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jīn

jīn noun today / modern / present / current / this / now
Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
Notes: Often beginning a sentence that ends in 也 to mean 'now' in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 119).

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今天如今今年至今今后当今时至今日今日今生古往今来迄今距今迄今为止现今今草今儿古今涅槃经本有今无偈论集古今佛道论衡续集古今佛道论衡古今译经图纪续古今译经图纪已今当稽舍今陂梨

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 40
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 39
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 36
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 35
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 35
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 33
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 32
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor 28
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元已來王子侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Nobles' Sons who became Marquises since the Jianyuan period 25
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 25

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
今女 今女 今女畫 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
而後 8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
9. 《子罕》 Zi Han in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
君子 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 5
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
而後 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 8
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 6
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 8
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 2
Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 4
宮室 Selections from Mencius in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
所為 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 22
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
以來 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 36