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wěi

  1. wěi noun tail
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 尾巴 (Unihan '尾')
  2. wěi measure word measure word for fish
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
  3. wěi noun extremity / end
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '尾')
  4. wěi noun stern
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '尾')

Contained in

词尾尾巴末尾结尾有头无尾钉头鼠尾描棕尾虹雉韵尾麈尾尾部原尾目首尾船尾速疾立验魔醯首罗天说阿尾奢法

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《尾部》 Wěi Radical 9
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十一‧馬部》 Scroll 11, Mǎ Radical 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 5
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn 4
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《鳥部》 Niǎo Radical 4
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《魚部》 Yú Radical 4
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi 3
Selections of Literary Chinese Prose Selections from Zhuang Zi 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《田單列傳》 Biography of Tian Dan 3
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋草》 Explanation of Plants 3

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
曳尾 曳尾 寧其生而曳尾於塗中乎 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn 3

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《內則》 The Pattern of the Family in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《少儀》 Smaller Rules of Demeanour in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
女子 《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《天下》 Tian Xia in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋水》 Explanation of Water in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《釋魚》 Explanation of Fish in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋鳥》 Explanation of Birds in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
至于 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
元年 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
至於 《律書》 Bells in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《天官書》 Astronomy in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《陳丞相世家》 House of Chancellor Chen in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《屮部》 Chè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《犛部》 Lí Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《走部》 Zǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《足部》 Zú Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《革部》 Gé Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1