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方便 fāngbiàn fāng biàn

  1. fāngbiàn adjective convenient
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Characteristic 特点
    Notes: (ABC 'fāngbiàn' sv 1; CED '方便' 1; NCCED '方便' 1)
  2. fāngbiàn noun upāya / skillful means / expedient means
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: upāya, short for 方便善巧 upāyakauśalya; FGS translation standard: Skillful Means (BL 'upāya'; Faxiang; FGDB '方便')
  3. fāngbiàn verb to to the toilet
    Domain: Spoken Language 口语
    Notes: (ABC 'fāngbiàn' v 1; NCCED '方便' 5)
  4. fāngbiàn verb to have money to lend
    Domain: Spoken Language 口语
    Notes: (ABC 'fāngbiàn' v 2; NCCED '方便' 4)
  5. fāngbiàn verb to make something convenient for others
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'fāngbiàn' v 3; NCCED '方便' 2)
  6. fāngbiàn verb to do somebody a favor
    Domain: Spoken Language 口语
    Notes: (ABC 'fāngbiàn' v 4)
  7. fāngbiàn adjective appropriate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (NCCED '方便' 3)
  8. fāng biàn phrase Convenience
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan 佛光山
    Notes: Venerable Master Hsing Yun's One-Stroke Calligraphy, translation by: Ven. Miao Guang 妙光 (FoguangPedia)

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 110 510
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 107 468
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 108 450
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 111 450
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 109 390
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 112 342
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 123 306
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 113 288
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 120 279
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 122 279

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
无量方便 無量方便 為我無量方便說法現義 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 3 56
求方便 求方便 當為求方便 Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》 Scroll 2 42
欲求方便 欲求方便 起欲求方便行 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 21 24
舍方便 捨方便 意不捨方便 Chang Ahan Shi Bao Fa Jing 《長阿含十報法經》 Scroll 1 18
无数方便 無數方便 婆羅門以無數方便 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 5 16
直方便 直方便 六為直方便 Chang Ahan Shi Bao Fa Jing 《長阿含十報法經》 Scroll 1 15
精进方便 精進方便 有瞻精進方便 Chang Ahan Shi Bao Fa Jing 《長阿含十報法經》 Scroll 1 13
方便禅 方便禪 常當修習方便禪思 Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》 Scroll 3 13
修习方便 修習方便 常當修習方便禪思 Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》 Scroll 3 12
方便时 方便時 慇懃方便時救令滅 Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》 Scroll 7 11

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
方便 Scroll 1 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 5
方便 Scroll 2 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 2
婆羅門無數方便 Scroll 5 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 3
方便天福 Scroll 6 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 5
方便 Scroll 7 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 2
方便 Scroll 2 in Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》 2
方便 Scroll 2 in Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《般泥洹經》 2
精進方便 Scroll 1 in Chang Ahan Shi Bao Fa Jing 《長阿含十報法經》 5
方便 Scroll 2 in Chang Ahan Shi Bao Fa Jing 《長阿含十報法經》 37
方便 Scroll 1 in Ren Ben Yu Sheng Jing 《人本欲生經》 2
種種方便 Scroll 1 in Śakraparipṛcchā Sūtra 《帝釋所問經》 2
方便 Scroll 1 in Śṛgālavādasūtra 《尸迦羅越六方禮經》 1
長者方便 Scroll 1 in Ambaṭṭhasutta 《佛開解梵志阿颰經》 1
方便 Scroll 1 in Brahmajālasūtra 《梵網六十二見經》 7
方便怵惕 Scroll 1 in Sāmaññaphalasutta 《寂志果經》 1
方便 Scroll 1 in Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 2
方便 Scroll 2 in Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 2
無量方便說法 Scroll 3 in Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 5
無量方便說法 Scroll 4 in Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 2
方便稱說 Scroll 5 in Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 1
方便 Scroll 1 in Salt Water Parable Sūtra 《鹹水喻經》 1
精進方便 Scroll 1 in Yiqie Liu She Shou Yin Jing (Sabbāsavasutta) 《一切流攝守因經》 3
方便 Scroll 1 in Si Di Jing (Catuḥsatyasūtra) 《四諦經》 6
有所方便 Scroll 1 in Lunwang Qi Bao Jing (Cakkavatti) 《輪王七寶經》 1
以此方便 Scroll 1 in Ding Sheng Wang Gushi Jing 《頂生王故事經》 1