cháng

  1. cháng adverb always / ever / often / frequently / constantly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Time 时间
    Notes: 常 is synonymous with 经常 or 常常 in this sense and is placed before the verb that it modifies (CCD '常' 3; FE '常' 3; Guoyu '常' adj 2; Mathews 1931 '常', p. 25; Sun 2006, loc. 2053; Unihan '常').
  2. cháng proper noun Chang
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Name 名字
    Notes: (CCD '常' 5; FE '常' 6; Guoyu '常' n 2)
  3. cháng adverb long-lasting
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 常 is synonymous with 恒久 in this sense (CCD '常' 2; FE '常' 2; Guoyu '常' adv 1)
  4. cháng adjective common / general / ordinary
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 常 is synonymous with 一般, 普通, or 正常 in this sense (CCD '常' 1; FE '常' 1; Guoyu '常' adj 1; Mathews 1931 '常', p. 25; Unihan '常')
  5. cháng noun a principle / a rule
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '常' 5; FE '常' 5; Guoyu '常' n 1; Mathews 1931 '常', p. 25)
  6. cháng adjective eternal / nitya
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: nitya, Pali: nicca, Japanese: jō (BL 'nitya'; FGDB '常').

Contained in

  • 非常 extraordinarily / very ; out of the ordinary / unusual ; impermanent / transient
  • 无常(無常) irregular ; changing frequently ; impermanence / anitya / anicca ; impermanence
  • 常见(常見) commonly seen ; eternalism / śāśvatadṛṣṭi
  • 常精进(常精進) Nityodyukta
  • 常住 a long-term resident at a monastery ; permanence / eternalism / śāśvata / nitya-sthita ; monastery ; Permanence
  • 大梅法常 Damei Fachang
  • 常行乞食 only eating what is given as alms
  • 观心无常(觀心無常) Contemplate the impermanence of the mind
  • 常坐三昧 constant sitting samadhi
  • 常行三昧 constant walking samadhi
  • 常坐 constantly sitting in meditation
  • 常行 to perpetually practice / a permanent norm ; normal / ordinary ; constantly walking in meditation

Also contained in

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  • Scroll 3 Commentary on the Hundred Treatise 《百論疏》 — count: 212
  • Scroll 2 Da Ban Niepan Jing Yi Ji 《大般涅槃經義記》 — count: 203
  • Scroll 1 Da Ban Niepan Jing You Yi 《涅槃經遊意》 — count: 148
  • Scroll 8 Da Ban Niepan Jing Yi Ji 《大般涅槃經義記》 — count: 129
  • Scroll 491 The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 — count: 127
  • Scroll 18 Dasheng Yi Zhang 《大乘義章》 — count: 127
  • Scroll 2 Commentary on the Hundred Treatise 《百論疏》 — count: 125
  • Scroll 5 Da Ban Niepan Jing Yi Ji 《大般涅槃經義記》 — count: 122
  • Scroll 3 Shengman Bao Ku 《勝鬘寶窟》 — count: 121
  • Scroll 7 Da Ban Niepan Jing Yi Ji 《大般涅槃經義記》 — count: 110