Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

nǚ nǜ rǔ

  1. adjective female / feminine
    Domain: Health 健康
    Notes: A bound form in modern Chinese (ABC 'nǚ' 1; Kroll '女' 1; Unihan '女')
  2. noun female
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A bound form in modern Chinese (ABC 'nǚ' 1; Kroll '女' 1; Unihan '女')
  3. noun Kangxi radical 38
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: Woman (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7; Unihan '女')
  4. verb to marry off a daughter
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 女 is synonymous with 嫁女 in this sense (Kroll '女' nǜ)
  5. noun daughter
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 女 is synonymous with 女儿 in this sense. It is a bound form in modern Chinese (ABC 'nǚ' 2; Kroll '女' 2).
  6. pronoun you / thou
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A variant of 汝, used as a second person pronoun in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 77).
  7. adjective soft / feminine
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '女' 3)
  8. proper noun the Maiden lunar lodging
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '女' 4)
  9. pronoun you
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As a variant of 汝 second person personal pronoun (Kroll '女' rǔ)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《女部》 Nǚ Radical 288
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《外戚世家》 Houses of the External Relatives 36
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 24
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin 20
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《宋微子世家》 House of Song Wei Zi 17
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü 13

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
女君 女君 妾從女君而出 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪服小記》 Record of Small Matters in the Dress of Mourning 8
咨女 咨女 咨女殷商 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧蕩 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Dang 7
女殷商 女殷商 咨女殷商 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧蕩 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Dang 7
女曰 女曰 女曰鷄鳴 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄭‧女曰鷄鳴 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Nu Yue Ji Ming 6
静女 靜女 靜女 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧靜女 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Jing Nu 5
士女 士女 以穀我士女 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧甫田之什‧甫田 Minor odes of the kingdom - Fu Tian Zhi Shen - Fu Tian 3
贯女 貫女 三歲貫女 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧魏‧碩鼠 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Shou Shu 3
女仳 女仳 有女仳離 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧王‧中谷有蓷 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wang - Zhong Gu You Tui 3
女氏 女氏 婿之伯父致命女氏曰 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 3
女反 女反 女反有之 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧瞻卬 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Zhan Yang 3