Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

会意 (會意) huìyì

  1. huìyì noun combined ideogram
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: One of the Six Methods 六书 of forming Chinese characters, Chinese character that combines the meanings of existing elements, also known as joint ideogram or associative compounds / to comprehend without being told (CC-CEDICT '會意')
  2. huìyì verb to comprehend without being told explicitly / to cotton on / knowing (smile, glance etc)
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '會意')

Contained in

会意字

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Notes on Literary Chinese Introduction 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
曰会意 曰會意 四曰會意 Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷三十六 列傳第六 衞瓘 張華 Volume 36 Biographies 6: Wei Guan; Zhang Hua 4
会意旨 會意旨 子高恆會意旨 Book of Chen 《陳書》 卷二十 列傳第十四: 到仲舉 韓子高 華皎 Volume 20: Dao Zhongju; Han Zigao; Hua Jiao 2
恒会意 恆會意 子高恆會意旨 Book of Chen 《陳書》 卷二十 列傳第十四: 到仲舉 韓子高 華皎 Volume 20: Dao Zhongju; Han Zigao; Hua Jiao 2
多会意 多會意 言多會意 Book of Zhou 《周書》 卷47 列傳第39 藝術 Volume 47 Biographies 39: Artists 2
会意便 會意便 會意便行 Book of Liang 《梁書》 卷五十 列傳第四十四 文學下 Volume 50: Men of Letters 2 2