1. zhōng noun loyalty / devotion
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, in literary Chinese, 忠言逆耳 'honest advice, [although] unpleasant to the ear[, induces good conduct]' (Han Feizi's Wai Chu Shuo Zuo Shang). 忠 is an important element of Confucian thought (DCP 'Z137'; Kroll '忠' 1a; Sun 2006, loc. 1322; Yao, 2000, p. 35).
  2. zhōng proper noun Zhong
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Name 名字
  3. zhōng adjective wholehearted
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '忠' 1).

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