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This Chinese dictionary contains 400,000 words, and you can find the pinyin and explanation of the words.
A dictionary is a reference book that arranges words in a certain order and explains them separately.
After the rise of information theory, the concept of the dictionary has expanded. Every discipline has information, and when there is information, a dictionary must be compiled for retrieval, so the dictionary is synonymous with the storage and arrangement of knowledge. The same lexicon as "dictionary" includes "difficult vocabulary", "vocabulary", "index of famous works or famous household words", "classified vocabulary"; in ancient China, there were "character sources", "word links", "character dictionaries", etc. Book name, and "word book" is a generic term.
The ancient Chinese script can be traced back to the 8th century BC, Shi Ji Pian. The oldest surviving is Shi You's Jiji Pian (1st century BC), which is a textbook for children's literacy. Erya, organized according to meaning, is about the third century BC. It is a typeface that explains the meaning of words and sorts the names of things. Yang Xiong's Dialect is China's first book to record dialects, which was written in the early 1st century. Xu Shen's Shuo Wen Jie Zi was written in 100 AD. It divides Chinese characters into 540 units and explains the text according to the "Six Books." Since the Han Dynasty in China, lexicography has been divided into ① classified literacy textbooks without annotations, ② classified dictionaries with annotations, arranged according to meaning, ③ dictionaries arranged and interpreted according to radicals, and words, sound, and meaning dictionaries; ④ arranged according to meaning Dialect vocabulary. The Kangxi Dictionary, officially repaired by the Qing Dynasty, was written in 1716 and collected 47021 words. The dictionaries published in recent decades are arranged by radicals. The most widely used are Ciyuan and Cihai. In addition, "Chinese Dictionary" and "Chinese Dictionary" have been published successively since 1986.