Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

胡 (鬍)

  1. noun beard / mustache
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED 4 '胡')
  2. pronoun what?, why?, how?
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: May be used as an interrogative pronoun in preclassical Chinese, in the sense of 何 of 何故 (GHC '胡' 7; Kroll '胡' 5; NCCED 3 '胡'; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 95).
  3. noun non-Han people
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Particularly from central Asia (GHC '胡' 10; Kroll '胡' 4; NCCED 1 '胡' 1; Sun 2006, loc. 1475)
  4. adverb recklessly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (GHC '胡' 8; NCCED 2 '胡' 1)
  5. noun foreign
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Describing things introduced by foreigners to China (NCCED 1 '胡' 2; Sun 2006, loc. 1475)
  6. noun huqin
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: The 胡琴 musical instrument (NCCED 1 '胡' 3)
  7. adjective big / great
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 大 (GHC '胡' 5; Kroll '胡' 3; NCCED 1 '胡' 4)
  8. bound form hutong
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED 5 '胡')
  9. noun dewlap
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A flap of skin under the chin on some animals' necks (GHC '胡' 1; Kroll '胡' 1)
  10. noun smaller curved blade on underside of a glaive
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Part of an ancient weapon (GHC '胡' 3; Kroll '胡' 2)
  11. noun neck
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 领 (GHC '胡' 2)
  12. noun longevity
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 长寿 (GHC '胡' 4)
  13. noun Hu
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Place Name 地名
    Notes: The name of a historic state in the Spring and Autumn period (GHC '胡' 9)
  14. proper noun Hu
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (GHC '胡' 12)

Contained in

胡锦涛胡同胡琴胡言胡子胡乱胡涂胡说胡来刮胡刀胡作非为胡椒胡亥五胡五胡乱华胡斯东胡胡跪胡须胡髭胡朝化胡经碧眼胡胡愈之胡适胡桃胡椒胡人胡马胡说胡写胡诌胡说八道胡幽贞老子化胡经胡麻胡为刮胡子胡志强胡床胡说八道五胡十六国胡适文集胡适全集胡萝卜胡瓜黑胡椒白胡椒二胡蔡仲胡五胡乱华

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第十六回 Chapter 16 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
君胡 君鬍 君胡不冑 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 8
胡沈 鬍沈 胡沈之君幼而狂 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 5
胡可 鬍可 胡可常也 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 4
胡陵 鬍陵 追之至胡陵 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 4
胡公 鬍公 配胡公而封之陳 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 4
胡能 鬍能 胡能有定 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧日月 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Ri Yue 4
灭胡 滅鬍 楚子滅胡 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 4
胡逝 鬍逝 胡逝我梁 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧節南山之什‧何人斯 Minor odes of the kingdom - Jie Nan Shan Zhi Shen - He Ren Si 4
公胡 公鬍 公胡其不雪之以政 Han Feizi 《韓非子》 難二第三十七 Chapter 37: Difficulties II 3
胡宁 鬍寧 胡寧忍予 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 小雅‧谷風之什‧四月 Minor odes of the kingdom - Gu Feng Zhi Shen - Si Yue 3