Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

gèng gēng

  1. gèng adverb more / even more
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较 , Concept: Degree 程度
    Notes: (Unihan '更'; XHZD '更' gèng 2)
  2. gēng verb to change
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (XHZD '更' gēng 1)
  3. gēng noun a watch / a measure of time
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Used before China adopted the Western time system (XHZD '更' gēng 3)
  4. gèng adverb again / also
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 更 is synonymous with 再 or 又 in this sense (Unihan '更'; XHZD '更' gèng 1).
  5. gēng verb to experience
    Domain: Variant 异体字
    Notes: In the sense of 经历 (XHZD '更' gēng 2)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十三上   志第三十三上 地理七上 Volume 43a Treatises 37: Gepgraphy 7a 117
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十一    志第三十一  地理五 Volume 41 Treatises 35: Gepgraphy 5 105
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷三十九    志第二十九  地理三 Volume 39 Treatises 33: Gepgraphy 3 105
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十     志第三十   地理四 Volume 40 Treatises 34: Gepgraphy 4 79
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷三十七    志第二十七  地理一 Volume 37 Treatises 31: Gepgraphy 1 74
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷十一 劉玄劉盆子列傳 Volume 11: Biographies of Liu Xuan; Liu Penzi 71
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷三十八    志第二十八  地理二 Volume 38 Treatises 32: Gepgraphy 2 60
History of Jin 《金史》 卷二十四 志第五: 地理上 上京路 咸平路 東京路 北京路 西京路 中都路 Volume 24 Treatises 5: Geography 1 - Shangjing Circuit, Xianping Circuit, Dongjing Circuit, Beijing Circuit, Xijing Circuit, Zhongbu Circuit 53
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十二    志第三十二  地理六 Volume 42 Treatises 36: Gepgraphy 6 47
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷十九 百官公卿表 Volume 19: Table of nobility ranks and government offices 46