Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

  1. preposition according to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 按照 (GHC 依 2; Kroll '依' 3; NCCED '依' 4)
  2. verb to depend on / to lean on
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 依靠 (ABC 'yī' 依 1; GHC 依 1; Kroll '依' 1; NCCED '依' 1, 2)
  3. noun upadhi / bonds / substratum
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit: upadhi, Pali: upadhi. In Buddhism, upadhi is the concept of the bonds that bind to continued existence in 生死 Saṃsāra. In Sanskrit, one of the meanings is upadhi is like a spoke in a wheel, 'the part of the wheel between the nave and the circumference.' The Pali Text Society lists one sense of this term as a substratum and a second as 'clinging to rebirth' (BL 'upadhi'; MW 'upadhi'; Pali Text Society, 2013, 'upadhi').
  4. verb to comply with / to follow
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 跟着 or 随着 (ABC 'yī' 依 2; GHC 依 3; Kroll '依' 2; NCCED '依' 3)
  5. verb to help
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 帮助 (GHC 依 4)
  6. adjective flourishing
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 茂盛 (GHC 依 5)
  7. adjective lovable
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 可爱 (GHC 依 6)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十三 志第三十三:  選舉三 Volume 83 Treatises 36: Selection of Officials 3 82
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十四 志第三十四:  選舉四 Volume 84 Treatises 37: Selection of Officials 4 78
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十三 志第十三: 曆二 Volume 33 Treatises 13: Calendar 2 55
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷八十二 志第三十二:  選舉二 Volume 82 Treatises 35: Selection of Officials 2 47
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷17 志第12 律曆中 Volume 17 Treatises 12: Measures and the Calendar 2 35
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百十四 表第五 宰輔五 Volume 214 Tables 5: Chancellors 5 35
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷107下 律曆志三下 Volume 107b Treatise 3: Treatise on Music and Calendars 2 34
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十五    志第十五   曆一 Volume 25 Treatises 16: Calendar 1 33
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十二 志第十二: 曆一 Volume 32 Treatises 12: Calendar 1 32
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百二十三 志第七十六 禮二十六 Volume 123 Treatises 76: Rites 26 32