Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

钱 (錢) jiǎn qián

  1. qián noun money / currency
    Domain: Economics 经济
    Notes: (Guoyu '錢' qián n 1; Unihan '錢')
  2. qián measure word unit of weight equal to 5 grams
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: This unit is used in the Chinese Market System of Weights and Measures (Guoyu '錢' qián n 5)
  3. qián noun a coin / a copper coin
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 钱 is a 金属货币 metallic coin (Guoyu '錢' n 4; Unihan '錢')
  4. qián noun a copper item
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 钱 is synonymous with 铜钱.
  5. qián noun wealth
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '錢' qián n 2)
  6. qián suffix cost / expenditure / expense
    Domain: Economics 经济
    Notes: For example, 饭钱 'meal expense', 车钱 'transportation expense' (Guoyu '錢' qián n 3)
  7. qián proper noun Qian
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '錢' qián n 6)
  8. qián adjective holding money
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '錢' qián adj)
  9. jiǎn noun a historic agricultural tool
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '錢' jiǎn n)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十 志第一百三十三 食貨下二 Volume 180 Treatises 133: Food and Commodities 2b 433
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十八 志第二十八: 食貨上 Volume 48 Treatises 28: Food and Commodoties 1 183
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷五十四    志第四十四  食貨四 Volume 54 Treatises 50: Food and Commodities 3 159
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百七十二 志第一百二十五 職官十二 Volume 172 Treatises 125: Offical Posts 12 157
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十三 志第一百三十六 食貨下五 Volume 183 Treatises 136: Food and Commodities 2e 140
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十二 志第一百三十五 食貨下四 Volume 182 Treatises 135: Food and Commodities 2d 135
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百七十七 志第一百三十 食貨上五 Volume 177 Treatises 130: Food and Commodities 1e 134
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百七十五 志第一百二十八 食貨上三 Volume 175 Treatises 128: Food and Commodities 1c 132
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十一 志第一百三十四 食貨下三 Volume 181 Treatises 134: Food and Commodities 2c 131
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百七十九 志第一百三十二 食貨下一 Volume 179 Treatises 132: Food and Commodities 2a 114

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
缗钱 緡錢 異時算軺車賈人緡錢皆有差 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 10
铢钱 銖錢 行八銖錢 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《漢興以來將相名臣年表》 Yearly Table of Statesmen, Generals and Officials since the Han Dynasty's Founding 10
百钱 百錢 曾不如百錢之狸 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十七 雜言 Chapter 17: Open Discussion 4
赐钱 賜錢 女子賜錢五千 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 4
十钱 十錢 中歲之穀糶石十錢 Guanzi 《管子》 國蓄第七十三 Chapter 73: State Reserves 4
一钱 一錢 直一錢以上 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 4
钱金 錢金 錢金 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十五 號令 Book 15 - Commands and Orders 4
行钱 行錢 初行錢 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 3
钱五 錢五 楚以生鹿藏錢五倍 Guanzi 《管子》 輕重戊第八十四 Chapter 84: Weight V 3
钱益 錢益 莢錢益多 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 3