Chinese Notes

Options
Match type:

{{results.msg}}

Dictionary Search Results
Chinese Text Pinyin English Notes
{{word.text}} {{word.text}} {{word.pinyin}} {{word.english}} {{word.notes | limitTo: 100}} ... details All {{word.count}} word senses

远 (遠) yuǎn yuàn

  1. yuǎn adjective far / distant
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: In this sense 远 means 遥远. For example, 稍微远一点儿就看不见 'if it was a little further away then [she] could not see it' (GHC '远' 1; Kroll '遠' 1; Ye Shengtao 1999, p. 10).
  2. yuǎn adjective far-reaching
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 深远 (GHC '远' 4; Kroll '遠' 2)
  3. yuǎn verb separated from
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GHC '远' 3; Kroll '遠' 3)
  4. yuàn verb estranged from
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 疏远 (GHC '远' 9; Kroll '遠' 3a)
  5. yuǎn noun milkwort
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文 , Concept: Plant 植物
    Notes: Bound in 远志; a medicinal plant (Kroll '遠' 4)
  6. yuǎn adjective long ago
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 远 means 久远 (GHC '远' 2; Kroll '遠' 1).
  7. yuǎn adjective long-range
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 远 means 远大 (GHC '远' 5).
  8. yuǎn noun a remote area
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 远 means 远地 (GHC '远' 6).
  9. yuǎn proper noun Yuan
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (GHC '远' 7)
  10. yuàn verb to leave
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 远 means 离开 (GHC '远' 8).
  11. yuàn verb to violate / to be contrary to
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 远 means 违背 (GHC '远' 10).

Contained in

深远远虑长远远程远程访问高远永远远离远期源远流长远东三级跳远跳远偏远远洋邹福远遥远远销远端远端接入远端存取远距离医疗远程登录敬而远之望远镜远大远方远景慧远久远远古马致远远祖远香堂远游冠服远行地远行开远门帛远僧远慎终追远远航偏远天文望远镜杨致远聶承远远闻山义远崔致远庐山慧远玄远

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 38
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《中庸》 The State of Equilibrium and Harmony, also known as the Doctrine of the Mean 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《大宛列傳》 Treatise on the Dayuan 13
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《泰伯第八》 Commentary on Tai Bo VIII 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 12
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《顏淵第十二》 Commentary on Yan Yuan XII 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 8
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《季氏第十六》 Commentary on Ji Shi XVI 8
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《辵部》 Chuò Radical 8

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
仁者远 仁者遠 不仁者遠矣 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan 2

Usage

Sampled for common words

ExampleSourceOccurrences
黄河白云 Liang County Song in Selections of Tang Poetry 1
怅然 Crows Croaking at Dusk in Selections of Tang Poetry 1
猴年 Year of the Monkey - Fragment c (2016-01-30) in Media articles 2
狮子会上树 Lions can climb trees - Fragment b (2015-11-02) in Media articles 1
中国美术馆 China National Art Gallery - Fragment c (2015-12-25) in Media articles 2
心中点污仿佛 Luotuo Xiangzi 《骆驼祥子》 in A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She 1
稍微一点儿看不见 A Scarecrow 《稻草人》 in A small number of phrases from the writings of Ye Shengtao 1
恥辱 1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
鬼神 6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
之外 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
兄弟 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
兄弟 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
可以眺望 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
至於 《釋地》 Explanation of Earth in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
西 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《走部》 Zǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1