Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zhī qí

  1. zhī noun a branch / a twig
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然
    Notes: Same as 支, in the sense of 枝条 (Guoyu '枝' n 1; Kroll '枝' 1; NCCED '枝' 1; Unihan '枝')
  2. zhī measure word branch / stick
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: This measure word is used for 1. rod or stick shaped things, such as 毛笔 'writing brush' and 2. 花 flowers with a stem (Guoyu '枝' n 4; Kroll '枝' 2; NCCED '枝' 2).
  3. zhī noun a limb
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Same as 肢 (Guoyu '枝' n 3; Unihan '枝')
  4. zhī verb to branch off
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然
    Notes: (Unihan '枝')
  5. zhī noun a branch from the same source
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Such as a branch of a school or sect (Guoyu '枝' n 2)
  6. zhī proper noun Zhi
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '枝' n 5)
  7. zhī adjective divergent / not pertinent
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 不中肯 (Guoyu '枝' adj)
  8. noun a toe
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 脚趾 (Guoyu '枝' qí)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第四十一回 Chapter 41 35
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十三 志第十六 五行二上 Volume 63 Treatises 16: Five Elements 2a 16
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷五 Scroll 5 14
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十八 Scroll 18 12
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷七十三下   表第十三下 宰相世系三下 Volume 73b Tables 18: Chancellors Genealogy 3b 12
Guanzi 《管子》 輕重戊第八十四 Chapter 84: Weight V 11
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第四十回 Chapter 40 11
History of Ming 《明史》 卷六十七 志第四十三 輿服三 Volume 67 Treatises 43: Carriages and Clothing 3 10
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十七 Scroll 27 10
Classic of Mountains and Seas 《山海經》 卷五 中山經 Chapter 5: Classic of the Mountains - Central 10

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
栾枝 欒枝 讓於欒枝 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 10
离枝 離枝 今寡人欲北舉事孤竹離枝 Guanzi 《管子》 輕重甲第八十 Chapter 80: Weight I 9
弱枝 弱枝 強榦弱枝 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷一上 光武帝紀 Volume 1a: Annals of Emperor Guangwu 6
枝曰 枝曰 公謂公孫枝曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 僖公 Lord Xi 6
枝属 枝屬 諸項氏枝屬 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 5
木枝 木枝 猿狖顛蹶而失木枝 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷六 覽冥訓 Chapter 6: Observing the Obscure 5
枝格 枝格 枝格之屬 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十七 說林訓 Chapter 17: A Forest of Persuasion 4
枝大 枝大 毋使枝大本小 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 揚權第八 Chapter 8: Wielding Power 4
琼枝 瓊枝 佩夜光與瓊枝 Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十九 張衡列傳 Volume 59: Biography of Zhang Heng 3
使枝 使枝 使枝如子躬聘于鄭 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 3