Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

àn

  1. àn noun case / incident
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Law 法律
    Notes: This could apply to an incident in any organization but often specifically means a legal case.
  2. àn noun a table
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Furniture 家具
    Notes: A old style of table, longer than wide
  3. àn verb in the author's opinion
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: This could apply to an incident in any organization but often specifically means a legal case.
  4. àn noun a wooden tray
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used for serving food
  5. àn noun a record / a file
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing 写作
    Notes: 案 is synonymous with 档案 in this sense.
  6. àn noun a draft / a proposal
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing 写作
    Notes: 案 is synonymous with 草案 in this sense.

Contained in

方案案件答案案例图案公案提案草案档案案情议案作案汉语拼音方案吉祥图案香案貼案案行法案罪案结案悬案初刻拍案惊奇档案馆音像档案专案案验立案弊案案子定案伏案破案刑案案头犯案拍案翻案命案惨案办案报案书案文案冤案归案涉案凶杀案案板疑案教案桌案

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Bamboo Annals 《竹書紀年》 魏紀 Records of the Wei 170
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷六 Scroll 6 141
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷五 Scroll 5 105
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷六十七 志第十八:  禮樂一 Volume 67 Treatises 20: Rites and Music 1 99
Bamboo Annals 《竹書紀年》 晉紀 Records of the Jin 95
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十一 Scroll 11 90
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷八 Scroll 8 85
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十三 Scroll 33 82
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十 Scroll 10 78
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十九 Scroll 19 77

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
案兵 案兵 案兵不攻必富 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 飭令第五十三 Chapter 53: Economizing on Orders 5
案图 案圖 案圖籍 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 3
案道 案道 為案道侯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 3
先王案 先王案 故先王案爲之制禮義以分之 Xunzi 《荀子》 榮辱篇第四 Chapter 4: Honor and Disgrace 3
案直 案直 案直為是世俗之所以為 Xunzi 《荀子》 彊國篇第十六 Chapter 16: A Powerful State 2
案轫 案軔 車案軔 Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 2
祸案 禍案 秦禍案移於梁矣 Xunzi 《荀子》 勸學篇第一 Chapter 1: An Exhortation to Study 2
案使 案使 案使倍之 Xunzi 《荀子》 禮論篇第十九 Chapter 19: Discussion on Ceremony 2
召案 召案 召案綰 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 2
案丞相 案丞相 欲案丞相 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 2