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bái

  1. bái adjective white
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Color 颜色 , Concept: Color 颜色
    Notes: White in color, in the sense of 白色 (CCD 1 '白' 1; FE '白' 1; GHDC '白' 1). For example, 白云 'white clouds.' (XHW 2016-02-04)
  2. bái noun Kangxi radical 106
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  3. bái adjective plain
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Characteristic 特点
    Notes: (CCD 1 '白' 1; FE '白' 2). For example, 白文 (plain text).
  4. bái verb to make clear / to state / to explain / to say / to address
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 说明 (CCD 3 '白' 1; FE '白' 6)
  5. bái adjective pure / clean / stainless
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 纯洁 (FE '白' 1; GHDC '白' 4)
  6. bái adjective bright
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Light 光纤
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 明亮 (CCD 1 '白' 2; FE '白' 1; GHDC '白' 5).
  7. bái adjective a wrongly written character
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CCD 2 '白'; GHDC '白' 9)
  8. bái adjective clear
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 清楚 (GHDC '白' 6)
  9. bái adjective true / sincere / genuine
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Morality 道德
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 真诚.
  10. bái adjective reactionary
    Domain: Politics 政治
    Notes: For example, 白军 (CCD 1 '白' 7)
  11. bái noun a wine cup
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: For drinking illegal alcohol in historic times (GHDC '白' 10)
  12. bái noun a spoken part in an opera
    Domain: Drama 戏剧
    Notes: (CCD 3 '白' 2; FE '白' 5)
  13. bái noun a dialect
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 方言 (CCD 3 '白' 3)
  14. bái verb to understand
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Thought 思想
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 清楚 or 明白.
  15. bái verb to report
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 报告.
  16. bái verb to accuse / to charge / to sue / to indict
    Domain: Law 法律
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 控告 (GHDC '白' 7)
  17. bái adverb in vain / to no purpose / for nothing
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 平白 or 白白 (CCD 1 '白' 5; FE '白' 3)
  18. bái adverb merely / simply / only
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 单单 or 只是.
  19. bái adjective empty / blank
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 一无所有 (CCD 1 '白' 4; FE '白' 2; GHDC '白' 8)
  20. bái adjective free
    Domain: Spoken Language 口语
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 免费 (CCD 1 '白' 6; FE '白' 4)
  21. bái bound form to stare coldly / a scornful look
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in 白眼 (CCD 1 '白' 9)
  22. bái noun relating to funerals
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: As in 红白事 'weddings and funerals' (CCD 1 '白' 8; GHDC '白' 2)
  23. bái proper noun Bai
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (CCD 1 '白' 10; FE '白' 7)
  24. bái noun vernacular / spoken language
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: In this sense 白 has a similar meaning to 白话 (CCD 3 '白' 4)
  25. bái noun a symbol for silver
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHDC '白' 11)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I 29
Er Ya 《爾雅》 《釋畜》 Explanation of Domestic Animals 27
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 24
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《白部》 Bái Radical 24
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《白起王翦列傳》 Biographies of Bai Qi and Wang Jian 15
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十一‧馬部》 Scroll 11, Mǎ Radical 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《伍子胥列傳》 Biography of Wu Zixu 10
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《白部》 Bái Radical 10

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
驾白 駕白 駕白駱 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 3

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
17. 《陽貨》 Yang Huo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
青龍 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
使 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
之間 《外篇‧駢拇》 Outer Chapters - Webbed Toes in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《胠篋》 Cutting open Satchels in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋器》 Explanation of Utensils in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋水》 Explanation of Water in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 4
《釋木》 Explanation of Trees in Er Ya 《爾雅》 5
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 7
名曰 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 16
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 6