Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

Hé hé hè hú

  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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Collection Document Title Occurrences
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
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樂書》 Music 42
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷五十九 吳書十四  吳主五子傳 Volume 59: Book of Wu 14 - Biographies of the five sons of the Lord of Wu 41
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《樂記》 Record of Music 34
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四上 匈奴傳 Volume 94a: Traditions of the Xiongnu 1 34
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 27
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷八十三 列傳第五十三 顧和 袁瑰 江逌 車胤 殷顗 王雅 Volume 83 Biographies 53: Gu He; Yuan Mei; Jiang You; Che Yin; Yin Yi; Wang Ya 26
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 25
Bamboo Annals 《竹書紀年》 周紀 Records of the Zhou 22