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吴 (吳)

  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

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《世家‧吳太伯世家》 Genealogies - House of Wu Taibo 102
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《吳王濞列傳》 Biographies of Pi, the Prince of Wu 95
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《伍子胥列傳》 Biography of Wu Zixu 71
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《越王句踐世家》 House of King Goujian of Yue 70
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords 61
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 47
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《仲尼弟子列傳》 Biographies of the disciples of Zhongni 34
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《袁盎鼂錯列傳》 Biographies of Yuan Ang and Chao Cuo 23
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮南衡山列傳》 Biographies of Huainan and Hengshan 22
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《陳杞世家》 Houses of Chen and Qi 15

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
吴王 吳王 以說吳王 Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease 3

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
王宫西 A Tune of Crows Roosting Before the Eve in Selections of Tang Poetry 2
中国美术馆 China National Art Gallery - Fragment a (2015-12-25) in Media articles 3
中国美术馆 China National Art Gallery - Fragment b (2015-12-25) in Media articles 2
中国美术馆现任馆长 中国美术馆 China National Art Gallery - Fragment c (2015-12-25) in Media articles 1
同姓 7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
夫人 《坊記》 Record of the Dykes in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《外物》 What comes from Without in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《讓王》 Kings who have wished to resign the Throne in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
使 《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
之間 《釋地》 Explanation of Earth in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 9
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 9
《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《呂太后本紀》Annals of Empress Dowager Lü in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《言部》 Yán Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《聿部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《目部》 Mù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《喜部》 Xǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
王宮西 A Tune of Crows Roosting Before the Eve in Selections of Tang Poetry 4
《學而第一》 Commentary on Xue Er I in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《里仁第四》 Commentary on Li Ren IV in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 2
《公冶長第五》 Commentary on Gong Ye Zhang V in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1