láo

  1. láo adjective secure
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Unihan '牢')
  2. láo noun prison
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '牢')
  3. láo noun stable / pen
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: for example, the idiom, 亡羊补牢 'fix the pen after the sheep have escaped' (CCI '亡羊补牢', pp. 65-66; Unihan '牢')

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牢固牢骚牢房牢记牢狱坚牢坐牢坚牢地天牢山波罗牢经波罗牢坚牢地天仪轨坚牢金刚拳印大牢牢笼发牢骚身陷牢狱监牢牢靠牢牢钉牢满腹牢骚地牢嘴上无毛,办事不牢嘴上没毛,办事不牢牢关亡羊补牢

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  • 牢具 (牢具) 遣車視牢具 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《雜記上》 Miscellaneous Records I — count: 24
  • 虎牢 (虎牢) 自虎牢以東 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 莊公 Lord Zhang — count: 20
  • 少牢 (少牢) 殷以少牢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 15
  • 一牢 (一牢) 饪一牢 — The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》, 聘禮 第八 8. Rites of courtesy calls — count: 10
  • 牢礼 (牢禮) 而使鞅從其牢禮 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 9
  • 五牢 (五牢) 大夫五介五牢 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character — count: 8
  • 百牢 (百牢) 吳來徵百牢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 哀公 Lord Ai — count: 8
  • 牢祠 (牢祠) 以犧三百牢祠鄜畤 — Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》, 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin — count: 8
  • 虫牢 (蟲牢) 同盟于蟲牢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 成公 Lord Cheng — count: 7
  • 七牢 (七牢) 饋七牢焉 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 6