Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

阴 (陰) yīn yìn

  1. yīn adjective cloudy / overcast
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然 , Concept: Weather 天气
    Notes: (XHZD '陰' 2)
  2. yīn noun Yin
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Culture 文化
    Notes: The negative principle of 阴阳 Yin and Yang (XHZD '陰' 3)
  3. yīn noun negative
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Physics 物理
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' adj 4; XHZD '陰' 3)
  4. yīn noun female principle
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' n 7; Unihan '陰')
  5. yīn noun northside of a hill / the southside of a river
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' n 1)
  6. yīn adjective shady
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (XHZD '陰' 4)
  7. yīn noun reproductive organ / genitals
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Biology 生物学
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' n 6; XHZD '陰' 7)
  8. yīn noun the backside
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 后面 (Guoyu '陰' n 3; XHZD '陰' 5)
  9. yīn noun a dark place
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' n 2)
  10. yīn proper noun Yin
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' n 8)
  11. yīn noun the moon
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 月亮 (Guoyu '陰' n 5)
  12. yīn noun a shadow
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 日影 (Guoyu '陰' n 4)
  13. yīn noun feminine
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' adj 5)
  14. yīn adjective sinister / insidious
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 险诈 (Guoyu '陰' adj 3; XHZD '陰' 6)
  15. yīn adjective supernatural
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Relating to ghosts or demons (Guoyu '陰' adj 6)
  16. yīn adjective secretly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '陰' adv)
  17. yīn adjective dark
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 黑暗 (Guoyu '陰' adj 1; Unihan '陰'; XHZD '陰' 1)
  18. yīn adjective secret
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 祕密的 (Guoyu '陰' adj 2; Unihan '陰')
  19. yìn verb to cover / to hide from view / to obstruct
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 遮蔽 (Guoyu '陰' yìn v 1)
  20. yìn verb to bury
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 埋藏 (Guoyu '陰' yìn v 2)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十二 志第五 天文五 Volume 52 Treatises 5: Astronomy 5 63
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 51
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十一 趙四 Chapter 21: Zhao IV 48
Classic of Mountains and Seas 《山海經》 卷五 中山經 Chapter 5: Classic of the Mountains - Central 45
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十九 志第十九 五行下 Volume 29 Treatises 19: Five Elements Part Three 37
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十八 志第二十一 律曆一 Volume 68 Treatises 21: Measures and Calendar 1 37
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 30
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷十上 皇后紀 Volume 10a: Annals of Empresses 1 30
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷106中 地形志二中 Volume 106b Treatise 2: Terrain 2 29
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十六 志第二十九 律曆九 Volume 76 Treatises 29: Measures and Calendar 9 28

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
阴雨 陰雨 陰雨膏之 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧曹‧下泉 Lessons from the states - Odes of Cao - Bu Quan 6
龟阴 龜陰 龜陰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 4
阴地 陰地 遂自陰地 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 3
阴厌 陰厭 有陰厭 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 3
阴事 陰事 陰事不得 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《昏義》 The Meaning of the Marriage Ceremony 3
阴王 陰王 陰王之國有三 Guanzi 《管子》 輕重甲第八十 Chapter 80: Weight I 3
阴里 陰裡 王使陰里逆之 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 3
谓阴 謂陰 使謂陰地之命大夫士蔑曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 3
阴礼教 陰禮教 以陰禮教六宮 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 天官冢宰 第一 1. Office of the Heaven and Prime Minister 3
阴木 陰木 仲夏斬陰木 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 地官司徒 第二 2. Office of Earth and Minster of Education and Social Welfare 2