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阴 (陰) yīn Yīn

  1. yīn adjective shady / cloudy
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然 , Concept: Weather 天气
  2. Yīn noun Yin
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Culture 文化
    Notes: The negative principle of Yin and Yang (阴阳 Yīn Yáng)
  3. yīn noun negative
    Domain: Physics 物理 , Subdomain: Electricity 电
  4. yīn adjective feminine / relating to the moon / implicit / hidden
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Characteristic 特点
  5. yīn noun north of a hill / south of river
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  6. yīn noun north
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  7. yīn noun reproductive organ / genitals
    Domain: Biology 生物学
  8. yīn noun a shadow
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  9. yīn noun rain / water / a cloud
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  10. yīn noun the nether world / ghosts and monsters
    Domain: Religion 宗教
  11. yīn noun the moon
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  12. yīn noun a woman
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  13. yīn noun a grave / a tomb
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  14. yīn adjective sinister / insidious
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  15. yīn adjective cold
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  16. yīn adjective moist
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  17. yīn adjective even
    Domain: Mathematics 数学
  18. yīn adverb in secret / in private
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 37
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 29
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 9
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《六國年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Six States 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《律書》 Bells 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏其武安侯列傳》 Biographies of the Marquis of Weiqi and the Marquis of Wu'an 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮南衡山列傳》 Biographies of Huainan and Hengshan 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樊酈滕灌列傳》 Biographies of Fan, Li, Teng and Guan 7
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 7

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
阴厌 陰厭 有陰厭 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 3
养阴 養陰 養陰氣也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
高宗 14. 《憲問》 Xian Wen in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 12
《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
同德 《天道》 The Way of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
同德 《刻意》 Ingrained Ideas in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋畜》 Explanation of Domestic Animals in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
德行 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
西行善 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
太子丹荊軻 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
兵法賓客子弟 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
𨽿 《隶部》 Lì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《攴部》 Pū Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
赤子 《肉部》 Ròu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
南陽 《邑部》 Yì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 4
小人不善 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1