Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

买 (買) mǎi

  1. mǎi verb to buy / to purchase
    Domain: Economics 经济
    Notes: A transitive verb with the argument being the object purchased (Sun 2006, loc. 222; Unihan '買')
  2. mǎi verb to bribe / to persuade
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Morality 道德
    Notes: (Unihan '買')

Contained in

购买买方买卖孟买购买力收买买主牙买加买东西买票买好采买买回买进买办买通买官买空买家买房买单做买卖买入买价置买

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百七十五 志第一百二十八 食貨上三 Volume 175 Treatises 128: Finance and Economics 1c 58
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷111 刑罰志七 Volume 111 Treatise 7: Criminal Punishment 40
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷六十四上 嚴朱吾丘主父徐嚴終王賈傳 Volume 64a: an, Zhu, Wuqiu, Zhufu, Xu, Yan, Zhong, Wang and Jia 1 39
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十一 志第一百三十四 食貨下三 Volume 181 Treatises 134: Finance and Economics 2c 34
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百九十八 志第一百五十一 兵十二 Volume 198 Treatises 151: Military 12 32
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十六 志第一百三十九 食貨下八 Volume 186 Treatises 139: Finance and Economics 2h 30
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十四 志第一百三十七 食貨下六 Volume 184 Treatises 137: Finance and Economics 2f 29
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十五 志第一百三十八 食貨下七 Volume 185 Treatises 138: Finance and Economics 2g 29
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 24
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十二 志第一百三十五 食貨下四 Volume 182 Treatises 135: Finance and Economics 2d 22

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
买臣妾 買臣妾 卜有賣若買臣妾馬牛 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 21
财物买 財物買 求財物買臣妾馬牛 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 19
买臣 買臣 侯青翟坐為丞相與長史朱買臣等逮御史大夫湯不直 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu 12
侯买 侯買 恭侯買元年 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu 8
石买 石買 衛石買帥師伐曹 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 8
市买 市買 市買不豫賈 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷二十 泰族訓 Chapter 20: superior Lineage 7
买元年 買元年 恭王買元年 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《漢興以來諸侯王年表》 Yearly Table of the Nobles of the Imperial Clan since the Han Dynasty's Founding 7
公子买 公子買 公子買戍衛 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 7
贵买 貴買 故賤賣而貴買 Guanzi 《管子》 輕重丁第八十三 Chapter 83: Weight IV 6
君买 君買 莒人弒其君買朱鉏 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 6