Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

乘方 chéngfāng

chéngfāng verb to square a number / to calculate the square
Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '乘方')

Contained in

大乘方廣總持经大乘方便会大乘方等要慧经大乘方广曼殊室利菩萨华严本教阎曼德迦忿怒王真言大威德仪轨品

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷九十七 列傳第五十七 夷蠻 Volume 97 Biographies 57: Yi Man 1
History of Song 《宋史》 卷二百九十三 列傳第五十二 田錫 王禹偁 張詠 Volume 293 Biographies 52: Tian Xi, Wang Yucheng, Zhang Yong 1
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷八十上 文苑列傳 Volume 80a: Biographies of Writers 1 1
Book of Zhou 《周書》 卷7 帝紀第7 宣帝 Volume 7 Annals 7: Emperor Xuan 1
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 1
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷八十一 獨行列傳 Volume 81: Biographies of Loners 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
万乘方 萬乘方 今萬乘方爭時 Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 2