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yōu

  1. yōu adjective quiet / secluded / tranquil
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '幽')
  2. yōu proper noun Hades
    Domain: Mythology 神话
  3. yōu proper noun Youzhou / Fanyang
    Domain: History 历史 , Concept: City 城市
    Notes: An abbreviation for the ancient city in Northern China
  4. yōu adjective dark
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Unihan '幽')

Contained in

幽默幽州幽雅幽静幽王幽云十六州幽冥寻幽幽致幽深幽暗般若波罗蜜多心经幽贊胡幽贞阐幽幽人幽微周幽王幽明幽谷幽默感清幽幽美幽香幽禁幽灵

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Autobiographical Afterword of the Grand Historian 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《鄭世家》 House of Zheng 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯周公世家》 House of Lu Zhougong 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《陳杞世家》 Houses of Chen and Qi 4
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《屈原賈生列傳》 Biographies of Qu Yuan and Master Jia 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《六國年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Six States 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 3

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
幽全 幽全 告幽全之物也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 2
告幽 告幽 告幽全之物也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 2
韍幽 韍幽 一命縕韍幽衡 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 2
幽衡 幽衡 一命縕韍幽衡 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
鬼神 《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
是故鬼神 《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
無人 《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
不善之中 《雜篇‧庚桑楚》 Miscellaneous Chapters - Geng-sang Chu in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《讓王》 Kings who have wished to resign the Throne in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《釋地》 Explanation of Earth in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
至于 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
幽王 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《表‧三代世表》 Tables - Genealogical Table of the Three Ages in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
十四 《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
北方 《鳥部》 Niǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《𢆶部》 Yōu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《玄部》 Xuán Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《冥部》 Míng Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《尗部》 Shū Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
Bamboo Grove Cabin in Selections of Tang Poetry 3
之中 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1