Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes


  1. méi measure word for coins, rings, badges, pearls, sporting medals, rockets, satellites etc
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
  2. méi noun a tree trunk
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Etymology: 枚:榦也。(Shuo Wen)
  3. méi adverb one by one / one after another
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十二 志第二: 禮儀二 Volume 22 Treatises 2: Rites 2 17
Book of Southern Qi 《南齊書》 卷十八 志第十 祥瑞 Volume 18 Treatises 10: Auspicious Signs 11
Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 冬官考工記 第六 6. Office of Winter and Inspection Records 9
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十七 Scroll 17 9
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十三 志第三: 禮儀三 Volume 23 Treatises 3: Rites 3 8
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十四 志第一百〇七 輿服六 Volume 154 Treatises 107: Carriages and Clothes 6 8
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十四下 食貨志 Volume 24b: Treatise on Finance and Economics 2 7
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷九十八 列傳第八十六: 蠕蠕 匈奴宇文莫槐 徒何段就六眷 高車 Volume 98 Biographies 86: Rouran, Yuwen Mohuai Xiongnu, Duanliu Liujuan, Gaoche 7
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第七 祭祀上 光武即位告天 郊 封禪 Volume 97: Rituals and Worship Part One 7
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷16 志第11 律曆上 Volume 16 Treatises 11: Measures and the Calendar 1 7