Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

恶 (惡) wū è ě wù

  1. è noun evil / vice
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'è' 恶 n; NCCED '恶' è 1)
  2. è adjective evil / wicked / bad / foul / malevolent
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '惡' è 1; NCCED '恶' è 3; Unihan '惡')
  3. ě adjective queasy / nauseous
    Domain: Health 健康
    Notes: As in 恶心 (ABC 'ě' 恶; NCCED '恶' ě)
  4. verb to hate / to detest
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'wù' 恶 bf; Kroll '惡' wù 1; NCCED '惡' wù)
  5. pronoun how?
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: An interrogative pronoun used in Classical Chinese, often followed by 乎 (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 96). For example, 君子去仁,惡乎成名? 'If a superior man [junzi] abandon virtue, how can he fulfill the requirements of that name?' (Lunyu 4:5, trans. by Legge 1861; Kroll '惡' wū 1; NCCED '惡' wū 1)
  6. è adjective fierce
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'è' 恶 v; NCCED '恶' 'è' 1)
  7. è adjective detestable / offensive / unpleasant
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '惡' è 2)
  8. verb to denounce
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '惡' wù 2)
  9. interjection oh!
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '惡' wū 2)

Contained in

恶化憎恶恶意邪恶恶心恶劣恶霸丑恶凶恶厌恶罪恶恶毒恶性可恶三恶道恶习恶搞恶言恶势力恶念恶业恶人五浊恶世恶鬼除诸恶难救度能催恶敌救度除诸恶毒救度恶见恶行恶趣恶道三恶趣恶事恶梦恶相恶魔五浊恶世恶兽造恶行恶两舌恶口恶口恶报习恶恶作恶语恶心五逆恶分别善恶报应经比丘避女恶名欲自杀经佛说嗟韈曩法天子受三归依获免恶道经

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 53
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 36
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 35
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《陽貨第十七》 Commentary on Yang Huo XVII 33
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 29
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 25
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《里仁第四》 Commentary on Li Ren IV 22
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies 21
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 19
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 18

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
子恶 子惡 子惡欲飲子酒 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 6
石恶 石惡 衛石惡 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 5
恶无礼 惡無禮 惡無禮也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧召南‧野有死麕 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Shao And The South - Ye You Si Jun 3
同恶 同惡 若楚人與吾同惡 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 3
人恶 人惡 齊人惡魯桓公微弱 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧齊‧敝笱 Lessons from the states - Odes of Qi - Bi Gou 3
恶公子 惡公子 鄭洩駕惡公子瑕 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 3
恶高 惡高 公子素惡高克 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄭‧清人 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Qing Ren 2
侯恶 侯惡 衛侯惡卒 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 2
恶终 惡終 將由惡終 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 畢命 Zhou Shu - Charge to the Duke of Bi 2
楚恶 楚惡 周公楚惡惠襄之偪也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 2