社稷 shèjì

shèjì noun the gods of earth and grain
Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '社稷'; Guoyu '社稷')

Contained in

  • 匡扶社稷 (of states within the nation) to support the ruler in governing the country
  • 安社稷 to pacify the state

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Collocations

  • 宗庙社稷 (宗廟社稷) 曰能從宗廟社稷之事矣 — The Book of Rites 禮記, 《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 — count: 12
  • 主社稷 (主社稷) 以主社稷 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 11
  • 社稷宗庙 (社稷宗廟) 社稷宗廟 — Book of Documents 尚書, 商書 太甲上 Shang Shu - Tai Jia I — count: 11
  • 定社稷 (定社稷) 定社稷 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 7
  • 社稷危 (社稷危) 是故國家亂而社稷危矣 — Mozi 墨子, 卷八 非樂上 Book 8 - Condemnation of Music I — count: 6
  • 卫社稷 (衛社稷) 以衛社稷 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 文公 Lord Wen — count: 6
  • 守社稷 (守社稷) 誰守社稷 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 6
  • 辱社稷 (辱社稷) 辱社稷矣 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 6
  • 祭社稷 (祭社稷) 諸侯祭社稷 — The Book of Rites 禮記, 《王制》 Royal Regulations — count: 6
  • 利社稷 (利社稷) 孔達曰苟利社稷 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 5