Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

由旬 yóuxún

yóuxún noun yojana
Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: India 印度
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: yojana, Pali: yojana, Japanese: yujun; an ancient Indian unit of length; reportedly, the distance that a team of oxen could travel in a day (BL 'yojana'; Ding '由旬'; FGDB '由旬'; Lotus '由旬'; SH '由旬')

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Family Instructions of Master Yan 《顏氏家訓》 卷第五 省事 止足 誡兵 養生 歸心 Scroll 5: Moderation, Refrain from use of Arms, Good Health, Religious Faith 1