dì de

  1. noun soil / ground / land
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Geography 地理学
    Notes: As in 土地, or 地面 (FE '地' 2; CED '地' 3, 4)
  2. de particle subordinate particle
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: 地 can only be placed after an adverbial adjunct. For example, 笑容满面地走进央视西门 'walked into the CCTV West Gate with a big smile [on his] face.' (VOA 2016-01-25)
  3. proper noun Earth / ground / level / bhumi
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: bhūmi, one of the ten stages of bodhisattva development into a Buddha 十地; FGS translation standard: Earth (Faxiang)
  4. proper noun the earth
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 天地玄黃 'The sky was black and earth yellow.' (FE '地' 1; CED '地' 1; QZW)
  5. noun fields
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Agriculture 农业
    Notes: As in 天地 (FE '地' 2; CED '地' 3)
  6. noun a place
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 地方 or 地点, for example, in the idiom 因地制宜 'to accord with local customs using appropriate measures' (CCI '因地制宜'; CED '地' 8, 9; FE '地' 4).
  7. noun a situation / a position
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: As in 地位 (FE '地' 4; CED '地' 10)
  8. noun background
    Domain: Art 艺术
    Notes: As in the background of a painting (CED '地' 12)
  9. foreign di
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Used for the sound in mantras and Sanskrit names
  10. noun a territory / a region
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Geography 地理学
    Notes: As in 陆地 (FE '地' 3; CED '地' 2)
  11. noun used after a distance measure
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Geography 地理学
    Notes: To indicate that the measure is for travel distance (CED '地' 13)

Contained in

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Collocations

  • 公子地 (公子地) 公子地 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 9
  • 侵地 (侵地) 班其所取侵地于諸侯也 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 7
  • 卫地 (衛地) 及衛地 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 成公 Lord Cheng — count: 6
  • 祭天地 (祭天地) 天子祭天地 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 — count: 5
  • 地气 (地氣) 地氣上騰 — The Book of Rites 《禮記》, 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months — count: 4
  • 地正 (地正) 以地正國也 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》, 定公 Lord Ding — count: 4
  • 地反 (地反) 地反物為妖 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 3
  • 地来 (地來) 以地來 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 曹地 (曹地) 分曹地也 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 3
  • 鲁地 (魯地) 如魯地 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 3