Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

hé hè hú Hé

  1. conjunction and
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Coordination 并列
    Notes: 和 is used more commonly in spoken Chinese in contrast with 与, which is used more as a conjunction in written Chinese (ABC conj 'hé'; NCCED 1 '和' 3)
  2. verb to join together / together with / with
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 连 (Ci Yuan '和' 11; NCCED '和' v 1).
  3. noun peace / harmony
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 和平 (Ci Yuan '和' 2; NCCED '和' adj 1).
  4. noun cap / respond in singing
    Domain: Poetry 诗
  5. verb to complete a set in mahjong or playing cards
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Leisure 休闲
  6. proper noun He
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Ci Yuan '和' 2; NCCED '和' adj 12)
  7. adjective gentle / amiable / acquiescent
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 和顺 (Ci Yuan '和' 1; NCCED '和' adj 2). For example, 發而皆中節,謂之和 'When those feelings have been stirred, and they act in their due degree, there ensues what may be called the state of Harmony.' (The Classic of Rites, Doctrine of the Mean 《禮記‧中庸》,trans. by Legge 1885)
  8. adjective warm
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in 温和 'warm temperature' or 和风 'warm breeze' (Ci Yuan '和' 3; NCCED '和' adj 3).
  9. verb to harmonize / to make peace
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 调和 (Ci Yuan '和' 4; NCCED '和' v 4).
  10. noun a transaction
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 交易 (Ci Yuan '和' 5).
  11. noun a bell on a chariot
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 车铃 (Ci Yuan '和' 6).
  12. noun a musical instrument
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Ci Yuan '和' 7)
  13. noun a military gate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Ci Yuan '和' 8)
  14. noun a coffin headboard
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Ci Yuan '和' 9)
  15. noun a skilled worker
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 和 means 巧匠 (Ci Yuan '和' 10).

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十二 志第三十八 樂二 Volume 62 Treatises 38: Music 2 186
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十 志第十: 音樂三 Volume 30 Treatises 10: Music 3 172
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百九十 列傳第七十八 楊廷和 梁儲 蔣冕 毛紀 石九珤 Volume 190 Biographies 78: Yang Tinghe, Liang Chu, Jiang Mian, Mao Ji, Shi Jiubao 111
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十一 志第三十七 樂一 Volume 61 Treatises 37: Music 1 72
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十一 志第十一: 音樂四 Volume 31 Treatises 11: Music 4 60
Guoyu 《國語》 周語下 Discourses of Zhou III 52
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十六 志第六 律曆上 Volume 16 Treatises 6: Rhythm and the Calendar Part One 47
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十八 志第八: 音樂一 Volume 28 Treatises 8: Music 1 46
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十一    志第十一   禮樂十一 Volume 21 Treatises 11: Rites and Music 11 43
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十一 志第一 律志序 Volume 11 Treatises 1: Lu Treatises Preface 43