Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

吴 (吳) wú Wú

  1. proper noun Wu
    Domain: History 历史 , Concept: Dynasty 朝代
    Notes: A state during the Spring and Autumn Period straddling the mouth of the Yangtze River (Unihan '吳')
  2. proper noun Jiangsu
    Domain: Places 地方 , Subdomain: Jiangsu 江苏 , Concept: Province 省
    Notes: Abbreviation for 江苏 (Jiangsu)
  3. proper noun Wu
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Unihan '吳')
  4. proper noun Wu dialect
    Domain: Dialect 方言 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Dialect 方言
    Notes: A dialect spoken in Jiangsu, south of the Yangtze, including the Jiangnan and Shanghai, but not Nanjing, and Zhejiang (Norman 1988, p. 199; Sun 2006, loc. 425).
  5. proper noun Eastern Wu
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: Three Kingdoms Period 三国时代 , Concept: State 国
    Notes: (222-280) One of the states of the Three Kingdoms Period (FE, p. 1669; GHDC, p. 2545)

Contained in

吴仪吴祥子吴邦国小吴祥子东吴吴大帝吴景帝吴三桂吴王阖闾吴起吴子吴广吴承恩吴哥吴哥窟吴哥王城吴哥城吴哥寺吴哥通吴哥通王城吴哥帝国吴带当风吴道子吴方言吴语吴朝吴兴吴书少吴绫吴郡孙吴吴志吴语吴宅吴文英吴船录吴县吴伯雄东吴大学吴楚吴国吴中吴用吴宇森东吴大学吴钦吴尊吴忠吴江吴川吴淞

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 123
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 113
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《世家‧吳太伯世家》 Genealogies - House of Wu Taibo 101
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷五 Scroll 5 95
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《吳王濞列傳》 Biographies of Pi, the Prince of Wu 89
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷四十八 吳書三 三嗣主傳 Volume 48: Book of Wu 3 - Biographies of the three heirs 85
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十五 荊燕吳傳 Volume 35: Princes of Jing, Yan and Wu 76
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《伍子胥列傳》 Biography of Wu Zixu 69
Guoyu 《國語》 吳語 Discourses of Wu 69
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《越王句踐世家》 House of King Goujian of Yue 68

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
吴人 吳人 吳人不至 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 20
伐吴 伐吳 楚公子嬰齊帥師伐吳 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 15
荀吴 荀吳 晉侯使荀吳來聘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 14
吴师 吳師 大敗吳師 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 13
会吴 會吳 將始會吳 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 9
朝吴 朝吳 事朝吳曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 8
吴伐 吳伐 吳伐郯 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 7
吴公子 吳公子 吳公子札來聘 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 6
吴灭 吳滅 吳滅州來 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 5
吴帅 吳帥 晉荀吳帥師敗狄于大鹵 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 5