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jiǔ

jiǔ noun wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage
Domain: Food and Drink 饮食 , Concept: Alcoholic Beverage 酒
Notes: 酒 is a generic word for alcoholic beverages in both literary and modern Chinese (Unihan '酒'). For example, in literary Chinese, 種種藥草。合和米麯甘蔗汁中。能變成酒。 'Take many kinds of medicinal herbs and mix them together with rice, yeast, and sugar cane juice and they will turn into wine.' (Collection of Meanings and Terms in Translation, Scroll 3, T 2131 《翻譯名義集‧卷第三》)

Contained in

酒店葡萄酒啤酒白酒酒席敬酒茅台酒酒会酒精酗酒被酒酒钱洲际大酒店酒驾酒后驾车酒家酒器酒泉酒筵嗜酒茶酒论酒杯酒吧饮酒不饮酒天酒喝酒酒食纵酒酒浆祭酒酒色酒徒美酒酒味薄酒酒醉陈酒解酒清酒酿酒宿酒浊酒酌酒酒鬼烟酒劝酒醉酒戒酒酒菜酒楼

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《酉部》 Yǒu Radical 38
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《滑稽列傳》 Biographies of Jesters 13
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏其武安侯列傳》 Biographies of the Marquis of Weiqi and the Marquis of Wu'an 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《扁鵲倉公列傳》 Biographies of Bian Que and the Duke of Cang 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《刺客列傳》 Biographies of Assassins 7
Selections of Literary Chinese Prose Sections from Records of the Historian 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏公子列傳》 Biographiy of the prince of Wei 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樂書》 Music 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 6

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
玄酒 玄酒 無玄酒 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 3
酒在 酒在 故玄酒在室 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
9. 《子罕》 Zi Han in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
無量 10. 《鄉黨》 Xiang Dang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
清酌 《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
邯鄲 《胠篋》 Cutting open Satchels in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
若是 《達生》 The Full Understanding of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
《列御寇》 Lie Yu-kou in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 7
淫樂 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
沛公 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《丌部》 Qí Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
𩱙 《皿部》 Mǐn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《血部》 Xuè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
中有 《鬯部》 Chàng Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
所以𤖅 《缶部》 Fǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
Bidding Adieu to a Friend in Selections of Tang Poetry 3
《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《子罕第九》 Commentary on Zi Han IX in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1