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chén

  1. chén noun statesman / vassal / courtier / minister / official
    Domain: History 历史
  2. chén noun Kangxi radical 131
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)

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大臣文臣功臣君臣臣妾印议政王大臣臣下群臣近臣梅尧臣宝臣弄臣家臣臣僚忠臣臣妾人臣臣子谋臣宠臣内臣臣服臣虏臣属重臣朝臣史臣逆臣奸臣臣民王臣

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 111
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《范睢蔡澤列傳》 Biographies of Fan Sui and Cai Ze 70
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《三王世家》 House of the Three Kings 67
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 64
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮南衡山列傳》 Biographies of Huainan and Hengshan 50
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 49
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 43
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 40
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 39
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 32

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
臣事 臣事 臣事君 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi 2
使臣 使臣 君使臣 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi 2
臣臣 臣臣 臣臣 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
使 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
天下 8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
子路使門人 9. 《子罕》 Zi Han in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
可謂 11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 9
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 13
父母 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
為人不足 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
世俗不肖 《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天道》 The Way of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 10
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 5
Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 6
盡力 《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
為人 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 7
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 29
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1