Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

车裂 (車裂) chēliè

chēliè verb to tear off a person's four limbs and head using five horse drawn carts (as capital punishment) / to tear limb from limb
Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '車裂')

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 3
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十九 Scroll 39 2
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷十四 楚一 Chapter 14: Chu I 2
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《車部》 Chē Radical 2
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十三 氾論訓 Chapter 13: Overflowing Discussions 2
Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷九 正諫 Chapter 9: Direct Advice 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 2
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三 秦一 Chapter 3: Qin I 2
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十 Scroll 10 2
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 2

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
惠王车裂 惠王車裂 秦惠王車裂商君以徇 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《商君列傳》 Biography of Lord Shang 4
卒车裂 卒車裂 而卒車裂以徇秦國 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 4
车裂商 車裂商 然而枝解吳起而車裂商君者 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 和氏第十三 Chapter 13: Mr. He 3
君车裂 君車裂 商君車裂於秦 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 和氏第十三 Chapter 13: Mr. He 2
车裂苏秦 車裂蘇秦 車裂蘇秦於市 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 2
车裂留 車裂留 車裂留以徇 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《陳涉世家》 House of Chen She 2
令车裂 令車裂 而自令車裂於市 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 2