Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

强 (強) qiáng qiǎng jiàng

  1. qiáng adjective strong / powerful
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Strength 力气
    Notes: In the sense of 有力 (Guoyu '強' qiáng adj 1; Unihan '強')
  2. qiáng adjective stubborn / unyielding
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Strength 力气
    Notes: In the sense of 坚毅 (Guoyu '強' qiáng adj 2)
  3. qiǎng verb to strive / to make an effort
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Process 过程
    Notes: In the sense of 竭力 (Guoyu '強' qiǎng v 2)
  4. qiáng adjective hard / solid
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 坚硬 (Guoyu '強' qiáng adj 3)
  5. qiáng adjective brutal / violent
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 横暴 (Guoyu '強' qiáng adj 4)
  6. qiáng adjective superior
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 优越 (Guoyu '強' qiáng adj 5)
  7. qiáng adjective abundant
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '強' qiáng adj 6)
  8. qiáng noun a powerful person
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '強' qiáng n 1)
  9. qiáng proper noun Qiang
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '強' qiáng n 2)
  10. qiáng verb to strengthen
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 加强; for example, 自强不息 'to strenghen oneself without stopping' (CCI p. 36; CC-CEDICT '自強不息'; Guoyu '自強不息'; Guoyu '強' qiáng v 1)
  11. jiàng adjective tough / tenacious
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 坚韧 (Guoyu '強' jiàng adj 1)
  12. jiàng adjective stiff / rigid
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 僵硬 (Guoyu '強' jiàng adj 2)
  13. jiàng adjective stubborn / obstinate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 固执 (Guoyu '強' jiàng adj 3)
  14. qiǎng verb to force
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Process 过程
    Notes: In the sense of 迫使 (Guoyu '強' qiǎng v 1)

Contained in

强制强调强国强大增强加强强有力强化自强强力强烈强劲倔强强势坚强强盗强度勉强强迫顽强发奋图强富强强盛自强自立强档特工强档强奸强权自强运动强调相音强刚强强行李克强强健强迫症强迫性强壮强硬强风强木补强胡志强自强不息强横要强列强强弱强梁强生强辩

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第三 律曆下 曆法 Volume 93: Rhythm and the Calendar Part Three 65
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十二 志第二 歷上 Volume 12 Treatises 2: Calendar 1 61
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 第一 律曆上 律準 候氣 Volume 91: Rhythm and the Calendar Part One 58
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十三 志第三 歷下 Volume 13 Treatises 3: Calendar 2 39
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百九十一 志第一百四十四 兵五 Volume 191 Treatises 144: Military 5 36
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十五 魏四 Chapter 25: Wei IV 32
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷六 秦四 Chapter 6: Qin IV 29
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 28
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十 趙三 Chapter 20: Zhao III 27
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十四 魏三 Chapter 24: Wei III 25

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
鉤强 鉤強 作為鉤強之備 Mozi 《墨子》 卷十三 魯問 Book 13 - Lu's Question 9
强武 強武 勇力強武 Mozi 《墨子》 卷八 明鬼下 Book 8 - On Ghosts III 5
众强 眾強 不可為富貴眾強 Mozi 《墨子》 卷八 明鬼下 Book 8 - On Ghosts III 5
强执 強執 而強執此者 Mozi 《墨子》 卷九 非命上 Book 9 - Anti-Fatalism I 4
以为强 以為強 彼以為強必治 Mozi 《墨子》 卷九 非命下 Book 9 - Anti-Fatalism III 4
畏强 畏強 仇牧可謂不畏強禦矣 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 3
毕强 畢強 是以股肱畢強相爲動宰乎 Mozi 《墨子》 卷四 兼愛下 Book 4 - Universal Love III 3
勇力强 勇力強 勇力強武 Mozi 《墨子》 卷八 明鬼下 Book 8 - On Ghosts III 3
强谏 強諫 鬻拳強諫楚子 The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 3
强御 強禦 仇牧可謂不畏強禦矣 Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 莊公 Lord Zhang 3