先王之道 xiān wáng zhī dào

xiān wáng zhī dào set phrase the way of former kings
Domain: Idiom 成语
Notes: Quote: from Book 1 學而 Xue Er of the 論語 “Analects of Confucius” (retranslated from Legge 1861, vol. 1, Confucian Analects, p. 7; CC-CEDICT '先王之道')

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 15 Fo Zu Lidai Tong Zai 佛祖歷代通載 — count: 2
  • Scroll 4 Daśacakrakṣitigarbha (Dafangguang Shi Lun Jing) 大方廣十輪經 — count: 1
  • Scroll 1 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 1
  • Scroll 55 Fa Yuan Zhu Lin 法苑珠林 — count: 1
  • Scroll 12 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 1
  • Scroll 35 Supplement to Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 續傳燈錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 15 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 1
  • Scroll 20 Quotations from Chan Master Dahui Pujue 大慧普覺禪師語錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 10 Guang Hong Ming Ji 廣弘明集 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 54 A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 佛祖統紀 — count: 1 , has English translation

Collocations

  • 反先王之道 (反先王之道) 謂其反先王之道 — Guang Hong Ming Ji 廣弘明集, Scroll 14 — count: 2
  • 明先王之道 (明先王之道) 明先王之道以道 — A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 佛祖統紀, Scroll 41 — count: 2