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wáng

  1. wáng verb to die / to perish
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Life 生活
  2. wáng verb to leave / to flee
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  3. wáng verb to not have
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 亡 is sometimes used as a negating word in the sense of 無 in Classical Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 109). For example, 問有餘,曰『亡矣』。'asked whether there was anything left, he would answer 'No;'' (Mengzi: 7.19/39/8, translation by Legge)

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死亡灭亡亡国逃亡生死存亡亡故兴亡衰亡覆亡存亡流亡消亡流亡政府家破人亡伤亡亡者阵亡

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 30
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 27
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 26
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 23
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 22
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魏世家》 House of Wei 16

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
益亡 益亡 故亂益亡 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《坊記》 Record of the Dykes 3

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
不如 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 7
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《喪服小記》 Record of Small Matters in the Dress of Mourning in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
有所 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
是以 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《外篇‧駢拇》 Outer Chapters - Webbed Toes in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 17
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 16
所以 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 17
《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 23
新居 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《目部》 Mù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《隹部》 Zhuī Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《肉部》 Ròu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1