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长 (長) zhǎng cháng zhàng

  1. zhǎng suffix director / chief / head / elder
    Domain: Work 工作
  2. zhǎng verb to grow / to develop / to increase / to rise
    Domain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (GCED '長')
  3. cháng adjective long
    Domain: Scale 规模
    Notes: Wade-Giles: ch'ang; either long in dimension or long in time (GCED '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: Scale 规模
  7. cháng adjective distant
    Domain: Scale 规模
    Notes: Synonymous with 遥远 in this sense
  8. cháng adjective tall
    Domain: 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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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《外戚世家》 Houses of the External Relatives 34
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I 33
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮南衡山列傳》 Biographies of Huainan and Hengshan 24
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 23
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Autobiographical Afterword of the Grand Historian 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《匈奴列傳》 Treatise on the Xiongnu 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 15
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯周公世家》 House of Lu Zhougong 15

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
Bamboo Grove Cabin in Selections of Tang Poetry 1
密西根州 密西根州用水紧急状态 Michigan water use state of emergency - Fragment c (2016-01-18) in Media articles 1
法国国家警察 英雄犬 Hero dog - Fragment c (2015-12-29) in Media articles 1
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
小人 7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
10. 《鄉黨》 Xiang Dang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
14. 《憲問》 Xian Wen in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
不可 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
名家 《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 7
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
有所 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
上古 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《外篇‧駢拇》 Outer Chapters - Webbed Toes in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
草木 《馬蹄》 Horses's Hoofs in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
晏子不滿 Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 5
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《釋親》 Explanation of Family Relations in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《釋天》 Explanation of Heaven in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋蟲》 Explanation of Insects in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2