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编 (編) biān

  1. biān verb to edit / to compile / to write / to compose
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: pjien; as in 编写 (NCCED '编' 3; Kroll '編' 1b; GHC '编' 4). For example in Zhuangzi, 編曲 'composed a ditty [tune]' (Legge, 1891, The Great and Most Honoured Master, 《莊子‧大宗師》)
  2. biān verb to edit / to compile / to write / to compose
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: The simplified form 编 is also an archaic form of the modern traditional 編.
  3. biān verb to weave / to braid
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in 编织 (NCCED '编' 1; Kroll '編' 2; GHC '编' 5) For example, in the Classic of Rites, 編萑以苴之 'wrapped it round with straw and reeds' (Legge, 1885, The Pattern of the Family, 《禮記‧內則》)
  4. biān verb to bind bamboo strips with a string or band
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '編' 1; GHC '编' 1)
  5. biān verb to arrange / to organize
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in 排列 (NCCED '编' 2; Kroll '編' 3; GHC '编' 2)
  6. biān verb to group together
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in 编联 (NCCED '编' 2; GHC '编' 3)
  7. biān noun a section of a book
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing 写作
    Notes: (NCCED '编' 4)
  8. biān verb to make up
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing 写作
    Notes: For example, 瞎编 'to make up without knowing' (NCCED '编' 6)
  9. biān noun a book
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing 写作
    Notes: (NCCED '编' 7)

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《內則》 The Pattern of the Family 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Biographies of Usurers 2
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《衣部》 Yī Radical 2
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《三王世家》 House of the Three Kings 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平原君虞卿列傳》 Biographies of Lord Pingyuan and Yu Qing 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《田單列傳》 Biography of Tian Dan 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《西南夷列傳》 Treatise on the Southwestern Yi people 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《酷吏列傳》 Biographies of Cruel Officials 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《滑稽列傳》 Biographies of Jesters 1

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
编萑 編萑 編萑以苴之 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《內則》 The Pattern of the Family 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
字 Characters in An introduction to Chinese calligraphy 3
参考书目 References in Chinese Fonts 2
《內則》 The Pattern of the Family in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《馬蹄》 Horses's Hoofs in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《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
《孔子世家》 House of Confucius in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《留侯世家》 House of Marquis of Liu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《三王世家》 House of the Three Kings in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
中有 《冊部》 Cè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
樹木 《卷七‧木部》 Scroll 7, Mù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《衣部》 Yī Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《卷十二‧水部》 Scroll 12, Shuǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
諸子集成 《大學章句序》 Preface to Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
諸子集成 《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》 1
諸子集成 《中庸章句序》 Preface to Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
諸子集成 《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》 1
諸子集成 《論語集注‧論語序說》 Collected Notes on the Analects of Confucius - Preface in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1