zhèng

  1. zhèng adjective upright / straight
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 sv; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 42)
  2. zhèng adverb just doing something / just now
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 adv 2; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43)
  3. zhèng verb to straighten / to correct
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 v; Guoyu '正' zhèng v 1; Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 2; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43)
  4. zhèng adjective main / central / primary
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 正门 'main entrance' (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 1; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 6; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 42)
  5. zhèng adjective fundamental / original
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: As in 正本 original manuscript (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 6; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43)
  6. zhèng adjective precise / exact / accurate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 2; Unihan '正')
  7. zhèng adjective at right angles
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 3)
  8. zhèng adjective unbiased / impartial
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 不偏斜 (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 10; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 2; Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 1a)
  9. zhèng adjective true / correct / orthodox
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 5; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 4; Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 1; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43; Unihan '正')
  10. zhèng adjective unmixed / pure
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 精纯 (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 4; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 3)
  11. zhèng adjective positive (charge)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Physics
    Notes: The opposite of 负 'negative' (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 7; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 7; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43)
  12. zhèng adjective positive (number)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Mathematics
    Notes: As in 正数 (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 8; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 7)
  13. zhèng adjective standard
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 11)
  14. zhèng adjective chief / principal / primary
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 12; Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 5; Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 4; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43)
  15. zhèng adjective honest
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 9)
  16. zhèng verb to execute / to carry out
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'zhèng' 正 bf 14)
  17. zhèng adverb precisely
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: For example, 正合时 perfectly timed (ABC 'zhèng' 正 adv 1; Guoyu '正' zhèng adv 1; Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 5; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 43)
  18. zhèng adjective accepted / conventional
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '正' zhèng adj 1; Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 1b)
  19. zhèng verb to govern
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As a variant of 政 (Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 3)
  20. zhèng adverb only / just
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '正' zhèng 5a)
  21. zhēng noun first month
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Of the Chinese lunar calendar, as in 正月 (ABC 'zhēng' 正 adv 1; Guoyu '正' zhēng; Kroll 2015 '正' zhēng 1; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 44)
  22. zhēng noun center of a target
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '正' zhēng 2; Mathews 1931 '正', p. 44)

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  • 正卿 (正卿) 並於正卿 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 莊公 Lord Zhang — count: 7
  • 先正 (先正) 羣公先正 — The Book of Songs 詩經, 大雅‧蕩之什‧雲漢 Greater odes of the kingdom - Decade Of Dang - Yun Han — count: 6
  • 正曰 (正曰) 木正曰句芒 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 5
  • 工正 (工正) 使為工正 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 莊公 Lord Zhang — count: 4
  • 火正 (火正) 古之火正 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 正厥 (正厥) 乃正厥位 — Book of Documents 尚書, 商書 盤庚下 Shang Shu - Pan Geng III — count: 3
  • 正舆 (正輿) 萊人使正輿子 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 马正 (馬正) 季氏以公鉏為馬正 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 隧正 (隧正) 叔仲昭伯為隧正 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 2
  • 举正 (舉正) 舉正於中 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 文公 Lord Wen — count: 2