Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

明言 míngyán

míngyán verb to say clearly / to argue clearly / to pronounce / pronounced
Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '明言')

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三 秦一 Chapter 3: Qin I 3
Book of Documents 《尚書》 商書 伊訓 Shang Shu - Instructions of Yi 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《劉敬叔孫通列傳》 Biographies of Liu Jing and Shusun Tong 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏其武安侯列傳》 Biographies of the Marquis of Weiqi and the Marquis of Wu'an 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《老子韓非列傳》 Biographies of Laozi and Han Fei 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷一上 高帝紀上 Volume 1: Annals of Emperor Gaozu 1 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷四十三 酈陸朱劉叔孫傳 Volume 43: Li, Lu, Zhu, Liu and Shusun 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷五十二 竇田灌韓傳 Volume 52: Dou, Tian, Guan and Han 1
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷六十九 趙充國辛慶忌傳 Volume 69: Zhao Chongguo and Xin Qingji 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
明言章 明言章 明言章理 Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三 秦一 Chapter 3: Qin I 2
明言入关 明言入關 及留侯明言入關便 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《劉敬叔孫通列傳》 Biographies of Liu Jing and Shusun Tong 2
侯明言 侯明言 及留侯明言入關便 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《劉敬叔孫通列傳》 Biographies of Liu Jing and Shusun Tong 2