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将 (將) jiāng jiàng qiāng

  1. jiāng adverb will / shall (future tense)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: 将 has a similar use in Modern and Liteary Chinese in this sense (ABC 'jiāng' 将 adv 2; Kroll '將' jiāng 4; NCCED 2 '将' jiāng 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 120; Unihan '將'). For example, 將以釁鐘。'We are going to consecrate a bell with its blood.' (Mengzi: 1.7/4/4, translation by Legge)
  2. jiāng preposition to get / to use / marker for direct-object
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In this sense, 将 is used in a pretransitive construction to mark an instrument in written Chinese but not often in spoken Chinese in a similar way to 把 (ABC 'jiāng' 将 cov; Kroll '將' jiāng 2; NCCED 1 '将' jiāng 5; Norman 1988, p. 131)
  3. jiàng noun a general
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Military 军事
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàng' 将 n 1; NCCED '将' jiàng 3)
  4. jiāng proper noun Jiang
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
  5. jiāng conjunction and / or
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '將' jiāng 6)
  6. jiàng verb to command / to lead
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàng' 将 v; Kroll '將' jiàng; NCCED '将' jiàng 1)
  7. qiāng verb to request
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '将' qiāng 5)
  8. jiāng adverb approximately
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In Literary Chinese, when used in front of a numeric expression the meaning is 'approximately.' (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 58)
  9. jiāng verb to bring / to take / to use
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 将 is a full verb in Liteary Chinese in this sense (ABC 'jiāng' 将 v 1; Kroll '將' jiāng 1; NCCED 1 '将' 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 120).
  10. jiāng verb to support / to wait upon / to take care of
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED 1 '将' jiāng 2).
  11. jiāng verb checkmate
    Domain: Leisure 休闲 , Subdomain: Chinese Chess 象棋
    Notes: (ABC 'jiāng' 将 v 3; NCCED 1 '将' jiāng 7).
  12. jiāng verb to goad / to incite
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED 1 '将' jiāng 8).
  13. jiāng verb to do / to handle
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiāng' 将 v 2; NCCED 1 '将' jiāng 9).
  14. jiāng auxiliary verb placed between a verb and a complement of direction
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED 2 '将' jiāng 2).
  15. jiàng noun a high ranking officer
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Military 军事
    Notes: (NCCED '将' jiàng 2)
  16. jiàng noun backbone
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '将' jiàng 4)
  17. jiàng noun king
    Domain: Leisure 休闲 , Subdomain: Chinese Chess 象棋
    Notes: Piece in Chinese chess (ABC 'jiàng' 将 n 2; NCCED '将' jiàng 5)
  18. jiāng adverb might / possibly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Modal marker indicating uncertainty (ABC 'jiāng' 将 adv 3; Kroll '將' jiāng 5)
  19. jiāng adverb just / a short time ago
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (ABC 'jiāng' 将 adv 1)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Sarvāstivādavinaya (Shi Song Lu) 《十誦律》 Scroll 58 100
Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 Scroll 25 71
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 3 70
Quotations from Chan Master Yunmen Kuangzhen 《雲門匡真禪師廣錄》 Scroll 2 67
Siming's Letters on Ten Issues (Siming Shi Yi Shu) 《四明十義書》 Scroll 1 53
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 1 52
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 2 51
Siming's Letters on Ten Issues (Siming Shi Yi Shu) 《四明十義書》 Scroll 2 50
Mūlasarvāstivādavinayakṣudrakavastu (Genben Shuo Yiqie You Bu Pi Nai Ye Za Shi) 《根本說一切有部毘奈耶雜事》 Scroll 28 49
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 3 46