Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

北京 Běijīng

Běijīng proper noun Beijing
Domain: Geography 地理学 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Capital 首都
Notes: The capital of the People's Republic of China since 1949 and also the capital of imperial China and the Republic of China from 1271 to 1928. Beijing was called 'Peking' in the West before the adoption of the 拼音 pinyin spelling. Beijing was called 北平 Beiping from 1928 to 1949 when 南京 Nanjing was the capital (MPRC; Sullivan and Hearst 1997, 'BEIJING'; ZZD 6).

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Wood 木料 Palaces 宫殿 8
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 句子成分 Sentence Elements 7
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Porcelain 瓷器 Qing Dynasty 清 5
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Textiles 织物 Qing Dynasty 清 5
Media articles 明清故宫(北京故宫、沈阳故宫) Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang (1987) 5
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Carved Stone 石刻 Background 背景 4
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Further Reading 3
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Lacquer Ware 漆器 3
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百三十 載記第三十 赫連勃勃 Volume 130 Records 30: Helian Bobo 3
Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Cloisonne 景泰蓝 3

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
北京首都 北京首都 北京首都博物馆 Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Gold and Silver 金银文物 27
北京故宫 北京故宮 北京故宫 Media articles 明清故宫(北京故宫、沈阳故宫) Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang (1987) 6
北京紫禁城 北京紫禁城 北京紫禁城 Decorative Designs in Chinese Art 中国文物的纹饰 Carved Stone 石刻 Background 背景 3
去北京 去北京 去北京裁數百餘里 Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百三十 載記第三十 赫連勃勃 Volume 130 Records 30: Helian Bobo 3
往北京 往北京 往北京 An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 句子成分 Sentence Elements 2
北京兆 北京兆 北京兆 Book of Song 《宋書》 卷三十七 志第二十七 州郡三 Volume 37 Treatises 27: Administrative Districts 3 2