Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

qiè

qiè adjective afraid / rustic
Domain: Classical Chinese 古文

Contained in

怯生生胆怯怯弱毘舍怯怯懦怯场羞怯卑怯惊怯

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷十三 齊六 Chapter 13: Qi VI 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 4
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十四 韓彭英盧吳傳 Volume 34: Han, Peng, Ying, Lu and Wu 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《廉頗藺相如列傳》 Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru 4
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷六十二 司馬遷傳 Volume 62: Sima Qian 3
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷五十六 吳書十一 朱治朱然呂範朱桓傳 Volume 56: Book of Wu 11 - Biographies of Zhu Zhi, Zhu Ran, Lü Fan, and Zhu Huan 3
Han Feizi 《韓非子》 詭使第四十五 Chapter 45: Absurd Encouragements 2
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷二十七 魏書二十七 徐胡二王傳 Volume 27: Book of Wei 27 - Biographies of Xu, Hu, and the two Wangs 2
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十八 魏書十八 二李臧文呂許典二龐閻傳 Volume 18: Book of Wei 18 - Biographies of the two Lis, Zang, Wen, Lü, Xu, Dian, the two Pangs, and Yan 2
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷三十五 蜀書五 諸葛亮傳 Volume 35: Book of Shu 5 - Biography of Zhuge Liang 2

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
驽怯 駑怯 陵雖駑怯 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷五十四 李廣蘇建傳 Volume 54: Li Guang and Su Jian 11
勇怯 勇怯 故以戰功之事定勇怯 Guanzi 《管子》 明法解第六十七 Chapter 67: Explanation of Wise Edicts 9
怯死 怯死 勇士不怯死 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯仲連鄒陽列傳》 Biographies of Lu Zhonglian and Zou Yang 6
怯夫 怯夫 夫怯夫操利劍 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十九 脩務訓 Chapter 19: Cultivation of Effort 5
恇怯 恇怯 馥素性恇怯 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷七十四上 袁紹劉表列傳 Volume 74a: Biographies of Yuan Shao, Liu Biao 1 3
以为怯 以為怯 終以為怯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《廉頗藺相如列傳》 Biographies of Lian Po and Lin Xiangru 3
怯邪 怯邪 將軍怯邪 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《袁盎鼂錯列傳》 Biographies of Yuan Ang and Chao Cuo 2
士怯 士怯 其士怯 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 2
将军怯 將軍怯 將軍怯邪 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《袁盎鼂錯列傳》 Biographies of Yuan Ang and Chao Cuo 2
信怯 信怯 固知信怯也 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 2