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xiū

  1. xiū verb to decorate / to embellish
    Domain: Architecture 建筑学
    Notes: 修 is synonymous with 装饰 in this sense. Etymology: 修:飾也。(Shuo Wen)
  2. xiū verb to study / to write / to cultivate
    Domain: Education 教育
  3. xiū noun bhāvanā / spiritual cultivation
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: See 修習
  4. xiū verb to repair / to build / to put in order
    Domain: Architecture 建筑学
    Notes: 修 is synonymous with 整治 in this sense.
  5. xiū adjective long / slender
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  6. xiū verb to trim / to cut
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 修 is synonymous with 剪 or 削 in this sense.
  7. xiū noun revisionism
    Domain: Politics 政治
    Notes: 修 is synonymous with 修正主义 in this sense.
  8. xiū noun pratipatti / spiritual practice
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: See 修行

Contained in

修订修改修缮修行保修阿修罗修养装修维修修建重修修复禅修修饰进修修理必修修道修正修筑选修检修修罗道修罗大方广圆觉修多罗了义经特蕾莎修女曾修女兴修修习主修修持修身修习止观坐禅法要修学修心修正主义欧阳修修辞官修编修修葺整修修长商那和修塔巴易修特修罗界修补修习苦修修辞学修饰语

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 12
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 11
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 11
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 9
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《齊太公世家》 House of Duke Tai of Qi 7

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
脯修 脯修 以脯修置者 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
文德以來 16. 《季氏》 Ji Shi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
20. 《堯曰》 Yao Yue in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 6
而已 《刻意》 Ingrained Ideas in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
不見 《達生》 The Full Understanding of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
暇日孝悌忠信 Selections from Mencius in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋樂》 Explanation of Music in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
太原 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 7
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 18
顓頊 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 11
小學 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《彡部》 Shān Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《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》 3
《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
二者 《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