Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

见 (見) jiàn xiàn

  1. jiàn verb to see
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Observation 观察
    Notes: In the sense of 看到 (CCD 1 '见' jiàn 1; FE '見' jiàn 1; Unihan '見'; XHZD '见' jiàn 1)
  2. jiàn noun opinion / view / understanding
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 看法 (CCD 1 '见' jiàn 6; XHZD '见' jiàn 5)
  3. jiàn verb indicates seeing, hearing, meeting, etc
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Observation 观察
    Notes: Used after another verb, such as 看,听,etc (XHZD '见' jiàn 7)
  4. jiàn verb refer to / for details see
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: Indicates a reference, such as to a particular page, etc (CCD 1 '见' jiàn 4; FE '見' jiàn 4; XHZD '见' jiàn 3)
  5. jiàn verb to appear
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Observation 观察
    Notes: In the sense of 显现 (CCD 1 '见' jiàn 3; FE '見' jiàn 6; XHZD '见' jiàn 1)
  6. jiàn particle passive marker
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD 2 '见' jiàn 1; FE '見' jiàn 5; XHZD '见' jiàn 6)
  7. jiàn noun view / perception / dṛṣṭi / diṭṭhi
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: dṛṣṭi, Pāli: diṭṭhi, Japanese: kyōn (BL 'dṛṣṭi'; FGDB '見'; SH '見'; Sharf 2005, p. 141)
  8. jiàn verb to meet
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 会见 (CCD 1 '见' jiàn 2; FE '見' jiàn 2; XHZD '见' jiàn 4)
  9. jiàn verb to receive (a guest)
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '見' jiàn 3)
  10. jiàn verb let me / kindly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A polite form used before a verb (CCD 2 '见' jiàn 2)
  11. jiàn proper noun Jian
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (CCD 1 '见' jiàn 7; XHZD '见' jiàn 8)
  12. xiàn verb to appear
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As a variant of 现 (CCD '见' xiàn; FE '見' xiàn 1; XHZD '见' xiàn)
  13. xiàn verb to introduce
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '見' xiàn 2)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷二十八 志第十八 符瑞中 Volume 28 Treatises 18: Auspicious Signs 2 207
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十六 志第九 天文九 Volume 56 Treatises 9: Astronomy 9 178
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷二十九 志第十九 符瑞下 Volume 29 Treatises 19: Auspicious Signs 3 135
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十八 Scroll 38 134
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十三 志第三 天文下 Volume 13 Treatises 3: Astronomy Part Three 123
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷17 志第12 律曆中 Volume 17 Treatises 12: Measures and the Calendar 2 119
History of Jin 《金史》 卷二十  志第一: 天文 日薄食煇珥雲氣 月五星淩犯及星變 Volume 20 Treatises 1: Astronomy - Solar Eclipses, Lunar and Five Planets Occultations, Changes to Stars 112
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十一 律曆志 Volume 21: Treatise on Rhythm and the Calendar 97
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十 Scroll 30 94
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 90

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
见君子 見君子 未見君子 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧汝墳 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Ru Fen 34
未见 未見 未見君子 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧汝墳 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Ru Fen 13
载见 載見 載見 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 周頌‧臣工之什‧載見 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Chen Gong - Zai Jian 5
见楚 見楚 遂見楚子曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 3
文见 文見 文見於此 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 序 Preface 3
庶见 庶見 庶見素冠兮 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧檜‧素冠 Lessons from the states - Odes of Gui - Su Guan 3
见止 見止 亦既見止 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧召南‧草蟲 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Shao And The South - Cao Chong 3
见素 見素 庶見素冠兮 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧檜‧素冠 Lessons from the states - Odes of Gui - Su Guan 3
见晏 見晏 見晏桓子 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 2
入见 入見 乃入見 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 2