Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

ān

  1. ān adjective calm / still / quiet / peaceful
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: Synonymous with 靜 in this sense. For example, 长治久安 'long order and long peace' (CCI p. 37; CC-CEDICT '長治久安'; Guoyu '長治久安'; Unihan '安'). Etymology: 安:靜也。(Shuo Wen)
  2. ān verb to calm / to pacify
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  3. ān pronoun where / how / why
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: An interrogative pronoun in Literary Chinese used to mark a locative object, indentical in use to 焉 (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 96).
  4. ān adjective safe / secure
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  5. ān verb to be content
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  6. ān verb to find a place for
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 安 is synonymous with 容身 in this sense.
  7. ān verb to install / to fix / to fit
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Process 过程

Contained in

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Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏世家》 House of Wei 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 15
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮南衡山列傳》 Biographies of Huainan and Hengshan 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平津侯主父列傳》 Biographies of the Marquis of Pingjin and Zhufu 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《六國年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Six States 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 9

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
安能 安能 汲則安能 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I 7
不能安 不能安 猶不能安其室 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶风‧凱風 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Kai Feng 6
安安 安安 攸馘安安 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧皇矣 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Huang Yi 6
安知 安知 安知其不見星也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 5
国安 國安 彼國安而天下安 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《鄉飲酒義》 The Meaning of the Drinking Festivity in the Districts 5
安百姓 安百姓 在今爾安百姓 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 呂刑 Zhou Shu - Marquis of Lu on Punishments 4
今日安 今日安 今日安否何如 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir 3
音安 音安 治世之音安以樂 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 序 Preface 3
女安 女安 於女安乎 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 17. 《陽貨》 Yang Huo 3
安土 安土 不能安土 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《哀公問》 Questions of Duke Ai 3