Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

  1. verb to die
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 丧失生命; an intransitive verb (Guoyu '死' v 1; Unihan '死')
  2. verb to sever / to break off
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 断绝; for example, 死心 ' to drop the matter' (Guoyu '死' v 2)
  3. adverb extremely / very
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 非常; for example, '怕死了 'extremely scared' (Guoyu '死' adv 2)
  4. adverb to do one's utmost
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 拚命; for example, 死守 'to defend obstinately' (Guoyu '死' adv 1)
  5. adjective dead
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '死' adj 1; Unihan '死')
  6. noun death
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: FGS translation standard: Death (Unihan '死')
  7. verb to sacrifice one's life
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 牺牲生命 (Guoyu '死' v 3)
  8. adjective lost / severed
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 失去作用; for example 死棋 'dead piece' [in chess] (Guoyu '死' adj 2)
  9. adjective lifeless / not moving
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不活动; for example, 死水 'stagnant water' (Guoyu '死' adj 3)
  10. adjective stiff / inflexible
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 呆板; for example, 死脑筋 'inflexible thinking' (Guoyu '死' adj 4)
  11. adjective already fixed / set / established
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 既定; for example, 死法子 'fixed method' (Guoyu '死' adj 5)
  12. adjective damned
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: When cursing someone; for example, 死鬼 devil (Guoyu '死' adj 6)

Contained in

死亡打死生老病死死锁死结死刑生死生死存亡病死害死死罪死魔死而后已置之死地而后生杀死猝死黑死病灌顶拔除过罪生死得度经横死淹死处死老死缢死死苦死丧死难婆罗门避死经生死轮迴了本生死经十二品生死经弟子死复生经生死相续死囚死水见光死死因死尸千生万死作不死不死液生死海婆死瑟搋死后送死死人安乐死去死死海要死死板死生

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三百〇三 列傳第一百九十一 列女三 Volume 303 Biographies 191: Exemplary Women 3 117
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百九十四 列傳第一百八十二 忠義六 Volume 294 Biographies 182: Loyal Officials 6 106
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百九十二 列傳第一百八十 忠義四 Volume 292 Biographies 180: Loyal Officials 4 105
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 104
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百九十一 列傳第一百七十九 忠義三 Volume 291 Biographies 179: Loyal Officials 3 102
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百九十三 列傳第一百八十一 忠義五 Volume 293 Biographies 181: Loyal Officials 5 99
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百四十九 列傳第二百〇八 忠義四 崔縱吳安國 林沖之子:郁 從子:震 霆 滕茂實 魏行可郭元邁 閻進朱績 趙師檟 易青 胡斌 范旺 馬俊 楊震仲史次秦 郭靖 高稼 曹友聞 陳寅賈子坤 劉銳 蹇彝 何充 許彪孫張桂 金文德 曹贛 胡世全 龐彥海 江彥清 陳隆之史季儉 王翊 李誠之秦鉅 Volume 449 Biographies 208: Loyalty and Righteousness 4 - Cui Zongwuanguo, Lin Chongzhi and son: Yu, newphew: Zhen, Ting, Teng Maoshi, Weixing Keguoyuanmai, Yan Jinzhuji, Zhao Shijia, Yi Qing, Hu Bin, Fan Wang, Ma Jun, Yangzhen Zhongshi Ciqin, Guo Jing, Gao Jia, Cao Youwen, Chen Yinjia and son Kun, Liu Rui, Jian Yi, He Chong, Xu Biao and grandson Zhang Gui, Jin Wende, Cao Gan, Hu Shiquan, Pang Yanhai, Jiang Yanqing, Shi Jijian of Chenlong, Wang Yi, Qin Ju of Licheng 98
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二百〇一  列傳第八十八: 列女二 Volume 201 Biographies 88: Exemplary Women 2 97
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 94
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百九十五 列傳第一百八十三 忠義七 Volume 295 Biographies 183: Loyal Officials 7 89

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
不如死 不如死 不如死之久矣 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧谷風之什‧蓼莪 Minor odes of the kingdom - Gu Feng Zhi Shen - Liao E 6
归死 歸死 臣歸死於司敗也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 6
多死 多死 多死 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 5
死麕 死麕 野有死麕 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 4
爱死 愛死 敢愛死以亂官乎 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 4
死矢 死矢 之死矢靡它 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧柏舟 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Bo Zhou 4
死君 死君 其為死君乎 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 4
知死 知死 毋畏知死 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 3
获死 穫死 吾未獲死所 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 3
逃死 逃死 其大夫逃死於四方 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 3