闻 (聞) wén

  1. wén verb to hear
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 听到 (Guoyu '聞' wén v 1; Rouzer 2007, p. 38)
  2. wén proper noun Wen
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '聞' wén n 3)
  3. wén verb sniff at / to smell
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Smell
    Notes: (Guoyu '聞' wén v 4; Rouzer 2007, p. 38)
  4. wén verb to be widely known
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 著称 (Guoyu '聞' wén v 3)
  5. wén verb to confirm / to accept
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '聞' wén v 2)
  6. wén noun information
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 消息 (Guoyu '聞' wén n 2)
  7. wèn adjective famous / well known
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 著名 (Guoyu '聞' wèn adj)
  8. wén noun knowledge / learning
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 知识 (Guoyu '聞' wén n 1; Rouzer 2007, p. 38)
  9. wèn noun popularity / prestige / reputation
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 名誉 (Guoyu '聞' wèn n 3; Rouzer 2007, p. 38)
  10. wén verb to question
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文

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  • 臣闻 (臣聞) 臣聞愛子 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 30
  • 闻曰 (聞曰) 予聞曰 — Book of Documents 尚書, 商書 仲虺之誥 Shang Shu - Announcement of Zhong-hui — count: 7
  • 君闻 (君聞) 寡君聞命矣 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 7
  • 公闻 (公聞) 公聞其期 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 6
  • 闻命 (聞命) 寡君聞命矣 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 5
  • 侨闻 (僑聞) 僑聞君子長國家者 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 5
  • 侯闻 (侯聞) 息侯聞之 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 莊公 Lord Zhang — count: 4
  • 令闻 (令聞) 令聞不已 — The Book of Songs 詩經, 大雅‧文王之什‧文王 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Wen Wang — count: 4
  • 罕闻 (罕聞) 子罕聞之 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 王闻 (王聞) 王聞之 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 3