Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

乡 (鄉) xiāng

  1. xiāng noun village / township
    Domain: Geography 地理学
    Notes: (Unihan '鄉'; XHZD '乡' 1)
  2. xiāng noun Kangxi radical 52
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: Village, alterate form for 幺 (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  3. xiāng noun formerly
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  4. xiāng noun country / countryside / rural area
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '鄉'; XHZD '乡' 1)
  5. xiāng adjective native place / birthplace
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '鄉'; XHZD '乡' 2)

Contained in

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Guanzi 《管子》 匡君小匡第二十 Chapter 20: Kuang Jun Xiao Kuang 35
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十八上 地理志 Volume 28a: Treatise on Geography 1 33
Guoyu 《國語》 齊語 Discourses of Qi 32
Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 地官司徒 第二 2. Office of Earth and Minster of Education and Social Welfare 29
Mozi 《墨子》 卷三 尚同中 Book 3 - Identification with the Superior II 20
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《邑部》 Yì Radical 19
Guanzi 《管子》 立政第四 Chapter 4: Establishing Governance 15
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十二 光武十王列傳 Volume 42: Biographies of Ten Princes of Guangwu 15
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十五 章帝八王傳 Volume 55: Biographies of Eight Princes of Emperor Zhang 13
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 13

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
南乡 南鄉 南鄉北鄉 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 19
乡党 鄉黨 以與爾鄰里鄉黨乎 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye 11
乡饮酒 鄉飲酒 鄉飲酒之禮 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《經解》 The Different Teachings of the Different Kings 10
乡大夫 鄉大夫 遂以摯見於鄉大夫 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《冠義》 The Meaning of the Ceremony of Capping 7
六乡 六鄉 帥六鄉之眾庶 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 地官司徒 第二 2. Office of Earth and Minster of Education and Social Welfare 6
乡原 鄉原 鄉原 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 17. 《陽貨》 Yang Huo 6
北乡 北鄉 南鄉北鄉 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 5
乡尸 鄉屍 乡尸 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 士虞禮 第十四 14. Post burial rites for a common officer 4
乡射 鄉射 合諸鄉射 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《鄉飲酒義》 The Meaning of the Drinking Festivity in the Districts 4
乡乐 鄉樂 鄉樂唯欲 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉飲酒禮 第四 4. Rites of the district symposium 4