Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

荆 (荊) jīng Jīng

  1. jīng noun thorns / brambles
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Botany 植物学
  2. Jīng proper noun the state of Chu / Jing
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: State 国
    Notes: One of the Seven Warring States
  3. Jīng proper noun Jingzhou / Ching-chou
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Province 州
    Notes: Short for Jingzhou 荆州, one of the Nine Provinces 九州 of ancient China described in the Tribute of Yu 禹貢, located approximately in the southern part of present-day Hubei

Contained in

荆棘荆楚记荆州荆门荆轲荆山识荆紫荆问荆荆芥荆江荆湖北路荆湖北荆湖南路荆湖南荆溪尊者荆溪荆钗记

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Han Feizi 《韓非子》 內儲說下六微第三十一 Chapter 31: A Collection of Sayings II 26
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三 秦一 Chapter 3: Qin I 24
Han Feizi 《韓非子》 說林下第二十三 Chapter 23: Collections of Persuasions II 21
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷一百三十三 世襲列傳二: 高季興 馬殷 劉言 錢鏐 Volume 133: Biographies of Descendents 2 - Gao Jixing, Ma Yin, Liu Yan, Qian Liu 20
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百八十三 列傳第二百四十二 世家六 湖南周氏周行逢(子:保權 附:李觀象 張文表) 荆南高氏高保融(弟:保勗 子:繼沖 弟:保寅 附:孫光憲 梁延嗣 漳泉留氏留從效 陳氏陳洪進(子:文顯 文顥 文顗 文頊) Volume 483 Biographies 242: Hereditary Houses 6 - Hu and southern Zhou clans Zhou Xingfeng (son: Bao Quan, relative: Li Guanxiang, Zhang Wenbiao), Jing and southern Gao clans Gao Baorong (younger brother: Bao Xu, sons: Ji Chong, younger brother: Bao Yin, relative: Sun Guangxian, Liang Yansi, Zhang Quanliu remaining clan member nephew, Chen clan Chen Hongjin (sons: Wen Xian, Wen Hao, Wen Yi, Wen Xu) 19
Han Feizi 《韓非子》 初見秦第一 Chapter 1: Initial Interview with the King of Qin 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《白起王翦列傳》 Biographies of Bai Qi and Wang Jian 17
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八 本紀第八: 世祖五 Volume 8 Annals 8: Shizu 5 16
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十二 光武十王列傳 Volume 42: Biographies of Ten Princes of Guangwu 16
Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷九 正諫 Chapter 9: Direct Advice 16

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
荆王 荊王 荊王君臣亡走 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 初見秦第一 Chapter 1: Initial Interview with the King of Qin 29
荆人 荊人 荊人來聘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 21
荆伐 荊伐 荊伐鄭 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 7
荆攻 荊攻 荊攻宋而魏滅許 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 飾邪第十九 Chapter 19: On Pretensions and Evil 4
荆舒 荊舒 荊舒不至 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧魚藻之什‧漸漸之石 Minor odes of the kingdom - Yu Zao Zhi Shen - Jian Jian Zhi Shi 4
荆败 荊敗 荊敗蔡師於莘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 3
荆国 荊國 荊國之士飯不踰乎一 Mozi 《墨子》 卷四 兼愛下 Book 4 - Universal Love III 3
今荆 今荊 今荊人起兵將攻齊 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 說林上第二十二 Chapter 22: Collections of Persuasions I 3
攻荆 攻荊 起兵發將以報天下之怨而先攻荊 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 存韓第二 Chapter 2: The Preservation of State of Han 3
荆入 荊入 荊入蔡 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 3