Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

虚 (虛)

  1. adjective devoid of content / void / false / empty / vain
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 弄虚作假 'to practice fraud' (CCI p. 24; Unihan '虛')
  2. noun a mound
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense x is synonymous with 丘.
  3. noun a residence / a dwelling
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 住所.
  4. noun ruins
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 废墟.
  5. noun a fair
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 市集.
  6. noun a hole / a void
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 空隙 (Unihan '虛').
  7. noun the sky
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 天空.
  8. adjective loose
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 疏松.
  9. adjective sparse / rare
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 稀少.
  10. adjective weak
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 虚弱.
  11. adjective idle / free
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 空闲.
  12. adjective flustered
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 心慌.
  13. adjective modest
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 谦虚.
  14. adjective free from desire
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Taoism 道教
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 无欲 or 无为.
  15. verb to empty
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 使空.
  16. verb to reside / to dwell
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 居住.
  17. verb to ruin
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  18. adverb in vain / to no purpose / for nothing
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: In this sense 虚 is synonymous with 白白地.

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷三百七十一 列傳第一百三十 白時中 徐處仁 馮澥 王倫 宇文虛中 湯思退 Volume 371 Biographies 130: Bai Shizhong, Xu Churen, Feng Xie, Wang Lun, Yu Wenxuzhong, Tang Situi 41
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十六 志第六: 禮儀六 Volume 26 Treatises 6: Rites 6 40
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十三 志第三 歷下 Volume 13 Treatises 3: Calendar 2 39
History of Song 《宋史》 卷三百六十二 列傳第一百二十一 朱勝非 呂頤浩 范宗尹 范致虛 呂好問 Volume 362 Biographies 121: Zhu Shengfei, Lu Yihao, Fan Zongyin, Fan Zhixu, Lu Haowen 34
History of Song 《宋史》 卷八十一 志第三十四 律曆十四 Volume 81 Treatises 34: Measures and Calendar 14 28
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十七上   志第十七上  曆三上 Volume 27a Treatises 18: Calendar 3a 27
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 25
History of Jin 《金史》 卷七十九 列傳第十七: 酈瓊 李成 孔彥舟 徐文 施宜生 張中孚 張中彥 宇文虛中 王倫 Volume 79 Biographies 17: Li Qiong, Li Cheng, Kong Yanzhou, Xu Wen, Shi Yisheng, Zhang Zhongfu, Zhang Zhongyan, Yu Wenxuzhong, Wang Lun 24
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷17 志第12 律曆中 Volume 17 Treatises 12: Measures and the Calendar 2 22
History of Song 《宋史》 卷三百 列傳第五十九 楊偕 王沿 杜杞 楊畋 周湛 徐的 姚仲孫 陳太素 馬尋 杜曾 李虛己 張傅 俞獻卿 陳從易 楊大雅 Volume 300 Biographies 59: Yang Xie, Wang Yan, Du Qi, Yang Tian, Zhou Zhan, Xu De, Yao Zhongsun, Chen Taisu, Ma Xun, Du Ceng, Li Xuji, Zhang Fu, Yu Xianqing, Chen Congyi, Yang Daya 21

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
虚爵 虛爵 然後授虛爵 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 18
虚觯 虛觶 卒受者以虛觶降奠于篚 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉射禮 第五 5. Rites of the district archery meet 7
受虚 受虛 賔進受虛爵 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 燕禮 第六 6. Banquet rites 6
实虚 實虛 實虛也 Guanzi 《管子》 七法第六 Chapter 6: Seven Methods 6
满虚 滿虛 滿虛在物 Guanzi 《管子》 法法第十六 Chapter 16: Fa Fa 5
虚朾 虛朾 同盟于虛朾 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 4
盈虚 盈虛 君子尚消息盈虛 Book of Changes 《易經》 剝 Bo 4
执虚 執虛 執虛如執盈 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《少儀》 Smaller Rules of Demeanour 3
虚取 虛取 言上之不虛取於下也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《燕義》 The Meaning of the Banquet 3
虚中 虛中 虛中也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 3