Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

shǒu shòu

  1. shǒu verb to defend / to protect / to guard / to keep ssafe
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 防卫 or 保护 (Guoyu '守' v 1; Kroll '守' 1; Unihan '守'; XHZD '守' 1)
  2. shǒu verb to watch over
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '守' 1b; XHZD '守' 2)
  3. shǒu verb to observe / to abide by
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 遵行; for example, 守法 'abide by the law' (Guoyu '守' v 3; Kroll '守' 2; XHZD '守' 3)
  4. shǒu verb to be near / to be close to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (XHZD '守' 4)
  5. shǒu noun warden / protector
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As an official title; for example, 太守 'Grand Protector' (Guoyu '守' n 2; Kroll '守' 3)
  6. shǒu noun duty / an official post
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 官职 or 职责; also pronounced shòu (Guoyu '守' n 1; Kroll '守' shòu)
  7. shǒu noun personal integrity / moral character
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 节操, as in 操守 (Guoyu '守' n 3)
  8. shǒu proper noun Shou
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '守' n 4)
  9. shǒu verb to preserve / to conserve
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 保持; for example, the idiom 守身如玉 'preserve one's body like jade [to preserve one's purity]' (Guoyu '守' v 2)
  10. shǒu verb to wait for
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 等待; as in 守候 (Guoyu '守' v 4)
  11. shǒu verb to rely on
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 依赖 (Guoyu '守' v 5)
  12. shòu verb to hunt
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As a variant of 狩 (Guoyu '守' shòu)

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 志第三 天文三 Volume 50 Treatises 3: Astronomy 3 173
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十一 志第四 天文四 Volume 51 Treatises 4: Astronomy 4 161
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百九十五 列傳第八十三 王守仁 Volume 195 Biographies 83: Wang Shouren 103
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百八十三 列傳第一百七十一 儒林二 Volume 283 Biographies 171: Confucian Scholars 2 75
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷一百〇九 漢書11: 列傳六 杜重威 李守貞 趙思綰 Volume 109 Book of Later Jin 11: Biographies 6 - Du Zhongwei, Li Shouzhen, Zhao Siwan 74
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百五十九 列傳第一百四十七 楊鎬 袁應泰 熊廷弼 袁崇煥 趙光抃 Volume 259 Biographies 147: Yang Gao, Yuan Yingtai, Xiong Tingbi, Yuan Chonghuan, Zhao Guangbian 71
Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 67
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷六十三    表第三   宰相下 Volume 63 Tables 3: Chancellors 3 64
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷一百三十五 僭偽列傳二: 劉守光 劉陟 劉崇 Volume 135: Biographies of Usurpers 2 - Liu Shouguang, Liu Zhi, Liu Chong 64
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二十五 本紀第二十五 高宗二 Volume 25 Annals 25: Gaozong 2 60

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
巡守 巡守 巡守告祭柴望也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 周頌‧清廟之什‧時邁 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Qing Miao - Shi Mai 8
失守 失守 失守宗廟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 6
守在 守在 古者天子守在四夷 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 4
慎守 慎守 慎守其一 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 4
守社稷 守社稷 誰守社稷 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 3
守龟 守龜 卜之以守龜 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 3
守臣 守臣 某氏之守臣某 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 3
居守 居守 箕鄭居守 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 3
处守 處守 處守及還 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 3
能守 能守 故能守其官職 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 3