Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

宿 sù xiǔ xiù

  1. verb to lodge / to stay overnight
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 住夜 (Guoyu '宿' v 1; Unihan '宿')
  2. adjective old
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 旧; for example, 宿怨 'old grudge' (Guoyu '宿' adj 1)
  3. xiǔ noun night
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 夜晚 (Guoyu '宿' xiǔ n)
  4. xiù noun constellation
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Astronomy 天文
    Notes: In the sense of 星座; as in 星宿 (Guoyu '宿' xiù n; Unihan '宿')
  5. verb a room / a place to spend the night
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 宿舍 'hostel' (Guoyu '宿' n 1)
  6. verb to stop / to rest
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 停留 (Guoyu '宿' v 2; Unihan '宿')
  7. proper noun State of Su
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国
    Notes: A historic state located in present day Shandong (Guoyu '宿' n 2)
  8. proper noun Su
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '宿' n 3)
  9. adjective from the previous night
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 隔夜; for example, 宿雨 'rain from the previous night' (Guoyu '宿' adj 2)
  10. adjective from former lives
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: In the sense of 前世的 (FGDB '宿世'; Guoyu '宿' adj 3)
  11. adverb ordinarily
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 素来 or 平时 (Guoyu '宿' adv 1)
  12. adverb previously
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 早先 (Guoyu '宿' adv 2)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷四十九 志第二:  天文二 Volume 49 Treatises 2: Astronomy 2 251
History of Song 《宋史》 卷八十一 志第三十四 律曆十四 Volume 81 Treatises 34: Measures and Calendar 14 98
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷四十八 志第一:  天文一 Volume 48 Treatises 1: Astronomy 1 96
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十九 志第三十二 律曆十二 Volume 79 Treatises 32: Measures and Calendar 12 90
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十二 志第二十五 律曆五 Volume 72 Treatises 25: Measures and Calendar 5 86
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷五十六 志第八:  曆五 Volume 56 Treatises 9: Calendar 5 85
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十四 志第二十七 律曆七 Volume 74 Treatises 27: Measures and Calendar 7 73
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十五 志第十一 曆五 Volume 35 Treatises 11: Calendar 5 72
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十七 志第三十 律曆十 Volume 77 Treatises 30: Measures and Calendar 10 69
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十四 志第十七 五行二下 Volume 64 Treatises 17: Five Elements 2b 66

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
孙宿 孫宿 季孫宿如晉 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 47
三宿 三宿 王三宿 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 顧命 Zhou Shu - Testamentary Charge 7
宿会 宿會 季孫宿會晉侯 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 6
一宿 一宿 一宿為舍 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 6
宿戒 宿戒 不宿戒 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 鄉飲酒禮 第四 4. Rites of the district symposium 5
敢宿 敢宿 敢宿 The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 士冠禮 第一 1. Capping rites for (the son of) a common officer 4
宿宿 宿宿 有客宿宿 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 周頌‧臣工之什‧有客 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Chen Gong - You Ke 4
暮宿 暮宿 不暮宿 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi 4
宿男 宿男 宿男卒 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 隱公 Lord Yin 3
宿肉 宿肉 不宿肉 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 10. 《鄉黨》 Xiang Dang 3