1. noun a statute / a law / a regulation
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (GHC '律' 2; Kroll 2015 '律' 3; NCCED '律' 2; Unihan '律')
  2. noun monastic discipline / vinaya
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit: vinaya, Pali: vinaya, Japanese: ritsu; also used in Taoism (BL 'vinaya'; FGDB '律'; GHC '律' 4; Kroll 2015 '律' 5)
  3. verb to tune
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A musical instrument (Kroll 2015 '律' 1; NCCED '律' 1)
  4. verb to restrain
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '律' 2)
  5. noun pitch pipes
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (GHC '律' 1; Kroll 2015 '律' 2)
  6. noun a regulated verse of eight lines
    Domain: Literature 文学
    Notes: (GHC '律' 3; Kroll 2015 '律' 4)
  7. noun a requirement
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 要求 (GHC '律' 5)

Contained in

  • 法律 law
  • 律师(律師) a lawyer / an attorney ; vinaya teacher ; a Taoist master
  • 纪律(紀律) laws / regulations / discipline
  • 一律 uniformly / all / without exception ; same / uniform
  • 规律(規律) rule / law of behavior / regular pattern / rhythm / discipline
  • 照律 according to the law
  • 定律 a scientific law / an established law
  • 旋律 melody
  • 韻律(韻律) a cadence / a rhythm / a rhyme scheme / meter (in verse) ; cadence / rhythm / rhyme scheme / meter
  • 维权律师(維權律師) civil rights attorney
  • 韻律(韻律) a cadence / a rhythm / a rhyme scheme / meter (in verse) ; cadence / rhythm / rhyme scheme / meter

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