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néng

  1. néng auxiliary verb can / able
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: Expresses either (1) the physical ability to do something or (2) possibility. 能 is used in this sense as a modal auxiliary in a similar way in both modern and Literary Chinese (Guoyu '能' v 1; Kroll '能' 2; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 122; Sun 2006, loc. 1717; XHZD '能' 3)
  2. néng adjective able
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: (Unihan '能')
  3. néng noun ability / capacity
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Ability 能力
    Notes: In the sense of 能力 (Guoyu '能' n 2; Kroll '能' 1; Unihan '能'; XHZD '能' 1)
  4. néng noun a mythical bear-like beast
    Domain: Mythology 神话
    Notes: (Guoyu '能' n 1)
  5. néng noun energy
    Domain: Physics 物理
    Notes: In the sense of 能量; for example, 电能 'electrical energy' (Guoyu '能' n 6; XHZD '能' 7)
  6. néng noun function / use
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 用途 or 功用 (Guoyu '能' n 4)
  7. néng adverb may / should / permitted to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: In the sense of 可以 (Guoyu '能' adv 1; Unihan '能'; XHZD '能' 5)
  8. néng adjective talent
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '能' adj 1; Kroll '能' 1a; XHZD '能' 2)
  9. néng adjective expert at
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '能' 2a)
  10. néng verb to be in harmony
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 投契 (Guoyu '能' v 2; Kroll '能' 3)
  11. néng verb to tend to / to care for
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '能' 3a)
  12. néng verb to reach / to arrive at
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 到 (Guoyu '能' v 3; Kroll '能' 4)
  13. néng adverb as long as / only
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 只 (Guoyu '能' adv 2; Kroll '能' 5)
  14. néng adverb even if
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 宁 (Guoyu '能' adv 3; Kroll '能' 5a)
  15. néng adverb but
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '能' 5b)
  16. néng adverb in this way
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '能' 6)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Jin Guang Ming Zui Sheng Wang Jing Shu 《金光明最勝王經疏》 Scroll 4 412
Cheng Weishi Lun Yan Mi 《成唯識論演祕》 Scroll 7 261
Dasheng Ru Dao Cidi 《大乘入道次第》 Scroll 1 256
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 8 246
Jin Guang Ming Zui Sheng Wang Jing Shu 《金光明最勝王經疏》 Scroll 5 235
Zhi Guan Fu Xing Chuan Hong Jue 《止觀輔行傳弘決》 Scroll 5 234
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 3 232
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 10 215
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 2 211
Jin Guang Ming Zui Sheng Wang Jing Shu 《金光明最勝王經疏》 Scroll 3 210

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
能说法 能說法 能說法 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 9 12
能说 能說 彼所能說 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 3 10
能养 能養 能養眾 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 9 9
能使 能使 則能使其得究竟道 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 5 8
如来能 如來能 唯有如來能成此法 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 3 6
尽能 儘能 我盡能說 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 8 6
能灭 能滅 能滅諸結使 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 1 6
能尽 能儘 瞿曇沙門能盡知耶 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 4 5
人能 人能 人能受法 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 3 4
能现 能現 在所能現 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 3 4