Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

yuán

  1. yuán verb to aid / to assist
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Help 帮助
    Notes: 援 is synonymous with 帮助 or 救援 in this sense.
  2. yuán verb to grasp / to pull
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 援 is synonymous with 拉 in this sense. Etymology: 援:引也。(Shuo Wen)
  3. yuán verb to quote / to cite
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 援 is synonymous with 引用 in this sense.

Contained in

援引救援支援援助增援援手援救攀援求援后援声援奥援援用援兵外援

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
援琴 援琴 援琴鼓之 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 十過第十 Chapter 10: Ten Faults 12
马援 馬援 因隴西太守馬援擊破先零羗 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷一下 光武帝紀 Volume 1b: Annals of Emperor Guangwu 8
失援 失援 失援必斃 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 5
援戈 援戈 援戈而捴之 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷六 覽冥訓 Chapter 6: Observing the Obscure 4
大援 大援 子無大援 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 4
援疐 援疐 烏孫庶子卑援疐翕侯人眾入匈奴西界 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四下 匈奴傳 Volume 94b: Traditions of the Xiongnu 2 3
援国 援國 燕之援國也 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 3
卑援 卑援 烏孫庶子卑援疐翕侯人眾入匈奴西界 Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四下 匈奴傳 Volume 94b: Traditions of the Xiongnu 2 3
援外 援外 以援外權 Guanzi 《管子》 君臣上第三十 Chapter 30: A Ruler and his Ministers I 2
援绥 援綏 公輟射援綏而乘 Guanzi 《管子》 戒第二十六 Chapter 26: Jie Di 2