Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

气 (氣)

  1. noun gas / vapour / fumes
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然
    Notes: (Kroll '气' 1; NCCED '气' 1)
  2. noun anger
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: (NCCED '气' 7)
  3. noun Kangxi radical 84
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  4. verb to be angry
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: (NCCED '气' 5)
  5. noun breath
    Domain: Health 健康
    Notes: (Kroll '气' 1a; NCCED '气' 3)
  6. noun a smell / an odour
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Smell 气味
    Notes: In the sense of 气味 (GHC '气' 13; Kroll '气' 3; NCCED '气' 8)
  7. noun posture / disposition / airs / manners
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Posture 身姿
    Notes: (Kroll '气' 4; NCCED '气' 10)
  8. noun vital material force
    Domain: Philosophy 哲学 , Subdomain: Neo-Confucianism 理学
    Notes: In Confucianism meta-physics (GHC '气' 5; Kroll '气' 2; NCCED '气' 11; Yao, 2000, p. 151)
  9. noun air
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然
    Notes: (Kroll '气' 3; NCCED '气' 2)
  10. noun weather
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然
    Notes: (GHC '气' 2; Kroll '气' 3; NCCED '气' 3)
  11. verb to make angry
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: (NCCED '气' 6)
  12. noun morale / spirit
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '气' 9)
  13. verb to bully / to insult
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '气' 12)
  14. noun vitality / energy
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHC '气' 5; Kroll '气' 2a)
  15. noun inspiration
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '气' 2b)
  16. noun strength / power
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 气势 (GHC '气' 4; Kroll '气' 2c)
  17. noun mist
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 云气 (GHC '气' 1)
  18. noun instrument
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In place of 器 (GHC '气' 9)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十二 志第二 天文中 Volume 12 Treatises 2: Astronomy Part Two 123
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 49
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句上》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou I 43
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十一 律曆志 Volume 21: Treatise on Rhythm and the Calendar 39
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 36
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十六 志第六 律曆上 Volume 16 Treatises 6: Rhythm and the Calendar Part One 36
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十六 天文志 Volume 26: Treatise on Astronomy 34
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷三 天文訓 Chapter 3: Celestial Phenomena 34
Guoyu 《國語》 周語下 Discourses of Zhou III 30
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 29

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
阳气 陽氣 則陽氣不勝 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 13
地气 地氣 地氣上騰 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 11
坦气 坦氣 坦氣修通 Guanzi 《管子》 幼官第八 Chapter 8: Young Officials 10
气修 氣修 坦氣修通 Guanzi 《管子》 幼官第八 Chapter 8: Young Officials 10
阴气 陰氣 則陰氣大勝 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 9
望气 望氣 凡望氣 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 迎敵祠 Book 15 - The Sacrifice against the Coming of the Enemy 6
气曰 氣曰 六氣曰陰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 5
气志 氣誌 氣志不違 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《孔子閒居》 Confucius at Home at Leisure 5
六气 六氣 天有六氣 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 5
变气 變氣 地之變氣 Guanzi 《管子》 侈靡第三十五 Chapter 35: Extravagance 3