Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

héng hàng xíng háng xìng

  1. xíng verb to walk / to move
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: In this sense 行 is bound form in modern Chinese. For example, 步行 'to walk' (NCCED '行' xíng 1; ABC 'xíng' BF 2). It is an intransitive verb in literary Chinese (Kroll '行' 1). For example, 三人行,必有我師焉。 'When I walk along with two others, they may serve me as my teachers.' (Lunyu 7:22; Legge, 1861)
  2. xíng verb capable / competent
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Ability 能力
    Notes: A stative verb (NCCED '行' xíng 10; ABC 'xíng' SV 2)
  3. háng noun profession
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Work 工作
    Notes: (NCCED '行' háng 4; ABC 'háng' 1)
  4. háng measure word line / row
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: (NCCED '行' háng 5)
  5. xíng noun Kangxi radical 144
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  6. xíng verb to travel
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: A stand alone verb in literary Chinese and bound form in modern Chinese. For example, 旅行 'to tour' in modern Chinese (NCCED '行' xíng 2; ABC 'xíng' BF 2).
  7. xíng noun actions / conduct
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense, the basic sense of go is extended to conduct (Rouzer 2007, p. 15). For example, 行为 'conduct' in modern Chinese (NCCED '行' xíng 8; ABC 'xíng' BF 7). In literary Chinese it may be a stand-alone word. For example, 父沒,觀其行 ‘when his father is dead, look at his conduct.’ (Lunyu 1:10; Legge, 1861)
  8. xíng verb to do / to act
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense, 行 is a bound form in modern Chinese. For example, 实行 'to implement' in modern Chinese (NCCED '行' xíng 7; ABC 'xíng' BF 4). In this sense, 行 is a stand-alone verb in literary Chinese (Kroll '行' xíng 2). For example, 季文子三思而後行。 'Ji Wen thought thrice, and then acted.' (Lunyu 5:20; Legge 1861)
  9. xíng verb all right / OK / okay
    Domain: Spoken Language 口语
    Notes: A stative verb (NCCED '行' xíng 9; ABC 'xíng' SV 1)
  10. háng noun line
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: (NCCED '行' háng 1)
  11. xìng noun mental formations / saṃskāra / sankhara / that which has been put together / volition / volitional formations / conditioned states / habitual actions
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Concept: Aggregate 蕴
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: saṃskāra, Pāli: saṅkhāra; one of the five aggregates 五蕴; FGS translation standard: Mental Formations (BL 'saṃskāra'; Faxiang; Kroll '行' xìng)
  12. xíng noun practice / carita / caryā / conduct / behavior
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: carita or caryā, Pāli: cariyā, or Sanskrit equivalent: . The third in the four stages of practice 信解行证; FGS translation standard: Practice (BL 'carita'; BCSD '行'; Faxiang)
  13. héng noun virtuous deeds
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Similar in meaning to 道行 (NCCED '行' hèng; ABC hèng)
  14. hàng noun a line of trees
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Similar in meaning to 树行子 (NCCED '行'' hàng; ABC 'hàng')
  15. hàng adjective bold / steadfast
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: hangH (Kroll '行' hàng)
  16. xíng verb to practice
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: FGS translation standard: practice (Faxiang)
  17. háng noun a path / a road
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  18. xíng noun travel
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: (NCCED '行' xíng 3)
  19. xíng verb to circulate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Economics 经济
    Notes: In the sense of currency circulating (NCCED '行' xíng 4; ABC 'xíng' BF 3)
  20. xíng noun running script / running script
    Domain: Calligraphy 书法 , Concept: Calligraphic Style 字体
    Notes: A calligraphic script (NCCED '行' xíng 5; ABC 'xíng' BF 8; Kroll '行' xíng 7)
  21. xíng adjective temporary
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 行宫 'temporary residence' [for the emperor while travelling] (NCCED '行' xíng 6; ABC 'xíng' BF 5; Kroll '行' xíng 5).
  22. xíng adverb soon
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time 时间
    Notes: In modern written Chinese (NCCED '行' xíng 12; ABC 'xíng' BF 6)
  23. háng verb to rank
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: In terms of seniority in a family (NCCED '行' háng 2; ABC 'háng' 2)
  24. háng noun a business / a shop
    Domain: Commerce 商务
    Notes: For example 典当行 'pawn shop' or 车行 'auto shop' (NCCED '行' háng 3)
  25. xíng verb to depart / to leave
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '行' xíng 6)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十八 志第十一 天文十一 Volume 58 Treatises 11: Astronomy 11 212
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十七 志第十 天文十 Volume 57 Treatises 10: Astronomy 10 195
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷17 志第12 律曆中 Volume 17 Treatises 12: Measures and the Calendar 2 147
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第三 律曆下 曆法 Volume 93: Rhythm and the Calendar Part Three 145
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷一百八十八  列傳第一百十三 楊時朱孫 Volume 188 Biographies 113: Yang, Shi, Zhu and grandsons 132
History of Ming 《明史》 卷三十七 志第十三 曆七 Volume 37 Treatises 13: Calendar 7 107
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十三 志第三 歷下 Volume 13 Treatises 3: Calendar 2 104
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第二 律曆中 賈逵論曆 永元論曆 延光論曆 漢安論曆 熹平論曆 論月食 Volume 91: Rhythm and the Calendar Part Two 101
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十三 志第十三: 曆二 Volume 33 Treatises 13: Calendar 2 99
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十五    志第十五   曆一 Volume 25 Treatises 16: Calendar 1 96

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
行役 行役 言君子行役 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧伯兮 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Bo Xi 7
行苇 行葦 行葦 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧生民之什‧行葦 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Sheng Min - Xing Wei 5
行迈 行邁 行邁靡靡 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧王‧黍離 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wang - Shu Li 5
行潦 行潦 于彼行潦 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧召南‧采蘋 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Shao And The South - Cai Ping 5
恭行 恭行 今予惟恭行天之罰 Book of Documents 《尚書》 夏書 禹誓(伪) Xia Shu - Yu Shi (forged) 4
行天 行天 今予惟恭行天之罰 Book of Documents 《尚書》 夏書 禹誓(伪) Xia Shu - Yu Shi (forged) 4
行露 行露 行露 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧召南‧行露 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Shao And The South - Xing Lu 4
化行 化行 關雎之化行 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧兔罝 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Tu Ju 4
周行 周行 寘彼周行 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧周南‧卷耳 Lessons from the states - Odes Of Zhou And The South - Juan Er 4
攸行 攸行 戎醜攸行 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧文王之什‧緜 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Wen Wang - Mian 3