Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

guān

  1. guān noun an office
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of a place of official business (Guoyu '官' n 2; Kroll '官' 1)
  2. guān noun an official / a government official
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '官' n 1; Kroll '官' 1b; NCCED '官' 1; Xie 2013, p. 1)
  3. guān adjective official / state-run
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 国家的 (guoyu '官' adj; NCCED '官' 2)
  4. guān noun an official body / a state organization / bureau
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of a government official (Kroll '官' 1a)
  5. guān noun an official rank / an official title
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 职位 or 官职 (Guoyu '官' n 3; Kroll '官' 3)
  6. guān noun governance
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of a title in the imperial bureaucracy (Kroll '官' 4)
  7. guān noun a sense organ
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Eyes, ears, mouth, nose, and mind (Kroll '官' 5)
  8. guān noun office
    Domain: Taoism 道教
    Notes: For example, 三官 'three offices' of Heaven, Earth, and Water (Kroll '官' 6)
  9. guān adjective public
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '官' 3)
  10. guān noun an organ
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Of biological organism (guoyu '官' n 5; NCCED '官' 4)
  11. guān noun a polite form of address
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (guoyu '官' n 4)
  12. guān proper noun Guan
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (guoyu '官' n 5)
  13. guān verb to appoint
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: To an offcial position, in the sense of 任命 or 授职 (guoyu '官' v 1)
  14. guān verb to hold a post
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 任职 (guoyu '官' v 2)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十三 志第二十四:  祭祀二 Volume 73 Treatises 26: Offerings 2 264
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十三 志第一百十六 職官三 Volume 163 Treatises 116: Offical Posts 3 199
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十五 志第二十六:  祭祀四 Volume 75 Treatises 28: Offerings 4 199
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷六十七 志第十八:  禮樂一 Volume 67 Treatises 20: Rites and Music 1 196
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷七十六 志第二十七上: 祭祀五 Volume 76 Treatises 29: Offerings 5 195
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十八 志第一百十一 選舉四 Volume 158 Treatises 111: Selection and appointment of Officials 4 181
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十 志第一百十三 選舉六 Volume 160 Treatises 113: Selection and appointment of Officials 6 178
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百十四 志第六十七 禮十七 Volume 114 Treatises 67: Rites 17 176
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十二 志第二十二: 職官一 Volume 42 Treatises 22: Government Service 1 175
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百六十九 志第一百二十二 職官九 Volume 169 Treatises 122: Offical Posts 9 171

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
官人 官人 文王能官人也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧棫樸 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Yu Pu 8
失官 失官 失官 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 5
能官 能官 文王能官人也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧棫樸 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Yu Pu 5
在官 在官 俊乂在官 Book of Documents 《尚書》 虞書 皐陶謨 Yu Shu - Counsels of the Gao Yao 5
三官 三官 使三官書之 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 4
厥官 厥官 羲和尸厥官 Book of Documents 《尚書》 夏書 胤征 Xia Shu - Punitive Expedition of Yin 4
庶官 庶官 無曠庶官 Book of Documents 《尚書》 虞書 皐陶謨 Yu Shu - Counsels of the Gao Yao 3
官师 官師 官師相規 Book of Documents 《尚書》 夏書 胤征 Xia Shu - Punitive Expedition of Yin 3
守官 守官 守官廢命 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 3
日官 日官 天子有日官 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 3