Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

遗 (遺) yí wèi

  1. verb to leave behind
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: ywij; in the sense of 遗留 (ABC 'yí' bf 2)
  2. verb to give
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 遗憾 (ABC 'yí' bf 5)
  6. noun a relic / a vestige / something lost
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'yí' bf 6; CED '遗' 2; Kroll '遺' 4)
  7. verb to have inconinence
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'yí' bf 9; CED '遗' 6; Kroll '遺' 5)
  8. wèi verb to give / to bequeath
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Alternate pronunciation wèi (ABC 'wèi'; Kroll '遺' 1 wèi; GHC '遗' wèi)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百〇三 志第一百五十六 藝文二 Volume 203 Treatises 156: Arts and Literature 2 27
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷108之三 禮志四之三 Volume 108c Treatise 4: Rituals 3 20
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四上 匈奴傳 Volume 94a: Traditions of the Xiongnu 1 20
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十四 Scroll 34 20
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷九十六 列傳第二十一 房玄齡 杜如晦弟:楚客 叔父:淹 五世孫:元穎 六世孫:審權 七世孫:讓能 Volume 96 Biographies 21: Fang Xuanling, younger brothers Du Ruhui and Du Chuke, Uncle: Yan, Fifth Generation Descendent: Du Yuanying, Sixth Generation Descendent: Shen Quan, Seventh Generation Descendent: Rang Neng 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 17
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷六十 Scroll 60 17
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷四十五 Scroll 45 16
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷24 燕鳳 許謙 張衮 崔玄伯 鄧淵 Volume 24: Yan Feng, Xu Qian, Zhang Gun, Cui Xuanbo, Deng Yuan 15
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十六 Scroll 26 15

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
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
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
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
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
遗善 遺善 赦過遺善 Guanzi 《管子》 法法第十六 Chapter 16: Fa Fa 3
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
飞鸟遗 飛鳥遺 飛鳥遺之音 Book of Changes 《易經》 小過 Xiao Guo 2
遗邑 遺邑 紀之遺邑也 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 2