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yǐn

  1. yǐn verb to lead / to guide
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 引导 (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 v; GHC '引' 9; Kroll '引' 2; NCCED '引' 5)
  2. yǐn verb to draw a bow
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 拉弓 or 开弓 in this sense (GHC '引' 1; Kroll '引' 1; NCCED '引' 1)
  3. yǐn verb to prolong / to extend / to lengthen
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 延长 or 延续 in this sense (GHC '引' 4)
  4. yǐn verb to stretch
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 伸 in this sense (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 bf 1; Kroll '引' 1a; NCCED '引' 2)
  5. yǐn verb to involve
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 牵连 or 攀供 in this sense (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 bf 3; Kroll '引' 2a)
  6. yǐn verb to quote / to cite
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 援引 or 引用 in this sense (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 bf 4; GHC '引' 12; Kroll '引' 2b; NCCED '引' 8)
  7. yǐn verb to propose / to nominate / to recommend
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 荐举 in this sense (Kroll '引' 3; GHC '引' 8; NCCED '引' 7)
  8. yǐn verb to recruit
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 招致 in this sense (Kroll '引' 2a)
  9. yǐn verb to hold
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 举 or 拿 (GHC '引' 6)
  10. yǐn verb to withdraw / to leave
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 退避 in this sense (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 bf 5; GHC '引' 11; Kroll '引' 4; NCCED '引' 9)
  11. yǐn noun a strap for pulling a cart
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  12. yǐn noun a preface / a forward
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 序言 in this sense (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 n; Kroll '引' 6)
  13. yǐn noun a license
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 凭证 in this sense
  14. yǐn adjective long
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 长久 in this sense
  15. yǐn measure word yin / a measure of distance about 1/30th of a km
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 m 1; GHC '引' 16; NCCED '引' 3)
  16. yǐn verb to cause
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 引发 (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 bf 2; NCCED '引' 6)
  17. yǐn measure word yin / a measure of for salt certificates
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yǐn' 1 引 m 2; GHC '引' 17)
  18. yǐn verb to pull / to draw
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 引 means 牵引. For example, 引车 'to draw a cart' (GHC '引' 2, 3; Kroll '引' 1b; NCCED '引' 4).
  19. yǐn noun a refrain / a tune
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHC '引' 15; Kroll '引' 5)
  20. yǐn verb to grow
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 生长 (GHC '引' 5)
  21. yǐn verb to command
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 率领 (GHC '引' 7)
  22. yǐn verb to accuse
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 检举 (GHC '引' 10)
  23. yǐn verb to commit suicide
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 自杀 (GHC '引' 13)
  24. yǐn noun a genre
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 文体 (GHC '引' 14)
  25. yǐn measure word yin / a weight measure
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHC '引' 18)
  26. yǐn noun yin / a unit of paper money
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHC '引' 19)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 23
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 20
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 15
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《手部》 Shǒu Radical 14
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《河渠書》 Rivers and canals 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 9
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句上》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong I 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張耳陳餘列傳》 Biographies of Zhang Er and Chen Yu 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 7

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
引年 引年 凡三王養老皆引年 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 2
执引 執引 吊於葬者必執引 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II 2
道引 道引 此道引之士 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《刻意》 Ingrained Ideas 2

Usage

Sampled for common words

ExampleSourceOccurrences
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
養老 《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
養老 《內則》 The Pattern of the Family in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
天下 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《刻意》 Ingrained Ideas in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《田子方》 Tian Zi-fang in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 2
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
西 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 20
《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 23
高昌 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
上行 《丨部》 Gǔn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《牛部》 Niú Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《廴部》 Yǐn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
經傳 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 11
蓋子夫子 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 15