1. noun method / way
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: 法 is synonymous with 方法 or 办法 in this sense (CCD '法' 2; FE '法' 3; Kroll 2015 '法' 3, p. 104). For example, 没法再管束自己 '[He] had no way to control himself any longer.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 306)
  2. proper noun France
    Domain: Places 地方 , Subdomain: Europe 欧洲 , Concept: Country 国家
    Notes: Abbreviation for 法国 (CCD 2 '法')
  3. noun the law / rules / regulations
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Law 法律
    Notes: 法 is synonymous with 法令 or 规章 in this sense (CCD '法' 1; FE '法' 2; Kroll 2015 '法' 1, p. 104; Wu and Tee 2015, loc. 2008)
  4. proper noun the teachings of the Buddha / Dharma / Dhárma
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dharma, Pali: dhamma, Japanese: hō; in the sense of 佛法 'Buddha dharma'; FGS translation standard: Dharma (BL 'dharma'; CCD '法' 5; Faxiang; FE '法' 5; Kroll 2015 '法' 6, p. 104)
  5. noun a dharma / a dhárma / a natural law / teachings
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dhárma, Pāli: dhamma. This word is used in Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism with a number of related meanings. In Hinduism, dhárma literally means 'that which is held together.' (BL 'dharma'; Mittal and Thursby 2006, p19; Kroll 2015 '法' 5, p. 104); FGS translation standard: Dharma
  6. noun a mental object / a phenomenon / dharma / a thought
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dhárma, Pāli: dhamma; a basic unit of existence or experience (BL 'dharma'); FGS translation standard: Dharma
  7. noun a standard / a norm
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 法 is synonymous with 标准 or 模式 in this sense (CCD '法' 3; FE '法' 7; Kroll 2015 '法' 2, p. 104)
  8. noun an institution
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 仿效 (FE '法' 1)
  9. verb to emulate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '法' 4; FE '法' 4; Kroll 2015 '法' 2a, p. 104)
  10. noun magic / a magic trick
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 法术 (CCD '法' 6; FE '法' 6)
  11. noun punishment
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '法' 8)
  12. proper noun Fa
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (CCD '法' 7; FE '法' 8)
  13. noun quality / characteristic
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dhárma, Pāli: dhamma (BL 'dharma')
  14. noun a precedent
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '法' 2b, p. 104)
  15. noun a classification of some kinds of Han texts
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '法' 4, p. 104)
  16. adjective relating to a ceremony or rite
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '法' 7, p. 104)
  17. noun Dharma
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan 佛光山
    Notes: (Glossary of Humanistic Buddhism)

Contained in

  • 说法(說法) a statement / wording ; to teach the Dharma / to expound Buddhist teachings / dharma-desana ; a opinion / view / understanding ; words from the heart ; Expounding the Dharma
  • 无法(無法) unable / incapable ; with no regard for the law ; No-Dharma
  • 佛法 Dharma / Dhárma / Dhamma / Buddha-Dhárma / Buddhist doctrine ; the power of the Buddha ; Buddha's Teaching
  • 法会(法會) a Dharma service / an assembly / dharma-saṃgīti
  • 立法 to legislate ; to be upright in character
  • 法界 a dharma realm / a dhárma realm / dharmadhatu / dharmadhātu ; tathatā / suchness / inherent nature / true nature / tathata ; Dharma Realm
  • 数法(數法) method of counting ; enumerating dharmas
  • 法语(法語) French language ; Dharma words ; Dharma Words
  • 法师(法師) Dharma Master / Venerable / a Buddhist monk or nun ; a Taoist priest ; Venerable ; Dharma Teacher

Also contained in

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 21 Śāriputrābhidharmaśāstra (Shelifu Apitan Lun) 《舍利弗阿毘曇論》 — count: 1215
  • Scroll 22 Śāriputrābhidharmaśāstra (Shelifu Apitan Lun) 《舍利弗阿毘曇論》 — count: 813
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 795
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 527
  • Scroll 4 Abhidharmaprakaraṇapādaśāstra (Zhong Shi Fen Apitan Lun) 《眾事分阿毘曇論》 — count: 499
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 《四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔》 — count: 458
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 421
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 《四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔》 — count: 394
  • Scroll 26 Śāriputrābhidharmaśāstra (Shelifu Apitan Lun) 《舍利弗阿毘曇論》 — count: 372
  • Scroll 2 Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 — count: 301

Collocations

  • 法增长 (法增長) 令法增長 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 15
  • 难解法 (難解法) 一難解法 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 9 — count: 14
  • 离垢法 (離垢法) 是為苦行離垢法也 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 8 — count: 12
  • 法中 (法中) 此為法中上 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 1 — count: 9
  • 法不可 (法不可) 法不可壞 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 7
  • 最上法 (最上法) 最上法之王 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 5 — count: 6
  • 等法 (等法) 汝等頗欲聞如來八無等法不 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 5 — count: 6
  • 法法成 (法法成) 如是則為法法成就 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 5 — count: 6
  • 令法 (令法) 令法增長 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 5
  • 不善法 (不善法) 離不善法 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 5 — count: 5