Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

长 (長) cháng zhàng zhǎng

  1. zhǎng suffix director / chief / head / elder
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Work 工作
    Notes: (Unihan '長')
  2. zhǎng verb to grow / to develop / to increase / to rise
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (GCED '長')
  3. cháng adjective long
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: Wade-Giles: ch'ang; either long in dimension or long in time. For example, 源远流长 'source is distant and the flow is long' (CCI p. 23; GCED '長'; Unihan '長')
  4. zhǎng noun Kangxi radical 168
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: Chief (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  5. zhàng adjective extra / surplus
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  6. cháng noun length
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: (Unihan '長')
  7. cháng adjective distant
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: Synonymous with 遥远 in this sense
  8. cháng adjective tall
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: Synonymous with 高 in this sense
  9. cháng adjective excellent / correct / proper
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '長')
  10. cháng adjective profound
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 深长 in this sense
  11. cháng adjective deep
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 深厚 in this sense
  12. cháng noun good aspects / strong points
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 长处 in this sense
  13. cháng proper noun Chang
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: A family name
  14. cháng adverb forever / eternal / always / permanent
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 长久 or 永远 in this sense
  15. cháng adverb frequently / constantly / regularly / often
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 经常 in this sense
  16. cháng adverb straight
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 直 in this sense
  17. cháng adverb smoothly and quickly
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  18. zhǎng adjective old
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '長')
  19. zhǎng adjective adult
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 成年的 in this sense
  20. zhǎng adjective older / eldest / senior
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (GCED '長')
  21. zhǎng verb to respect / to hold in esteem
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 崇尚 in this sense
  22. zhǎng verb to be a leader
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Synonymous with 为首 in this sense (GCED '長')
  23. zhǎng proper noun Zhang
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: A family name

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 冬官考工記 第六 6. Office of Winter and Inspection Records 67
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十七上 外戚傳 Volume 97a: The Empresses and Imperial Affines 1 62
Mozi 《墨子》 卷十四 備城門 Book 14 - Fortification of the City Gate 61
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷三十八 志第二十八 州郡四 Volume 38 Treatises 28: Administrative Districts 4 59
Guoyu 《國語》 周語下 Discourses of Zhou III 51
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十六 志第六 律曆上 Volume 16 Treatises 6: Rhythm and the Calendar Part One 48
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷六十七 列傳第二十七 謝靈運 Volume 67 Biographies 27: Xie Lingyun 43
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十三 佞幸傳 Volume 93: Flatterers 40
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十六 天文志 Volume 26: Treatise on Astronomy 35
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 34