Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

况 (況) kuàng

  1. kuàng adverb moreover / how much the more
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used in this sense as a function word in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 146).
  2. kuàng noun situation
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
  3. kuàng verb to compare with / to be equal to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used as a full verb in this sense (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 146)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十九下 王莽傳 Volume 99c: Wang Mang 3 20
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷十九 耿弇列傳 Volume 19: Biography of Geng Yan 18
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 18
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百九十二 列傳第五十一 李諮 程戡 夏侯嶠 盛度 丁度 張觀 鄭戩 明鎬 王堯臣 孫抃 田況 Volume 292 Biographies 51: Li Zi, Cheng Kan, Xia Houjiao, Cheng Du, Ding Du, Zhang Guan, Zheng Jian, Ming Gao, Wang Yaochen, Sun Bian, Tian Kuang 17
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷八十三 薛宣朱博傳 Volume 83: Xue Xuan and Zhu Bo 15
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百九十中 列傳第一百四十中: 文苑中 Volume 190 Biographies 140: Men of Letters 2 14
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百六十六 列傳第一百十六: 元稹 白居易 Volume 166 Biographies 116: Yuan Zhen, Bai Juyi 14
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六 魏書六 董二袁劉傳 Volume 6: Book of Wei 6 - Biographies of Dong, the two Yuans, and Liu 12
History of Jin 《金史》 卷一百〇九 列傳第四十七: 完顏素蘭 陳規 許古 Volume 109 Biographies 47: Wan Yansulan, Chen Gui, Xu Gu 12
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷十六 鄧寇列傳 Volume 16: Biographies of Deng, Kou 12