Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

隐 (隱) yǐn yìn

  1. yǐn verb to hide / to conceal
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 藏匿 (Guoyu '隱' v 1; Kroll '隱' 1; Unihan '隱')
  2. yǐn noun a riddle / a conundrum / a puzzle / an enigma
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 谜语 (Guoyu '隱' n 3; Kroll '隱' 3a)
  3. yǐn adverb secretly / privately
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '隱' 1c; Unihan '隱')
  4. yǐn adverb quietly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '隱' 1c)
  5. yǐn adjective taciturn / reticent / reclusive
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '隱' 2)
  6. yǐn adjective obscure / dark
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '隱' adj 1; Kroll '隱' 3)
  7. yǐn noun a puzzle / an enigma
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '隱' 3a)
  8. yǐn verb to pity / to sympathize / to grieve
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 怜悯 (Guoyu '隱' v 3; Kroll '隱' 4)
  9. yǐn proper noun Yin
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '隱' n 4; Kroll '隱' 5)
  10. yìn verb to lean on
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 倚靠 (Guoyu '隱' yìn; Kroll '隱' yìn)
  11. yǐn verb to consider / to ponder
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 详细考量 (Guoyu '隱' v 4)
  12. yǐn noun a mystical place
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '隱' n 1)
  13. yǐn noun pain / suffering
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 痛苦 (Guoyu '隱' n 2)
  14. yǐn adjective destitute / poor
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 穷困 (Guoyu '隱' adj 2)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷一百三十   列傳第五十五    裴陽宋楊崔李解 Volume 130 Biographies 55: Pei, Yang, Song, , Yang, Cui, Li, Jie 32
New History of the Five Dynasties 《新五代史》 卷六十五 南漢世家第五: 劉隱 Volume 65: Hereditary House of Southern Han 28
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十二 Scroll 22 28
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百八十五下 列傳第一百三十五下: 良吏下 Volume 185 Biographies 135: Virtuous Officials 2 27
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷八 Scroll 8 26
New History of the Five Dynasties 《新五代史》 卷三十 漢臣傳第十八: 蘇逢吉 史弘肇 楊邠 王章 劉銖 李業 聶文進 後贊 郭允明 Volume 30 Later Han Biographies 10: Su Fengji, Shi Hongzhao, Yang Bin, Wang Zhang, Liu Zhu, Li Ye, Nie Wenjin, Hou Zan, Guo Yunming 24
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷九十三 列傳第五十三 隱逸 Volume 93 Biographies 53: Hermits 24
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷一百〇七 漢書9: 列傳四 史弘肇 楊邠 王章 李洪建 閻晉卿 聶文進 後贊 郭允明 劉銖 Volume 107 Book of Later Jin 9: Biographies 4 - Shi Hongzhao, Yang Bin, Wang Zhang, Li Hongjian, Yan Jinqing, Nie Wenjin, Hou Zan, Guo Yuming, Liu Zhu 23
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷九十 列傳第六十 良吏 Volume 90 Biographies 60: Good Officials 22
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十 Scroll 20 20

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
幽隐 幽隱 夫陳輕貨於幽隱 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 六反第四十六 Chapter 46: Six Contraries 7
孙隐 孫隱 季孫隱如 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 6
隐行 隱行 素隱行怪 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《中庸》 The State of Equilibrium and Harmony, also known as the Doctrine of the Mean 4
隐处 隱處 人主深居隱處以避燥濕 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷九 主術訓 Chapter 9: The Sovereign's Methods 4
隐贤 隱賢 隱賢而桓賤也 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 4
隐辟 隱闢 隱辟而後屨 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 3
隐正道 隱正道 群臣朋黨比周以隱正道行私曲而地削主卑者 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 飾邪第十九 Chapter 19: On Pretensions and Evil 3
隐曰 隱曰 隱曰 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 3
隐谋 隱謀 隱謀遺利 Mozi 《墨子》 卷六 節葬下 Book 6 - Simplicity in Funerals III 3
隐治 隱治 孤寡無隱治 Guanzi 《管子》 立政第四 Chapter 4: Establishing Governance 3