Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

遗 (遺) yí wèi

  1. verb to leave behind
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: ywij; in the sense of 遗留 (ABC 'yí' bf 2)
  2. verb to give
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 给予 or 馈赠 in this sense (ABC 'yí' bf 4; CED '遗' 5; Kroll '遺' 3; GHC '遗' 5).
  3. verb to lose
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 丢失 (ABC 'yí' bf 1; CED '遗' 1; Kroll '遺' 2; GHC '遗' 1)
  4. verb to leave out / to omit
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 遗漏 (ABC 'yí' bf 3; CED '遗' 3; Kroll '遺' 1; GHC '遗' 2)
  5. verb to regret
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 遗憾 (ABC 'yí' bf 5)
  6. noun a relic / a vestige / something lost
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yí' bf 6; CED '遗' 2; Kroll '遺' 4)
  7. verb to have inconinence
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'yí' bf 9; CED '遗' 6; Kroll '遺' 5)
  8. wèi verb to give / to bequeath
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Alternate pronunciation wèi (ABC 'wèi'; Kroll '遺' 1 wèi; GHC '遗' wèi)

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四上 匈奴傳 Volume 94a: Traditions of the Xiongnu 1 20
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 17
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷十九 趙二 Chapter 19: Zhao II 13
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷一 魏書一 武帝紀 Volume 1: Book of Wei 1 - Annals of Emperor Wu 13
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷九十四 列傳第六十四 隱逸 Volume 94 Biographies 64: Hermits and Recluses 12
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷八十六 列傳第五十六 張軌 Volume 86 Biographies 56: Zhang Gui 12
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷八十四 列傳第四十四 鄧琬 袁顗 孔覬 Volume 84 Biographies 44: Deng Wan, Yuan Yi, Kong Ji 11
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 11
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六 魏書六 董二袁劉傳 Volume 6: Book of Wei 6 - Biographies of Dong, the two Yuans, and Liu 11
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷九十七 列傳第五十七 夷蠻 Volume 97 Biographies 57: Yi Man 11

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
遗后世 遺後世 則有司將書之以遺後世 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 12
遗利 遺利 索天下之隱事遺利 Mozi 《墨子》 卷二 尚賢中 Book 2 - Exaltation of the Virtuous II 7
传遗 傳遺 傳遺後世子孫者知之 Mozi 《墨子》 卷四 兼愛下 Book 4 - Universal Love III 7
南遗 南遺 南遺為費宰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 7
遗民 遺民 衛之遺民男女七百有三十人 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 閔公 Lord Min 6
遗人 遺人 凡遺人弓者 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 5
遗一 遺一 不憖遺一老 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧節南山之什‧十月之交 Minor odes of the kingdom - Jie Nan Shan Zhi Shen - Shi Yue Zhi Jiao 3
遗善 遺善 赦過遺善 Guanzi 《管子》 法法第十六 Chapter 16: Fa Fa 3
隐事遗 隱事遺 索天下之隱事遺利 Mozi 《墨子》 卷二 尚賢中 Book 2 - Exaltation of the Virtuous II 2
遗苞 遺苞 則眾有大遺苞矣 Guanzi 《管子》 八觀第十三 Chapter 13: Eight Observations 2