傳 Volume 38: The five sons of Emperor Gao 3