Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

chén

  1. chén noun morning / dawn / daybreak
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '晨'; FE '晨' 1; GHDC '晨' 1)
  2. chén noun to crow at dawn
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Said of a cock (FE '晨' 2; GHDC '晨' 2)
  3. chén noun the morning star
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (GHDC '晨' 3)

Contained in

凌晨早晨清晨暮鼓晨钟晨朝今晨晨昏晨曦晨报晨星晨露侵晨霜晨

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十六 志第十二 曆六 Volume 36 Treatises 12: Calendar 6 59
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷17 志第12 律曆中 Volume 17 Treatises 12: Measures and the Calendar 2 51
History of Jin 《金史》 卷二十二 志第三: 曆下 步月離第五 步交會第六 步五星第七 Volume 22 Treatises 3: Calendar 2 - Phases of the Month 5, Phases of Convergence 6, Phases of the Five Planets 7 36
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十五 志第二十八 律曆八 Volume 75 Treatises 28: Measures and Calendar 8 36
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十七 志第三十 律曆十 Volume 77 Treatises 30: Measures and Calendar 10 35
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十三 志第二十六 律曆六 Volume 73 Treatises 26: Measures and Calendar 6 35
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十四 志第二十七 律曆七 Volume 74 Treatises 27: Measures and Calendar 7 31
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十 志第二十三 律曆三 Volume 70 Treatises 23: Measures and Calendar 3 30
History of Song 《宋史》 卷八十 志第三十三 律曆十三 Volume 80 Treatises 33: Measures and Calendar 13 28
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷107下 律曆志三下 Volume 107b Treatise 3: Treatise on Music and Calendars 2 28

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
晨夜 晨夜 見卵而求晨夜 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十六 說山訓 Chapter 16: A Mountain of Persuasion 14
晨风 晨風 晨風 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧秦‧晨風 Lessons from the states - Odes of Qin - Chen Feng 7
晨见 晨見 晨見掌文 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 5
晨始 晨始 晨始見 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十一 律曆志 Volume 21: Treatise on Rhythm and the Calendar 5
合晨 合晨 推合晨所在星 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十一 律曆志 Volume 21: Treatise on Rhythm and the Calendar 4
晨兴 晨興 夙夜晨興 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十八 辨物 Chapter 18: Distinguishes Things 4
晨凫 晨鳧 侯嗜晨鳧 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十二 奉使 Chapter 12: Receiving and Implementing Orders 3
晨击 晨擊 晨擊漢軍而東 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 3
奉晨 奉晨 奉晨鳧 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十二 奉使 Chapter 12: Receiving and Implementing Orders 2
凡晨 凡晨 凡晨見 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十一 律曆志 Volume 21: Treatise on Rhythm and the Calendar 2