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chéng shèng

  1. chéng verb to mount / to climb onto
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll, '乘' 1)
  2. chéng verb to multiply
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (ABC 'chéng' 乘 v 3)
  3. shèng measure word measure word for chariots
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  4. shèng noun a vehicle / a chariot / a carriage
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: zyingH (ABC 'shèng' 乘 bf; Kroll '乘 shèng' 1; GHDC '乘' shèng 1)
  5. chéng verb to ride
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'chéng' 乘 v 1; Kroll '乘' 2)
  6. chéng verb to make use of / to take advantage of
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'chéng' 乘 v 2; Kroll, '乘' 3)
  7. chéng verb to prevail
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 乘 has the same meaning as 战胜 (Kroll, '乘' 4; GHDC 2007 '乘' 7).
  8. chéng verb to pursue
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 乘 has the same meaning as 追逐 (Kroll, '乘' 5; GHDC 2007 '乘' 6).
  9. chéng verb to calculate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In this sense 乘 has the same meaning as 计算 (Kroll, '乘' 6; GHDC 2007 '乘' 9).
  10. shèng noun yāna / a vehicle / a school of teaching
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: yāna, Japanese: jō; 乘 is a teaching or vehicle for arriving at knowledge, such as the 大乘 mahāyāna 'great vehicle.' (BL 'yāna'; Kroll '乘 shèng' 2; MW 'yāna')

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《司馬相如列傳》 Biography of Sima Xiangru 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 17
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 14
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句上》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang I 12
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句下》 Commentary on Li Lou II 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 11
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樂毅列傳》 Biography of Yue Yi 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 9
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《萬章章句下》 Commentary on Wan Zhang II 9
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《少儀》 Smaller Rules of Demeanour 9

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
千乘 千乘 道千乘之國 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1. 《學而》 Xue Er 3

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
15. 《衛靈公》 Wei Ling Gong in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 8
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 5
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 14
天地 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
雲氣 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
必將 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《應帝王》 The Normal Course for Rulers and Kings in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋丘》 Explanation of Hills in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《釋草》 Explanation of Plants in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋獸》 Explanation of Beasts in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋畜》 Explanation of Domestic Animals 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》 1
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 8
三百 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 9