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让 (讓) ràng

  1. ràng verb to allow / to permit / to yield / to concede
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (Unihan '讓'; XH '让' 1)
  2. ràng preposition by
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Passive 被动
    Notes: (XH '让' 4)
  3. ràng verb to transfer / to sell
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (XH '让' 2)

Contained in

让步转让禅让割让让迥多吉让位让座谦让退让礼让

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《刺客列傳》 Biographies of Assassins 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors 11
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《坊記》 Record of the Dykes 10
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《讓王》 Kings who have wished to resign the Throne 10
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《鄉飲酒義》 The Meaning of the Drinking Festivity in the Districts 9
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《聘義》 The Meaning of the Interchange of Missions Beteween Different Courts 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 7
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《三王世家》 House of the Three Kings 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《范睢蔡澤列傳》 Biographies of Fan Sui and Cai Ze 5

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
揖让 揖讓 揖讓而升 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi 4
齿让 齒讓 將君我而與我齒讓何也 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir 3

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
人们思考自己生活意义 文学 Literature - Fragment a (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
广大读者幸运获得启迪 文学 Literature - Fragment b (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
足以读者产生 文学 Literature - Fragment g (2016-02-04) in Media articles 2
正是这样作品读者感叹 文学 Literature - Fragment h (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
只有人们思考自己生活意义 文学 Literature - Fragment i (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
唐铁嘴 Teahouse - Act I (Part) 《茶馆》 第一幕 (部分) in A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She 1
1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
天下 8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
15. 《衛靈公》 Wei Ling Gong in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 5
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
天下 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
不能祿 《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《刻意》 Ingrained Ideas in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
《達生》 The Full Understanding of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 11
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《言部》 Yán Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 4
一家 《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》 2
《學而第一》 Commentary on Xue Er I in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 2
《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》 2
《里仁第四》 Commentary on Li Ren IV in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1