Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zōng

  1. zōng noun school / sect
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: In the sense of 宗派 (Kroll '宗' 5; NCCED '宗' 3)
  2. zōng noun thesis / conclusion / tenet / siddhānta
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: siddhānta, Japanese: shū; a concept in Buddhist logic (BL 'siddhānta'; FGDB '宗'; Hanyeong, Bak 2017. An Anthology of East Asian Commentaries on the Nyāyapraveśa, Seoul, Korea: Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism)
  3. zōng noun ancestor
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 祖宗 or 祖先 (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 1; GHC '宗' 2; Kroll '宗' 1; NCCED '宗' 1)
  4. zōng measure word a measure word for transaction or business related things
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: For example, used for 款子 'a sum of money' (ABC 'zōng' 宗 m; GHC '宗' 5; NCCED '宗' 7)
  5. zōng verb to take as one's model as
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 10; NCCED '宗' 5)
  6. zōng noun purpose
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 3; NCCED '宗' 4)
  7. zōng noun an ancestral temple
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 宗 is synonymous with 祖庙 in this sense (ABC 'zōngm' 宗 bf 6; GHC '宗' 1; Kroll '宗' 1b). Etymology: 宗,尊祖庙也。 'Zong: the temple of a respected ancestor.' (Shuo Wen)
  8. zōng verb to respect / to revere / to admire / to honor
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 宗 is synonymous with 尊崇 in this sense (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 8; GHC '宗' 3; Kroll '宗' 2)
  9. zōng noun clan / family
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 同族 or 宗族 (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 2; GHC '宗' 4; Kroll '宗' 1a; NCCED '宗' 2)
  10. zōng noun a model
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 5; Kroll '宗' 3; NCCED '宗' 6)
  11. zōng noun a county
    Domain: Administration 管理
    Notes: In the sense of 县, used in Tibet (ABC 'zōng' 宗 n 1; NCCED 2 '宗')
  12. zōng noun religion
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'zōng' 宗 bf 7)
  13. zōng adjective essential / necessary
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '宗' 3a)
  14. zōng noun summation
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '宗' 3b)
  15. zōng verb a visit by feudal lords
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '宗' 4)
  16. zōng proper noun Zong
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (ABC 'zōng' 宗 n 2; GHC '宗' 6)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷六十八 郭符許列傳 Volume 68: Biographies of Guo, Fu, Xu 36
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷十九 志第九 禮上 Volume 19 Treatises 9: Rites Part One 28
The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 特牲馈食礼 第十五 15. Rites of the single victim food offering 27
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷三十八 張法滕馮度楊列傳 Volume 38: Biographies of Zhang, Fa, Teng, Feng, Du, Yang 26
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 26
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷七十 傅常鄭甘陳段傳 Volume 70: Fu, Chang, Zheng, Gan, Chen and Duan 25
Guoyu 《國語》 魯語上 Discourses of Lu I 25
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷六十七 黨錮列傳 Volume 67: Biographies of Partisan Prohibitions 21
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷五十九 列傳第二十九 汝南王亮 楚王瑋 趙王倫 齊王冏 長沙王乂 成都王潁 河間王顒 東海王越 Volume 59 Biographies 29: Liang, Prince Wencheng of Ru'nan; Wei, Prince Yin of Chu; Lun, Prince of Zhao; Jiong, Prince of Qi; Ai, Prince of Changsha; Ying, Prince of Chengdu; Yong, Prince of Hejian; Yue, Prince Xiaoxian of Donghai 20
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 19

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
宗周 宗周 閔宗周也 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧王‧黍離 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wang - Shu Li 10
伯宗 伯宗 伯宗曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 宣公 Lord Xuan 9
宗祧 宗祧 失守宗祧 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 7
宗妇 宗婦 公與文姜宗婦命之 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 桓公 Lord Huan 7
宗子 宗子 宗子維城 The Book of Songs 《詩經》 大雅‧生民之什‧板 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Sheng Min - Ban 7
祝宗 祝宗 使其祝宗祈死曰 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 6
陈宗 陳宗 陳宗豎出奔楚 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 5
宗鲁 宗魯 齊豹見宗魯於公孟 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 4
宗曰 宗曰 上宗曰 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 顧命 Zhou Shu - Testamentary Charge 4
宗人 宗人 授宗人同 Book of Documents 《尚書》 周書 顧命 Zhou Shu - Testamentary Charge 4