Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

cuī shuāi

  1. shuāi adjective weak / feeble
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '衰')
  2. cuī noun mourning garments
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  3. shuāi verb to decline / to decay
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: FGS translation standard: Loss (Kroll '衰' 1; Unihan '衰')

Contained in

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Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷二十 志第十 禮中 Volume 20 Treatises 10: Rites Part Two 39
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十五 志第五 禮二 Volume 15 Treatises 5: Rituals 2 30
The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 喪服 第十一 11. Mourning attire 23
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《間傳》 Treatise on Subsidiary Points in Mourning Usages 21
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 20
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 18
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 16
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 15
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十七 志第七 律曆中 Volume 17 Treatises 7: Rhythm and the Calendar Part Two 14

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
齐衰 齊衰 子見齊衰者 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 9. 《子罕》 Zi Han 52
斩衰 斬衰 自斬衰以下皆可 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 23
赵衰 趙衰 趙衰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 12
衰裳 衰裳 以衰裳入朝 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 10
衰绖 衰絰 大夫衰絰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 9
疏衰 疏衰 疏衰 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 8
衰以下 衰以下 自斬衰以下皆可 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 7
布衰 布衰 布衰 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《雜記上》 Miscellaneous Records I 6
衰麻 衰麻 衰麻非所以接弁冕也 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 6
锡衰 錫衰 必皮弁錫衰 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪服小記》 Record of Small Matters in the Dress of Mourning 6