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gǎn

  1. gǎn adjective bold / brave
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    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心忧天下,敢人为先

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Dharmaguputakavinaya (Si Fen Lu) 《四分律》 Scroll 39 26

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
敢违 敢違 臣不敢違 Qishi Jing 《起世經》 Scroll 2 16
敢陈 敢陳 聽乃敢陳 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 35 12
敢问 敢問 敢問大聖智 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 3 7
敢覆 敢覆 不敢覆藏 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 52 6
未敢 未敢 未敢通之 Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》 Scroll 2 6
敢违逆 敢违逆 不敢違逆我意 Dafangbian Fo Bao'en Jing 《大方便佛報恩經》 Scroll 2 5
敢违命 敢違命 不敢違命 Collection of Writings about the Six Pāramitās (Liu Du Ji Jing) 《六度集經》 Scroll 2 5
敢入 敢入 不敢入彼大陣之中 Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》 Scroll 25 4
敢近 敢近 乃至鵰鷲不敢近 Yangjuemoluo Jing (Aṅgulimālīyasūtra) 《央掘魔羅經》 Scroll 2 4
敢娆 敢嬈 鬼神不敢嬈近 Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》 Scroll 32 4