Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zhào

  1. zhào verb to illuminate / to shine
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 映射 (Guoyu '照' v 1; Kroll '照' 2; Unihan '照'; XHZD '照' 1)
  2. zhào adverb according to / in accordance with
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '照' v 3; XHZD '照' 11)
  3. zhào verb to photograph
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Photography 摄影术
    Notes: In the sense of 照相 (Guoyu '照' v 9; XHZD '照' 3)
  4. zhào verb to reflect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 照镜子 'reflect in a mirror' (Guoyu '照' v 2; Kroll '照' 3; Unihan '照'; XHZD '照' 2)
  5. zhào noun a photograph / an image
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 相片 (Guoyu '照' n 2; Kroll '照' 3a; XHZD '照' 4)
  6. zhào verb to take care of / to look after
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 照顾 (Guoyu '照' v 7; XHZD '照' 5)
  7. zhào verb to contrast / to compare
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 对比 (Guoyu '照' v 4; XHZD '照' 6)
  8. zhào noun a permit / a license
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 凭证; for example, 护照 'passport' or 驾照 'drivers license' (Guoyu '照' n 3; XHZD '照' 7)
  9. zhào verb to understand
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '照' v 8; XHZD '照' 8)
  10. zhào verb to inform / to notify
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 通知 (Guoyu '照' v 5; XHZD '照' 9)
  11. zhào preposition towards
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 对着 (Guoyu '照' v 6; XHZD '照' 10)
  12. zhào verb a ray of light
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '照' 1a)
  13. zhào verb to inspect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '照' 4)
  14. zhào noun sunlight
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 日光; for example, 残照 'afterglow of sunset' (Guoyu '照' n 1)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十八 志第十一 天文十一 Volume 58 Treatises 11: Astronomy 11 105
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十九 志第十二 天文十二 Volume 59 Treatises 12: Astronomy 12 70
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十四 志第十七 五行二下 Volume 64 Treatises 17: Five Elements 2b 52
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十 志第十三 天文十三 Volume 60 Treatises 13: Astronomy 13 52
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十五 志第三十五:  百官一 Volume 85 Treatises 38: Official Posts 1 34
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十六 志第三十六:  百官二 Volume 86 Treatises 39: Official Posts 2 29
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷九十六 志第四十五上: 食貨四 Volume 96 Treatises 49: Finance and Economics 4 27
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十九 志第三十九:  百官五 Volume 89 Treatises 42: Official Posts 5 24
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百五十三 列傳第十二 折德扆 馮繼業 王承美 李繼周 孫行友 Volume 253 Biographies 12: Zhe Deyi, Feng Jiye, Wang Chengmei, Li Jizhou, Sun Xingyou 23
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百二十六 志第七十九 樂一 Volume 126 Treatises 79: Music 1 21

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
明照 明照 明照四海而不遺微小 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《經解》 The Different Teachings of the Different Kings 7
照临 照臨 照臨下土 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧日月 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Ri Yue 7
照形 照形 夫明鏡便於照形 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十一 齊俗訓 Chapter 11: Combining Customs 6
照烂 照爛 照爛龍鱗 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 4
照天下 照天下 宜照天下也 Book of Changes 《易經》 豐 Feng 4
临照 臨照 以臨照百官 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 4
兼照 兼照 兼照天下之無有私也卽此文王兼也 Mozi 《墨子》 卷四 兼愛下 Book 4 - Universal Love III 4
照百官 照百官 以臨照百官 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 3
火照 火照 牧者持火照求羊 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十六 楚元王傳 Volume 36: Prince Yuan of Chu --- Liu Xiang and Liu Xin 3
珠照 珠照 尚有徑寸之珠照車前後各十二乘者十枚 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《田敬仲完世家》 House of Tian Jingzhong 2