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')

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会意字

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
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 3
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷八‧日部》 Scroll 8, Rì Radical 2
History of the Southern Dynasties 《南史》 卷五十三 列傳第四十三 梁武帝諸子 Volume 53 Biographies 43: Sons of Emperor Wu of Liang 2
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface 2
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷32 志第27 經籍一 Volume 32 Treatises 27: Bibliography 1 1
Notes on Literary Chinese Introduction 1
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《哭部》 Kū Radical 1
History of the Southern Dynasties 《南史》 卷七十五 列傳第六十五 隱逸上 Volume 75 Biographies 65: Recluses 1 1
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《言部》 Yán Radical 1
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷九十三 列傳第五十三 隱逸 Volume 93 Biographies 53: Hermits 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
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
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
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
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