Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

xiǎn

xiǎn noun a dog with a long snout or muzzle
Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
Notes: (Unihan '玁')

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧南有嘉魚之什‧六月 Minor odes of the kingdom - Nan You Jia Yu Zhi Shen - Liu Yue 4
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鹿鳴之什‧采薇 Minor odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Lu Ming - Cai Wei 4
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷三十 魏書三十 烏丸鮮卑東夷傳 Volume 30: Book of Wei 30 - Biographies of the Wuhuan, Xianbei, and Dongyi 2
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鹿鳴之什‧出車 Minor odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Lu Ming - Chu Che 2
History of Ming 《明史》 卷一百六十二 列傳第五十 尹昌隆 耿通 戴綸 陳祚 劉球 陳鑑 鍾同 章綸 廖莊 倪敬 楊瑄 Volume 162 Biographies 50: Yin Changlong, Geng Tong, Dai Lun, Chen Zuo, Liu Qiu, Chen Jian, Zhong Tong, Zhang Lun, Liao Zhuang, Ni Jing, Yang Xuan 2
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷六十七 黨錮列傳 Volume 67: Biographies of Partisan Prohibitions 2
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧南有嘉魚之什‧采芑 Minor odes of the kingdom - Nan You Jia Yu Zhi Shen - Cai Qi 1
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十 志第三 天文三 Volume 50 Treatises 3: Astronomy 3 1
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷五 本紀第五 文帝 Volume 5 Annals 5: Emperor Wen 1
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷四十 Scroll 40 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
玁狁 玁狁 北有玁狁之難 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鹿鳴之什‧采薇 Minor odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Lu Ming - Cai Wei 28
伐玁 伐玁 薄伐玁狁 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧南有嘉魚之什‧六月 Minor odes of the kingdom - Nan You Jia Yu Zhi Shen - Liu Yue 7
征伐玁 征伐玁 征伐玁狁 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧南有嘉魚之什‧采芑 Minor odes of the kingdom - Nan You Jia Yu Zhi Shen - Cai Qi 3