斋 (齋) zhāi

  1. zhāi verb to abstain from meat or wine
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '齋' 2; Mathews 1931 '齋', p. 12; NCCED '斋' 1; Unihan '齋')
  2. zhāi noun a vegetarian diet / vegetarian food
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: In the sense of 素食 (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 1; Guoyu '齋' n 1; NCCED '斋' 3; Unihan '齋')
  3. zhāi noun a building / a room / a studio
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 2; Guoyu '齋' n 3; NCCED '斋' 2)
  4. zhāi verb to give alms
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (Guoyu '齋' v 2; NCCED '斋' 4)
  5. zhāi verb to fast
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 6; NCCED '斋' 5; Unihan '齋')
  6. zhāi noun student dormitory
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 3; Guoyu '齋' n 3)
  7. zhāi noun a study / a library / a school
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 4; Mathews 1931 '齋', p. 12)
  8. zhāi noun a temple hostel
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 5)
  9. zhāi verb to purify oneself
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Before a ritual by bathing, fasting, or meditation (ABC 'zhāi' 斋 bf 6; Guoyu '齋' v 1; Kroll 2015 '齋' 1; Mathews 1931 '齋', p. 12)
  10. zhāi verb to retreat
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For reading, writing, or contemplation (Kroll 2015 '齋' 3)
  11. zhāi noun various rituals
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Taoism 道教
    Notes: (Guoyu '齋' n 2; Kroll 2015 '齋' 4)

Contained in

Also contained in

于厚斋斋堂斋育德寺八关斋戒八分斋戒菩萨受斋经结斋偈斋食诚斋乐府素斋斋经八关斋经天台智者大师斋忌礼赞文斋日斋教持斋打斋斋饭大斋水陆斋悲斋会聊斋志异聊斋西斋净土诗脂砚斋斋僧僧斋斋工八关斋化斋打斋饭

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collocations