gǎn

  1. gǎn adjective bold / brave
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '敢')
  2. gǎn auxiliary verb to dare to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: 敢 is used as a modal auxiliary verb in this sense in both modern and Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 122; Sun 2006, loc. 1723).

Contained in

不敢当勇敢敢于果敢敢做敢当敢作敢当愧不敢当胆敢敢达不敢安敢心忧天下,敢人为先

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 12 Hongming Ji (Collection on the Propagation and Clarification of Buddhism) 《弘明集》 — count: 15
  • Scroll 5 Record of the Teaching and Practices of Siming (Siming Zunzhe Jiao Xing Lu) 《四明尊者教行錄》 — count: 13
  • Scroll 3 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 — count: 11
  • Scroll 4 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 — count: 11
  • Scroll 9 Tan Jin Wenji 《鐔津文集》 — count: 11
  • Scroll 25 Guang Hong Ming Ji 《廣弘明集》 — count: 11
  • Scroll 22 Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 — count: 10
  • Scroll 1 Quotations from Abbot Mi An 《密菴和尚語錄》 — count: 10
  • Scroll 32 Supplement to Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 《續傳燈錄》 — count: 10
  • Scroll 1 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 《宏智禪師廣錄》 — count: 10

Collocations

  • 敢陈 (敢陳) 聽乃敢陳 — Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》, Scroll 35 — count: 14
  • 敢违 (敢違) 不復敢違 — Sujata Sutra 《佛說玉耶女經》, Scroll 1 — count: 10
  • 未敢 (未敢) 未敢通之 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》, Scroll 2 — count: 8
  • 敢住 (敢住) 無敢住者 — Zhuanji Bai Yuan Jing (Avadānaśataka) 《撰集百緣經》, Scroll 10 — count: 6
  • 敢能 (敢能) 敢能如是索我相鬪 — Dazhengju Wang Jing (Pāyāsisuttanta) 《大正句王經》, Scroll 2 — count: 5
  • 敢停止 (敢停止) 蛇蝎等毒無敢停止 — The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》, Scroll 128 — count: 5
  • 敢问 (敢問) 敢問大聖智 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 敢近 (敢近) 一切鳥獸無敢近者 — Jātaka stories of the Bodhisattva (Pusa Benyuan Jing) 《菩薩本緣經》, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 敢见 (敢見) 敢見侵倰 — Sutra on the Wise and Foolish (Damamūka) 《賢愚經》, Scroll 2 — count: 3
  • 敢入 (敢入) 此婢生物敢入中坐 — Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》, Scroll 26 — count: 3