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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, (Kroll '從' cóng 3; ABC 'cóng' COV; NCCED '从2' 1)
  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: 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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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖功臣侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises in the Time of Gaozu 138
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樊酈滕灌列傳》 Biographies of Fan, Li, Teng and Guan 61
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 43
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《衛將軍驃騎列傳》 Biography of Cavalry General Wei 43
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《建元以來侯者年表》 Yearly Table of the Officials who became Marquises since the Jianyuan Period 36
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 35
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 31
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 31
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 30
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 30

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《卷二‧丄部》 Scroll 2, Shàng Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
𠄞 《示部》Shì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 74
《三部》 Sān Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《王部》 Wáng Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 144
何处 Random Lines on Home-Coming in Selections of Tang Poetry 1
国际化视角 文学 Literature - Fragment c (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
酒店 文学 Literature - Fragment e (2016-02-04) in Media articles 4
登报小学生吸引读者 文学 Literature - Fragment g (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
作者人性人情角度 文学 Literature - Fragment h (2016-02-04) in Media articles 1
社交意义 猴年 Year of the Monkey - Fragment a (2016-01-30) in Media articles 1
心所 2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
使 6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 7
不可 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 7
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 10
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 10
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 17
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
萬物 《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
然後 《天道》 The Way of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 7
《刻意》 Ingrained Ideas in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 4
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
叔父祖父 《釋親》 Explanation of Family Relations in Er Ya 《爾雅》 23
《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
諸侯來賓 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
先王 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
諸侯 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 8
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 11
《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1