Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

chén

  1. chén noun minister / statesman / official
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '臣')
  2. chén noun Kangxi radical 131
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)

Contained in

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微臣雨舍大臣开国功臣臣仆谋臣猛将诤臣车臣中臣鎌足爱臣奸臣

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
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 Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷四 魏書四 三少帝紀 Volume 4: Book of Wei 4 - Annals of the three young emperors 111
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 106
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 93
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷五 秦三 Chapter 5: Qin III 90
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷六十八 霍光金日磾傳 Volume 68: Huo Guang and Jin Midi 89
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷四十八 列傳第十八 向雄 段灼 閻纘 Volume 48 Biographies 18: Xiang Xiong; Duan Zhuo; Yan Zuan 87
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷十九 魏書十九 任城陳蕭王傳 Volume 19: Book of Wei 19 - Biographies of the princes of Rencheng, Chen, and Xiao 87
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三十 燕二 Chapter 30: Yan II 87
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷二 魏書二 文帝紀 Volume 2: Book of Wei 2 - Annals of Emperor Wen 77

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
臣闻 臣聞 臣聞愛子 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 23
小臣 小臣 越小臣 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 康誥 Zhou Shu - Announcement to the Prince of Kang 6
臣工 臣工 臣工 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 周頌‧臣工之什‧臣工 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Chen Gong - Chen Gong 4
羣臣 羣臣 衞文公能正其羣臣而刺在位 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄘‧相鼠 Lessons from the states - Odes of Yong - Xiang Shu 4
虎臣 虎臣 進厥虎臣 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧蕩之什‧常武 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Chang Wu 3
厥臣 厥臣 臣克艱厥臣 Book of Documents 《尚書》 虞書 大禹謨 Yu Shu - Counsels of the Great Yu 3
仆臣 僕臣 僕臣正 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 冏命 Zhou Shu - Charge to Jiong 2
臣人 臣人 臣人克有常憲 Book of Documents 《尚書》 夏書 胤征 Xia Shu - Punitive Expedition of Yin 2
臣尧 臣堯 舜臣堯 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 2
为人臣 為人臣 男為人臣 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 2