1. noun idea
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '意'; CCD '意' 1; FE '意' 1; Guoyu '意' n 3; Kroll 2015 '意' 1, p. 548; XHZD '意' 1, p. 893)
  2. proper noun Italy (abbreviation)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Europe 欧洲 , Concept: Country 国家
    Notes: Abbreviation for 意大利 (CC-CEDICT '意')
  3. noun a wish / a desire / intention
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 愿望. For example, 所謂誠其意者,毋自欺也 What is meant by 'making the thoughts sincere.' is the allowing no self-deception.' (The Classic of Rites, The Great Learning《禮記‧大學》, trans. by Legge 1885; CC-CEDICT '意'; CCD '意' 2; FE '意' 2; Guoyu '意' n 6; Kroll 2015 '意' 2, p. 548; XHZD '意' 2, p. 893)
  4. noun mood / feeling
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 情感 (Guoyu '意' n 5; Kroll 2015 '意' 2a, p. 548)
  5. noun will / willpower / determination
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 意志 (Wu and Tee 2015, loc. 1351)
  6. noun bearing / spirit
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 意气 or 气势 (Kroll 2015 '意' 2b, p. 548)
  7. verb to think of / to long for / to miss
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 思念 (CC-CEDICT '意'; Guoyu '意' v 3; Kroll 2015 '意' 4, p. 548; )
  8. verb to anticipate / to expect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 意料 or 猜测 (CC-CEDICT '意'; CCD '意' 3; FE '意' 3; Guoyu '意' v 2; Kroll 2015 '意' 3, p. 548; XHZD '意' 3, p. 893)
  9. verb to doubt / to suspect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 意 is the same as 怀疑 (Guoyu '意' v 1)
  10. noun meaning
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 意思 (CC-CEDICT '意'; FE '意' 4; Guoyu '意' n 1; Kroll 2015 '意' 1b, p. 548; )
  11. noun a suggestion / a hint
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '意' 5)
  12. noun manas / mind / mentation
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: manas, Pali: manas, Japanese: i (BL 'manas'; FGDB '意'; Kroll 2015 '意' 1a, p. 548; )
  13. noun an understanding / a point of view
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 看法 (Guoyu '意' n 2)
  14. adverb or
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 或 (Guoyu '意' adv)
  15. proper noun Yi
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '意' n 8)

Contained in

  • 意志 will / willpower / determination ; Willpower
  • 大意 general idea / main idea ; careless ; great understanding
  • 如意 satisfactory ; a sceptre / ruyi ; Ruyi ; As You Wish ; as one wishes

Also contained in

意想不到意识生意意大利意义有意随意注意任意爱己注意意见示意图同意恶意民意愿意意思满意中意惬意创意意料意识形态意愿意味意味着意外敬意好意没意思有意思主意不好意思故意心意情意意旨粗心大意得意意蕴惹人注意歉意玩意儿诚心诚意诚意乐意留意全心全意

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 400
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 351
  • Scroll 1 Sāgaranāgarājaparipṛcchā (Fo Wei Suo Jia Luo Long Wang Suo Shuo Dasheng Jing) 《佛為娑伽羅龍王所說大乘經》 — count: 251
  • Scroll 5 Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 — count: 223
  • Scroll 5 Zhi Guan Fu Xing Chuan Hong Jue 《止觀輔行傳弘決》 — count: 218
  • Scroll 2 Sāgaranāgarājaparipṛcchā (Fo Wei Suo Jia Luo Long Wang Suo Shuo Dasheng Jing) 《佛為娑伽羅龍王所說大乘經》 — count: 214
  • Scroll 1 Śāriputrābhidharmaśāstra (Shelifu Apitan Lun) 《舍利弗阿毘曇論》 — count: 209
  • Scroll 3 Zhi Guan Fu Xing Chuan Hong Jue 《止觀輔行傳弘決》 — count: 190
  • Scroll 2 Śāriputrābhidharmaśāstra (Shelifu Apitan Lun) 《舍利弗阿毘曇論》 — count: 190
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 183

Collocations

  • 意三昧 (意三昧) 彼入定意三昧 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 11 — count: 29
  • 入定意 (入定意) 彼入定意三昧 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 11 — count: 28
  • 意行 (意行) 意行有慈 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 4 — count: 14
  • 意欲 (意欲) 意欲動於地 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 9
  • 意法 (意法) 受意法觀 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 5 — count: 8
  • 志意 (誌意) 善護其志意 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 12 — count: 8
  • 佛意 (佛意) 佛意無欲 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 8
  • 分散意 (分散意) 捨分散意 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《般泥洹經》, Scroll 1 — count: 7
  • 出家意 (出家意) 明出家意 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 5 — count: 5
  • 王意 (王意) 健疾如王意 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 1 — count: 5