Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

bīng

  1. bīng noun soldier / troops
    Domain: Military 军事
    Notes: In the sense of 战士 or 军队; for example, 兵没粮草自散 'if troops do not have provisions then they will disperse by themselves' (Guoyu '兵' n 2; Suyu, p. 51; Unihan '兵')
  2. bīng noun weapons
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 武器 (Guoyu '兵' n 1)
  3. bīng noun military
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 军事; for example, 纸上谈兵 'military tactics discussed on paper' (CCI p. 24; Guoyu '兵' n 3)

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十三 志第三 天文下 Volume 13 Treatises 3: Astronomy Part Three 186
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷一 魏書一 武帝紀 Volume 1: Book of Wei 1 - Annals of Emperor Wu 118
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十二 志第二 天文中 Volume 12 Treatises 2: Astronomy Part Two 116
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六 魏書六 董二袁劉傳 Volume 6: Book of Wei 6 - Biographies of Dong, the two Yuans, and Liu 114
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十六 天文志 Volume 26: Treatise on Astronomy 101
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷八十七 西羌傳 Volume 87: Treatise on the Western Qiang 94
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷二十四 志第十四 天文二 Volume 24 Treatises 14: Astronomy 2 88
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十四上 匈奴傳 Volume 94a: Traditions of the Xiongnu 1 85
Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十五 兵略訓 Chapter 15: Military Planning 80
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十一 陳勝項籍傳 Volume 31: Chen Sheng and Xiang Yu 80

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
兵车 兵車 宋人以兵車百乘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 20
治兵 治兵 繕甲治兵 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄭‧叔于田 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Shu Yu Tian 19
甲兵 甲兵 脩我甲兵 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧秦‧無衣 Lessons from the states - Odes of Qin - Wu Yi 13
兵革 兵革 兵革不息 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧鄭‧出其東門 Lessons from the states - Odes of Zheng - Chu Qi Dong Men 11
五兵 五兵 取五甲五兵 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 11
兵甲 兵甲 備其兵甲 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧秦‧小戎 Lessons from the states - Odes of Qin - Xiao Rong 8
用兵 用兵 衞州吁用兵暴亂 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧擊鼓 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Ji Gu 8
利兵 利兵 訓卒利兵 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 文公 Lord Wen 6
观兵 觀兵 觀兵於東夷 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 6
兵欲 兵欲 故攻國之兵欲短 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 冬官考工記 第六 6. Office of Winter and Inspection Records 6