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灭 (滅) miè

  1. miè verb to destroy / to wipe out / to exterminate
    Domain: Violence 暴力
    Notes: (FE '滅' 1; Unihan '滅')
  2. miè noun the cessation of suffering
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: From Sanskrit: nirodha, Pāli: nirodha
  3. miè noun death
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  4. miè proper noun Nirvāṇa / Nibbāna / Nirvana
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: See 涅槃
  5. miè verb to extinguish / to put out
    Domain: Violence 暴力
    Notes: (FE '滅' 2; Unihan '滅')

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 28
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 25
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords 20
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《六國年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Six States 20
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《陳杞世家》 Houses of Chen and Qi 15
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《世家‧吳太伯世家》 Genealogies - House of Wu Taibo 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin 12
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《管蔡世家》 Houses of Guan and Cai 11

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
20. 《堯曰》 Yao Yue in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
同姓 《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《內則》 The Pattern of the Family in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
天理 《樂記》 Record of Music in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《喪服四制》 The Four Principles Underlying the Dress of Mourning in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《應帝王》 The Normal Course for Rulers and Kings in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
文章 《胠篋》 Cutting open Satchels in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《繕性》 Correcting the Nature 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》 2
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋器》 Explanation of Utensils in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 12
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 12
經書 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《邑部》 Yì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《火部》 Huǒ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《卷十二‧水部》 Scroll 12, Shuǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 4