Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

yàn

yàn noun a wild goose
Domain: Classical Chinese 古文 , Concept: Bird 鸟
Notes: An archaic variant of 雁

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
鴈门 鴈門 鴈門之北 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷一 原道訓 Chapter 1: The Original Way 114
鸿鴈 鴻鴈 鴻鴈 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鴻鴈之什‧鴻鴈 Minor odes of the kingdom - Hong Yan Zhi Shen - Hong Yan 20
鴈行 鴈行 兩驂鴈行 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄭‧大叔于田 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Da Shu Yu Tian 13
入鴈 入鴈 匈奴入鴈門 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《漢興以來將相名臣年表》 Yearly Table of Statesmen, Generals and Officials since the Han Dynasty's Founding 10
执鴈 執鴈 皆執鴈 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 8
凫鴈 鳧鴈 菽粟食鳧鴈 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十四 至公 Chapter 14: Extremely Fair 8
在鴈 在鴈 而漁陽傅容在鴈門有名績 Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷二十六 魏書二十六 滿田牽郭傳 Volume 26: Book of Wei 26 - Biographies of Man, Tian, Qian, and Guo 5
赤鴈 赤鴈 獲赤鴈 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷六 武帝紀 Volume 6: Annals of Emperor Wu 4
鴈来 鴈來 候鴈來 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷五 時則訓 Chapter 5: Seasonal Standards 4
鴈北 鴈北 候鴈北 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷五 時則訓 Chapter 5: Seasonal Standards 4