This article is about the book by mr. Zan, for the book by Ying Shao see Han shu jijie yinyi (Ying Shao).

Han shu jijie yinyi 漢書集解音義 (History of the Han with Collected Explanations on Sound and Definitions) is a Chinese text written by a man surnamed Zan 瓚. Not to be confused with the book of the same name by Ying Shao 應劭.

Bits of informationEdit

Hardly any information about this book can be found. The author was a man of which only his surname has survived, which is Zan 瓚. The book has the same title as Ying Shao's book, so the content probably was rather similar.

The book is no longer extant, but through Pei Songzhi's citings, the following passage survives.

Fragments in Records of the Three KingdomsEdit

Book of Wei 23 - Biography of He QiaEdit

  1. 《注》曰「阽音鹽,如屋簷,近邊欲墮之意也。」

See alsoEdit




  • Chen Shou 陳壽 (233–297). Sanguo zhi 三國志 “Records of the Three Kingdoms”, with official commentary compiled by Pei Songzhi 裴松之 (372-451).

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