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劳 (勞) láo

  1. láo verb to toil
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  2. láo verb to put somebody to the trouble of
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 麻烦
  3. láo verb to exhaust
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 耗损
  4. láo verb to be worried
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Emotion 感情
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 忧愁
  5. láo verb to capture
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  6. láo adjective fatigued / weary
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 劳累 or 疲劳
  7. láo adjective a meritorious deed
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Morality 道德
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 劳绩 or 小功
  8. láo noun a worker / a laborer
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Work 工作
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 劳动者
  9. láo noun disease / sickness / ailment
    Domain: Health 健康
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 疾病
  10. láo noun a kind of farm tool to level ground
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonym discussion: in this sense 劳 is synonymous with 耢

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui 10
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《力部》 Lì Radical 9
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公冶長第五》 Commentary on Gong Ye Zhang V 8
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句上》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong I 7
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《萬章章句上》 Commentary on Wan Zhang I 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Autobiographical Afterword of the Grand Historian 5
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《子路第十三》 Commentary on Zi Lu XIII 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 4

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
劳农 勞農 休老勞農 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 3

Usage

Sampled for common words

ExampleSourceOccurrences
弟子 2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
13. 《子路》 Zi Lu in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
成王周公天下 《明堂位》 The Places in the Hall of Distinction in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
神明 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《應帝王》 The Normal Course for Rulers and Kings in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
南面為人 Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋蟲》 Explanation of Insects in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
心力耳目 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
日夜西 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
使十二 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《牛部》 Niú Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1