Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

tàn

  1. tàn noun coal
    Domain: Geology 地质 , Concept: Mineral 矿物
    Notes: In the sense of 煤炭 (Guoyu '炭' 2; Unihan '炭' XHZD '炭' 3)
  2. tàn noun charcoal
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 木炭 (Guoyu '炭' 1; Unihan '炭'; XHZD '炭' 1)
  3. tàn proper noun Tan
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '炭' 3)

Contained in

煤炭焦炭雪中送炭夹炭黑陶大楼炭经冰炭不同罏涂炭生灵涂炭木炭烧炭黑炭石炭石炭酸火炭苍生涂炭

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Liao 《遼史》 卷六十八 表第六: 遊幸表 Volume 68 Tables 6: Imperial Visits 11
History of Liao 《遼史》 卷十四 本紀第十四: 聖宗五 Volume 14 Annals 14: Shengzong 5 10
History of Liao 《遼史》 卷十三 本紀第十三: 聖宗四 Volume 13 Annals 13: Shengzong 4 8
History of Jin 《金史》 卷三十  志第十一: 禮三 宗廟 禘袷 朝享、時享儀 Volume 30 Treatises 11: Rites 3 - Ancestral Temples, Dijia, Worshipping, Seasonal Rituals 8
History of Ming 《明史》 卷九十三 志第六十九 刑法一 Volume 93 Treatises 69: Punishment and Law 1 7
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷五十六 Scroll 56 6
History of Jin 《金史》 卷五十七 志第三十八: 百官三 內命婦 宮人女職 東宮官屬 親王府屬 太后兩宮官屬 大興府 諸京留守司諸京城宮苑提舉等職 按察司 諸路總管府、諸府、諸節鎮、防禦、刺史、縣鎮等職 諸轉運泉谷等職 諸府鎮兵馬等職 諸猛安部族及群牧等職 Volume 57 Treatises 38: Official Posts 3 - Women of the Inner Court; Palace Women with Official Positions; East Palace officials; Prince's Residence Subordinates; Officials of the Empress Dowager's Two Palaces; Daxing Prefecture; Officials in Charge of Offices, Palaces, and Parks in the Capital; Surveillance Commissions; Circuit Inspectors; Prefecture Governments; Town Administration; Defenses; Magistrates; County and Town Officials; Transportation and Grain Officials; Officials in Charge of Military Forces in the Prefectures; Officals in Charge of Pacifying Savage Tribes and Pastoral Peoples 6
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十五 志第一百十八 職官五 Volume 165 Treatises 118: Offical Posts 5 6
History of Ming 《明史》 卷七十四 志第五十 職官三 Volume 74 Treatises 50: Official Posts 3 6
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十六 志第一百三十九 食貨下八 Volume 186 Treatises 139: Finance and Economics 2h 5

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
薪炭 薪炭 多繼釜鍑薪炭 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四下 匈奴傳 Volume 94b: Traditions of the Xiongnu 2 18
冰炭 冰炭 譬猶冰炭鉤繩也 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十一 齊俗訓 Chapter 11: Combining Customs 14
吞炭 吞炭 曼聲吞炭內閉而不歌 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷六 覽冥訓 Chapter 6: Observing the Obscure 13
荼炭 荼炭 契闊荼炭 Book of Song 《宋書》 卷四十一 列傳第一 后妃 Volume 41 Biographies 1: Emperesses and Consorts 9
土炭 土炭 縣土炭 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 8
铜炭 銅炭 乃禁不得挾銅炭 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十九中 王莽傳 Volume 99b: Wang Mang 2 8
炉炭 爐炭 共爐炭 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 天官冢宰 第一 1. Office of the Heaven and Prime Minister 7
柴炭 柴炭 掌廩餼柴炭 Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷36 列傳第1 后妃 Volume 36 Biographies 1: Empresses and Consorts 5
蜃炭 蜃炭 用蜃炭 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 5
铁炭 鐵炭 猶鐵炭之低卬 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷七十五 眭兩夏侯京翼李傳 Volume 75: Sui, two Xiahous, Jing, Ji and Li 4