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义 (義)

  1. noun meaning / sense
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: (ABC 'yì' bf 3; CED 2 '义'; NCCED 2 '义' 1)
  2. noun justice / right action / righteousness
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In particular, as a virtue in Confucianism (ABC 'yì' bf 1; CED 1 '义' 1; NCCED 1 '义' 1; Yao, 2000, p. 17)
  3. adjective artificial / man-made / fake
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yì' bf 6; CED 1 '义' 5; NCCED 1 '义' 5)
  4. noun chivalry
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: (ABC 'yì' 2; NCCED 1 '义' 2)
  5. adjective just / righteous
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CED 1 '义' 2; NCCED 1 '义' 3)
  6. adjective adopted
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yì' bf 5; CED 1 '义' 4; NCCED 1 '义' 4)
  7. noun a relationship
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yì' bf 4; CED 1 '义' 3; NCCED 2 '义' 1)
  8. noun volunteer
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 义务 (ABC 'yì' bf 7)

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社会主义意义含义名义义务定义三国演义贬义三民主义民族主义正义狭义秦仲义官僚主义义子文档类型定义讲义主义马克思主义起义资本主义帝国主义广义标准广义置标语言共产主义国际主义人道主义唯物主义唯心主义无情无义殖民主义义大利临济义玄礼义顺义区大方广圆觉修多罗了义经无量义经义和团三侠四义义工义卖义净同义词近义词顾名思义义务教育见一切义佛义理真义义气自定义

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 31
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I 30
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 28
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《萬章章句下》 Commentary on Wan Zhang II 26
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 22
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 22
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 19
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《祭統》 A Summary Account of Sacrifices 19
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 19
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 19

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
使 5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
君臣 《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
長幼 《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《應帝王》 The Normal Course for Rulers and Kings in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《馬蹄》 Horses's Hoofs in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
春秋 Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
Selections from Mencius in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 2
鬼神 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
積德 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
未詳 《此部》 Cǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《言部》 Yán Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1