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dù duó

  1. noun capacity / degree / a standard / a measure
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '度' 1; ABC 'du' bf 1, 2)
  2. duó verb to estimate / to calculate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '度' 2)
  3. verb to pass / to transit / to cross / to ferry over / to go beyond
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '度' 3; ABC 'dù' v; NCCED '度' 1)
  4. measure word amount
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: This measured word is most often used for temperature, angles, and other kinds of degree (Kroll '度' 5; ABC 'du' m 1).
  5. noun pāramitā / perfection
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: pāramitā, Pāli: pāramī. A pāramitā is the perfection or culmination of certain virtues. In the Mahāyāna tradition a pāramitā is a virtue practiced by a bodhisattva on the path to enlightenment. Another explanation is reaching the other shore The word is derived from the Sanskrit parama 'highest' or 'supreme'. The most common enumeration in the Mahāyāna tradition is 六度 'six pāramitās' and the most common in the Theravāda tradition is the ten pāramīs. The Mahāyāna tradition also extends the six pāramitās to ten 十波羅蜜, although they are different from the Theravāda list (BL 'pāramitā'; Shambhala 'pāramitā'; FGDB '波羅蜜'; Kroll '度' 4c).
  6. verb to save / to rescue / to liberate / to overcome
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: The origin of this term is to ferry over the sea of suffering to the other shore, Nirvana (Kroll '度' 4b; NCCED '度' 3).
  7. noun musical or poetic rhythm
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '度' 1a)
  8. noun ordination rhythm
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (Kroll '度' 4a)
  9. noun conduct / bearing
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Kroll '度' 5)
  10. measure word a time
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time 时间
    Notes: (ABC 'dù' m; NCCED '度' 2)
  11. verb to spend time / to pass time
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Leisure 休闲
    Notes: As in 度假 'take vacation' (ABC 'dù' v 1; NCCED '度' 2)
  12. measure word kilowatt-hour
    Domain: Physics 物理 , Subdomain: Electricity 电
    Notes: (ABC 'dù' m 2)
  13. suffix degree
    Domain: Physics 物理 , Subdomain: Electricity 电
    Notes: In this use 度 is a nominalizing suffix, for example, in 尺度 'yardstick', 速度 'speed', 透明度 'transparency', and 能见度 'visibility' (Sun 2006, loc. 714)

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印度印度尼西亚印度卢比印度尼西亚卢比制度高度程度度过态度年度速度力度印度洋角度欢度过度适度跨度粘度难度灭度深度温度度假一度大智度论度量衡长度强度密度高密度只读光盘调度风度幅度厚度极度季度浓度湿度透明度温度计限度首度再度国度程度补语六度印度红茶普度救度宋度宗

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 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 13
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 8
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 7
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《歷書》 Calendars 6
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 6
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 6
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《屈原賈生列傳》 Biographies of Qu Yuan and Master Jia 5

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
中度 中度 用器不中度 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 3
度度 度度 司空執度度地 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 2
度地 度地 司空執度度地 The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《王制》 Royal Regulations 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
進退 《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
司空 《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
貴賤 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
器皿 《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《玉藻》 The Jade-Bead Pendants of the Royal Cap in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《應帝王》 The Normal Course for Rulers and Kings in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
禮法 《天道》 The Way of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
不淫 《達生》 The Full Understanding of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《知北遊》 Knowledge Rambling in the North in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
四方 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
一法 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 8
項羽使將軍日夜 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《走部》 Zǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《辵部》 Chuò Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《又部》 Yòu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《寸部》 Cùn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《攴部》 Pū Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
玉門關 Liang County Song in Selections of Tang Poetry 2
《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 4