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U+901F

Seal script

Specialized semantic variant
𧫣
Semantic variant

Radical:+ 7 strokes = 11 strokes total.
References:Guangyun: p.450#21 Kangxi: p.1258#10 Cihai: p.1319r2c03 GSR: 1222.i Hanyu: v6,p3838#01
Composition:Bottom-left: , top-right: . Component of: 𢳪 𠻣 𨖧 𨗜 𫑅 𬩏 𧜦 𫑋 𮀼 𫅯 𧐒 𬨻 𨘘 𨘱 𧫻 𫑐 𨄞 𩅘 [More]
Mandarin: ㄙㄨˋ
Cantonese:cuk1
Tang reconstruction:suk
Shuowen:辵部》速:疾也。从辵束声。
Guangyun:广韵·入声··》速:疾也,召也,戚也,徵也。桑谷切,十八。
广韵·入声··》速:籀文。
Kangxi:康熙字典·辵部·》速:〔古文〕𧫣《广韵》《集韵》《正韵》苏谷切《韵会》苏木切,𠀤音㑛。《说文》疾也。《孟子》王速出令。又《玉篇》召也。《易·需卦》有不速之客三人来。《·小雅》以速诸父。又速速,不相亲附之貌。《楚辞·九叹》躬速速而不吾亲。又与䔩通。速速,陋也。《后汉·蔡邕传》速速方毂。《注》速速,言鄙陋之小人也。《》作䔩䔩。又《正韵》鹿之足迹曰速。《石鼓文》鹿鹿速速。籀作遫。速字从辵作。
考证:〔《楚辞·九歌》躬速速而不吾亲。〕谨照原书九歌改九叹。
Fanqie:桑谷 (《广韵·入声··》) 资昔 (《广韵·入声··》)
Unihan definition:quick, prompt, speedy

Example usage

论语·子路》:子曰:“无欲,无见小利。”
The Master said, "Do not be desirous to have things done quickly; do not look at small advantages."
孟子·尽心上》:其进锐者,其退
He who advances with precipitation will retire with speed.
礼记·檀弓上》:子贡曰:“岂若反而虞乎?”
'Would it not have been better, if he had come back hastily, to present the offering of repose?'
扬子法言》:哉,七十子之肖仲尼也。
How quickly the seventy disciples became like Confucius!
墨子·亲士》:其直如矢,其平如砥,不足以覆万物,是故溪陕者涸,逝浅者竭,墝埆者其地不育。
As to the chieftain of only a thousand people, he is straight like an arrow and smooth like a whetstone, unable to tolerate the manifold ways. For narrow gorges clog up rapidly, shallow streams are soon exhausted, and the barren land does not bear fruits.
庄子·人间世》:散木也,以为舟则沈,以为棺椁则腐,以为器则毁,以为门户则液樠,以为柱则蠹。
It is quite useless. A boat made from its wood would sink; a coffin or shell would quickly rot; an article of furniture would soon go to pieces; a door would be covered with the exuding sap; a pillar would be riddled by insects.
商君书·垦令》:然则往徕疾,则业不败农。
The expedition backward and forward will thus be quick and then this occupation will not harm agriculture.
孙子兵法·作战》:故兵闻拙,未睹巧之久也。
Thus, though we have heard of stupid haste in war, cleverness has never been seen associated with long delays.
诗经·行露》:谁谓女无家、何以我狱。
Who can say that you did not get me betrothed? How else could you have urged on this trial?
尚书·太甲中》:欲败度,纵败礼,以戾于厥躬。
By my desires I was setting at nought all rules of conduct, and violating by my self-indulgence all rules of propriety, and the result must have been speedy ruin to my person.
周易·䷄需》:上六:入于穴,有不之客三人来,敬之终吉。
The topmost SIX, divided, shows its subject entered into the cavern. (But) there are three guests coming, without being urged, (to his help). If he receive them respectfully, there will be good fortune in the end.
荀子·》:行远疾,而不可托讯者与?
说苑·至公》:周公卜居曲阜,其命龟曰:‘作邑乎山之阳,贤则茂昌,不贤则亡。’
韩诗外传·卷一》:》曰:“虽我讼,亦不尔从。”
大戴礼记》:故君子欲言之见信也者,莫若先虚其内也,欲政之行也者,莫若以身先之也。
新书·大政上》:故自古至于今,与民为雠者,有迟有,而民必胜之。
新序·节士》:吾闻国君之子蛇,绕左轮者得国。
中论·治学》:倦立而思远,不如行之必至也。
孔子家语·相鲁》:曰:“匹夫荧侮诸侯者,罪应诛,请右司马加刑焉。”
潜夫论·考绩》:是故世主不循考功而思太平,此犹欲舍规矩而为方圆,无舟楫而欲济大水,虽或云纵,然不知循其虑度之易且也。
论衡·命禄》:贾生曰:“天不可与期,道不可与谋,迟有命,焉识其时?”
风俗通义·六国》:敢辱高位以官谤?
孔丛子·刑论》:文子曰:“以御言之,右手执辔,左手运策,不亦乎?”
新语·辅政》:故怀刚者久而缺,持柔者久而长,躁疾者为厥,迟重者为常存,尚勇者为悔近,温厚者行宽舒,怀促急者必有所亏,柔懦者制刚强,小慧者不可以御大,小辩者不可以说众,商贾巧为贩卖之利,而屈为贞良,邪臣好为诈伪,自媚饰非,而不能为公方,藏其端巧,逃其事功。
蔡中郎集·历数议》:上言当用命历序甲寅元,公卿百寮,参议正处,竟不施行,且三光之行,迟进退,不必若一,术家以算追而求之,取合于当时而已。
列子·杨朱》:孟孙阳曰:‘若然,亡愈于久生。’
鶡冠子·世兵》:水激则旱,矢激则远,精神回薄,振荡相转,迟有命,必中三五,合散消息,孰识其时。
文始真经·七釜》:关尹子曰:“人之一呼一吸,日行四十万里,化可谓矣。”
列仙传·骑龙鸣》:纡辔故乡,告以移。
韩非子·喻老》:凡御之所贵,马体安于车,人心调于马,而后可以进致远。
管子·形势解》:小人者,枉道而取容,适主意而偷说,备利而偷得,如此者,其得之虽,祸患之至亦急,故圣人去而不用也。
吴子·料敌》:轻进退,弊而劳之,勿与战争,其军可败。
六韬·兵道》:太公曰:“兵胜之术,密察敌人之机而乘其利,复疾击其不意。”
司马法·天子之义》:军旅之固,不失行列之政,不绝人马之力,迟不过诫命。
淮南子·齐俗训》:柱不可以摘齿,筐不可以持屋,马不可以服重,牛不可以追,铅不可以为刀,铜不可以为弩,铁不可以为舟,木不可以为釜。
吕氏春秋·贵直》:士之弊一若此乎?
史记·吴太伯世家》:说晏平仲曰:“子纳邑与政。”
春秋左传》:卫庄公娶于齐东宫得臣之妹,曰庄姜,美而无子,卫人所为赋硕人也,又娶于陈,曰厉妫,生孝伯,早死,其娣戴妫,生桓公,庄姜以为己子,公子州吁,嬖人之子也,有宠而好兵,公弗禁,庄姜恶之,石碏谏曰,臣闻爱子,教之以义方,弗纳于邪,骄奢淫泆,所自邪也,四者之来,宠禄过也,将立州吁,乃定之矣,若犹未也,阶之为祸,夫宠而不骄,骄而能降,降而不憾,憾而能眕者,鲜矣,且夫贱妨贵,少陵长,远间亲,新间旧,小加大,淫破义,所谓六逆也,君义,臣行,父慈,子孝,兄爱,弟敬,所谓六顺也,去顺效逆,所以祸也,君人者,将祸是务去,而之,无乃不可乎,弗听,其子厚与州吁游,禁之不可,桓公立,乃老。
逸周书·官人解》:志色辞气,其入人甚俞,进退工故,其与人甚巧,就人甚,叛人甚易,曰位志者也。
国语·楚语下》:若来而无宠,其怒也。
晏子春秋》:其仆曰:“向之去何?”

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