Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

从 (從) cóng cōng zòng

  1. cóng preposition from
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Middle Chinese: dzjowng; a source marker (Kroll '從' cóng 3; ABC 'cóng' COV; NCCED '从2' 1; Sun 2006, loc. 1743)
  2. cóng verb to follow
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 跟从 (Kroll '從' cóng 1; ABC 'cóng' BF 1; NCCED '从1' 1)
  3. cóng preposition past / through
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '从2' 2)
  4. cóng verb to comply / to submit / to defer
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 服从 (Kroll '從' cóng 2; ABC 'cóng' BF 2; NCCED '从1' 5)
  5. cóng verb to participate in something
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 从事 (ABC 'cóng' BF 3; NCCED '从1' 7)
  6. cóng verb to use a certain method or principle
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'cóng' BF 4; NCCED '从1' 6)
  7. cóng adverb usually
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'cóng' ADV; NCCED '从2' 4)
  8. cóng noun something secondary
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '從' cóng 4; ABC 'cóng' BF 5)
  9. cóng noun remote relatives
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Family 家 , Concept: Relative 亲戚
    Notes: Especially, cousins of the same paternal grandfather (Kroll '從' cóng 6; ABC 'cóng' BF 6; NCCED '从1' 4)
  10. cóng adjective secondary
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Language 语言
    Notes: (NCCED '从1' 3)
  11. cóng verb to go on / to advance
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '從' cóng 5)
  12. cōng adjective at ease / informal
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: dzjowngH (Kroll '從' cōng 1)
  13. zòng noun a follower / a supporter
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: dzjowngH, as a variant of 纵 (Kroll '從' zòng 1; NCCED '纵1')
  14. zòng verb to release
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: dzjowngH, as a variant of 纵 (Kroll '從' zòng 2; ABC 'zòng' 纵 BF 3)
  15. zòng adjective perpendicular / longitudinal
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: tsjowng, as a variant of 纵 (Kroll '從' zōng 1; ABC 'zòng' 纵 BF 1-2)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十四 志第二十四: 職官三 Volume 44 Treatises 24: Government Service 3 393
History of Jin 《金史》 卷五十六 志第三十七: 百官二 殿前都點檢司 宣徽院 秘書監 國子監 太府監 少府監 軍器監 都水監 諫院 大理寺 弘文院 登聞鼓院 登聞檢院 記注院 集賢院 益政院 武衛軍都指揮使司 衛尉司 戶禮兵刑工部所轄諸司 三路檢察及外路倉庫牧圉等職 Volume 56 Treatises 37: Official Posts 2 - Palace Inspector General, Court of Palace Attendants, Director of the Palace Library, Imperial Academy, Imperial Treasury, Directorate for Imperial Manufacturers, Directorate for Arms, Waterway Inspector, Remonstrance Bureau, Court of Judicial Review, Academy for the Advancement of Literature, Admonishment Drum Court, Admonishment Inspection Court, Notes and Annotation Court, Academy of Scholarly Worthies, Benefits Administration Court, Command of the Military Guard for the Capital, Office for Commandant of Guards, Offices for the Punishment of Ceremonial Guards, Offices for Three Circuits Inspection and Outer Storehouses for Horses 201
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十八 志第三十八:  百官四 Volume 88 Treatises 41: Official Posts 4 180
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十八    志第三十八  百官三 Volume 48 Treatises 43: Official Posts 3 174
History of Jin 《金史》 卷五十五 志第三十六: 百官一 三師 三公 尚書省 六部 都元帥府 樞密院 大宗正府 御史臺 宣撫司 勸農使司 司農司 三司 國史院 翰林學士院 審官院 太常寺 Volume 55 Treatises 36: Official Posts 1 - Three Masters, Three Ducal Ministers, Imperial Secretariat, Six Ministers, Head of the Capital and Commanders of the Prefectures, Bureau of Military Affairs, Ministry of Rites, Office of the Censor, Conciliation Commission, Office for Promoting Agriculture, Board of Agriculture, Three Offices, History Office, Hanlin Imperial Academy, Bureau of Personnel Evaluation, Court of Imperial Sacrifices 164
History of Ming 《明史》 卷七十四 志第五十 職官三 Volume 74 Treatises 50: Official Posts 3 161
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十三 志第二十三: 職官二 Volume 43 Treatises 23: Government Service 2 157
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十五 志第三十五:  百官一 Volume 85 Treatises 38: Official Posts 1 153
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十七 志第三十七:  百官三 Volume 87 Treatises 40: Official Posts 3 150
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 147