Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zhèn

  1. zhèn verb to shake / to shock
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (NCCED '震' 2; Unihan '震' )
  2. zhèn proper noun zhen trigram
    Domain: Literature 文学 , Concept: Trigram 卦
    Notes: The third of the Eight Trigrams 八卦, symbolizing thunder / ☳ in the 《易經》 Book of Changes (Guoyu '震' n 2; NCCED '震' 4; Nylan 2001, p. 218)
  3. zhèn verb to get angry
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 发怒 (Guoyu '震' v 4)
  4. zhèn noun an earthquake / a tremor
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '震' 3; Unihan '震')
  5. zhèn verb to be excited / to fear / to be scared
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 害怕 (Guoyu '震' v 3; NCCED '震' 4; Unihan '震')
  6. zhèn verb thunder / for lightning to strike
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 雷击 (Guoyu '震' v 1; NCCED '震' 1)
  7. zhèn verb to create turmoil / to upheave
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 动荡 (Guoyu '震' v 2)

Contained in

震撼震惊地震抗震震动震荡震中震灾震多末尼震旦川震震怒震央地震仪王震防震余震震慑震耳地震中震源震荡震区震响震音震骇电震震悚震栗震觉

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十 志第六 五行三 Volume 30 Treatises 6: Five Elements 3 141
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十四 楊震列傳 Volume 54: Biography of Yang Zhen 54
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十九 志第十九 五行下 Volume 29 Treatises 19: Five Elements Part Three 50
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十七 志第十七: 五行 Volume 37 Treatises 17: Five Elements 48
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百五十一 列傳第三十九 茹瑺 嚴震直 張紞 王鈍 鄭賜 郭資 呂震 李至剛 方賓 吳中 劉觀 Volume 151 Biographies 39: Ru Chang, Yan Zhenzhi, Zhang Dan, Wang Dun, Zheng Ci, Guo Zi, Lu Zhen, Li Zhigang, Fang Bin, Wu Zhong, Liu Guan 47
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二十八 志第四 五行一 Volume 28 Treatises 4: Five Elements 1 42
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二百五十一 列傳第一百三十九 李標 劉鴻訓 錢龍錫 成基命 何如寵 徐光啟 文震孟 蔣德璟 方岳貢 Volume 251 Biographies 139: Li Biao, Liu Hongxun, Qian Longxi, Cheng Jiming, He Ruchong, Xu Guangqi, Wen Zhenmeng, Jiang Dejing, Fang Yuegong 38
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷三十三 志第二十三 五行四 Volume 33 Treatises 23: Five Elements 4 36
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十二 志第十五 五行一下 Volume 62 Treatises 15: Five Elements 1b 32
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百十一 表第十二 七卿年表一 Volume 111 Tables 12: Annals of the Seven Ministers 1 31

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
威震 威震 威震天下 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十 敬慎 Chapter 10: Being Reverent and Catious 31
震天下 震天下 威震天下 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十 敬慎 Chapter 10: Being Reverent and Catious 11
震电 震電 爗爗震電 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧節南山之什‧十月之交 Minor odes of the kingdom - Jie Nan Shan Zhi Shen - Shi Yue Zhi Jiao 10
震恐 震恐 諸侯震恐 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 9
震上 震上 坤下震上 Book of Changes 《易經》 豫 Yu 8
震震 震震 震震不侮 Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 6
震主 震主 且臣聞勇略震主者身危 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 6
震来 震來 震來虩虩 Book of Changes 《易經》 震 Zhen 6
震夷 震夷 震夷伯之廟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 5
雷震 雷震 雷震之聲 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷八 本經訓 Chapter 8: Base Warp 4