Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

kōng kòng

  1. kōng adjective empty / void / hollow
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: (ABC 'kōng' 空 sv 1; NCCED kōng '空' 1; Unihan '空')
  2. kòng noun free time
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Leisure 休闲
    Notes: (ABC 'kòng' 空 n 1; NCCED kòng '空' 4)
  3. kòng verb to empty / to clean out
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
    Notes: (NCCED kòng '空' 1)
  4. kōng noun śūnyatā / emptiness / emptiness of inherent existence
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: śūnyatā, Pāli: suññatā, suñña; Japanese: kū. śūnyatā is the concept in Buddhism that all phenomenon lack a self and are subject to dependent origination; FGS translation standard: Emptiness (BL 'śūnyatā'; Faxiang; FGDB '空').
  5. kōng noun the sky / the air
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Nature 大自然
    Notes: In the sense of 天空 (ABC 'kōng' 空 bf; NCCED kōng '空' 3)
  6. kōng adjective in vain / for nothing
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: (ABC 'kōng' 空 sv 4; NCCED kōng '空' 4)
  7. kòng adjective vacant / unoccupied
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: (NCCED kòng '空' 2)
  8. kòng noun empty space
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: (ABC 'kòng' 空 n 2; NCCED kòng '空' 3)
  9. kōng adjective without substance
    Domain: Communications 通讯
    Notes: As in empty talk (NCCED kōng '空' 2)
  10. kōng verb to not have
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (NCCED kōng '空' 5)
  11. kòng noun opportunity / chance
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'kòng' 空 n 2; NCCED kòng '空' 5)
  12. kōng adjective vast and high
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'kōng' 空 sv 2)
  13. kōng adjective impractical / ficticious
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'kōng' 空 sv 3)
  14. kòng adjective blank
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'kòng' 空 sv 1)
  15. kòng adjective expansive
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'kòng' 空 sv 2)
  16. kòng adjective lacking
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'kòng' 空 sv 3)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
New History of the Five Dynasties 《新五代史》 卷五十八 新五代史考第一 Volume 58 Examination on the New Five Dynasties : 26
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十一 志第四 天文四 Volume 51 Treatises 4: Astronomy 4 19
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷一百四十 志2: 曆志 Volume 140: Treatises 2 Calendars 16
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十六 Scroll 16 15
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷九十七 列傳第五十七 夷蠻 Volume 97 Biographies 57: Yi Man 14
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十一 Scroll 11 14
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十一 志第二十四 律曆四 Volume 71 Treatises 24: Measures and Calendar 4 14
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十 Scroll 30 13
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十一 志第九十四 樂十六 Volume 141 Treatises 94: Music 16 12
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十 志第九十三 樂十五 Volume 140 Treatises 93: Music 15 12

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
空言 空言 空言虛語 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 10
空桐 空桐 奉公自空桐入 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 6
空壁 空壁 必空壁逐我 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 6
空文 空文 飾虛功執空文以罔主上 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《日者列傳》 Biographies of Soothsayers 4
登空 登空 西登空桐 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孝武本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowu Emperor 3
空笼 空籠 徒獻空籠 Garden of Stories 《說苑》 卷十二 奉使 Chapter 12: Receiving and Implementing Orders 3
空桑 空桑 空桑之琴瑟 Rites of Zhou 《周禮》 春官宗伯 第三 3. Office of Spring and Minister of Rites 3
赵空 趙空 共候趙空壁逐利 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮陰侯列傳》 Biography of the Marquis of Huaiyin 3
垂空 垂空 垂空文以斷禮義 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Autobiographical Afterword of the Grand Historian 3
空同 空同 空同 Huainanzi 《淮南子》 卷十三 氾論訓 Chapter 13: Overflowing Discussions 3