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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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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 19
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《越王句踐世家》 House of King Goujian of Yue 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Biographies of Usurers 6
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《萬章章句上》 Commentary on Wan Zhang I 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平津侯主父列傳》 Biographies of the Marquis of Pingjin and Zhufu 5
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 5

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
後世 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
耳目 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天道》 The Way of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
父母妻子 Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
天子所以同姓 《示部》Shì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《辵部》 Chuò Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《言部》 Yán Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
𢾭 《攴部》 Pū Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1