陈 (陳) chén

  1. chén proper noun Chen
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '陳'; Guoyu '陳' n 3; Kroll 2015 '陳' 7, p. 46; Unihan '陳')
  2. chén proper noun Chen of the Southern dynasties
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China
    Notes: 557-589 CE (CC-CEDICT '陳'; Guoyu '陳' n 2; Kroll 2015 '陳' 6, p. 46; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41; XHZD '陈' 5, p. 83)
  3. chén verb to arrange
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 排列 (CC-CEDICT '陳'; Guoyu '陳' v 1; Kroll 2015 '陳' 1, p. 46; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41; XHZD '陈' 1, p. 83)
  4. chén verb to display / to exhibit
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 显示 (CC-CEDICT '陳'; Guoyu '陳' v 3; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41; Unihan '陳'; XHZD '陈' 1, p. 83)
  5. chén verb to narrate / to state / to explain
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 述说 (CC-CEDICT '陳'; Guoyu '陳' v 2; Kroll 2015 '陳' 2, p. 46; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41; Unihan '陳'; XHZD '陈' 2, p. 83)
  6. chén adjective stale
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '陳'; Guoyu '陳' adj; Kroll 2015 '陳' 3, p. 46; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41; XHZD '陈' 3, p. 83)
  7. chén proper noun Chen princedom of the Zhou dynasty
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China
    Notes: Located in present-day Henan area (Guoyu '陳' n 1; Kroll 2015 '陳' 5, p. 46; XHZD '陈' 4, p. 83)
  8. chén adjective aged [wine] / matured
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As for aged wine (Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41)
  9. chén noun a path to a residence
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '陳' 4, p. 46; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41)
  10. zhèn noun a battle / a battle array
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As a variant of 阵 (Guoyu '陳' zhèn n; Kroll 2015 '陳' zhèn, p. 46; Mathews 1931 '陳', p. 41)

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  • 陈侯 (陳侯) 陳侯 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 44
  • 陈人 (陳人) 故陳人君之德 — The Book of Songs 詩經, 國風‧鄘‧君子偕老 Lessons from the states - Odes of Yong - Jun Zi Xie Lao — count: 21
  • 伐陈 (伐陳) 黃人伐陳 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 13
  • 侵陈 (侵陳) 鄭伯侵陳 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 9
  • 陈辕 (陳轅) 齊人執陳轅濤塗 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 6
  • 奔陈 (奔陳) 高克奔陳 — The Book of Songs 詩經, 國風‧鄭‧清人 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Qing Ren — count: 4
  • 救陈 (救陳) 晉趙盾帥師救陳 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 4
  • 葬陈 (葬陳) 葬陳桓公 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 桓公 Lord Huan — count: 4
  • 陈灵 (陳靈) 陳靈公受盟于晉 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 4
  • 陈郑 (陳鄭) 師出於陳鄭之間 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 3