Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

chuí

  1. chuí verb to hang / to suspend / to droop
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Kroll '垂' 1; Unihan '垂'; XHZD '垂' 1)
  2. chuí adverb almost / nearly / about to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 将要 (Guoyu '垂' adv 1; Kroll '垂' 4; XHZD '垂' 3)
  3. chuí verb to hand down / to bequeath
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 留传 or 传下去; for example, 名垂青史 'fame will be passed down in history' (Guoyu '垂' v 2; Unihan '垂'; XHZD '垂' 2)
  4. chuí verb to approach
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 接近 (XHZD '垂' 3)
  5. chuí verb to descend / to drop / to fall
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 掉落 (Guoyu '垂' v 1; Kroll '垂' 2)
  6. chuí verb to condescend / to be so kind to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '垂' 3)
  7. chuí adverb honoring previous generations
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '垂' adv 4)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百二十三 載記第二十三 慕容垂 Volume 123 Records 23: Murong Chui 110
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷95 匈奴劉聰 羯胡石勒 鐵弗劉虎 徒何慕容廆 臨渭氐苻健 羌姚萇 略陽氐吕光 Volume 95: Liu Cong of the Xiongnu, Shi Le of the Jie People, Liu Hu of the Tiefu, Murong Hui of the Tuhe, Fu Jian of the Linwei Di, Yao Chong of the Qiang, Lu Guang of the Lüeyang Di 77
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷九十三 列傳第八十一: 僭偽附庸 Volume 93 Biographies 81: Vassal States 54
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百一十四 載記第十四 苻堅下 Volume 114 Records 14: Fu Jian Part Two 41
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十 志第九十三 樂十五 Volume 140 Treatises 93: Music 15 28
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷八 Scroll 8 23
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十一 Scroll 11 23
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷2 太祖紀 Volume 2 Annals: Taizu (Emperor Daowu) 22
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百三十四 志第八十七 樂九 Volume 134 Treatises 87: Music 9 22
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷一百一十一 載記第十一 慕容暐 Volume 111 Records 11: Murong Wei; Murong Ke; Yang Wu; Huangfu Zhen 20

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
垂棘 垂棘 與垂棘之璧 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 16
西垂 西垂 立于西垂 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 顧命 Zhou Shu - Testamentary Charge 11
垂涕 垂涕 垂涕洟 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I 10
垂象 垂象 天垂象 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices 4
垂缫 垂繅 取圭垂缫 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 聘禮 第八 8. Rites of courtesy calls 4
次于垂 次於垂 次于垂葭 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 4
垂葭 垂葭 次于垂葭 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 3
圭垂 圭垂 取圭垂缫 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 聘禮 第八 8. Rites of courtesy calls 3
二垂 二垂 舉二垂 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 3
东郭垂 東郭垂 東郭垂至 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十三 權謀 Chapter 13: Tactics 3