Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

大都 dàdōu dàdū

  1. dàdōu adverb generally
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: In the sense of 大概 (Guoyu '大都' dàdōu 1)
  2. dàdū proper noun Dadu / Daidu / Taidu / Khanbaliq / Cambaluc
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Capital 首都
    Notes: Capital of the Yuan Dynasty. It was renamed from Khanbaliq, literally, City of the Khan, which was renamed from Zhongdu, capital of the Jin Dynasty, later named as 北京 Beijing (Chan 2014, p. 65; Guoyu '大都' dàdū 2; Wikipedia '元大都').
  3. dàdōu adverb mostly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: In the sense of 大多数 (Guoyu '大都' dàdōu 2)
  4. dàdū noun area surrounding the capital
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '大都' dàdū 1)

Contained in

安西大都护府大都会元大都

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷九十  志第四十:  百官六 Volume 90 Treatises 43: Official Posts 6 33
Book of Zhou 《周書》 卷16 列傳第8 趙貴 獨孤信 侯莫陳崇 十二大將軍 Volume 16 Biographies 8: Zhao Gui; Du Guxin; Houmo Chencheng; 12 Senior Generals 28
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十九 志第三十九:  百官五 Volume 89 Treatises 42: Official Posts 5 28
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十九下   志第三十九下 百官四下 Volume 49b Treatises 45: Official Posts 4b 25
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷五十  志第三上: 五行一 Volume 50 Treatises 3: Five Elements 1 23
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷六十  列傳第四十八: 李弼 宇文貴 侯莫陳崇 王雄 Volume 60 Biographies 48: Li Bi, Yu Wengui, Houmo Chenchong, Wang Xiong 21
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷九十六 志第四十五上: 食貨四 Volume 96 Treatises 49: Finance and Economics 4 20
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷八 本紀第八: 玄宗上 Volume 8 Annals 8: Xuanzong 1 20
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十一 本紀第二十一: 成宗四 Volume 21 Annals 21: Chengzong 4 20
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十八 志第三十八:  百官四 Volume 88 Treatises 41: Official Posts 4 19