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弹 (彈) dàn tán

  1. tán verb to pluck a string / to play
    Domain: Music 音乐
    Notes: Used for string instruments
  2. tán verb to impeach
    Domain: Politics 政治
  3. dàn noun bullet / shot / shell / ball
    Domain: Weapons 武器
  4. dàn noun a slingshot
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文

Contained in

反弹导弹飞弹子弹炸弹炮弹枪弹原子弹弹药手榴弹弹道洲际弹道导弹弹性弹出弹出窗口弹奏唇齿弹音弹指导弹试验氢弹弹簧弹劾

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孟嘗君列傳》 Biography of Lord Mengchang 3
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain 2
Selections of Literary Chinese Prose Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang 2
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《萬章章句上》 Commentary on Wan Zhang I 2
Selections of Tang Poetry Bamboo Grove Cabin 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《屈原賈生列傳》 Biographies of Qu Yuan and Master Jia 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平原君虞卿列傳》 Biographies of Lord Pingyuan and Yu Qing 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies 1

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
弹琴 彈琴 五日彈琴而不成聲 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
Bamboo Grove Cabin in Selections of Tang Poetry 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
以為 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《讓王》 Kings who have wished to resign the Throne in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 2
《樂書》 Music in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《晉世家》 House of Jin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《孟嘗君列傳》 Biography of Lord Mengchang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《平原君虞卿列傳》 Biographies of Lord Pingyuan and Yu Qing in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《弓部》 Gōng Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《卷十四‧糸部》 Scroll 14, Mì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
Bamboo Grove Cabin in Selections of Tang Poetry 2
《萬章章句上》 Commentary on Wan Zhang I in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 2