Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

Yān yàn

  1. Yān proper noun Yan
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
  2. Yān proper noun State of Yan
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: Warring States Period 战国
    Notes: Could refer to one of the Seven Warring States or a vassal state of Zhou in modern Hebei and Liaoning / north Hebei / the four Yan kingdoms of the Sixteen Kingdoms
  3. yàn noun swallow
    Domain: Zoology 动物学 , Subdomain: Ornithology 鸟类学 , Concept: Bird 鸟

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三十 燕二 Chapter 30: Yan II 195
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十九 燕一 Chapter 29: Yan I 191
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 117
Bamboo Annals 《竹書紀年》 魏紀 Records of the Wei 82
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三十一 燕三 Chapter 31: Yan III 69
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《燕召公世家》 House of Yan Shaogong 68
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷十三 齊六 Chapter 13: Qi VI 62
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十一 趙四 Chapter 21: Zhao IV 59
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樂毅列傳》 Biography of Yue Yi 47
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 44

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
燕燕 燕燕 燕燕 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧燕燕 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Yan Yan 16
燕人 燕人 燕人畏鄭三軍而不虞制人 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 9
式燕 式燕 嘉賓式燕以敖 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鹿鳴之什‧鹿鳴 Minor odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Lu Ming - Lu Ming 7
燕居 燕居 或燕燕居息 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧谷風之什‧北山 Minor odes of the kingdom - Gu Feng Zhi Shen - Bei Shan 7
燕师 燕師 燕師所完 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧韓奕 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Han Yi 7
燕饮 燕飲 公尸燕飲 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧生民之什‧鳧鷖 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Sheng Min - Fu Yi 6
燕乐 燕樂 以燕樂嘉賓之心 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧鹿鳴之什‧鹿鳴 Minor odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Lu Ming - Lu Ming 5
尸燕 屍燕 公尸燕飲 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧生民之什‧鳧鷖 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Sheng Min - Fu Yi 5
王燕 王燕 王燕食 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 天官冢宰 第一 1. Office of the Heaven and Prime Minister 5
燕来 燕來 公尸來燕來寧 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧生民之什‧鳧鷖 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Sheng Min - Fu Yi 5