dà dài tài

  1. adjective big / great / huge / large / major
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: Middle Chinese: daH; the opposite of 小 'small'. For example, 大规模 'large scale.' Note that adjectives of size, like 大, must precede adjectives relating to shape. For example, 大黑马 'large black horse' (ABC 'dà' sv 1; CED '大' 1; GHC '大' 1; Kroll '大' 1; NCCED '大' 1; Sun 2006, loc. 1766).
  2. noun Kangxi radical 37
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  3. dài proper noun Dai
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
  4. noun an element
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (Kroll '大' 3)
  5. noun size
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: For example, what is the size of the dog? 狗多大?(CED '大'; NCCED '大' 2)
  6. adjective old
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time 时间
    Notes: In the sense of 年长 (ABC 'dà' sv 3; CED '大' 6; GHC '大' 4; NCCED '大' 2). For example, as a very old age 年龄很大.
  7. adverb greatly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Scale 规模
    Notes: For example, greatly terrified 大怖 (ABC 'dà' v 1; CED '大' 7; GHC '大' 6; NCCED '大' 4)
  8. adjective oldest
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Affixes 附类
    Notes: In this use, 大 is a 指大 'augmentative' prefix (Crystal 2008, 'augmentative'; Sun 2006, loc. 695). For example, big sister 大姐 (CED '大' 10; GHC '大' 5; NCCED '大' 5)
  9. noun adult
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Society 社会
    Notes: As in 大人 (NCCED '大' 6)
  10. tài adverb greatest / grand
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Same as 太 (GHC '大' 7; Kroll '大')
  11. dài noun an important person
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 大夫 'doctor' (ABC 'dài'; CED '大'; NCCED '大')
  12. foreign da
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Foreign Language 外语
    Notes: Used to transliterate foreign names
  13. tài adverb greatest / grand
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Same as 太 (GHC '大' 7; Kroll '大')

Contained in

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Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 4 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 — count: 267
  • Scroll 98 The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 — count: 216
  • Scroll 110 Mahāratnakūṭasūtra (The Great Treasures Collection Sūtra) 《大寶積經》 — count: 214
  • Scroll 1 Shijia Pu 《釋迦譜》 — count: 186
  • Scroll 7 Chuan Fa Zhengzong Ji 《傳法正宗記》 — count: 165
  • Scroll 3 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 — count: 150
  • Scroll 7 Fa Hua Yi Shu 《法華義疏》 — count: 143
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 142
  • Scroll 29 Zhen Yuan Xin Ding Shijiao Mulu 《貞元新定釋教目錄》 — count: 141
  • Scroll 27 Zhen Yuan Xin Ding Shijiao Mulu 《貞元新定釋教目錄》 — count: 141

Collocations

  • 大祀 (大祀) 婆羅門欲設大祀 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 15 — count: 43
  • 大婆罗门 (大婆羅門) 汝曾與諸耆舊長宿大婆羅門如是論耶 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 13 — count: 16
  • 欲大 (欲大) 我今欲大祭祀 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 15 — count: 15
  • 设大 (設大) 婆羅門欲設大祀 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 15 — count: 13
  • 大名称 (大名稱) 妙法大名稱 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 1 — count: 11
  • 大威力 (大威力) 諸天大威力 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 1 — count: 11
  • 大果报 (大果報) 得大果報 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 11
  • 大患 (大患) 欲為大患 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 7
  • 大施 (大施) 我今當為一切大施 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 7 — count: 7
  • 大动 (大動) 地為大動 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 7